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Orix U23

Spring/Summer Training Program

For University & College Players

Greater Vancouver

Orix offers a U23 spring/summer training program for current university/college players residing in the Greater Vancouver region. The program is designed to provide players a challenging training and playing environment during the off-season. The program offers 2 training sessions each week. The program plays a combination of weekly friendlies matches each week from the beginning of May to the end of July. The matches are against college and top competitive local amateur teams which provides players optimum opportunities to stay in peak form. Our coaching staff will work with players and their collegiate coaches to identify and develop areas of improvement.

A special feature of our program is the weekly Strength & Conditioning  training sessions.  The sessions are under the direct supervision of one of Canada’s top Strength and Conditioning coaches, Nestor Valencia. Learn more about Nestor Valencia.

Program & Registration Information

Start Date: May 1st
End Date: July 31st
Program Fee: No Cost (By Invitation)
Eligibility: Players must be currently rostered on a varsity team
Practice Locations: East & Central Vancouver
Game Locations: Greater Vancouver

  • 12 weeks training program
  • Free training kits are provided for all players
  • 1 game per week
  • Official match uniforms are provided for all players
  • 2 training sessions per week
  • Program accepts a maximum of 20 players (+ 2 goalkeepers)
  • 1 strength & conditioning session per week with a certified fitness coach
  • Several matches will be filmed and made available for players to download

For more information contact: train@orixsocceracademy.com

Program Alumni

Connor Legge

University of Victoria

Jordano Pinto

University of British Columbia

Joe Getz

McGill Univeristy

Francois Maurice

University of New Brunswick

Chidubem Nkoloagu

St. Thomas University

Ashty Omar

University of New Brunswick

Lothario Milfrise

Trinity Western University

Henrique Oliveira

Langara College

Harkamal Gill

University of New Brunswick

Elijah Oamen

University of New Brunswick

Gaven Sandhu

Langara College

Anmol Randhawa

Langara College

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Request Your Roster Spot Today

We will contact you within 48 hours to confirm we have received your request.

Orix Soccer Academy will accept and review all applications and begin the invitation process on March 15 th of each year.

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Terms & Conditions

  • I authorize my photograph, picture or likeness, and voice to appear in any documentary, promotion (including advertising), television, video, or radio coverage obtained during an Orix Academy training session, match or activity without compensation.
  • You must accept the terms & conditions in order to continue with this registration.

Covid-19 Consent

  • I understand that I and/or my athlete will have the potential to be exposed to the risk of COVID-19 transmission while participating in The ORIX College Training Program.

Orix Soccer Academy Waiver and Release of Liability

In consideration of my participation in Orix Soccer Academy, I hereby forever release and covenant not-to-sue Orix Soccer Academy, and any of their employees, instructors, volunteers, agents, coaches, and all others who are involved, from any and all present and future claims resulting from ordinary negligence on the part of Orix Soccer Academy or others listed for property damage, personal injury, or wrongful death, arising as a result of my engaging in or receiving instruction in club sports activities or any activities incidental thereto, wherever, whenever, or however the same may occur. I hereby voluntarily waive any and all claims both present and future, resulting from ordinary negligence, that may be made by me, my family, estate, heirs, or assigns, and I relinquish on behalf of myself, spouse, heirs, estate and assigns the right to recover for injury or death.

I am aware that sports activities at Orix Soccer Academy are vigorous team activities that can involve severe cardiovascular stress and violent physical contact. I understand that participation in club sports can involve certain risks, including, but not limited to, death, serious neck and spinal injuries resulting in complete or partial paralysis, brain damage, and serious injury to virtually all bones, joints, muscles, and internal organs, and that equipment provided for my protection may be inadequate to prevent serious injury. In addition, I understand that participation in club sports involves activities incidental thereto, including, but not limited to, travel to and from the site of the activity, participation at sites that may be remote from available medical assistance, and the possible reckless conduct of other participants. I am voluntarily participating in this activity with knowledge of the danger involved and hereby agree to accept any and all risks of property damage, personal injury, or death. I further agree to indemnify and hold harmless Orix Soccer Academy and others listed for any and all claims arising as a result of my participation in club sports activities or any activities incidental thereto, wherever, whenever, or however the same may occur.

I understand that this waiver is intended to be as broad and inclusive as permitted by the laws of the province of British Columbia, Canada, and I agree that if any portion is held invalid, the remainder of the waiver will continue in full legal force and effect. I further agree that the venue for any legal proceedings shall be in the province of British Columbia.

I affirm that I am of legal age and am freely signing this agreement. I have read this form and fully understand that, by signing this form, I am giving up legal rights and/or remedies which may be available to me for the ordinary negligence of Wheaton College or any of the parties listed above.
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