The ProjectU Collegiate Beach Clinics and Showcases are about connecting athletes with college coaches who have the ability to take your game to the next level. 2019 Event locations include; Chicago and Minneapolis. These events are BVNE 2020 Kauai Bikini National Qualifiers, the top 3 teams from each division receives a bid to 2020 Nationals.
Each event is open to all athletes who are committed to understanding themselves and moving ahead as a beach volleyball player, and per NCAA rules, this event is open to any and all entrants limited only by age, gender, grade, or number.
“Each year we have ventured to bring leading edge ideas and training to beach volleyball and our beach clinics. With top college coaches in one location, this event will be a major opportunity for young athletes. It will be a point for 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
Chicago: $100 per team for showcase tournament only. $150 per player for beach clinic only. $200 per player for both days.
Minneapolis: $100 per team for showcase tournament only. $150 per player for beach clinic only. $200 per player for both days.
Partners are not required for the clinic, but recommended for the tournament. If you do not have a a partner for the tournament, please contact us as soon as possible and we will do our best to find a partner for you.
Day 1 Beach Clinic
9am-11am Introductions, Warmup and On-court Drills with Coaches
11am-12pm Coaches Panel (Off Court): Coaches answer your questions, subjects to include; how to get recruited in beach, best practices for skill development, how to get connected to the beach community when there is no beach club in your area, among others
12pm-1pm Lunch, not included in event fee
1pm-3pm: On-court Drills with Coaches
Day 2 Showcase Tournament
8am Player meeting
8:15am Tournament start
Times are subject to change due number of participants, weather, etc.
2019 Beach Clinic Dates and Location Information:
June 8th-9th Chicago, IL
June 29th-30th Lake City (Minneapolis), MN
MONTROSE BEACH (CHICAGO, IL)
Colleges Expected: Missouri State, Houston Baptist and Stephen F Austin with more to be announced.
Session Dates: June 8th-9th: Day 1: Check in time at 8:30 am, Clinic Session from 9am-3pm. Day 2: 7:30 am Check in time, 8:00am Player meeting and AVPAmerica tournament.
Montrose Beach, Chicago
200 W Montrose Harbor Dr
Chicago, IL 60613
LAKE CITY BEACH COURTS (MINNEAPOLIS, MN)
Colleges Expected: Houston Baptist and Stephen F Austin with more to be announced.
Session Dates: June 29th-30th: Day 1: Check in time at 8:30 am, Clinic Session from 9am-3pm. Day 2: 7:30 am Check in time, 8:00am tournament Start.
Lake City Beach Courts: Peters Park/ Oneil Pool
Between County Rd 9 & W Marion St, south of Cross St
Lake City, MN
List of Colleges in Attendance: **Colleges mentioned with locations are tentative only. **
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