DESCRIPCIÓN AND KEY FUNCTIONS
The Centre of high performance (CAR) is a public entity of the regulated in chapter III of law 4/85 of 29 March, which was created by the law 13/88 of December 31 (1988 DOGC), with own legal personality, which operates in business and autonomous in your organization.
Its link with the executive council of the Generalitat de Catalunya occurs through the department of the presidency, which was joined by the secretary General de l ’ Esport.
The CAR is functionally a support structure of the highest quality científico-técnica for sport in general and especially for the top-level sport; necessary for our sport is competitive and that is not acceptable by federations and clubs in isolation. This Centre started its activities in 1987 as an instrument of improvement of the sportsman of high performance, putting at your disposal the material means, technical, educational, scientific and human resources, always ensuring that its comprehensive training and doing reaching society knowledge generated by these activities.
The CAR is an agency of support to sport to be competitive at international level, optimizing resources of the highest technical and scientific quality. To this end, has the means necessary for the integral training of athletes and makes the company participates in the knowledge generated by its activities.
The Centre of high performance considers academic training and humane each person as much or more important than strictly sport. By this priority, the center offers its athletes the tools necessary for their educational development. Athletes of CAR can attend school classes and that in the institute located in the same facilities as the CAR, with highly qualified teachers.
The CAR has a residence for concentrations. There are many selections and teams from different sports modalities (football, handball, volleyball, hockey, tennis, swimming, gymnastics, taekwondo, etc.), whether Catalan, Spanish or from outside the state, by its concentrations of preparation in the CAR.
The centre of High performance is a public legal entity of the regulated in chapter III of law 4/85 of 29 March, which was created by the law 13/88 of December 31 (DOGC 1088), with own legal personality, which operates in business and autonomous in your organization. The CAR is attached to the General Secretary de l ’ Esport, which has a financing agreement with the High Council of sports.
The Centre of high performance is organized into two main areas: Administration, which focuses purely for managing the Center, and Technical Office, which deals with the actual Level sports in the high performance.
The Technical Office contains three areas: the Area of Science, medicine and technology; the Area of Formation and Area of Sports performance. These, in turn, are divided into departments. Furthermore, the communication departments, Secretariat, External Relations and office of Customer care, directly depend on the direction of the center.
Avda. Mayor Barnils, 3-5
08174 - Saint Cugat of Vallès - Barcelona - ESPAÑA
How to arrive by car:
The Centre of high performance is located in the municipality of Majorca's Cugat Vallès, next to the motorway AP-7. The CAR communicates with Barcelona through three motorways which are the AP-7, leaving Barcelona by the Diagonal, AP-2 through the Meridiana, and tunnels of Vallvidrera (Exit 12/13TH). By motorway AP-7 connects directly to the airport.
How to arrive by public transport:
The High Performance centre can be reached with trains Railways Generalitat de Catalunya (FGC) and Renfe.
To arrive withFGCtake a train line Barcelona-Sabadell (S2) or Heating Barcelona-Universitat line (S55), leaving the Catalunya square in Barcelona, and get off at the station of Majorca Joan.
To arrive withRenfetake trains of the line 7 vicinity, and get off at the station of Majorca's Cugat Vallès.