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U8 to U9 Academy

Team Information for 2021/ 22 Season

GoalKeeper Academy led by Kirby Valle


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Join us for the 2021/22 Season

U8 and U9 Academy

  • Fees:  Includes practice, league fees, ref fees, field fees, and club operations unless otherwise indicated.  
    • NEW: 8 additional technical sessions included during the fall season.
    • NEW: full season strength and conditioning program
  • Academy includes Fall and Spring Seasons:  August to October and March to May. 
    • Winter Optional Training can be added to enjoy our 10 month academy development program and continue your progression as a player.   
  • Practices and Games:  Average 2-3 per week.  We practice at Liberty Park South and use our exclusive indoor home for rain days and during March.  
  • Exclusive access to the FC Barcelona methodology training 
  • Leagues:  We expect the teams to play US Club based leagues including OCL, COPL, or CASA depending on level and needs of team.  Leagues subject to change based on team formation
    • Fees include 1 league.  
    • If team plays in a second league:  Additional fees apply and may replace a tournament
  • Tournaments/ Showcases:  Tournaments will be selected after team formation.  Teams will play in a minimum of 3 Tournaments throughout the year and will be billed a tournament fee this summer.
    • If team elects to attend additional tournaments, additional fees will apply. 
    • All rostered players are responsible for tournament fees and tournament expenses and required to play
  • Winter Optional Training:  Join our 10 month academy after team formation.  We will share registration info after tryouts.
  • GK training: Click here for info
  • Video analysis program (additional fees may apply)
  • Uniforms:   We will be entering year 1 of our uniform kit cycle with 2022 Tryouts.  Cost ~$200
  • Exclusive Access to SuperKick: Barca Academy Columbus and our partner club Classics Eagles will be the only local soccer clubs to have access to the premier indoor training facility in Columbus.

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