The Pre-Academy program is our young players’ first step into the sport of soccer! Aimed at players between four and six years old, this stage runs for 17 weeks.
|Training||1 or 2 per week|
|Times||5pm - 6pm (Spruce Grove)|
|Days||One day per week - Wednesday OR Friday (Spruce Grove)
One day per week - Friday (South Edmonton)
Two days per week - Wednesday & Friday (Spruce Grove)
|Dates||June 14th 2017 - October 6th 2017 (Spruce Grove)
June 23rd - September 15th (South Edmonton)
|Age Groups||U4 - U6|
|Competition days||Every other weekend|
|Access||Open program although an assessment will be conducted on the player|
The technical development aspect of this program has been designed to teach the technical principles of the game. Players will familiarize themselves with these basics in order to obtain a technical background on which they can further develop their control and precision on the ball.
- Basic motor functions
- Understanding of positioning and rules
- Running with the ball
TRAINING & COMPETITION
The players in the Pre-Academy program will be training once or twice a week on their assigned days and times.
The teams will compete every other Sunday in one of the following events:
- Friendly Games – Teams will play friendly games against others in the same program or against external competition.
WHAT THE PROGRAM OFFERS
- 1 or 2 training sessions per week for 17 weeks (from June 14th until October 6th)
- Competitive matches on Saturdays (8 in total)
- Detailed player reports
- FC Barcelona NIKE training gear – Uniforms sold separately (It is not necessary to purchase all the uniform)
- Two FC Barcelona Escola NIKE training/game uniform – jersey, shorts and socks (Red kit and Blue kit) – MANDATORY
- One FC Barcelona Escola NIKE Training Long Sleeve Midlayer – OPTIONAL
- One FC Barcelona Escola NIKE Training pant – OPTIONAL
- One FC Barcelona Escola NIKE Rain Jacket – OPTIONAL
- One FC Barcelona Escola NIKE backpack – OPTIONAL
- Mandatory Red and Blue kits: $150 + tax
- Complete uniform kit: $275 + tax