General Information

San Francisco 1:

Sunday, June 4:
Boys & Girls: U9-U19; Adult: Women, Men, Coed
Registration deadline: May 26


Santa Cruz:

Saturday & Sunday, June 17 & 18, 2017:
Boys & Girls: U9-U19; Adult: Women, Men, Coed
Registration deadline: June 9


San Francisco 2:

Sunday, June 25:
Boys & Girls: U9-U19; Adult: Women, Men, Coed
Registration deadline: June 16


Team Roster Size:

12 players maximum roster size in all age groups. Beach Soccer Blast recommends a roster size of 7-10 players.


Game Format & Length:

5 versus 5 competition: 4 on the pitch, plus a goalkeeper.
Three periods of 10 minutes with two minutes of rest time in between periods.


Field Sizes:

Size varies by age group. U9-U12: 20x30 yards. U13-U19 and Adults: 25x35 yards.


Number of Games:

Each team will play a minimum of 3 games.


Age Groups:

Register your team in the same age group that you play Spring 2017 season. We will use the age group matrix followed by NorCal Premier Soccer to align with local leagues' implementation of the new US Soccer requirements for age group registration. Some age groups might need to be combined depending on registration numbers.


Uniforms:

Bring your own uniforms. T-Shirts, jerseys, or tank-tops are acceptable. Numbers and names are not required. Bring sun protection, warm up jackets and pants to wear in between games as weather conditions can vary and change quickly.


Footwear & Other Equipment:

Sand socks will be available for purchase at the event. No shoes, cleats or shin guards of any kind are allowed. Players can play either barefoot, with socks, or neoprene sand socks. No jewelry of any kind is allowed. Hard casts are not allowed.


Prizes:

1st place: Player awards
2nd place: Player awards


Team Registration Fee:

$395 per team for San Francisco Beach Soccer Blast! (1-day tournaments)

$495 per team for Santa Cruz Beach Soccer Blast! (2-day tournament)


Multiple Team Discount:

For multiple team or club discounts, contact:

Edgar Alvarez
Beach Soccer Blast Manager
ealvarez@americascores.org


Beach Rules:

NO alcohol, smoking, or glass allowed on the beach.