About
STEVEN MELLOR
STEVEN MELLOR

Sports Abroad is managed by Olympic swimming finalist and Commonwealth Games medalist Steven Mellor. Steve brings a wealth of experience to the business having represented Great Britain for almost 15 years, travelling throughout the world to attend training camps and competitions.

“Launching Sports Abroad has provided me with a great opportunity to help groups organise all of their travel requirements and to take away the hassle of arranging their own training camps.  

Having personally attended numerous training camps as a swimmer myself I feel that Sports Abroad can offer greater advice and expertise, ensuring that teams have all the information necessary for an enjoyable and successful training camp”.

 

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KAREN MELLOR
KAREN MELLOR

Supporting Steve is wife Karen who has been an integral part of Sports Abroad since the beginning.

Karen started her early career in the travel sector where she honed her customer facing skills. She then took advantage of her keen eye for detail and organisational expertise by moving into co-ordinator and project management roles before joining Sports Abroad full-time in 2009.

Karen is well organised, conscientious and highly enthusiastic, especially when she travels to one of our sunny destinations!

 

EMILY THOMPSON
EMILY THOMPSON

Emily joined Sports Abroad in October 2016. She began her career in travel in 2002 where she met Steven and worked with him for a number of years before moving over to the financial industry in 2008. Both careers have been instrumental in Emily gaining client focus skills in order to get the best outcome for the customer.

Emily is hard working, committed and has high standards which are important attributes she brings with her in joining the Sports Abroad team.

 

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Book with Confidence. Sports Abroad Ltd is a Member of ABTA with membership number Y6296.

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We are a member of ABTA which means you have the benefit of ABTA’s assistance and Code of Conduct. We provide full financial protection for your money.

ABTA and ABTA Members help holidaymakers to get the most from their travel and assist them when things do not go according to plan. We are obliged to maintain a high standard of service to you by ABTA’s Code of Conduct.

For further information about ABTA, the Code of Conduct and the arbitration scheme available to you if you have a complaint, contact ABTA:
30 Park Street, London SE1 9EQ. Tel: 020 3117 0500 or visit www.abta.com

Don’t run the risk of booking with a non ABTA member as your money may not be protected!

Sports Abroad will help you to decide which venue would best suit the needs of your group and, subject to availability, arrange all of your accommodation, facility hire and transfer needs during your stay.

We price ourselves on providing a first class customer service by guiding groups through the whole process of organising a training camp. We offer expert and unbiased opinion on all of our destinations to try and find the best camp to suit the needs of each group.

 

Travel & General Insurance Services

Sports Abroad Limited are a company committed to customer satisfaction and consumer financial protection.

We are therefore pleased to announce that at no extra cost to you and in accordance with “The Package Travel, Package Tours Regulations 1992”, customers of Sports Abroad will be indemnified in respect of their net ascertained financial loss sustained arising from the cancellation or curtailment of the declared trip travel arrangements arising solely from the event of the financial failure of Sports Abroad.

This insurance has been arranged by Travel & General Insurance Services Limited on behalf of Towergate Chapman Stevens through Hiscox Insurance Company Limited.

Customer bookings will be declared on a monthly basis to Travel & General Insurance Services Limited. Invoices issued to passengers for their bookings will contain these insurance wordings.

This cover is subject to the terms, conditions and exclusions of the insurance policy wordings, a copy of which is available on request.

CLAIMS PROCEDURE

Any occurrence which may give rise to a claim should be advised to Travel & General Insurance Services Limited, 117 Houndsditch, London, EC31 7BT

If you are away, please call 02920 468 505

If you have not yet travelled, please call 020 7065 5300 (between 9.30am and 5.30pm Monday to Friday).

Alternatively please email claims@travel-general.com or operations@global-response.co.uk

In order to deal promptly with any claims it is essential that the Insured Customer retains all bills, receipts and other documents relating to their travel arrangements.

 

Sports Abroad Limited
Registered in England
Company Registration Number 05899217 – VAT Registration Number: 946275494

Sports Abroad Swimming Training Camps : Booking Conditions

 
All bookings with SPORTS ABROAD LIMITED shall be subject to the following conditions: Apart from flight bookings, where the appropriate flight company’s booking conditions apply. SPORTS ABROAD LIMITED does not accept any responsibility for flight arrangements.
The Booking Conditions set out the responsibilities which SPORTS ABROAD LIMITED have to you and which you in turn have to SPORTS ABROAD LIMITED when a contract is made between the two parties. The contract is made when you make a booking and SPORTS ABROAD LIMITED accept it with a written confirmation. If you are making a booking for a group, you must obtain authority from all the group members (or from their parents/guardians if they are under 18) to act on their behalf. You must ensure that all members of the group are made fully aware of these booking conditions and that they agree to be bound by them. All references to you/yourself in these booking conditions will mean yourself and any other persons that you are acting on behalf of.

1. DEPOSIT – Advance booking is necessary to reserve places on all SPORTS ABROAD LIMITED training camps. A booking will only be made if an agreed deposit of the total price accompanies the booking form. A Participant who withdraws after a firm booking has been made shall forfeit his or her deposit. The person signing/emailing the Booking Form is deemed to be acting on behalf of each person booked on that form and is responsible for ensuring that each person is fully aware of these Booking Conditions. In the absence of a signed Booking Form an email will be accepted and these Booking Conditions will apply in full. The person signing warrants that he/she is authorised by the other persons named including where the other person is less than 18 years of age the authority of the parent or legal guardian. The deposit is payable at time of booking. On receipt of the Booking Form and deposit payment for all passengers SPORTS ABROAD will issue you with a Confirmation of your booking detailing the camp arrangements – Please check your confirmation, invoice and all other documentation immediately on receipt and contact us should anything appear to be incorrect as it is not always possible to make changes at a later stage.

2. IF YOU CHANGE YOUR ARRANGEMENTS – SPORTS ABROAD LIMITED regret that if you change your arrangements once they have been confirmed more than eight weeks prior to departure they reserve the right to levy an amendment fee of £20.00 for each person named on the booking form to cover the costs incurred. Should you alter your arrangements within eight weeks of departure it may be necessary to levy the cancellation charges as detailed in the cancellation clause.
3. FINAL PAYMENT – Final payment is due before departure. If this is not paid SPORTS ABROAD LIMITED reserve the right to regard the booking as cancelled and the participant will lose all monies paid in accordance with our cancellation procedures.

4. CANCELLATION –
(a) Cancellation of a booking by a participant is only effective when received by SPORTS ABROAD LIMITED in writing from the participant signing the booking form. Cancellation charges will be scaled accordingly as set out below.
The company will forward a cancellation invoice to you to cover all cancellation charges and if you are covered by insurance these costs may be recoverable depending on the reason for cancellation and the conditions of the insurance policy.
(b) SPORTS ABROAD LIMITED reserve the right in any circumstances to cancel the training camp and in this event will return to participants all monies paid or will offer an alternative available camp to purchase of comparable standard.

