What is BARÇA Academy PRO New York?
BARÇA Academy PRO New York is FC Barcelona’s fully owned and operated academy in Long Island, New York. We provide players the opportunity to learn and develop through BARÇA’s methodology and values.
When does the program start?
The program starts mid-August and finishes around mid-June. Exact dates and schedule are given upon player acceptance, after tryouts.
How can I join the program?
All players need to tryout or attend to open practices, depending on the age and the program, in order to have the chance to be part of BARÇA Academy PRO New York.
How are the teams formed?
Teams are formed by level and age, after tryout or open practice.
Do you offer accommodation?
BARÇA Academy PRO New York does not offer accommodation at this point.
Will the players have the chance to train in Barcelona?
Players from BARÇA Academy PRO New York are selected every year to train at the FC Barcelona HQ and be part of BARÇA Academy’s exclusive tournaments. Also, the players that are not selected to play those tournaments will be able to be part of the Barcelona Clinic, which is open to everybody in order to live this amazing experience in our city.
Who are the coaches?
Official FC Barcelona coaches moved to New York exclusively to manage and conduct BARÇA Academy PRO New York. FC Barcelona Local Project Director and Coordinators are supported by local licensed and trained staff.
What is the cost of the program?
The cost of the program depends on the team, as each one has its own specific plan. Upon acceptance you will receive the program detailed information along with costs.
Do you offer any payment plans?
BARÇA Academy PRO New York offers flexible payment plans. Families can either pay in full (with a 10% discount) or pay in nine installments.
Are there any discounts available?
BARÇA Academy PRO New York offers several discounts:
- 10% discount to families that pay the program in full
- 10% discount for every additional sibling registered
- Other type of scholarship and financial aid discounts are available
What is the insurance policy?
All participants must have their own medical coverage. The FC Barcelona training program provides only excess coverage (does not cover deductibles) after your insurance policy has been utilized. Parents are responsible for any and all costs of medical attention and treatment, except for that covered by the program’s excess medical coverage policy.