International Academy - Train Like A Pro (5 wks FEB-MAR 2020)

Morecambe, England, United Kingdom


Morecambe Football Club is pleased to offer the opportunity to join us for a five week coaching programme; where you will ‘Train Like A Pro’.

The programme offers the chance to experience the life of a professional footballer and develop your game. You will be based with us at the Club, benefit from the experience of our qualified coaching and medical professionals and become immersed in the daily life of a working football club.

Our experienced qualified coaching staff will deliver football sessions focussing on technical/tactical aspects of the game, gym work, strength and conditioning and classroom sessions; using the full range of our facilities.

There will also be a series of 11-a-side games, giving all players the opportunity for game time against different types of opposition. Our coaches will provide feedback to players on both technical and tactical aspects of their performance.

The ‘Train Like A Pro’ programme is open players between the age of 16-24*
(* Players under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a Parent/Guardian. Players must be aged 16 by the commencement of the programme.)

Number of places is limited to 25 participants per programme.

Our training sessions will make full use of our 3G football pitches. We will also utilise local award-winning gym facilities; with weights room, swimming and hydrotherapy pools, sauna and much more.

Your base for the ‘Train Like A Pro’ experience will be the Best Western Lothersdale Hotel, Morecambe.

The Best Western Lothersdale Hotel boasts breath-taking views across Morecambe Bay to the Lakeland Fells; an enviable position on Morecambe's central Promenade, close to local amenities and attractions. Refurbished and well equipped rooms, 24 hour service and free Wi-Fi, are rolled into a stylish, contemporary location coupled with the finest dining and excellent service.

The hotel is just 10 minutes from Globe Arena, with handy transport connections nearby.

Hotel package included in the price covers:

Half board (breakfast and evening meal) with a (shared) twin room, at the Best Western Lothersdale Hotel, Morecambe.

Participants (and where applicable Parent/Guardian) must make their own travel arrangements to/from the UK and are responsible for covering the cost of flights and travel to/from Morecambe. Participants (and where applicable Parent/Guardian) will be responsible for all travel arrangements and costs incurred during the programme, with the exception of organised excursions, arranged by Morecambe Football Club.
All participants will be asked to complete a health screening form and must provide a health insurance certificate. Morecambe FC reserves the right to refuse bookings where there are concerns regarding an applicant’s fitness/medical history.
All participants (and where applicable Parent/Guardian) must provide a valid travel insurance document.
Participants (and where applicable Parent/Guardian) are responsible for arranging their own holiday visa, which must be valid for the duration of the programme.
Participants must provide their own football boots/trainers.
Morecambe FC reserves the right to change elements of the programme – whilst Morecambe FC will endeavour to find alternative activities, for example in the event of bad weather, we cannot guarantee all scheduled events will go ahead.
Participants (and where applicable Parent/Guardian) are responsible for any additional charges incurred during their hotel stay.
Match day experience subject to fixture availability.

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