Bridge Academy News
Huge congratulations to Sonny from our Quedgeley site who has been offered a place with Bristol City Pre Academy - as you can see he is thrilled! That's the 11th Bridge Football Academy player to sign with a pro club.... Onwards and upwards!!!Who will be next?!? Work...
About Bridge Football Academy
Bridge currently has three sites, based in Waterwells (Quedgeley) Hesters Way (Cheltenham) & Stratford Park (Stroud) Bridge has plans for an additional two sites in Cinderford & Bristol and has secured venues for these. The two new sites will launch later in 2020, when the fallout from CV19 calms down and venues fully reopen.
Bridge currently has over two hundred players on our books. At capacity across the 5 sites in the future that will be around 600. Bridge games programmes is self-made, playing a variety of professional clubs. In their first year of operations Bridge has played professional clubs such as Southampton, Wolves, West Brom, Coventry, Bristol City, Cheltenham Town, FGR, Oxford as well as a variety of development & JPL sides. Bridge has entered 7 teams from U8s – U12s into the Bristol Youth Futsal League, due to launch in September 2020.
Bridge is currently involved in delivering a variety of community programmes across Gloucestershire. They work closely with the ‘Hesters Way Project’ to deliver drop in Football sessions there throughout the year, as well as working with Rooftop Housing to deliver Inner City Football Sessions to the Kingsholm & Abbeymead areas.