Mainland BMO Goalkeeper Academy at SFU

British Columbia Academy

Highlights

  • Be part of the Whitecaps FC BMO Academy Centre network.
  • Supplemental Academy training and events in a professional environment.
  • Topics covered include footwork, diving, handling, shot stopping, crosses, distribution and organization.
  • Led by Mike Norris, Boys MLS Academy and Girls Elite REX Goalkeeping coach.​

Programs

1. Goalkeeper Academy - U10 to U18. All levels. Open registration.

Fall 2018 to Spring 2019

1. Goalkeeper Academy

  • Ages as of September 2018: U10 (2009) to U18 (2001)
  • 10 months with 2 phases:
    • Phase 1: September - March.
    • Phase 2: April - June.
  • 60 minute sessions for U10-U12 & 90 minute sessions for U13-U18. See times & dates below.

Phase 2 (Spring) - 10 sessions - Fridays

April: 5, 12, 26. May: 3, 10, 24, 31. June: 7, 14, 21. 
No session May 17.

  • U10 to U12 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
  • U13 to U14 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm
  • U15 to U18 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm

Location and Parking

Simon Fraser University (Field #4) in Burnaby. Click here for a printable map: Campus Map and Parking

  • Parents must park at the West Mall Visitors Parkade. This is paid parking but you receive a flat rate of $3.50.
  • There is a 15 minutes grace period in this parkade for drop off and pick up.
  • Cars are not permitted to stop or park along the roadway (fire lane) or service vehicle stalls next to Field #4
  • SFU Campus Security will ticket/tow any parked cars.

Registration and Payment

Goalkeeper Academy

  • Phase 2
    • U10 to U12 - $185
    • U13 to U18 - $275
  • Note: fees do not include any travel/match events.
  • To register, please use link below


Equipment

  • All NEW players require a WFC training kit and track suits
  • One-time fee, valid for at least two years
  • Mandatory - Training kit (shorts, shirt, socks) - $90 + GST
  • Mandatory - Track suit - $105 + GST
    • Important Note: apparel can only be purchased at the beginning of the phase along with your registration. You must order the apparel in package form (ie training kit, track suit). 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

Ongoing Questions:
Whitecaps FC Administration at gopro@whitecapsfc.com or 1-855-932-1932

Technical Questions/Concerns:
Mike Norris - mnorris@whitecapsfc.com