FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

 

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Q: What will be the cost?
A: The cost per week for Marauder Soccer Camp 2017 IS $215.00 per session.  Please register early.  Each summer we sell out some if not all of our sessions. 

Q: Are discounts available?   

A: Yes - there are three: 

1) The Multiple Week Discount is a $10.00 per camper, per session discount for each session attended after the first of a summer.  When signing up for multiple weeks the credit card will be charged for the entire balance. 

2) The Family Discount is a $10.00 per camper per session discount for each session attended by any additional family member. 

3) At the beginning of each new camp season there is often an Early Sign-up Discount.  There will be an early sign-up discount deadline that will be published in the FAQ section of this website.  To get this discount campers MUST BE REGISTERED AND PAID IN FULL before the deadline passes.

We will manually deduct your discounts after we receive your registration and we will charge your credit card accordingly.  These discounts may not apply to other special promotions.   

Q: Where will the Summer 2017 camps be held?  

A: Carrollwood Day School in Tampa - 1515 W. Bearss, Tampa 

Q: What are the hours of the camp?
A
: All camps will be from 8:30 to 4:30.

Q: What are the ages of the 2017 camps?                                                                                                                          A: All Sessions are Ages 7 to 15.   

Q: Can we pay for MSC by credit card?
A: Yes. You can pay with Visa or MasterCard.  Click Here to Register Now!

Q: Are both boys and girls welcome?
A: Yes

Q: When and how do we register?   

A: To register, click the Registration tab at the top of the page.  ALL REGISTRATION IS ONLINE.  OUR WEBSITE IS A SECURE WEBSITE.  Any alternative registration method must be made by contacting MSC by phone (727-786-3589) or email - msccamp@aol.com.  You will need to fully fill out and sign an emergency information form to complete registration and guarantee a spot in camp.  You will be able to print this form out as part of the registration process, fill it out, sign it, scan it, and email it to us at msccamp@aol.com - its easy! WE NO LONGER ACCEPT FAXED EMERGENCY SHEETS.  You may also mail us the form.  Our mailing address is: 1140 Wisper Run Court, Lutz, FL  33558.  Spots in the camp are not guaranteed until this sheet has been received.

Q: What about lunch?

A: MSC sells slices of Marco's pizza for $1.75 per slice every day as a lunch option.  Otherwise campers should pack a lunch.  Pizza is purchased daily by cash.

Q: Is there a snack bar?

A: Yes.  The Casa Marauder is a cash Snack Bar that is open three times per day: at mid-morning, at lunch, and at mid-afternoon.  A wide variety of snacks and drinks are available for purchase.  Healthy snack choices are among them.

Q: Is supervised before or after-care available?
A: Yes.  Before- and after-care can be available if it is arranged in advance by calling 727-786-3589, emailing us at msccamp@aol.com, or requesting it in the morning at drop-off.  The regular after-care rate is $5.00 per camper per day for pickup between 4:35 and 5:00 and $10.00 per camper per day from 5:00 to 5:30.  Regular after-care closes at 5:30.  Anyone picked up after 5:30 will be charged an extra $10.00 for each 15-minute increment after 5:30 (i.e. 5:30 to 5:45 - $10.00 extra; 5:45 to 6:00 - $20.00 extra; and so on).

Q: I am having trouble downloading and printing the Emergency Information Sheet - what can I do?                               A: Email us at msccamp@aol.com and we will send you a sheet.

Q: Will I get a camp T-Shirt?                                                                                                                                                 A: Yes, if you register for camp by June 1, 2017.  All campers registered by that date will receive a camp T-shirt After that date there is no guarantee of a t-shirt, however we will try our best to send every camper home with a shirt.  No size guarantee can be made for registrations submitted after June 1, 2017.

Q: How do we know whether or not we have been accepted into a particular session?
A: You will receive email confirmation. If you provide a password, you may check the status of your registration online (the registration process allows you to create your own password).   Your status will show as "Pending" until we process your registration.  It may take several days for confirmation to occur.  If you would like verbal notification before that please call us at 727-786-3589.

Q: When is the money due?
A: Your by credit card will be charged upon acceptance of your registration.  

Q:  What is the refund policy?
A: When signing up for multiple weeks the credit card will be charged for the entire balance.  There are no refunds once a camp week has begun.  Prior to the beginning of a camp week, requests for refund are considered on a case-by-case basis, however there will always be a $75.00 administrative fee charged to any cancelled registration in which the credit card has already been charged.  If we have yet to charge your credit card there will be no fee charged.  If you request a change of session after the early discount period has passed, an extra $10.00 per camper may be charged for each session that is switched.  Session changes will be granted if space allows.  If you received the early sign-up discount and then ask to be switched into another session after the discount has expired your discount will be forfeited.

Q: How can I apply for a job working at MSC?
A: Send us an email at msccamp@aol.com.  MSC is pleased to consider all requests for coaching and gopher positions.

Q: How many campers will MSC be taking per session before it sells out?
A: Capacity for all camps is 48.  Camps always fill up fast so please do not delay in registering. 

Q: What is the camper to staff ratio?
A: We have an 7:1 camper-staff ratio.

Q: What should my child bring to camp each day?
A: Please bring a ball, shin guards (required for League Play), two pairs of shoes (cleats and sneakers), snacks and lunch or money to buy snacks and/or at the Casa Marauder snack bar.    Many campers bring a dry change of clothes and change during the day in the bathroom.  There will not be a refrigerated storage place for camper lunches.  Campers should bring a hat and/or sun screen.

Q: If my child attends more than one session of Marauder Soccer camp will they repeat the same training program or will there be a progression?
A: There will be a progression.

 

JIM HARTE'S MARAUDER SOCCER CAMP
Email:
msccamp@aol.com     Phone: 727-786-3589