International Basketball Camp in Alicante
Zadorspain’s International Basketball Summer Camp in Alicante, Spain, will provide young basketball players with fun and intense basketball training to take their basketball game to the next level, make friends from different countries, learn and practice Spanish, have fun and enjoy their holidays in Spain.
International Basketball Camp in Alicante Spain
A complete basketball summer camp for 14 to 17 years old experienced players with basketball training sessions in Spanish and English (4 hours per day Monday to Friday), 3 language lessons per day, day camp or full board residential camp -hotel or host family accommodation, free-time activities, sightseeing, beach trips and other excursions at the weekend.
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INTERNATIONAL BASKETBALL CAMP IN ALICANTE INCLUDES
An international basketball camp in Spanish and English, with coaches and assistants from Spain, Serbia and the USA.
This is a Development Basketball Camp for campers from the age of 14 to 17 who already have a minimum of 4-5 years of playing experience.
An average of 4 hours per day is devoted to basketball: basketball lectures, basketball training focused on individual technique (focus on fundamentals of the game: Intense ball hand-ling drills, shooting off the dribble, pass and play, receptions, playing without the ball, defense balance, defense pressure), dribble & shoot drills in real shooting situations designed to correct mistakes, improve technique and to help players perfect their skills: free throws, three-pointers, pull up jump shots, step back jump shots, spin moves, euro step, etc.; group training and competitions: Stations to develop teamwork with focus on reading the defense; passing situations; use of locks; and 1 on 1, 2 on 2, 3 on 3 and 4 on 4 games and compe-titions. Intense training with a variety of teaching techniques is used to achieve optimum results.
The camp is designed for players who seriously want to improve their game.
From Monday to Friday, participants have three English or Spanish classes per day with experienced teachers (12h30 per week). Language courses are specifically designed for teenagers and make use of an active, practical and communicative methodology to guarantee that students learn as quickly and effectively as possible.
Lessons are in small groups with a maximum of 7 students per classroom to ensure that students receive personalised teaching. Although students work on a variety of language skills including speaking and fluency, listening and reading comprehension and writing, the predominant focus is on communication skills.
Host family or hotel accommodation
The housing for the residence camp participants has been carefully selected and inspected by Zador staff. Players staying overnight live in twin or triple rooms in Hotel Kris Maya. All rooms are equipped with air-conditioning and WIFI internet connection.
It is a modern building with a cafe and restaurant, TV rooms, a computer area, several common areas to relax as well as a swimming pool, paddle tennnis courts and mini-golf. The Hotel is situated near the beach, about 12-15 minutes walking from the basketball courts and 15 minutes from the language school in Alicante city centre.
Also possible Homestay accommodation and Day Camp.
A diverse and extensive cultural and leisure activity programme for campers. Every day after the language lessons and at the weekend, free time activities make the Language & Basketball Summer Camp the perfect language immersion programme in Spain. Guided tours and sightseeing, visits to museums, games on the beach, tastings of Mediterranean cuisine, shopping evenings, dance lessons, karaoke party, amusement parks.
On Monday to Friday activities last for approximately 1.5 to 2 hours, from 18:30 to 20:30-21:00. Evening activities in the hotel or at the beach.
On Friday evening there is a farewell party after dinner until 02:00.
On Saturday and Sunday activities last for approximately 8‐10 hours, from 10:00‐11:00 until 20:00-21:30.
All participants are covered by a health, accident, travel and civil liability insurance included in the camp fees. This medical assistance, with one of the highest coverage limits on the market, covers: Illnesses or accidents, with repatriation and relocation to country of origin, travel and baggage delays, search for and localization of lost baggage, compensation in cases of stolen baggage, loss of services previously contracted, accidents while travelling in Spain.
If required, participants may opt to purchase a cancellation insurance policy.
Alicante airport (El Altet) is located 11 km from Alicante and it is about 30 min from the airport to the city centre. Transfer service from Alicante airport, bus/coach or train station is NOT included in the package price.
Upon request, a pick-up service is available from Alicante airport, train or bus/coach station. The cost for this service varies depending on the time and place of arrival or departure as well as the age of the participant and if he/she is flying as an unaccompanied minor (UM).
Basketball Camp in Alicante BROCHURES and PRICES
Download 2016 Basketball Camp in Alicante Flyer with the main information about the camp.