Moose Jaw BMO Academy Centre

Saskatchewan Academy


Vancouver Whitecaps FC of Major League Soccer have a network of regional academy centres across the country that creates a player pathway to the Whitecaps FC Boys Academy (formerly Residency program) and Girls Elite REX program in Vancouver. 

Join Whitecaps FC in Saskatchewan

  • Be part of the Whitecaps FC BMO Academy Centre network.
  • Academy training and events in a professional club environment.
  • All sessions led by Whitecaps FC Saskatchewan head coach Pedro Dias.
  • Working in partnership with Moose Jaw Soccer Association to support the development pathway in the province.

Monday, June 24, 2019

Whitecaps FC name former professional player and international coach Pedro Dias as new head coach for BMO Saskatchewan Academy Centre

“I am excited at the prospect of bringing my expertise to the Club and Saskatchewan Academy.  I look forward to developing players to their full potential and look forward to working with our current academy players in July as well as evaluating any new and past interested players at our academy combines July 5 and 12.”   - Pedro Dias   Read full release here

Winter 2020

1. Boys & Girls Academy

  • U8 to U10 Boys & Girls, 4:00 to 5:00 p.m.
  • U11 to U13 Boys & Girls, 5:00 to 6:15 p.m.

Sessions will run on Sundays starting January 12, 2020 at the Yara Centre.

  • January: 12, 19, 26
  • February: 2, 9, 23
  • March: 1, 8, 29
  • April: 5
  • No sessions on February 16, March 15, March 22

Registration & Payment

Any inquiries regarding the centre can be directed to Pedro Dias at 

  • U8 to U10 Boys & Girls, $170 + tax
  • U11 to U13 Boys & Girls, $215 + tax

Please note: All non-Moose Jaw Soccer Association players will be required to pay a $25 additional membership fee as part of the MJSA membership agreement. A separate registration link will be sent to all applicable players.


Yara Centre - 1220 High St W, Moose Jaw, SK, S0H 0N0


  • All NEW players require a WFC training kit. 
  • One-time fee, valid for at least two years
  • Mandatory - Training kit (shorts, shirt, socks) - $90 + tax
  • Optional - Track Suit (jacket, pants) - $105 + tax


To view our policies, click here


Head Coach: 
Pedro Dias -

Whitecaps FC Administrator: or toll-free at 1.855.932.1932

Regional Programs Manager: 
Sam Lenarduzzi - or 778.928.0453