AVPNext Series


Registration Information:

  • Tournament Dates for 2018
    • June 2:
      • Location: 33rd St on the Oceanfront, Virginia Beach, Virginia
    • July 14:
      • Location: 33rd St on the Oceanfront, Virginia Beach, Virginia
    • August 4/5: Saturday Men; Sunday Women
      • Location:  Virginia Beach Field House Sand Courts (2020 Landstown Centre Way, Virginia Beach, VA 23456)
  • Divisions Offered:
    • Men’s and Women’s 2s
  • Teams consist of only 2 players
  • Registration online is required by midnight the Wednesday before the scheduled event. Walk-up registrations will not be accepted.
    • Fee – $100/team………..REGISTER
    • All participants must be AVP members prior to registering…….MEMBERSHIP
    • Final confirmation of registration will be sent after players have been verified and space is available.  Player substitutions will not be permitted after registration has been confirmed.

Prizes:

  • Cash/prize Award:
    • Minimum 5 teams need for cash payout to apply
    • $1000 for 1st place in men’s; prizes for 2nd, 3rd, 4th
    • $500 for 1st place in women’s; prizes for 2nd, 3rd, 4th
  • Point Award:
    • Consult AVP website for point distrubtions

Logistics:

  • Check-in Tent:
    • Check-in between 7-7:30am
    • Both participants must present photo id
    • Participant waivers must be turned in/filled out at registration. Waiver
    • Player, Coaches should gather at the tents at 7:40am for general announcements, rules and court assignments
  • At the oceanfront location, tents and umbrellas can only be setup on the east side of the court areas along/behind the trashcan line. Chairs are allowed on west side of the courts next to the boardwalk. Emergency vehicles must be able to drive between the courts and your tents/umbrellas/chairs or you will be asked to relocate your items.
  • Oceanfront location Parking Suggestions

Format:

  • Pool play followed by double elimination playoffs with divisions under 32 teams. Divisions with more than 32 teams will have a single elimination playoff format
  • 3 team pools will play one rally score game to 30 points against each opponent with sideout being played on game point.
  • 4 team pools will play one rally score game to 21 points against each opponent with sideout being played on game point.
  • All playoff matches will be one rally scored game to 21 with sideout being played on game point. All games are win by 2.
  • ALL TEAMS make it into the double/single elimination playoff bracket

Rules and Guidelines:

  • Rules
  • Teams play without outside intervention or assistance of any type.
    • Spectators are encouraged to cheer, only. No external assistance is allowed.
    • Coaches, when present, may cheer the exceptional play, but may only instruct during timeouts, court-switches, and between sets.

What to Bring:

  • Sand Socks, water containers, sunscreen
  • Tents, umbrellas, and chairs. At the Oceanfront tournaments, there may be beach equipment rental stations located on the beach that rents chairs (~$8-12) and umbrellas (~$15) to the public. There are also many beach shops that sell chairs and umbrellas.