Afternoons at HSP are devoted to sports, the arts, travel excursions, outdoor adventures, and other activities. Go windsurfing, paddleboarding, sailing, or swimming on the Italian lakes; play tennis, golf, soccer, basketball, or volleyball; or relax with yoga or Pilates. Dance, drama, and musical theater options are also available and culminate with performances during the Summer Arts Festival.
Special sports are available at an extra cost. Students may choose to participate in Olimpia Milano Basketball, where coaches from the program focus on improving physical strength, fitness, and confidence; Milan Academy Scuola Calcio soccer offers the exceptional opportunity to work on skills with professional coaches; Golf Club, for young golfers who are looking to improve their game on the driving range, pitch-and-putt, and main course at Panorama Golf in nearby Varese, Italy; or in Crossfit, a strength and conditioning program consisting of aerobic exercise, calisthenics, and weightlifting.
Evening social time offers students the opportunity to participate in fun activities, practice the languages they are learning, and appreciate the multicultural and multilingual experience of the program.