The Surf Academy Program

Our primary mission: making players better, smarter, faster and stronger.

Surf Academy Program Details

Surf Academy – Tryouts: July & August, 2023

Age Groups
Players born in 2010 thru 2005
Surf Academy Program Cost $700 for WPL Players, $775 – for RCL/ECNL Players
Tryout Registration Fee $45
Pool Selections 30 – 40 players per pool
Training Begins August 2023
Training Day/Time Please visit the calendar tab
Training Locations Various greater Seattle, Tacoma locations
Training Frequency Two sessions, 1 day a month, for 10 months
Academy Tournament Estimate $925 per tournament (average estimate).

Actual costs will vary depending on tournament event and location.

Prospective Tournaments Surf College Cup – Nov. 2023

Women’s College Cup Showcase – Dec. 2023

Men’s College Cup Showcase – Dec. 2023

Presidents’ Day Tournament – February, 2024

Starfire College Friendlies – April, 2024

Real Colorado Showcase – May, 2024

Copa Surf Cup – June, 2024

Surf Cup – July, 2024

Primary Contact Erik Oman , WPL Surf Academy Director of Coaching

Christian Keffel, WPL Surf Academy Assistant Director

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The WPL Surf Academy is a pathway for players who aspire to reach the next level, who aspire to play collegiate soccer.

The WPL Surf Academy provides additional training opportunities for elite players to train and compete together under the guidance of top national and regional coaches.
The program lasts for nine to 10 months depending on the age group.

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    Our Academy Directors

    Erik Oman

    Surf Academy Director of Coaching

    Matthew Olson

    Surf Juniors & Goalkeeper Director