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ATTENTION: THE TAMPA CONVENTION CENTER IS NOW A CASHLESS BUILDING!

ALL DETAILS, INCLUDING PRICING, WILL BE UPDATED BY AUGUST 1ST.


February 19-21, 2022
Tampa, FL

SPECTATOR LIMITATIONS:

AS OF FEBRUARY 8th - Due to COVID-19 Protocols at our facilities, all teams will be limited to the following number of spectators at each facility...

  • AT THE TAMPA CONVENTION CENTER:  18 spectators per TEAM on SATURDAY and SUNDAY AND 22 spectators per TEAM on MONDAY!
  • AT THE WIREGRASS FACILITY:  18 spectators per TEAM on SATURDAY and SUNDAY AND 20 spectators per TEAM on MONDAY!
  • AT THE LAND O' LAKES RECREATION COMPLEX:  18 spectators per TEAM on SATURDAY and SUNDAY AND 20 spectators per TEAM on MONDAY!

That number is subject to change and, if it does, an email update will go out to all registered teams.

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EVENT ATTENDANCE PROTOCOLS:

In response to health and safety recommendations amidst COVID-19, all persons will be REQUIRED to:

  • WEAR A FACE MASK upon entry and throughout the building(s) UNLESS actively playing on a court. All other times all persons will be REQUIRED TO WEAR A FACE MASK.
  • BEVERAGE CONSUMPTION WILL ONLY BE PERMITTED WHILE YOU ARE SEATED in each facility with the ONLY EXCEPTION made for athletes PARTICIPATING in an ACTIVE MATCH.
  • USE DESIGNATED MASK FREE ZONES for food consumption ONLY. Food consumption IS PROHIBITED in the playing areas except in designated areas to minimize amount of time face coverings are not worn to lessen any possible exposure opportunities for all attendees.
  • DEPART EXHIBIT HALL/COURT AREA when your team is not directly involved in the match to assist with keeping density low around courts & allow coach to notify you on when to return. 
  • WASH/SANITIZE HANDS as often as possible. ALL attendees are encouraged to carry 60% alcohol or higher anti-viral hand sanitizer when possible.

Along with those requirements, all persons are RECOMMENDED to:

  • SOCIAL DISTANCE at all times. 
  • REMAIN SEATED courtside while your team is playing UNLESS going to restroom, concessions, exit or entry areas or filming your player's match. 

FAILURE TO COMPLY with event protocols, at any time, may be grounds for removal from any venue at any time. This is a private, ticketed event. 

Team Registration:
Registration will open on October 1st at 12PM EST.

  • CLICK HERE to register your teams on SportWrench!
  • Room for ~256 to 344 teams depending on COVID-19 Restrictions. Teams will be accepted on a first-come, first serve basis based upon receipt of entry fee and, if not a local team, confirmation of hotel booking.
  • Entry fees can be refunded up to 45 days prior to the first date of tournament play.
  • If the event is canceled for any reason entry fees will be refunded to all teams minus $25 if after December 15th and $50 if after January 15th to cover expenses already incurrred such as awards, non-refundable facility deposits, shipping, etc.

If you are a foreign team, please click here for more information.

Sites:
We will be using 3 site locations this weekend.

  • Courts #1-32 at The Tampa Convention Center
    333 S. Franklin St, Tampa, FL 33602
  • Courts #33-40 at the Wiregrass Sports Complex**
    3021 Lajuana Blvd, Wesley Chapel, FL 33543
  • Court #41-42 are at the Land O' Lakes Recreation Complex (SAT & SUN ONLY)**
    3032 Collier Parkway, Land O Lakes, Fl 34639
    **ONLY 14 & 15 CLUB will play at Wiregrass Facility & Land O Lakes Rec ALL THREE DAYS!  No other divisions will be at this facility.

For more information about the Gasparilla Volleyball Kickoff Classic, please check out the linked buttons below!