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 18 weeks in both our Victoria Soccer Club and Turf Training Centre locations.
|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)
|Fall/Winter Dates||October 23 2017 - March 23 2018|
|Summer Dates||April 15 2018 - October 5 2018|
|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