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Offering Four Excelsior Academies

Keeper Training

Ages 9 - 18

Excelsior Academy

Ages 11 - 18

Excelsior Development

Ages 9 - 18

Academy Program

Ages 7 - 10

All groups take place in the spring between March and June.

Keeper Training

  • Ages 9 - 18
  • Train one day per week with our Keeper Coaches

Excelsior Academy

  • Players born 2010-2002
  • Players from Penticton, Summerland, Oliver, Osoyoos and Keremeos train twice a week in Penticton at Kings Park

U13-U18 Excelsior Academy District Teams play in the Thompson Okanagan Youth Soccer League (TOYSL)

U11-U12 Excelsior Academy Teams play in the TOYSL Development league

For more information about TOYSL visit their website

  • Usually one game every Sunday in the Thompson Okanagan Region from April - June. Games will sometimes be played on Saturday as well depending on the schedule
  • Training times will be twice a week with preseason training starting in March (indoors at the Adidas Sportsplex)
  • Game day jerseys will be loaned to players for the season and must be returned in good condition at the end of the season. $80 bond cheque (posted dated July 1,2020) must be given to team manager to ensure return of jerseys
  • Players will receive two pairs of Adidas shorts and socks and also a Digital Download team + individual picture.
  • players are expected train in Blue and White training jerseys (can be purchased in the PFC office for $40 each)

Training and Game  schedule will be posted once completed.




Excelsior Development

Excelsior Academy Development  Program (2010-2002) for those players that are currently registered in the Spring youth Program. Players who are looking to train at a higher caliber are able to  join one additional training session a week with an existing Excelsior Academy team.  This includes joining the Excelsior Academy Keeper training sessions.

JR Excelsior Academy

JR Excelsior Academy Program (2014-2001) for those players that are currently registered in our Spring Mini Program.  Players who are looking to increase their skill and knowledge of the game.

Mondays 5:00-6:00 Kings Park field TBD

U18 Girls

BC Soccer releases Return to Play Phase 2 (government’s phase 3) documents which includes allowance for game play

By pinnaclesadmin | August 25, 2020 |

Posted on August 24th, 2020 by BC Soccer BC Soccer’s Board of Directors approved the Via Sport and Canada Soccer endorsed plan which allows members and clubs to prepare for modified competition in both youth and adult soccer August 24, 2020 – Vancouver BC Although in some cases it won’t exactly resemble what we are accustomed to, “BC Soccer’s Return…

Whitecaps FC add Homegrown goalkeeper Isaac Boehmer to first team

By pinnaclesadmin | August 17, 2020 |

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Best of Penticton 2020

By pinnaclesadmin | July 16, 2020 |

We did it!! YOU did it! Thank you SO much to everyone that voted for us!! We are so proud to be nominated, and extremely proud to receive an award! We know this is due to our wonderful players, parents, staff and coaches and we are sending huge THANK YOU’s from the bottom of our…

BC Soccer releases Return to Play Phase 1 documents in preparation for a return of soccer

By pinnaclesadmin | June 9, 2020 |

BC Soccer releases Return to Play Phase 1 documents in preparation for a return of soccer Posted on June 3rd, 2020 by BC Soccer Association recommendations provide a controlled, phased-in approach. June 3, 2020 – Vancouver BC By the time our member organizations and affiliated clubs start returning to the field, it will have been almost exactly 3…

BC Soccer provides Return to Play update Posted on May 29th, 2020 by BC Soccer

By pinnaclesadmin | June 1, 2020 |

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BC Soccer provides update on Return to Play Phase 1 plan, a change in approval process and impact on risk/insurance

By pinnaclesadmin | May 14, 2020 |

BC Soccer provides update on Return to Play Phase 1 plan, a change in approval process and impact on risk/insurance Posted on May 13th, 2020 by BC Soccer Canada Soccer providing support, while suspension of sanctioned soccer activity will continue short-term pending reviews May 13th, 2020 – Vancouver BC  As BC’s Health Authority began exploring the process of…

BC Soccer Provides Individual Skills-Development Activities Platform

By pinnaclesadmin | April 10, 2020 |

Posted on April 9th, 2020 by BC Soccer Increase in personal at-home training inspired a catalogue of simple, touch-based exercises.   One of the positive outcomes of supporting our Health Authorities has been the well-publicized increase in at-home skills development across all ages on social media. Whether it’s solo work and juggling, or passing between siblings, and parent-player…

Pinnacles FC coaches remind us to practice good hygiene habits

By pinnaclesadmin | March 18, 2020 |

The health and safety of the community is of the utmost importance. By working together as a collective community and following the direction from the appropriate health authorities, including the Public Health Agency of Canada and BC’s Ministry of Health, we can all help.

UPDATE April 15 BC SOCCER: Timeline extension. Programming updates, and virtual training

By pinnaclesadmin | March 13, 2020 |

UPDATE : An update from Pinnacles FC Hello parents, players and coaches of Pinnacles FC. We are sending an update as we are certain that there are lots of questions arising from BC Soccer’s mandate, and the City’s closure of fields. Although we don’t know yet what the full impact will be, at this time…

Field Sizes for Kids

By tylerhinds | March 1, 2019 |

This is video by Sussex County FA explains what it feels like for kids to play on a full sized pitch by putting adults on a comparative sized field.

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