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Surf Celebrates 311 College Commits for the Class of 2022!

Surf Celebrates 311 College Commits for the Class of 2022!

Surf’s Class of 2022 Was Something Special!

At Surf, we’re proud to announce we have 311 College Commits for the 2021-22 Season. This incredible number is a testament to the exceptional quality of our 48 clubs across the country. This is why we do what we do, to help give these amazing young athletes a pathway to academic and athletic achievement through the beautiful game.

These moments are what Surf is all about.  These moments perfectly capture our Mission to Create the Best of the Best Experiences and Opportunities for kids.  This total of 311 College Players athletes makes Surf the #1 brand in the US for developing college players and helping them pursue their dreams.  We could not be more proud and excited for these kids.

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Surf’s Newest Partner, Glacier Surf

Surf Cup Sports (San Diego, CA) is proud to announce the launch of our newest partner club, Glacier Surf. Based in Kalispell, Montana, Glacier Surf will join the Surf brand to build a community powerhouse to create improved experiences and opportunities for all players within the community and surrounding areas. As continued expansion within Montana, Glacier Surf will engage and collaborate with our existing partners in Montana and work alongside our Pacific Northwest partners to provide further opportunities for players on a state and regional level.

Glacier 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 Northwest Montana, Glacier Surf will provide high-quality programming and a clear pathway for players throughout Flathead County. The Glacier Surf leadership team 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 that are 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 untapped area with quality players and coaches who will benefit greatly from being part of the Surf community.

Glacier Surf will strive to provide the county’s best player development experience, pathway, and opportunities. By joining the Surf Nation community, Glacier 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.

“We are thrilled to join Surf Nation and to become Glacier Surf,” says Executive Director Nate Evans. Partnering with Surf aligns our club, our community, our coaches, and our players with the top soccer club in the country. This historic partnership will provide playing opportunities, both regionally and nationally, that have never been available to players of the Flathead valley. Specifically, the top players from the Flathead Valley will now be able to try out for the Surf Regional Team and ultimately for the Surf Select National Team. Our coaching staff will also have access to and be able to utilize the Surf Curriculum for player development which will only continue to raise the level of our teams and players. This partnership ensures our club’s future for decades to come, while also providing the most playing & competing opportunities for our players.”

The top players in Glacier 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.

About Surf:
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.” Glacier Surf joins 48 Surf National Affiliates to comprise what we are proud to call Surf Nation

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Surf’s Newest Partner, South Bay Surf

Surf Cup Sports (San Diego, CA) is proud to announce the launch of our newest partner club, South Bay Surf. Based in Chula Vista, CA, BARÇA Academy San Diego will transition immediately to South Bay Surf while maintaining the same staff and programming under the South Bay Surf brand and adding the incredible benefits that Surf Nation offers. South Bay Surf work closely with San Diego Surf to ensure that all athletes in the county have access to the experiences and opportunities that only Surf can uniquely provide. The addition of South Bay Surf is an important step in expanding Surf’s mission in their home market of San Diego. Creating partnerships strategically across the county with the top clubs that fit Surf’s mission and culture allows Surf to help service and support an important and deep talent market in the southern end of San Diego all the way down to Baja California. This partnership will offer South Bay Surf unmatched access to top-level San Diego programming and nationwide network resources.

South Bay 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, South Bay Surf will provide high-quality programming and a complete pathway for players within the South Bay Community. South Bay 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.”

South Bay Surf will strive to provide the best player development experience, pathway, and opportunities in the community. Being part of the Surf Nation network, South Bay Surf players and families will receive additional support both on and off the field to ensure they become the top destination for the area’s top talent.

“We are thrilled to take the foundations, education and style of play we have learned, lived and loved to the next level. Partnering with Surf will provide our athletes and families with the necessary access to showcase their talents among the best of the best, it is a natural and exciting progression.” Scott Waddle, South Bay Surf CEO.

“We are reborn. As part of Surf Nation, we will be able to expand exponentially in the South Bay, offering the same professional experience on and off the field to a broader network of talent. We will now be able to not only offer professional programming and travel opportunities, but a clear pathway to the highest level. We look forward to providing the South Bay with the best of the best.” Manuel Morandi. South Bay Executive Director.

