Play for the Cure

Ducks Beach is excited to be be offering several events this summer, where you get to play COMPETITIVE and FUN volleyball, while RAISING MONEY and BRINGING AWARENESS to CHILDHOOD CANCER #DUCKSGIVEBACK. What an amazing opportunity!  All proceeds of the July 1st Tournament and Summer Series go directly to SUPPORTING CHILDREN and HELPING FAMILIES impacted by childhood cancer. Thank you for considering playing in the Play for the Cure Summer Series and annual July 1st Tournament, it is a great way to compete and support an amazing cause.

* Athletes must be registered members of Volleyball BC to participate (If you played indoor club volleyball in 2019, then you are still a member until the end of summer)

* Athletes from other clubs are welcome to join

TO REGISTER YOU WILL NEED:

* Partner 1 & 2:

  • Athlete Contact Information
  • Emergency Contact Information
  • Parent email address
  • Previous Indoor club and Beach experience (Club name and year required)

* Visa or Master Card for payment. Fees are charged per team per registration form per tournament

* One registration form per team per tournament

* Please do not register until you have a partner established

* Refunds will not be given with 7 days of start date if a replacement cannot be found

* REGISTRATION for all tournaments will CLOSE 7 days prior to date of the tournament at 8 am

Ducks Beach Play for the Cure Past Donations

  • 2018: BC Children's Hospital - $2100
  • 2017: BC Children's Hospital - $800
  • 2016: Childhood Cancer Research - Danielle Hoult - $850
  • 2015: Canadian Breast Cancer Research - $800

Play for the Cure Tournament

Location: Town Centre Beach Courts

Cost: $45 (per team)

Date: July 1st, 2019

Time: 8:30 – 5:00 pm

Age Groups:

11U (born in 2008) / 12U (born in 2007)

13U (born in 2006) / 14U (born in 2005)

15U (born in 2004) / 16U (born in 2003)

Maximum Allowable Teams: 10 per age grouping *male and female

*Age groups may begin in waves

*Matches: 4 – 5 matches

Tournament Draw: CLICK HERE

Tournaments Rules: CLICK HERE

Tournament Information:

Parking: Limited parking is available, athletes and are encouraged to carpool and/or park in additional parking available around Town Centre.
Times:
*Mandatory check in for all teams
*Mandatory group picture and presentation for all teams
12U, 13U-14U Check-In & Meeting @ 8:00 am / Matches Start @ 8:30 am
15U-16U Check-In & Meeting @ 11:45 am / Matches Start @ 12:30 pm
Group Picture and Presentation @ 12:00 pm 
Format: Please read the schedule carefully for start times
– Matches will move ahead of schedule if games end early, be ready to play
– All pool play, consolation, and championship matches are one set to 25 points (switch every 10 points), no cap, win by 2
– Winning teams must record scores
– All playoff games are single elimination
– The 5th place teams in pools of 5 will not advance to the playoffs
– Teams must score keep and referee during designated pool play times. Teams must find volunteers to referee and score keep during playoff matches
– Teams are allowed 1 timeout each set, for 60 seconds

Warm Up: 5 minute shared warm-up, if the tournament is falling behind athletes will be expected to warm up prior to start times, and warm up will not take  place on the sand. Balls will be provided.

What to Bring: Sunscreen,  sunglasses, hat, socks for the hot sand, water (if you have a cooler, bring lots of water and fluids), food/snacks (there will be a halfway snack break), appropriate clothing for the weather (long sleeve shirts and long pants if it gets cold). Tents are also strongly recommended for shade.
 
*Additional Ducks Gear will be on sale for various prices
*The Ducks are volunteering to run this tournament in conjunction with the City of Coquitlam. Creating the draw, setting up etc is very time consuming.  Please thank the City  of Coquitlam staff and Ducks coaches for organizing this event, these types of events are a great amount of work, and well worth it!

Play for the Cure Summer Series

11U/12U Summer Series

Series 1

Location: Town Centre Beach Courts

Date: July 9, 2019

Time: 8:30 am – 12:00 pm

Maximum Allowable Teams: 8 male teams & 12 female teams

Cost: $40 (per team)

Matches: 3 – 4 matches

*Registration for Series 1 is closed

Series 2

Location: Town Centre Beach Courts

Date: July 18, 2019

Time: 8:30 am – 12:00 pm

Maximum Allowable Teams: 8 male teams & 12 female teams

Cost: $40 (per team)

Matches: 3 – 4 matches

*Registration for Series 2 is closed

13U/14U Summer Series

Series 1

Location: Town Centre Beach Courts

Date: July 16, 2019

Time: 8:30 am – 12:00 pm

Maximum Allowable Teams: 8 male teams & 12 female teams

Cost: $40 (per team)

Matches: 3 – 4 matches

*Registration for Series 1 is closed

Series 2

Location: Town Centre Beach Courts

Date: July 23, 2019

Time: 8:30 am – 12:00 pm

Maximum Allowable Teams: 8 male teams & 12 female teams

Cost: $40 (per team)

Matches: 3 – 4 matches

15U/16U Summer Series

Series 1

Location: Town Centre Beach Courts

Date: July 11, 2019

Time: 8:30 am – 12:00 pm

Maximum Allowable Teams: 8 male teams & 12 female teams

Cost: $40 (per team)

Matches: 3 – 4 matches

*Registration for Series 1 is closed

Series 2

Location: Town Centre Beach Courts

Date: July 25, 2019

Time: 8:30 am – 12:00 pm

Maximum Allowable Teams: 8 male teams & 12 female teams

Cost: $40 (per team)

Matches: 3 – 4 matches