Excelsior Academy

Pinnacles FC Excelsior Academy strives to teach youth how to become skilful and effective soccer players, by providing a professional and optimal learning environment.  Our objective is to help players attain long term joy and success in the game.

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

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


The Spring District Excelsior Academy will look as follows:

  • Teams will play in the TOYSL league. Usually one game every Sunday in the Thompson Okanagan Region from April-June (actual dates to be updated once confirmed from TOYSL) *Games may sometimes be played on Saturdays depending on number of teams in league
  • Training times will be twice a week, if a training session must be missed player is responsible for contacting coach and letting them know of absence
  • The Pinnacles Administrative Office will work with team managers to manage all teams in the Spring
  • Preseason training begins March 1-11 & March 29-31 this training is done in the Indoor facility, we are able to move outside to Kings Park once the City of Penticton opens the fields
  • 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 (post dated July 1,2021) must be given to team manager to ensure return of jerseys.
  • Players will receive two pairs of Adidas shorts and socks

Players are expected to comply with the following:

  • Train in blue and/or white Excelsior PFC Academy training jerseys. These can be purchased in the PFC office $40 each
  • Long hair must be tied back
  • Shin pads are mandatory
  • No jewelry (including earrings)
  • When representing Pinnacles FC; players, coaches, managers and parents are expected to act in a respectful, professional and polite manner, speaking positively about the Club.


Commitment to the Excelsior Academy is critical to the success of the program’s integrity and overall success as this is a competitive program for a serious player.

Players are expected to attend all games and training.   It is important for parents and players to understand the time involved.


Team assessments are held twice a year. Days and times TBD


DSC_2869 U11 Boys
DSC_2906 U12 Girls
DSC_2874 U12 Boys
DSC_2912 U13 Girls
DSC_2879 U14 Boys
DSC_2917 U16 Girls
DSC_2886 U16 Boys
DSC_2896 U18 Boys