“Opportunities & experiences, it’s that simple. Our goal is to help ambitious athletes meet their athletic and educational goals in our world-class environments.” - Pete Bradley, Director of Coaching
ABOUT INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT ACADEMY
At International Development Academy, we specialize in finding the right soccer and educational pathway for determined student-athletes. Our methodology
combines academic growth and athletic improvement at the individual level. We provide two all inclusive campus experiences in Europe for athletes of all levels. From professional-grade sports facilities and accommodations, world-class technology and solid leadership - our goal is to deliver your athlete a once in a life time experience.
International Development Academy offers two world-class educational and athletic experiences.
The IDA Valencia Academy, based in downtown Valencia, and the IDA UK Academy, based in Reading UK, are Elite Boys Soccer Programs designed for international student-athletes aged between 15 and 22 who are committed to developing both on the field and in the classroom.
Our IDA Italy Academy, in Rome, is geared towards female players aged 18-24 that want to play at very high level, while continuing their studies with the University of Rome.
Our new IDA Boston Academy in Boston, Massachusetts, is aimed at international student-athletes grade 7-12, who want to enter the elitist US private school / college pathway, without losing eyes on their soccer development. The program offers a pathway also for rugby!
IDA offers unique college placement services for international student-athletes. We help athletes find the perfect fit for the next stage in their journey. Matching athletes with the ideal academic and athletic environment and factoring in personal characteristics such as individual financial situations, team dynamics and scholarship situations, we use our relationships to make sure that your athlete is set up for success.
International Development Academy offers unique soccer camp experiences for athletes aged 13-18. With multiple destinations including Valencia, Spain & Reading, UK, our camps are perfect for athletes that want to improve their game while soaking in local culture.