Surf Cup Sports (San Diego, CA) is proud to announce the launch of our newest partner club Solano Surf based in Fairfield, CA. Solano United and Northbay Elite will come together to rebrand as Solano Surf beginning with the 2021/2022 season. With this newly formed partnership, Solano United, Northbay Elite and Surf have committed to work together to improve player development, coaching development, organizational efficiencies, and player pathways across northern California.
Solano Surf will be launching with the full support of the San Diego Surf Soccer Club, and this new partnership will offer Solano Surf unmatched access to top level programming, nationwide network resources and the premium benefits of being part of the Surf Nation program. Solano Surf joins a strong community of Surf Clubs in Northern California with the intent to build a regional powerhouse that will create improved experiences and opportunities for all players in the area.
“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. This is another building block in our long-term strategy to create something very special in Northern California.”
Solano Surf will continue to provide the best player development experience, pathway, and opportunities in the community. Being part of the Surf Nation network, Solano Surf players and families will be provided additional support both on and off the field to ensure we continue to be the number one soccer destination in Solano County. Additionally, the top players in Solano 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.
We are thrilled to have the opportunity to bring the premier Surf Soccer Club to the Solano community, ” says Michael Johnson President of Solano Surf. Joining the Surf family will open more opportunities for our players to develop to their fullest potential, from recreational soccer through high-level preparation for college play. It’s an honor to join the ranks of Surf Nation and we look forward to seeing the positive impact this will have for our player’s futures.
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.” Solano Surf joins 34 Surf National Affiliates to comprise what we’re proud to call Surf Nation.