Date and location are set for first ever League1 BC Finals

League1 BC Finals will take place at Swangard Stadium on BC Day, Monday August 1st

June 22, 2022 - Vancouver BC

The top two teams in League1 BC’s Women’s and Men’s divisions in the regular season will battle for the historical first finals in the league’s young history, at one of the finest soccer venues in B.C. and on a very appropriate holiday.

First place team will play the second placed team in both finals for the unique chance to claim victory at the first ever League1 BC Finals.

League1 BC Fans will be able to access tickets to the finals starting July 1st. All V1P Fans have already secured tickets and preferred seating for the event. Members of the Groundhoppers and Insiders will get priority access to ticketing before they are offered to the general public at $20.00 each (general admission). While the V1P level is sold out, there is still time to join the remaining two levels of the Fan Program. All youth soccer players in their club uniforms will enjoy free admission to the event.

League1 BC General Manager Sian Bagshawe looks forward to what will be an historic event; “It was important to us that we showcase the top teams in a great venue on BC Day, as a singular celebration event.  We hope fans from all clubs, even those not featured in the Finals, will attend, and support our players for their achievements in our inaugural season.”

League1 BC Women’s and Men’s Finals will be streamed on HomeTeam Live with special coverage.  V1P and Groundhopper members receive free access throughout the season. Monthly subscriptions for the streaming service are still available. Time for each match will be announced in the coming days.

Kick-off times will be 1:00pm and 4:00pm with the order of men's/women's yet to be determined.  

Safe Sport Statement

BC Soccer believes that everyone involved in soccer has the right to participate in safe and inclusive environments free of abuse, harassment, discrimination, and to enjoy the sport at whatever level or capacity they participate in. The welfare of everyone involved in soccer is the foremost consideration and in particular, the protection of children in the sport is the responsibility of everyone involved.

About League1 BC

League1 BC is an adult open age Pro-Am Soccer League operated by BC Soccer. Established in 2021, the league is intended to bridge the gap between youth and professional soccer, targeting the “Training to Compete” stage within Long-term Player Development (LTPD). The League will engage communities across British Columbia providing standard-based competition and training environments for female and male players, coaches, and match officials. League1 BC serves as a key platform of development into further opportunities within the game.

About BC Soccer

Established in 1904, BC Soccer is the largest provincial sports organization (PSO) in BC and the third largest soccer-specific PSO in Canada with over 150,000 participants, consisting of registered players, coaches, referees, administrators and soccer leaders. As a professional not-for-profit society and a member of Canada Soccer, BC Soccer is committed to providing the widest opportunities for existing and potential participants, as well as provide support in the most effective and appropriate way for current players, parents, volunteers, member clubs, leagues, and districts.