Providing an opportunity for any person in the Town of Richmond Hill to play organized soccer at recreational and competitive levels for both indoor and outdoor, and to assist all participants in reaching their potential through the development of players, coaches, referees and administrators.
Founded in 1968, Richmond Hill Soccer Club is the largest recreational club in the town of Richmond Hill and the largest soccer club in York Region. RHSC currently has approximately 7,000 year-round registrations, with approximately 90% of the club's members under the age of 19.
RHSC is a non-profit organization run by a board of directors who are elected by the members of the club at our Annual General Meeting.
RHSC provides year round development programs for players, coaches, and referees. Some of these educational programs include outdoor and indoor player camps, speed and goal keeping clinics, and harassment and sport injuries seminars. A professional staff is currently employed to oversee and coordinate the programs of RHSC, including 5 full time Staff Coaches.
RHSC is a major site for Ontario Cup, League Cup games and tournaments. In 1996, RHSC ran the first Richmond Hill Challenge Cup tournament. The Challenge Cup Tournament & Festival is now one of Ontario's premier tournaments and festivals with teams coming from all over Canada and the United States. 236 teams competed in the 2016 edition of our Challenge Cup.
Our teams and players have achieved tremendous success on the soccer field. Most notably, Sarah Barradas who represented Team Canada at the 1999 Summer Pan American Games where she won the Golden Boot Award for most goals scored during the Games. RHSC also has girls and boys on the Ontario provincial and York Region teams and several RHSC players have received soccer scholarships to US Colleges. To see a full list of RHSC player achievements, view our History of Player Achievements page.
Our club has produced winning teams throughout its illustrious history. In the last three years the RHSC has had 5 teams reach the finals of both the Indoor and Outdoor Ontario Cups. Several RHSC girls' teams have reached the CGSL finals and numerous boys and girls rep and select teams have won their respective divisions. To see a full list of RHSC team achievements, view our History of Team Achievements page.
RHSC strives to be a leader in community soccer development, and to this end is continually looking for new partnerships and programs. RHSC currently enjoys strong relationships with more than 150 team sponsors. Off the field RHSC enjoys strong working relationships with the York Region Soccer Association, Ontario Soccer and the Canadian Soccer Association.
The current RHSC Clubhouse started out as the Richmond Hill Train Station in 1906. Click here for the full history of our Clubhouse.
If you would like anymroe information about Richmond Hill Soccer Club, please contact us at 905-883-4990 or firstname.lastname@example.org.