Tampa Bay Beach Bums, LLC [6769] - Event Details

May 30 - 31, 2020
Beach Volleyball Event
May 30 - 31, 2020
1160 Gulf Blvd., Clearwater Beach, FL


AVPNext VolleyInvasion III (confirmed re-scheduled dates!)
AVPA Juniors East Coast Championship Qualifier. Presented by Sheraton Sand Key (w/ $149 rooms, includes parking + no resort fees!)

Divisions: Men's Open; Men's AA; Men's A; Men's BB; Women's Open; Women's AA; Women's A; Women's BB; Coed 2's Open; Coed 2's AA; Coed 2's A; Coed 2's BB; Boys 18 & Under; Girls 18 & Under; Girls 16 & Under; Girls 14 & Under; Girls 12 & Under;

Online Registration is Closed

Additional Information:

??IMPORTANT!    Hotel & tournament are coordinating on additional safety precautions for these events:

  • contactless check-in, pool play scoring & brackets - via BeachBums.BracketPal.com - works on any smart phone!
  • all hotel employees that are immediately in contact with guests will be wearing mask & gloves
  • medical tent onsite
  • no 4's divisions offered (only 2's)
  • max 4-5 teams per court  
  • hotel guests & players to practice social distancing guidelines set by CDC
  • players requested to forego side change / game ending hand shakes
  • sanitizing stations abundantly distributed throughout hotel / venue.
  • ball sanitizing stations to be used between games

               (note: Wilson AVP Optx to be used in all divisions) 

  • added spacing between courts
  • added ball-barriers to keep more balls on home court
  • space required between all player and vendor tents
  • providing live-stream of more games for off-site spectating

Host Hotel:

As gracious host hotel, the Sheraton Sand Key (Clearwater Beach) is offering incredible $149 player rates for Beach Bums' confirmed return to the beach

              … with $149 deal good for both tourneys: May 30-31 (VolleyInvasion III) + June 13-14 (Lucky Luau) 

VolleyInvasion III (May 30-31) - Sheraton Sand Key resort has extended our group rates (via email below only)! 

        Thur = $149, Fri = $149, Sat = $179, Sun = $149 

        Email your contact info & requested dates to group.reservations@sheratonsandkey.com

Lucky Luau - hotel link (must be booked by Jun 1)

Finally a chance to get back to the our beautiful beaches … with:

1) no resort fees

2) free parking for hotel guests

3) free shuttle to Clearwater Beach

4) plenty of volleyball courts available on site for duration of your stay (doubles play only please)

5) Sheraton Sand Key sits on huge private beach, directly on Gulf of Mexico 

6) resort amenities include onsite pool, restaurants & lounges 


Event Schedule:


8am / Men's & Women's Open ($119/team) / check-in 7:15am-7:45am

           note: additional courts being set up specifically for MO/WO use as well 

9am / Men's & Women's AA ($70/team) / check-in 8:15am
10am / Men’s & Women’s A, B-BB ($70/team) / check-in 9:15am

8am / Men's & Women's Open (playoffs continued) 

9am / AVP America 2-Star Juniors Qualifier ($70/team) / check-in 8am 
10am / Coed 2's AA-Open ($70/team) / check-in 9:15am
11am / Coed 2's A, B-BB ($70/team) / check-in 10:15am

All teams will be required to ref other games throughout day.
Every minute late = +1 point for the opponent.
This same penalty applies to late refs.
This will only work if refs cooperate and are on time.
We have to be strict with this.
This policy will remain throughout the tournament.
Double elimination. Switch sides every 7 points.
Match play: two (2) games to 21, then third to 15 (if needed)
Guaranteed two (2) matches then remainder of consolation bracket is one (1) game to 28

Call your own games.
Games are to 21, cap at 25, switch sides every 7 points.
3 games pool play per team guaranteed.

First game of the session:
10 min grace, then -4 points, then 5 min after is forfeit. (15 min total)
Every game following:
5 min grace, then -4 points, then 5 min after is forfeit (10 min total)
Looking to finish on time with everyone`s help, thank you!

This a friendly but competitive tournament.
Please act with good sportsmanship and respect.

Everyone plays at their own risk.

Sign up on the "Free Agent Form" and we will do our best to connect you with other players looking to play!

AVP America membership is required for all players. Memberships are $20 online. All memberships run for 365 days from the day of purchase. Members can login using their member ID number and password to see if membership is active or inactive. All membership fees are used for the $79,000 AVP America Grand Prix systems, a National Ranking System, Regional Championships, the end of season National Championship and event liability insurance.

Sponsors:  Sheraton Sand Key, Wilson, Unsinkable Polarized Sunglasses, Park & Sun Sports, Rider Sandals, Sand Socks, DiG Magazine, Visit St. Pete Clearwater

*Questions? Comments? Feedback?
      Dominic Nelson 
      (727) 479-9834 cell

Don't know AVP membership number?
No problem, you can look it up here.

(Please Note: Red = Expired, Green = Good to Go!)


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