Training Camp, The Gambia – Dates available throughout year
Based at Gilkock Football Academy, Brufut branch this trip is ideally suited for your mid-season breaks or to take your team away. Based on the itinerary below, we off you the chance to finish off the trip with a game against local opposition. For those looking to raise funds for the club we can arrange a run or trek to allow you to fundraise. This unique offering is like nothing else you’ll find.
Adventure Kicks © have partnered with the Gambian based Gilkock Football Academy (Gambian FA affiliated) to provide football training camps for individuals and teams of all abilities looking for a unique training experience in a beautiful part of Africa. Over seven days we provide you with a 3 star hotel which serves as our base during your time in The Gambia. We provide all transport in country via local & trusted companies. The base itinerary as follows:
- Minimum 2 Training days are spent with Gilkock Football Academy, Brufut Branch. (Training days (#) include: training sessions, workshops and a five a-side match).
- Competitive (or friendly) tour match against local opponents.
- 2 day (overnight) cultural excursion.
- Finished with medal ceremony, celebratory dinner and some cultural stuff.
View our gallery of images from our work in The Gambia
(#) Training Sessions generally last for 1 hour and are aimed at showing you the types of set sessions you can offer to your team. Both days will be themed differently (eg: 1 day passing & 1 day shooting). The workshops are an opportunity to review & discuss the training sessions with approved Gambian FA coaches. All players attending both training sessions will be presented with a Certificate of Attendance at the presentation dinner. This is not a recognized coaching qualification but states that you attended the Adventure Kicks sessions. If you’re bringing your own coaching team then your are free to use the facilities and coaching staff as required.