The Manhattan Volleyball Open Beach Open Tournament
Dates August 23rd – August 25th 2013
The Manhttan Beach Open Volleyball Tournament is the
biggest beach volleyball event stop of the year for pro beach
fans and this year will bring out a whole new 4 day
weekend of great beach volleyball action with some of the
best professional players in the world.
2012 Manhattan Beach Open Volleyball Highlights
What: From Aug. 23-25, The Manhattan Beach Open, granddaddy of beach
volleyball tournaments, will return with a retro twist in commemoration
of its 53rd year of lore, legend and tradition. This year, the longest
running beach volleyball tournament has been added as the second stop
of the 2013 AVP tour with the most celebrated beach volleyball players
in the world including Kerri Walsh-Jennings, Sean Rosenthal, Jake Gibb,
April Ross and more, as they battle for the Manhattan Beach Open title,
a plaque on the famous and prestigious Volleyball Walk of Fame and a
piece of the $200,000 prize purse—the biggest purse in
Manhattan Beach Open history.
Don’t miss out on the action – mark your calendars,
bring your family, friends and your Sideout visor to
this free-to-the-public weekend of fun in the sun,
as today’s elite compete in the fashion of years-gone-bye.
Manhattan Beach Volleyball Open Tournament Dates
When: Thursday-Sunday, Aug. 23-25, 2013
Thursday, Aug. 22 – Red Carpet Pier Ceremony to honor the 2012 undefeated Manhattan Beach Open winning teams for a second consecutive year: Jenny Kropp & Whitney Pavlik, and John Hyden & Sean Scott.
Friday, Aug. 23 – Men’s & Women’s Qualifying Rounds
Saturday, Aug. 24 – Men’s & Women’s Main Draw
Sunday, Aug. 25 – Men’s Women’s Quarterfinals, Semi-Finals & Finals
Where: Manhattan Beach Pier (Manhattan Ave. & 10th St., Manhattan Beach, Calif. 90266)
Additional: For more information, visit www.themanhattanbeachopen.com, www.avp.com
2011 Manhattan Beach Open Volleyball Highlights
When one thinks of the Manhattan Beach Open, lore, legend and tradition instantly come to mind. This year, IMG will provide a platform for beach volleyball enthusiast and those who embrace the beach lifestyle to take part in a celebration of tradition and some of the greatest years of beach volleyball in the South Bay. As it heads into the 53rd year, the MBO is the longest running, continuous tournament for the sport. The most talented men and women converge on the beaches of Southern California, all competing for part of the $200,000 prize purse and to have their names enshrined on the well-regarded Manhattan Beach Pier.
For more information on the 2013 AVP pro beach volleyball tour visit
http://themanhattanbeachopen.com or www.avp.com
The Manhattan Beach Open is one of the longest running and most popular
historic beach volleyball events in the world!