2014 Western Beach Nationals
Hosting BC, The Province of BC, and ViaSport are partners of the 2014 Beach Nationals in Parksville, BC
- Dates / Location
- Meetings / Check In
- Age Groups
- Tournament Features
- Suggested Itinerary
Dates / Location
Thursday August 14th Check-in for Teams Location: Parksville Waterfront Community Park Time: 12pm – 4 pm
Friday August 15th 9:00am – 5:00pm
Saturday August 16th 9:00am – 5:00pm
Sunday August 17th 9:00am – 5:00pm
Location: Parksville, BC
Meetings / Check In
Check in for the Western Beach Nationals will take place at the Parksville Waterfront Community Park August 14th from 12pm – 4pm.
Late check in is from 5-6pm at the Parksville Community Conference Centre and the players meeting will follow from 6pm-7pm.
Parksville Community Conference Centre 132 E Jensen Avenue Parksville, BC V9P 2H2
How to register:
Teams must register using the Volleyball Canada National Registration System (NRS).
Only fully paid members of each respective Provincial or Territorial Asscociation / Volleyball Canada are able to register for the 2014 Beach National Championships.
(Please note that all 2014 youth club athletes and coaches are already current members) If you have questions regarding your Volleyball BC membership please contact Adrian Goodmurphy (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Youth and Senior Eligibility, Player’s Handbook, Player Information is now posted on the VC website
Please note that you must play in a Provincial Championship in order to be eligible to compete at Nationals. If you are unable to compete at Provincials or if you are unable to compete at Provincial Championships due to force majeure, you must send a request for exemption to Adrian Goodmurphy (email@example.com).
You may choose to compete in two separate age groups at Provincial Championships. If you choose to do this, you must also send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org in order to request your desired age group at National Championships. Your request must be sent before July 28th, 2014.
Registration Opens: June 23rd, 2014 Early Bird Deadline: July 23rd, 2014 Final Deadline: August 6th, 2014
Early Bird: $230/team Final: $270/team
Court Size: 16m x 8 m
Official Ball: Wilson Canada Gold (H4310)
Rules: Volleyball Canada Beach Volleyball Rules will be followed.
Officiating: Referee Supervisors are assigned as roving officials. Players will be assigned as referees when they are not playing. All semi-final and final matches are officiated by sanctioned referees.
For sponsor or partnership inquiries please contact:
Dave Brewin Communications Manager email@example.com 604.291.2007 x 226
The competition venue will consist of 45 competition courts.
The maximum seating capacity is 2000. There is no entry fee to be a spectator.
Volleyball BC has partnered with The Beach Club Resort, a 4-star hotel located right on the beach and next to the event location. This is the perfect hotel for families and teams who want easy walking distance access to the tournament. Special event pricing has been secured for this event, so those attending the Beach Nationals will receive a discounted rate for this amazing hotel.
Or call reservations at 1-888-760-2008 and use code “Volleyball BC” to secure the discounted room rate
For bookings made before July 24, 2014 Travelodge Parksville is offering Volleyball BC and Volleyball Canada members discounted rates for August 14th through August 18th. Single and Double occupancy rooms are $145.00, Triple are $150, and Quad are $155.00. These rates are significantly discounted for our members.
For booking please contact the hotel directly at 250-248-2232 or toll free at 1-800-661-3110. Make sure to ask for the special rate for Volleyball BC members for the Western Beach Nationals.
Youth matches on feature courts
Full medical staff on site
Plenty of free parking on site
Excellent food on site, free snacks for players
Downtown host hotel, walk to all amenities
Beach check in
We are currently recruiting volunteers for the 2014 Youth Beach National Championships. Volunteers are required on Friday 15th, Saturday 16th and Sunday 17th of August and you can volunteer for 1, 2 or all 3 days.
Roles will include:
- Court Maintenance
- Courtside Assistants
All volunteers will receive a tank top and be provided with lunch during their shift.
If you are interested, please email Bethany Farnell at firstname.lastname@example.org with your name, email, cell number and availability.