Avangard Hockey Academy Franchise
What is Avangard Academy
Avangard Hockey Academy is an interregional social project of the Gazprom group of companies and Avangard hockey club (KHL) aimed at building a qualitatively new modern system of training for young hockey players.
Why Avangard Academy
Avangard is one of the most well-known hockey clubs in Russia. A big number of Avangard homebred players made their way to big hockey. Omsk trainees always perform for the club on the higher level. Avangard is a high-quality mark in training young players.
The franchise allows beginners in hockey to become integrated into Avangard Hockey Academy system. Every single player will be added to the database and will be trained according to unified standards.
Avangard Hockey Academy is operating with advanced methods of training young players. We have top-class specialists and highly ambitious plans. We support our partners throughout all stages – starting from the launch up to operation itself. The partner of the Academy gets the opportunity to use our best practices, the experience of our experts, our IT platform, as well as the club brand book.
We provide our partners with effective business technologies required for successful franchising in a region.
Avangard hockey academy franchisee gets:
- The right to use the brand of Avangard HC and its Academy – usage of club brand book for benefit of the school and its development: advertising, marketing, special events.
- The support via club media resources - information support on official portals, social network advertising, placement on the Partners page of the official website with provision of contact information.
- The connection of players and parents to a unified CRM-system – access to personal user account that allows receiving information about training and monitoring the progress of the player. The Academy will be able to track the progression of the hockey player and keep him in sight at all stages of preparation process.
- The unified methodology – available user-friendly format of the manual for coaches that provide general structure, club philosophy and an electronic catalog of exercises.
- The official evaluation of coaches – access to the centralized certification system for coaches, administrators and school directors, as well as the training program that allows working in accordance with the common standards of the Academy.
- Detailed instructions for work at all stages – support of the partner at all stages of launch and the operation itself: from consultations to a personal support manager.
- The involvement in the Academy large network - the opportunity to share knowledge, experience and best practices in a corporate social network for all partner schools of Avangard Academy.
The first Academy franchisee is based in Yuzhnoye Butovo!
Sea Lions Club based in Yuzhny Led ice rink has become our partner.
Little hawks were greeted by a veteran of Omsk hockey, a member of Avangard board of directors Evgeny Shastin, who conducted a symbolic face-off prior to the start of the game between Avangard and Sozvezdie. The game ended with our victory in the shootout series with a score of 3:2.
The future plan of the club is to expand the franchise program of the Academy.