The goal for the program is to elevate the level of play available to the players in our community, as well as raise the level of education for the parents and families with respect to the opportunities for hard working and talented young soccer players. The program enables all ages of players and mixed genders […]
The Riptide are pleased to provide Development Training for all players in the program on Monday Nights in both Campbell River and Courtenay this fall. The program in Campbell River will take place at the Robron Field Turf from 7 pm – 830 pm and will begin Monday, January 14th and conclude on Monday, March […]
The Riptide and CVUSC are pleased to provide development training to REP Team Players ages U11-U16 with the assistance of the VIPL Riptide. The program will start on Monday, January 28th and conclude on Monday, March 4th and run from 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm each evening. The coaching staff will feature Riptide Coaches and […]
A reminder for all our soccer families of our “Best Fans Ever” Goal for all our teams this season, no matter what age : No Coaching From The Sidelines FYI – BC Soccer has recently shared their concerns about sideline conduct, especially towards referees, with all our clubs- click here to see their letter.
Winter is coming soon! If bad weather is a factor on game day, teams should get in touch with each other ahead of time and follow the VIPL Severe Weather Protocol – link here. Of particular note – on questionable weather days, teams must follow the field open/closed decision of the host club. If your field […]
VIU has an upcoming Prospects Games on December 22 and ID Camps on January 3rd & 4th in Nanaimo for the VIU Women’s and Men’s Soccer programs for ages 14 to 18. Here’s the details: REGISTRATION LINKS: CLICK HERE PROSPECTS GAME: For those Interested in playing for VIU in the next few years, Ages 16+ December 22nd on Second Turf adjacent to Merle Logan […]
VIPL Riptide fees – What they provide The Riptide is a not-for-profit program organized and operated by the Upper Island Soccer Association, and supported by a Steering Committee and Member Clubs (CRYSA, CVUSC, PHYSA and PRYSA ). The Riptide provides a positive character-building sporting experience through a high caliber soccer program. As a member of […]
The Marine Harvest Riptide are seeking a volunteer to serve as an Equipment Manager. We have a total of eight teams ages U14-U18 both male and female and require a limited amount of time from a reliable and responsible individual to assist with the equipment. Tasks would include taking an inventory of the current equipment […]
The Marine Harvest Riptide are seeking the services of an individual to coordinate the weekly video taping of games. The chosen person will need to be available on Saturdays & Sundays between 11:00 am and 5:00 pm. Traditionally, we have the potential for two home games to be played each day on the weekend at […]
Who does it better? Corson or Caleb? Highlights of two Riptide Player’s showing off some skills. Vote in the comments section on YouTube by clicking here.
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: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCyWlZfX2YcAOWJh0_bedxrg/feed
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 […]
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. […]