PERIOD BEFORE DEPARTURE IN WHICH NOTIFICATION IS RECEIVED CANCELLATION CHARGE AS % OF TOTAL TRAINING CAMP PRICE (ex flights)
More than 56 days: Loss of deposit
42 – 56 days: 60%
28 – 41 days: 70%
14 – 27 days: 80%
1 – 13 days: 100%
   

5. ALTERATIONS – SPORTS ABROAD LIMITED reserve the right at any time to substitute alternative accommodation or to make any other alteration to your training camp arrangements that become necessary due to circumstances beyond their control and undertake to inform participants as soon as possible. Where additional costs are involved these must be borne by the participants. Whilst every attempt will be made to run the training camp as indicated in the itinerary SPORTS ABROAD LIMITED are unable to make refunds due to poor weather conditions.

6. PRICE GUARANTEE – Subject to error SPORTS ABROAD LIMITED will only increase the price of a training camp after it has been confirmed if transportation costs (e.g. fuel) and/or dues taxes (e.g. VAT) or fees payable for services increase or our costs increase as a result of adverse changes in the exchange rates which have been used to calculate the cost of the training camp. Even in these cases SPORTS ABROAD LIMITED will absorb increased costs up to a total amount equivalent to 2% of the cost of your confirmed training camp (excluding insurance premiums, flights and any amendment charges), Only if the increased costs exceed this 2% will SPORTS ABROAD LIMITED levy a surcharge. If any surcharge is greater than 10% of the cost of your training camp (excluding insurance and any amendment charges), you will be entitled to cancel your booking and receive a full refund of all monies paid to SPORTS ABROAD LIMITED except for insurance premiums and amendment charges. You will have 14 days from the issue date printed on the surcharge invoice to tell SPORTS ABROAD LIMITED if you wish to cancel for this reason. SPORTS ABROAD LIMITED reserve the right to correct errors in both advertised and confirmed prices as soon as they we are aware of the error.

7. LIABILITY – SPORTS ABROAD LIMITED is not liable for personal injury, death, damage to property or other loss whether arising from accident, cancellations delay or any other matter beyond their control amounting to ‘force majeur’. Participants should insure against all such possibilities.

8. OUR LIABILITY TO YOU – SPORTS ABROAD LIMITED will arrange the training camp you choose. All ground elements of the training camp will be provided either by SPORTS ABROAD LIMITED or by independent sub-contracted suppliers. You must book all flight requirements separately. SPORTS ABROAD LIMITED will do all within their reasonable power to ensure that efficient, reputable and safe suppliers provide all elements of the training camp and that they adhere to all laws and regulations governing their activities.
SPORTS ABROAD LIMITED do not have to pay compensation or accept liability if their performance is prevented or affected by an event beyond their control, which they or their suppliers could not expect to avoid even with all due care such as;
War Riots Terrorist activity Industrial disputes Fire Bad weather conditions Insolvency of suppliers/Technical problems to transport Airports or ports being closed or full Cancellation or changes of schedules by scheduled service airlines Or any similar event

9. GENERAL – You are responsible for ensuring that all members of your party are at the correct departure point at the correct time. We cannot be liable for any loss or expense suffered by any passenger because of their late arrival or non-arrival at any departure point. You are also responsible for passing on all information to the members of your party. Local laws relating to the consumption of alcohol must, at all times, be obeyed. In signing the booking form, the party leader also accepts responsibility for the good conduct of all participants during the training camp. SPORTS ABROAD LIMITED also reserve the right to terminate the training camp for any passenger in the event of unreasonable conduct which in our opinion may cause damage, distress, danger or annoyance to other passengers, employees, property, or any third party. Our responsibilities for any such passenger(s) may then cease, the perpetrators of any damage will be responsible for the full cost of repair or replacement and SPORTS ABROAD LIMITED will be under no obligation for any refund, compensation or loss which you or your party may incur.
SPORTS ABROAD LIMITED reserve the right to decline to accept or retain any participant as a member of any tour party if his or her conduct is disruptive and affecting the enjoyment of other participants and SPORTS ABROAD LIMITED shall be under no liability for any extra cost incurred by such a participant as a result of their doing so. Customers will be responsible for paying any charges for cleaning, damages and/or breakages prior to departure from resort.

10. INSURANCE – All group members must obtain their own comprehensive travel insurance cover for the duration of the trip prior to departure. Written notification must be submitted to SPORTS ABROAD LIMITED prior to travel.

11. DOCUMENTS – A full ten-year passport is required for all travel. If there are doubts about any passenger’s status as a resident British subject or if anyone does not hold a full British passport, you must check with the Embassies or Consulates of the countries to be visited to confirm the passport or visa requirements in your particular circumstances. SPORTS ABROAD LIMITED cannot accept responsibility if passengers are not in possession of the correct travel documents

12. FLIGHTS – SPORTS ABROAD LIMITED does not accept any responsibility for flight arrangements. You must book your flight requirements separately.

13. COMPLAINT –In the event that you wish to complain about any aspect of your arrangements you must notify our local agent in the destination who will endeavour to put things right. Local agents are there to assist you and will ordinarily be able to deal with any problems quickly and satisfactorily on the spot.
If for any reason a problem cannot be resolved to your satisfaction locally, you should detail your complaint to the local agent and forward details of your complaint in writing direct to SPORTS ABROAD LIMITED within 28 days of your return from the tour.
Such a complaint will be investigated thoroughly and every effort will be made to ensure that the matter is resolved speedily and amicably.

14. ADITIONAL CONDITIONS FOR CLIENTS USING THE FACILITIES AT GE TUR, LIGNANO ITALY
The booking terms set out below are in addition to the standard booking conditions of Sports Abroad Limited. These additional conditions apply to any group or individual wishing to book facilities at GE TUR, Lignano, Italy. You (the Group Organiser) must agree to the following conditions on behalf of your group.

a) RESPONSIBILITY
You are responsible for tort and criminal liability with regards to the activities carried out by your group. You must guarantee insurance coverage in case of accident and/or death for each guest. Evidence of this insurance policy must be attached to the booking form at the time of booking.
Furthermore, Public Security Authorities will call upon the team staff that you send to supervise your group if anything happens to your group. Sports Abroad cannot be held responsible for any damages suffered by your group members as a consequence of accidents that occur as a result of the lack of and/or inadequate supervision by your team staff.
With regards to insurance coverage of valuables, money or any other goods belonging to your group members, Sports Abroad will not be held responsible for compensation or reimbursement of the relative costs.

b) DAMAGES
The cost of repairs that might be required for damages caused to equipment and devices (windows and window frames, doors, locks, shutters and cords, shower stalls, various bathroom accessories, beds, electric parts, painting, false-ceilings, night-stands, mattresses, bed bases, etc.) due of the improper use by members of your group, will be charged to the you as the group organiser at a fee of £25.00/hour, plus the value of the objects or the singe damaged parts.
A damage report will be sent from GE TUR to Sports Abroad and then forwarded to you as the group organiser. In order to guarantee payment of the amounts due for the repair of any damages caused by your group, Sports Abroad may request you to provide a refundable deposit of £10.00 per person. This will be returned to you at the end of the groups stay, as long as you have provided the payment of all due amounts for the repairs.

