2017 - Youth Beach Nationals presented by Rider - Ottawa
Be sure to fill out our post event survey! Check out the Event Information folder and complete the survey by September 11th for your chance to win a Volleyball Canada prize pack including a $75 gift card to lululemon! Players, coaches and spectators alike are all welcome to submit!
Kuruppu/Van Zeumeren (ON)
Bonin Roy/Lafleur (QC)
Deguire /Fournier-Brulotte (QC)
Del Paggio/Del Paggio (QC)
*Please note that with the event starting to fill up, we still encourage teams to register on the waitlist (at no cost) as we may be able to open some spot depending on interest.*
Unfortunately the 24U age category for both male and female have been cancelled due to low registrations. We look forward to trying to run this age group again in the future.
Registration opens: Tuesday, June 6th
Early Deadline: Tuesday, July 18th
Final Deadline: Tuesday, August 8th
Registration support: firstname.lastname@example.org
Early Bird Price: $235
Late Registration Price: $285
Accommodations & Travel
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Ottawa East Orleans
Location: 500 Brisbois Crescent, Ottawa, ON K1E 0A6
Rate: $159/night (+tax)
Includes: Hot & cold breakfast buffet, free WIFI, pool access, outdoor parking
To reserve a room, please call 613-824-8444 or click HERE and use code BNV.
Holiday Inn Ottawa East
Location: 1199 Joseph Cyr Street, Ottawa, ON K1J 7T4
Rate: $144/night (+tax)
Includes: Hot breakfast (for up to 2 people), parking
To reserve a room, please call 613-744-1060.
Click HERE for more information.
Volleyball Canada is proud to once again have Absolute Travel Specialists on board as our official travel booking partner for the Volleyball Canada Beach National Championships. Absolute Travel is an optional service to help ease the booking process and secure competitive rates.
Max Volley Shefford Park
813 Shefford Road, Ottawa, ON
Parking is available free of charge in the Sensplex parking lot. If full, there is ample street parking on Shefford Road.
BBQ food and drinks will be available for purchase on site.(Cash only)
Stella Luna will be on site Friday and Saturday selling gelato and smoothies.
We encourage players and spectators to bring enough water for the day as bottle refills are limited in the arena.
Tents and Umbrellas
Tents and umbrellas will be only allowed in the grass section surrounding the sand courts.
IMPORTANT SCHEDULE CHANGE - SATURDAY
We have made the decision to adjust the play format for Saturday in order to try and avoid the predicted late afternoon thunderstorms.
Pools of 4:
Best 2/3 first two sets to 21, third set if required to 15.
Scheduled breaks will be eliminated. This will not be changed online but will be reflected on the score sheet. Please check with the control tent to verify game start times for your pool.
Pools of 5:
Best 2/3 with ALL sets to 15. Must win by 2 with no cap.
There will be no technical time out and side switches will occur at 5 points.Please watch the progress of your pool carefully as games will progress faster than scheduled start times.
New format will be written on the score sheets.
We thank you all for your patience and cooperation while we work through the challenges presented by the weather conditions. If you have any questions, please see us at the Control Tent.
Beach National Championships is a 3 day event with an additional day required for check in. Below you will find a general event schedule.
Day 1 – Thursday August 17th: Check In and Practice Times
Day 2 – Friday August 18th: Pool Play
Day 3 – Saturday August 19th: Power Pools
Day 4 – Sunday August 20th: Playoffs
All OFFICIAL tournament schedules will be available online after check in has finished Thursday, August 17th 2017.
Match-ups and game times throughout the weekend can be found on www.iset.net .
All matches have pre-assigned start times. No match is to start prior to the pre-assigned start time.
Should a court run late, the next match shall start 10 minutes after the end of the previous match.
Post Event Survey
Be sure to fill out our post event surveyfor your chance to win a Volleyball Canada prize pack including a $75 gift card to lululemon! Players, coaches and spectators alike are all welcome to submit!
Team Check-in & Players Meeting
It is the responsibility of each team to ensure that they attend the team check-in and players meeting.
Team check-in will take place on Thursday, August 17th at 12-8pm. Please note that all athletes must provide proof of age when checking in (birth certificate, driver’s license, health card, or passport). Photocopies are accepted.
The Player's meeting will take place at the beach on the first day of competition, Friday August 18th before the first match. Time to be determined.
The meeting will include the following:
- Rule clarifications
- Tournament format (start times, number of matches/day etc.)
- Tournament schedule
- Introduction and review of the role of the Tournament Committee
- Any new policies or regulations
Practice courts will be available Thursday, August 17th from 12pm to 5pm on a first come, first serve basis.
Rules & Policies
Youth Player Handbook
The Youth Player Handbook is where you will find information on the guidelines that are specific to Volleyball Canada's Beach National Championships. This handbook should provide you with all necessary information you will need to know before attending the event.
Please refer to the Eligibility Requirements document for details on the age categories that will be in place for the National Championships as well as requirements each team must have in order to participate in the event.
Code of Conduct
The purpose of this Code of Conduct and Ethics is to ensure a safe and positive environment within Volleyball Canada programs, activities and events, by making all individuals aware that there is an expectation of appropriate behavior, consistent with the values of Volleyball Canada, at all times.
Please review the VC Concussion Policy and Protocol to see the measures that we will be implementing at all Beach National Championships.
Suspended Play Policy
Volleyball Canada has a suspended play policy in the event of severe weather during one of our beach national championships. Please be aware of this policy prior to the event.
Please consult the 2017-2020 FIVB Beach Rulebook for information on the rules that Volleyball Canada implements for all beach events. Please also consult the Rule Variations that affect Volleyball Canada beach competitions.
Partner Change Requests
If you would like to request a partner change, please email Andrea Bailie at email@example.com
Media & Communications
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August 22 - Beach Nationals 2017 Wrap Up!