Summer Volleyball League

posted May 8, 2011, 6:02 PM by YIA Sports
Hello everyone,

Want to enjoy the nice, sunny days outdoors after enduring such a long Ottawa winter? Not sure how to keep busy once school is over? In anticipation of the warm summer days to come (soon hopefully), we are officially launching our Summer 2011 Youths In Action (YIA) Beach Volleyball league! YIA is a non-profit organization in Ottawa run by a group of committed volunteers to promote an active lifestyle and to organize social and fun events for all. This summer, the Co-ed 4's Recreational / Intermediate league will be held at Brittania Park (Ottawa-west). Please register as soon as you have a team (details below), along with the team member's names, and payment. If you do not have a team, you can register as an individual and we will try our best to put together a team for you. Due to the limited number of nets and beach space, we can only accommodate 12 teams, so register early to ensure your spot in this league!

Game Details
Location: Britannia Beach, 2805 Carling Ave.
For map: http://apps104.ottawa.ca/emap/?emapver=lite&LAT=45.365096&LON=-75.801645&featname=Britannia%20Beach
OC Transpo Bus Routes # 2, 16, 85
Date: Friday evenings starting Friday, June 3rd - Friday, August 12th (no game Friday, July 1st)...10 weeks of play
Game times: 6:30-7:30pm and 7:30-8:30pm

Registration
1) Submit your team name, captain, and members, or specify if you are registering as an individual to YIA Sports via e-mail at: YIASports@vccottawa.com
2) Registration deadline: Friday, May 20th, 2011.
3) Cost: $100 per team, payment to be given the first day of the game (Friday, June 3rd). Therefore, individual cost will depend on how many people you have on your team.

Team and Game Rules
- Team Format: 4 people per team on the court with at least 1 female player
- Three games will be played per night
- The teams are responsible for score keeping. Scores should be reported to YIA Sport via e-mail at: YIASports@vccottawa.com
- Teams are responsible for finding their own substitutes when needed
- Please check the YIA Sports website (http://www.yiasports.com/) for updated schedules, game cancellations in case of rain etc...
- Please save the date and plan to attend our End of summer party / BBQ: Saturday, August 20th (details to be confirmed later)
- Most importantly, HAVE FUN!

Registration starts today and ends Friday, May 25 th. Summer is a great time to meet new people, enjoy the beach, and stay active! New comers are always welcome! Hope to see you all for some summer beach action!
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