Kootenays West 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 Kootenays Regional head coach Brett Adams. 
  • Regular visits included from Whitecaps FC Vancouver based coaching staff
  • Opportunities for travel including Vancouver for training and a Whitecaps FC MLS weekend.
     

Structure

  • Invite only.
  • Boys and girls U-9 to U-18. (2006 – 1997)
  • Pre Prospects - U9 to U12 and Prospects - U13 to U18
  • Player remain with clubs.
  • Ten month program: three integrated phases; Fall, Winter and Spring.

Fall

  • 11 sessions. Saturdays and Sundays.
     
  • First 5 sessions outdoors at Lakeside Fields, Nelson
  • Sept. 13/14, 20/21, 27/28. Oct 4/5, 18/19.

    • Saturdays 11:45 to 1:15 pm. U9-U12 Girls.
    • Saturdays 1:30 to 3:00 pm. U13-U14 Girls.
    • Saturdays 10:00 to 11:30 am. U15-U18 Girls.
       
    • Sundays 10:00 to 11:30 am. U9-U12 Boys.
    • Sundays 11:45 to 1:15 pm. U13-U14 Boys.
    • Sundays 1:30 to 3:00 pm. U15-U18 Boys.
       
  • Remaining 6 sessions indoors - location TBA.

    • Oct. 25/26, Nov 1/2, 8/9, 15/16. Dec 6/7.
    • Saturdays 12 to 1:30 pm. U9-U12 Girls.
    • Saturdays 1:45 to 3:15 pm. U13-U14 Girls.
    • Saturdays 3:30 to 5:00 pm. U15-U18 Girls.
       
    • Sundays 10:00 to 11:30 am. U9-U12 Boys.
    • Sundays 11:45 to 1:15 pm. U13-U14 Boys.
    • Sundays 1:30 to 3:00 pm. U15-U18 Boys.

Winter

  • January to March

Spring

  • April to July

 

Evaluation

All players must go through an evaluation process and be selected. Please contact Brett Adams at badams@whitecapsfc.com or 250.777.2173.
 


Registration

All returning and new players selected from an evaluation will receive an invite by email to register.

Fees:    

  • Fall Registration: $275 + 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

Head Coach
Brett Adams - badams@whitecapsfc.com or 250.777.2173.

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

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