UMFG
UMFG

“Sports Abroad made all changes for us (we changed our minds a few times) with no problems.”

UMFG
Lloret de Mar, Spain 2017

Tadcaster
Tadcaster

“Overall the Camp was a great success and the service offered by Sports Abroad was excellent.”

Tadcaster
Torremolinos, Spain 2017

Seagulls
Seagulls

“Sports Abroad provided us with a great swim camp at a good price in a fantastic location. They managed to accommodate our unusually large group and it all ran very smoothly. They will be our first port of call for our next camp.”

Seagulls
BEST Centre, Majorca 2017

Rugby & Northampton
Rugby & Northampton

“Very professional company with hands on customer service.”

Rugby & Northampton Athletic Club
Lloret de Mar, Spain 2017

Thisted
Thisted

“I can highly recommend Sports Abroad, they provide a very high service. Very helpful from beginning to the end. Great facilities and good location, all swimmers had a great warm weather swim camp.”

Thisted
Oasis Papagayo, Fuerteventura 2017

London Disability
London Disability

“Steve knows his stuff. You can throw all sorts of curve balls his way and he solves them all easily. By far the best company to organise a camp with, especially for those with unusual requirements. His support during trying times is invaluable.”

London Disability
Lloret De Mar, Spain 2017

Godalming
Godalming

“Sports Abroad helped deliver a very successful training camp at Oasis Papagayo, Corralejo, Fuerteventura.  Well organised, flexible and supportive.  We would definitely recommend Sports Abroad and would not hesitate to use them again.”

Godalming
Oasis Papagayo, Fuerteventura 2017

Northampton
Northampton

“ Sports Abroad provided an excellent service from the initial quote through to the support at the camp.  A group of 90 was a large group to manage and Sports Abroad made the task easier for us, nothing was too much trouble and all questions and queries were answered promptly – good people to do business with.”

Northampton
Loutraki, Greece 2017

Midlothian
Midlothian

“Booking was quick, easy and flexible. Amendments dealt with efficiently.
We were contacted by Sports Abroad throughout our trip to confirm that all was going well.”

Midlothian
Los Cristianos, Tenerife 2017

Satellites of Macclesfield
Satellites of Macclesfield

“From the initial booking to the complete package and aftercare I couldn’t have imagined any better quality of service. I would always recommend Sports Abroad to anyone who is thinking about booking a training camp.”

Satellites of Macclesfield
Torremolinos, Spain 2017

Cambridge University
Cambridge University

“Well organised, replied quick to emails and made planning camp easy. We had everything we needed and camp ran smoothly.”

Cambridge University
Fuerteventura, Spain 2017

City of Manchester
City of Manchester

“Always helpful and easy to work with, the team at Sports Abroad helps us find the right venue to get the right outcomes in our camps, all at a very competitive price.”

City of Manchester
Lloret De Mar, Spain 2017

Northallerton
Northallerton

“Sports Abroad were great to deal with, Steve was great at organising our camp to our needs which allowed all of our swimmers to make progress and enjoy themselves in and out of the pool”

Northallerton
Calella, Spain 2016

England Talent
England Talent

“This is our 4th overseas camp in association with Sports Abroad and another successful and professional training camp using high end facilities with world class staff“

England Talent
T3 Tenerife 2016

Dunoon
Dunoon

“Perfectly organised, helpful and patient from the start of our enquiry to the end of the camp.”

Dunoon
T3, Tenerife 2016

Dover Lifeguard
Dover Lifeguard

“Sports abroad are professional , friendly and helpful. Steve always goes the extra mile to ensure the camps are a success. They should be your first and last stop if you are planning a camp abroad.”

Dover Lifeguard
BEST, Majorca 2016

University of Edinburgh
University of Edinburgh

“Sports Abroad always offer a 5 star package. That’s why we keep coming back. The standard of the communication in preparation for the camp was exemplary and everything ran smoothly.”

University of Edinburgh
T3, Tenerife 2016

City of Coventry
City of Coventry

“This is the 6th time in 7 years we have used Sports Abroad for overseas camps and the service was excellent as always. The choice of venues and destinations was varied and Steve was always happy to discuss any queries or questions I had. Communication and organisation before leaving was super and Sports Abroad contacted us regularly during the camp to ensure everything was running smoothly. All in all a super camp and brilliant service – many thanks!”

City of Coventry
Paphos, Cyprus 2016

Newry & Mourne
Newry & Mourne

“This was our first away training camp and we wanted reassurance and security. We got this and more by booking through Sports Abroad. The service was first class and they went out of their way to accommodate our needs. The communication was excellent throughout.”

Newry & Mourne
Torremolinos, Spain 2016

Heart of Midlothian
Heart of Midlothian

“Very efficient, personal service with speedy responses to all our enquiries and regular contact from Steve while we were away. The pool facilities in Torremolinos were excellent and the pool staff were exceptionally helpful and friendly. Looking forward to booking our next training camp with Sports Abroad.”

Heart of Midlothian
Torremolinos, Spain 2016

Nova Centurion
Nova Centurion

“Our camp was organised exceptionally well, with the location, service and environment of a very high standard and has provided an excellent springboard for our team for the rest of this season. Cannot speak highly enough of the service that was provide before and during the camp.”

Nova Centurion
Limassol, Cyprus 2016

Bracknell & Wokingham Masters
Bracknell & Wokingham Masters

“A fantastic trip in a great location. Sports Abroad provided an excellent service from start to finish from organising the accommodation to booking pool time. I would 100% recommend them to other sports teams.”

Bracknell & Wokingham Masters
Calella, Spain 2016

Oxford University
Oxford University

“I would thoroughly recommend Sports Abroad. They made the seemingly stressful task of organising a camp abroad very simple.”

Oxford University
Torremolinos, Spain 2016

Durham Aquatics
Durham Aquatics

“The facilities provided by Sports Abroad were amazing. The 50m pool in Lloret de Mar was so clean and the staff were very helpful.
The hotel was excellent, the rooms were clean, the food was plentiful, the astro turf and the pool tables were a great hit. Then there are all the swimming pools which our swimmers went in!”

Durham Aquatics
Lloret de Mar, Spain 2015

Killerwhales
Killerwhales

“This was our first swim camp. We chose Sports Abroad because one of our coaches had heard of their excellent reputation. The website offers a large range of location options, and telephone calls to Sports Abroad helped me to tailor our choices to meet our specific requirements. All of the dealings that I had with Sports Abroad were professional and friendly. Killerwhales S.C. will definitely be using Sports Abroad for future camps.”

Killerwhales
Calella, Spain 2015

City of Sunderland
City of Sunderland

“The overall booking experience, from initial enquiry through to the camp itself, was very smooth. Steve was very helpful and attentive throughout, even visiting us mid-Camp to check all was OK. The training venue and hotel were ideal; the staff were all very helpful. The Camp was a great experience for the hard-working City of Sunderland swimmers.”

City of Sunderland
Torremolinos, Spain 2015

City of Norwich
City of Norwich

“Our team had a brilliant camp at Oasis Sports Resort. Great facilities, great accommodation and great weather. Would recommend!”

