- Fees are now due for the first half of the 17/18 Athlete Academy season. This covers the period from April 2017 until the end of September 2017.
Payment of £25 per player is due before the 30th of April 2017.
Athlete Academy places will be reviewed in September following Talent Screening days
When is payment due by?
To secure your place in your Academy payment must be made by the 30/4/17
What does my £25 get me?
Half a year training as part of a Boccia England Athlete Academy. Our Academies are managed by Boccia England and delivered by the most skilled and qualified coaches in the country.
Why is it only for half of the year?
We are reviewing all Academy athletes after a series of Talent Screening days over the summer. If you are successful at the screening day being hosted in your Academy you will be invited to attend for the rest of the season.
When does the Athlete Academy season run from and until?
This Athlete Academy season runs from April 2017 - March 2018 but athlete places will be reviewed in September.
Will there be more fees later in the year?
If you are invited to continue with the Academy after September, a further £25 will be due for the second half of this season.
Are the Academies part of the English Talent Pathway?
Yes, they are an integral part of the ETP.
If I am selected for the England Performance Group (EPG) do I still have to attend my Academy?
What happens if I can not attend all of the sessions?
You must communicate this to your relevant Academy Lead. If you do not attend 3 sessions through a season without communicating a valid reason your place will be allocated to another player.
Will I get a refund of my fee if I cant attend or I lose my place in the Academy?
No refunds are offered.