USAV Open

BREAKING NEWS

It's never too late to plan early! 2018 USA Volleyball Open Nationals will be in Dallas Texas and just announced the 2019 Open Nationals will be held in Columbus Ohio.

2016 USAV Open Volleyball Championship

 

Orlando, Florida

 
Note: These guidelines also apply to Yankee Championships and Regionals.
 
Looking for your USAV Membership Number?
Membership numbers are now stored in the Membership Lists.
 


Nationals/US Open Ratings:
Ratings for the US Open are the same as Regionals for single gender tournaments (see below) except there is no minimum required for the US Open.

Nationals Coed and Reverse Coed Conversions:
B/BB No more than 3 B+, the rest B or below

***In addition, you will not be allowed to have all 3 B+ ratings in one gender. (for example: you may not bring a team of 3 B+ women and 3 B men or vice versa)***

Regionals Ratings:
Men's AA: No limit
Men's A: 2 A, 4 A-, the rest below
    (An A+ will be allowed IF they take fewer A/A- players)
    Minimum for A/AA: 41 points
    (exceptions will be made for teams playing A or AA at nationals)
Men's BB: 1 A-, 3 B+, the rest B or below
    Minimum for BB: 35 points
    (exceptions will be made for teams playing BB at nationals)
Men's B: 1 B+, 3 B, the rest B- and below     OR         5 B, the rest B- and below.
    Minimum for B: 27 points (exceptions will be made for teams playing B at nationals)

Women's AA: No limit
Women's A: 1 A, 5 A-, the rest B+ or below
    Minimum for A/AA: 41 points (exceptions will be made for teams playing A or AA at nationals)
Women's BB: 1 A-, 3 B+, the rest B or below
    Minimum for BB: 35 points
    (exceptions will be made for teams playing BB at nationals)
Women's B: 3 B, the rest B- or below
    Minimum for B: 27 points (exceptions will be made for teams playing B at nationals)
 
 

The Pre-tournament Manual for the 2016 US Open Volleyball Championships is now posted on the USA Volleyball website.
Select 2016 USA Volleyball Adult Open Championships.
From the blue menu on the left side of the event page, select Pre-Tournament Manual.
 
Competition will be conducted at the Orange County Convention Center, Orlando FL.
 
All registration for this event will be done through the Advanced Events System. You will need to create a new login and password since the entire system has been restructured.
 
 

CHECK LIST FOR NATIONALS ENTRY FORM
  1. INDIVIDUAL CHECKS must be written for EACH TEAM or entry will be refused.
    ALL checks must be made payable to USA Volleyball Championships.
    On the Memo line of your check PRINT the team name and division.
     
  2. It is required that you complete all items in this section:
     
  3. Enter 2016 US OPEN VOLLEYBALL CHAMPIONSHIPS through the AES on-line registration system.

    (NERVA membership #s stored in NERVA / Yankee Membership Lists)
    ALL MEMBERS ON YOUR ROSTER MUST BE USAV MEMBERS WHEN YOU REGISTER YOUR TEAM
     
  4. Print "OFFICIAL ENTRY FORM".
     
  5. Attach the ENTRY FEE check to the 2016 USA OPEN VOLLEYBALL CHAMPIONSHIPS OFFICIAL ENTRY FORM.
    On the Memo line of your check PRINT the team name and division.
    (Non-USA teams must include an additional separate check of $100 for the Sport Accident insurance fee.)
     
  6. Attach completed 2016 US Ranking / Seeding Information form.
     
  7. Submit completed 2016 USA OPEN VOLLEYBALL CHAMPIONSHIPS OFFICIAL ENTRY FORM, ENTRY FEE and RANKING / SEEDING FORM to National office by the deadlines listed below.

    Open, Master/Senior, Co-Ed, U-Volley and Non-Club
 
 

Deadlines: ALL entries must be sent directly to George Egan at the National office. These are due at the National office by April 11th - If you send them to Judy, she will not forward them.
 
 

Mailing Address:
USA Volleyball
Attn: 2016 Open National Championships
4065 Sinton Rd., Ste. 200
Colorado Springs, CO 80907
 
Contact me with any questions: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
 
Thanks
Judy Katalina
President
Yankee Volleyball