Northern 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 developed by Whitecaps FC staff and delivered by Whitecaps FC Northern regional head coach Sonny Pawar
  • Regular visits included from Whitecaps FC Vancouver based coaching staff
  • Opportunities for travel including Vancouver for training and a Whitecaps FC MLS weekend.
  • Presented in partnership with Prince George Youth Soccer Association.
     

Structure

  • Invite only.
  • Boys and girls U-10 to U-18. (2005 – 1997)
  • Pre Prospects - U10 to U12 and Prospects - U14 to U18
  • In partnership with PGYSA
  • Ten month program: three integrated phases; Fall, Winter and Spring/summer

Fall

  • 10 weeks. 19 sessions.
  • Training at the Northern Sport Center (UNBC).

Pre Prospects

  • U10 to U12 (2005 to 2003).
  • October 1 - December 7.
  • Girls: Wednesdays 5:30 to 6:30 pm and Sundays 9:00 to 10:30 am.
  • Boys: Wednesdays 6:30 to 8:00 pm and Sundays 10:30 to 12:00 pm.
  • Oct 1, 5, 8, 12, 15, 19, 22, 26, 29.
  • Nov 2, 5, 9, 12, 16, 19, 23, 26, 30. Dec 7.
Prospects
  • U14 to U18 (2002 to 1997).
  • September 29 - December 6.
  • Girls: Mondays 5:00 to 6:30 pm and Saturdays 8:00 to 9:30 am.
  • Boys: Mondays 6:30 to 8:00 pm and Saturdays 9:30 to 11:00 am.
  • Sept 29. Oct 4, 6, 11, 18, 20, 25, 27..
  • Nov 1, 3, 8, 10, 15, 17, 22, 24. Dec 1, 3, 6.
Winter
  • Training at the Northern Sport Center (UNBC).

Pre Prospects

  • U10 to U12 (2005 to 2003).
  • 8 sessions at 90 mins.
  • January 9 - March 20.
  • Girls: Fridays 5:00 to 6:30 pm.
  • Boys: Fridays 6:30 to 8:00 pm.
  • Jan 9, 16, 23, 30. Feb 6
  • Canada Winter Games break.
  • March 6, 13, 20.
Prospects
  • U14 to U18 (2002 to 1997).
  • 16 sessions. 8 sessions at 90 mins. 8 game sessions at 60 mins.
  • January 7 - March 21.
  • Girls: Wednesdays 5:00 to 7:00 pm and Saturdays 8:00 to 9:30 am.
  • Boys: Wednesdays 7:00 to 9:00 pm and Saturdays 9:30 to 11:00 am.
  • Jan 7, 10, 14, 17, 21, 24, 28, 31. Feb 4, 7.
  • Canada Winter Games break.
  • March 4, 7, 11, 14, 18, 21.
 Spring
  • TBA 

Location

All indoor sessions will take place at the Northern Sports Center at UNBC.


Evaluation 

Participation is by invite only from the regional head coach.  All players must go through an evaluation process and be selected. For more information, please contact Sonny Pawar - spawar@whitecapsfc.com or 250.649.5856
 

Registration

Selected players will receive an invite by email to register.

Fees:

  • Pre-Prospects. Fall Phase: $450 + GST. Winter Phase: $200 + GST.
  • Prospects. Fall Phase: $450 + GST. Winter Phase: $330 + 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) - $75 + GST
  • Mandatory - Track suit - $65 + GST
     

Contact Information

Local
Sonny Pawar - Whitecaps FC Regional Head Coach - spawar@whitecapsfc.com or 250.649.5856

Vancouver
Whitecaps FC Administrator - gopro@whitecapsfc.com or toll free 1.855.932.1932
Sam Lenarduzzi - Whitecaps FC Development Manager - slenarduzzi@whitecapsfc.com or 778.928.0453