Tournament Director's Notes
Welcome to the East Beach Volleyball Courts in Santa Barbara. We are looking forward to a great summer of volleyball!
Here is the basic tournament info!
REGISTRATION & ENTRY FEE
You must register online by 5 pm the day before the event. PLEASE note new cutoff time! Please don't wait until the last minute! Register online early so you don't miss out. Walk ups will be taken if Tournament is not full.
Each player must be a CBVA member to play Membership is $25 per year - complete your membership online before you register for this tournament.
Online registration for OPENS is $75 with no walk ups allowed.
The entry fee for Adult/Junior Tournaments is $60 per team.
Walk up Tournament entry fee is $65 per team. Online registration ends at 5 pm.
Refund Deadline will be 12 pm on the day before each event.
*You will get a confirmation via e-mail after properly registering.
FORMAT - POOL PLAY
All matches will be played with The Wilson Official Beach Game Ball.
All tournaments at East Beach, Santa Barbara are 1-day events
Pools are seeded according to current CBVA rankings and points of all teams entered in the division. The number of teams in each pool is determined by the number of teams entered in this division.
4 team pools play 1 game to 28, win by 2, no cap, switch sides every 7 points
5 team pools play 1 game to 21, win by 2, no cap, switch sides every 7 points.
PLAY-OFF PROCEDURES – Will follow CBVA Guidelines
The top 2 teams from each pool advance to the playoffs. Note: The TD may determine to take more than 2 teams out of pool. Advancing teams are determined by:
Win - Loss Record
Head - To - Head
Point Differential only among the teams that are tied / -
After initial tie is broken, go back to head-to-head if remaining teams are still tied.
Point differential among all teams in the pool.
Teams will advance to:
Bracketed Single elimination play-offs
1 Game to 28 , win by 2 , no cap
*Bracket is based on original seeding from pools.
Prizes awarded to the 1st and 2nd place winners.
PARKING & FOOD
*Limited free parking on Cabrillo Boulevard in front of East Beach courts
*All day parking lot is next to the courts for $12.
*East Beach Grill is closed due to major renovations.
Eric Arneson and Chad Arneson