Mainland Boys BMO Academy

British Columbia Academy

We're excited to welcome players back to our BMO Academies this summer! Working closely with Canada Soccer and the Whitecaps FC Medical Team, we've developed enhanced health and safety protocols to ensure the safety of all our players, staff and communities. For more detailed information on our Return To Play Guidelines and Policies, please click here.


Highlights

  • Be part of the Whitecaps FC BMO Academy Centre network.
  • Supplemental Academy training and events in a professional environment.
  • Monthly visits from Whitecaps Boys MLS Academy coaching staff.

New Summer Program Facility:

The Whitecaps will be operating their summer programs at Fortius Sport & Health in Burnaby (3717 Kensington Ave, Burnaby).

Club Structure:

In addition to the academy the Whitecaps FC BMO Academy system includes: 

Staff: The Boys Academy, Prospects and Pre-Boys MLS Academy team is led by head coach Bart Choufour and assisted by Paul Thompson.


Programs

  1. Boys Academy - U8 - U15. 90 min. Motivated players only. Open registration.
  2. Prospects U9 - U14. 90 min. By invite only to players from the Boys Academy.

For Girls Academy programs, click here.


Summer 2020

    1. Boys Academy - Sundays

  • U8 – U12 Boys, 9:00 - 10:30 a.m. or 11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
    • ​After registering, you will be assigned one of these timeslots.
  • U13 - U15 Boys, 1:00 - 2:30 p.m.
    • July: 12, 19, 26
    • August: 9, 16, 23, 30
      • ​*No Session Aug 2

    2. Boys Prospects - Tuesdays & Thursdays

  • *Players who participate in Prospects are not required to attend academy sessions on the weekend.

    Tuesdays

  • U9 – U11 Boys, 5:30 - 7:00 p.m.
  • U12 - U14 Boys, 7:30 – 9:00 p.m.
    • July: 7, 14, 21, 28
    • August: 4, 11, 18, 25

    Thursdays

  • U9 – U11 Boys, 5:30 - 7:00 p.m.
  • U12 - U14 Boys, 7:30 – 9:00 p.m.
    • July: 9, 16, 23, 30
    • August: 6, 13, 20, 27

Registration & Payment

  • Summer 2020 - Boys Academy: $200 + GST
    • ​Open registration. Please use the link below to register:

        

  • Summer 2020 - Boys Prospects: $400 + GST
    • ​By invite only.
  • Fees do not include any optional travel events.

Equipment

  • All NEW players require a WFC training kit and track suit
  • Valid for at least two years
  • Mandatory - training kit: jersey $50, shorts $30, socks $10 + taxes
  • Mandatory - track suit: jacket $70, pants $60 + taxes
    • Important Note: Please use this sizing chart for your order. Exchanges will not be available.

Policies

Important:

  • Players are grouped on ability and progress. Players may be moved to different groups/sessions at staff discretion.
  • Staff reserve the right to refund fees if, at any time, the program is deemed unsuitable.
  • To view our policies, please click here.

Contact

Technical Manager:

Questions: 

Whitecaps FC Administration - gopro@whitecapsfc.com or 1.855.932.1932

Regional Programs Manager:
Sam Lendarduzzi - slenarduzzi@whitecapsfc.com