Fraser Valley Premier Intake Program

What is Fraser Valley Premier?

Fraser Valley Premier is the name of the BCSPL program that operates within Preston GM Langley FC. The four Partner clubs Chilliwack FC, Abbotsford Soccer, Aldergrove Soccer, and Langley FC Preston GM Langley FC form a High Performance Committee which governs the BCSPL franchise within the Preston GM Langley FC Club.

how does the BCSPL Entry Level Player Intake Program work?

The EA Sports BCSPL is a high performance league with eight regional Clubs. It represents the highest level of youth soccer in the Province. Players aspiring to play in this league require commitment and dedication to the program. At Fraser Valley Premier, professional coaches are in place to enable players to reach their full potential in a player-centric development model. The U13 Intake Teams will train three times per week during the Spring exhibition schedule. When the September season begins, the teams will continue to train three times per week.

What are the Key Highlights for Fraser Valley Premier intake teams?

  • Training three times per week.

  • These teams will also play several friendlies (matches).

  • The teams will participate in at least ONE Local Tournament. (April – June)

  • The teams will also participate in at least ONE Out-of-Town Tournaments. (April – June)

  • Following a Summer Break, these teams will then play in the EA Sports BCSPL Phase Two from September to November 2018, with travel to the Okanagan and/or Vancouver Island.

  • Following a re-evaluation process in November and winter break, the teams will move on to the full U13 EA Sports BCSPL season in February 2019.

What is the Schedule for the Intake Evaluations?

The first two evaluations are Open Identification sessions and will be held early February. Upon registration, players will be expected to attend both open sessions,  in order to maximize assessment opportunities.  After the initial Evaluation Weekend sessions, only selected players will return for the Invitational Sessions. A Final Invitational session will be scheduled for the end February 2019 which will conclude the evaluation process.

How much are the Intake Player fees and what do they cover?

Fees go towards a variety of expenses, including coach salaries, club staff, player kits, coach kits, training equipment, field rentals, referee fees, bus travel to away games, food & hotels for overnight trips, etc.. The player fee for Fraser Valley Premier Intake is $2250.