Rapids set December 30 as the season opener

Just 79 days away from the kickoff of the inaugural NISL season, the Columbus Rapids have announced when their season will begin. The Rapids' season will begin on December 30, 2021.

 While the full schedule has not been released, the season will begin on December 30. The countdown clock for the NISL kickoff indicates that league action will begin on Christmas Day, December 25, 2021.

Tickets for the Rapids games are already on sale and can be found on the team website here. Tickets are available in a number of packages such as single game, season tickets, group tickets and premium seating. 

The Rapids have already hosted their first round of tryouts and the second round will be taking place on October 9, 2021 at the Las Nubes Event Center. More information about the event can be found here.


The National Indoor Soccer League, which has its league office in Georgia, was founded in January 2021 by a group of experienced sports team/league owners with over 40 years of ownership experience. The NISL has plans to grow the league nationally within the next three years and will kick off its inaugural season in December 2021. The league will operate a Men's & Women's division with each market fielding both teams. Fans will be able to watch a men’s and women’s game each gameday.  For more information, go to nislpro.com