How long is the season?
The season typically runs nine to eleven months depending on the age group, from January thru November.
How often do teams train?
During the season, with the exception for April during the WA State Cup tournament, the Academy teams typically train once a month as an entire age group pool (Centralized training – Central WA area) or Regionally (Eastern and Western WA locations) with mixed age group pools (this will happen at our busiest club schedule months of March and April).
Where do the PSPL Surf Academy teams train?
The Academy Regional training sessions are in Western WA and Eastern WA in locations such as: Starfire Sports (Tukwila, WA), Ravensdale Park, Eastlake High School, SOZO Sports Complex (Yakima), Gonzaga Prepatory School (Spokane) and Plantes Ferry Soccer Complex (Spokane). The location varies depending on weather and scheduling.
Who coaches the PSPL Surf Academy teams?
The PSPL Surf Academy is under the direction of Academy Coaching Director Vernon Croft, League Technical Director Erik Oman, as well as Surf Juniors Director, Matthew Olson. The full list of Academy coaches can be found by visiting our Academy Coaching Staff page.