Tournament Updates Below! 18 Nov.

If team managers/ coaches do not need to amend their team list or do not need to see a VNZ staff in person, they can just attend the online meeting. There is a physical meeting at TPBA 2nd floor and sign-in, if you need to change your team list or you want to attend in person.

Not all Regionals are complete, thus we do not have all teams listed in the draws yet. You may refer to the seeding button to check if your team is inlcuded in the tournament. 

North Island Junior SS Volleyball Champs is just around the corner!
Here are a few reminders:
and Technical Meeting
21 November (Monday) 5:30pm sign-in, 6:30pm Technical Meeting
2nd Floor Suite Trustpower Baypark Arena
Online technical meeting option: Online Technical Meeting

Games start 8:00am 22 Nov-25 Nov 
No opening ceremony this year initially due to Covid
Suites will only be available during technical meeting and awarding 
Players must be with the team and team coach/manager at all times, no loitering. 
If you need to add players or coaches to the line-up and are not in the original roster sent last week, please provide a letter with the student details and signed by the Principal (submit during sign-in).
If you have not submitted player numbers online, you have to manually write numbers on your scoresheets. 
Time for technical meeting will be used to discuss the aspects of the tournament, games and rules. Anything off topic can be discussed after the Technical Meeting. You can also reach us through email or write comments in our "online suggestion and comment box"
Things to bring:
1.Hi-vis bibs or playing bibs to indicate you are the referee supervisor for your duty team. This must be worn at all times during duty. 
3.First Aid Kit
4.Reusable sports bottles (avoid plastic bottles and rubbish)
5.Rubbish bag (clean after your team after each game, do not leave any rubbish as other teams will play and use the same area)
6.Trophy if you have the indoor and beach trophy from 2020
Draws, Results and other information can be found in the webpage:
Beach Registration closes soon, sign-up here
Other Reminders:
1. Medic will be available from 12nn-8pm, we will also have ice available. No physio available. 
2. Fine Designs, our event merchandise provider will be onsite, but teams can order online as well:
4. Remind all players, coaches, managers to observe proper behaviour and sportsmanship. 
5. Tournament organisers will hand out sanction forms to teams that do not comply and follow tournament rules. Usually regarding not showing up for duty, late showing up to the court, not wearing the team uniform, not wearing the hi-vis vest, non-submission of required documents, leaving the team benches full of rubbish, etc.
6. Online comment and suggestion box here:
7. Local referees may approach VNZ Referee Delegates if they want to be assessed and evaluated.
8.Division 2 and 3 Bronze, Silver, Gold will be awarded upstairs in the Suite. Division 1 winners will be awarded on the court. Take official photos inside the 2nd floor suite. 
9.Please make sure all entry fees have been paid. This must be fully paid before the tournament. 
Event Staff:
Pi'ilua Autufuga - Tournament Director
James Aufa'i - Chief Referee
Brady Nicholson, Ray Manson, Beer Bains - Referee Delegates
Lucy Dodd, Teresa Highnam - Results Coordinator and Admin
Nia Cameron and Tymara Cox - Online Draw and Scoresheets 
Brittany Allison-Carnie and Fabi Phaneuf - Draw manager
Susan Blundell-Dorrington - Event Coordinator
Steve Upfold - Event Coordinator
Volleyball Bay of Plenty - Court controllers