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Blackpool Cup

03 - 04 Kwiecień 2021
, Preston PR2 1SG
The magic of international football
International youth football tournament Blackpool in England: Blackpool Cup
Uczestniczące kraje: 
Austria Belgium Denmark France Germany Italy Netherlands England Walia Scotland Northern Ireland Ireland

Ever since its beginnings in 1994, the Blackpool Cup has always had a wide range of international participants. Each year, the participants represent around ten nationalities. Alongside the fixed participants from England, Scotland, Ireland, Wales and Northern Ireland, another five nationalities from the continent register every year. The secret? Every team has its own agenda: one team really goes for the international competition, whereas another goes for the attractions of Blackpool and the other wants to soak up the magic of football icons such as Manchester United and FC Liverpool. Everyone has their own priorities, but the Blackpool Cup has grown to become a real football classic.

 

Kategorie wiekowe: 
Młodzik Dziewczyny (G13), Trampkarz Dziewczyny (G15), Junior młodszy Dziewczyny (G17), Żak (U8), Żak (U9), Orlik (U10), Orlik (U11), Młodzik (U12), Młodzik (U13), Trampkarz (U14), Trampkarz (U15), Junior młodszy (U16), Junior młodszy (U17)
Organizator: 
Sir Tom Finney FC
Ilość drużyn: 
140
Wydanie pierwsze: 
1994

The Blackpool Cup is organised by the Sir Tom Finney FC. This club is a grassroots club offering children and adults of all social backgrounds the opportunity to play football in a competitive environment. Sir Tom Finney FC has 14 youth, 2 senior, 2 ladies and a disabled team in competition.

The Blackpool Cup is played at the parks of the famous Myerscough College and Uclan Sports Arena in Preston. Myerscough Sports Academy has 7 pitches, changing rooms, a canteen and numerous kiosks selling snacks. The Uclan Sports Area has 10 pitches and a restaurant: ‘the Final Whistle’. Both venues are located around 30 minutes by car from Blackpool.

Legenda
  • Bungalow
  • Hostel
  • Hotel
  • Mobilehome
  • School
  • Youth accommodation
Blackpool: "never a dull moment"

Even if Blackpool (140,000 inhabitants) is not the entertainment capital of Europe, it certainly is of the UK. The Pleasure Beach, Sandcastle Water Park, Blackpool Zoo, Blackpool Tower, The Big One, Sea Life World, South Pier – the town boasts an endless list of theme parks and entertainment. Not mention countless theatres, café-bars, pubs and restaurants and the renowned Hounds Hill Shopping Centre. In short, Blackpool is bustling with activity and entertainment. You’ll never find time to do it all!

Old Trafford

50 kilometres away from Blackpool is Old Trafford football stadium, home to Manchester United. Whether you're a fan or not, true football fans won't want to miss this stadium. There are daily tours, except on match days. Good to know: Old Trafford has its own train and metro stop. Click here for more information about a stadium tour.

Pleasure Beach & Sandcastle Waterpark

Pleasure Beach on the Ocean Boulevard in Blackpool is a gigantic ‘amazement park’ with no less than 145 attractions, including 12 rollercoasters. One of the rollercoasters is the biggest and fastest in England. So can you get in? Tournament participants get a discount on the price of entry to Pleasure Beach. 

Sandcastle Waterpark is the largest indoor waterpark in England. This tropical pool paradise boasts several swimming pools, a wave pool and thrilling water slides like the Masterblaster and Thunderfalls Waterslide. 

Norbreck Castle Hotel
Hotel

The Norbreck Castle Hotel is located right on sea front  in the North Shore area, 3-4 miles from the bustling centre of the Blackpool. The hotel offers basic rooms, but a great choice for football teams and a perfect place for a festive and exciting weekend. Blackpool Tower and Pleasure Beach are 15-20 tram minutes away. Hop on the tram right in front of the door. In addition, there is entertainment every night and an indoor swimming pool with Jacuzzi, various restaurants, café bars and a cinema are available for guests.

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Riverside
Mobilehome

Riverside Holiday Park is a few miles outside Southport. Insiders know that this authentic seaside resort has a lively, historic centre, including the popular Lord Street with countless shops, restaurants and cafe bars and the iconic Iron Pier. The holiday park itself offers plenty of entertainment, including an indoor swimming pool, playgrounds, sports pitches, restaurant and of course a large cafe-bar. The interiors of the chalets are comfortable and attractive.

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