NIKE HOCKEY and english CAMPS
Residential hockey training programme with English language lessons at Charterhouse School near London
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Suitable for: boys and girls aged 11-17
Duration: 6- or 13-nights
Venue: Charterhouse School
Camp Type: Residential
Based at Charterhouse School, a prestigious private school with a rich history and extensive sports facilities, this programme offers kids the chance to live and train like an Olympic hockey player while improving their English in daily classroom lessons. The coaching programme is designed by former Olympian Matt Daly and is delivered by him and his coaching team of ex-international players and experienced coaches while the English programme is designed by leading professionals and delivered by highly qualified teachers in an integrated immersive programme.
Players join from all over the globe and leave with new skills, friendships and confidence.
Our team of experienced coaches including ex-international players are involved in all aspects of the camp and create a training environment that motivates and inspires players. Working on all aspects of the game in morning and afternoon coaching sessions. Where the opportunity arises players may also have the chance to play matches against local English teams and meet young British players.
Our professional and dedicated English language teachers use a customised curriculum based on the CLIL approach used in top schools worldwide in 12.5 hours of lessons each week. Practising communication, reading and writing skills, students will put their learning into context, creating press releases, writing articles, conducting player interviews and researching sports-related media. Players will also benefit from two hours a week of workshops delivered with both English teachers and hockey coaches on topics such as match tactics and nutrition. An entry test groups students by age and ability at the start of the week. With an average of 12 students per class, students get excellent individual feedback including a written report to take home.
Player improve their hockey and English skills as well as confidence, self-discipline and maturity. Coaches equip players with knowledge and insight to continue their progress at home. Teachers encourage players to speak confidently in English and practise with new friends. Every player meets with their English teacher and their coach separately at the end of the camp for an individual assessment and feedback session. Everyone leaves with a coaching report, English report and English course completion certificate.
16.5 hours of hockey coaching and match play per week
12.5 hours of English lessons per week
On-site accommodation in shared bedrooms
3 meals a day and an evening snack
Excursions to famous cities and landmarks
Evening activities programme and players’ lounge
Exclusive Nike gift pack
Individual coaching assessment and English report to take home
Student medical insurance (excludes UK residents)
We also offer airport transfers from selected UK airports and Visa Support letters should you need one. Learn more…
Portsmouth Historic Dockyard
In weeks starting: 1st, 15th July and 29th July and 12th August
Players will enjoy an interactive tour of HMS Victory, the impressive flagship of Lord Nelson in the Battle of Trafalgar, before heading to Gunwharf Quays, the south coast’s leading designer outlet shopping centre.
Lee Valley Olympic Park Training Session
In weeks starting: 8th, 22nd July and 5th August
Visit the famous hockey centre, train in the stadium and explore the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.
London Walking Tour
On the middle Sunday for all 13-night campers
A tour of the city and shopping trip to NikeTown, ending with a ride on the famous London Eye to see the view from the skies
charterhouse school, surrey
8 - 14 July
15 - 21 July
22 - 28 July
29 July - 4 August
5 - 11 August
12 - 18 August
8 - 21 July
15 - 28 July
22 July - 4 August
29 July - 11 August
5 August - 18 August