Kickboxing for Kids @ Lara’s Place
3A Jalan 17/45, PJ (03 7956 8768/ www.larasplace.my). Kickboxing isn’t just for adults – it’s a great way for kids to toughen up and shape up. Watch your child grow stronger and faster through repetitive drills involving fast fists and fancy footwork. Sensei Tony, who has more than 20 years of experience under his (black) belt, coaches all levels of students so beginners need not shy away from the new sport. Every Monday, 6-7pm. Course fee, RM120 for weekly classes in one month; Registration fee, RM50.
Camping Hash by KL Junior Hash House Harriers
(012 239 7870/019 335 7743/ www.kljhhh.org). Get your children off their iPads and out into the wild. KL’s Junior Hash House Harriers will embark on its annual Merdeka camping hash this September. The camping site in Nenasi, Pahang is next to a three-kilometre private beach so the whole family can look forward to an unconventional seaside holiday with other fun-seeking families. August 25-28. RM35 per adult; RM30 per child.
Michael’s Badminton Academy
Lot 10949, Jalan SS24/10, Taman Megah, PJ (03 7803 4166/www.mba101badminton. com). Michael’s Badminton Academy (MBA) has become the go-to destination for youngsters hoping to emulate Lee Chong Wei. The company holds badminton lessons, workshops and children’s camps, which include professional coaching and overnight stays at the centre’s dormitories. Players can look forward to testing their skills on rubber and parquet courts that regularly play host to international tournaments. Daily, 9am-11pm. Court rental starts from RM15.80 per hour. KL & Surrounds
It’s a Hit!
Rooftop, 1 Utama Shopping Centre, Bandar Utama, PJ (03 7727 2576/www.hit.com.my). Accessible via the High Street lift in 1 Utama
The Swashbucklers Fencing Club
First floor, Jalan PJU 1/3D, Sunway Mas Commercial Centre, PJ (016 682 0870/ www.fencing4all.com). Parry! Thrust! The aptly named Swashbuckler’s Fencing Club offers all things fencing from classes and workshops to fencing competitions and holiday camps