Plattsburgh, NY (PRWEB) June 30, 2015
The Adirondack Coast Visitors Bureau, a division of the North Country Chamber of Commerce, along with the City of Plattsburgh are excited to welcome back the EVP Beach Volleyball Tour, coming to the Adirondack Coast for the 2015 EVP Adirondack Coast Pro Am event Saturday, July 25th. The national beach volleyball event will be held at Plattsburgh City Beach along the shores of Lake Champlain, surrounded by breathtaking views of New York’s Adirondack Mountains and the Green Mountains of Vermont.
The EVP Tour has been hosting beach volleyball events since 1994 and encourages all athletes and their family members to come out for “a great day at the beach” with Pro, Amateur, Coed and Juniors Series events. Teams may register for the tournaments at http://www.evptour.com or call 773-387-1198. A team fee of $55 for Juniors (12U, 14U, 16U and 18U) and $65.00 for amateur adult’s teams is suggested while space is limited. Local Professional teams may apply online to compete for the $5,000 prize purse.
Spectators both on location and via televised coverage will see extremely talented athletes compete in the professional division. EVP Tour’s commissioner, Ross Balling stated “The Adirondack Coast is a great summer vacation destination. Our teams and fans are looking forward to returning to the City of Plattsburgh. The beach volleyball venue is perfect for a weekend of very memorable match play and center court finals.”
Along with games and events taking place throughout the day the EVP Tour will also offer Volleykidz Beach Camps taking place Monday, July 20 – Friday, July 24, the EVP®Academy uses the Volleyball Pros lesson plan to enhance student skills making the game more enjoyable and challenging them to experience volleyball at the next level. To register for the Volleykidz Beach Camps visit plattsburghrecreation.com.
BEACH VOLLEYBALL EVENT SCHEDULE
Monday, July 20 – Thursday, July 23
3pm – 5pm: EVP Advanced Indoor Volleyball Camps Ages 12-16
Tuesday, July 21 – Friday, July 24
8am – 9pm: Volleykidz Beach Camp Grades 2-3
9am – 11am: Volleykidz Beach Camp Grades 4-6
12am-2pm: Volleykidz Beach Camp Grades 7-8
Friday - July 24
2:30pm: EVP Corporate Challenge Sign In
3:00pm: EVP Corporate Challenge Begins
Saturday – July 25
8:30am: First Pro Game to begin
8:45am: Amateur Teams check-in
10:00am: Women’s Pro Match
11:00am: Serving Contest
12:10pm: Men’s Pro Match
1:00pm: Bump Contest
1:10pm: Women’s Pro Match
3:00pm: Men’s Pro Match
4:00pm: Women’s finals
5:00pm: Men’s Finals
“We are thrilled to be hosting the EVP® Adirondack Coast Pro-Am Beach Volleyball Tournament for the second year in 2015 at the Plattsburgh City Beach. Last year was an incredible success with nets lining the beach, intense competition by the athletes and an overwhelming visitor turnout, all with the gorgeous backdrop of Lake Champlain. With great plans in store, 2015 will be bigger and better!” stated Alyssa Felio, Group Marketing Specialist for the Adirondack Coast Visitors Bureau.
For more information on the EVP Tour and to register a team, visit evptour.com.