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. (2008 – 1999).
  • 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 2016 - 10 sessions

New update coming soon!

Phase 2 - Winter 2016/17

  • Late November through early March
  • Christmas Break in the middle

Phase 3 - Spring 2016 – 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 - 1999
  • No U15-18 girls - Due to rep and high school soccer running simultaneously.

Mondays

  • June 6, 13, 20

4:30pm – 6:00 pm

  • GK all ages
  • U11/12 girls

6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

  • U13/14 boys
  • U15/18 boys

Tuesdays

  • June 7, 14

4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

  • U9/10 Boys
  • U9/10 Girls

Wednesdays

  • June 8, 15

4:30 pm – 6:00 pm

  • U11/12 boys
  • U13/14 girls

Fridays

  • 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:

  • Fall phase - $250 + GST
    • Optional 2nd session (If applicable) - $225 + 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

Policies

  • Refund requests…
    • more than 14 days before phase start, subject to 10% fee on paid amount
    • less than 14 days before the start of a phase, subject to 10% fee on paid amount
    • received less than 2 days before the start of a phase will not be granted.
  • Medical refunds only with a doctors note and subject to a 10% fee minus completed sessions
  • Approved refunds can take up to six weeks to process. 
  • No partial refunds will be issued for individual sessions missed by the participant.
  • 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