Beach Week

Welcome to the greatest week of the summer!  You asked and we delivered.

This week has something for everyone and I mean EVERYONE!  Whether you are a parent, athlete, coach or a spectator, we have you covered.

This week features, AVP Junior Nationals, AVP Club Championships & AVPNext GOLD $100,000 Tournament! Buckle up for one heck of a week!


July 19-20 Beach Nation Clinics

Beach Nation's world class coaching staff has unparalleled experience ranging from teaching the youngest athletes in club volleyball to winning the FIVB World Championships, winning an Olympic Gold Medal, and every level in between. At Beach Nation, you'll be coached by the top beach players, Top-Level Collegiate Beach Coaches, Olympic gold medalists, USA Beach National Team members, USA National Team Coaches and every level in between.

Colleges in attendance so far - Cal Poly,  University of South Carolina, Florida Atlantic University, Grand Canyon University, University of Tampa, Georgia State University, Jacksonville State University, Univerity of Alabama-Birmingham and many more to come!

Monday July 19, 2021- Small group clinic only offering 32 spots!  This will offer the athlete a smaller-feel and more facetime experience with College Coaches & National Team Scouts.

Tuesday July 20, 2021- Offers 3 sessions!  Yes, triple the time for you to get to know collegiate coaches and their aesthetic.  All 3 sessions cover different topics!

Register Now! Space is limited!


July 21-23 Junior Competition

Collegiate Recruiting, Live-Streamed and Commentated, Elevated Prizes, DJ/Emcee, AVP Refs for Semis & Finals, Food Trucks and Vendors!

Registration closes on 7/14/2021 at 9 pm EST

Location: Beach at S Albany Ave / 3798 Boardwalk, Atlantic City, NJ 08401

Dates: July 21-23, 2021

Host Hotel: Tropicana Hotel & Casino - Check out these great rates! Book Now! 

How to Qualify:

This is a bid event for Girls 18U, 16U, 14U, 12U & Boys 18U, 16U, 14U!

  • All 1, 2 & 3-star events hosted by AVP America & AVPA Promoters from Dec 1, 2020 through June 20, 2021 will award bids to Beach Week!
  • Bid winners can play with any partner of their choice. Only one partner is required to have won a bid in order to compete.
  • Bids are not age specific. Athletes can compete in any division they are eligible for at the time of the event.


  • All games are match play throughout the tournament including Pool Play and Playoff Brackets Match Play: Best 2 out of 3 (2 games to 21 points, 3rd game to 15 points if necessary)
  • EVERYONE makes it to day 3!
  • *Depending on the number of teams, format is always subject to change


  • Wednesday, July 21
    • Pool Play (match play)
      • Wave 1: Start Time: 8:00am ALL Boys + Girls 12u + Girls 14u
      • Wave 2: Start Time: 2:00pm Girls 16u + Girls 18u
    • AVP Nationals Banquet held inside the Tropicana Hotel & Casino (7:30pm to 10pm)
      • Young Gun Awards
      • Eric Zaun Memorial Scholarship
      • Panel of Coaches & Olympians
      • Space will be limited, registration opening at the end of May!
  • Thursday, July 22
    • Wave 1: Start Time: 8:00am ALL Boys + Girls 12u + Girls 14u
    • Wave 2: Start Time: 2:00pm Girls 16u + Girls 18u
    • Pool Play Continued to determine playoff brackets
  • Friday, July 23
    • Playoffs
    • Semis and Finals will be live-streamed and commentated on

Register Now!


July 24-25 AVP Club Championships

Open to all clubs! Boys and Girls Divisions!

Squads of 3 teams (multiple squads per club are permitted with no limit) Division 1 or Division 2 will be determined by the Club's Director

Price: $450/squad of 3 teams

  • Saturday, July 24
    • AVP Junior Club Championships- Pool Play (matches)
  • Sunday, July 25
    • AVP Junior Club Championship - Playoffs
      • All squads make it both days
      • Single Elim (match play)

Register Today! 

Host Hotel: Tropicana Hotel & Casino - Check out these great rates! Book Now! 

Pools & Brackets:

  • All pools, brackets and game times will be posted online
  • Ref teams should enter the scores after each match or bring the scores to the assigned check-in tent for AVP staff to enter

Dress Code:

  • Uniforms are not required. However, matching color bottoms and tops are encouraged.
  • All athletes are REQUIRED to wear a top that covers your midsection when standing, and full coverage bottoms.

Junior Age Requirements:

Players will be required to compete in their respective divisions at the time of the event (see Junior Age Requirements, which update on 9/1 every year)


Make sure you have completed all the requirements in order to coach at this event:

Coach Check-in:

  • Coaches MUST check-in with AVP Staff to receive coaching credentials for the event
  • Coaches will report to the AVP Staff tent (center court area) to check-in (temp check and pickup credentials) each day

Coach's Meeting:

Led by Head AVP Official, John King on Wednesday at 7:40am and 1:40pm near Center Court.

Make sure you know the Coaching Rules that were included in the AVP America Coaching Pass.

Wear your credentials! All coaches that are certified to coach at Beach Week must have their credentials on to coach (wristband & badge).

You asked for it...........

Beach Week is now the premier week in beach volleyball!

Offering a $100,000 prize purse, live-streamed, commentated, DJ & emcee, vendors, food trucks and so much more, this event is sure to please everyone!

Date: July 24-25

Divisions: Men's and Women's Open 

Location: 3798 Boardwalk, Atlantic City, NJ

Host Hotel:  The event is closest to the Tropicana Casino and is a prime spot for dinner, gambling and drinks!  Check out the rates!  It's the BEST deal you will find and is also in walking distance to the event

Entry Fee: $200/team

Format: Double Elimination