Ottawa, ON (April 12th, 2021) – Atlético Ottawa is excited to announce Russell Soccer Club (RSC) as the newest community partner of the Powered by Atlético Ottawa program.
The Russell Soccer Club is the largest of its kind in the township of Prescott Russell. They are a non-profit organization run by dedicated volunteers. The RSC have been committed to providing high-quality, budget friendly soccer to its members since 1985. The club offers recreational and competitive soccer to players of all ages and abilities.
The Powered by Atlético Ottawa program will give Russell Soccer Club additional expertise, resources, and unforgettable experiences to their members. In addition, facilitate a pathway for their youth players to be identified by Atlético de Madrid, Atlético Ottawa and the Canadian Premier League.
“We cannot thank the local soccer community enough for their support of the Powered by Atlético Ottawa program. We cannot wait to get out in the community and show what we have been working towards. Russell Soccer Club expands our reach across Ottawa to a smaller community, we thank them for their support of professional soccer in Ottawa,” says Jeff Hunt, Atlético Ottawa, President.
“Partnering Russell Soccer Club provides us with the opportunity to reach their community in an enhanced manner. They have a strong recreational side in addition to a competitive program, we look forward to being involved in their events. This partnership will help us interact with the community of Russell, their players and expand our reach across Ottawa,” says Fernando Lopez, Atlético Ottawa CEO.
“We are thrilled to be joining the Atlético family, a brand that is recognized worldwide. As the only accredited soccer club in the township of Russell, our group of volunteers is dedicated to growing our sport and to create lifelong soccer enthusiasts in our community. We firmly believe this new community partnership will help us achieve this, while also help generate a new fan base for Atlético Ottawa in the Russell area. We look forward to a long-lasting relationship with professional soccer in our nation’s capital,” says Tiffiny Cowan-Svidran, Vice President, Russell Soccer Club.
Parents enroll your kids in soccer with our partners to enjoy the Powered by Atlético Ottawa benefits.
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