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A registered 501(c)(3) non-profit organization

Spring '23 Registration Open

Help us make soccer more accessible in Santa Fe!!


Our Programs
Development - Academy - Select

 Development League 



Rio Rapids Northern Soccer Club's Spring Development League is for kids ages 3-14 (U4-15) who want to play the beautiful game and progress in a fun and structured environment.


  • Spring League: March-May

  • 8 League Games

  • 8 Practices

  • 2 Development League Game Jerseys

  • 1 Session run by a trained & professional Challenger Coach

  • $130 per player

  • Schedule information below-


*Volunteer coaches are a crucial part of RRNSC's development league. Volunteer coaches are eligible to receive a discount and will receive practice plans, equipment, coach education, and support from our professional coaching staff. Sign up to be a coach when registering your child today! For inquiries regarding coaching send an email to

Development Practice Schedule

All practices are 5:30pm - 6:30pm at the Downs of Santa Fe.

  • U-4/5 Co-Ed Tuesdays (4v4)

  • U-6/7 Co-Ed Wednesdays (4v4)

  • U-8 Co-Ed Thursdays (4v4)

  • U-9/10 Girls Wednesday (7v7)

  • U-9/10 Boys Tuesdays (7v7)

  • U-11/12 Girls Wednesdays (9v9)

  • U-11/12 Boys Thursday (9v9)

  • U-13/14/15/16 Co-Ed Monday (11v11)

Development Game Schedule

The spring season begins March 27th​.

Games are played every Saturday 9am-12pm (Apr. 1 - May 20)

Official Schedule TBA

 Academy Soccer 



Rio Rapid Northern Soccer Club's Academy Program is geared toward developing players age 7-9 (U-8/9/10) seeking a challenge and who want to prepare for the select program.

The Academy will run practices on Mondays from 5:30 - 6:30pm.

Eight weeks with one practice a week. (March 27th-May 20th)

Sessions are run by trained, professional coaches. 

Cost: $80, Maximum 50 admitted

 Select Soccer 



Rio Rapids Northern Soccer Club Select is an elite soccer program for players (U10-19) to compete in the highest-level league in New Mexico and train with the finest coaches and players in Santa Fe. Teams are formed through a competitive tryout process and all players must tryout to join the program. Practices are held at the Downs of Santa Fe and league games are at the Bernalillo Soccer Complex.


  • Spring season length: February-June

  • Regular practices at the Downs of Santa Fe

  • 8 Duke City Soccer League games at the Bernalillo Soccer Complex

  • 2 Tournaments

  • $450 per player (financial assistance is available)

Contact our for help getting financial assistance or arranging a select tryout. 



2213 Brothers Road #100,
Santa Fe, NM, 87505​
Hours: Monday and Friday (10
:00-4:00 pm)




The Downs of Santa Fe - Home of the

Rio Rapids Northern Soccer Club

27475 W Frontage Rd

Santa Fe, NM 87507

Share your love of the game.

Rio Rapids Northern SC is dedicated to providing the premier youth soccer experience in Santa Fe. Our mission is to provide top-quality coaching and competition to all players in our community regardless of their financial means, and every donations helps!

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