On Friday, over 60 players from Bristol Rovers, Bristol City, Plymouth Argyle and Exeter City abandoned their traditional club allegiances to come together and take part in the region’s first player led festival. The event co-ordinated by Bristol Rovers took place at the Gloucestershire FA’s headquarters saw players in the u12s squads from the… Read more
On Tuesday 7th February, our Under 16 squad were invited to compete in a tournament at St. George’s Park co-ordinated by the FA as part of the Advanced Youth Award course. The tournament saw ourselves pitted against West Bromwich Albion, Coventry City & Luton Town and provides another competitive opportunity for our players. The… Read more
Host Families Bristol Rovers are looking for host families for their stars of the future. We are looking for families able to provide a welcoming environment, bed, breakfast and an evening meal on a six day basis to our 16-18 year old scholars. Host families would be paid a weekly sum by the club… Read more
As part of the ongoing staff restructure within the Academy, we are pleased to announce the following changes to the Academy team. Paul Hughes (formerly Lead Foundation Phase Coach) will now take on the role of Head of Coaching, whilst Luke Smith had successfully been appointed to take over as the new Lead Foundation Phase… Read more
As a medical department, we are fortunate enough to have the following seven interns joining us for the 2016/17 season: Kieran Moden – UWE third year sports rehabilitation student covering various training and games Natt Miles – UWE third year sports rehabilitation student covering various training and games Jack Benden – UoG second year sports therapy… Read more
As part of our Academies commitment to supporting Children’s Hospice South West over 170 Bristol Rovers Academy players, family members and staff took part in the Rainbow Run over the summer. It was a great day with all enjoying the event and also taking great pride in raising funds for such a valuable cause. In… Read more
The academy photos scheduled for Mon 22 Aug will not take place. A new date will be scheduled and published in due course.
The 2016-2017 season academy parents introduction evening will take place at the memorial stadium on Thursday 1st September. The foundation phase (U9-U12) will commence at 18:00 and the youth development phase (U13-U16) will commence at 19:30.
U9 / U10 / U11 17:00 meet for 18:00 kick off @ Golden Hill on Friday 26th August
Part Time Academy Coaches Bristol Rovers FC are looking to recruit part time Academy coaches to work within either the Pre-Academy Phase, Foundation Phase, or Youth Development Phase of our Category 3 Licenced Academy programme. Successful applicants will report directly to the Lead Phase Coach and the Academy Manager/Head of Coaching, and will be responsible… Read more
There is a change in procedure for the coming season, all tickets must be requested in advance as below: Football League Games Players that wish to attend a home league fixture are to request a ticket by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org by 12:00 on the Monday before the fixture. Where the fixture is a midweek game or… Read more
Over 160 Bristol Rovers Academy players, family members and staff took part in the Rainbow Run this weekend as part of our partnership to support the Children’s Hospice South West. It was a great day with all enjoying the event and also taking pride in raising funds for such a valuable cause. Having set an… Read more
For all those taking part in the rainbow run it is getting close!! It should be a great day helping raising funds and awareness for CHSW. Also it will be a nice social event for the academy to meet up over the summer, we will have a meeting area on the downs so keep your… Read more
The past week has seen players born in 2001 and 2002 take part in European tournament action travelling to Rotterdam in Holland to take part in the Dutch Soccer Youth Cup. The event itself was one of success as the 2001 squad came away as winners of their age group having won all 7 games,… Read more