FAQ

FAQ

1. WHO IS ORGANIZER AND WHAT WILL BE THE LOCATION OF THE COACHING CONVENTION 2020?

The Fundación Real Madrid, the foundation of the club, is the organizer of the convention. With the support of the club the Coaching Convention 2020 is located at the Ciudad Real Madrid (Avenida Fuerzas Armadas, 402, Madrid) where the program is presented from Friday to Sunday. The club experience will take place at the Estadio Santiago Bernabéu on Thursday. Co-Organizer of the event is Kohfahl Ballstrategien GmbH & Co. KG.

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2. WHO WILL BE THE SPEAKER AT THE COACHING CONVENTION 2020?

The speakers are protagonists of the club Real Madrid and experts of the sports world. They will give insights about the philosophy and processes in several areas of the club in context of training concepts and leadership. With Raúl Gonzales Blanco a former world-class player and current youth coach of the club Real Madrid supports the Coaching Convention 2020 as ambassador.

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3. IN WHAT LANGUAGE WILL THE CONTENT PRESENTED?

All presentations will be hold or translated in English and Spanish. Translations of further languages are proofed and depend on the final participants field.

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4. DO THE COACHES NEED SPECIAL KNOWLEDGE OR LICENCES TO JOIN THE CONVENTION?

All ambitious coaches of the world are invited besides they are working professional or amateur football. The club wants to give every coach the opportunity to be inspired by the Real Madrid spirit.

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5. DO THE PARTICIPANTS NEED EQUIPMENT FOR PRACTICAL SESSIONS?

Yes. There will be at least one practical session on Friday or Saturday in which participants are pleased to take on an active part. Please bring equipment for practical sessions and clothing to change.

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6. WILL THE PROGRAM DIFFER FROM THE CONTENT OF THE LAST COACHING CONVENTION?

Yes. Obviously, some content like the general academy structure will be identical but there will be many new presentations and exciting topics (e.g. nutrition). Therefore, the Coaching Convention 2020 is extended to four program days.

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7. WHAT IS THE EXACT LENGTH OF THE PROGRAM?

On Thursday (16th January 2020) the accreditations at the stadium begins at 16:00. The official program will end with the Closing Ceremony at 12:00 on Sunday (19th January 2020). You can optionally visit the Real Madrid La Liga match on Sunday afternoon. You will find the planned program in detail on www.coaching-convention.es . Please notice that the program might changes.

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8. DOES THE CONVENTION INCLUDE A VISIT OF A LA LIGA MATCH?

A visit of a Real Madrid La Liga match is not included in the Coaching Convention 2020 participation. We offer a special ticket contingent to ensure that all of our participants can visit the match during the convention. Registered participants can book their ticket via a link in the confirmation email.

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9. WHAT IS THE INCLUDED ADIDAS OUTFIT?

The participants will receive an official Coaching Convention 2020 jacket from adidas at the accreditation desk.

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10. IN WHICH HOTEL DO THE PARTICIPANTS WITH HOTEL SERVICE STAY?

Participants that book the COMFORT categories will stay in the Hotel Occidental Castellana Norte (Av. de Manoteras, 20, 28050 Madrid). If the reserved room contingent is exhausted the guests will stay in a hotel with the same or better conditions. The COMFORT category includes three nights (from 16th January to 19th January 2020) and breakfast.

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11. CAN THE PARTICIPANTS BOOK ADDITIONAL NIGHTS IN THE HOTEL?

Yes. Do react on special wishes you can send your requests to hotel@coaching-convention.es . We arranged that you can book further nights for special rates. Our travel partner will manage the details with hotel and informs you about the rates and payment.

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12. IS THERE A SHUTTLE BETWEEN THE HOTEL AND THE CONVENTION LOCATIONS?

Because of the excellent train connection (Renfe Cercanias) of the hotel and the convention locations there will be no shuttle service. Please use the stations Fuente de la Mora (hotel) and Valdebebas (Ciuadad Real Madrid.) - it’s only one stop. The taxi rates also are quiet low in Madrid.

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