Foreign Team Participation

FOREIGN TEAMS ELIGIBLE TO PARTICIPATE:

All Foreign Teams are eligible to participate in National Junior Competitions sanctioned by USAV in any non-bid qualification division. For additional details on Foreign Team or Foreign Individual participation, please refer to the USAV web site.  
**Foreign teams are not eligible to participate in the Girls 18 Open, 18 USA or 18 American divisions at the Mizuno Boston Volleyball Festival.**

AGE REQUIREMENT DETAILS:

Please refer to the USA Volleyall Junior Age Definitions for all events. 

REQUIREMENTS FOR FOREIGN TEAMS TO REGISTER FOR AN EVENT:

A Foreign Team (registered with its National Volleyball Federation) may participate if it duly applies for and is accepted in compliance with the event's regulations, submits the team entry fee and
• Is not representing its country in an official capacity, and
• The federation of origin grants permission for participation in the form of a letter of good standing, and
• Fills out the Foreign Team Participant Registration Form, and
• Purchases foreign participant insurance, which will be provided by USA Volleyball for $100 US dollars. The expense shall be added to the entry fee.

For more information on the Summary of Coverage, click here.

-A waiver to the foreign participant insurance fee shall be granted to Canadians who provide written proof of 24-hour health coverage valid in the United States.

REQUIREMENTS FOR INDIVIDUALS ON A FOREIGN TEAM:

Each member of a Foreign Team shall have in his/her possession(s), and shall have previously filed with the Event Director, the following documents:
• Photo identification (Driver's license, passport or comparable government issued document); and
• A signed copy of the USA Volleyball Code of Conduct and Waiver and Release of Liability (provided on page 2 of the Foreign Participant Registration form)., and
• Copy of birth certificate or Government Issue Identification with birth date; and
• USA Volleyball's Consent for Medical Release & Liability Form - WITHOUT NOTARTY form, signed by the player's parent or legal guardian.
   For events held in the state of Florida, you will need to fill out the Concent for Medical Release & Liability Form - WITH NOTARY.

LIST OF FORMS TO BRING WITH YOU TO TEAM CHECK-IN:

Required Individual Forms
• Players and Staff: Foreign Participant Registration Form, which includes the Code of Conduct on page 2
• Players and Staff: Copy of photo ID (i.e. Passport)
• Players Only: Consent for Medical Release & Liability Form - WITHOUT NOTARY (for events outside Florida).
  For events held in the state of Florida, complete the Consent for Medical Release & Liability Form - WITH NOTARY.
• Players Only: Copy of Birth Certificate (note, a passport will also fill this requirement)

Required Team Forms/Fees
• Entry Form
Foreign Summary Team Participation Form
• $100 US Dollars for Insurance 
• A letter of good standing from their volleyball federation