Kootenays East Prospects Academy


  • For motivated Boys and Girls U10 to U18. Get selected to play with the Whitecaps.
  • Supplemental club training for advanced boys and girls in a professional club environment
  • Participants follow an official Whitecaps FC training curriculum. 
  • Delivered by Whitecaps FC Kootenay Regional Coach, Sam Heap.
  • Visits by Whitecaps FC Kootenay Head Coach, Brett Adams.
  • Connected to Whitecaps FC's Academy Centre network.
  • Opportunities to take park in Whitecaps MLS weekends in Vancouver and a selected tournament.


  • Boys and Girls U10 to U18.
  • Ten month program: three phases September though June. 
  • One 90 minute training session per week. 

Fall - 11 sessions

  • Weeks of Sept 17 to Nov 19.
  • Wednesdays 5:00-6:30 pm U15 to U18 Boys
  • Wednesdays 6:30-8:00 pm U15 to U18 Girls
  • Thursdays 5:00-6:30 pm U10 to U12 Boys
  • Thursdays 6:30-8:00 pm U13 to U14 Boys
  • Fridays 5:00-6:30 pm U10 to U12 Girls
  • Fridays 6:30-8:00 pm U13 to U14 Girls


All players must be evaluated and selected. Registration is by Invite Only.

Saturday and Sunday, August 30/31

  • Saturday 9:00-10:30 am U10 to U12 Boys
  • Saturday 10:30-12:00 pm U13 to U18 Boys
  • Sunday 9:00-10:30 am U10 to U12 Girls
  • Sunday 10:30-12:00 pm U13 to U18 Girls

All evaluations at Moir Park, Cranbrook. To register for the Evaluation, please REGISTER NOW:



  • Fall Phase - $275 + GST
  • Fees do not include travel projects which will be detailed by the regional head coach.


  • 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


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