“The South Bay will finally have access to the best soccer opportunities at their home base. We will stay loyal to our playing style and values, while now offering a higher competitive ceiling to take our players as high as they want to go.” Diego Terry, South Bay Director of Coaching

The top players in South Bay 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 and internationally in Canada.

For more information, please visit southbaysurfsc.com.

About Surf:

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.” South Bay Surf joins 48 Surf National Affiliates to comprise what we’re proud to call Surf Nation.

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Surf’s Newest Partner, Inland Surf

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.

About Surf:

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.

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Surf’s Newest Partner Club, Phoenix Surf

Surf Cup Sports (San Diego, CA) is proud to announce the launch of our newest partner club, Phoenix Surf. Arizona Select and Goodyear Soccer Club will be transitioning to Phoenix Surf and will join the Surf brand to build a community powerhouse that will create improved experiences and opportunities for all players within the area.

Phoenix 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, Phoenix Surf will provide high-quality programming and a complete pathway for players throughout the community. Phoenix 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 like-minded Club, 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 that has such a deep talent of players and coaches.”

Phoenix Surf will provide the best player development experience, pathway, and opportunities in the community. Being part of the Surf Nation network, Phoenix 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 community.

“We have always driven our players and coaches with an emphasis on developing excellence, with this partnership and the support of the Surf Nation, we now have a proven in-house pathway for our players to maximize their potential with endless opportunity,” says Joe Remblance, Phoenix Surf Executive Director. “Joe and I share the same vision, we strive to be the club of choice. We are excited to introduce the Surf culture and brand to our local community, we shall produce the Best of the Best.” – Jason Rowe, Phoenix Surf CEO.

The top players in Phoenix 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.

About Surf:

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.” Phoenix Surf joins 46 Surf National Affiliates to comprise what we’re proud to call Surf Nation.

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Surf’s Newest Partner Club, Pima County Surf

 Surf Cup Sports (San Diego, CA) is proud to announce the launch of our newest partner club, Pima County Surf. Based in Oro Valley, Arizona, Pima County Surf will join the Surf brand to build a community powerhouse that will create improved experiences and opportunities for Players and Families in the area.

Pima County 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, Pima County Surf will provide high-quality programming and a complete pathway for players throughout the community. Pima County 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 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 that has such a deep talent of players and coaches.”

Pima County Surf will provide the best player development experience, pathway, and opportunities in the community. As a part of the Surf Nation network, Pima County 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 community.

“With an aligned culture and vision, our partnership with Surf Nation provides and new pathway and opportunity for the youth players in our community to be the best they can be on the field and beyond. We are excited to embark upon this journey with the Surf Nation family and very much appreciate the immediate welcome and support we’ve received from the entire Surf Nation.” – Sarah Gaxiola, Pima County Surf President.

The top players in Pima County 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 https://pimacountysurf.com/

About Surf: 

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.” Pima County Surf joins 45 Surf National Affiliates to comprise what we’re proud to call Surf Nation.

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Surf’s Newest Partner Club, Alberta Surf

Surf Cup Sports (San Diego, CA) is proud to announce the launch of our newest partner club, Alberta Surf. Based in the city of Grande Prairie. Alberta Surf, an expansion of the existing British Columbia Surf, will be launching this coming February to build a community powerhouse that will create improved experiences and opportunities for all players within the City and beyond.

British Columbia Surf who has recently become a member of the BC soccer pathway, will be launching Alberta Surf with the support of 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 as well as into the professional and collegiate ranks.

Led by the recent hire of Development Officer Chris Morgan, Alberta Surf will provide high-quality programming and a full pathway for players in Grande Prairie and surrounding communities. Alberta Surf will work with existing BC Surf leadership and 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 in Canada, it’s important we empower our existing affiliates who are dedicated to delivering our mission to provide the best of the best experiences and opportunities for their athletes. We are delighted to move into an area that has such a deep talent of players and coaches.”

Alberta Surf will launch to provide the best player development experience, pathway, and opportunities in the community. Being part of the Surf Nation network, Alberta Surf players and families will be provided additional support both on and off the field to ensure we become the number one soccer destination in the province.

“We’re excited because the talent in Northern Alberta is untapped. These communities have provided a great base for children to experience the game. We look forward to providing enhanced and meaningful opportunities and training experiences for those looking to further their journey within the game,” say CEO Jazz Sohal. “Coach Chris Morgan as the lead for our program reflects our professionalism and vision for the future of our organization in Alberta. “

The top players in Alberta 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 through to Hawaii.

