Volley South Open - Otepuni Beach Hub Invercargill -  Saturday 3rd & 4th December 2022

Volley South  - Otepuni Beach Hub Invercargill - Saturday 16th December 2022

Volley South Open - Otepuni Beach Hub Invercargill – Saturday 7th & 8th January 2023

Volley South  - Otepuni Beach Hub Invercargill - Saturday 28th January 2023


Information about the NZBT 2023 dates; criteria for a 1 or 2-day regional beach volleyball event; updated regional calendar and the regional points available for 1 and 2-day events.


The dates for the G.J. Gardner Homes NZ Beach Tour 2023 are:

  • February 4-5 – Tasman NZBT Qualifying Series Event 1  (Tier 2)
  • February 25-26 – Auckland - NZBT Qualifying Series Event 2 (Tier 2)
  • March 4-5 – Mount Maunganui NZBT Qualifying Series Event (Tier 2)
  • March 11-12 – Mount Maunganui NZBT Finals (Tier 1)

Criteria for a 1-day regional tournament:

  • No limit on the amount of 1-day events an association or club offers in the season
  • The event must be a full day's worth of games. Minimum number of 3 games played
  • Prize money - Optional 
  • After the event is finished, provide VNZ with the final rankings by the close of business on the following Monday for us to enter their points into the ranking system. Send to susan@volleyballnz.org.nz


Criteria for a 2-day regional tournament: 

  • No limit to the amount of 2-day events an association or club offers in the season
  • The event must be a 2-day event. Minimum number of 5 games played per team
  • Prize money is optional. It does incentivise players though
  • After an event is finished, provide VNZ with the final rankings by the close of business on the following Monday for us to enter their points into the ranking system. Send to susan@volleyballnz.org.nz


As discussed in previous meetings, changes and enhancements to the structure of the pathway will be made progressively based on knowledge built from each season. VNZ will continue to learn from what occurs in 2022-2023 delivery and we will continue to refine tournament criteria, points, and tour structures annually in partnership with Regional Associations.


Points available at Regional Events:

Placing

1 Day Event

2 Day Event

1

200

300

2

180

270

3

150

225

3 =

130

195

4

130

195

5 = (2)

120

180

5 = (4)

110

165

7 = (2)

110

165

9

105

157.5

10

100

150

9 = (2)

100

150

9 = (4)

95

142.5

11 = (2)

95

142.5

13 = (2)

90

135

13 = (4)

85

127.5

15 = (2)

85

127.5