City of Norwich
Fuerteventura, Spain 2015

Wrekin College
Wrekin College

“For us this was our best camp so far, facilities were excellent and the hotel and location was good

Just to add that you (Sports Abroad) were fantastic and couldn’t have done more for arranging our camp especially when we had to change the whole location so late into our booking and a big thank you for that.”

Wrekin College
Torremolinos, Spain 2015

Hillingdon
Hillingdon

“Our camp was a huge success! Taking a team abroad always requires a lot of work behind the scenes. Sports Abroad certainly make things easier!”

Hillingdon
Fuerteventura, Spain 2015

London Disability Team
London Disability Team

“Sports Abroad embraced our motto of “Ability not Disability” by providing an excellent service to make a swimming training camp in Spain possible for 15 disabled swimmers, who had the experience of a lifetime.”

London Disability Team
Lloret de Mar, Spain 2015

Finland National Team
Finland National Team

“Great and very fast service all the time. Sports Abroad are 100% trustful and know what they are doing! La Loma Sport is a great location with very good service and facilities. We will be back!”

Finland National Team
La Loma, Mexico 2015

Dunmow Atlantis
Dunmow Atlantis

“I can highly recommend Sports Abroad, they provide a very comprehensive service, nothing seems too much trouble.”

Dunmow Atlantis
Majorca, Spain 2014

Borough of Kirklees
Borough of Kirklees

“Well organised and very helpful from beginning to the end , fantastic facilities and good location, all swimmers had a great camp!”

Borough of Kirklees
Calella Spain 2014

Swim Ireland T3
Swim Ireland T3

“Sports Abroad was, once again, invaluable to our training camp preparations with Ireland’s 2016 Olympic Focus Squad. Their flexibility to consistently cater to our needs, and understanding of the diversity of our team, made for ease of organisation and a more enjoyable overall camp experience. Swim Ireland looks forward to working with Steve and all at Sports Abroad again.”

Swim Ireland
T3, Tenerife 2014

Sundays Well (Ireland)
Sundays Well (Ireland)

“I would highly recommend Sports Abroad as a service provider. Everything was organised with ease and efficiency and all requests were taken on board and accommodated as best as possible. Steve Mellor was excellent to deal with throughout the process.”

Sundays Well (Ireland)
Spain 2014

BRABO (Belgium)
BRABO (Belgium)

“We had a great camp in Fuerteventura. Nice weather and beautiful accommodation!”

BRABO (Belgium)
Fuerteventura, Spain 2014

Huntingdon
Huntingdon

“The responsibility of taking other peoples children abroad is enormous but it’s very reassuring to know that all administration (by Sports Abroad) was spot on, no delays, no problems – which makes training much easier to complete.”

Huntingdon
Italy 2014

South East Synchro
South East Synchro

“The overall booking experience through to the event was very smooth and the staff at Sports Abroad were very helpful as were the venue staff. Can’t wait to do it all again.”

South East Synchro
Spain 2014

Swadlincote
Swadlincote

“A good all round service with excellent training facilities – A fantastic experience for our first swim camp, with the accommodation being part of the hotel complex definitely helping towards that experience.”

Swadlincote
Fuerteventura, Spain 2014

Godalming
Godalming

“I like to do business with people I can trust and I know will serve our requirements paying attention to every detail. Sports Abroad have always provided Godalming Swimming club with first class service.”

Godalming
Fuerteventura, Spain 2014

Yeovil & District
Yeovil & District

“Our swimmers had a fantastic camp and we would recommend Sports Abroad to any Teams looking to run a swim camp. Our swimmers are looking forward to our next camp with you. Fantastic facilities, great location and amazing weather. Excellent all-round Thank you.”

Yeovil & District
Spain 2014

Kingston Royals
Kingston Royals

“Our camp was well organised and went to plan. Everyone enjoyed it and will hopefully benefit from the experience. All went well and Sports Abroad’s assistance sorting out last minute changes when the arrival of our flight was delayed by 3.5 hours was much appreciated.”

Kingston Royals
Spain 2014

Anaconda & Hackney
Anaconda & Hackney

“Our training camp went extremely well and was well organised. The swimming pool and the staff in Torremolinos were first class. The hotel was more than adequate and there was plenty of and a great variety of food. The staff at the hotel were also very nice. I would definitely recommend this camp to other swimming clubs.”

Anaconda & Hackney
Spain 2014

Cambridge University
Cambridge University

“Thanks to Sports Abroad, our warm weather training camp was a great success! The service provided throughout the booking was excellent, and the camp ran smoothly from start to finish. We look forward to booking with Sports Abroad again.”

Cambridge University
Spain 2014

City of Coventry
City of Coventry

“We have travelled with Sports Abroad on numerous occasions and this trip was no different – excellent service and a first class training camp. Many thanks.”

City of Coventry
Tenerife, Spain 2013

Dunmow Atlantis
Dunmow Atlantis

“Our booking Torremolinos could not of gone better. Sports Abroad were amazing and arranged everything. I would definitely book through them again.”

Dunmow Atlantis
Spain 2013

Hitchin
Hitchin

“Thanks to Steve and Sports Abroad, Hitchin Swimming Club’s arrangements for their warm weather training camp in Cyprus 2013 went swimmingly!”

Hitchin
Cyprus 2013

Gloucester City
Gloucester City

“Our Fuerteventura Camp was a huge success! The 50m pool was a pleasure for swimmers and coaches to train in plus the Resort provided everything we needed to support each athlete’s individual programmes throughout the week. We hope to be back!”

Gloucester City
Fuerteventura, Spain 2013

Rushmoor Royals
Rushmoor Royals

“The pre and post camp organisation was very efficient. The pool was superb and the staff could not have been more helpful and efficient.”

Rushmoor Royals
Spain 2013

England AASE
England AASE

“As always great support from Steve (Sports Abroad) in the planning of the camp. With large numbers it takes a lot of the hassle out of the planning and organising from the start.”

England AASE
Tenerife, Spain 2013

Sollerod, Denmark
Sollerod, Denmark

“Sports Abroad is a company serving great standards and providing you with quick and good answers – every time!”

Sollerod, Denmark
Tenerife, Spain 2013

East Kilbride
East Kilbride

“We had a superb camp for the second year in a row. The pool and food were even better than last year. The flexibility offered by the facility is second to none.”

East Kilbride
Fuerteventura, Spain 2013

England Talent Diving & Synchro
England Talent Diving & Synchro

“I would recommend Sports Abroad to any team or squad who are planning a training camp. Sports Abroad take the hassle out of the booking process to ensure that your camp runs as smoothly as possible. All the information is provided clearly and the staff have been very friendly and accommodating to all our needs.”

England Talent Diving & Synchro
Torremolinos, Spain 2013

Nummelan Kisaajat
Nummelan Kisaajat

“Our training camp in Calella, Spain was very well organized. Our special needs were also fulfilled, like very early breakfast, late orders for free-time activities etc. Everything was in place in time and as agreed.”

