Sandbox CT - Event Details

July 9, 2017
Beach Volleyball Event
July 9, 2017
900 Groton Long Point Road, Groton, CT

 
The Sandbox Juniors Beach Volleyball Series
Sponsored by CT Velocity Volleyball Club

Divisions: Boys 18 & Under; Boys 16 & Under; Boys 14 & Under; Girls 18 & Under; Girls 16 & Under; Girls 14 & Under; Girls 12 & Under;

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Details:

THE SANDBOX is proud to announce the 2017 Beach Volleyball Tournament Series, taking place this summer at two great venues - Esker Point beach in Groton, CT and Ocean Beach in New London CT. Here’s what you need to know to get in the game!

 

NOTE: All registering teams MUST have two (2) Players listed, and BOTH Players MUST have a VALID Volley America membership, at the time of registration. Any team registered as a 1-Player team (no Player 2 listed), or any team registered with Player(s) not having a valid Volley America membership, will be removed from the Entry List without notice or recourse.

 

REGISTER and pay through the Volley America web site:

- $60* per team

- $15** annual Volley America membership required for each participant.

* price includes $10 discount for online registration and payment. On-site / day-of event registration fee is $70

** price includes $5 discount for online membership purchase. On-site / day-of annual membership fee is $20

 

DATES:

 

- Saturday May 20th 2017 - 8am to 5pm (Men/Wom at Esker Point Beach, Groton CT)

- Sunday May 21st 2017 - 9am to 5pm (Coed at Esker Point Beach, Groton CT)

 

- Saturday May 27th 2017 [Memorial Day weekend] - 8am to 5pm (Men/Wom; at Ocean Beach, New London, CT)

- Sunday May 28th 2017 [Memorial Day weekend] - 9am to 5pm (Coed; at Ocean Beach, New London, CT)

 

- Saturday June 17th 2017 - 8am to 5pm (Men/Wom at Esker Point Beach, Groton CT)

- Sunday June 18th 2017 - 9am to 5pm (Coed at Esker Point Beach, Groton CT)

 

- Saturday July 1st 2017 [4th of July weekend] - 8am to 5pm (Men/Wom at Esker Point Beach, Groton CT)

- Sunday July 2nd 2017 [4th of July weekend] - 9am to 5pm (Coed at Esker Point Beach, Groton CT)

 

- Saturday August 12th 2017 - 8am to 5pm (Men/Wom/Coed at Esker Point Beach, Groton CT; Volley America Flyaway Qualifier)

- Sunday August 13th 2017 - 9am to 5pm (Coed at Esker Point Beach, Groton CT)

 

- Saturday September 2nd 2017 [Labor Day weekend] - 8am to 5pm (Men/Wom; at Ocean Beach, New London CT) – DOUBLE VA POINTS!!

- Sunday September 3rd 2017 [Labor Day weekend] - 9am to 5pm (Coed; at Ocean Beach, New London CT) – DOUBLE VA POINTS!!

 

- Saturday September 9th, 2017 - 8am to 5pm (Men/Wom/Coed at Esker Point Beach, Groton CT)

- Sunday September 10th 2017 - 9am to 5pm (Coed at Esker Point Beach, Groton CT)

 

 Juniors Tournaments

- Sunday June 11th 2017 – 9am to 5pm (Juniors; at Esker Point Beach, Groton CT)

- Sunday June 25th 2017 – 9am to 5pm (Juniors; at Esker Point Beach, Groton CT)

- Sunday July 9th 2017 – 9am to 5pm (Juniors; at Esker Point Beach, Groton CT)

 

FORMAT:

- Doubles (2X2) - Mens, Womens and Coed.

- Pool play with single elimination finals.

 

DIVISIONS*:

- Intermediate (B)

- Skilled (A)

- Advanced (AA)

- Open (O)

*Divisions may be combined at the discretion of the tournament coordinator.

 

SCHEDULE:

8:00 am – OPEN division checkin (9:00 am on COED Sundays)

8:30 am – All other divisions checkin (9:30 am on COED Sundays)

9:00 am - 1st match start (10:00 am on COED Sundays)

2:00 pm – estimated time that some nets will be available for pickup play

4:00 pm – estimated time that final matches will occur

 

NUMBER OF TEAMS:

- Esker Point Beach: 10 net maximum, 10 teams maximum per division

- Ocean Beach: 20 net maximum, 20 teams maximum per division

- Divisions filled on first-come, first-served basis

- Advance registration and payment is REQUIRED to guarantee your team spot!

- Walk-ons will be accommodated as able.

 

PRIZES:

- $520 minimum prize purse for Open divisions with 10 or more teams in the division. A minimum of $50 will be deducted from the prize purse total for each team under 10.

- $250 minimum prize purse for AA divisions with 10 or more teams in the division. A minimum of $50 will be deducted from the prize purse total for each team under 5.

- $400 minimum prize purse for COED AA divisions with 10 or more teams in the division. A minimum of $50 will be deducted from the prize purse total for each team under 10.

- Merchandise, sponsor prizes and beach volleyball essentials available to all divisions at the discretion of the tournament coordinator.

 

 


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