Football Coaching

for sports clubs

  • Boys and girls football coaching

For footballers who want to go further

Your footballers will love our football coaching weekends.

Discover all the benefits of being coached by FA qualified coaches whose expertise will have your players improving their skills and developing game strategies.

And because this is PGL, you also get a programme of thrilling outdoor adventure activities, led by instructors who understand what motivates young people, who are great team builders themselves.

Football coaching weekends are open to boys and girls aged 11-14.

Dates

2017/18 Football Weekend Dates
Location 2017 NEW! 2018
Boreatton Park, Shropshire 10-12 March
17-19 March
5-7 May
29 September - 1 October
9-11 March
16-18 March
11-13 May
28-30 September
Liddington, Wiltshire 24-26 February
3-5 March
10-12 March
17-19 March
24-26 March
5-7 May
12-14 May
3-5 November
23-25 February
2-4 March
9-11 March
16-18 March
23-25 March
4-6 May
11-13 May
18-20 May
2-4 November

Activities

Coaching
Learn new techniques and develop skills on and off the pitch. Improve technical expertise within the game, such as moves and strategy. Strengthen each individual’s approach to team work and personal development.

Adventure
The adventure programme has many all-round benefits and when used with the football coaching programme it helps to enhance team spirit, improve social skills and develop peer support among your players.

The Evenings
The football theme continues into the evening. There are presentations and seminars, as well as a coaching workshop for leaders and prize-giving on the final day.

Select an activity for a full description

A typical itinerary for this course

Sample programme for a 3-day Football Coaching weekend for Sports Clubs
  Day 1 Day 2 Day 3
Breakfast
09.00-10.30   Football coaching - session 1 Football coaching / Tournament - session 1
10.30-12.00   Football coaching - session 2 Football coaching / Tournament - session 2
Lunch
14.00-15.30   PGL Activity - session 1 PGL Activity
15.30-17.00 Arrival
Orientation
PGL Activity - session 2 Results & Presentations
Dinner
Evening Welcome Presentation
PGL Activity
Ambush Depart for home

Learning outcomes

There’s simply no better or more inspirational way to develop your football players.

  • Improve teamwork and techniques on the pitch
  • Your team gains wider life lessons which can be applied off the pitch
  • Develop a deeper understanding of the game
  • Improve essential skills such as effective communication and mutual support during adventure activities led by the PGL team
  • Develop strong team bonding and raise aspirations as a result of the weekend’s challenges and achievements
Barton Hall

Barton Hall

If you’re looking for a coastal adventure experience in south Devon, Barton Hall is a great choice for your next sports club residential.

Bawdsey Manor

Bawdsey Manor

An exciting new centre offering adventure programmes and retreats for faith groups in the South East and East Anglia

Beam House

Beam House

Close to the north Devon coast and The Tarka Trail, there are plenty of activities within the grounds for your group to enjoy.

Boreatton Park

Boreatton Park

An active centre for active people! Offering 250 acres of grounds packed with football pitches, netball courts and plenty of adventure!

Caythorpe Court

Caythorpe Court

It’s an outdoor activity centre that’s popular with sports clubs looking for an action-packed adventure experience in Lincolnshire.

Dalguise

Dalguise

Enjoy some quality time away together in the heart of the Scottish Highlands. The centre is just a few miles from Dunkeld and 30 minutes from Perth.

Liddington

Liddington

A chance to experience one of the UK’s largest outdoor adventure centres. It’s packed full of activities to excite and inspire sports clubs.

Little Canada

Little Canada

Set on the banks of Wotton Creek on the Isle of Wight, there’s private access to the water, making it a fantastic outdoor centre for watersports.

Marchants Hill

Marchants Hill

A great choice for sports clubs in London and the surrounding areas. Located near Hindhead in an area of outstanding natural beauty.

Osmington Bay

Osmington Bay

Your sports club can enjoy an exciting range of land-based adventure activities, plus raft building on the purpose-built lake.

Tregoyd House

Tregoyd House

A rural adventure in the Black Mountains. Your sports club will be surrounded by stunning landscapes as they discover thrilling adventures!

Windmill Hill

Windmill Hill

Set in the stunning Sussex Downs, your sports club will enjoy an adventure experience that will bring them outside and out of themselves.

Winmarleigh Hall

Winmarleigh Hall

Perfect for sports clubs in the north west, there are acres of adventure packed into the beautiful grounds around this Victorian mansion.