San Diego, CA., May 1, 2023— Surf Nation proudly announces a strategic partnership with Soccer Post, America’s community soccer store and online retailer. In the world of youth sports, the Surf brand is renowned for professionalism, elite event management, high-quality coaching, player development, and a community of mission-driven clubs branded as Surf Nation. Soccer Post and Surf Nation are partnering to service the growth and quality of the Surf brand and the Surf Nation community.

Surf Nation continues to expand its relationship with Nike through our new strategic partnership with Soccer Post. As Surf’s partner for over 30 years, Nike continues to be the leading Soccer brand in the world and is fully committed to servicing players, coaches, and families across the Surf Nation Community.  We are committed to the Nike brand and welcoming Soccer Post to the Surf Nation family will be an exciting new chapter to better serve our membership in 2023 and beyond.

“Soccer Post provides an authentic soccer specialty shopping experience to local soccer communities throughout the United States. The partnership with Surf Nation is a perfect fit based on our shared commitment to elevating soccer in the United States through focusing on local communities,” said Blake Sonnek-Schmelz, President of Soccer Post.


Soccer Post and Surf Nation are aligned in our focus on the development of the sport, focus on community, and overall commitment to quality of service. We are excited to grow with Soccer Post,” said Brian Enge, Executive Director of Surf.


Both Soccer Post and Surf are deeply committed to being their communities’ authentic and highest-quality soccer providers. Soccer Post serves as a retailer and uniform provider across US and differentiates itself by focusing on being the #1 community resource. Surf Nation is comprised of 50 club partners across North America, driving our mission of providing the “best of the best” experience and opportunities locally, regionally, and nationally.


About Surf:

For over 46 years, Surf has been one of the founding organizations in youth soccer.  With over $12 Million in charitable donations, 17 national championships, and countless professional, collegiate, and youth national team players, we are forever striving to be the “Best of the Best.”  We are a collective of 50 Surf Soccer Club National Affiliates, which expands from Puerto Rico to Rhode Island to Hawaii and Canada to comprise what we’re proud to call Surf Nation.

About Soccer Post:

Soccer Post is the largest, local community-focused soccer specialty company in the United States.  With over 40 soccer specialty shops, Soccer Post is the largest local community-focused soccer specialty company in the United States. Our stores are designed to provide authentic, best-in-class experiences to each local community we serve. Our team of customer-service trained soccer experts, our elevated product access, and our local community focus will continue to elevate Soccer Post to be best in class.

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