Ottawa – Gloucester Academy Centre

Highlights

The Vancouver Whitecaps FC of Major League Soccer have partnered with the Ottawa Gloucester Hornets to create the “Ottawa - Gloucester Academy Centre”. 

As part of the partnership the Whitecaps have named James Parry as head coach where he will manage all technical programs and coach development for the Ottawa Gloucester Hornets.  He will be assisted Jay Da Costa.  News Release here.

Alongside the Hornets technical services, Parry will build complementary programs through the Whitecaps Ottawa Gloucester Academy Centre.  These will include:

  • Pre prospects - U8 to U12
  • Prospects travel program - U13 to U18. Full training and travel 

Structure

Summer 2018 - 16 Sessions

U6 to U8 Boys & Girls - Sundays, 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. on Hornets Nest 9

  • May: 27
  • June: 3, 10, 17, 24
  • July: 15, 22, 29
  • August: 19, 26
  • September: 9, 16, 23, 30
  • October 7, 21

​U9 to U10 Boys & Girls - Fridays, 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Hornets Nest 5
U11 to U12 Boys & Girls - Fridays, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Hornets Nest 5

  • May: 25
  • June: 1, 8, 15, 22
  • July: 13, 20, 27
  • August: 17, 24
  • September: 7, 14, 21, 28
  • October: 5, 19

U13 to U14 Boys & Girls - Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Hornets Nest 9
U15 to U17 Boys & Girls - Saturdays, 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Hornets Next 9

  • May: 26
  • June: 2, 9, 16, 23
  • July 14, 21, 28
  • August: 18, 25
  • September: 8, 15, 22, 29
  • October 6, 20

Fall 2018 - 9 Sessions

U8 to U11 Boys & Girls - Saturdays, 3 to 4 p.m. 
U12 to U13 Boys & Girls - Saturdays, 4 to 5 p.m.
U14 to U15 Boys & Girls - Saturdays, 5 to 6 p.m.

  • November: 17, 24
  • December: 1, 8, 15
  • January: 12, 19, 26
  • February: 2

U16 to U18 Boys & Girls - Fridays, 6 to 7 p.m.

  • November: 16, 23, 30
  • December: 7, 14
  • January: 11, 18, 25
  • February: 1

Location

Spring Phase - Gloucester Superdome
Summer Phase - Hornets Nest, Field 9 or 5
Fall Phase - Gloucester Superdome


Registration

  • Invite only.  Invites to the program will be provided by the head coach of Ottawa Academy Centres
  • If you are interested please contact jparry@whitecapsfc.com

Fees: 

  • Summer Phase:
    • 2 payments of $140 + HST. 
      • 1st payment due by the start of the program
      • 2nd payment due by August 1, 2018
  • Fall Phase: $150 + HST
  • All new players require a WFC training kit (academy jersey, shorts, socks) - $80 + HST
  • *Optional* - WFC Track Suit (track jacket, pants) - $105 + HST

Policies: 

To view a copy of our policies, please click here


Contact: 

James Parry - Head Coach, Ottawa Academy Centres
jparry@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