SENEGAL: Sports Coaching Volunteer Project

Senegal Sports Coaching volunteer
Senegal Sports Coaching volunteer

Senegal Sports Coaching volunteer project is one of Go Volunteer Africa’s affordable volunteer projects in Africa. These games and sports coaching volunteer projects provide offers an opportunity to volunteers to provide teach sport ethics, fitness and team work to youth and children in Senegal.

If you are a sports lover or physically active person, you can volunteer in Senegal as a sports coaching volunteer in Dakar. You can volunteer as a sports coaching instructor of athletics, baseball, basketball, boxing, cricket, football, golf, hockey, martial arts, netball, polo, rugby, surfing, swimming, tennis, ultimate frisbee, volleyball and more.

As a sports coaching volunteer, you have an impact on the communities in Senegal by interacting daily with Senegalese children and youth.


  • Prepare sports  training modules/plans
  • You will be teaching and assisting in sports trainings.
  • You might be assigned to develop team assignments
  • You will be able to share your knowledge, skills and passion for sport
  • You will learn deeply about Senegalese culture and the country
  • You will do something positive
  • You will make a significant and worthwhile contribution to the local community
  • You will meet new people and make friends for life

This project aims to empower the local children and youth of Senegal through various sports and games activities. You can combine this project with other community service projects in Dakar. If you are looking for a volunteer project with a difference, then join this meaningful volunteer project in Senegal.

This is a great project for anyone looking at volunteering during the summer holiday and its also available all year round. Go Volunteer Africa sports coaching volunteer project in Senegal caters for volunteers of all levels of experience and you will be supervised by local coaches.


This Senegal sports coaching volunteer project will offer you a life changing experience and the memory will last with you forever. You will get to integrate into local society, sample the tasty food, experience the vibrant culture and also make a difference.

Go Volunteer  Africa is giving sports enthusiasts an opportunity to traveling and exploring Senegal, while sharing their love of sports. Our Senegal sports coaching volunteer project is perfect for gap years, students on holidays, internship and elective experience, summer vacations, career breaks and volunteer holidays abroad. This is a great opportunity to live in a spectacular setting which is unique and doesn’t compare to many places in the Africa.

Our extensive range of sports on offer include football, soccer, rugby, cricket, hockey, netball, basketball, tennis, boxing, golf, baseball, martial arts, volleyball, ultimate frisbee, swimming, athletics, snowboarding, skiing, water-sports and more. The sport you choose really comes down to personal preference or the skills you have.

If you would like to merge a passion for sports with a career then this sports coaching volunteer project in Senegal is perfect for you. You can join this program all year round and you can stay for as long three months and engage your team into various competitions.  Volunteers interested in participating in our sports coaching volunteer project in Senegal don’t need to be as good a sportsman as Lionel Messi, this project has a focus on fun and learning to provide children and youth with an enjoyable experience.

This Senegal sports coaching volunteer project is unique as its combine volunteering, fun, adventure and trekking, you will need to be in good shape to participate. On the weekends you are encouraged to explore the country with friends you make on the program, and our representatives are available to give travel advice and make bookings for you.


Availability: Project open all year round
Duration: Minimum 2 weeks commitment
Age Limits: Minimum 18yrs or older for solo travelers.
Minimum Age: 12 to 17 yrs if traveling with parent/guardian
Dates: Flexible start and end dates
Arrival dates: One day before the start date
Airport Arrival: Airport pickup, meet and greet by GVA partner representative
Working Days: Monday – Friday – 5 days a week, 3-5 hours in a day
Weekends: Travel / Sightseeing NOT included in program cost
Accommodation: Host Families or volunteer house
Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner daily
Support: Pre-departure guide, In-country staff available 24/7
Location: Dakar
Language: English

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