Rox Volleyball Announces NVL/ROX Beach Series
Posted on 23 December 2013
St. Augustine, FL – December 23rd, 2013- Rox Volleyball is excited to announce that they will be launching the NVL/ROX Beach Series for the 2014 season that will compliment as well as improve the NVL Pro Tour.
The NVL/ROX Series
The NVL/ROX Series a tournament series that will support existing beach volleyball club directors, tournament directors and facility owners nationwide. This grassroots affiliate program and tournament series will provide a national ranking system for players competing in these events, as well as a platform for athletes to develop to the best of their ability.
This grassroots series will offer both adult and junior divisions at tournaments and will lead into the existing NVL Professional Tour. Both adult and junior teams will be eligible to earn points toward the NVL/ROX national beach ranking system and the top finishing junior teams participating in affiliate tours will earn a bid to the NVL/ROX Junior Beach Championships at the Club Med Beach Volleyball Academy in Port St. Lucie, FL. Some of the tour stops across the US will allow amateurs and pros to play side by side as several will be concurring with NVL professional beach tournaments.
Vice President of Rox Volleyball, Troy Olson stated, “We have watched how quickly the NVL has grown over the past 3 years and they have created a Pro tour that players fans and sponsors love being a part of. Mr. Hannemann and The NVL have done so much for this sport and we can’t wait to start this series together. We are going to deliver what people want and we are happy to be a part of history as beach volleyball continues to grow at a record pace.”
Affiliate partners from every region are excited and have already signed on, including 692; the biggest national beach club is the US. 692 National Director, Scott Stover said,”692 players all over the nation are excited to be hosting and competing in the new NVL/ROX tournament series this year and we can’t wait to play at the NVL Club Med Academy and World Championship in August!”
The NVL has partnered with ROX volleyball to help promote the series to the over 800 junior club teams and thousands of young athletes that ROX Volleyball continually makes club uniforms for. Albert Hannemann, the founder and CEO of the NVL said, “This is the most comprehensive affiliate membership program and grassroots series that I have seen in my entire career. We are very fortunate to have had many of the top ambassadors and tournament directors across the country help us develop this so that the NVL and ROX Volleyball can deliver exactly what the volleyball community is asking for. We are also adding an east coast NVL headquarters at the new NVL Club Med Academy in Port St Lucie Florida so we will be able to grow the sport from both coasts. This NVL Club Med 20 beach court facility was created as a global platform for developing and educating the next generation of youth, high school, collegiate, and pro athletes. The NVL/ROX series has a great venue to call home.”
About the National Volleyball League
The National Volleyball League’s primary mission is to provide a platform that develops players of all ages and levels, from the grassroots to the pros and provide them the opportunity to compete and showcase their talents. The NVL/ROX Grassroots Volleyball Series will play a crucial role in further advancing this mission and continuing to grow the game at all levels.
About Rox Volleyball
The idea behind the Rox Volleyball brand was to transcend the world of volleyball apparel by fusing performance and function with trendy and fashionable style. A team of current and former volleyball players created the brand believing that a uniform should be perfectly functional yet stylish enough to keep up with the ever-changing fashion trends. Rox is “where performance meets fashion.”