Whitecaps FC Community Clinics presented by Canadian Tire

Each spring, Whitecaps FC run community clinics in Metro Vancouver that introduce soccer skills to youth ages 7 through 10. 

Participants can meet some of their favourite Whitecaps FC players and receive coaching from ’Caps players and coaches! Girls Elite REX, and Whitecaps FC Academy players will also participate, along with Whitecaps FC mascot Spike. 

Participants must register in advance to attend a community clinic.


  • For boys and girls ages 7 to 10
  • Coaching from Whitecaps FC players and coaches
  • Opening skills sessions followed by a “World Cup” style tournament
  • Autographs from Whitecaps FC players

Sample Agenda

*Times are subject to change.
5:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Player check-in
6 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Introduction/demonstration
6:30 p.m. to 7:15 p.m. Skills sessions
7:15 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. “World Cup” style tournament
8 p.m. Wrap-up and autograph session


Sam Lenarduzzi

Camp head coach and former Whitecaps FC player and Canadian World Cup captain Sam Lenarduzzi heads a ‘Caps staff who are experienced in teaching soccer skills the "Whitecaps FC Way." Lenarduzzi played nine years with Whitecaps FC and over 47 times for Canada. The Vancouver local is also a member of the Canadian Soccer Hall of Fame.

For more information on Whitecaps FC Community Clinics presented by Canadian Tire, please call Community Relations at 604-669-9283 ext. 2284 or e-mail community@whitecapsfc.com.