Campo Sport is a Sports/English camp for local children and young people from the area in Torre Pellice, the picturesque north of Italy. It's an opportunity to share God's love to the children through songs, activities, sports and music.This is a great opportunity for evangelism, mission awareness for participants, team work and service through the individuals particular talents. We expect 150 children/youth every year, so the need for volunteers is great! Especially English speaking helpers and athletes, since it is an English/sports camp. There is also the opportunity to support the running of the camp each day.
Available for: Singles Couples Families Groups
Two sessions of around 1 1/2 hours are assigned to sports practice during the day. As a coach you will be involved in organizing/ leading these times together with the other coaches. You will be asked to participate in the other activities held during the day according to your gifts and the different needs of the camp.
We are looking for athletes with a passion to teach their own sport to children and youth, a passion to know Christ and make Him known. Every Sport/ Discipline is welcome, however we are specifically looking for athletes willing to help with the following sports:
Basketball, baseball, soccer, volleyball, dance,cheer leading,fitness
Simple yet comfortable accommodation will be provided at the centre (bedding provided).
Food will be provided at the accommodation center. During camp you will eat a packed lunch on site, with the children (mainly sandwiches). We need to know in advance of any special dietary needs (vegetarian, food allergies, and so on).
Arrive at Torino Caselle Airport (TRN). A vehicle will pick you up there. If you land in Milano Malpensa (MXP), you will need to travel by bus to Torino. The bus timetable is available at www.sadem.it and the cost of the bus trip is 22 Euros. A vehicle will pick you up at the bus station in Torino. Pick up costs from Torino are included only for arrivals on the 6th. You may arrive earlier and depart later but extra costs will apply.
Please See "Travel".
You should be in good heath also and able to walk in mountainous terrain without difficulty.
To determine if you will need a visa to enter Italy, please visit the following website (choose "Tourism" as your "Reason for visit") - http://www.esteri.it/visti/home_eng.asp
All prices do not include airfare