Okanagan Prospects Academy

Highlights

  • Only a limited number of players will be invited to participate.
  • 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 opportunities.
  • All sessions delivered by Whitecaps FC Okanagan Regional head coach David Broadhurst.
  • Overseen by Whitecaps FC Pre-Residency and Academy Centre Head Coach, Bart Choufour                               
  • Visits from Whitecaps FC Vancouver based coaching staff
  • In partnership with TOFC

BC Academy Centre - High Potential Prospect (HPP) Program

  • This academy centre is proud to participate in the BC Academy Centre HPP Program which provide's players participating in our regional academy centres the opportunity to represent the club at various event's throughout the year. To read more about this exciting opportunity, click here. 

Structure

  • Boys and girls U-6 to U-18. (2012 – 2000)
  • Future Caps - U6 to U8 - Open Registration
  • Pre-Prospects - U9 to U12 and Prospects - U13 to U18 - Invite Only
  • Player remain with clubs.
  • Ten month program: three integrated phases; Fall, Winter and Spring.

Spring 2018

Vernon Prospects - U13/14 & U15+ Boys (2005-00) Mondays 5:30 to 7:00 pm - 12 Sessions

  • April: 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
  • May: 7, 14, 21, 28
  • June: 4, 11, 18

Vernon Prospects - U13/14 & U15+ Girls (2005-00) Wednesdays 5:30 to 7:00 pm - 12 Sessions

  • April: 4, 11, 18, 25
  • May: 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
  • June: 6, 13, 20

Vernon Pre-Prospects - U8 to U12 Girls (2010-06) Fridays 4:00 to 5:30 pm - 12 Sessions
Vernon Pre-Prospects - U8 to U12 Boys (2010-06) Fridays 5:30 to 7:00 pm - 12 Sessions

  • April: 6, 13, 20, 27
  • May: 4, 11, 18, 25
  • June: 1, 8, 15, 22

Kelowna Pre-Prospects - U8 to U12 Boys & Girls (2010-06) Fridays 4:00 to 5:30 pm - 11 Sessions
Kelowna Prospects - U13 to U18 Girls (2000-05) Girls Fridays, 5:30 to 7:00 pm - 11 Sessions
Kelowna Prospects - U13 to U18 Boys (2000-05) Boys Fridays, 5:30 to 7:00 pm - 11 Sessions

  • April: 20, 27
  • May: 4, 11, 18, 25
  • June: 1, 8, 15, 22, 29

We are happy to announce our Vernon Goalkeeper Skills Academy for U10 to U15 Boys and Girls will continue in the Spring. To read about the structure of this program, click here


Location

Spring training sessions will take place at the following locations: 

  • Vernon: Marshall Fields
  • Kelowna: Parkinson Recreation Fields
 

Evaluation & Registration

Participation is by invite only from the regional head coach. Selected players will receive an invite by email to register.

Fees:

  • Spring 2018 Registration: 
    • Vernon Pre-Prospects & Prospects: $300 + tax
    • Kelowna Pre-Prospects & Prospects: $275 + tax
  • Fees do not include travel projects which will be detailed by the regional head coach.

Equipment

  • All NEW players require a WFC training kit and track suit.
  • One-time fee, valid for at least two years
  • Mandatory - Training kit (shorts, shirt, socks) - $80 + 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