Adult Tournaments

The 2019 Texas Volleyball Tour will have stops in Dallas, Austin, Houston and San Antonio for Open, AA, A, B & Coed divisions. (See Junior Tournaments for the 2019 Junior Beach Series). TVT Open events are sanctioned by AVP and Open athletes must have a current AVP Membership to participate. Athletes participating in AA,A & B divisions must have an AVP membership to participatei n the AVP America Points System, a membership is not required to compete at the local Texas level in AA, A & B. All 2019 TVT events will earn Texas Beach Volleyball Ranking & Grand Prix points. Learn more about TBV…

OPEN DIVISION

It’s a great time to be an Open player in Texas! TVT will be awarding 6 AVP Main Draw bids in 2019:

June 14-16 – Dallas
AVPNext U26 – BEST IN BEACH
1st Place teams in Men’s & Women’s Open will be awarded a main draw bid into the Manhattan Beach Open.  This is a National Event for athletes under the age of 26 and includes NCAA athletes and top Juniors nationwide.

June 29-30 – Dallas
AVPNext GOLD Texas – $20K in Prize Money
1st Place teams in Men’s & Women’s Open will be awarded a main draw bid into the Manhattan Beach Open. This event will have a $20K total payout, $10K per gender.

February-June
TEXAS VOLLEYBALL TOUR OPEN
Top Men’s & Women’s Open teams on the 2019 TVT will be awarded a main draw bid into the AVP Hermosa Beach Open. This is a series of 6 Open events across Texas and winning teams will be determined using the Texas Beach Volleyball Team Point System.


MONTHLY SPONSORSHIPS: OPEN, AA, A & B

TVT will offer monthly sponsorship opportunities for the top Texas Beach Volleyball Grand Prix point leader in each division (in the event of a tie, both athletes will be sponsored). Each month the top point leader will have all entry fees into TVT events sponsored. With the season starting in February, there will be set checkpoints to determine the monthly sponsorships. Sponsored athletes will then be able to play in their division and the division above and all entry fees will be sponsored.  (Leading athletes must have participated the month prior to sponsorship. Junior athletes are not eligible. AVPNext events are not included in sponsorship.)

DIVISION DESCRIPTIONS

Open: Excellent skills, very consistent, experienced
AA: Strong skills, consistent
A: Some solid skills, somewhat consistent
B
: Moderate skills, inconsistent
Unrated: New to the beach game/recreational
Coed: 2s, 3s and 4s
Blind Draws: Open to all levels.  It’s the luck of the draw!

See Junior Tournaments for Junior divisions.

CHECK-IN TIMES

Open 
Check-In: 7:00-7:30am
Play Begins: 7:45am*
(Open teams will have staggered check-in times depending on where they fall on the bracket. The earliest a team will check in is 7-7:30am. All check-in times will be sent out the week before the tournament.)

AA, A & B on Saturdays
Check-In: 10:15-10:45am
Play Begins: 11:00am*

AA, A & B Sundays
Check-In: 8:00-8:30am
Play Begins: 8:45am*

*Check-in times are based on the number of teams in a division and are subject to change. Final check-in times will be sent out to athletes the week before the event. Late teams will forfeit their first game.

FORMAT

Open divisions will be double elimination match play in the winners.  Contenders bracket could be 1 to 25 depending on the number of teams. Playing 1 game to 25 in the contenders bracket allows an event to be completed in one day when there is a large number of teams.

AA, A & B divisions will start with pool play and all teams will advance to playoffs. Semis and finals will be match play.

PRIZES

OPEN
Cash Prizes for top finishers

ALL OTHER DIVISIONS 
1st: Plastic Backpacks, Wilson Balls, or Gift Certificates and Tees
2nd: Tees, Hats, Beach Towels or other Apparel
3rd: Tees

2019 Texas Volleyball Tour

Open, AA, A, B

FEBRUARY

23-24 Dallas: AVP Hermosa Beach Qualifier #1 Texas Beach Volleyball Open, AA, A & B/AVP America Sandbar

MARCH

 9-10 Houston: AVP Hermosa Beach Qualifier #2  Texas Beach Volleyball Open, AA, A & B/AVP America District 249
16-17 Austin: VolleyFest Blind Draw & Texas Beach Volleyball: A & B/AVP America Wooly’s & Krieg
30-31 DallasAVP Hermosa Beach Qualifier #3 Texas Beach Volleyball Open, AA, A & B/AVP America Sandbar

APRIL

13 Austin: Texas Beach Volleyball AA, A & B/AVP America Wooly’s
27-28 DallasAVP Hermosa Beach Qualifier #4 Texas Beach Volleyball Open, AA, A & B/AVP America Sandbar

MAY

4-5 AVP Huntington Beach
11-12 Austin: Texas Beach Volleyball A & B/AVP America  Wooly’s & Krieg
17-19 AVP Austin

JUNE

1-2 Dallas: AVP Hermosa Beach Qualifier #5 Texas Beach Volleyball Open, AA, A & B/AVP America Sandbar
7-9 AVP Gold Series New York
15 Dallas: AVPNext U26 Best in Beach- AVP Manhattan Beach Open Bids Awarded to Top Men’s & Women’s Open Teams (open to everyone 26 & underSandbar
21-23 AVP Seattle
29-30 DallasAVPNext GOLD $20K Payout & AVP Hermosa Beach Qualifier #6 Texas Beach Volleyball Open, AA, A & B/AVP America – AVP Manhattan Beach & Hermosa Beach Open Bids Awarded to Top Men’s & Women’s Open Teams Sandbar

JULY

26-28 AVP Hermosa Beach

AUGUST

4-5 AVP Gold Series Manhattan Beach
30-9/1 AVP Gold Series Chicago Championships

SEPTEMBER

22-23 AVP Hawaii

OCTOBER

5-6 Huntington Beach: AVP America National Championships: AA, A & B

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