Boys Train 2 Compete (U18) Programs


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U18 Boys BC Rams
U18 Boys BC Lions

Geoff Matthews, Head Coach U18 Boys BC Rams
Alex Bale, Assistant Coach U18 Boys BC Rams
Mathias Ahrens, Head Coach U18 Boys BC Lions
Stephen Bissett, Assistant Coach U18 Boys BC Lions

30 Hours Training: Starts Saturday, May 13 & 14
See Training Schedules

Training locations: Vancouver (Hamber/UBC), West Vancouver (Rutledge), Surrey (Tamanawis Park)

Coaches: FHBC and FHC Men’s National Coaches

Key dates:
April 21-23 Regional Tournament: selection point
May 13: Provincial Intake at Richmond Oval
May 14: first on-field session
May-July: 30 hours training, sport science, strength & conditioning, functional movement skills
June 23-26: possible participation at India Club Tournament
July: U18 National Championship, Surrey, BC

The provincial levy will include coach and manager honouraria, turf time, fitness, education, concussion workshop, equipment, Tournament costs and Kukri clothing. It does not include the cost of food or accommodation. Traveling athletes will be eligible for a travel subsidy.

Fitness Program

Athletes are expected to achieve or surpass the standard Yo Yo test scores at trials. Please see the Fitness Test Policy.


Boys T2C Regional Program Information 2017


Athlete Eligibility from 2016-2017:

  • Male athletes born in 1999, 2000, 2001
  • Must live (or attend school) within one of the FHBC Regions

Selections: typically announced by the Wednesday following the trial.

Squads: 1 Mainland, 1 Island

Training: 20 hours from February to April 1-2 sessions per week. Training will most likely take place over Spring Break.
Please see Players – Training Schedules
Training Locations:
Mainland: Vancouver (Hamber/UBC), West Vancouver (Rutledge), Surrey (Tamanawis Park)
Island: UVic

Regional Tournament: April 21-23, UBC, Vancouver

Provincial selections will be made from the Regional Tournament.
30 hours provincial training will commence in May. Please see Boy’s U18 Provincial Program.

Program Levy: $342 per athlete