Barça Residency Academy Talent ID Camp
IMPORTANT: At this time, we are restricting our 2022 Tryouts and Summer Camps only to domestic players that reside in the United States due to COVID-19 concerns and restrictions.
The 3-day Talent ID Camp fee ($449) includes accommodations for two nights, meals, training gear and every players gets assigned a personal locker. Players are responsible for their own transportation. Airport shuttle transportation can be arranged if necessary upon request. Every player attending the camp will have a roommate. You can complete a roommate request and if a roommate name is not requested a camper of a similar age will be assigned as their roommate.
PLEASE NOTE: If you select Commuter Option ($199), you are responsible for your own accommodations and daily transportation on and off campus each day.
Training sessions will be on Friday evening, two on Saturday and last one on Sunday morning. Sunday morning training will be followed by an individual evaluation session. Only players born in 2004-2009 are eligible to attend the camp.
IMPORTANT UPDATE: Every player that is attending a tryout or camp must complete a viral test (nasal or throat swab) while at home to confirm a negative test as this is the current gold standard in testing for COVID-19. The date of the test must be within five (5) days of arriving to camp. This five day period is specific to the date the test is completed, and NOT specific to the date you receive the test results (Ex. If camp starts on Jan 1, the test must be completed between December 28-January 1). Please submit your results to [email protected] ."
In addition to the viral test completed at home, each camper will complete daily symptom and temperature checks at an allotted time.
If a parent or parents are staying at our hotel, they must complete a viral test (nasal or throat swab) while at home to confirm a negative test as this is the current gold standard in testing for COVID-19. The date of the test must be within five (5) days of arriving to camp. This five day period is specific to the date the test is completed, and NOT specific to the date you receive the test results (Ex. If camp starts on Jan 1, the test must be completed between December 28-January 1). Please submit your results to [email protected] .
IMPORTANT: Anyone attending the camp or accompanying the player has to submit a negative COVID-19 test results, whether you have been vaccinated or not. Being fully vaccinated DOES NOT exclude you from this requirement.
Parents must make their hotel reservations in advance. Walk-ins reservations will not be allowed. If nasal swab test is not submitted as instructed by parent and/or player, they will not be allowed to stay at the hotel and refunds will not be provided.
PLEASE NOTE: Players who are currently registered with any MLS or EYDP Academy team are prohibited from attending tryouts during the MLS Next season without the written permission of their current club. Also, players currently registered with another ASA soccer club are prohibited from attending the camp during the ASA season without club's ASA Loan Form. For the period between May 1 - July 1, no ASA waiver is needed.
Barça Residency Academy Residential Camps
The 6-day residential camp includes accommodations for five nights on Barca Residency Academy campus, four meals per day, training gear, assigned personal locker and a Barca Residency Academy camp t-shirt. Players are responsible for their own transportation. Airport shuttle transportation can be arranged if necessary and the cost is $85 each way or $210 each way for unaccompanied minors airport pickup.
IMPORTANT: Commuter Camp option does NOT include a room at our hotel on campus and families are responsible for arranging accommodations and daily transportation for their child. Nearest option is Radisson Hotel Casa Grande (5.3 miles - 7 min).
At Barça Residency Academy, we are fully committed to developing the person as well as the player so any player that attends our camps will experience what it is like to train, learn, eat & live like a residency academy player. An experience to better understand the dedication, character, team-work & mental toughness required to succeed in a world-class talent development environment.
Players born in 2004-2012 are eligible to attend the camps.
IMPORTANT: Parents have an option to potentially stay at the Francisco Grande Hotel on site during the camp and they must first request to be placed on our wait list by checking the box below. If there is room availability during the selected camp period, parents will be notified two weeks prior to the first day of camp.
IMPORTANT NOTE: After you have completed the registration process you will be asked to submit the following documents:
1. Physician's Report, Questionnaire and Clearance Report
2. Medical Insurance Information
3. Consent for Medical Treatment
4. Heat Illness Treatment Authorization Form
5. Mild Traumatic Brain Injury Form
6. SCAS Form
7. Copy of player's insurance card Front and back
8. Copy of parent's Photo ID
9. Player’s Headshot
All the forms will be sent to you in the confirmation email with further instructions. You will also have an option to download them on the confirmation page once you have made the payment below. These forms are required to complete the registration.
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