Kootenays East Prospects Academy

Highlights

  • 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.

Structure 

  • 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. 15 to Nov 26.
  • Outdoor - 4 sessions
     
  • Tuesdays 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm U10 to U12 Girls
  • Tuesdays 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm U13 to U14 Girls
  • Sept. 15, 22, 29, Oct. 6.​
  • Wednesdays 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm U15 to U18 Boys
  • Wednesdays 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm U15 to U18 Girls
  • Sept. 16, 23, 30, Oct. 7.
  • Thursdays 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm U10 to U12 Boys
  • Thursdays 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm U13 to U14 Boys
  • Sept. 17, 24, Oct. 1, 8.
  • Indoor - 7 sessions

  • Tuesdays 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm U10 to U12 Girls
  • Tuesdays 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm U13 to U14 Girls
  • Oct 13, 20, 27, Nov 3, 10, 17, 24
     
  • Wednesdays 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm U15 to U18 Boys
  • Wednesdays 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm U15 to U18 Girls
  • Oct 14, 21, 28, Nov 4, 11, 18, 25
     
  • Thursdays 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm U10 to U12 Boys
  • Thursdays 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm U13 to U14 Boys
  • Oct 15, 22, 29, Nov 5, 12, 19, 26
  • Optional 2nd session 
  • Saturdays 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm U10 to U12 Co-ed
  • Saturdays 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm U13 to U15 Co-ed
  • Saturdays 5.30 pm - 7.00 pm U16-18 Co-ed
  • Sept 19, 26, Oct 3, 10, 17, 24, 31, Nov 7, 14, 21, 28

Winter - To Be Announced

Spring - To Be Announced


Evaluations

All players must be evaluated and selected. Registration is by Invite Only. Please contact Brett Adams for more details badams@whitecapsfc.com
 

Registration

Fees:

  • Fall Phase: $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) - $80 + GST
  • Mandatory - Track suit - $80 + GST

Contact

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

Regional Coach
Sam Heap - sheap@whitecapsfc.com

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