Athlete Corner

2024 Contender Event, Virginia Beach

Welcome to the Virginia Beach Open. The below tabs should answer all event questions including registration forms, entry lists & seeding policies, competition details, player party locations, and more. Make sure to check back frequently for updates. If you have further questions that are unanswered in these sections, you can contact AVPPlayers@avp.com.

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Important Dates
·   Thursday, July 18 – Wild Card Application Deadline
·   Thursday, July 18 – Registration Deadline = 5:00pm PT
·   Friday, July 19 – Point Verification sent to Registrants
·   Friday, July 19 – Entry Positions – Teams placed in either Main Draw, Qualifier or Wait List (WL based on points not date registered)
·   Tuesday, July 30 – Brackets released with final seeding, match times
Address for Main Draw:
4th-8th Street, Virginia Beach, VA
Draw Per Gender
  • 24-team Main Draw
  • (14) Automatic Entries
  • (1) Wild Cards – AVP
  • Additional Auto Entries will be allocated if no Wild Cards are granted
  • (1) Promoter Wild Card
  • Additional Auto Entries will be allocated if no Wild Cards are granted
  • (8) Teams Advance from the On-Site 2-day Qualifier
  • Qualification – Capped at 77 teams per gender
  • Single Elimination Tournament; 2 Phases;
  • Phase 1; Thursday August 1; (53) teams per gender advances (8) teams per gender to Phase 2
  • Phase 2; Friday August 2; (32) teams per gender advances (8) teams per gender to Main Draw
  • Entry guidelines: Top 24 in Qualifier automatically placed in Phase 2.
Main Draw Tournament
· Modified Pool Play Tournament
· Saturday — Pool Play + Round 1 of Playoffs
· Sunday — Remaining elimination matches, Semi-Final and Final Matches

Prize Money

9th place (8) - $400
5th place (4) - $800
3rd place (2) - $1,800
2nd place - $3,500
1st place - $6,500

$20,000 per gender





Virginia Beach: The closest airport is Norfolk (ORF) (12.63 mi). Other nearby airports are Newport News Intl (PHF) (34.3 mi) or Richmond Byrd Intl (RIC) (86.46 mi


Virginia Beach

5th Street, Atlantic Ave, Virginia Beach, VA 23451