The 2018 Volley by the Bay will be taking place in Bunbury, Western Australia in April 2018. Three major competitions – the Alcohol Think Again Beach Tour, the Australian Under-23 Beach Championships, and the Australian Junior Beach Volleyball Championships (AJBVC) – will all hit Koombana Bay beach from April 21 to 29.
Trials for the 2018 VWA Beach State teams (U15, U17, U19, U23) will take place on the 8th, 10th, 15th, 17th, 22nd, and 24th of January 2018 and the trial registrations are now open. Athletes have until the 3rd January to register through the VWA Member Portal at www.volleyballwa.fortix.net.au.
Please CLICK HERE for the official Intention to Nominate Letter and pre-requisite requirements, plus information regarding trials, selection and events for the 2018 WA Beach representative squads.
As part of the lead up to the main event in April 2018, Volleyball WA encourages all athletes to begin their preparations and get as much time on the court as possible in preparation for the WA State Team trials taking place in January. Please CLICK HERE to find out about a range of opportunities available for training and match preparation.
If you have any questions regarding the U23 National Beach Championships or Australian Junior Beach Volleyball Championships and your intention to nominate, please do not hesitate to contact State Teams Coordinator–Jackie Tamburri (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Participation and Development Manager – Karen Wickham (email@example.com). Please also feel free to call the VWA office on 92288522.
We wish you all the best for the rest of the year and hope to see you at trials in January 2018!