TERMS & CONDITIONS

AGREEMENT

The terms and conditions set forth on this page, together with any written information we brought to your attention, constitute the entire understanding and agreement between you and Soccer Network LLC, with respect to any and all registrations and transactions made with Soccer Network LLC. Please take the time to read and understand the conditions prior to registering to a trip with Soccer Network LLC as they set out our respective rights and obligations. We recommend that you also read all the details set out in the trip program, or email sent to you relating to your trip prior to registering to ensure that you better understand the itinerary and style of the trip you are undertaking.

By registering to a trip (online form or document sent to tour leader) , the undersigned agrees on behalf of all persons detailed on the document that:

a. He/she has read these terms and conditions and has the authority to and does agree to be bound by them;

b. He/she has made all other participants listed in the registration aware of these terms, and that all participants accept and agree to be bound by these terms.

c. He/she is the parent or legal guardian of the minor applicant(s) named in the trip application. He/she agrees individually and on behalf of the minor applicant(s) to these terms.

RESPONSIBILITY AND LIABILITY

Soccer Network LLC – its employees, agents, and assigns – does not own, operate or control any person or entity which provides goods or services for your trip including, for example, lodging facilities, airline, vessel or other transportation companies, guides or guide services, local ground operators, entertainment or sightseeing operators, providers or organisers of optional excursions, food service providers, etc. All such persons and entities are independent contractors. As a result, Soccer Network LLC is not liable for any negligent or wilful act or failure to act of any such person or entity, or of any third party. Soccer Network LLC agrees that all independent contractors who´s services are reputable and hold sufficient insurance.

Without limitation, Soccer Network LLC is not responsible for any injury, loss, or damage to person or property, death, delay, or inconvenience in connection with the provision of any goods or services whether occasioned by or resulting from, but not limited to, acts of force majeure, war, civil unrest, insurrection, strikes or other labor activities, criminal or terrorist activities of any kind, lost or stolen belongings, overbooking or downgrading of accommodations, mechanical or other failure of airplanes or other means of transportation or for any failure of any transportation mechanism to arrive or depart timely, dangers associated with animals, sanitation problems, food poisoning, lack of or quality of medical care, illness or disease, difficulty in evacuation in case of a medical or other emergency, actual, perceived or threatened epidemics, or for any other cause beyond the direct control of Soccer Network LLC.

Under no circumstances is Soccer Network to be held responsible for: (1)Expenses such as additional hotel nights and meals not specified in the individual trip itineraries (2) Expenses due to the delay of a trip for any reason (e.g. bad weather, airline delays, cancelations or strikes, acts of nature (volcano eruptions), sickness, or other contingency for which Soccer Network, LLC cannot make provision. (3) Any act of neglect of any person or company whose services are retained by Soccer Network, LLC for the benefit of tour participants including, but not limited to, hotels, tour agencies, transportation companies and tour guides. (4) Expenses incurred in recovering luggage lost by airlines, belongings left behind on a trip, or in shipping purchases or other goods home from abroad. (5) Improper or insufficient passports and Visas.(6)Loss of personal property, possessions, or monies.

Additional expenses, if incurred under any of these circumstances, will be borne by the tour participant.

Any participant responsible for damage to any property while on the tour will be required to pay immediately for such damages incurred. If you are in default and we refer the collection of your account to an attorney, we may charge you reasonable attorney’s fees and court or other collection costs as permitted by law and as actually incurred by us.

In the event service and accommodations set forth in the program cannot be supplied due to delays, acts, omissions, or other causes beyond its control, Soccer Network LLC shall use its best efforts to supply comparable services/accommodations.

In the event services are not used due to voluntary omission by the participant, refunds will not be granted. No refund or allowance will be made for absence during the tour, or for activities missed, even if for cause beyond the control of the participant including illness or personal emergency.

TRAVEL INSURANCE

Travellers must have an International Travel insurance for personal accident, death, medical expenses and emergency repatriation. We also recommend it covers cancellation, curtailment, personal liability and loss of luggage and personal effects. If you choose to travel without adequate insurance cover, we will not be liable for any losses howsoever arising, in respect of which insurance cover would otherwise have been available.

PASSPORT AND VISAS

You are responsible for ensuring that all necessary travel documents are valid and effective and in your possession for the entire tour. Passports are required for travelling abroad and should be valid for at least six months after your date of return. We suggest that you apply for or renew a passport early. Other required documents may include visas, permits, and vaccination certificates. You assume complete responsibility for checking and verifying any and all passport, visa, vaccination, or other entry requirements. You are also solely responsible for any adverse consequences resulting from incomplete or defective documentation. While we may provide information or advice on matters such as visas, vaccinations, climate, clothing, baggage, and special equipment in good faith as a courtesy to you, we are not responsible for any errors or omissions as to the information provided. We do not accept any responsibility if you cannot travel, or incur any other loss because you have not complied with any passport, visa, immigration requirements or health formalities. You agree to reimburse us in relation to any fines or other losses which we incur as a result of your failure to comply with any passport, visa, immigration requirements or health formalities.

