Northern Academy - Terrace and Kitimat

Vancouver Whitecaps FC announced that the club’s Northern Academy Centre network has expanded to include programs in Terrace and Kitimat. The new programs are in partnership with the Terrace Youth Soccer Association (TYSA) and the Kitimat Youth Soccer Association (KYSA). READ MORE ...


Highlights

  • Train the Whitecaps Way. Participants follow an official Whitecaps FC training curriculum.
  • All sessions delivered by Whitecaps FC Northwest Academy Head Coach, Eric Horsburgh. 
  • Connected tot he Whitecaps Academy Centre network to provide greater exposure and additional opportunities. 
  • This academy centre is in partnership with Terrace Youth Soccer Association and Kitimat Youth Soccer Association. 
  • 3 Spring Programs available: 
    1. New! Future Caps Program - U7 to U8 Boys & Girls - open registration
    2. Pre-Prospects Program - U9 to U12 Boys & Girls - invite program
    3. Prospects Program - U13 to U18 Boys & Girls - invite program

Programs

Win a Whitecaps FC Jersey with your name on the back! 

  • All players that register during this phase will be entered into a draw to win an official Whitecaps Jersey with your name on the back. 

1. Future Caps Program - U7 to U8 Boys & Girls

  • 8-week Spring program specially designed for boys and girls of all skill levels. 
  • Ages U7 to U8 with open registration
  • All sessions include Whitecaps Skills training and lots of game play.

Starts May 10! Limited Registration!

Thursdays, 5 to 6 pm at Terrace Youth Soccer Association

  • May: 10, 17, 24, 31
  • June: 7, 14, 21, 28

Registration: $125 + tax


Spring 2018 - 12 Sessions

Location: Terrace Youth Soccer Association

U9 to U12 Boys - Thursdays, 6:30 to 8 pm

  • May: 3, 10, 17, 24, 31
  • June: 7, 14, 21, 28
  • July: 5, 12, 19

U9 to U12 Girls - Wednesdays, 4 to 5:30 pm

U13 to U15 Girls - Wednesdays, 5:30 to 7 pm

  • May: 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
  • June: 6, 13, 20, 27
  • July: 4, 11, 18

U13 to U15 Boys - Mondays, 6:30 to 8:00 pm

  • April: 30
  • May: 7, 14, 21, 28
  • June: 4, 11, 18, 25
  • July: 2, 9, 16

U16 to U18 Boys & Girls - Tuesdays, 6 to 7:30 pm

  • May: 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
  • June: 5, 12, 19, 26
  • July: 3, 10, 17

Fall 2018

  • September to December - dates to be confirmed

Evaluation & Registration: 

All players must be evaluated to participate. All invited players will receive an email from the head coach to register for the program. 

Fees: 

  • Spring: $300 + tax
  • Spring Future Caps: $125 + tax

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 (jacket, pants) - $105 + GST
    • Not Required for Future Caps Program

Policies

To view a copy of our policies, please click here


Contact

Eric Horsburgh - Head Coach, Northwest Academy Centres. 
Email: ehorsburgh@whitecapsfc.com

Sam Lenarduzzi - Regional Programs Manager, Soccer Development
Email: slenarduzzi@whitecapsfc.com

Whitecaps FC Administrator, Soccer Development
Email: gopro@whitecapsfc.com or (604) 669-9283 ext 2286 or toll free 1 (855) 932-1932