Vernon BMO Academy Centre

Okanagan Academy

Highlights

  • Be part of the Whitecaps FC BMO Academy Centre network.
  • Supplemental Academy training and events in a professional environment.
  • All sessions led by Whitecaps FC head coaching staff.
  • In partnership with TOFC

Programs

  1. Skills Academy - U7 to U10.  75 min. All levels. Open registration.
  2. Prospects Academy - U9 to U18. 90 min. Motivated players. Invite only. 
    • Spring 2019 will offer a match play component for some age groups.
  3. New! Match Play Night - U9 to U12 Boys & Girls and U13 to U15 Boys
  4. School Academy -  Grades 8 to 12. Training in the school timetable. Click here.
  5. Goalkeeper Academy - U10 to U15. 90 min. All levels. Open registration. Click here.

Spring 2019

1. Skills Academy

  • 10 Sessions - Fridays
  • Focus on skill development through various drills and fun games
    • Opportunity to be invited to prospects sessions
  • U7 to U10 boys & girls - 4:00 - 5:15 pm
  • April: 12, 19, 26, May 3, 10, 17, 24, 31 June: 7, 14
  • Fall Registration: $200 + GST

2. Prospects Academy

  • 12 Sessions - Mondays & Fridays (see below for dates, times and age groups)
  • U9 to U18 Boys & Girls
  • By invite and selection only.  

Mondays:

  • U13 to U18 Boys - 5:30 to 7:00 pm
    • Apr: 1*, 8*, 15*, 29 May: 6, 13, 20, 27 June: 3, 10, 17, 24
    • *Note - April 1, 8, 15 will be indoors at the Vernon Toyota Indoor Sports Centre.

Fridays:

  • U9 to U12 Girls - 4:00 to 5:30 pm
  • U9 to U12 Boys - 5:30 to 7:00 pm 
    • Apr: 12*, 19*, 26 May 3, 10, 17, 24, 31 June: 7, 14, 21, 28
    • *Note - April 12, 19 will be indoors at the Vernon Toyota Indoor Sports Centre. 

3. Match Play Night (Optional)

  • Wednesdays - 9 sessions - 5:30 - 7:00 pm
  • U9 to U12 Boys & Girls and U13 to U15 Boys
    • May: 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 June: 5, 12, 19, 26
    • Note - this is a second session for players and all players must be registered in their regular prospects academy session to be eligible to express interest to be in this program. 

Evaluation & Registration 

1. Skills Academy

Open registration. Please use link below

2. Prospects

  • Participation is by head coach invite only. See contact below.
  • Please direct requests for evaluation to David Broadhurst at dbroadhurst@whitecapsfc.com

   Fees:

  • Skills Academy: $200 + GST
  • Spring Vernon Prospects: $300 + GST
    • Optional Match Play Night - $200 + GST
    • Fees do not include any optional travel events.

Location

Marshall Fields (Okanagan Landing Rd & Cummins Rd, Vernon, BC)

Vernon Toyota Indoor Sports Centre (3401 48 Ave, Vernon, BC)


 Equipment 

  • All Skills Academy players receive a Whitecaps training shirt
  • 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

Policies 

To view our policies, please click here.


Contact

Head Coach:
David Broadhurst at dbroadhurst@whitecapsfc.com or 250.550.5489

Whitecaps FC Administrator
gopro@whitecapsfc.com or 604.669.9283 ext 2297 or toll free 1.855.932.1932

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