JVA World Challenge

April 6-8, 2018. Louisville, Kentucky.


The JVA World Challenge is a 3 day event run by the JVA at the Kentucky Exposition Center. This is a midyear championship that awards the 1st and 2nd place teams in each division with a paid entry to the AAU National Championships in Orlando, Florida! The JVA World Challenge is an AAU sanctioned event and participants need to be members of AAU.

The age divisions are for all girls 18 & under. Each age division is broken into 2 or 3 competition divisions: Open, Premier, & Club. Top teams from across the country compete in this highly recruited midyear event year after year, making it the best midyear championship event in the country. 


Registration is Open on AES. Register early and send in your payment for 2018 to guarantee your spot.

$695/Team for JVA Member Clubs
$745/Team for non JVA Member Clubs



TeamInn, the JVA housing partner in coordination with ConferenceDirect, will arrange a variety of hotel options for teams and their families. Reservations open on 10/1. Teams will not be allowed to book rooms until entries have been paid.

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Avoid the long lines and purchase admission tickets in advance. Pre-admission tickets can be picked up during team check-in by a team representative.

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Lucky Dog Volleyball

LDV is proud to be the title sponsor of the JVA World Challenge. Snag the latest volleyball gear at the Lucky Dog Volleyball store. From sweats to kneepads, we've got you covered from head to toe. Lucky You!

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Event Information

The tournament book includes all the important information you need to know about the event.

RSVP on FaceBook Event Page for deals and updates!
Click here for the Exhibitor Kit

Playing Waves:
AM:18O/P/C, 16O/P/C, 14O/P, 13O/P, 12O, 10's -11's
PM: 17 O/P/C, 15O/P/C, 14C. 13C, 12C


Tournament Book

Ultra Ankle

Ultra Ankle® – The Official Ankle Brace of the JVA! Stop by our booth or visit us online at ultraankle.com.

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Live Coverage

FloVolleyball will bring live coverage all weekend! Catch the action on FloVolleyball.tv, Roku & Apple TV 4.

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Free Mental Toughness Workshops

It's a Mental Thing: Keys to Volleyball Players Maximizing Their Potential
Gregory Dale, PhD, Professor of Sport Psychology and Sport Ethics at Duke University, will provide interactive and engaging workshops for all coaches, parents and athletes on Saturday, April 7th. Workshop is intended for players ages 12 and older. RSVP to reserve your spot.

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Unsigned Showcase

NEW! StreamSports will be filming every court at the 2018 Unsigned Showcases. The footage is available to all college coaches for FREE, and each participant will receive a FREE player profile on StreamSports.

The showcase will be run by Mike Lingenfelter of Munciana Volleyball. 

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JVA Kansas City Classic

April 28-29, 2018.
Kansas City, Missouri
This two day event will bring in 300-400 teams from the Midwest, Great Plains and Mid-South.

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Download the Event App

The free JVA Dig It App will ensure that you have easy access to the schedule/results, local deals, coupons and promotions, contest details and push notifications.

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Harbor Photo

Bring your full team with jerseys to the Harbor Co. Photography booth after your first match to get your team photo taken with no hassle.

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Molten is proud to be the official volleyball of the JVA. Join Molten at moltenusa.com and on social media.

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Sponsorship Opportunities

Want to be a championship court sponsor at the JVA World Challenge or sponsor the Results Kiosk? Learn more about how to be an event sponsor at this year's JVA World Challenge.

Event Sponsor Program

Become a Side-Out Ambassador

JVA leaders can become Side-Out Ambassadors and have the opportunity to be nationally-recognized at the AVCA convention held in conjunction with the NCAA Volleyball Championship as a Side-Out/AVCA National Dig Pink Award winner!

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The JVA World Challenge Supports Side-Out!

Saturday, April 7th: Wear your pink for Dig Pink® Day at the JVA World Challenge*

Help support the Side-Out Foundation by making your contribution to Dig Pink at the JVA Tent. By making a donation, you can receive an AAU t-shirt.

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