F.A.Q.

FREQUENT ASKED QUESTIONS · FC BARCELONA FOOTBALL CAMP

Are you the official FCBarcelona Soccer Camps?

Yes, we are the Official FC Barcelona Football Camp. This opportunity is provided by Air Solutions Africa who is an Official Partner of FC Barcelona in East Africa.

What is included?

5 days of training with Official FC Barcelona Coaches. Participants will learn the same successful methodology where players such as Messi, Iniesta, Xavi, or Piqué emerged from. Participants will receive healthy refreshments and water during the breaks, which occur between sessions to ensure the campers stay hydrated and healthy. Campers will receive an FC Barcelona Football Camp certified diploma for the completion of the camp.

Is the uniform included?

Yes, each participant will receive a full FC Barcelona Football Camp training kit which includes a Nike jersey, a pair of Nike shorts, and a pair of Nike socks.  During registration you will be required to fill out uniform size information. Uniforms will be distributed during a pre-camp orientation; all Participants will be provided more details via email.

How do I reserve a spot in the camp?

Registrations are on a first come first serve basis. The registration form must be completed and fully paid for a spot to be confirmed. Visit our website (www.fcbescolaeastafrica.com) and select the location you would like to participate in and follow the links. A registration confirmation will be sent automatically to your email address confirming the registration.

How do I make a payment?

All payments will be in the form of a Cheque delivered to our offices or you can deposit the payment into our bank account with Stanbic Bank or through Mpesa>

Which is the cancellation policy?

If you choose to cancel your registration, we must receive written notice of said cancellation either via certified mail, overnight courier, or e-mail sent to info@fcbescolaeastafrica.com (with confirmation of receipt from us), and you shall be subject to the following cancellation fee: If we receive a written notice more than 30 days of the camp start date, the organization will retain $85.00 as a compensation for the registration expenses. If we receive a written notice of cancellation 30 days or less the camp start date, there will be no refunds for the amount paid for the FCBarcelona Football Camp. If the participant simply does not show up to the camp, there will be no refunds for the amount paid or equipment shipped to participant.

What if a participant is injured or sick and cannot attend camp, do they receive a refund?

If you choose to cancel your registration, we must receive written notice of said cancellation either via certified mail, overnight courier, or e-mail sent to info@fcbescolaeastafrica.com (with confirmation of receipt from us), and you shall be subject to the following cancellation fee: If we receive a written notice after registering to the camp, the organization will retain $85.00 as a compensation for the registration expenses and cancellation of your attendance. If we receive a written notice of cancellation 30 days or less before the start of camp, there will be no refunds for the amount paid for the FCB Football Camps. If the participant simply does not show up to the camp, there will be no refunds for the amount paid or equipment shipped to participant.

What age is the FC Barcelona Camps for?

FC Barcelona Football camps are geared toward children ages 6 to 14. The camp is for boys and girls of all abilities.

What are the primary languages spoken in the camps?
The primary languages spoken are English and Spanish.
Who are the coaches?

Official Coaches from FC Barcelona will come exclusively to conduct the training sessions in East Africa. All the coaches are licensed by UEFA. In contrast with many other camps, all the coaches are currently involved with FC Barcelona troughout the year. The Technical Director and the coaches will work hands on with the camp attendees. 

How do you set up the practice groups on the first day?

All participants are separated by age. Within the first two days, the participants are all evaluated by FCBarcelona coaches and switched to a more fitting team based on their skill level.

What are the ration coach/player?

1 coach for every 12-15 players

The practice field, is it natural or artificial grass?
Both natural grass and artificial turf
Are parents allowed to visit during training?

Parents can visit during training sessions as long as they do not interfere in the process of the program. There are designated areas for parents viewing.

What does each participant need to bring?

each participant must bring: football cleats, shinguards, individual water bottle, and the full training kit (Jersey, shorts, socks). 

What will happen if my child gets injured during the camp?

Injuries are unfortunately a part of contact and collision sports such as football. A fully qualified professional will always be on site to access the injury and treat them accordingly.

If you still have any other questions or concerns, please contact us!  info@fcbescolaeastafrica.com