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News Beach Volleyball Open 2014

DH Vancouver Staff Jul 04, 2014 2:47 pm

Vancouver based will kick off its second year in partnership with Volleyball BC by opening a lounge just feet from the beach court where top athletes from around the world will compete in the Beach Volleyball Open – a professional beach volleyball tournament. The beach lounge will be outfitted with beanbag chairs and stylish sunglasses for optimal viewing.

“We’re thrilled to be teaming up with Volleyball BC to once again offer Vancouverites the chance to witness world-renowned athletes in action,” said Lawrence Scotland, Country Manager at “With 64 teams competing, we’re expecting this tournament to be the most competitive yet.”

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The tournament happening at Vancouver’s most popular beach in Kitsilano will get underway this afternoon and wrap Sunday evening. The Beach Volleyball Open offers the largest professional beach volleyball purse in Canada with $15,000 in prize money. Last year the weekend of activities, prizes, and competitive beach volleyball matches attracted more than 20,000 spectators.

Attendance is free and the first 300 people to visit the beach lounge will be gifted prize packs including sunglasses, a beach ball, beach bag and promotion card for 15 per cent savings on their next eyewear purchase from Beach Volleyball Open 2014 

  • Where: Kitsilano Beach, Vancouver BC
  • When: 
    • Friday, July 4: 8:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
    • Saturday, July 5: 8:30 a.m. – 6 p.m.
    • Sunday, July 6: 8:30 a.m. – 6 p.m.
  • Cost: Free of charge


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