Region Teams

High Performance Championships are one of USA Volleyball’s flagship events. The 140+ team event features divisions for both boys and girls that include the USA Volleyball High Performance Pipeline, USA Volleyball Regions, and international teams. In the past, the international teams in attendance included Australia, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, Dominican Republic, Italy, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru and Puerto Rico. This year we have teams registered from Canada, Chile, Liberia, New Zealand, Peru and Puerto Rico. The 2019 High Performance Championships will be held at the Greater Fort Lauderdale / Broward County Convention Center in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., from July 18-22, 2019.

Event Regulations

2019 High Performance Championships Regulations

Hotels

This is a stay and play event. All athletes and staff must book through Team Travel Source.

Click HERE for FAQs!

When will housing open?

Housing will open on Friday, Nov. 9 at 12 p.m. ET (room block requests will not be accepted before then).  

Please click the link below to see all hotel options in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., and to submit your team block request.

https://volleyballsites.wixsite.com/volleyball-pages/usav-hp-championships-housing

As we get closer to the event, we will open general housing for anyone who needs an individual reservation. Please click the link above for access to this when it opens.

How do I request a block of rooms for my team? 

1. Submit your room block request via the link above.

2. All requests will be date and time stamped, and we will place teams in order of submission.

3. A Team Travel Source representative will be in touch with you regarding your block should we have questions.

4. A Team Travel Source representative will send you a customized booking link with instructions on how to distribute the link to your parents and how to book your rooms!

5. Book Rooms!

Stay and Play Policy

The 2019 USAV High Performance Championships is Stay and Play. This means that in order to compete in the tournament, you must be staying in one of the official room blocks set up by Team Travel Source*. All reservations must be made through the official Team Travel Source.

HOUSING CONTACTS: Please make sure that your staff and / or parents know that they should NOT call the hotels directly or book with a direct hotel website. These reservations as well as third party bookings (Expedia.com, Hotels.com, etc.,) will not be compliant with the Stay and Play policy.

Team Travel Source guarantees the lowest group rates available (exclusions include but are not limited to unconfirmed room types, non-cancellable rates, employee rates, government rates, advanced purchase rates, AAA and AARP rates).

Team Travel Source will work with any club or team that may have a special situation.

Team Travel Source Contact Information

• Team Block Questions – teamblocks@teamtravelsource.com or 844-875-4586

• Overall USAV Housing Questions – Contact us at USAV@teamtravelsource.com or on the USAV Customer Service Line toll-free at 844-875-4586. 

• Team Travel Source’s normal business hours are Monday through Friday 8 a.m.-7 p.m. ET and Saturday from 8:30 am – 5:00 pm ET.

Tournament Info
The 2019 High Performance Championships will be held at the Greater Fort Lauderdale / Broward County Convention Center in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., and will run from July 18-22, 2019.

Schedule

 

Greater Fort Lauderdale / Broward County Convention Center

July 17

 

Teams arrive, practices, preliminary inquiries

July 18

 

General technical meeting and first matches

July 19-20

 

Pool play for all divisions

July 21

Bracket and Quarterfinals, Finals for Girls Future Select

July 22

 

Semifinals and Finals for all divisions except Girls Future Select

July 23

 

Teams depart

 

 

 

 

Deadlines

 

 

March 25, 2019

 

Boys teams deadline for team entry in USAV office

April 29, 2019

 

Girls teams deadline for team entry in USAV office

May 20, 2019

 

Deadline for team entry fee due in USAV office. See event regulation for more instructions.

 

2019 Age Division Definitions

Women's International Junior*

born in 2000 and after

Boys International **

born in 2001 and after

Boys National Youth

born in 2001 and after

Girls International Youth

born in 2002 and after

Girls National Youth

born in 2002 and after

Boys National Select

born in 2003 and after

Girls International Select

born in 2004 and after

Girls National Select

born in 2004 and after

Girls Future Select***

 

born in 2006 and after

*Region High Performance Teams competing in the Women’s Junior International Division are permitted to have athletes born in 1999 and after. 

**Region High Performance Teams competing in the Boys International Divisions are permitted to have athletes born in 2000 and after.

***No USA teams will complete in this division. It is only offered in the second year of the cycle.

Required Documentation

1) 2019 Player Medical Release This form MUST be notarized

2) 2019 Preliminary Inquiry Form

3) Proof of Date of Birth: Passport, birth certificates, state issued ID, etc are all acceptable.

Opening Ceremonies
There will be no opening ceremonies this year.

Training Schedule (July 13-17)
Court Schedule 

Tournament Schedule
This will be available on the Indoor High Performance Championships Homepage by July 15.

If you are interested in attending High Performance Championships, please contact event organizer Gabby Lutjen at gabby.lutjen@usav.org. She will be able to provide more information on the tournament, logistics, divisions and any other questions you may have.