Your child will learn to develop their ball manipulation, technique, game understanding and movement in a safe, structured and fun environment under the watchful eye of our experienced coaches. Our sessions, drills and games are tailored to each age group so players will always get the most out of their training. Ultimately we aim to make every child who attends our sessions the best footballer they can be.
Yes, you will be able to speak briefly to the Head Coach of your child's group at the start or end of each day at camp.
Your child needs to bring a water bottle, packed lunch box and the correct footwear for the venue. They will also need to bring food for both morning and afternoon snack breaks. If the weather is warm, they will need to bring sun cream and a hat.
We will do our best to ensure that your child does not want to leave camp. However, if your child does want to go home, the Manager of the camp will call you and allow you to speak to your child on the phone. You can then collect them if you wish to do so.
The groups at our holiday development camp are based upon player age and ability. Coaches will move players across groups to best suit their football development.
We have a strict no bullying policy and will not tolerate any form of bullying at our holiday development camps. Coaches will stay with their group at all times during the camp.
The camp schedule is as follows: warm up, morning drills, snack break, morning matches, lunch time, coaches challenge, afternoon drills, snack break and afternoon matches. Each day has a different theme with new drills covering all aspects of football. Each day at football camp is unique. Examples of themes from previous camps: attacking and defending, dribbling and skills, passing and shooting, movement and teamwork. Our camps are action packed with fun games and practises.
Coaches will select a player from each group to win a player of the week trophy because of things such as trying their best, being kind to others, having good manners and working hard. We also reward our 1v1 and team tournament winners with trophies.
Yes, our football development camps are suitable for all abilities. Players are grouped with children of a similar ability. We aim to create a balance of challenging players to develop throughout the week whilst experiencing a lot of fun and success. Whether you are just beginning your football journey or are working towards joining a professional academy, our holiday development camps are structured to suit everyone.
Yes, please tell the coaches in the morning during drop off which friends your child would like to be with.
A healthy lunch and snacks to refuel and keep energy levels high. We always ensure that we have a tap onsite for your child to refill their water bottle throughout the day. We have a nut free policy, so please ensure that you do not pack any food containing nuts.
Yes, please tell the coaches in the morning when you drop your child to camp.