Code Lets Fans Watch World League for Less

Feb. 29, 2012, 4:01 a.m. (ET)

B.J. Hoeptner Evans
Manager, Media Relations and Publications
Phone: (719) 228-6800

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Feb. 29, 2012) – A pre-sale application is now available for volleyball fans wishing to purchase discounted tickets for the 2012 FIVB World League weekend on June 29-July 1 in Dallas, Texas.

The Dallas Convention Center Arena will host the 2008 Olympic gold medal winning U.S. Men’s National Volleyball Team along with national teams from Italy, France and Korea for the three-day World League event.

Fans who use the promo code USAV12 can purchase upper-level tickets for $12 a match, $20 a day or $55 for all sessions. Lower-level tickets can be purchased for $15 a match, $25 a day and $70 for all sessions.

Without the promo code, upper-level general admission tickets are $15 a match, $25 a day and $70 for all sessions. Reserved lower-level tickets are $22 a match, $35 a day and $90 for all sessions.

To view and fill out the pre-sale ticket application, click here.

Pre-sale ticket applications began on Feb. 27 and go to March 9, 2012. Those purchasing all-session and day tickets will receive premium seating based on the tickets available when this application is received. For those not taking advantage of this pre-sale opportunity, additional service charges and fees may apply when the official online tickets go on sale in March.

More information is available in the pre-sale ticket application.

The FIVB World League is a 16-team international men’s volleyball tournament with a $1 million prize for the winning team.

Significantly for both volleyball and the city of Dallas, the FIVB World League weekend will open the USA Volleyball Boys’ Junior National Championships on July 1-8, where more than 400 teams will compete for the junior national title, also at the Dallas Convention Center. Competitors, fans and Dallas residents have a unique opportunity to attend the World League matches and watch some of the best men’s volleyball players in the world.

Due to the 2012 Olympic Games, the 23rd edition of the World League tournament, the world’s premier annual men’s volleyball event, has a different format. The tournament will be held May 18-July 1 with the Final Round set to take place in Sofia, Bulgaria on July 4-8.