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Aspen, Colorado | August 28 – September 2, 2024

Join us for the 51st Motherlode Volleyball Classic held this Labor Day Weekend in the most iconic ski town on the planet – ASPEN, Colorado!

The Motherlode is truly an end of summer celebration of the sport of volleyball.  We fill the parks and sand courts during the day and have gatherings and outings downtown each night.  The competition is unrivaled and the friendships made and renewed in Aspen last a lifetime.

Choose from twenty-four divisions over six days.  Pro-Open on the weekend, Masters Divisions during the week and countless grass opportunities over Labor Day weekend.  Play Men’s and Women’s one day, and CoED the other. Give our competitive and exciting triples divisions a go on Friday!  OuttaTown Productions will be back with their unique three-sided nets for Tri-Ball on Friday too.

Top teams compete at Koch Lumber Park and at the Wagner Park Center Court surrounded by music, food, vendors and more!

This year there will be a Masters Gathering Thursday evening at Mi Chola. The Master’s Dinner is Friday night at Mezzaluna where we will induce the first Motherlode Hall of Fame members. On Saturday, Harper + Hudson invites you to a player’s party at their outdoor restaurant.

Be sure to come by Koch Park on Monday, Labor Day to see top Men’s and Women’s teams duke it out in the Pro-Open finals!

See you in ASPEN.

TOURNAMENT INFORMATION

Date: August 28- September 2, 2024 | 8:00am Check-In

Location: Wagner Park, Koch Lumber Park, Willoughby Park,  | Aspen, CO

Concessions: Event vendors, Surf Shack, Tiki Hut Grill on-site.

Lodging: Expedia, Hotels.com, Kayak. Book lodging early.

Membership Fees: We do NOT require AVP, AAU or other annual membership fees for registration.

Refunds: Refund cutoff is 21 days prior to event with advance written approval.

Pro Open Sand

Open Divisions: Men’s Open Doubles. Women’s Open Doubles. CoED Open Doubles.

Open Format: Double Elimination.

Open Prizes: Pro-Open: 60% of Entry Fees create a prize purse. 50% to the winning team. 25% to 2nd Place. 12.5% to two 3rd-place teams. Equal payout for all open divisions.

Open Entry Fee: $165/team Pro-open. Late Registration- add $20/player. If space is available.

Masters Sand

Masters Divisions: Men’s 37+, 45+, 50+, 55+, 60+. Women’s 35+, 45+.

Masters Format: Double Elimination.

Masters Prizes: 1st, 2nd, 3rd place teams. Tropical Trophies, Tees, Mikasa volleyballs, and more. Cash if the division is sponsored. 50% to 1st, 25% to 2nd, 12.5% to 3rds.

Masters Entry Fee: $135/team Masters. Late Registration- add $15/player. If space is available.

Grass Divisions

Grass Doubles: Men’s A, BB, B. Women’s A, BB, B. CoED A, BB, B.

Grass Triples: Men’s BB, B. Women’s BB.

Grass Format: Pools in the morning. Brackets in the afternoon. Same-day finals.

Grass Prizes: 1st, 2nd, 3rd place teams. Tropical Trophies, Tees, Mikasa volleyballs, and more.

Wagner Center Court: Highest divisions first. Some finals on other courts.

Grass Entry Fee: $105/team Doubles. $145/team Triples. Late Registration- add $10/player. If space is available.

Tri Ball: Tri-Ball is played on a 3-sided net hosted by OuttaTown Productions. $135/team.

EVENT SCHEDULE

EVENT LAYOUT

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