Outdoor Rules and Information

The popularity of Beach (outdoor) Volleyball is growing across the world and in the USA.  Intercollegiate play will begin in 2012 and Junior Beach tournaments are growing.  The need for Beach Volleyball Officials will need to grow as well to meet this demand.  Use this section to find links to the current USA Volleyball Beach Domestic Competition Regulations (DCR aka “rules”) and any interpretations, technique updates, and training programs issued by USA Volleyball.  For more information about Beach Volleyball Officiating, contact Randall McLamb, the Carolina Region Beach Referee Chair.

USAV Beach Officials’ Website

USAV Beach Domestic Competition Regulations

Carolina Region Condensed Beach Rules for Junior Tour

USAV Beach Quick Rules Guide

USAV Beach Rules Differences

USAV Beach Referee and Scorekeeping Training clinics - online powerpoint modules at volleyballreftraining.com

USAV Beach Scoresheet Instructions

USAV Beach Scoresheet - doubles

USAV Beach Scoresheet - triples

USAV Beach Scoresheet - Quads

USAV Beach - Recent Issues August 2011

USAV Beach - Clinician Timeline

USAV Beach - First Referee Evaluation Form

USAV Beach - Second Referee Evaluation Form

USAV Beach - Local Referee Candidate Application Form

USAV Beach - Zonal Referee Candidate Application Form