For more information contact claude.bolton@surfsoccercanada.com

About Surf:

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.” Ventura Surf joins 44 Surf National Affiliates to comprise what we’re proud to call Surf Nation.

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Surf’s Newest Partner Club, Ventura Surf

Surf Cup Sports (San Diego, CA) is proud to announce the launch of our newest partner club, Ventura Surf.  Based in Ventura County, CA, Ventura FC will be rebranding to the newly formed Ventura Surf operating under the current leadership and non-profit 501(c)3 and will join the Surf brand to build a community powerhouse that will create improved experiences and opportunities for all kids in the area.

Ventura Surf will be launching with the support of 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 as well as into the professional and collegiate ranks. Led by a community of experienced coaches and passionate soccer minds in the county, Ventura Surf will provide high-quality programming and a full pathway for players right here throughout the county. Ventura 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 that are 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 that has such a deep talent of players and coaches.”

Ventura Surf will continue to provide the best player development experience, pathway, and opportunities in the community. Being part of the Surf Nation network, Ventura Surf players and families will be provided additional support both on and off the field to ensure we become the number one soccer destination in the county.

“We are delighted to bring the Surf brand and expanded player opportunities to the Ventura community, it was clear to see our philosophy on player development and club culture are aligned. With the guidance of the Surf Nation community, tools provide we are excited to deliver the mission on a local level that now gives us a clear pathway,” said Jack Craig, DOC Ventura Surf.

The top players in Ventura 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 through to Hawaii.

For more information, please visit http://venturasurfsoccer.com/

 

About Surf:

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.” Ventura Surf joins 44 Surf National Affiliates to comprise what we’re proud to call Surf Nation.

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Surf Nation Player Highlights

Congratulations to the following Surf Nation players on being called up to attend the U-17 & U-20 USWNT Camps!

We are #SurfPROUD of your hard work and dedication and are thrilled to see you recognized on the national level! 🇺🇲#SurfPROUD #WeAreSurf

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Surf’s Newest Partner Club, Missoula Surf

Surf Cup Sports is proud to announce the launch of our newest region Missoula Surf, which will sit between our existing partners of Montana and Eastern Washington Surf. Starting 2021, Missoula Surf will focus on Junior Academy and Grassroots programming building from the ground up to create improved experiences and opportunities for players within the community.

With the support of our existing partner clubs, Montana Surf & Eastern Washington, Missoula Surf will connect the corridor between Bozeman and Spokane and provide a solid development pathway for its players in the Big Sky State. Missoula Surf is devoted to building a soccer foundation focused on player development and providing the best experiences and opportunities to their players; joining Surf Nation provides a clear opportunity to fulfill this mission.

Missoula Surf will be joining Surf Nation with the support of the San Diego Surf Soccer Club, which has a proven track record of developing players and moving them through the player pathway into the US National Team Program and the professional and collegiate ranks. Missoula Surf will provide high-quality programming at the local and regional levels with a pathway for elite players to access the Surf Select program. Missoula Surf will deliver a holistic approach to player development by challenging players to learn the game in a positive 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 the right people who are driven to build from the ground up when entering a unique project like this who are dedicated to our mission to provide the best of the best experiences within their local community.  Missoula Surf is in an area that allows existing Surf clubs to collaborate and provide additional opportunities to our players & coaches at a local and regional level.”

“Missoula has a fantastic soccer community, and we are excited to become the newest Surf partner in western Montana. We look forward to working with other Surf clubs to provide more playing opportunities for players of all ages and abilities. Missoula Surf is ready to start making waves.” – Travis Goodkind, President Missoula Surf

Missoula Surf will hit the ground running by providing programming that draws the best players from the county and surrounding areas that have the ambition to maximize their development and provide players & families access to the Surf programming and benefits. Additionally, top players at Missoula Surf will have direct access to Surf Select, a National identification program built through Surf Nation. The Surf Select program allows select players to compete in the best international and domestic events, picking from a player pool from 42 Clubs across North America.

Learn more at www.missoulasurf.com

About Surf:

For over 44 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.”Missoula Surf joins 42 Surf National Affiliates to comprise what we’re proud to call Surf Nation.