UBC Prospects Academy


Highlights 

  • Prospects Academy for invited boys and girls U9 to U12. Limited registration. 
  • Hosted at the Whitecaps National Soccer Development Centre at UBC. 
  • Players will be invited to attend based on evaluation and partner club recommendation. Evaluation details are listed below. 
  • Led by Whitecaps Academy Centre Mainland Head Coach, Martin Herdman. Supporting Martin will be Jasmine Mander, Girls Prospects Head coach. Additional staff will support the program. 
  • Provides supplemental club training for motivated boys and girls in a Whitecaps professional club environment.
  • As a major stakeholder in the BCSPL with BC Soccer, the objective of the academy is to train and profile players for inclusion into BCSPL club environments and support our local club partnered academy programs. 

 

Structure

  • 3 phases, Invite Only
    • Fall - September to December
    • Winter - January to March
    • Spring - April to June
  • One training session per week.

Spring 2018 - 13 Sessions

U9 to U12 Girls (2006-2009)

  • U9-U10: Tuesdays, 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm
  • U11-U12: Tuesdays, 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm
    • April: 3, 10, 17, 24
    • May: 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
    • June: 5, 12, 19, 26

U9 to U12 Boys (2006-2009)

  • U9-U10: Thursdays, 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm
  • U11-U12: Thursdays, 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm
    • April: 5 ,12, 19, 26
    • May: 3, 10, 17, 24, 31
    • June: 7, 14, 21, 28

 


Location

National Soccer Development Centre - UBC


Evaluation & Registration

Requests for evaluation and program questions should be directed to the Whitecaps FC Soccer Development Administrator at gopro@whitecapsfc.com.
 
Fees:
  • Spring phase: $325 + GST
  • Fees do not include: Travel projects (travel, accommodation, meals, Whitecaps FC ticket if applicable)

Equipment
  • All new players require a WFC training kit and track suit.
  • One-time kit fee, valid for at least two years in the case of style changes.
  • Mandatory - Training kit (shorts, shirt, socks) - $80 + GST
  • Mandatory - Track suit - $105 + GST

Policies

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


Contact

Head Coach, Lower Mainland Academy Centres:
Martin Herdman - mherdman@whitecapsfc.com or 778.522.0094

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

Whitecaps FC Administrator
gopro@whitecapsfc.com or 604.669.9283 ext 2286 or toll free 1.855.932.1932