AFW ELITE 19U/HS Select Team Tours & Competes

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Mar 26 - Apr 3, 2022
Group size: 35 - 90
AFW ELITE 19U/HS Select Team Tours & Competes
Italy


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Mar 26 - Apr 3, 2022
Group size: 35 - 90

About this trip

Represent the USA in international competition against a foreign National 19U All-Star team! Come together as a USA Team while touring from Rome to Lake Como w/ a mid-week stay in Tuscany. See much of the very best that historically rich Italy has to offer. Scroll to itinerary below and click on each day to see activities including the special USA-AFW ELITE vs. Italian National 19U Team game on April 2, 2022 in Milan. This will be our 10th USA-AFW ELITE TEAM tour, 6th to Italy (2 each to France & Ireland).

Joining USA-AFW ELITE TEAM - Act Fast!

Formation of the USA-AFW ELITE TEAM is integral to tour with group flights deadline December 20. Roster positions currently being filled largely on 'first-to-register basis'. Eligible for team if 19 or younger at any point in 2022. Mostly HS seniors w/ some college first-years and mature HS juniors. AFW ELITE TEAMS typically travel 30-35 players ensuring all have extensive playing time. Register on this site for this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity ASAP!

Family-Fan Tour Participation

Every USA-AFW ELITE TEAM tour has had family members, and more, touring with the team and staff. Come cheer on your son, grandson, nephew and experience la vita dolce in Italy.

Safety, Covid & Medical Considerations

Safety of our travelers is of paramount concern. AFW is committed to monitoring all situations to keep travelers safe.  We travel with a USA-certified athletic trainer. Note entry into Italy requires proof of full vaccination and a negative Covid test w/in 72 hours of departure. Tour conducted with best updated safety protocols.

Fund-Raising Opportunities for Athletes

After registration, players will be able to use our automated system to raise funds directly to their account. Past AFW players have raised four-figures in donations and on occasion the entire remaining cost of their trip.

Athlete Gear/Apparel & College Impact

Players receive a personalized, commemorative USA-AFW ELITE game jersey, travel apparel and practice cloth while utilizing their school's and/or personal hard football equipment. This international game is permissible and does not adversely affect a player's college eligibility.

Cancellation Policies

If your position is full or tour does not take place (determined by 12/23) you will receive a full refund. When roster spot confirmed deposit is non-refundable. See other specific policies in the Travelers Information document.

More Information - More Questions?

Register on this site.  For important detailed information view the Travelers Information document. For more on AFW and past tours go to our website - American Football Worldwide. If questions click on the Organizer link to send message, email us at info@americanfootballworldwide.com or call us at (309) 781-7274.

What’s included

  • W/ Airfare Select Cities
    Tour packages w/ airfare from Newark/NY, Chicago and LA. Join AFW staff at these locations for group departure.
  • Land Only Pricing
    For players traveling w/ family option to meet in Rome. Coordinate w/ AFW.
  • Accommodations & Meals
    All overnight accommodations 4/3*+ hotels. All breakfasts, 6 dinners and 4 lunches.
  • Transportation & Touring
    Tour group motor coach all week+. Walking tours of Classic Rome, Siena, Florence & Milan plus tours of Roman Coliseum, Forum & Vatican City. Excursions to Cinque Terra & Lugano, Switzerland.
  • Full-Time Tour Manager
    Professional bi-lingual tour manager meets group at Rome airport and is with you to departure in Milan.
  • AFW Coaches/Chaperones
    Coached by highly successful high school and former college coaches.
  • New, Great Friendships
    Friendships forged amongst players from across the US coming together to represent the USA and American football creates a special brotherhood and future network.
  • A Couple Meals
    1 Dinner & 3 Lunches (Traveler Choice)
  • Full Travel Insurance
    Basic insurance for minor conveniences provided. Limited medical for athletes provided. Full travel insurance including cancellation is not part of the tour cost. See Traveler Information document.
  • Covid Testing Costs
    If still required in April 2022.

Available Packages

Air & Land NY/Newark Base Price
Available until December 21, 202120 left

Base Price is for student-athletes out of Newark/NY (EWR).  There is a $90 supplement for parents/family (to be added below).   Price based on currency rate of US$1.14 to 1Euro. Change of rate to greater than 1.16 as of February 15, 2022 or increase in fuel surcharges/air taxes can lead to a price supplement. Also, price based on cash/check payment. 

$3,795
Deposit: $450
Air & Land Chicago Base Price
Available until December 21, 202145 left

Base Price is for student-athletes out of Chicago (ORD).  There is a $90 supplement for parents/family (to be added below).   Price based on currency rate of US$1.14 to 1Euro. Change of rate to greater than 1.16 as of February 15, 2022 or increase in fuel surcharges/air taxes can lead to a price supplement. Also, price based on cash/check payment. 

$3,895
Deposit: $450
Air & Land Los Angeles Base Price
Available until December 21, 202120 left

Base Price is for student-athletes out of Los Angeles (LAX).  There is a $90 supplement for parents/family (to be added below).   Price based on currency rate of US$1.14 to 1Euro. Change of rate to greater than 1.16 as of February 15, 2022 or increase in fuel surcharges/air taxes can lead to a price supplement. Also, price based on cash/check payment.



$3,995
Deposit: $450
Air & Land Dallas Base Price
Available until December 21, 202120 left
$3,995
Deposit: $450
Land Only Base Price
Available until January 10, 202230 left

Base Price is for student-athletes.  There is a $90 supplement for parents/family (to be added below). Arrange your flight itinerary to arrive same morning in Rome and depart from Milan on final day. AFW can be of assistance in providing potential flight itineraries from any US city.  Price based on currency rate of US$1.14 to 1Euro. Change of rate to greater than 1.16 as of February 15, 2022 can lead to a price supplement. Also, price based on cash/check payment.

$2,795
Deposit: $450

Available options

Non-Player/Family Member Supplement
$60
Single Room Occupancy
$340
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Itinerary

Departure for Italy
Meet at AFW Designated Airport or From Your Nearby Airport

Have your passport, football gear and luggage ready as you head to the airport in NY-Newark, Chicago or LA to meet your AFW tour rep/coach OR to your nearby airport if you are traveling with family members.  On your overnight flight enjoy meals and some entertainment but try and get as much sleep as possible.  After a short night, we 'hit the ground running' and tour incredible Rome!

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AF
American Football Worldwide
AFW provides growth experiences that impact its travelers through the positive values available competing in American football combined with the educational experiences international travel uniquely provides. Our programming utilizes an activity that is enjoyed by young men and channels their passion for this great team game propelling them toward a deeper understanding of our world as well as a self-realization as to new possibilities for their future. The self-development to be gained on an AFW tour is tremendously meaningful.