The ASICS World Series of Volleyball is more than the FIVB Grand Slam pro beach volleyball tournament. See some of the top recording artists in America perform live on TrueCar Stadium Court between matches. General admission is free and premium seats are available for purchase.
See the World’s Best Players
The best players on the FIVB World Tour only come to Southern California once a year—and this is it! The ASICS World Series of Beach Volleyball features three-time Olympic gold medalist Kerri Walsh-Jennings, gold medalist Phil Dalhausser and silver medalist April Ross, just to name a few. The top international beach athletes join our USA stars for a week of intense competition and elite level play.
Sports and Entertainment Celebrities
Come to the ASICS World Series of Beach Volleyball and see your favorite sports and entertainment celebrities. NFL and NBA stars like Terrell Owens and Luke Walton have played in our open tournaments. The 2015 celebrity match was hosted by Josh Hutcherson of The Hunger Games and featured loads of stars from stage and screen.
FIVB Grand Slam
The ASICS World Series of Beach Volleyball features the best beach players on the planet battling it out on the sands of Long Beach for important FIVB World Tour points and huge prize money. Olympians from the USA, Brazil and many other countries face off in pool play Tuesday through Thursday, then compete in a single elimination tournament bracket from Friday until the finals on Sunday.
Stadium Court Crowd
The crowd at the ASICS World Series of Beach Volleyball is one of the most enthusiastic on the FIVB World Tour. Whether they're cheering for their favorite teams or doing the wave around TrueCar stadium court, you can tell that Southern California is where beach volleyball was born.
Play 4s and 6s Tournaments
Want to play right alongside the best beach volleyball teams in the world? You can at the ASICS World Series of Beach Volleyball. We have coed 4s and single gender 6-man tournaments open to all levels and abilities.
Long Beach, California
Long Beach, California provides a beautiful backdrop for the ASICS World Series of Beach Volleyball, but it's much more than that. There are tons of incredible places to eat, shop and visit in this sunny, Southern California city. We've brought a lot of what we love about the Long Beach lifestyle to the ASICS WSOBV, so some check it out in August!
WSOBV Kids’ Day
Kids' Day at the ASICS World Series of Beach Volleyball is a ton of fun. Kids can meet some of the players, learn basic volleyball skills and be entertained by a host of different kid-friendly music and dance acts. We've had terrific participation over the years from the USYVL, Boys & Girls Clubs, Dion Jackson and more.
Live Coverage on NBC
NBC will broadcast from the ASICS World Series of Beach Volleyball with key matches shown live and others tape delayed so you don't miss a moment of the action. Check here for a full broadcast schedule.
Leading the Cheers
From the beach volleyball superfans who come dressed in patriotic costumes to the ASICS Glam Girls leading cheers on TrueCar Stadium Court, there's an incredible enthusiasm in the WSOBV atmosphere.
Samples and Giveaways
There are so many great companies at the ASICS World Series of Beach volleyball doing fun activities, giving away samples and offering up products for sale. Food, clothing, volleyball gear—even haircuts—can be had in sponsor village. Come out and support the tremendous brands that have invested in our sport at its highest level.
WSOBV Legends’ Night
Friday eventing at the ASICS World Series of Beach Volleyball is Legends' Night. We reunite some of the all-time greats of the game to recognize important moments and players in beach volleyball history. In 2015, Legends' Night featured the food, music, costumes and dancing of Brazil as we looked ahead to Rio and celebrated the sport's 20 year anniversary in the Olympic Games. Renowned player and commentator Chris Marlowe emceed a presentation that recovnized several beach legends, including Sinjin Smith, Kent Steffes, Randy Stoklos, Holly McPeak, Mike and Patty Dodd to name just a few. As attendees enjoyed the authentic Brazilian music and cuisine, highlights of the 1996 quarterfinal match between Kiraly/Steffes and Smith/Henkel were shown on the big screen.