The club with the world's best youth academy gives access to its know-how.

Real Madrid is one of the biggest and most glorious clubs of the world. As Spanish record champions and 13 -time winner of the UEFA Champions League, Real Madrid is the most successful club of Europe. The unconditional winning mentality and the excellence demand are also being reflected in the youth work. The youth academy “La Cantera” counts worldwide as benchmark and has produced the most talents in the European Top 5-leagues.

With numerous established players in the first team, the youth work concept sets a fundamental component in the club philosophy. The Real Madrid Foundation Educational department along with the Academy staff have develop unique content based on the experience and expertise of their top of the class professionals. For the first time, the Real Madrid Foundation allows ambitious coaches insight into the successful training concept.



3 days of 100% Real Madrid experience.

Under the motto “Learning from the best”, the Real Madrid Foundation brings coaches from numerous nations for a weekend together and unlocks its success concepts. The convention will take place on the Real Madrid HQ and the home of the youth academy “Ciudad Real Madrid” from March 15th – 17th, 2019.

To complete the full experience, parts of the convention will take place in the legendary Santiago Bernabeu – with a visit of a LaLiga match as a highlight.

 

 

 

The participating coaches will get exclusive insight into following subject areas:

  • Methods and principles of the training academy
  • Planning tactical-technical training based on the club's play style
  • Insight training units
  • Psychological training and strategies
  • Innovative technologies for performance diagnostics and match analysis
  • Transmission of values in player's education process

For the participation at the COACHING CONVENTION the coaches will receive an attendance certificate by the Real Madrid Foundation, which confirms the acquisition of the RMF and Real Madrid specific contents.

 

Our speakers and ambassadors are from the club's inner circle.

To allow the participants access to the excellent knowledge and inspiring experience of the daily training routine, themes and contents of the convention will only be presented by responsible persons and confidants of the club. Following experts will be speaking:

MR. ALBERTO MORÍNIGO

Head of Technical Area and Football Management

MR. JAIME TORCAL

Technical Assistant Head of Technical Area and Football Management

MR. TRISTÁN CELADOR

Technical Director of Methodology and 1st Coach Real Madrid U-15

MR. SEBASTÍAN PARRILLA

2nd Assistant Coach Real Madrid U-13

MR. ÁLVARO GOMAR

First Team Scouting-Analyst and Academy Director of Audiovisual Area

PHD. JAVIER MALLO

First Team Conditioning Coach

MR. IGNACIO SANCHO

Fitness & Conditioning Academy Director and Conditioning Coach Real Madrid Castilla

MRS. EVA MOLLEJA

Psychologist Real Madrid Academy

DR. STEFAN HÖRZER

Senior Manager Athlete Services adidas

MR. JOSÉ MANUEL DÍAZ

Head Coach Real Madrid Castilla and Academy Training Director

MR. JUAN JOSÉ CRESPO

Head Coach U-12

MR. JOSÉ LUIS PLEITE

Head Coach U-10

MR. SANTIAGO SÁNCHES

2nd Assistant Coach First Team

PHD. JAVIER DURÁN

PhD Sociology - Lecturer at Faculty of Sport Sciences Polytechnic University and Academic Group Real Madrid Foundation Membership

PHD. MANUEL ABAD

PhD Sport Sciences - Lecturer at University of Huelva and Academic Group Real Madrid Foundation Membership

The convention will be accompanied with ambassadors from the club, who want to share the training philosophy with ambitious coaches worldwide:

XABI ALONSO

RAUL GONZALEZ

 

What's in for you?

A unique certification and a new perspective on leading players and people.

The convention gives each coach way more than just the know-how and an attendance certificate by the Real Madrid Foundation of the learned contents. The club Real Madrid symbolizes clear values, which are meant to be noticeable for the participants:

WINNING SPIRIT

Real Madrid aims for the highest achievements in all competitions in which it competes.

SPORTSMANSHIP

Real Madrid are a sincere and honest rival on the pitch, who operate with good faith and respect for all the teams they compete against and their fans.

EXCELLENCE AND QUALITY

Real Madrid aspires to have the best players in its ranks, instilling the club’s own values, such as quality, discipline and the capacity to make sacrifices.

The COACHING CONVENTION does not only guarantee sportive advancement, but also mediates a unique mindset, which engraves the modality of the training work. It’s a place where you’ll find like-minded people.

 

Cost and details.

The overall cost of 650 EUR for the BASIC participation on the convention contains following services:

  • Catering: Lunch and soft drinks during the convention program
  • Stadium tour Estadio Santiago Bernabéu
  • Visit of Real Madrid La Liga match
  • Visit of Ciudad Real Madrid
  • High quality outfit by adidas
  • attendance certificate by the Real Madrid Foundation

Furthermore, you have the possibility to book the COMFORT level for 810 EUR which additionally includes:

  • Accommodation: 3 nights in a hotel (double/triple room, breakfast inclusive)
  • Shuttle: Transport between hotel and convention’s program points

Please note: Arrival and departure (e.g. flights) are excluded.