about the van cup

The Vancouver Cup will take place at the University of British Columbia (UBC) Campus and surrounding fields in Richmond, known for their top-tier quality. These well maintained fields promise a prime sporting experience, creating the setting for an exceptional and memorable tournament.

The Vancouver Cup will span three days and is open to elite level U14-U19 teams.

Event Details:

Date: June 29 – July 1, 2024

Location: Prime fields at University of British Columbia and within the City of Richmond

Age Divisions: U14 – U19 (Boys/Girls) – Brackets will be determined based on team overall ranking.

Competition Highlights:

Qualifier: Group winners from each age category earn a FREE entry into the Top Ranked US Thanksgiving Desert Super Cup in Arizona

Eligibility: Open to all Canada Soccer/Provincial Associations and US Soccer Members – USYS, US CLUB, AYSO & International FIFA Members.

Competition Levels: Teams compete in Top Tier, Mid Tier, and Lower Tier groups.

Tournament Schedule:

June 29 – Round Robin Play Begins (8 AM – 9:00 PM)

June 30 – Round Robin Play Continues (8 AM – 9:00 PM)

July 1 – Round Robin Play + Finals (8 AM – 3:00 PM)

Early Bird Deadline (Deadline April 12, 2024):

U14 – $1395 (inclusive of tax)

U15-19 – $1595 (inclusive of tax)

Regular Entry Fees (Final Deadline June 7, 2024):

U14 – $1595 (inclusive of tax)

U15-19 – $1795 (inclusive of tax)

Final application deadline is Friday June 7, 2024.

Acceptance and Notifications:

Notices will be sent out to teams within two weeks of submitting their applications on the acceptance into the Vancouver Cup.

Tournament Logistics:

– Onsite athletic trainers will be available at all facilities.

– Each team is guaranteed a minimum of 3 games, playing into finals.

– Guest players are allowed within specified limits for different age groups.

Hotel requirements: This is a stay and play event for travel teams, ensuring compliance with the designated hotels to participate in the tournament.