Opportunities are available to start your own AAU Volleyball league or tournament at a very reasonable cost. Types of events include:
• Local Tournaments
• Leagues and Clinics
• Invitational / Preliminary Tournaments
• District Championships
• Inter-District Tournaments / Leagues
• Spotlight Grand Prix Tournaments
• Super Regionals
• Beach Volleyball Tournaments / Leagues
Any AAU member club (Level 2 or 3) in good standing can sanction events through AAU. As a tournament host, you can decide what age divisions, format, date, etc. will best suit your area. AAU offers flexibility in hosting events and the program can be tailored to fit the needs of the local community. Contact your local District Director for more information on requirements. Click here for a list of District Directors and District web sites.
Once your event is approved, it will be listed on the AAU online event calendar.
To host Spotlight Grand Prix Tournaments or Super Regionals, you must apply through the AAU National Office. Click here for information.
Sanction Fees & Benefits
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Ready to Get Started?
Step 1: Join AAU:
You will need a Level 2 or 3 club membership and a non-athlete membership for the club contact. You must register as a non-athlete member first. Once you receive your non-athlete membership number, you can apply for club membership. Click Here to Join.
Step 2: Sanction Your Event
You will need your current year club code and non-athlete membership number of the club contact. Click here to Apply for a Sanction.
Step 3: Request a Third Party Certificate of Insurance
Your sanction will need to be approved before your can request the certificate. Sanction approval could take up to 15 days. Click here to Request a Certificate of Insurance.
Step 4: Order Medals or Ribbons
You will need your approved sanction number. Click here to place your order.
Step 5: Send Results to your District and the National Office
Send your results to your District Sport Chair and the AAU National Office. Your event could be featured on the AAU web site!