Surf Cup Sports (San Diego, CA) is proud to announce the launch of our newest partner club, Las Vegas Surf Soccer Club. With the goal of creating Las Vegas’ premier competitive soccer club, Las Vegas Surf joins the Surf brand to create improved experiences and opportunities for their players and community in the Clark County area. Starting in 2021, Las Vegas Surf will develop a standard of excellence that will match the country’s top clubs and foster a strong sense of leadership, confidence, and teamwork for Las Vegas youth.
Las Vegas Surf will be joining Surf Nation with the support of 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. Las Vegas Surf will provide high-quality programming at the local and regional level with a pathway for elite players to access the Surf Select program. Las Vegas 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 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.”
“We are extremely excited to announce our partnership and bring one of the most iconic brands in youth soccer to the Las Vegas area. Our goal is simple: to continue developing the youth of Southern Nevada in the game of soccer and in the game of life. We look forward to carrying on the deep tradition and values that Surf has established across the country. This partnership will open so many new doors and different avenues for the youth of our community to go out and chase their dreams. We are excited to join Surf Nation and look forward to showcasing the Best of the Best when it comes to Las Vegas and the surrounding area.”- Boris Gujic, Director of Coaching Las Vegas Surf
Las Vegas Surf draws the best players from Clark County, and the surrounding areas that have the ambition to maximize their development and provide players & families access to the Surf programming and benefits. Additionally, the top players at Las Vegas 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 38 Clubs across North America.
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.” Las Vegas joins 41 Surf National Affiliates to comprise what we’re proud to call Surf Nation.
Originally appeared on Surf Soccer Nation.