During the tournament you will find Nomads staff located at UCSD Field #1 (Hopkins Drive, La Jolla).  At this location will be an athletic trainer ( to assist with taping (small fee applies for taping supplies) and evaluating injuries.  If your player gets hit in the head during a game, the referee will not let him or her return to play until you have the player evaluated, you can do this with our trainer, we will give you a "fit to return to play" note or let you know if the player needs further medical treatment.  SEE RED STAR BELOW


General Information

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Your login information is sent to you after you apply via email. If you loose it you can request it at this link too.

Number of Teams:  A maximum of thirty two (32) teams in each division. Please note that we reserve the right to choose the teams who will give the best balance and highest level of play to the tournament.

Eligibility: All players have a current player pass or equivalent national association and medical release. Unlimited loan players will be permitted. All teams from outside of USYSA Region 4 are required to provide travel papers or US Club Soccer cards (if from another Country team must produce international travel papers from their National Federation).

Format: Each team will play a minimum of three games and a maximum of six.  Friday first game will be between 8am and Noon.  Second first round game will be between Noon and 10pm.  Third first round game will be Saturday between 8am and Noon.  Quarterfinals will be Saturday between 2pm and 10pm.  Semi Finals are Sunday between 8am and 11am, finals are between 8am and 4pm.  Last game kicks off around 2pm. 

This is a "Stay to Play" tournament. There are no minimum requirements for purchase of hotel rooms.  We require that if you are buying overnight accommodation, that you purchase from our Nomads Partner Hotel List.

Awards: Awards will be given to first and second place teams.

Please note: Once your team has been accepted the Nomads reserve the right to not refund your entry fee if you should decide to withdraw your team from the competition.

If mailing a check it should be sent to the following address, to pay by credit card, log back in to your application at the link below.

Nomads Soccer Club

7660 Fay Avenue, Suite H113

La Jolla, CA 92037

For further information email

Log back in to your application here any time to enter your roster, enter your hotel information, change contact information, etc.

Host Hotel for Thanksgiving Paradise Point Resort & Spa

1404 W. Vacation Road, San Diego, CA 92109



Tucked away on gentle Mission Bay, this 44-acre island resort is the perfect home base for rest and relaxation during the tournament. Paradise Point features over 460 comfortable, California bungalow-style rooms amidst lush, tropical gardens and lagoons including suites and connecting rooms perfect for families. Between practice and games, explore one mile of beach, five swimming pools, and enjoy various amenities including tennis courts, an 18-hole putting course, beach cruisers, bonfire pits, and a private marina equipped with sailboats, jet skis, and kayaks. Dine at one of two waterfront venues, then relax and refresh with a signature Balinese massage at our plush island-themed spa. Secluded yet centrally located in the heart of San Diego, the resort is just minutes from top attractions including SeaWorld, Old Town, the San Diego Zoo, and Gaslamp District.
PRACTICE FIELDS are located right across the street from the Paradise Point Resort & Spa at Ski Beach!


Thanksgiving Tournament November 24-26, 2017



Please note that applications accompanied by an entry fee will be considered before other applications.

4v4 $300

7v7 and 9v9 $550

11v11 $975

This is a "Stay to Play" Tournament

Visit our Partner Hotel List 

Click here for a map of San Diego that will give you an idea of where you will be playing

Stay to play means that if you have to purchase overnight accommodation you agree to stay at a hotel on our list as a condition of being accepted to our Tournament. There is no minimum purchase.  All rooms must be purchased at one of our hotel partners if a room is being purchased.  We will add more hotels over the next few weeks.

Host Hotel:  Paradise Point Resort, Vacation Rd, San Diego, CA