- South Africa
- United States
If the student's passion is sootball, dance, tennis or golf, and also wants to improve his English skills, this is the program you've been looking for! Directed and developed by professionals, the students will introduce themselves or develop their skills in the sport of their choice, with the added benefit of improving their English, whether by means of conversation for those that choose the program without English lessons, or because of the complement that can be given to them when they incorporate an English course to the program.
10 to 16 years old
Week 1: from July 3 to July 10
Week 2: from July 10 to July 17
Week 3: from July 17 to July 24
Week 4: from July 24 to July 31
The students will be able to make a 1 to 4 week course, depending on their preferences.
The program takes place in the facilities of Epsom College, a prestigious boarding school founded in 1850 and located just 30 kilometers from the centre of London. The school offers 32 hectares where the students will enjoy large sports facilities like a swimming pool, football grounds, tennis courts... as well as renovated academic and residential infrastructures.
The programfocuses on four sports, of which the student will choose that of his preference, and of which he / she will practice for 20 hours per week (in the mornings).
• Football: taught by Elite Sports and Watford Football Club
• Dance: taught by the Dean Academy of Perorming Arts
• Tennis: the program is taught in jointly with Service Line Tennis Management
• Golf: taught by professionals of the Epsom Gold Club.
Additionally, the students have the option of occupying their afternoons with a "Multisport" program which includes activities like swimming, water polo, basketball, volleyball, badminton, table tennis... or, if they prefer it, they have the option of receiving English lessons. In this last option, the students will be divided in homogeneous groups formed according to the level of the students, and will receive a total of 12 hours per week of classes (the English program has an extra cost).
The students will be accommodated in the same residential campus, in Fayrer House, where the students are arranged in individual, double or triple rooms (the distribution is carried out by the school). Its facilities have been recently renovated, so the students will find comfortable and luminous rooms. They will enjoy a full board treatment.
The summer English course in Cambridge is accompanied by a diverse and complete schedule of activities. Each week there are 4 activities during the morning or afternoon (visit to King's College, football, visit to the Botanical Gardens...), a full day excursion every Sunday (to places like London, Hampton Court Palace and Richmond, Stratford...) and activities everyday after dinner (film screenings, bingo, creative activities...).
As a complement to the students' program, they will enjoy an after dinner program developed by the counselors, as well as a full-day excursion each week.
Students will be accompanied at all times by local native English councelors.