Date: Sun 10th to Weds 13th April 2022
Where: Nr Blanes, Costa Brava, Spain
Format: 11-a-side & 7-a-side
Boys U19, U17, U16, U15, U13, U11
Girls U17, U15
Accommodation: There are lots of options available including hostels, hotels and holiday parks.
The tournament: Hosted by CF Tordera this tournament has been taking place annually since 1985. In the time since it was created it has grown into a hugely popular and well-attended tournament with up to 220 teams travelling from around Europe to compete across the many age categories. There are categories for girls and boys.
The tournament commences on Sunday morning and continues until Wednesday when the finals are played. This tournament offers a great opportunity to make this a family trip due to its location and duration. The matches are played on grass pitches.
More information about the Costa Brava:
Apart from beautiful beaches and sunshine the Costa Brava is also well known for a certain football team that has been at its peak for many years – yes, Barcelona is only 50 miles away and the Camp Nou experience is usually first on every football fans ‘To Do’ list.
The town of Blanes has a beautiful sandy beach to help soak up the sun and in the town, there are lots of restaurants to choose from: from Tapas to Italian and from the expensive to cheap and cheerful. The Castle of San Juan is a climb on foot but once there it offers beautiful views across the town and the bay. There are several parks that are beautifully maintained offering a relaxing retreat from the hustle and bustle of the seafront.
If you feel like you want a more exhilarating experience the water park at Lloret is only 3 miles away.
Travel north to Girona and one of the most popular excursions currently is the ‘Game of Thrones’ walking tour which for fans of the TV show is a must do.
Barcelona has everything you would expect from one of the busiest tourist destinations in the world from luxury boutique shopping to stunning monuments and architecture.
Office Ref: ESCBC