Nummelan Kisaajat
Calella, Spain 2013

Durham City
Durham City

“Once again, Steve and the team at Sports Abroad organised a fantastic camp, this time in Fuerteventura. As ever the assistance provided both before and during the camp was of the highest standard.”

Durham City
Fuerteventura, Spain 2013

Chase Swimming Club
Chase Swimming Club

“Sports Abroad have been absolutely fantastic this year. This is our second booking and we really cannot fault them. The support and advice they offer is second to none. Chase SC will definitely be booking again!”

Chase Swimming Club
Spain 2013

Long Eaton
Long Eaton

“Sports Abroad helped our club through our first overseas camp and were professional and helpful all throughout the planning and actual camp its self with good on site staff. The facilities they provided were top class and everything was in one place which made this a far more enjoyable and easy experience.”

Long Eaton
Fuerteventura, Spain 2013

City of Cardiff
City of Cardiff

“Sports Abroad and their partners overseas – Arena Sports – provided an excellent service to the City of Cardiff Swimming Team, both in the UK and on location in Coral Bay. The Team were made very welcome and received outstanding ongoing support during our stay.”

City of Cardiff
Cyprus 2013

SSV Leifers
SSV Leifers

“Sports Abroad has provided us an excellent service. The communication with the manager was excellent. Everything worked to perfection.”

SSV Leifers
Spain 2013

City of Salford
City of Salford

“Sports Abroad is a very professional and helpful company. This is the first time that the City of Salford have booked through Sports Abroad or attended a camp in Torremolinos. It lived up to every description supplied and the weather was an added bonus!”

City of Salford
Spain 2013

University of Oxford
University of Oxford

“The service throughout the whole booking process was fantastic! We received friendly advice and had complete confidence in Sports Abroad from the start. The trip was exactly as we needed and more!”

University of Oxford
Spain 2013

Elgin
Elgin

“The service provided was first class and our training camp ran like clockwork I would have no hesitation recommending Sports Abroad to other swimming clubs.”

Elgin
Spain 2012

City of Birmingham
City of Birmingham

“Flawless planning from start to finish. The camp delivered exactly what it was supposed to!”

City of Birmingham
Fuerteventura, Spain 2012

Ledbury & District
Ledbury & District

“The service from start to finish was excellent. We had a few teething problems with BMI baby going out of business but Sports Abroad were so understanding by accommodating our change of dates.”

Ledbury & District
Spain 2012

Melton Mowbray
Melton Mowbray

“This was the first overseas training camp that Melton Mowbray SC had organised and so the assistance and advice given by Sports abroad was invaluable.

The trip was a great success and the facility excellent. We will certainly be orgainising a trip next year and looking forward to dealing with Steve and Sports Abroad again.”

Melton Mowbray
Spain 2012

Stirling
Stirling

“Great customer service and always there for us. Sports Abroad were very much part of our team.”

Stirling
Spain 2012

East Kilbride
East Kilbride

“We found Sports Abroad to be very professional, flexible and accommodating in our dealings when organising the camp. We felt well supported at all times and enjoyed a fantastic training environment and complex.”

East Kilbride
Fuerteventura, Spain 2012

Shark (Nijlen, Belgium)
Shark (Nijlen, Belgium)

“We can recommend Sports Abroad to other teams. Communication went well and quick, airport transport, hotel was good and at location everything was as promised.”

Shark (Nijlen, Belgium)
Spain 2012

Durham
Durham

“For the 2nd year running we received a professional, helpful and responsive service from Sports Abroad which fulfilled every need and was backed by on-site support ensuring our swimmers benefited from the excellent facilities.”

Durham
Cyprus 2012

Watford
Watford

“Once again, Sports Abroad have delivered a superb camp. The experience of dealing with Sports Abroad is always professional & friendly. Watford Swimming Club have used Sports Abroad to organise their camps for many years and will continue to do so. Looking forward to 2013. Thank you!”

Watford
Spain 2012

City of Coventry (Age Group Squad)
City of Coventry (Age Group Squad)

” Once again, Sports Abroad have organised a great camp for our swimmers. We will be using them again in 2013 for a third year running. Superb!”

City of Coventry (Age Group Squad)
Spain 2012

Wigan Best
Wigan Best

“I have organised similar training camps in the past, but never have I experienced such an efficient service. The entire process was conducted in a friendly and personal manner. Documentation was prompt and progress was reviewed regularly by way of email and telephone. Sports Abroad are a pleasure to deal with. Our camp went without the slightest hitch, not least due to their efficient organisation and support. I will be organising a camp for 2013, and look forward to dealing with Sports Abroad once more, in order to do so. Quite simply excellent.”

Wigan Best
Spain 2012

England Talent
England Talent

“Great service and support from all involved at Sports Abroad. Detailed information given throughout the planning and delivery of the camp and nothing is ever too much trouble! It’s great to know that there is that added support there if needed no matter what the situation or question. Thanks Steve, for all your help and support.”

England Talent
Spain 2012

Chase Swimming Club
Chase Swimming Club

” Sports Abroad offer an excellent service, they are on hand to answer any queries or questions you may have regarding your training camp. We couldn’t fault them – great job!! Chase SC will definitely be booking up for 2013!! Well done Steve”

Chase Swimming Club
Spain 2012

Reading Swimming Club
Reading Swimming Club

“Sports Abroad provide a great service. They’re very efficient, helpful and knowledgeable. We will be booking with them again and I would definitely recommend them to any teams looking to book an overseas training camp.”

Reading Swimming Club
Cyprus 2012

GI 40 Hermes (Denmark)
GI 40 Hermes (Denmark)

“Sports Abroad and the staff in Torremolinos did everything they possible could to help us with the perfect training camp. Even with short notice they managed to arrange our camp. This is for sure not the last time Sports Abroad will arrange our camp.”

GI 40 Hermes (Denmark)
Spain 2012

SSV Leifers (Italy)
SSV Leifers (Italy)

” Detailed and very professional organization, perfect choice of facilities. Complete satisfaction of our needs.”

SSV Leifers (Italy)

University of Cambridge
University of Cambridge

“Sports Abroad was really helpful throughout the entire booking process and was always available to answer any questions I had. They didn’t rush me through the booking which I really appreciated and we will definitely be booking with Sports Abroad again.”

University of Cambridge
Spain 2012

Scotland National Team
Scotland National Team

“Our training camp in Torremolinos was a huge success thanks to the staff at Sport Abroad, the hotel and the training facilities with everything going as planned and in a truly professional manner.”

Scotland National Team
Spain 2011

Swim Ireland – Ulster
Swim Ireland – Ulster

“Sports Abroad provided a top quality service from the time of enquiry through to booking and finally during the camp. We will definitely recommend Sports Abroad to other clubs and organisation and will use them again in the future.”

Swim Ireland – Ulster
Spain 2011

Hemel Hempstead
Hemel Hempstead

“Overall we found the service offered to be very good, flexible and easy to deal with. The pool facility was excellent, and the staff in resort could not do enough to help us. The swimmers all enjoyed a successful camp and can’t wait for the next one!”

