Hotel information will be updated as the event draws nearer.
There are 3 tiers of Competition for Beach Junior Nationals. Very similar to Boys and Girls Junior Nationals.
National Open Bids: May only be obtained at a Beach National Qualifier.
Regional Open Bids: May only be obtained at Beach Regional Qualifiers. Gateway Regional Beach Bids are ONLY available to Gateway Region Pairings where both players are Gateway Region Members.
Pay to Play Division - Similar to the Indoor Boys JNC "Club" division, or the Indoor Girls JNC "Patriot" division.
TORRANCE, Calif. (Dec. 20, 2018) – One of beach volleyball’s most historic sites will host one of USA Volleyball’s biggest events in 2019.
Manhattan Beach, Calif., will host the 2019 USA National Beach Tour - Junior Championships on July 18-23.
Athletes can qualify for the NBT-Junior Championships at 2019 National Beach Qualifiers (BNQs) that will be held around the country. The top four pairs in each division from Beach National Qualifiers and a select number of bid winners from Beach Regional Qualifiers earn spots into the national championship.
Players can register now for 2019 NBT events at nationalbeachtour.com.
More information at http://bit.ly/92018BVB
Last summer, we saw an impressive field of 85 juniors doubles teams competing for Regional bids. So impressive was our turnout at Nationals, USAV returned the Gateway Open back to a NATIONAL Beach Qualifier! Please realize due to popularity and available space , Field Sizes will be capped - so register soon!
What: The Gateway Beach Open. Junior Beach Tour.
When: May 23-25, 2020
For event questions please contact Jennifer Morecraft, 314-849-1221, firstname.lastname@example.org
•18 and Under Division - Players who were born on or after September 1, 2000 or Players who were born on or after September 1, 1999 and a high school student in the 12th grade or below during some part of the current academic year
•16 and Under Division - Players who were born on or after September 1, 2002
•14 and Under Division - Players who were born on or after September 1, 2004
•12 and Under Division - Players who were born on or after September 1, 2006
Uniforms are not required but are encouraged. All athletes are REQUIRED to wear a top, for girls it must cover your midsection when standing, and bottoms such as spandex, shorts or leggings. No bikinis will be permitted for any team. For boys it must be a tank top or t-shirt that covers the midsection when standing, and bottoms such as board shorts, athletic shorts. No brief type swim trunks.
Please note: Afternoon and Evening Start times are tentative, and are reliant on the completion of the previous wave