December 2-4, 2023

Chicago, Illinois

Presented by Nike


The Chi-Town Boys Challenge is a three-day boys event co-hosted by the JVA and AAU at McCormick Place in downtown Chicago. This event awards the 1st and 2nd place teams in each division with a paid entry to the AAU National Championships in Orlando, Florida! The Chi-Town Boys Challenge is an AAU sanctioned event and participants need to be members of AAU.

Boys 12U-18U

Over 500 teams from around the country will compete in this high level event, making it one of the best events of the season!


2022 Results
$750/Team (JVA member clubs)
$775/Team (non-member clubs)

Below you will find all the additional information you need for the Chi-Town Boys Challenge.

Event Partners

Check out the resources offered by our tournament partners.


Dominate the Court. Shop the latest in footwear, apparel, and gear from Nike Volleyball with Athlete Performance Solutions.

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Molten is proud to be the official volleyball of the JVA. Join Molten at and on social media.

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Acai Bowls

Play at your best and refuel with Acai SuperBowls before your next match. Tasty Bowls with Organic Powerhouse Nutrition!

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Event Swag

Grab your event swag at the Chitown Boys Challenge pro shop during your down time at the tournament!

Our Partners

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