Hemel Hempstead
Italy 2011

City of Coventry (Senior Team)
City of Coventry (Senior Team)

“This was the 4th time I have used Sports Abroad to take teams away to training camps and competitions and the service is always excellent. Friendly, professional staff made the whole experience very easy and contributed to a great trip for the swimmers. Many thanks.”

City of Coventry (Senior Team)
Spain 2011

Salisbury Stingrays ASC
Salisbury Stingrays ASC

“Sports Abroad helped us with organising our first club training camp. Service was professional and prompt, always answering our queries. We held the camp in Torremolinos and received the highest level of hospitality and attention before, during and after the camp. We look forward to making the club training camp an annual event and working with Sports Abroad in the future.”

Salisbury Stingrays ASC
Spain 2011

Leicester Penguins
Leicester Penguins

“Our team had a wonderful week, accommodation was spot on and the training facility was first class, Everything that was to be done was done, all the way down to the pick ups. Our Sports Abroad Contact in Tenerife was very helpful and saw to every need. We are already looking into going again.”

Leicester Penguins
Tenerife, Spain 2011

Stains Swimming Club
Stains Swimming Club

“Excellent all round training camp, Sports Abroad allowed me to concentrate on the training while they organised the details.”

Stains Swimming Club
Tenerife, Spain 2011

Falkirk First
Falkirk First

“Could not fault anything. From bus collection to accommodation and from food to the training facilities and medical suppport. We’ll be back!”

Falkirk First
Spain 2011

Fife Performance
Fife Performance

“From initial contact through to ensuring all aspects of the trip were in order. Steve’s personal attention to detail was appreciated and professional in all regards. The training facilities at Torremolinos were impeccable, with the pool staff extremely welcoming and accommodating to any requests. Fife Performance Swim Squad shall certainly be utilising Sports Abroad for future training camps.”

Fife Performance
Spain 2011

Aalborg Swim Team (Denmark)
Aalborg Swim Team (Denmark)

” I can fully recommend using Sports Abroad to all clubs that are planning a training camp. Really good service and everything was like expected and informed to us from the beginning.”

Aalborg Swim Team (Denmark)
Spain 2011

England Talent Swim Team
England Talent Swim Team

“A professional, supportive and friendly service that caters for the needs of your team. The support given gave the peace of mind that if additional help/support was needed you had that back up. Thank you Sports Abroad.”

England Talent Swim Team
Spain 2011

Plymouth Leander Swimming Club
Plymouth Leander Swimming Club

“As always, our camp was extremely well organised and the level of service provided by Sports Abroad was first class. We are and always have been very pleased with the detailed planning that Sports Abroad provide and can recommend them without reservation.”

Plymouth Leander Swimming Club
Tenerife Spain 2011

ZCK Swimming Club (Belgium)
ZCK Swimming Club (Belgium)

“Good training accommodation combined with a superb organisation and a nice location.”

ZCK Swimming Club (Belgium)
Majorca, Spain 2011

City of Derby
City of Derby

” Another excellent camp, even better than last year. We look forward to booking again with you and really appreciate your personal care and attention. We didn’t even look at anyone else as felt there was no need.”

City of Derby
Spain 2011

SG Elbe Swimming Club (Germany)
SG Elbe Swimming Club (Germany)

“Sports Abroad were recommended to us by another German club and provided a great level of service. They are very professional and were quick to respond to any questions we had. We will definitely be in contact for our next camp.”

SG Elbe Swimming Club (Germany)
Cyprus 2011

City of Coventry Swimming Club
City of Coventry Swimming Club

“Thanks to Sports Abroad, I managed to find a great destination for a great price at the time in the season that I wanted. All the swimmers really enjoyed themselves and had everything they needed and more. It was 100% stress free for us all because of the fantastic organisation and communication of Sports Abroad! I’m confident we will be use Sports Abroad again! Thank you from all at City of Coventry SC.”

City of Coventry Swimming Club
Tenerife, Spain 2011

Borough of Stockton Swimming Team
Borough of Stockton Swimming Team

“Very pleased with our camp in the resort of Calella. The facilities were ideal for what we wanted and the hotel was excellent. Thanks for all your help.”

Borough of Stockton Swimming Team
Spain 2011

Watford Swimming Team
Watford Swimming Team

“Watford Swimming Club had a fantastic stay at Coral Beach. Sports Abroad were fantastic. They were always very attentive, always willing to help from when I first made contact. We will definitely be using Sports Abroad again.”

Watford Swimming Team
Cyprus 2011

Durham City Amateur Team
Durham City Amateur Team

“From start to finish, Sports Abroad provided excellent information and support demonstrating that organising a training camp can be simple!”

Durham City Amateur Team
Cyprus 2011

Dolphin Swimming Team (Ireland)
Dolphin Swimming Team (Ireland)

“Thank you Sports Abroad. All your recommendations and bookings worked out perfectly for our Club Squad. From Start to finish we didn’t have to worry about anything but our own training!. Thanks again.”

Dolphin Swimming Team (Ireland)
Spain 2011

Wrekin College Swimming Team
Wrekin College Swimming Team

“Wrekin College would not hestitiate to go back to Calella or Sports Abroad.”

Wrekin College Swimming Team
Spain 2011

Reading Swimming Club
Reading Swimming Club

“Superb. The hotel and pool were perfect and all arrangements went very smoothly.  During the booking process I was very impressed with Steve’s speed in responding to queries, even when he was overseas, and we felt very looked after by Steve during the camp itself, nothing seemed to be too much trouble.  We will definitely be booking again with Sports Abroad and I could not recommend them highly enough.”

Reading Swimming Club
Cyprus 2011

Winsford Swimming Club
Winsford Swimming Club

“An excellent service. We would definitely book with Sports Abroad again.”

Winsford Swimming Club
Cyprus 2011

City of Cardiff Swimming Club
City of Cardiff Swimming Club

“The swimmers had an excellent time. All our needs were catered for from start to finish and we were very well looked after.”

City of Cardiff Swimming Club
Cyprus 2011

Bracknell and Wokingham
Bracknell and Wokingham

“From the initial enquiry to the final day of the training camp Sports Aboard have provided an excellent service to make it a great training camp. Thank you”

Bracknell and Wokingham
Cyprus 2011

Koo-Vee Club (Finland)
Koo-Vee Club (Finland)

“We were very satisfied of our camp in Tenerife and I can recommend Sports Abroad for everyone!”

Koo-Vee Club (Finland)
Tenerife, Spain 2010″

Wycombe District
Wycombe District

“I loved working with Sports Abroad to organise my Club’s Warm Weather Training Camp.  They were extremely professional, organised, and couldn’t do enough to help me fulfil my swimmers requirements.  They made taking 35 youngsters abroad an easy task. Thank you.”

Wycombe District
Majorca, Spain 2010

Runnymede Swimming Club
Runnymede Swimming Club

“We rate the service provided by Sports Abroad as excellent and found their prices very competitive.”

