VIPL Marine Harvest Riptide 2005 Open Trials

We are pleased to announce the first sessions for the 2005 born players interested in playing for the VIPL Marine Harvest Riptide in 2018-2019. The season does not start until Septmber 2018, however, these open trials will serve to support the team trials that will see the team selected by April 15th, 2018. The open […]

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2017-2018 Riptide Development Program Update

We are pleased to provide the opportunity for the Riptide Players based out of the Comox Valley and Campbell River areas to continue training this winter on Monday Nights by training on field turf. We are going to combine the development programs starting on Monday, November 6th at Robron Field Turf in Campbell River with […]

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2017 Riptide Fall Development Programs

We are pleased to provide additional training for all players in the Riptide Program outside of the team training sessions. We have a dedicated staff who work hard to ensure all players from all communities receive the opportunity to continue training regardless of where they live away from their respective teams. Please take a moment […]

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VIPL Riptide Pre-Season Goalkeeper Development

We are pleased to provide goalkeeper training on August 26 + 27, 2017. The weekend of training will involve on field and off field session, for which you can plan for two training sessions each day. The training sessions will run from 10:30 am – 12:30 pm with a 2-hour break for lunch with training […]

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2017 Coastal Cup Competition

Three of the Marine Harvest Riptide Teams will be competing in the 2017 Coastal Cup Competition with games being played the weekend of April 8th and 9th. Each of the teams has qualified for the 2017 BCSA “A” Cup Provincial Championship bein held July 7th – 10th and automatically sees them compete in the Coast […]

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VIPL Marine Harvest Riptide 2004 Trials

We are pleased to announce the official trials for the 2004 born players interested in playing for the VIPL Marine Harvest Riptide in 2017-2018. The season does not start until September 2017, however, these trials will have the teams assessed on or before selected for April 15th, 2017 and the final teams selected by May […]

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2017 Marine Harvest Riptide Spring Academy Information Meeting 6 pm – 8 pm Wednesday, March 15th

The Marine Harvest Riptide are pleased to see the momentum building for the 2017 Spring Soccer Academy. Following a very successful transition away from the VISA Academy to the Riptide Academy we are all looking forward to another wonderful program. The meeting will introduce new players and families to the program, as well as allow […]

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Four Riptide Soccer Teams Clinch First in VIPL League Play

The Vancouver Island Premier League (VIPL) is comprised of 8 divisions with 39 regional teams of competitive soccer players from Victoria to Port Hardy, Powell River to Port Alberni and every community in between.  The standings have been tallied, and 4  Marine Harvest Upper Island Riptide teams will be entering provincial play-downs in the coveted […]

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2017 Riptide Spring Academy

The details for the 2017 Spring Soccer Academy have been arranged.  The program has been a resounding success each spring,in which 100 plus players have traditionally received training in a quality and demanding environment. The program features two midweek sessions and a third session each Saturday. The weekend dates are a mixture of training, 7 […]

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Our Players from the North

Marine Harvest Riptide continues it’s relationship with the North Island Soccer Association with the addition of two new Port Hardy soccer player this season: Kayley Clair U14 girls and Tianna Walkus U16 girls. Returning layers from Port Hardy consist of Jaylon Grenier (U18) Lyam Donetz (U18), Trey Morash (U18), Tyrone Wallas (U18), Georgia Walkus (U16), Mady […]

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U15 Girls VIPL Champs 2014

VIPL Riptide Youtube Channel

We are pleased to announce the VIPL Riptide Youtube Channel where you will find a selection of video highlights. Please take a moment to enjoy some of the video clips:

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How you train is how you play

How you train is how you play. For the Marine Harvest Riptide U15 girls, that attitude earned them their first win with the start of a new A-Cup soccer season on Saturday. Nervous energy mixed with excitement resulted in a slow start for Riptide in their first game of the season while they found their […]

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Riptide introduces a Newsletter

    Riptide Upper Island Riptide would like to communicate directly to our players and families quarterly by newsletters and periodically by email with program information and highlights. By Canadian law users must show their acceptance to receive direct email by opting-in. You can do so by selecting the link below and completing the form hosted on our […]

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Riptide Soccer Scholarships

Upper Island Riptide Soccer is proud to award scholarships every year to support students as they pursue post-secondary education.  The Scholarships are presented at the Riptide Gala to players who exhibit our values over their Riptide career of hard work and dedication to the sport of soccer through team contribution, leadership, community involvement and educational efforts. […]

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