Springbank BMO Academy Centre

Alberta South

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.


Vancouver Whitecaps FC have partnered with the Springbank Soccer Club to launch an official Whitecaps BMO Academy Centre.   


Highlights 

  • Academy for invited boys and girls U9 to U15. Limited Registration.
  • Supplemental club training for motivated boys and girls in a professional club environment. 
  • Train the Whitecaps Way with official Whitecaps FC training curriculum. 
  • Connected to the Whitecaps FC BMO Academy Centre network to provide greater exposure and additional opportunities. 
  • Potential opportunities for selected players to train in the Vancouver BMO Academy Centre. 
  • Led by Whitecaps Alberta Academy Centre Head Coach, Ewan Fisher.

Structure

  • Invite Only
  • Boys & Girls U9 to U15
  • U13 to U15 players will continue to be monitored for future opportunities with the club. 

Summer 2020

1. Boys & Girls Academy (Summer 2020) - Saturdays

  • U9 - U15 Boys & Girls - *Please note that academy sessions will run in Phase 1 training.
  • By invitation only.
    • U9 – U12 Boys & Girls, Saturdays, 10:00 - 11:30 a.m.
    • U13 - U15 Boys & Girls, Saturdays, 12:00 – 1:30 p.m.
      • July: 11, 18, 25
      • August: 1, 8, 15, 22, 28

2. Boys & Girls Academy (Summer 2020) - Wednesdays

  • U12 - U15 Boys & Girls - *Please note that academy sessions will run in Phase 1 training.
  • By invitation only.
    • U12 – U13 Boys & Girls, Wednesdays, 10:00 - 11:30 a.m.
    • U14 - U15 Boys & Girls, Wednesdays, 12:00 – 1:30 p.m.
      • July: 15, 22, 29
      • August: 5, 12
      • Sept: 2

Location

  • Lions Field
    • *Pending field permit approval.

Evaluation & Registration

The Whitecaps will work closely with local technical staff to determine suitability for the program. If you would like to request an evaluation or have any additional questions, please email Ewan Fisher at efisher@whitecapsfc.com
 
Invites for the program will be emailed directly from the head coach of the program. 
 
Fees:
  • Summer 2020 Boys & Girls Academy - Saturdays: $225 + tax
  • Summer 2020 Boys & Girls Academy - Wednesdays: $165 + tax
  • Fees do not include: Travel projects (travel, accommodation, meals, Whitecaps FC ticket if applicable)

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

Policies

To view a copy of our policies, please click here.


Contact

Regional Head Coach:
Ewan Fisher - efisher@whitecapsfc.com

Whitecaps FC Administrator:
gopro@whitecapsfc.com or toll free 1.855.932.1932

Regional Programs Manager:
Sam Lenarduzzi - slenarduzzi@whitecapsfc.com or 778.928.0453