Runnymede Swimming Club
Spain 2010

Stocksbridge Swimming Club
Stocksbridge Swimming Club

“Sports Abroad have been very professional with their help and assistance; easily contactable; nothing was “too much trouble” for them as they were always available to help; they gave us ‘exactly what is said on the tin’ so to speak, with no surprises or disappointments.”

Stocksbridge Swimming Club
Spain 2010

Staines Swimming Club
Staines Swimming Club

“Sports Abroad provided an excellent service, sorting out all our needs quickly and efficiently. This is the 2nd time we have used them and would recommend them for organising a Swim Camp. I feel as if they know exactly what we are looking for and strive to ensure we have a successful camp.”

Staines Swimming Club
Portugal 2010

Maidstone Swimming Club
Maidstone Swimming Club

“We all had a really fantastic time, the facilities and 50m pool are great, and it’s a really safe environment for the kids to be.  Sports Abroad were in constant touch during our stay to make sure everything was to our satisfaction and to sort out any problems within minutes, a very good service was provided.”

Maidstone Swimming Club
Italy 2010

Falkirk First Swimming Club
Falkirk First Swimming Club

“Well organised, very helpful, Hotel accommodated swimmers very well and understood their needs with regards to food and snacks between training sessions. Rooms were neat and well maintained/serviced.”

Falkirk First Swimming Club
Spain 2010

IKZ Swimming Club
IKZ Swimming Club

“The organisation of our training camp in Torremolinos by Sports Abroad was excellent. No remarks at all, everything arranged on time, fine hotel and very good training facilities.”

IKZ Swimming Club
Spain 2010

Borough of Kirklees
Borough of Kirklees

“This was the Club’s 3rd camp with Sports Abroad to Calella and as ever, everything was great. We also received great support during the travel chaos period.”

Borough of Kirklees
Spain 2010

Mid Sussex Marlins
Mid Sussex Marlins

“Sports Abroad were brilliant. We made the choice of our camp and dates, and they sorted everything out. When we had problems getting home (due to volcanoes!) we were safe in the knowledge we were being looked after by Steve and his team. We at Marlins would not hesitate in recommending them to any club we knew.”

Mid Sussex Marlins
Tenerife, Spain 2010

Swim Luxembourg
Swim Luxembourg

“I’m very happy about the service from Sports Abroad. I appreciate a lot the speed of the answer.  After 12 hours, I have a   contact and an answer with many propositions.”

Swim Luxembourg
Spain 2010

Loughborough University
Loughborough University

“The service which we received was first class and I would recommend Sports Abroad to anyone planning a training camp. Many of our swimmers remarked that this was the best camp they’d ever been on. I will certainly be recommending Sports Abroad to all my colleagues.”

Loughborough University
Italy 2009

Bristol Penguins
Bristol Penguins

As this was our first overseas training camp and first training camp of any kind for almost twenty years, we are delighted with the level of service we received from Sports Abroad both before and during our stay. Everything organised by Sports Abroad ran like clockwork from start to finish and we will certainly use them again in the future”

Bristol Penguins
Italy 2009

A6 (Denmark)
A6 (Denmark)

“We were extremely happy with the services provided by Sports Abroad. Our camp to Calella (Spain) was excellent, and is definitely one of the best camps I’ve been on.  We will definitely be contacting Sports Abroad for our next camp.”

A6 (Denmark)
Spain 2009

City of Birmingham
City of Birmingham

“An excellent camp and service provided by Sports Abroad. It is the first camp we have done as a club in many years and Sports Abroad made the organisation and logistics extremely easy. Many thanks!”

City of Birmingham
Spain 2009

Bebington
Bebington

“We were very satisfied with the service provided by Sports Abroad. Not only did they provide us with the best price but they always replied to our emails and telephone calls promptly and efficiently. We would definitely recommend Sports Abroad and the fact that we are already planning another camp for next year says it all!”

Bebington
Italy 2009

FC Voham Ohe (Germany)
FC Voham Ohe (Germany)

“Sports Abroad provided a great service and were much better than any German organisation we have ever worked with. We were extremely satisfied with all aspects of our training camp and already plan to travel with Sports Abroad again in 2010”

FC Voham Ohe (Germany)
Spain 2009

Nuneaton and Bedworth
Nuneaton and Bedworth

“Excellent service from start to finish, training facilities and hotel were great. Enjoyed by all. Sports Abroad were recommended to us by several clubs and we will definitely be in contact again for our next training camp.”

Nuneaton and Bedworth
Spain 2009

Swindon Dolphins
Swindon Dolphins

“Great camp. Good pool, nice hotel with excellent variety of food and a full understanding of the needs of swim teams. Sports Abroad provided us with excellent service once again. We recommend Sports Abroad to any team looking to organise a training camp and will be in touch again for our next camp.”

Swindon Dolphins
Fuerteventura, Spain 2009

Borough of Kirklees
Borough of Kirklees

“Great camp. Good pool, nice hotel with excellent variety of food and a full understanding of the needs of swim teams. Sports Abroad provided us with excellent service once again. We recommend Sports Abroad to any team looking to organise a training camp and will be in touch again for our next camp.”

Borough of Kirklees
Spain 2009

Flemish National Swim Team
Flemish National Swim Team

“I have been coaching since 1983. For 160 days a year I am away training with my group abroad. T3 is one of the best locations in the world and for sure the best in Europe. The service from Sports Abroad was excellent and we will definitely contact them again for our next camp.”

Flemish National Swim Team (Belgium)
Tenerife, Spain 2009

Karmoy Svommeklubb
Karmoy Svommeklubb

“Sports Abroad provided us with a very good service from start to finish. The hotel, food and swimming pool were all very good and we will be in touch for our next training camp.”

Karmoy Svommeklubb
Tenerife, Spain 2009

National Zweninstituut Amsterdam
National Zweninstituut Amsterdam

“We had a great training camp at T3. The complex is brand new and has everything that a professional swim team would need. The service is fantastic and the climate is perfect. We definitely recommend this complex and hotel to all the professional swimming teams. The service from Sports Abroad is unbelievable flexible. They are always always accessible and answers calls and questions very quickly. A big complement for this which made our training camp perfect.”

National Zweninstituut Amsterdam
Tenerife, SPain 2009

Svømmeklubben SYD Denmark
Svømmeklubben SYD Denmark

“I have been to many camps for the last 22 years both as a trainer and as an active swimmer and this was one of the best ever. Sports Abroad more than delivered what they had promised. To put it briefly we felt like Kings for a whole week”

Svømmeklubben SYD Denmark
Portugal 2009

University of Cambridge
University of Cambridge

“We had a brilliant time on our camp – the facilities were fantastic and the staff were friendly and always willing to help. Sports Abroad were really helpful from providing a quote to arranging our camp and answering any questions we had. We would definitely recommend Sports Abroad to other teams (and already have)! Sports Abroad provided the best price and an excellent service.”

University of Cambridge
Italy 2009

Saxon Crown
Saxon Crown

“Sports Abroad provided a first class service when organising our training camp to Majorca. Everything ran like clockwork making the week stress-free. The Son Hugo Swimming Complex was an excellent training venue and the staff there were helpful and friendly. We will use Sports Abroad again when planning any future training camps.”

