Academy, Camps & Tournaments
Our Academy runs throughout the fall and winter soccer season and is built on the fundamental to help players advance their skills and understanding of the game. Wesburn FC takes pride in our core belief that coaching is about teaching and we strive to create the best learning environment possible for players. Each week players are instructed, challenged and assessed to achieve their individual maximum potential. Wesburn FC Academy coaches are knowledgeable, passionate and enthusiastic about the beautiful game. This dedication and commitment to soccer radiates in the program and stays with our players.
Thru our passion of the beautiful game we strive to:
- Professional optimal learning environment for all players of all ages and skill set.
- Certified coaching team.
- Proven track record on improving players.
- Encourage every participant to be active for life - physically, in their community, and in the game.
- Introduce the concepts of sportsmanship, teamwork, and respect for others.
- And, most important: have fun.
Soccer is a game you can enjoy for life. Like all sports, the more skill you have, the more enjoyable it is.
Wesburn FC is dedicated to helping young players develop those skills. Whether you are learning soccer for the first time or have been playing for a few years, we can help develop and improve your skills and build your confidence.
With so many youth soccer programs available in Burnaby, deciding where to play is never easy. Many programs are very expensive and require a lot of driving. At Wesburn FC, we understand that. Our programs are offered year-round and are designed to fit your family's budget.
BCCSL or House League Play Program
Training is fun, but all players ultimately just want to play. Our program is structured in such a manner that all players will play on an appropriate team within the club where they will put into practice the skills development learned in our academy setting. League Play program offers recreational and competitive teams during the Fall/Winter season.
Here at Wesburn FC, we pride ourselves on working hard to bring the highest calibre training programs for players of all ages and levels. Our fundamental goal is to promote soccer development and watch these kids grow confidence and grow even bigger smiles. Don't miss out come and see what we're all about.
Spring/Summer Camps in Partnership with Whitecaps FC
Spring & Summer breaks can be extra exciting as Wesburn FC partners with the Vancouver Whitecaps to host sessions of truly unique 5 day camps. We are extremely excited with our growing partnership Whitecaps FC and are continuing to expand our partnership along many new and exciting avenues of soccer excellence together. We will post more information in the new year!
Wesburn FC Spring Development Camps
Each Spring we bring together a fun learning environment for our young players (U5-U12). This program is formulated around the concept of skills and play fundamentals. Our program is structured by age group sets where our Technical Director has tailored a specific learning regime based on Canada Soccers Learn to Play Development system. Each week our groups will come together on a specific day and focus on skills and then reinforce that learning with a fun game to wrap up. More details to come in the new year!
OUR TOURNAMENTS ARE ALL BACK ON SO REGISTER NOW SO YOU DON'T MISS OUT.
1. Wesburn Labour Day Summer Sizzler:
This is our first big tournament of the year which takes place on the Labour Day long weekend (Sept 3rd - 4th).
- Open to: U11 to U18 - Division 1, Division 2, Division 3.
- Entry Deadline: N/A
- U11/12: $ 375.00
- U13 - U18: $ 475.00
REFEREES: Register today with our Tournament Head Referee
Summer Sizzler Tournament Details:
- Venue: Burnaby Lake West Sports Complex and Burnaby Central Secondary School
- Age Groups: U13 to U18 - 2 x 30 minute halves.
- Age Groups: U11 and U12 - 2 x 25 minute halves.
2. Thanksgiving Mini Gobbler Soccer Fest
This tournament takes place on the Thanksgiving (October 8th - 10th) weekend. The Thanksgiving Mini Gobbler Soccer Fest focuses on the fun environment for our U5 to U14 teams.
This event is considered to be one of the Lower Mainlands funnest young players tournaments.
- Open to: U6 to U12 - U6/7 House Only, U8/9 House & Development, U10-12 House & Development
- Entry Deadline: September 20th, 2021
- U6/7: $ 300.00
- U8/9: $ 325.00
- U10-14: $ 375.00