Whitecaps Academy Training


  • Train the Whitecaps Way with official Whitecaps FC training curriculum.
  • Supplemental club training for motivated boys and girls in a professional club environment.
  • All sessions delivered by Whitecaps FC Ontario Head Coach, Mike Ayyash and academy staff.
  • Connected to the Whitecaps FC Academy centre network to provide greater exposure and additional opportunities. 
  • Only a limited number of players will have the opportunity to participate. 
  • Presented in partnership with Sarnia FC.


  • 12-week summer program on Friday nights, May 3 to August 9. 
  • Open to Sarnia FC & Sarnia Girls SC U9-U16 boys and girls players. 
  • U7 to U8 Boys and Girls - 5:30 to 6:30 pm - Registration for this program is completed with Sarnia FC
  • U9 to U16 Boys and Girls - 6:45 to 8:00 pm 
  • All sessions at Norm Perry Turf Field.

Summer Phase - 12 sessions

  • May: 3, 10, 17, 31
  • June: 7, 14, 21
  • July: 5, 12, 19, 25
  • August: 9
    • Cost: $225 + HST 

All NEW players are required to purchase a Whitecaps FC Training Kit (T-shirt, shorts, socks) at a cost of $55 + HST. 


Players are grouped on ability and progress. They may be moved to different groups/sessions at the staff discretion. All players will be pre-screened through the registration process to ensure program suitability. Staff reserve the right to refund registration fees if, at any time, the program is deemed not suitable. 


U7 to U8 Boys & Girls  Contact Adam Lakey at competitive@sarniafc.ca
U9 to U16 Boys & Girls