With over 800 participants, the Rough Riders have once again confirmed their reputation
as one of the most popular Youth Development Programs in America’s Northeast.
Individuals who are chosen for the Junior Rough Riders Program become part of an elite player community. This community represents the best youth players on Long Island.
The program is dedicated to identifying and properly developing players that represent the talent associated with Long Island soccer.
These premier level players train together, forming a cohesive team that can successfully compete at the highest level of the game.
Teams, U-12 and older, will participate in the United Soccer Leagues Super Y-League Mid-Atlantic Division of the Northeast Conference. Certain teams may also participate in national and regional tournaments.
The Junior Rough Riders Developmental Program is an 11-month professional youth development program that is affiliated with the Rough Riders Men’s and Women’s soccer franchise. For more information or to register go to