Tennis camp in Florida with English classes. Learn and compete at one of the most modern tennis academies. Host family accommodation for a rich cultural experience.
Kids aren’t kids forever. That’s why it’s so important for children and adolescents to take advantage of the unique experiences that only present themselves during these fleeting years. The Galindo Tennis summer camp in Florida presents a once in a lifetime opportunity for passionate young tennis players to receive top of the line tennis training while learning English and experiencing authentic American culture.
This program has been designed for talented tennis players between 11 and 19 years old. The high performance training gives young athletes the opportunity to experience life as a professional tennis player. While at camp, participants live with an American host family that has been exclusively selected for them. Training like a professional, participating in tournaments, learning English, and experiencing authentic American culture, participants at this summer camp are sure to live an incredible and unforgettable experience.
If you have a son or daughter who is passionate about tennis, send them to the Galindo Tennis camp in Florida, USA. Encourage their passion for the sport, and reward them for their bravery, hard work, and ambition. These lucky participants get to visit Disney World and Universal Studios!
High performance academy
State of the art facilities
Transportation required to and from accommodation and training
Training - Tennis camp in Florida
“Success is a journey, not a destination. The doing is usually more important than the outcome,” said Arthur Ashe, an American professional tennis player who won three Grand Slam titles. He was also the first black player selected to the United States Davis Cup team and the only black man ever to win the singles title at Wimbledon, the US Open, and the Australian Open. Arthur Ashe knew the importance of hard work and trained hard for hours a day to earn his success on the court.
Likewise, the participants at the Galindo Tennis summer camp in Florida, USA train for 18 hours a week. During these training sessions, the talented young stars learn new techniques and work to perfect their forehand, backhand, volley, serve, footwork, etc. Additionally, before each training session, players are required to attend an hour-long physical preparation session designed to warm up their muscles and prevent injury.
In addition to the training sessions, campers compete against each other in a series of singles and doubles tournaments with prizes for the winners and the rest of the participants. Professional instructors teach the participants various techniques to withstand and overcome the pressure of competition. Instructors even hold a series of training sessions especially designed to strengthen the mental game of players and teach them how to handle defeat.
Participants at the Galindo Tennis summer camp in Florida, USA are well taken care of mentally, emotionally, and physically. To ensure the physical well-being of the young athletes, the Galindo Tennis camp prepares meals according to the age of each athlete and the intensity of their training. Participants enjoy a balanced and varied diet to provide them with the energy they need to endure and excel during the 18 hours of high level training they receive each week.
Additionally, coaches lead these training sessions entirely in English. Young athletes at the Galindo Tennis summer camp in Florida get the unique opportunity to learn English while practicing what they love. Read more about English classes below.
English Classes - Tennis camp in Florida
English has taken over as the world’s Lingua Franca and has become essential not only to travel abroad but also to find employment. The Galindo Tennis summer camp in Florida offers an accelerated English learning program for its participants. Since participants live with American families during their time at camp, they have ample opportunities to practice English in a practical environment.
Participants also attend 15 hours of English classes per week (3 hours per day) to provide them with the foundation they need to communicate with their host families. The intensive English course takes place at the prestigious All Saints Academy supervised by Florida Southern College and has been especially designed for students learning English as a foreign language.
Language classes at Tennis camp
The program provides many opportunities for the students to practice their English by way of icebreakers, surveys, and debates about mundane topics. Instructors present new vocabulary and teach grammatical concepts while developing and practicing the four principal skills of language acquisition – listening, speaking, reading, and writing. All English professors are native English speakers with years of experience both teaching English and employing methods to build confidence among second language English speakers.
To ensure that the students receive English classes according to their particular level of English, all students take an English level test upon arriving to the camp. Then, they are split up into groups based on their test results.
At the end of the camp, each student receives a certificate of course completion declaring that the student’s English has improved during the course. This certificate can be used as a way of demonstrating knowledge of English to whatever organization that might require such documentation.
Activities - Tennis camp in Florida
Campers at the Galindo Tennis summer camp in Florida, USA don’t come just to work hard; they come to HAVE FUN! This comprehensive summer camp also comes with planned excursions and trips to nearby attractions in Florida, USA to provide campers with the ultimate summer camp experience.
Two of such excursions are to Disney World and Universal Studios – two of the most famous amusement parks in the world! After 18 hours of training per week and 15 hours of English classes, these hard-working young athletes truly deserve the opportunity to enjoy some of the best attractions and rides in the world. Every summer, campers at the Galindo Tennis summer camp create unforgettable memories with their new friends from all over the world.
Competing can also be a fun and exhilarating experience for young aspiring athletes. At the Galindo Tennis camp, participants get the chance to compete in a local tournament in Florida State. Meanwhile, instructors analyze the players’ performance to determine each player’s personal strengths and weaknesses so that they can target these areas during training.
Students also receive guided tours at the University of Florida and the University of Southern Florida.
During their free time, participants can go shopping at first-rate shopping centers in the area and can also visit Clearwater beach.
Accommodation & Facilities - Tennis camp in Florida
One of the best ways to get to know a culture is to live it! The young athletes at the Galindo Tennis summer camp live with authentic American host families. The families have been carefully selected to ensure that the students’ stay is as pleasant as possible.
Each student is provided their own bedroom so that they may enjoy privacy. Families provide students with three meals a day and snacks. Campers are supervised at all times and are provided with an emergency telephone number that they can call at any time.
Camping staff works hard to ensure that all the young athletes live an incredible and unforgettable experience.
In terms of facilities, English classes take place at the prestigious All Saints Academy which comprises an ample variety of classrooms perfectly equipped for small group lessons.
Tennis camp in Florida 2018 camp Accommodation
Distance between facilities
This program includes pick-up and transfer service for the students at the Barcelona airport. That way, the young athletes flying from Barcelona to Tampa are accompanied by a coach or an assistant during their flight. Students flying directly to the Tampa airport are also picked up by a coach or assistant upon arrival.
Students travel by bus to their planned excursions, tournaments, English classes, training sessions, and back to their host families’ homes.
The Galindo Tennis summer camp staff accompanies students at all times during their travel both to and from the camp. In fact, the program includes a transfer service from Tampa’s airport back to the student’s home country and a transfer service in Barcelona airport to ensure that each student takes the necessary connecting flights to return home.
Prices & Dates - Tennis camp in Florida
Included in the price
- Full room and board with a host family
- Daily training sessions
- International medical insurance
- Training activities
- Internal tournament
- English classes
- Certificate of English language improvement
Not included in the price
- Cancellation service
- Shopping costs during excursions
Through an international insurance company, we offer two different types of insurance:
Camp cancellation insurance
If you want to rest assured that you can recover your money in the event that your child is unable to attend the camp because of unforeseen circumstances - our cancellation insurance policy may be of interest to you. More information here
We also offer a travel insurance policy that also includes medical assistance. Details of the full policy coverage can be found here
Steps to make a reservation for the camp
- Step 1: Make a payment of 50% of the total cost of the program. (If you reserve after May 31st, you must pay 100% of the cost of the program to reserve.)
- Step 2: Turn in the required documents duly completed.
Once you have completed steps 1 and 2, we’ll send you a confirmation of your reservation.
Once you have received the confirmation, you can buy your transportation tickets. If you have reserved the transfer service, be sure to send us an email regarding the details of your trip so we can successfully transport you to the camp.