Sandbox, The (CT) [5554] - Event Details

August 31, 2019
Beach Volleyball Event
August 31, 2019
98 Neptune Avenue, New London, CT


AVP America National Qualifier - Ocean Beach, Mens / Womens Divisions - Labor Day Weekend
Men`s Open & AA Registration will be available on 08/19/2019 12:00pm. *Payment at time of registration is required

Divisions: Men's Open; Men's AA; Men's A; Men's B; Women's Open; Women's AA; Women's A;

Online Registration is Closed

Additional Information:

AVP America National Qualifier

Mens and Womens Open Divisons only a $200 travel stipend for the Nationals event, taking place in Huntington Beach CA the weekend of Oct 5-6.


THE SANDBOX is proud to announce the 2019 Beach Volleyball Tournament Series, taking place this summer at two great venues - Ocean Beach in New London, CT and Esker Point beach in Groton, 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 AVP 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 AVP 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


- Doubles (2X2) - Mens, Womens

- Pool play with single elimination finals.



- Intermediate (B)

- Skilled (A)

- Advanced (AA)

- Open (O) - highest level

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



8:00 am – OPEN division checkin 

8:30 am – All other divisions checkin

9:00 am - 1st match start 

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

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



- 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.



- $710 minimum prize purse for Open divisions with 10 or more teams in the division. A minimum of $80 will be deducted from the prize purse total for each team under 10.

- $400 minimum prize purse for COEDAA 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.


Sandbox, The (CT)

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