p1440 ATHLETE INFORMATION
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p1440 attracts top talent from around the globe and provides athletes with even more opportunities to play competitively and grow their personal brand. Domestic and international players 14 years and older are welcome to play in p1440’s event series. The p1440 team creates a stable community for all beach volleyball professionals—a place for past, present and future players to call home.
Open Series Tournament
p1440 Open Series' format at each event consists of a 24 team Main Draw per gender. Placement into the Main Draw consists of teams with the highest amount of p1440 points, wildcard teams selected into the main draw and teams earning their spots through p1440 qualification tournaments.
Depending on the event site, there will be caps on the number of teams able to participate in the qualification tournament.
Qualification tournaments will typically occur the Thursday before the Main Draw. The Main Draw will typically start Friday, the first day of the event, and conclude on Sunday.
Each of p1440's Open Series tournaments are open competition, allowing athletes to partner with anyone of the same gender regardless of their home country—Americans can play with Brazilians, Germans with Australians, etc. This gives athletes the opportunity to create the best teams in the world from all the talent that exists.
p1440 Prize Money
The 2018 p1440 prize money is $300,000 per Open Series tournament; totaling a $150,000 prize pool per gender.
Registration for the 2018 Open Series events will open in July 2018. Players can sign up above to be the first to receive tournament and athlete information.
The registration fee is $100 per team for Qualifiers and Main Draws. Domestic and international players over 14 years old can register.
p1440 Points and Qualifying
p1440 points are calculated by player’s finishes in select professional beach volleyball tournaments, as well as CBVA sanctioned Open Division events.
CBVA Points Integration
p1440 partners with the California Beach Volleyball Association (CBVA), the largest amateur beach volleyball association in the United States, to implement a points integration system for Open Series tournaments. The p1440 points integration allows athletes to accumulate points in all sanctioned Open Division tournaments throughout the 2018 season—giving them the opportunity to garner points to play in p1440’s Qualifiers and Main Draws.
SAN JOSE, CA
Sep. 28 - 30, 2018
LAS VEGAS, NV
Oct. 19 - 21, 2018
SAN DIEGO, CA
Nov. 30 - Dec. 2, 2018
HUNTINGTON BEACH, CA
Dec. 14 - 16, 2018