Greetings footbag players,
Online registration is now open for the 13th Annual IFPA European
Footbag Championships, in Madrid (Spain), July 8-10, 2011.
If you intend to travel to Euros this year, whether as a competitor
or as a sideline player, please register as soon as possible here:
http://www.footbag.org/events/show/1293877917Registration (including payment) is due by June 23rd, so please go
ahead and register now if you are attending.
Below are some more detailed instructions -- please read this if you
are planning to attend, even if you are not competing.
1. Registration Fee:
Includes: access to all event sites, daily free fruits, a free meal on
Saturday, a player’s pack (backpack, booklet, maps, net bag, etc.),
and an event T-shirt. Please note, the T-shirt is only free if you pre-
register by June 23rd, 2011.
Important: pre-registered competitors must pay the registration
fees by bank transfer or Paypal by June 23, or you will be required
to pay an additional EUR 10,00 at check-in. Late registration is
available for an additional EUR 10,00 fee (for a total of 20,00 if
you do not register online by June 23rd, 2011).
EUR 30.00 – Competitor (competing in at least one event, regardless
EUR 25.00 – Sideline Player (not competing, but attending the event
including player's pack and other benefits above.)
2. Hostel Reservation:
Hostal Juvenil San Fermin
Av de Los Fueros, 36
28041 Madrid, Spain
The hostel is within walking distance from the event site (about 1 km).
http://www.san-fermin.org/albergue_en/principal.phpIf you wish to reserve a bed in the youth hostel we have reserved for
this event, please select the number of nights you will stay on the
online registration form, and you must pre-pay (by June 23rd) to
guarantee your bed at the hostel.
After you register online, you must then e-mail Paloma Mayo at
tumadreypiter @ hotmail.com to confirm the exact arrival and
departure dates; she will respond to confirm your reservation. The
rate is EUR 15,00 per night (breakfast included), with a EUR 2,00/night
discount for youth (26 and under).
You will get the EUR 2,00/night refund at check-in. Note: you must pay
for this and your registration fees by June 23 or we will cancel your
3. Wanna swim?
Next to the event site is an indoor swimming pool, but SWIMMING HATS
ARE REQUIRED!!! The pool has a separate entrance fee; this is not
included in your tournament registration.
Looking forward to seeing you in Madrid this summer!
Keep on kicking,