Australian Junior Beach Volleyball Championships
Volleyball Queensland’s junior beach volleyball teams participate annually in the Australian Junior Beach Volleyball Championships (AJBVC), Australia’s premier beach tournament for male and female junior athletes. A state-based competition, VQ is proud of its success at this tournament, defending the title consecutively since 2015.
In 2019, Volleyball QLD sent a contingent of 25 teams to compete at AJBVC winning six gold, four silver, and three bronze medals. Congratulations to all athletes, parents, and coaches for winning the Andy Burdin Shield for a record fifth year in a row.
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Date*: 15 – 18 March 2020
Divisions: U14 / U15 / U16 / U17 / U18
Venue: Coolangatta, Queensland
Membership^: All athletes must be current, financial members of VQ
*The tournament dates do not fall during Queensland school holidays.
*Tournament dates clash with Asian u19 Beach Volleyball Championships (12-15 Mar, Phuket)
^Athletes can be Recreational or Full members to trial but require a Full membership to compete. Applications for 2020 memberships will be available from January 2020.
Coaching opportunities are also available at AJBVC.
2020 AJBVC Squad Selections
Volleyball Australia’s U19 and U21 Beach Volleyball Championships
Volleyball Australia have announced the U19 and U21 Beach Volleyball Championships to take place in Manly, NSW, in February 2020.
The U19 teams will be selected by VQ, while the U21 teams will require VQ sign off. If you are interested in participating, please complete the Express of Interest by 20 January 2020 to be considered for selection.
Date: 22 – 23 February 2020
Divisions: U21 / U19
Venues: Manly Beach, New South Wales
Membership: Athletes competing in this tournament must be current full members of VQ (or your own state/ country).
For further information, please contact our Events Manager.