The Long Island Rough Riders host tournaments throughout the calendar year. 

Our Summer tournaments begin with the Independence Cup in June, then are followed by the very popular Beach Bash Sand Soccer and Kick-Off Classic tournaments. We have top teams from the tri-state area participating, creating the most competitive tournaments around. In the Winter months we move indoors where we host tournaments at our Globall Sports Centers facility in Garden City, NY. See below for the latest registration information on upcoming tournaments.

Independence Cup in JUNE


indycup_logoThe Long Island Rough Riders host their Annual Independence Cup! Teams from all over the tri-sate area are set to compete. This 1-day tournament is sure to be a blast! Open for intramural, developmental, and travel soccer teams ranging from U7 to U14 players.

DATE: June 2019
Boys & Girls, U7 to U14
Location: Bethpage State Park Polo Fields

  • Age groups are based on calendar year
  • 3 games guaranteed
  • Certified Referees
  • Pristine Playing Fields
  • Full Park Amenities
  • Got soccer Points


Beach Bash in July

beach_bash_logoBEACH BASH (Boys, Girls, Adult)

The Long Island Rough Riders are proud to be hosting their Beach Bash Sand Soccer Tournaments at Jones Beach State Park. The Rough Riders have also partnered with Major Beach Soccer to make this event a Northeast Regional Qualifier.  Champions from select divisions of the annual Beach Bash events will earn a spot at the 2017 MBS National Championships, set in Clearwater Beach, Florida.

DATE: July – Aug 2019
 Boys & Girls, U7 to U18 & Adults

Location: Jones Beach State Park, Wantagh, NY

  • (5) Dates to choose from – all one-day events
  • Soccer on the beach!
  • Competition for all ability levels
  • Organized and customer friendly staff
  • MBS Championship Qualifier


Kick-Off Classic in August



The Kick Off Classic is a 1-day tournament for teams ages U8-U14.  Travel and intermediate-level brackets for premier level teams throughout the region looking for top-notch competition.

Dates: August 2019
Ages: Boys & Girls, U8 to U14
Location: Plainview, NY

  • Regional Tournament
  • Quality competition at top notch facilities
  • Certified Referees
  • Winners qualify for MBS Tournament
  • GotSoccer Points