Saskatchewan Prospects Academy

 

The Whitecaps are working in close collaboration with Saskatchewan Soccer Association (SSA) to support the development pathway in the province.  While discussions are continuing, the Whitecaps have announced 2016/2017 programming in Saskatoon

Programs

  • Boys Residency Prospects - links directly to the Boys Residency in Vancouver.   Ages U17 to U15
  • Boys Residency Reserves Prospects - a feeder to the Residency Prospects program. Ages U14 to U18
  • Girls Prospects - links to the SSA Girls Rex program.  The SSA Girls Rex program also links directly to the Whitecaps Girls Elite Super Rex program in Vancouver.  Ages U14 to U18.
  • Boys and Girls Pre Prospects – provides training and feeder opportunities to the above. Ages U8 to U12.
  • Boys and Girls Keeper Academy - Ages U10 – U18

Highlights

  • Led by Whitecaps FC Saskatchewan Academy Centre Head Coach, Bryce Chapman
  • Overseen by Vancouver Head coaches who will provide official curriculum and resources that are connected to the Whitecaps boy's Residency and Girl's Elite REX programs in Vancouver.
  • Visits from Whitecaps FC Vancouver based coaching staff
  • Opportunities for travel including Vancouver for training and a Whitecaps FC MLS match
  • Collegiate and University education and opportunities.

Structure

Boys Residency Prospects

  • Full Time. -  (2000, 2001, 2002)
  • Invite only. - 16 to 18 players.  (Includes 2 GK)
  • 40 Weeks. – October to July. 
  • 140 on field sessions.  75 min.  6:45am – 8:00am. Mon, Tues, Thurs, Friday, Saturday (Calendar to Follow)
  • 80 strength sessions.  60 min.  Days and Times TBA.  
  • Matches included in Training Schedule on Saturdays
  • 3 Competition Projects – TBA Locations

Boys Residency Reserves Prospects  

  • Full time. U18, U16 and U14 training groups.
  • Invite only. 18 to 20 players per training group.   
  • 40 weeks.
  • 75 on field sessions.  90 min.   3 sessions a week.  Days and times TBA.
  • 30 strength Sessions. 60 min. Day and time TBA.
  • Matches included in Training Schedule on Saturdays
  • Competition Projects – TBA

Girls Prospects 

  • U18, U16 and U14 training groups.
  • Invite only. 20 to 24 players per age above. 
  • 40 weeks. November - July
  • 75 on field sessions.  90 min.   3 sessions a week.  Days and times  TBA.
  • 30 strength Sessions. 60 min.  Day and time TBA.
  • Matches included in Training Schedule on Sundays
  • Competition Projects – TBA

Pre Prospects 

  • U12, U10 and U8 training groups. – Boys and girls
  • 20 to 24 players per age above.  (Open invitation)
  • 2 Phases of 25 sessions each. November to June.
  • 2 sessions a week. Saturday and Sunday. Times TBA. Starts November 5.

Keeper Academy  

  • U10 to U18.  (Open Invitation)
  • 2 Phases of 25 sessions each. November to June
  • 2 sessions a week. Saturday and Sunday. Times TBA. Starts November 5.

 


Location

  • All training is at the following locations:
    • “New Training Center” – Marquis Drive. Details to follow
    • University of Saskatchewan – Field 7 & 8
       

Evaluation & Registration

All players must go through an evaluation process and be selected. For more information, please contact Bryce Chapman at bchapman@whitecapsfc.com or 306.230.1313.   

  • Boys Residency Prospects: 3 payments of $850 + GST  
  • Boys Residency Reserves Prospects:  3 payments of $720 + GST. 
  • Girls Prospects: 3 payments of $720 + GST.  $720 + GST
  • Boys and Girls Pre-Prospects: $585 + GST per phase.  2 phases.  
  • Boys and Girls Keeper Academy.  $585 + GST per phase.  2 phases. 
  • Fees do not include any travel projects (travel, accomodation, meals, Whitecaps FC ticket if applicable)

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

  • Refund requests…
    • received more than 14 days before the start of a phase, will be subject to a 10% administration fee on the registration amount paid.
    • received less than 14 days but more than 2 days before the start of a phase, will be subject to a 20% administration fee on the registration amount paid.
    • received less than 2 days before the start of a phase will not be granted.
  • Registration refunds for medical reasons can only be processed upon receipt of a note from a medical professional. These refunds will be subject to a 10% administration fee, plus a fee for any sessions transpired.
  • Approved refunds can take up to six weeks to process. 
  • No partial refunds will be issued for individual sessions missed by the participant.
  • Whitecaps FC reserves the right to move players to the appropriate training group.
  • In the event that a session is cancelled due to weather, we will do our best to reschedule.

Contact

Head coach:
Bryce Chapman - bchapman@whitecapsfc.com or 306.230.1313

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