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Ackworth residential football camp

Our residential football camp will take place on Wednesday 20th to Friday 22nd April. Open to 12 – 16 year olds, the action-packed and enriching experience includes professional coaching, meals and accommodation.

Spaces are strictly limited to 30 – so don’t delay! Secure your space using the button below or by calling us on 01977 233 600.  


Coaching from Jamie Fullarton

Our football camp and Football Academy are both run by Jamie Fullarton, an ex-English Premier League footballer and qualified UEFA Pro licence coach.

Jamie has coached and played football for Crystal Palace, Nottingham Forest and Bolton Wanderers; as well as in the Scottish Premiership with both Dundee United and St Mirren and the French League 1 with Bastia.

Working tirelessly to help the next generation of young students to achieve their potential and have a fulfilling career in Football, Jamie’s approach espouses the Ackworth way of life: providing students with the opportunity to be the best they can be in everything they do.


An exciting itinerary

Wednesday 20th April
• 10am – 12pm – technical & tactical pitch-based coaching session: in possession
• 2pm – 3.30pm – technical, pitch-based individual learning        objectives
• 7pm – 8pm – Futsal tournament 

Thursday 21st April
• 10am – 12pm – technical & tactical pitch-based coaching session: out of possession
• 2pm – 3.30pm – tactical pitch & classroom-based session: understanding formations
• 7pm – 9pm – games night, including a quiz, football tennis, football darts & footpool

Friday 22nd April 
• 10am – 12pm – technical & tactical pitch-based coaching session: game-related phases of play

About our Football Academy

Our football camp assures an excellent standard of learning and development, given the calibre of tuition that comes out of The Ackworth Football Academy: an elite football development programme for boys, with U19, U16 and U13 teams. 

The Academy’s home is at a superb brand-new 3G pitch, complemented by Ackworth’s outstanding sports features: five full-sized pitches, an all-weather pitch, an indoor training area, a fitness suite and a heated, indoor swimming pool.



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