Sports & Activities at St Lawrence College
Learn to play football the PSG way!
The Paris Saint-Germain Academy England St Lawrence summer programme is made for sports fans! If you want an intensive football training programme by the British seaside then this is the summer programme for you.
ACCORD ISS is exclusively partnered with the Paris Saint-Germain Academy England which gives our players the opportunity to train like the Parisian club on this intensive football and English residential programme. The school has superb facilities for our unique football and sports programme including:
- 2 full size football pitches
- Heated indoor swimming pool
- Astro pitch
- Basketball and badminton courts
- Tennis Courts
- Athletics Track
- Cricket Pitches
This programme at St Lawrence College is focused on football and training the Paris Saint-Germain way! Each week players will take part in 15 hours of intensive training with our FA qualified Paris Saint-Germain Academy England coaches.
Paris Saint-Germain values the importance of encouraging players to work together and enjoy possession of the ball. Each player will have the opportunity to develop their skills and will have a chance to show off their skills during the game every day.
During a typical week on this intensive football programme training will include:
- Ball mastery, running with the ball & dribbling
- Passing, receiving an receiving to turn
- Aerial control
- Developing social/physical/technical/psychological awareness
- Understanding tactics/formations and styles of play
Upon completion of the programme every player will receive a certificate and a progress and development report. This report will give players the feedback that they need to develop their football skills once they return home.
The social programme will be packed full of fun! The activities will be sports focused and can include quiz games, themed nights, talent shows, film nights just to name a few. Plus with the beach within easy walking distance there will be plenty of opportunities for beach walks and exploring the incredible coastline!
Excursions, take place on a Wednesday and Sunday. A full day in London is included where students will visit a football stadium which may include Wembley, Emirates Stadium (Arsenal Football Club) and Stamford Bridge (Chelsea Football Club) as well as other places of cultural interest. Our ACCORD ISS staff always accompany students on all visits. Below are some examples of trips:
- London: Stadium tour of Stamford Bridge (Chelsea F.C) visit to Harrods, picnic in Hyde Park and walk in the Kensington area
- Hastings – Smugglers Caves, Hastings Castle and the 1066 Story followed by a walk in the old town and beach
- London: Stadium tour of The Emirates (Arsenal F.C) visit to Camden Market and lunch in Regents Park.
- Canterbury – The Canterbury Tales tour, visit to the cathedral and shopping.
- Brighton – sightseeing of this cool city, pier, pavilion, beach, the Lanes and shopping
All excursions, including entrance fees and tickets, are included in the course fee. There are no additional costs.
- Amazing sports and football facilities
- 2 full- size football pitches and astro pitch
- Football training with Paris Saint- Germain Academy England
- 3 full day excursions for a 2 week stay
- Football Stadium visit to Wembley, the Emirates Stadium or Stamford Bridge
- Cultural Excursions to nearby places of interest
- Full evening social programme
- Opportunities to explore the nearby beach and coastline