WHO I AM
Leonardo Binchi, I took part at three Olympic Games, Sydney 2000, Athens 2004 and Beijing 2008. I was part of the Italian National Water Polo Team for so many years playing at the highest levels. Training seriously but without losing what is at the base of a dream to chase and try to achieve: the fun and the pleasure of being with my teammates. You can try these feelings too, taking part at this wonderful sport and attending swimming pools full of friends and professional coaches.
ACTIVITIES AT SCHOOL WATER POLO CAMP
Born from the passion for the sport and the desire to introduce children to the concept of team and aggregation that only by staying in a group they can try. Followed by qualified coaches, children can play water polo the technical equipment will be put at their disposal by the Polisporiva During the day,kids can play volleyball, football and many other games organized by the animators of the village, and all together will enjoy the beautiful sea. With the conclusion of the camp, children can use a free ticket for one free entrance for Water Village Follonica, only if accompanied by a paying adult.
WHO IS ADDRESSED TO?
The Camp is dedicated to boys and girls aged between 8 and 13 years.
Open to all young water polo players who are willing to grow along with Water Polo School Leonardo Binchi.
RESORT AND RESIDENT
Follonica: the choice of Follonica is not born by chance : a seaside resort located on the Tyrrhenian coast, opposite the island of Elba. I was born in Campiglia Marittima (LI), then raised in Florence, I had the desire to make the first water polo camp in Tuscany, in this beautiful seaside town, fascinated by the beauty of the sea, from the hotel that will host and welcoming attitude received by the City’s Institutions.
Stay: the boys will stay in the magnificent resort of bungalows the Veliero, which includes the full board, with daily cleaning and tidying of bungalows. In the case of food allergies or intolerances the Structure will provide a suitable alternative menu only after notifying by the parents . No problem for people with celiac disease, the restaurant has a gluten-free food kitchen
ARRIVALS AND DEPARTURES
The Camp of the School Water Polo Leonardo Binchi will be divided in three weeks:
the first from Sunday, June 19 to Saturday, June 25
the second from Sunday, June 26 to Saturday, July 2
the third from Sunday, July 3 to Saturday, July 9
Arrival is on Sunday from 3 to 5 p.m, once there, after the check in and the children will be taken into custody by the tutor who will help them to settle in their bungalows. At 6.00 p.m. the first training session and the following Saturday the camp will end after delivery of participation diplomas ceremony that will be held after the last morning training ( about 10,00 a.m) . At that time the parents can take their children and the camp can be considered as finished . For those who stay two or three weeks more, the day of Saturday afternoon and night and Sunday morning will remain under the tutelage of instructors and Saturday night will be included in the cost of the camp.
MODE OF PAYMENT
After filling the required spaces with the data in forms’ section, you will receive an email where you will be given confirmation of your registration. Then you can proceed to transfer EUR 200 on behalf of the sports club Fair Play deposit which will be indicated in the email itself. On arrival in the village you will pour the balance for swimming lessons and water polo of Eur 190 ONLY in cash. You will be receive back a proof of payment proving the association’ e and the camp cost too.
It is recommended, during the duration of the camp not to make visits to children in the exclusive interest of the young guests.
Of course ,In the case of strict necessity , you can access at any time announcing your arrival if possible.
MOBILE AND TELEPHONE CALL
The children can use mobile phones during the hours in which they are in the room after lunch and after dinner.
With the only restriction not to use of cell phones at the table. However , the reference mobile of the instructors will always be active.