2016 Summer Futsal Academy

2016 Summer Futsal Academy


What: 6 Weeks, Twelve – 90 minute sessions with a combination of Futsal Academy & HQPerformance each session. The first 3 weeks of training will be led by SportHQ Futsal Academy coaches and the last 3 weeks of training will be lead by FC Barcelona Futbol Sala coaches, with U16 Barca players participating (see below for pictures).

Why Futsal: Futsal training and play dramatically improve a player’s skill sets; first touch, textured passing skills, shooting skills, vision, movement off the ball, goal-scoring acumen, and split-second decision making. In a typical futsal session each player with have between 750 – 1000 ball touches.

Why Performance: Proven sports performance techniques combined with cutting-edge technology gives our athletes the tools for success. We train in a competitive and positive environment instilling work ethic, professionalism, and character.

When: June 13 – July 29, 2016 (No training the week of July 4th) Session Options: Monday/Wednesday Tuesday/Thursday Monday/Thursday Tuesday/Wednesday

2006 – 2008: 5p – 6:30p

2003 – 2005: 6:30p – 8p

2000 – 2002: 8p – 9:30p

Cost: $375. Participants also receive 15% off a new pair of Kelme futsal shoes. 10% sibling discount available.

Deadline to Register: June 30, 2016

Cap:  Number of participants is capped so that the maximum size of any futsal or performance training session will be 15 players. We will have two coaches per futsal training session to ensure the proper oversight and direction.  (On Friday, we could have more than 15 – depends on how many need to take advantage of the make-up sessions!)


For more information contact Geoff at geoff@sporthq.org or Eliott at eliott@sporthq.org

Click Here to Register



Guests from FC Barcelona:  Below are pictures of the players and coaches that we work with from FC Barcelona!


Marti, second from right, ran last years program and is returning this July to run the program in 2016 again. Andreau and Juanma (first from right and fourth from right) helped us in 2014.  Peter and Marcial (not pictured) will join Marti coaching this year.


Andreu, Marti, Gerrard and Juanma (1024x683)


Below are pictures of three of the players traveling to Cary this year (three on the left) – Luis, Bernat and Eric (Christian, not pictured, is also part of the group traveling over.)  Also in the picture is SportHQ’s own Eliott Torres, several parents and Txus Lahoz (far right) the Director of FC Barcelona’s futsal program. Txus was our host during our week long visit in February.


Players Coming to US 1 (1024x678)

Below is Eliott, with Antonio (with us in 2015), Luis, Miguel and Sergio.  Luis, Miguel and Sergio will be visiting this July!

Eliott, Antonio Babar Guests 2 (1024x681)



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