Information

ADMISSION

There is an admission charge of $25 for the event or $15 per day, if purchasing at the door.

AVOID THE LINES

You may purchase wristbands in advance through SportWrench for $22.50.  The link is below:

Advanced Guest Registration

You may redeem with your QR Code Friday evening from 5:00pm to 9:00 at the downtown Marriott or at RVC from 4:00pm – 8:00pm
Starting on Saturday you can redeem at Guest Registration in the GRCC  or at RVC

AUDITIONS

We will be holding auditions for the singing of the National Anthem for the 2017 Boys’ East Coast Championship/girls’ South Atlantic Championship. Auditions will be held from 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm, Friday, May 26th, in the Greater Richmond Convention Center at the Championship tournament desk.

We have 5 performing time slots available for the Greater Richmond Convention Center and 5 performing time slots available for the RVC facility. Preference is given to team members but the audition is open to anyone. Single person, duet, or groups are welcome.

If you are unable to audition Friday evening, you may send a video or YouTube link of a recent performance of the National Anthem (within the last year) no later than THURSDAY, May 25th. If sending a video or link please include the audition form with as much information that is known at the time of submission (playing venue, am/pm wave etc…) to Skip Weston.

PLEASE NOTE: We will be contacting those selected to perform Saturday morning, between 10 pm and 10:30 pm Friday night. Please include a phone number of someone who is available to receive phone calls late Friday night for confirmation. All other selections will be notified Saturday morning.

TEAM CHECK-IN

Will be held Friday, May 26 from 5:00pm – 10:30pm in the GRCC.  Please enter the convention from the corner of 3rd and Marshall Sts.  On Saturday, May 27 teams can check-in at the GRCC  from 7:00am until 11:00am.

AWARDS

The Boys’ East Coast Championships is pleased to present team and individual awards for the top three teams in the Gold Divisions, individual awards for the top two teams in the Silver and Bronze Divisions. The top team in all other divisions will receive team awards. In addition, we will also present a Club Championship award recognizing the best showing by a club in the tournament.

There are no “All Tournament Team” selections in accordance with the USAV Boy’s Bid Tournament Manual.

FACILITY RULES

Please read the rules enforced by the Greater Richmond Convention Center.

FORMAT

The format will be determined by the USAV Competition Committee and will follow all policies set forth in the USAV Boy’s Bid Tournament Manual.

Play will begin promptly at 8:00am on Saturday and Sunday for the 12’s, 13’s, 15’s and 16’s, and 2:00pm on Saturday and Sunday for the 14’s, 17’s and 18’s. The 14’s, 15’s, 16’s , 17’s and 18’s will play one wave on Saturday and one wave on Sunday. Playoffs will begin at 8:00am on Monday and should conclude by 4:00pm. All matches will be played at the Greater Richmond Convention Center.