Saxon Crown
Majorca, Spain 2008

Beckenham Swimming Club
Beckenham Swimming Club

“We would recommend Sports Abroad to any other club organising a training camp. Their information and correspondence was always quick, clear and concise. Everything about our trip was superb. The food, accommodation and pool were first class and the service from Sports Abroad was excellent.”

Beckenham
Cyprus 2008

Ludvika (Sweden)
Ludvika (Sweden)

“Completely reliable! Everything went really well and we had a great week in Calella. Sports Abroad provided excellent service and we would definitely book with them again. Thank you once again.”

Ludvika (Sweden)
Spain 2008

London Irish
London Irish

“We would definitely recommend Sports Abroad to other clubs. The service provided by Sports Abroad was very good and flexible to our requests. We needed strong support throughout our camp from Sports Abroad and this was forthcoming. We will be in touch again for our future training camps”

London Irish
Italy 2008

Kingsbury Swimming Club
Kingsbury Swimming Club

“Wonderful and Fantastic. Sports Abroad were the most professional and most informative company we looked at and provided the best price. Their service was excellent and very flexible to our requests. It was a wonderful experience for all our swimmers and parents and we are already looking at another camp with Sports Abroad. Thank you very much from all at Kingsbury Swimming Club”

Kingsbury
Spain 2008

Pioneer 79
Pioneer 79

“We could not fault the service that Sports Abroad provided for our swim camp. The Lignano camp was excellent for the age of the children we took. Sports Abroad provided an excellent personal service and we couldn’t have asked for more for our first ever swim camp.”

Pioneer 79
Italy 2008

Barnstaple
Barnstaple

“We will be pleased to provide testimonials to recommend Sports Abroad Ltd. You provided us with an excellent service and we were extremely satisfied with the time taken to respond to emails and telephone calls. We have already recommend Sports Abroad to other clubs and will definitely be in contact for our next training camp.”

Barnstaple
Spain 2008

South Tyneside
South Tyneside

“Great camp, professional service and backup, from start to finish. We will definitely use Sports Abroad again. Excellent service provided by Sports abroad and the hotel. Staff at the hotel and pool were most helpful and the chef at the hotel was only happy if we were. Will definitely contact Sports Abroad in the future for another training camp.”

South Tyneside
Majorca, Spain 2008

University of Exeter
University of Exeter

“Excellent communication both prior to and during our training camp. The organisation from Sports Abroad was flawless – emails were always answered very quickly, information was always accurate and advice very helpful. We will definitely use Sports Abroad again.”

University of Exeter
Italy 2008

Borough of Kirklees
Borough of Kirklees

“Most probably the best camp we have had. The service provided by Sports Abroad was excellent. We had a great camp. The hotel and its staff were very helpful and the food was great. The pool was a short walk away and a really nice facility. Transport to and from the airport was trouble free and efficient.”

Borough of Kirklees
Spain 2008

Templemore A.S.C
Templemore A.S.C

“We highly recommend Sports Abroad as they are extremely professional, courteous and efficient. Their product range is excellent and any issues were quickly dealt with. We will have absolutely no hesitation in using Sports Abroad again.”

Templemore
Majorca, Spain 2008

Kilkenny (Ireland)
Kilkenny (Ireland)

“It was a pleasure to deal with Sports Abroad. Very professional from our very first query, we were confident that we were in safe hands. All queries were answered promptly and the fact a representative was on-site to meet our group and deal with any issues, in what was a new venue for us, was a bonus. We would have no hesitation booking through Sports Abroad again.”

Kilkenny (Ireland)
Italy 2008

City of Bradford
City of Bradford

“Sports Abroad organised our trip to Palma giving our squad a hassle free camp enabling us to concentrate entirely on the swimming. From the initial contact to the final follow-up after the camp the service we received was second to none. The Son Hugo Pool Complex and their staff were excellent. Thanks for your help and support. We will be in touch for the next camp.”

 

City of Bradford
Majorca, Spain 2008

Derventio Excel
Derventio Excel

“Sports Abroad provided excellent service. Their organisation was very good and we would definitely book with them again.”

Derventio Excel
Majorca, Spain 2007

National Aquatic Centre
National Aquatic Centre

“A fantastic training camp with wonderful facilities. Exceeded all expectations. Sports Abroad could not have been more helpful, supportive and efficient. All the swimmers cant wait to return and definitely we will be using Sports Abroad in the future”.

 

National Aquatice Centre, Dublin
Cyprus 2007

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Swimming Career Highlights

Olympic Games Finalist ('92)

Commonwealth Games Medallist ('94)

European Championship Finalist ('91)

World University Games Finalist ('93, '95, '97)

World Masters Record Holder ('01)

World Masters Champion ('04)

European Junior Championship Finalist ('88, '89, 90')

England Youth Team ('88, '89, '90)

GB National Senior Champion ('94)

GB National Age-Group Champion ('85-'90)

USA National Champion ('94)

European Masters Champion ('01)

Since retiring from elite sport, Steven has worked within both the sports development and travel industries.

He developed his knowledge of the travel industry as a manager with the largest independent travel agent in the UK. Here he was involved in organising overseas travel for players and spectators of a number of professional football teams including England, Manchester United, Glasgow Rangers and Middlesbrough.

Following this appointment, Steven launched Sports Abroad.

The Sports Abroad team work closely with clients to ensure that we provide the type of camp you want and in the most suitable destination.

As a company we guarantee that our prices are very competitive and that we will give you the best quotation possible. If you did manage to find a cheaper like-for-like quote then of course we would always try to price match!

Representing Great Britain, Steven has travelled to many swimming events across Europe, Asia, Australia, and both North and South America.

He also still even holds a number of European masters records!

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Sports Abroad is managed by Olympic swimming finalist and Commonwealth Games medallist Steven Mellor. Steven brings a wealth of experience to the business having represented Great Britain for almost 15 years, travelling throughout the world to attend training camps and competitions.
Sports Abroad is managed by Olympic swimming finalist and Commonwealth Games medallist Steven Mellor. Steven brings a wealth of experience to the business having represented Great Britain for almost 15 years, travelling throughout the world to attend training camps and competitions.
Sports Abroad is managed by Olympic swimming finalist and Commonwealth Games medallist Steven Mellor. Steven brings a wealth of experience to the business having represented Great Britain for almost 15 years, travelling throughout the world to attend training camps and competitions.
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Sports Abroad is managed by Olympic swimming finalist and Commonwealth Games medallist Steven Mellor. Steven brings a wealth of experience to the business having represented Great Britain for almost 15 years, travelling throughout the world to attend training camps and competitions.
Sports Abroad is managed by Olympic swimming finalist and Commonwealth Games medallist Steven Mellor. Steven brings a wealth of experience to the business having represented Great Britain for almost 15 years, travelling throughout the world to attend training camps and competitions.
Sports Abroad is managed by Olympic swimming finalist and Commonwealth Games medallist Steven Mellor. Steven brings a wealth of experience to the business having represented Great Britain for almost 15 years, travelling throughout the world to attend training camps and competitions.