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Frequently Asked Questions

What do I need to expect during a beach volleyball tryout?

  • Beach Volleyball tryouts are only an evaluation and to showcase the beach program. Every player that signs up for it makes the program.

Do I need to attend tryouts?

  • No. You can directly sign up with the program. The tryouts are only an evaluation and to showcase the beach program. You will learn more info about the program at tryouts. Every player that signs up for it, makes the program.

How does the beach volleyball program work?

  • The program runs from April to August. Players can register for the full program on the unlimited package.
  • Players can register for a single month program
  • Players register for single practices.
  • For example: You can make your own practice schedule by  selecting your favorite practice days based on your family's summer schedule. The beach volleyball program is very flexible.

Do I need a partner for tryouts or to be in the program?

  • No, but you can have a preferred partner. 
  • If you do not have a preferred partner, coaches will assign a partner to you according to the player's level of play and chemistry.

Do I need to attend all specific tournaments to be in the P1440 Rise Junior Nationals tournament? 

  • You can either qualify at one of the three sanctioned qualifiers hosted by Academy or by points.  Academy/P1440 Rise tournaments use a point-based ranking system to qualify in order to be able to play in the championship tournament. The more tournaments you attend, the more points your team will receive.

Can I play any tournament if I don't want to play in the finals?

  • Yes. You can join any tournament even if you don't like to play the finals. The beach volleyball program is very flexible.

Do I need a partner to register for a tournament?

  • No but you can have a preferred partner. If you do not have a partner but you are part of Academy program, coaches will assign a partner according to the player's level of play and chemistry.
  • If you are not part of the Academy program please contact us to know if there are any players available for the tournament.