C S Coaching & Event Management were commissioned by Banstead Colts to organise and deliver their inaugural pre season U13 11-a-side tournament on Saturday 1st September 2013.
The tournament was held at Banstead Athletic Football Club using the stadium pitch and the training pitch. The morning session saw 8 teams from Premier Elite, Premier, Championship compete in two group of 4. Referees and Assistant Referees were provided which left the teams to concentrate on the 3 group games (each game was 24 minutes in length) with the winners of each group meeting in the final. Oxshott Royals beat Banstead Colts in a well contested final.
The afternoon session saw teams from Division 1 and Division 2 compete using the same format as the morning. Waddon Wanderers beat Kew Park Rangers in the final.
Feedback from the tournament was very positive. Below are the headline figures:
- 100%* of teams rated the pre tournament administration as good or excellent
- 89%* of teams rated the format of the tournament as good or excellent
- 78%* rated the standard of referee as good or excellent
- 100%* of teams rated the tournament as good or excellent
- 100%* of teams said they would attend another tournament organised by C S Coaching & Event Management
- 100%* of teams said they would recommend C S Coaching & Event Management
*56% of teams attending provided feedback