Power Ford Rio Open ’18 – Aug 17-19, 2018

Tournament Overview

Tournament Dates: Aug 17-19, 2018

We’re expecting over (150) teams from all over New Mexico, Colorado, Texas, and Arizona. Matches will be played at the Churches Chicken Soccer Complex in Bernalillo. The Rio Rapids Open 2018 is open to competitive and recreational boys’ & girls’ teams (age groups U9 through U15) from USYS, US Club Soccer, AYSO, and SAY. Every effort will be made to properly bracket teams to ensure good competition.

Gold, Silver and Bronze brackets if needed. Birth date of oldest player determine age group, (i.e. oldest player for U15 is January 1, 2004).   Awards will be given for 1st and 2nd place teams.

  • Payments: Rio Rapids SC C/O Rio Open 2018, 8220 La Mirada NE, Suite 600, Albuquerque, NM 87109
  • Local teams may play Friday Aug. 17th. Those teams will check in at the fields. All other teams will check-in at the host hotel on Friday Night.
  • All Registration Fees charged upon receipt. Teams will be notified by Email of acceptance within (2) weeks of Registration Fees and NO LATER THAN August 10, 2018. Refunds will not be given after a team is accepted. Any teams not accepted will receive a full refund.
  • Any application submitted without appropriate fee is considered incomplete until fee is received.
  • Registration deadline is AUGUST 5, 2018. COMPLETE applications received after the entry deadline will put on a waiting list.
  • TOURNAMENT HOTELS:  Rio Rapids SC will be partnering HBC as this is a Stay and Play tournament. Use this link to book your hotel.
  • WEBSITE:  Please stay up-to-date with tournament news and updates  at www.riorapids.org
  • If you would like to officiate in the Rio Rapids Open please contact Paul Quan at NMSoccerRef@Aol.com

Tournament Registration & Information

Tournament Hotel Booking List

Tournament Check-In

Check in from 6-8pm only

Rio Rapids Soccer Club
8220 La Mirada NE, Suite 600
Albuquerque, NM 87109

FOR OUT OF TOWN TEAMS ONLY – If you cannot make the check-in please come early on Saturday to the complex BEFORE 9:00 AM

Tournament Directors

Tournament Director
Yancey Ranspot
(505) 401-4683
yancey.ranspot@riorapids.org