The Barça Academy Ottawa was officially open on August of 2016. In total we will run 23 weeks of intense training during our Spring/Summer season.

The Spring/Summer season will start on April 16th, 2018 and will run until October 5th, 2018. There will be a 2 week break during the Summer holidays. The training will run for a total of 23 weeks.

IMPORTANT NOTE: Players attending our outdoor season will have priority of registration for the indoor season.


  • LOUIS RIEL DOME ( 1659 Bearbrook Ave.)


  • OZ DOME (  221 Westbrook Rd, Carp)

We offer four training options during the week and games during the weekend for the East Development League during the Spring/Summer season.

The training and competition gear includes the following items :

  • 2 full Barça Academy Nike kits (one in red and one in blue). Each kit includes jersey, shorts and socks
  • Barça Academy Nike jacket
  • Barça Academy backpack
  • Barça Academy long pants
  • Barça Academy long sleeve midlayer


  • INDOOR SEASON: Pre-registration for new player willing to join the indoor season starts the week of July 18th.
  • NEW PLAYERS: A $20 deposit is required to pre-register for both the outdoor and the indoor season
    • If the player is not accepted, we will refund the pre-registration fee of $ 20.
    • If the player is accepted and decides to join the academy, the $ 20 will be deducted from the registration fee.
    • If the player is accepted and decides not to join the academy, the $ 20 fee will not be refunded.
    • If the player decides not to participate in the recruiting session, there will be no refund of pre-registration fees.
  • RETURNING PLAYERS: they are not required to pre-register, they will have priority of registration for the upcoming season
  • Players who attended the Ottawa camps are not required to attend a tryout as coaches have assessed players interested in joining the Academy.


  • OUTDOOR; registration is still ongoing and we will apply a prorated fee based on the number of weeks that the participant will be  attending.
  • INDOOR: Registrations starts the week of July 18th for the returning players and on August 15th for the new players. A code will be provided to access the registration. TRYOUTS are always ongoing.

Payment method

  • Credit card

Discounts and payment plan

  • There is a 10% discount included in the lump sum payment option
  • Sibling discounts: 10% on the second child and successive children
  • We offer a monthly instalment plan in all the programs although note that the commitment is for the whole season

Refunds of pre-registration fees

  • If our Technical Director determines that the program is not suited for the assessed player we will refund the pre-registration fee
  • If the family decides – after the player has been accepted – to withdraw the player, we will retain $20 as administration fee
  • There will not be refunds after the start of the program unless the player sustains a long term injury longer than 4 months.  In that case we will require a Doctor’s report and we will refund the fees paid deducting the sessions that the player has attended.
  • If a player registers and later decides to cancel before the start and during the program there will be a cancellation fee of $350
  • The ratio is 1-Barça Academy Coach per 12 players and all of them will be supervised by the Barça Academy Technical Director and the Assistant Technical Director


  • Our High Performance Teams and Escola Teams will participate in competition on the weekends.
  • A selection of players from the Barça Academy Ottawa will represent the Ottawa community in the Barça Academy National Tournament that takes place in Toronto. This Tournament gathers almost 500 players from all the escolas across Canada.

Boys and Girls with the adequate skill level are accepted in the academy.

Please feel free to contact us via e-mail at fcbescolaottawa@bcnsportscanada.com with any questions you may have regarding our programs or registration process.