FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

How can I register?

Download the Registration Form. Once completed, send it to us via email, fax or ordinary mail. The reservation will be confirmed once we receive the payment of the established deposit through a bank transfer.

Who is this camp directed to?

The skate camp welcomes participants at all skateboarding levels. We carry out introductory lessons as well as advanced lessons for those who can skate. Groups consist of a maximum of 24 participantsn per week, chaperoned at all times by our team of monitors, with a ratio of approximately 4 participants per monitor. The age of the campers is between 8 and 17 years old.

What price includes?

  • Welcome Pack (complete Skate to choose / backpack / T-shirt / cap)
  • Full board
  • Guardianship monitors 24 hours
  • Daily visit to skateparks
  • Bilbao station / airport pick-upInsurances

What do I have to bring to the skatecamp?

National Identity Card or passport, medical certificate declaring the participant’s physical aptitude to develop the activities, National Health Insurance card or private health care card (for european participants from outside Spain it’s mandatory to bring EUROPEAN health Insurance Card- EHIC), mandatory helmet, sleeping bag, two pairs of trousers (long bread), sweaters, rain jacket, swimming suit, two towels, tooth brush and tooth paste, change of clothes for seven days, seven pairs of socks, t-shirts, shorts, flip-flops, shampoo, shower gel, skate shoes, older shoes or trekking shoes, necessary medication in case of being under medical treatment.

We recommend not bringing valuable objects such as Mp3, electronic devices, cell phones, etc. in order to avoid damages or theft.

Do I need to bring any money?

Everything is covered in Element Skatecamp Spain (breakfast, lunch, snacks, dinner) and you will have hardly any occasions to spend during your stay with us. Still, you want to bring a small amount (20€-40€ / week) just in case you would like to buy something in any of the visits that we will make to some skateparks (ice cream or similar).

Can I bring my own skateboard?

No problem at all. The skateboard that we will give you on your “welcome pack” (complete skate, backpack, t-shirt, hat) definitely will be good for you to take homw and use to in the future.

Do I need to bring my cell phone to the camp?

No. Cell phones are not necessary at the skate camp. In order to keep a sense of independence among campers, we allow the use of cell phones, but only between 09:00 am and 10:00 am and between 20:30 and 23:00. If a participant ignores this rule, the phone will be confiscated until the end of camp.

You can contact us or the participants at any time on the Element Skate Camp Spain phone number: +34 680 238 297 .

A day at skatecamp - Schedule

08.30 – 10.00 h.: Breakfast

10.00 – 10.45 h.: Drive to Skatepark

10.45 – 13.15 h.: Skate Session (Skatepark)

13.15 – 14.00 h.: Drive to basecamp

14.00 – 15.00 h.: ComLuch

15.00 – 16.30 h.: Free time (rest, vídeos, games, etc.)

16.30 – 17.30 h.: Workshops (T-shirts, DYI decks, etc.)

17.30 – 18.00 h.: Snack

18.00 – 20.00 h.: Skate Session (Base Camp)

20.00 – 21.00 h.: Showers

21.00 – 22.00 h.: Dinner

22.00 – 23.30 h.: Free time (rest, vídeos, films, games, bombfire, etc.)

23.30 – 00.00 h.: Time to sleep

Food at camp

Food at skatecamp (lunch and dinner) is provided by a specialized catering company with more than 35 years of experience. We guarantee a varied, healthy and balanced diet according to the physical activity that campers will perform during their stay with us. We will take into account any type of intolerance or food allergy of those attendees who tell us about them before their arrival.

How do I get to the skate camp? Arrival and departure

In the Contact tab you will find a direct link explaining how to get to the camp.

For those campers travelling on public transportation, the organization will pick them up, prior notice, at Bilbao’s train/bus station or airport, between 10:00 and 14:00 h. * The travelling expenses from the camper’s place of origin to Bilbao are not included in the price.

The staff will also deliver the campers to the corresponding station once the Skate Camp is finished, prior notice, on Saturday, between 14:00 and 20:00 h. If the arrival/departure times do not fit the ones described here, we will pick up or embark the participant at your requested schedule, always within the established days.

Where can I purchase the helmet and knee pads?

The helmet, knee and elbow pad can be purchased at your local skate store or at most sporting goods stores.