Welcome to the 2014 EVP® Tour
The EVP® Beach Volleyball Tour’s primary aim is to support beach volleyball events that engage families, fans, athletes, students, communities and sponsors in a great day at the beach. At each event, spectators will not only see elite athletes compete on the sand for top honors, they also have the chance to interact with the pros by participating in contests and promotions at hosting venues. EVP® Tour events channel local resources and draw all participants together, benefiting the entire community. Teams who finish 1st or 2nd in these event are awarded bids to compete in the EVP® Rocks Rosemont on July 18 & 19 and the EVP® World Finals of Beach Volleyball in Stockton, CA on September 26 & 27.
2014 National EVP Tour Schedule
May 3 EVP® Fort Lauderdale Pro Am @ Fort Lauderdale, FL -TV
May 10 EVP® Beach Bum Open @ Tybee Island, Savannah, GA – TV
May 17 EVP® Boardwalk Pro Am @ Panama City Beach, FL
May 24 EVP® Island Holiday @ Vanderbilt Beach, Naples, FL –TV
May 31 EVP® Outer Banks Pro Am @ Nags Head, NC – TV
June 7 EVP® Gulf Coast Championships @ Gulfport, MS
June 14 EVP® Beach Sports Festival @ North Beach, Racine, WI
June 21 EVP® Beach House Bash @ Hilton Head, SC
June 28 EVP® Atlanta Pro Beach Festival @ Lake Point Sports, Emerson, GA –TV
July 12 EVP-AVP Quailfier Event @ North Ave Beach, Chicago, IL
July 16-17 EVP-AVP Quailfier Event @ Rosemont, IL – TV
July 18-19 EVP® Rocks Rosemont @ Rosemont, IL – TV
July 26 EVP® Adirondack Coast Pro Am @ Plattsburgh, NY – TV
Aug. 2 EVP-AVP Qualifier Great Lakes Beach Championships @ Michigan City, IN
Aug. 16-17 EVP® Rocks the River @ Charleston, WV – TV
Aug. 30 EVP® St. Pete Beach Pro Am @ St. Pete Beach, FL
Sep. 6-7 EVP® Seafood Spike Festival East-Coast Championships @ Annapolis, MD
Sept. 13 EVP® Southeast Championships @ Delray Beach, FL – TV
Sept. 19 EVP® West Coast Championships @ Huntington Beach, CA
Sept. 20 EVP® National Championships @ Marco Island, FL
Sept. 27-28 EVP® World Finals of Beach Volleyball @ Stockton, CA – TV
Jr. EVP® Spike n Splash Beach Volleyball Tour’s primary aim is to support events that service young athletes and their families. Our partners include local volleyball club directors, beach club coaches and parents of the athletes. From the age of 10 to 18, these events are set up to give maximum pool play matches with single elimination playoffs. Teams are encouraged to secure seating around center court for the Spike n Splash Championship! Jr. teams who finish 1st or 2nd may compete in EVP® Rocks Rosemont on July 11 & 12 and EVP® World Finals of Beach Volleyball in Stockton, CA on September 28.
April 27 Riptide Classic @ Naples, FL (Qualifier for May 24 Naples Island Event)
May 3 Jr. EVP® Ft. Lauderdale Pro Am @ Ft. Lauderdale, FL
May 10 Beach Bum Open @ Tybee Island, Savannah, GA
May 17 Boardwalk Pro Am @ Panama City Beach, FL
May 23 Hello Summer @ North Ave Beach, Chicago (South Courts)
May 31 Outer Banks Pro Am @ Nags Head, NC
June 7 Gulf Coast Championships @ Gulfport, MS
June 14-15 Jr. EVP® Beach Sports Festival @ North Beach, Racine, WI
June 21 Beach House Bash @ Hilton Head, SC
June 27 Jr. EVP® Atlanta Pro Beach Festival @ Lake Point Sports, Emerson, GA
July 3 Boathouse Blast @ North Ave Beach, Chicago IL
July 4 Firecracker Pro Am @ Washington Park Beach, Michigan City, IN
July 10-13 Jr. EVP® Rocks Rosemont @ Rosemont, IL
July 26 Adirondack Coast Pro Am @ Plattsburgh, NY
Aug. 2 Great Lakes Jr. Beach Championships @ Michigan City, IN
Aug. 3 Chicago Jr. Beach Championships @ North Ave Beach, Chicago (south)
Aug. 10 24th Annual Pro Am @ North Ave Beach, Chicago (south)
Aug. 24 Chicago Pro Am Finals @ North Ave Beach, Chicago (south)
Aug. 31 Jr. EVP® Toasted Monkey @ St. Pete Beach, FL
Sept. 13 Jr. EVP® Southeast Championships @ Delray Beach, FL
Sept. 19 Jr. EVP® West Coast Championships @ Huntington Beach, FL
Sept. 20 Jr. EVP®National Championships @ Marco Island, FL
Sept. 28 Jr. EVP® World Finals of Beach Volleyball @ Stockton, CA
The EVP® Island Tour travels to festivals and beaches across the country to showcase its select athletes. From the Maryland Seafood Festival which draws 20,000 to the Grand Prix of Houston which attracts over 50,000 spectators. Our team of professionals can build one to ten sand courts and produce the event from start to finish.
EVP® City vs City Tour’s primary aim is to support new sand events with the goal of sending the winners to an EVP main event. As the official “Qualifying Tour” (QT) the City vs City champions are recognized at the EVP events including team sponsors and host site sponsor. Many of the EVP® City vs. City sand volleyball events that are played at sites and venues; including volleyball centers, sports complexes and parks.
EVP® Winter Holiday Beach Tour is open to all levels of play including pro, amateur and juniors. The aim is to support beach events from November through February. The winners from each EVP® Winter Holiday Beach Tour event are invited to compete all summer on the EVP® national tour that starts in May. Beach communities like Huntington Beach, St. Pete Beach, Naples, Phoenix, and Gulf Port are already signed up to host event in 2014-2015. This is your time to test out a new partner or play with a friend from the past. All levels are welcome to play in this national winter tour across America.
November 15 EVP® Winter Open @ Huntington Beach, CA
November 22 EVP® Tamarack Club Pro Am @ Oceanside, San Diego, CA
December EVP® Daytona Beach Resort
January EVP® Hilton Head
February 14 EVP® Toasted Monkey Classic @ St. Pete, FL
EVP® Hardcore is a series of events that offer the Indoor platform with sand. This cross-court event series is perfect for college players and athletes who want to showcase their game indoors and outdoors.
EVP® Academies are programs and events that build athletes skill level and that offers coaches the chance to evaluate the athletes performance. These camps, classes and clinics are designed for athletes who are looking to reach the next level.