MEDICAL RELEASE STATEMENT

When registering to a trip (online form or document sent to tour leader) the undersigned certifies that he/she is the parent or legal guardian of the traveler. He/she gives permission for the staff of Soccer Network LLC to seek appropriate medical attention for the traveler and for the traveler to receive medical attention in the event of accident, injury or illness. The participant will be responsible for any and all costs of medical attention and treatment, except for that covered by the Soccer Network LLC excess medical coverage policy. He/she acknowledges that the child is physically fit and mentally capable of participating in soccer related activities.

CANCELLATION OF LAND

In the event of individual cancellations, we will try our best to refund the land cost of the trip. If we receive written notification of cancellation 60 days before departure, we will refund 100% of the land cost (less non-refundable deposit). Cancellation within 60 days of departure will result in penalties, in accordance to the cancellation policies of our different suppliers.

CANCELLATION OF AIR

Air tickets, once purchased are non-refundable (scheduled date of purchase will be communicated to the tour leader). In case of trip cancellation, purchased airline tickets may be transferred to another person.

FLEXIBILITY

You appreciate and acknowledge that the nature of this type of travel requires considerable flexibility and you should allow for alternatives. The itinerary provided for each trip is representative of the types of activities contemplated, but it is understood that the route, schedules, itineraries, amenities and mode of transport may be subject to alteration due to local circumstances or events.

SPECIAL REQUEST

Any special requests must be advised to us at the time of booking e.g. diet, room location, a particular facility at a hotel etc. You should then confirm your requests in writing. Whilst every effort will be made by us to try and arrange your reasonable special requests, we cannot guarantee that they will be fulfilled.

ALTERATION AND CANCELLATION BY US

Soccer Network LLC reserves the right to alter the itinerary if it believes such is necessary or advisable for reasons of convenience, comfort or safety. Soccer Network LLC will not cancel a tour unless it becomes necessary to do so as a result of actual or threatened war, civil strife, industrial dispute, terrorist unrest, active or threatened disaster, fire or adverse weather conditions or for reasons of group comfort or safety or because of any other adverse happening beyond the control of Soccer Network LLC. Any such cancellation shall be in the absolute discretion of Soccer Network LLC. In the event of any cancellation Soccer Network LLC will inform you without delay and use its best endeavors to offer suitable and comparable alternatives. Should suitable and comparable alternatives not be available, Soccer Network LLC will endeavor to refund the payments made by you to Soccer Network LLC. Any refund will constitute the full extent of Soccer Network LLC’s liability to you. Should you elect to cancel the whole or part of the Tour, either prior to or during the Tour, the cancellation will be subject to the cancellation fees detailed above and no refunds will be made for any unused features or portions of the Tour.

FORCE MAJEURE

Soccer Network LLC will not be liable to perform our obligations if such failure is a result of Acts of God (including fire, flood, earthquake, storm, hurricane or any other natural disaster), war, invasion, act of foreign enemies, hostilities (regardless of whether war is declared), civil war, rebellion, revolution, insurrection, military or usurped power or confiscation, terrorist activities, nationalisation, 

CHANGE OF ITINERARY

While we endeavor to operate all trips as described we reserve the right to change the trip itinerary. Please refer to your tour leader or our website before departure for the most recent updates to your itinerary. Soccer Network LLC reserves the right to alter the itinerary if it believes such is necessary or advisable for reasons of convenience, comfort or safety.

COMPLAINT PROCEDURE

If you have a complaint during your tour, you must promptly notify Soccer Network LLC or your tour leader of the problem so that they can attempt to remedy the situation. Failure to do so while you are on tour will extinguish or reduce your ability to claim compensation from Soccer Network LLC. Further, if you attempt to address the problem on your own without using this notice procedure, you assume responsibility of added costs you may incur and forfeit any potential refunds. If you are not satisfied after using this notice procedure, you must submit your complaint in writing Soccer Network LLC within 14 days of the tour’s end date.

TOUR START DATE

It is your responsibility to be ready to embark on the tour as specified in the itinerary. Soccer Network LLC is not responsible for any losses due to cancelled or missed flights, changed flight itineraries, late arrivals, or early departures. Our responsibilities do not commence until the appointed time at the designated meeting point.

IMAGE RELEASE

You agree that Soccer Network LLC may use, re-use and reproduce any images, photos, or videos that you send to us, or that are taken by our guides and/or other participants, of you individually or in a group, in any medium, including but not limited to print, electronic media, or internet, free of charge and without your right to inspection, for promoting and publicising. If you do not want us to use any images of you that are taken by us or other Participants during the tour, please inform us.

PRIVACY POLICY

Any personal information that we collect about you may be used for any purpose associated with the operation of a trip. The information may be disclosed to our agents, service providers or other suppliers to enable us to operate the trip.

CONDITIONS OF SUPPLIERS

Many of the services which make up your trip are provided by independent suppliers. Those suppliers provide these services in accordance with their own terms and conditions which will form part of your contract with us. Some of these terms and conditions may limit or exclude the supplier’s liability to you, usually in accordance with applicable International Conventions. Copies of the relevant parts of these terms and conditions are available on request from ourselves or the supplier concerned.

APPLICABLE LAW

This Agreement shall be governed, construed, and enforced in accordance with the laws of the State of Delaware, without regard to its conflict of laws rules.