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February 5, 2010 -- Vancouver, BC: Riverside Resources Inc. ("Riverside" or the "Company") (TSX-V: RRI) has granted incentive stock options for the purchase of up to 150,000 common shares of the Company, at a price of CDN$0.54, for a five year period to H. Andrew Daniels, recently appointed Vice President of Exploration of the Company.

About Riverside Resources:

Riverside is a well funded exploration team of focused, proactive gold discoverers with the breadth of knowledge to dig much deeper. The company currently has more than C$2,700,000 in the treasury and fewer than 22,000,000 shares issued. The company has an experienced exploration team that leverages its in-house technical knowledge and vast experience in the field to make discoveries. Our geologists use the company's proprietary Mexican database, which is an amalgamation of field knowledge, when it ventures to uncover opportunities that might otherwise be overlooked. The Company's hybrid "prospect generator / drill discoverer" model, allows Riverside to mitigate risk and conserve capital while exposing shareholders to discoveries through focused drill programs. Riverside's expertise is in the Americas with a focus in Mexico and Arizona. Additional property information and diagrams that have been completed by Riverside's in-house exploration team can be found on the Riverside Resources Inc. website at www.rivres.com.