Our USAV ProjectU Collegiate Showcase and National Beach Tour Regional Qualifier is about connecting elite athletes with coaches who have the ability to take your game to the next level. This beach volleyball clinic and tournament will be held on June 9th-10th, 2018 in Big Lake. The event is open to athletes who are committed to understanding themselves and moving ahead as a player.
For this Beach Regional Qualifier, the top 3 teams from each division will receive automatic bids within the Regional Division at Nationals. Age divisions are U12, U14, U16, and U18.
“Over the years, we have ventured to bring leading edge ideas and training to beach volleyball. With the top college coaches in one location, this event will be a major opportunity for young athletes. It will be a point for elite athletes in real time to learn next level concepts, showcase their skills and potentially, change the direction of their future in beach volleyball. ” -Stephen McCarthy. Director, TMP Beach Volleyball
ProjectU Collegiate Showcase Benefits:
- Day 1: Instruction, on and off court, from some the best coaches in the country. Check in time at 8:30 am, Clinic Session from 9am-11am, 11am-12pm Coaches Panel with Players and Parents, and then 1pm-3pm Afternoon Session.
- Day 2: Tournament: 3 game minimum: U12, U14, U16, and U18 age divisions, start at 8am
- Within a tournament environment, be observed by Olympic-level and college-level coaches
- Leave camp with a better understanding of yourself and a handle on your dreams
Colleges Tentatively Slated to Attend:
with more to be announced.
Clinic Schedule and Tournament Rules:
Day 1: Check in time at 8:30 am, Clinic Session from 9am-11am, 11am-12pm Coaches Panel with Players and Parents, and then 1pm-3pm. Lunch from 12pm-1pm. Day 2: 7:30 am Check in time, 8:00am tournament Start. Click here for tournament schedule and rules. We will be using BracketPal for tournament tracking and results.
18 and Under: Players who were born on or after September 1, 1999
16 and Under: Players who were born on or after September 1, 2001
14 and Under: Players who were born on or after September 1, 2003
12 and Under: Players who were born on or after September 1, 2005
90 Humboldt Dr
Big Lake, MN 55309
About TMP Beach:
Stephen McCarthy, Director of TMP Beach, has prepared over 15,000 youth, high school, college athletes for over a span of 17 years. He has trained players who have played the following professional sports: NBA and NHL. He has developed over 150 NCAA athletes within the sports of basketball, volleyball (indoor and beach), soccer, swimming and hockey. TMP Beach Volleyball club started in 2014. Currently, Stephen is a USAV certified official, a USAV Beach Impact and BCAP I certified volleyball coach, a member of AVCA and JVA, a coach within the USAV High Performance Beach Program, as well as, a certified personal trainer.