Rules & Regulations

Beach Volleyball Rules
  • First come, first serve
  • 2 game limit when people are waiting to use the court
  • No glass bottles
  • No alcohol, tobacco, or illegal drugs
  • No littering
  • Leave the court in better shape than you found it
  • No foul or abusive language
  • No pets within 20 feet of the court
  • Children under 16 years of age must be supervised
  • Do not hang from the net
  • Do not climb the poles
Volleyball Rules
Basic Rules
Basic volleyball rules apply, such as:
  • No lifts
  • No double hits
  • Honesty about in or out of bounds
  • No carrying
  • 3 hits on the same side, and the 3rd hit the ball must go over
  • Can’t touch the net when hitting or blocking
  • Players can’t go under the net either with any part of the body
Outdoor Sports Regulations
Outdoor Sports specific rules include:
  • Each match will consist of 3 sets up to 21 using rally scoring
  • Teams must have a 2-point advantage to win a set
  • There are 2 timeouts per set with duration of 30 seconds each
  • Only 1 injury timeout per player per match is allowed
  • A side change will occur after every set.
  • A coin toss will begin each match. The captains will participate in a coin toss and 1 captain calls heads or tails. The winning captain can choose to serve, receive, or pick the side. The losing captain picks the opposite.
  • Time between sets will be 5 minutes.
  • A let serve is considered in play. This means that if a server's ball hits the net and falls into the receiving team's space, then the ball is in play.
  • Serves will alternate after each set.
  • Teams will consist of 6 player roster, 4 play at time. 2 guy and 2 girls or 3 guys and 1 girl but one must be on the court at all times.
  • Guys and girls must alternate serves and positions in the rotation.
Playoffs
Players need to have played a minimum of 4 games to be eligible to play in the playoffs. Players from other teams are not eligible to play on another team as well.