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30th Anniversary Volleyball Festival Hosts National Competition in June 2013

March 28, 2013

Club and school teams from all over the country play in week-long tournament in Phoenix

PHOENIX, March 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ –

    WHAT:     Known as one of the largest volleyball tournaments in the world, Volleyball Festival will be
              celebrating its 30th anniversary of good competition, sportsmanship and fun this June in
              Phoenix, Ariz!  The weeklong volleyball event is for young female athletes competing in 12- to
              18-year-old age divisions and is unique compared to other tournaments in that there is no
              pre-qualification and is open to all club and school teams.

              With 90 courts and more than 6,000 female players, the Volleyball Festival provides a unique
              environment celebrating the sport of volleyball and the overall opportunity for females to play
              competitive sports. It's the perfect chance for club and school teams to test their skills
              against worldwide competition and celebrate their season's accomplishments.

              This year, players and attendees can expect a mix of tough competition and fun spirit with the
              2013 Volleyball Festival theme - Totally Awesome 80s. Competitors are encouraged to wear
              apparel and accessories inspired from this decade during key times throughout the tournament.

              The week of competition kicks off June 23 with an Olympics-style Opening Ceremonies at US
              Airways Center featuring guest appearances from volleyball alumni, an Olympic-style march in
              of teams, awards and more. The Volleyball Festival is honored by the international Volleyball
              Hall of Fame and attracts approximately 17,000 daily attendees throughout the week.

    WHEN:    Sunday, June 23

             Opening Ceremonies

             Monday, June 24 - Friday, June 28, 2013

             30th Anniversary Volleyball Festival Tournament

    WHERE:   Phoenix Convention Center

             100 N. 3rd St., Phoenix, AZ 85004

             *Opening Ceremonies at US Airways

    COST:    Team Entry Fee: $1,195.

    CONTACT:  To learn more visit www.volleyball-festival.com or find us on Facebook at http://
              www.facebook.com/VolleyballFestival. To register visit https://www.advancedeventsystems.com.

SOURCE 30th Anniversary Volleyball Festival

Source: PR Newswire