Ajax

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Ajax, The Netherlands

Ajax, The Netherlands

Learn from the Dutch Master's at their innovative training complex, De Toekomst (The Future). With a dedicated youth academy that has produced players of the calibre of Johan Cruyff, Dennis Bergkamp and Wesley Sneijder, the Ajax Youth Coaches cannot fail to have a huge impact on your team.

Immersing your players in the 'Ajax Way', the philosophy of 'Total Football', is an invaluable asset to your group's progression and crucial to any team wishing to excel.


Training facilities

Ajax are pioneers in ‘Total Football’, a tactical type of football in which any outfield player can take over the role of any other player in a team. This revolutionized the game and can still be seen today. This style will allow your students to appreciate and understand the role of any position on the field.

  • 9 football fields
  • Dressing rooms
  • Medical rooms
  • Lounge area and club shop
  • Main field has seating capacity for 2,000 spectators

Sports at Ajax

  • Football
    Top coaches oversee expert training sessions at this state-of-the-art complex. Competitive fixtures can be arranged against local opposition so you can test your new-found skills. Your team will have an unforgettable experience at this truly professional setting.

    Taking guidance from this outstanding Youth training program, your students will learn and understand new techniques that will give them the advantage when coming back home to play in their league. A great way to bring a team together and set the standards high for the rest of the season.

Destination Facts

  • Venue Type Pro Club Experience
  • Coaches Ajax Youth Academy coaches
  • Training 2 x 90 minute sessions per day
  • Suggested Tour Length By air: 4 nights, 5 days
    By coach: 4 nights, 5 days

  • Suitable for Age Groups U10-U18
  • Dates Available All year (subject to club schedule)
  • Weather 5 - 20°C (Variable)
  • Transfer Time 30 minutes from Schipol airport
  • Location Amsterdam
  • Sport type Football
  • Country Netherlands




 

 

Optional Excursions

Amsterdam ArenA is an optional Equity Sports Trip excursion when visiting Ajax

Amsterdam Arena

Go behind the scenes of this magnificent stadium with its retractable roof, rated 5 stars by UEFA. Discover over 100 years of footballing history behind the most successful club in the Netherlands.

Anne Frank Museum is an optional Equity Sports Trip excursion when visiting Ajax

Anne Frank Museum

Visit the house of Anne Frank, a Jewish girl who had to go into hiding during WWII to escape the Nazis. Anne’s famous diary ‘The Secret Annex’, she kept whilst in hiding at Prinsengracht in Amsterdam, can also be seen on display.

Amsterdam city tour is an optional Equity Sports Trip excursion when visiting Ajax

Amsterdam city tour

Take a cruise along the famous canals, more than a 100km of waterways traverse the city. Visit the Van Gogh Museum or savour the floral scents of the Floating Flower Market.

An Eredivisie fixture is an optional Equity Sports Trip excursion when visiting Ajax

Eredivisie fixture

Add on an unforgettable extra! Make sure your team will feel the roar of the Dutch crowd and witness the excitement of an Eredivisie match.


Accommodation

4* Hotel Schiphol

  • Clean and safe in a good location
  • Spacious

Located just outside Amsterdam, all rooms are en-suite and have access to Wi-Fi. This hotel is well designed for sporting teams, with an excellent fitness suite, and indoor swimming pool allowing your team to feel professional and relaxed.

Location: Based just outside Amsterdam.

Facilities:  Luxury gym, indoor pool, modern wellness centre, conference halls, free Wi-Fi.

Accommodation: Comfortable large beds, bathtub, separate shower.

Meals: On-site.

Suggested Itineraries

Using our sports specialists’ vast knowledge and experience, we have created the below suggested itinerary which provides a basic outline of a sports tour. Please let us know if you have any specific requirements or preferences, and we will tailor-make it for the perfect fit.

  • day
    1

     

    • Depart for airport or ferry
    • Training session (1)
    • Quiz night
  • day
    2

     

    • Training session (2)
      Observe 1st team or Academy session
    • Training session
    • Evening activity
  • day
    3

     

    • Training session (3)
    • Afternoon excursion
    • Attend a sports fixture
  • day
    4

     

    • Training session (4)
    • Friendly fixture
    • Evening activity
  • day
    5

     

    • Training session (5)
    • Presentation of certificates
    • Fun mini-tournament
    • Depart for airport or ferry

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