Beach Volleyball

Sport Summary

  • Mixed
  • Open
Venue Houston Sportsplex
Regulations Minimum of 3 games, 4 players on court Mixed teams must have no more than 2 players of each sex on court
Team Size
  • Minimum 5
  • Maximum 6
Uniform Numbered matching shirts

Games Points

Games Points for Sport & Divisional Championships

Sports Code

Beach Volleyball - BV4

Events & Age Categories



Competition Details

Venue Control

Captains must report to Venue Control at least 20 minutes before start of pool and 10 minutes before start of elimination matches to validate team members. Umpire will check each player’s ID. Pass court side before each match.


Practice is subject to court availability. Warm up is limited to 5 minutes prior to match start.

Uniform & Equipment

Teams must wear numbered matching shirts or vests. Match balls are supplied. Practice balls are not.


See schedule for matches. Pool play followed by elimination tournament. See For Athletes Eyes Only for pool play and elimination tournament scoring system. When an elimination match is drawn at full-time, an extra period of 5 points, played rally point decides the winner. First service is given to the team winning the final rally of normal time.


FIVB playing rules modified for Corporate Games apply. Captains toss for ends and first service. Mixed teams must have no more than 2 players of each sex on court. Two time outs are allowed each match. Time outs last a maximum of 30 seconds each. Rolling substitution.


Captains must sign and return a completed Match Card immediately after the match.