Answers to the most common questions:
Where is my camp located?
Our Copa Beach Soccer Camp Santa Monica is located right on the beach next to the boardwalk at 2400 Ocean Front Walk, Santa Monica, CA 90405 (Just North of Perry's Cafe & the Beach Volleyball Courts)
Our Copa Beach Soccer Camp Long Beach is located right on the beach next to the boardwalk at 1 Granada Avenue, Long Beach, CA 90803
What are the hours of the camp?
Our Beach Soccer Camps start at 9:00 AM and end at 3:00 PM
What do I need to wear?
Sunscreen, appropriate soccer attire - Socks/Sand Socks are allowed.
Please Note: Shin guards and cleats are not allowed in beach soccer.
What do I need to bring?
Lots of sunscreen, water (preferably in a reusable water bottle,) set of dry clothes and a towel. Healthy snacks for the breaks are a good idea too. Players can also purchase food at Perry's Cafe in Santa Monica.
Is there parking for our parents?
Santa Monica Camps:
There is a 2 Hour lot ($1 per hour) as well as the larger All Day lots ($8-10/day) located at the beach at 2400 Barnard Way just north of Ocean Park Blvd.
Long Beach Camps:
There is short and long-term parking available at 1 Granada Avenue, Long Beach, CA.
Will water be provided?
There are water fountains available to refill water bottles but players should bring water and a reusable water bottle.
Do we need to bring lunch?
A healthy lunch (plus snacks are a good idea for our shorter breaks). *Players at our Santa Monica Camp can also purchase food at Perry's Cafe.
Do we need to bring shoes?
No. Beach soccer is played barefoot. No cleats, sneakers, running shoes, etc. required. Sand socks & flip flops recommended.
Do I need to bring a soccer ball?
No. We provide soccer balls to all of our camps.
What age groups participate?
The camp is open to boys and girls aged 6 to 14. Depending on the camp attendance list we will break down into groups based on age, size, and ability.
Are the teams mixed, boys and girls?
Yes, most of the time we will mix boys with girls within the groups again based on age, size and ability.
Do we need to bring Sunscreen?
Sunscreen is mandatory for every beach soccer camp.
How intense is the training?
The intensity is adjusted accordingly, depending on the groups and their age, ability and experience.
How much fun can my child expect to have?
Fun is what Beach Soccer is all about with Copa Beach Soccer Camps being among the most popular with the kids. Many of our campers are returning players who have already experienced the fun, health, and developmental benefits of Beach Soccer.
A Note Regarding Electronics:
Campers are discouraged from bringing electronic devices to camp and do so at their own risk. CBSC will not assume responsible for the loss, theft or damage to any device.
Camp refunds will be issued with medical documentation or if requested at least 5 calendar days prior to the first meeting. Refunds will be prorated. A $25.00 processing fee applies for each activity session refunded. Requests must be made in writing to the Program Supervisor in person or by email (email@example.com). Material fees are not discountable and are nonrefundable.
Makeups will not be offered for days missed by the student. All camp dates, times, locations, and instructors are subject to change without notice. Programs are subject to cancellation if minimum enrollment is not met.