Discover Centre James Bay FC

James Bay FC

James Bay Football Club is a community-based program offering new and emerging players between the ages of 2 and 10, an introduction to the game of soccer. The main goals of the program are to help eliminate barriers preventing participation in community programming, increase overall physical activity by developing good physical literacy and fundamental movement skills, and introduce more kids to the sport of soccer.

Schedules

DatesVenueDayTime

Spring 2022

2 April to
11 June

Heywood Park at
Beacon Hill Park

Saturday Mornings

Group 1: 9:30 – 10:30am

Group 2: 10:30 – 11:30am

Fall 2022

17 September to
26 November

Heywood Park at
Beacon Hill Park
Saturday Mornings

Group 1: 9:30 – 10:30am

Group 2: 10:30 – 11:30am

Spring 2023

15 April to
24 June

Heywood Park at
Beacon Hill Park
Saturday Mornings

Group 1: 9:30 – 10:30am

Group 2: 10:30 – 11:30am

Fees

Fall Session: $94.50 (includes GST, LISA membership)

Spring Session: $94.50 (includes GST, LISA membership)

Please note that as of September 2022 players will be registered with WIA and will not be eligible to register with another LISA club.

Refund policies are listed on registration forms when you register for the season or for a program. Please make sure you are aware of when the refund deadlines are and the terms specific to them.

2022/2023 DIVISION BREAKDOWN

Please note the following birth-year breakdown for this program, for the Fall 2022 session and the Spring 2023 session.

U3 – January 1 to December 31, 2020
U4 – January 1 to December 31, 2019
U5 – January 1 to December 31, 2018
U6 – January 1 to December 31, 2017
U7 – January 1 to December 31, 2016
U8 – January 1 to December 31, 2015
U9 – January 1 to December 31, 2014
U10 – January 1 to December 31, 2013
U11 – January 1 to December 31, 2012

Program Overview

The Discovery Program sessions will be led by trained coaches from Westcastle International Academy’s Women and Men’s Residency programs and supervised by a Technical Lead.

Division BreakdownProgram
Overview
Uniform
and Equipment

Ages 2-3

U3

U4

  • Warm-Up Games
  • Station-based training (Physical Literacy, Game, Technical skill, Social Activity)
  • One adult family member is on the field with the player
  • 1v1 activities as a scrimmage
  • Players must wear t-shirts, shorts or tracksuit and cleats/runners
  • Shin guards are not required

Ages 4-5

U5

U6

  • Warm-Up Games
  • Station-based training (Physical Literacy, Game, Technical skill, Social Activity)
  • No adults allowed on the field outside of the coach
  • 3v3 activities following BCSA/CSA game model
  • Players must wear t-shirts, shorts or tracksuit and cleats/runners
  • Shin guards required for all players

Ages 6-7

U7

U8

  • Warm-Up Games
  • Station-based training (Physical Literacy, Game, Technical skill, Social Activity)
  • No adults allowed on the field outside of the coach
  • 4v4 or 5v5 following BCSA/CSA game model
  • Players must wear t-shirts, shorts or tracksuit and cleats/runners
  • Shin guards required for all players

Ages 8-10

U9

U10

U11

  • Warm-Up Games
  • Station-based training (Physical Literacy, Game, Technical skill, Social Activity)
  • No adults allowed on the field outside of the coach
  • We will be following 7v7 and 8v8 BCSA/CSA game model
  • Players must wear t-shirts, shorts or tracksuit and cleats/runners
  • Shin guards required for all players

James Bay F.C. Discovery Centre – Fall 2022 Session

James Bay F.C. Discovery Centre – Spring 2023 Session

If you have any questions regarding the Discovery Centre please contact us at info@westcastleinternationalacademy.com

James Bay Football Club, Westcastle International Academy

Youth Programs

Our Soccer Partners

Westcastle International Academy is proud to work with the following soccer partners.

  • University of Victoria
  • BC Soccer
  • Canada Soccer
  • Lower Island Soccer Association