Okanagan Prospects Academy

Highlights

  • Only a limited number of players will be invited to participate.
  • Supplemental club training for motivated boys and girls in a professional club environment. 
  • Train the Whitecaps Way with official Whitecaps FC training curriculum
  • Connected to the Whitecaps FC Academy Centre network to provide greater exposure and additional opportunities.
  • All sessions delivered by Whitecaps FC Okanagan Regional head coach David Broadhurst.
  • Overseen by Whitecaps FC Pre-Residency and Academy Centre Head Coach, Bart Choufour                               
  • Visits from Whitecaps FC Vancouver based coaching staff
  • In partnership with TOFC

Structure

  • Boys and girls U-9 to U-18. (2008 – 1999)
  • Pre Prospects - U9 to U12 and Prospects - U13 to U18
  • Invite Only.
  • Player remain with clubs.
  • Ten month program: three integrated phases; Fall, Winter and Spring.

     Fall 2016 - 12 sessions

U13/14 Boys & U15+ Boys (2004-1999)

  • Wednesdays, 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm, September 14th - November 30th, 2016

U13/14 Girls & U15+ Girls (2004-1999)

  • Mondays, 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm, September 12th - December 5th, 2016
    • No Session October 10th

U9 - U12 Boys & Girls (2008-2005)

  • Fridays, 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm, September 16th - December 16th, 2016
    • No Session November 11th
    • No Session October 21st

    Winter 2017 - 10 Sessions

U13/14 & U15+ Boys (2004-99)

  • Mondays, 5:45 pm to 7:15 pm, January 9th to March 13th, 2017

U13/14 & U15+ Girls (2004-99)

  • Wednesdays, 5:45 pm to 7:15 pm, January 11th to March 15th, 2017

U9 to U12 Boys (2008-05)

  • Fridays, 5:45 pm to 7:15 pm, January 13th to March 17th, 2017

U9 to U12 Girls (2008-05)

  • Saturdays, 10:00 am to 11:30 am, January 7th to March 11th, 2017

   Spring - 12 Sessions

  • April through June

Location

Fall training sessions will take place at Marshall Fields. The first 5 sessions will be outdoor; the remaining sessions will be indoor. 

Winter training sessions will be held indoor at Vantage One.

 

Evaluation & Registration

Participation is by invite only from the regional head coach. Selected players will receive an invite by email to register.

Fees:

  • Spring Registration: $300 + GST
  • Winter Registration: $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 - $105 + GST

Policies

To view our policies, please click here.


Contact

Head Coach:
David Broadhurst at dbroadhurst@whitecapsfc.com or 250.550.5489

Whitecaps FC Administrator
gopro@whitecapsfc.com or 604.669.9283 ext 2297 or toll free 1.855.932.1932

Regional Programs Manager:
Sam Lenarduzzi - slenarduzzi@whitecapsfc.com or 778.928.0453