Okotoks Prospects Academy


The Vancouver Whitecaps FC have partnered with the Okotoks United Soccer Club and MUSC to launch an official Whitecaps Academy Centre in Okotoks  


Highlights 

  • Prospects Academy for invited Boys and Girls U11 to U13. 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 Academy Centre network to provide greater exposure and additional opportunties. 
  • Potential opportunities for selected players to train in the Vancouver Academy Centre. 
  • Led by Whitecaps Alberta Academy Centre Head Coach, Ewan Fisher.

Structure

  • Players must participate in a placement session prior to joining the academy.
  • Boys & Girls U11 to U13
  • One training session per week. 
  • The Prospects Academy will be an annual program with 3 phases throughout the year. 

Spring 2019 - 11 Sessions

U11 to U13 Girls - Tuesdays, 5:30 to 7:00 p.m.
U11 to U13 Boys - Tuesdays, 7:00 to 8:30 p.m.

  • Apr: 30, May: 7, 14, 21, 28, June: 4, 11, 18, 25, July 2, 7*
  • *Note - July 7th is the Spring Summit. Details to be communicated by the head coach at the start of the phase. 

In addition to working on skill development, players enrolled in the Spring phase of Academy will be eligible for selection for Vancouver Whitecaps Summer U11 and U12 showcase teams. Information on this opportunity will be released towards the start of the Spring phase of training. 


Location

Spring 2019

  • Riverside Park, Okotoks AB

Evaluation & Registration

Players may request a placement session for this academy centre, or receive any other information about the academy by emailing Ewan Fisher, Alberta Academy Centre Head Coach at efisher@whitecapsfc.com 
 
Fees:
  • Spring 2019: $275 + tax
  • Fees do not include: Travel projects (travel, accommodation, meals, Whitecaps FC ticket if applicable)

Equipment
  • All new players require a WFC training kit.
  • One-time fee, valid for at least two years in the case of style change
  • Mandatory for all NEW players - WFC Academy Training kit (shorts, shirt, socks) - $90 + tax
  • Optional - WFC Academy Track suit - $105 + tax

Policies

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


Contact

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

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

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