Kamloops Prospects Academy

 

 


Highlights

  • Invite only.
  • Train the Whitecaps Way with official Whitecaps FC training curriculum.
  • Connected to the Whitecaps FC Academy Centre network including Boys Residency and Girls Elite.
  • All sessions delivered by Whitecaps FC Kamloops Academy Centre Head Coach John Antulov.
  • Overseen by Whitecaps Pre-Residency and Academy centre head coach Bart Choufour.
  • Regular visits included from Whitecaps FC Vancouver based coaching staff.
  • Opportunities for travel to Vancouver for training and a Whitecaps FC MLS weekend.
  • Commitment to work closely with TOFC and the BCSPL as part of the pathway in forwarding players.
  • Presented in partnership with Kamloops Youth Soccer Association.  

 Notifications

  • Parents are encouraged to check their e-mail prior to leaving for training; we will notify all participants of changes to training schedules via e-mail. 
  • In the event that weather conditions do not allow for training, we will do our best to re-schedule the missed session. 

Structure

  • Invite only.
  • Boys and girls U9 to U18. (2007 – 1998).
  • Pre Prospects - U9 to U12 and Prospects - U13 to U18.
  • Players remain with clubs.
  • Ten month program: three integrated phases; fall, winter, and spring.

Phase 1 - Fall - 10 weeks

  • 10 sessions, Beginning Week of Monday August 31st to Ending Week of Friday November 6th
  • 1 session a week for all groups 
  • Location Charles Anderson Field #1 and #2 – right behind Exhibition Field.
  • Goalkeeper Academy U9-U18 Boys and Girls

Phase 2 - Winter - 12 weeks

  • 12 Sessions – Beginning, week of Monday, November 23rd to week of Friday, March 4th.
  • Christmas Break from December 21st – January 10th
  • 1 session for all groups 
  • All training will be at Kamloops Dome
  • The age groupings for the winter sessions will be the same as the fall.

Tuesdays
U11/12 Boys 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

  • Nov. 24, Dec. 1, 8, 15, Jan. 12, 19, 26, Feb. 2, 9, 16, 23, Mar. 1

Wednesdays
U9/10 Girls 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
U11/12 Girls 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

  • Nov. 25, Dec. 2, 9, 16, Jan. 13, 20, 27, Feb. 3, 10, 17, 24, Mar. 2

Thursdays
U9/10 Boys 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

  • Nov. 26, Dec. 3, 10, 17, Jan. 14, 21, 28, Feb. 4, 11, 18, 25, Mar. 3

Fridays
U13/14 Girls 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
U13/14 Boys 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
U15-18 Girls 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
U15-18 Boys 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm

  • Nov. 27, Dec. 4, 11, 18, Jan. 15, 22, 29, Feb. 5, 12, 19, 26, Mar. 4

Saturdays
Goalkeepers All ages 9:00 am – 10:30 am

  • Nov. 28, Dec. 5, 12, 19, Jan. 16, 22, 29, Feb. 6, 13, 20, 27, Mar. 5

Phase 3 - Spring – 10 sessions

Monday April 11th - Friday June 17th

Groupings

  • U9/10 boys and girls - 2008/07/06
  • U11/12 boys and girls - 2005/04
  • U13/14 boys and girls - 2003/02
  • U15-18 boys - 2001/00/99/98
  • GK - All ages (U9-U18) 2008 - 1998
  • No U15-18 girls - Due to rep and high school soccer running simultaneously.

Mondays

  • April 11, 18, 25
  • May 2, 9, 16, 30
  • June 6, 13, 20
    • Note: No session May 23 – Victoria Day

4:30pm – 6:00 pm

  • GK all ages
  • U11/12 girls

6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

  • U13/14 boys
  • U15/18 boys

Tuesdays

  • April 12, 19, 26
  • May 3, 10, 17, 24, 31
  • June 7, 14

4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

  • U9/10 Boys
  • U9/10 Girls

Wednesdays

  • April 13, 20, 27
  • May 4, 11, 18, 25
  • June 1, 8, 15

4:30 pm – 6:00 pm

  • U11/12 boys
  • U13/14 girls

Fridays

  • April 15, 22, 29
  • May 6, 13, 20, 27
  • June 3, 10, 17

4:30 pm – 6:00 pm

  • U9/10 boys - 2nd session (optional addition)
  • U11/12 boys - 2nd session (optional addition)

Eligibility:

  • Players are grouped on ability, and progress. They may be moved to different groups/sessions at staff discretion
  • All players will be pre-screened through the registration process to ensure program suitability
  • Staff reserves the right to refund registration fees if, at any time, the program is deemed not suitable

Location

Fall sessions: Charles Anderson Field #1 and #2 – right behind Exhibition Field.
Winter sessions:  Kamloops Dome
Spring sessions: Valleyview centennial park


Registration

Selected players will receive an invite by email to register.

Fees:

  • Winter phase - $300 + GST
  • Spring phase - $250 + GST
  • Fees do not include travel projects which will be detailed by the regional head coach.

Equipment:

  • All NEW players require a WFC training kit and track suit.
  • One-time fee, valid for at least two years
  • Mandatory - Training kit (shorts, shirt, socks) - $80 + GST
  • Mandatory - Track suit - $80 + GST

Cancellation Policy

  • No refunds within 2 weeks of the first session. Once we are within 2 weeks, your registration and payment are locked in for that phase
  • Registration refunds, minus a $50 administration fee, may be issued only in cases of emergency and/or medical grievance given a note from a medical professional.
  • No partial refunds will be issued for individual sessions missed by the participant.

Other Policies:

  • In the event that a session is cancelled due to weather, we will do our best to reschedule.

Contact

If you have any questions or need help registering, please contact:

Whitecaps FC Kamloops Academy Centre Head Coach
John Antulov -  jantulov@whitecapsfc.com or 250.819.6342
 
Whitecaps FC Administrator
gopro@whitecapsfc.com or 604.669.9283 ext 2297 or toll free 1.855.932.1932