Surf Cup Sports (San Diego, CA) is proud to announce the launch of our newest partner club, Inland Surf. Based in Fontana, California, Inland Surf will join the Surf brand to build a community powerhouse that will create improved experiences and opportunities for all players in the area.
Inland Surf will be launching with the support of the San Diego Surf Club, which has a proven track record of developing players and seeing them move through the player pathway into the US National Team Program and the professional and collegiate ranks. Led by a community of experienced coaches and passionate soccer minds in the county, Inland Surf will provide high-quality programming and a complete pathway for players right here throughout the county. Inland Surf will work with and learn from existing Surf Nation affiliates to deliver a holistic approach to player development which will challenge players to learn the game in a positive and encouraging environment.
“We strive to make Surf Nation stronger in talent every single day,” says Brian Enge, Surf CEO. “As our Surf Nation Program continues to expand, it’s important that we partner with clubs and staff run by like-minded coaches and administrators, as they are dedicated to our mission to provide the best of the best experiences and opportunities for their athletes. We are delighted to move into an area with such a deep talent of players and coaches.”
Inland Surf will strive to provide the best player development experience, pathway, and opportunities in the community. Being part of the Surf Nation network, Inland Surf players and families will receive additional support both on and off the field to ensure we become the number one soccer destination in the area.
“Here at Inland Surf, we strive to outperform in the Inland Empire by emphasizing the idea of organized talent at all levels, from the players, coaches, and even directors,” says Luis Mendoza, Director, Inland Surf. “Now, with the support of Surf Nation, we can create a new fusion of various pathways for players & Coaches to develop into the Best of the Best.”
The top players in Inland Surf will have direct access to Surf Select, an identification program built through Surf Nation. This program offers selected players the opportunity to compete in the best international and domestic events, picking from a player pool that expands from Rhode Island to Hawaii.
For more information, please visit inlandsurfsoccer.com.
For over 45 years, Surf has been one of the founding organizations in youth soccer. With over $7 Million in charitable donations, 16 national championships, and countless professional, collegiate, and youth national team players, we are forever striving to be the “Best of the Best.” Inland Surf joins 47 Surf National Affiliates to comprise what we’re proud to call Surf Nation.