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What is Come ‘n Try?

Come ‘n Try is an initiative that aims to assist sports and recreation organisations promote their sports and activities to children.

Who is 'Life. Be in it'?

'Life. Be in it' is a brand that promotes an active and healthy lifestyle. It started as an advertising campaign in the 1970s to stimulate exercise and an awareness of the benefits of a healthy lifestyle. More recently, the brand has been associated with corporate events such as the be active Corporate Cup and is the brand attached to the sports centre at Unley High School. 'Life. Be in it' and its events and programs is managed in South Australia by Enventive, a not-for-profit event management and sports marketing company.

How does Come 'n Try work?

There will be a variety of sports offering Come 'n Try sessions during the week.  Most sessions are held in the morning, but some are held through the day or possibly the evening too. Simply decide which sessions you want to attend and proceed to the online booking system indicated on each sport's information page.

Are the session free?

No. There is a charge for all sessions.

How do I book a session?

The booking process is described here.

Where do sessions take place?

Sessions take place in various location in and around the centre of Adelaide. All the addresses will be on our Location page.

Why do sessions only take place in the centre of Adelaide?

Adelaide City Council has provided the funds to develop this program.

Who is in charge?

'Life. Be in it' is responsible for the project, maintaining the website and all marketing initiatives. However, the sporting association is in charge of the session you book. If you have a query about anything to do with the sport or the Come 'n Try session please contact the appropriate sport. Their contact details are on their information pages within the Sports section of this website. Otherwise you can contact 'Life. Be in it' on the contact page

How long are sessions?

This is dependent on the sport but sessions will usually last between 60 and 90 minutes.

Can I book more than one session?

Yes. We'd encourage you to!

What do you do with the information about participants?

When you complete your bookings the details will be passed on to the relevant sports association and their delivery agent. You may receive further information about the sessions from the sports association. You may also receive information about future Come 'n Try weeks.

How often will there be Come 'n Try weeks?

Come 'n Try weeks are planned for every school holiday.

What do I do if I'm having trouble with the on-line booking system?

There are a number of user guides on this site, including a Booking Information page. If you're still having trouble call 'Life. Be in it' during office hours on 8362 2150.