Activities outside of CIS


Copenhagen's Ballet Academy

Ballet at all levels, taught using the curriculum of the Royal Academy of Dance.

Hellerup Classic Ballet School

Ballet School offering instruction from the age of 4 years to young adults.


Falcon Basketball Club

Basketball teams for men and women, boys and girls from the age of 3 years. The club has been around for 50 years and has 400 members. Be aware that “p” stands for pige (girls) and “d” stands for drenge (boys)


Ashira Oure Boxing Club

Local Boxing Club in Hellerup which provides training for kids

Brazilian Jiu Jitsu - Arte Suave

Brazilian Jiu Jitsu - Arte Suave

Club that offers Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, Submission Wrestling and Mixed Martial Arts. Students have the option to enter International competitions. Offers one week free trial.



Brazilian martial arts great for people of all ages! This activity is growing in popularity all over the world.


Copenhagen International Children’s Choir

Childrens Choir for kids aged 8-12 years. 50kr per session.



Offers a variety of dance classes in Hellerup. Hip Hop, modern, pop, etc.


Field Hockey

Gentofte Field Hockey Club


Floorball Copenhagen

Similar to hockey but played with a plastic ball. Teams for girls and boys (aged 3-19 years) in Østerbro, Valby, Nørrebro, Sydhavnen/Sjælør, Ålholm.


Gymnastics Lyngby

Excellent Gymnastics program located in Gentofte. Offers classes in Danish but has many English speaking participants

Harman Music Methods

Harman Music Methods

30mins individual tuition is around 185kr plus 40kr for school and piano facilities.

Horse Riding

Gentofte Riding Club

Riding Club that offers courses at all levels of dressage from absolute beginners to advanced riding, as well as private lessons from the age of 6


Brønshøj Judo Club

Judo Club that offers classes for children and adults (from the age of 3).

LOF Familieskole

LOF Familieskole

Offers prenatal and antenatal exercise classes and music and movement for toddlers (aged 2-4 years)


Gladsaxe Pigegarde

Drum Majorettes (horns, percussion, marching band, etc)


Parkour Club in Copenhagen offering classes for various age groups

Parkour is a very popular street sport in Europe. They offer classes in both Danish and English.


Gentofte Rugby Club

Started by a CIS Family, the Gentofte Rugby Club is open to children aged 4 - 14 years old

Frederiksberg Rugby Club

Try Rugby at Frederiksberg Rugby Club - a Danish club with players from around the world. Teams for men, women, boys and girls (aged 4 to 18 years old).

The Exiles Ruby Club R.U.F.C

Rugby teams for children aged 12-15, men, women and seniors. The club was established in 1968.


Sailing Hellerup

Our local sailing club (very close to Hellerup Campus). This is a very popular club and many CIS kids take sailing lessons here


Girl Scouts age 5 -15

New contact person to be announced

Boy Scouts of America

Cub Scouts grades K-5
Amanda Hickey

Boy Scouts grades 6+
David Stewart


Softball Gentofte

Mixed community of English speaking players and instructors

Amerikansk Rundball - Lyngby Jokers Softball Klub

Mixed community of English/Danish speaking players and instructors

Sports in General

Gentofte Idræt Og Fritid (Sports and Leisure)

Jumping Gym - Dance - Yoga - Guys' hour - Parent / child - Tighten Up – Adventure

Various sports club available in Copenhagen


Svanen Squash

Squash is a racquet sport played by two players in a four-walled court with a small, hollow rubber ball. Offers training from the age of 2 years.

String School

Harman Music Methods String School

Our String Semesters are designed for beginners to advanced students of all ages. Individual tuition in violin, viola or cello is given to students by highly trained music teachers.


The Swim Teacher

Offers individual swimming lessons for kids starting at age 4, in English. Group classes can be arranged as well.



Danish instruction, but will speak English


Theatre School

Act, dance and sing! Children are split into age groups and all receive 1 hr. Tuition in each disipline (Drama, music and dance). They offer a free trial day


Amager Volleyball Club

Volleyball Club in Amager that offers teams for men and women, boys and girls from the age of 7 years.