BMO Kickin' with the 'Caps Community Clinics presented by BC1
Each spring, Whitecaps FC run community clinics in Metro Vancouver that introduce soccer skills to youth ages 7 through 10.
Participants can meet some of their favourite Whitecaps FC players and receive coaching from ’Caps players and coaches! WFC2, Girls Elite REX, and Whitecaps FC Residency players will also participate, along with Whitecaps FC mascot Spike.
Participants must register in advance to attend a community clinic.
Whitecaps FC will collect a suggested $5 donation per participant on-site and all donations will be made to ‘Caps community partner BC Children’s Hospital.
2017 Community Clinics:
Monday, March 6, 2017 @ Willoughby Community Park, Langley- CANCELLED due to weather Wednesday, March 8, 2017 @ Mercer Stadium Park, New Westminster- CANCELLED due to weather
- Monday, April 10, 2017 @ Hjorth Road Park, Surrey
- Wednesday, April 12, 2017 @ Holly Park, Ladner
- Thursday, April 20, 2017 @ Burnaby Lake West, Burnaby
- Monday, April 24, 2017 @ Westview Secondary School, Maple Ridge
- Wednesday, May 3, 2017 @ Inter River Park, North Vancouver
- Wednesday, May 10, 2017 @ Hugo Ray Park, West Vancouver
- Wednesday, May 17, 2017 @ Brennan Park, Squamish
- Monday, May 29, 2017 @ Sands Secondary School, North Delta
- Thursday, June 1, 2017 @ Hugh Boyd Community Park, Richmond
- Wednesday, June 14, 2017 @ South Surrey Athletic Park, South Surrey
- Monday, June 19, 2017 @ Willoughby Community Park, Langley
*More dates to be announced soon.
- For boys and girls ages 7 to 10
- Coaching from Whitecaps FC players and coaches
- Opening skills sessions followed by a “World Cup” style tournament
- Autographs from Whitecaps FC players
*Times are subject to change.
5:45 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Player check-in
6 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Introduction/demonstration
6:30 p.m. to 7:15 p.m. Skills sessions
7:15 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. “World Cup” style tournament
8 p.m. Wrap-up and autograph session
Camp head coach and former Whitecaps FC player and Canadian World Cup captain Sam Lenarduzzi heads a ‘Caps staff who are experienced in teaching the official curriculum and "Whitecaps FC Way." Lenarduzzi played nine years with Whitecaps FC and over 47 times for Canada. The Vancouver local is also a member of the Canadian Soccer Hall of Fame.
For more information on BMO Kickin’ with the ‘Caps Community Clinics, please call Community Relations at 604-669-9283 ext. 2293 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.