The Beach Volleyball classic event is part of the National Beach Volleyball Tour 2018 which is organised with the support of the RAF and Volleyball England. This event will be staged on Weymouth Beach and at the Pavilion.
The Classic is Weymouth Beach Volleyball Club’s flagship event. It was the first ever Beach Volleyball event held in Great Britain when it began in 1983. It remains Britain’s most prestigious event and was described by British Beach legend Denise Austin as the ‘ Wimbledon’ of British Beach Volleyball. Previous winners and Players of the Tournament reads like a Who’s Who of British Beach Volleyball players.
The event is held on Weymouth’s main Beach, voted by TripAdvisor in 2017 as the number 1 Beach of The Year, in the heart of the town and is a few metres from accommodation, restaurants and bars. It is played across up to 10 courts with the Centre Court having seating for 550 supporters and a large marquee for players and officials.
The event is a key part of the UKBT and is a Pro Tour event on Sat/ Sun and there is also a 3 Star on Friday afternoon and a 1 Star mixed on Sunday.There will be Prize Money for the Pro Tour event details of which will be published at a future date
Please check the Weymouth Beach Volleyball website to stay updated.