July 12-16, 2020. Hermosa Beach, California.

Exclusive Event for Beach Volleyball Clubs

Beach Volleyball Clubs of America and JVA partner up to bring this great event to Hermosa Beach, CA. With over 80 clubs and 550 teams in attendance in 2019, it is the largest junior beach volleyball championship in the country.

The JVA’s mission to promote the growth of junior volleyball through program and resource development, education and events supports the mission of the BVCA. Our partnership enables JVA and BVCA members to share resources, ideas, and help meet common goals with the indoor and beach community across the country.

Qualification

Teams are selected by their club director. Beach Club Directors must RSVP and Request bids by March 15th. Bids will be awarded on April 7th, with an email on how to register your teams.

Each beach club will select their top team and the beach club director will register their athlete. Parents do not register. If a player graduated High School in the fall and went to college in the spring, she can NOT participate in the BVCA National Championships as a junior player. View Tournament Guidelines HERE.

RSVP to Request Bids Here

Below you will find all the additional information you need for the BVCA National Championship.

Schedule

Date Event
Sunday July 12th Pool Play for 16’s and 18’s to determine seeding into Gold/Silver/Bronze Flight
16’s Check-in 7:15-8:00 1st wave of competition
18’s Check-in 11:45-12:30 2nd wave of competition
Pool Play for 16’s and 18’s to determine seeding into Gold/Silver/Bronze Flight.
There will be 2 waves of competition. Please note the check in times are located at north side of the pier.
Monday July 13th 16’s and 18’s Check-in 8:00 North of the Pier-players meeting before match play starts
16’s and 18’s Championship seeded Bracket (match play tournament for Gold/Silver/Bronze flight
Depending on how the tournament plays out on time, we will try to play down to the semi-final rounds in each flight.
***Not all the u16’s &18’s teams make it to Tuesday. Only the final rounds in the bracket will be played on Tuesday.
Tuesday July 14th 12’s & 14’s Check-in: 8:00-8:30 Northside of the Pier
12’s & 14’s: pool play to determine seeding into Gold/Silver/Bronze Flight
Championship Day and Medal Ceremony for 16’s &18’s (Check in TBD)
Wednesday July 15th 12’s & 14’s Check-in 8:00 North of the Pier-players meeting before match play starts

12’s & 14’s Championship seeded Bracket (match play tournament for Gold/Silver/Bronze flight

Depending on how the tournament plays out on time, we will try to play down to the final rounds in each flight.
***Not all the u12’s and 14’s teams make it to Thursday and only the final rounds in the bracket will be played on Thursday.
Club vs Club Challenge Championship (Top 16 Clubs based on points qualify)
9:00 Check-in by club director northside of the pier
Each (squad) Club will play pool play to determine seeding for Championship Bracket on Thursday
College Teams Check-in: 9:30 for pool play to determine seeding into Championship Bracket on Thursday

Thursday July 16th Medal Ceremony and awards will be given out to individual teams, the overall Best Beach Club Championship, and the Club vs Club Championship Series
Championship Day and Medal Ceremony for 12’s &14’s (Check- in TBD)
Club vs Club Challenge Championship (Check- in TBD)
Collegiate Championship (Check- in TBD)
More Information

Our Partners

If you are interested in partnering with the JVA, contact Briana Schunzel