Volleyball Alberta Adult Beach Tournament Series
Due to the Covid-19 situation the 2020 Jon Walsh/Adult Beach Provincials have been cancelled
Volleyball Alberta Adult Tournaments are hosted throughout the summer months in Calgary, and Sylvan Lake. The 2019 Adult Beach Player Handbook will provide you with additional rules and regulations for the Volleyball Alberta Adult tournament series. Please review the handbook prior to the beach season to ensure you are aware of all the rules and regulations.
Registration deadline is the Monday prior to the tournament, if late entry is granted a $20 late fee will be charged in addition to the entry fee.
Divisions of Play
The Adult tournaments will have two divisions to include a wider range of skill level and competition.
Elite Division: This Division includes Alberta's top teams, and is open to athletes wanting to play high-level beach volleyball. Out of province teams are welcome to register in this division through the Wildcard application.
The Elite Division will be split into the following two categories:
AAA: The top 8 seeded teams for both male and female. This category may be expanded to accommodate any successful Wildcard applicants.
AA: Teams registered for the Elite Division who are not in the AAA draw.
Adult Beach Tournaments - Draws
NOTE: All out of province teams must apply for Wildcard consideration. The Wildcard application form can be found here, and must be submitted to email@example.com before the tournament deadline.
Step-by-step instructions on How to Register for Beach Tournaments.
Tournament Registration Deadline the Monday PRIOR to the event at 21:59 MST (23:59 EST). It is the players' responsibility to confirm their own registration. Please see the 2020 Beach Schedule for all tournament registration deadlines.
Membership Fee - There is a membership fee ($8.25) that must be paid prior to entering into all events. You must be a member(recreational role) in order to successfully register on-line. If you or your partner are not members, the computer will not let you enter into the event(s). Please note that any teams wishing to participate in the Volleyball Canada National Championships will need to upgrade to a full beach membership.
Registration Process - Volleyball Alberta accepts on-line registrations ONLY. As previously stated, you must become a Volleyball Alberta member in order to successfully register for events.
All Beach event registrations are done through the Volleyball Registration System (VRS)
For information on Beach Programs, please contact Ray Sewell at firstname.lastname@example.org
Volleyball Canada Senior National Championships
All Volleyball Canada's National Championships are an OPEN FORMAT. This allows ALL Alberta teams who participated in a Provincial Championship to participate in Beach Nationals in the same category in which they competed in at Provincials. Individual athletes and/or teams unable to meet these requirements may request an exemption from Volleyball Alberta. Exemption requests will be reviewed on a case by case basis.
Please note: Any Alberta teams wishing to register for nationals will need to upgrade to the Competitive Adult Beach Membership.
For more information please visit the Volleyball Canada website.