2023 CR Junior Beach Championships

The tour-ending Carolina Region Junior Beach Tour Championships (CR JBT Championships) will be coming to the Southern Sand Complex in Apex (near Raleigh) on:

  • July 15, 2023 – Open (aka Gold) division bid earners

Qualification for Championships:  This is a by-invitation-only event. Teams earn bids to the Open division based on high finishes at a CR JBT event. Anyone signing up that did not earn a bid will be removed. If space is left prior to the Open/Gold division event, extra bids will be offered to teams based on rankings from the 2023 season during the 1-2 weeks before the event.  NOTE:  BOTH players on a team must be members of the Carolina Region to be eligible to participate in these Championships.

Bids to the Carolina Region Tour Championships are offered as follows:

    • Beach National Qualifiers and Beach Regional Qualifiers:
      • Open Division Bids:
        • All players earning a bid to the USAV National Championships in either the National Open or Regional Open divisions will also receive a bid to the CRJBT championships.
    • Standard Events – Bids are awarded as follows per age division:
      • Less than 5 teams: 1st place team.
      • 5 teams or more: 1st and 2nd place teams.

All divisions play on Saturday: Girls 12U, 14U, 16U, 18U


  • July 15, 2023 (Championships – Standard Doubles)
    • Check-in starts at 8 am. Competition starts shortly after 8:30 am through around 4 pm.
    • Format: Pool play followed by playoff brackets. Depending on final field and pool sizes, top teams from each pool will advance to a championships playoff bracket. Remaining teams will compete in consolation bracket as space/time permits. If space permits, we will try to keep pools to 4 so full match play can be incorporated whenever possible.

Locations (about 5 miles apart):

Primary: Southern Sand Volleyball Complex – 6175 Old Jenks Rd, Apex, NC, 27523

Overflow: Green Hope Elementary School Park – 2750 Louis Stephens Dr, Cary, NC 27519

Host Hotel: Sonesta Suites. We have special rates available at this nearby hotel for anyone looking for accommodations.

  • The Sonesta Suites’ special rates is available at this page.


  • $70/team.  All participants will receive a souvenir.  Registration link will be provided to bid winners via email.