Outdoor Rules and Information

The popularity of Beach (outdoor) Volleyball is growing across the world and in the USA.  Intercollegiate play began in 2012 and Junior Beach tournaments continue to grow annually.  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 Ronnie Mutter, the Carolina Region Beach Referee Chair.

Beach Referee Clinics

How to Become a Beach Official – 2018 version

USAV Beach Domestic Competition Regulations

Carolina Region Condensed Beach Rules for Junior Tour – 2018 version

USAV Beach Quick Rules Guide – v8.3

USAV Beach Rules Differences

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

USAV Beach Scoresheet Instructions

2018 USAV Beach Scoresheet – doubles

USAV Beach Scoresheet – triples

USAV Beach Officials Monitor Duties – version 8.1

USAV Beach Referee Uniform checklist – version 8.1

USAV Beach – First Referee Evaluation Form

USAV Beach – Second Referee Evaluation Form

2018 USAV Beach – Local/Zonal/National Beach Candidate Application Form (for USAV hosted Certification Courses and Training Camps)