Rio Rapids Cup 2018 - Feb 17-18

We invite you and you team to join us for the Rio Rapids Cup 2018.  Matches will be played at the Bernalillo Soccer Tournament Complex.

Tim Gallegos Named U13-U14 Boys Director

We are pleased to announce the hiring of Tim Gallegos as the new U13-U14 Boys Director.  Tim was born and raised right here in Albuquerque, and has been in and around the game of soccer for over 40 years as a player, coach, parent, and definitely as a fan.

RRSC Breast Cancer Fundraiser

Thank you Rio Rapids NM Soccer Club for an incredible Breast Cancer Awareness Fundraising result for 2017.  This year we set our goal to donate a minimum of $5000 to the American Cancer Society for Breast Cancer Research and drum roll…

Alumni Impact College Soccer

 

Rio Rapids SC is proud to announce that 70 of its alumni (47 women and 23 men) were a part of college soccer programs throughout the country during the Fall of 2017.  Eleven of these players helped their team reach the national tournament.  Caitlin Christiansen (97’s) was the starting goalkeeper for the Hardin-Simmons University team that advanced to the NCAA Division 3 Final Four.  Dominique Rivera (97’s) was a key contributor at Colorado School of Mines helping the team advance to the NCAA Division 2 Sweet 16.

 

RRSC Alum - CO Rapids Academy

Good Luck to the Rio Rapids SC players who have moved to Denver Colorado to be a part of the Colorado Rapids Development Academy in the 2017/18 season!

Club Mission

Rio Rapids Soccer Club invites New Mexicans to share in what is a very positive era of development in youth soccer. The Club aims to promote a healthy environment, which enables each player to fulfill his or her potential both on and off the field. Players, parents, and coaches should feel confident and comfortable that key areas of development—technical, tactical, academic, personal and social—are the primary concern in each and every decision the Club takes.

Benefits of Rio Rapids SC Youth Soccer.

What makes Rio Rapids Soccer Club the premier soccer organization in the state:

Education

Rio Rapids SC is a premier soccer teaching club stressing individual development as equal as team success.

Organization

With knowledgeable staff and the support of the CO Rapids professional team front office, organization at its finest.

Beginner to Advanced

All levels of play are welcome at Rio Rapids SC. We truly focus on the “Home for Every Player” mentality.

Communication

Rio Rapids SC focuses on quality communication and valuable information for parents and players to act on.

Elite Options

We offer the most advanced levels of play in New Mexico, providing opportunities from beginner to elite.

Professional Curriculum

We provide a professional teaching curriculum that extends from the professional team down to three-years-old.

Latest News

Share Your Teams Story!

Does your team have a community event coming up? Did they recently win a big tournament they were in? Or do anything else relevant that the rest of the club should know about? We would love to share your team’s story with the rest of Rio Rapids and our community. If you have a story you feel would be great to share with the club please send photos and all information to Josh Gabaldon at riorapidssc@gmail.com

When you send photos please include the following:

  • Who – Who is in the post?
  • What – What is going on?
  • When – when did this happen?
  • Where – where did this happen?
  • Why – why is this relevant or newsworthy?

Club Overview

Rio Rapids SC has been serving the Albuquerque and surrounding communities for since 2001. New Mexico’s premier youth soccer club fielding boys and girls players 4 through 19 years old. Rio Rapids Soccer Club is a Non-Profit Soccer Club whose teams participate regionally in the Region IV Desert Premier Regional League, and locally in the Duke City Soccer League. Rio Rapids SC are members of the New Mexico Youth Soccer Association.

“Let Us Play” Initiative

Our Club aims to enable each player to fulfill his or her potential on and off the field. Players, parents, and coaches should feel confident that key areas of development—technical, tactical, academic, personal and social—are the primary concerns.

Rio Rapids Soccer Club

New Mexico’s premier youth soccer club fielding boys & girls teams U5 – U19. Teams participate regionally in NPL & WCDA, locally in Duke City & NW Rio Grande Leagues – members of NMYSA. Rio Rapids SC also offers outstanding youth development.

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