Sanctioning and Rules

The Club Ohio Nike Challenge Cup is sanctioned by both USYSA through Ohio South and US Club. Below are the sanctioning documents and tournament rules.

Ohio South Sanctioning

US Club Sanctioning

  1. Your approved Sanctioned Tournament Hosting Application -
  2. Fact Sheet for Tournament Participants / U.S. Soccer Federation Policy 601-7 [link]
  3. U.S. Soccer Federation Bylaw 603 [link]
  4. US Club Soccer sanctioned tournament logo (upper right of page)
  5. US Club Soccer inclusion in tournament program and team registration packet


Nationwide Children's Sports Medicine
The Club Ohio Nike Challenge Cup is pleased to have a longstanding partnership with Nationwide Children's Sports Medicine.  They are experts with our young athletes.  Over both weekends of the tournament, their trainers will be stationed at each of our sites to provide any on-site medical treatment.  In addition, they have several urgent care locations around the city and a first-class children's hospital.  Below are links to locations, maps and a special edition newsletter they've created solely for the Nike Cup!

Map of Nationwide Children's Locations
Addresses and Hours
FAQ About Concussion Law

Tournament Info