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Riptide Aim to Tap Growlers at Swangard

by Scott LewisIf you want to understand one of the main reasons the Vancouver Riptide are having a tough start to the AUDL season, take a look at these numbers.The team has played six games, covering a total of 288 minutes. Multiply that by the seven players on the line and there have been a total of 2016 minutes of ... More

Riptide Head Back to LA for a Must Win Rematch

By Scott LewisWith their playoff hopes on life support , the 6-6 Vancouver Riptide head to Los Angeles to play the 7-5 Aviators this Saturday night, oddly their third meeting in three weeks.The Riptide need to win in Los Angeles and then next weekend beat the Cascades in Seattle in the last game of the season, and hope ... More

Riptide Lose Heartbreaker to Aviators

By Scott Lewis Photos by Jeff BellThe Vancouver Riptude had a stranglehold on the final West Division playoff spot in their grasp late in Saturday night’s AUDL game against the LA Aviators, but they let it slip away. Or perhaps more accurately, they threw it away.Handicapped by having half the team and almost all of ... More

Riptide End Cascades’ Winning Streak

By Eric Wilkins Photos by Jeff BellThe Vancouver Riptide (5-4) were coming off a huge win over the division-leading San Francisco FlameThrowers, ending their eight-game winning streak, when the Seattle Cascades (8-4) rolled into Swangard Stadium looking to continue a seven-game winning streak of their own. Head Coach Tasia ... More

Riptide Inflict First Loss on FlameThrowers

By Paul Wang Photos by Jeff BellThe San Francisco FlameThrowers traveled to Swangard Stadium on June 4th for their fifth road game of the AUDL season and their third game of the year against the Vancouver Riptide. The teams were welcomed by a a noisy crowd of 450 in the stands enjoying a beautiful summer evening, and the ... More

Riptide Pull Off a Close Win over San Jose

Story by Paul Wang Photos by Kurtis StewartOn Saturday night the Vancouver Riptide and San Jose Spiders met for the first time this AUDL season for an enjoyable evening at the office, also known as Swangard Stadium. The Riptide were able to take home the win 22-20 against the now 1-5 Spiders, improving their own season ... More

Riptide Fall to Unbeaten FlameThrowers in Victoria

By Scott Lewis Photos by Jeff BellOn Saturday afternoon the Vancouver Riptide faced their biggest test so far this AUDL season, fielding pretty well their full line-up against the unbeaten San Francisco FlameThrowers. They stayed with San Francisco for most of the game, but a bad spell sandwiched around half-time meant in ... More

Riptide Cruise to Win Over Growlers

By Eric Wilkins Photos by Jeff BellIt was another night, another win for the Vancouver Riptide when the San Diego Growlers paid a visit to Swangard Stadium on Saturday for the first match-up between the teams of this AUDL season. Even with some familiar faces missing for Team Canada duty, the Riptide capably handled their ... More

Riptide Give Rude Welcome to Cascades

Story by Eric Wilkins Photos by Jeff BellThe home opener for the Vancouver Riptide was exactly what the doctor ordered, with the home team exacting swift revenge from their Week One conquerors, the Seattle Cascades.Coming off an opening week loss to the Seattle Cascades, the Vancouver Riptide were looking for a strong ... More

Vancouver Riptide Announce 2016 Roster

By Scott LewisThis is going to be an interesting season for the Vancouver Riptide of AUDL..After finishing last in the Western Division last year with a record of four wins and ten losses, the team underwent an off-season rebuild, both off the field and on. Part of that renewal involved bringing in veterans like Brendan ... More