Elite Sand Soccer Showdown

Experience the pinnacle of sand soccer athleticism at the North American Sand Soccer Championships (NASSC), where elite athletes gather from around the globe to compete in the prestigious U.S. Open. In the heart of the Virginia Beach oceanfront, our stadium becomes the epicenter of excitement and talent, as both men and women showcase their extraordinary skills and unwavering passion for the sport. Join us and witness the world’s best sand soccer athletes as they create unforgettable moments on the sun-soaked sands of Virginia Beach.

Dates: June 6-8, 2025

Event Schedule:  coming this spring

Purse: The purse for the Men’s and Women’s US Open divisions will be structured as $1,000 per team and dictated by the number of teams entered in each, respective division.  For example, if 5 Women’s teams are accepted, the purse will be $5,000 or if 12 Men’s teams are accepted, the total purse will be $12,000.

Contact: Please contact U.S. Open Director, Matt Whalen, via email at: Matt.Whalen@sandsoccer.com for more information.

Deadline to Enter: The entry deadline for the U.S. Open is April 15, 2025, when both application and full entry fee is required at the HRSC Office in Virginia Beach. Professional and timely team administration is expected. Team/player history will be required from teams who have not previously participated in NASSC.

International Entries: Must alert local U.S. consulates and football federations regarding intentions to travel to ensure timely passports and visas. Formal NASSC Letters of Invitation are available on request.

Rosters: Rosters are completed online by inviting team members, including players, coaches, and managers, each of whom must complete individual profiles before being placed on the official roster.

Rules: Refer to standard rules published on the tournament website.

Team Size: Maximum of 12 players. No roster changes permitted for any reason once submitted at registration. All players may dress for and compete in a match.

Transportation:  There will be no NASSC-sponsored transportation available to and from Norfolk International Airport.

Travel & Lodging: Teams are responsible for their own travel and lodging. Distant travelers routinely develop their own sponsors. Discounted lodging prices are available on a first come – first served basis.

Uniforms: Formal soccer uniforms are required for the U.S. Open, including matching shorts and numbered shirts. Teams should be prepared to wear either light or dark numbered jerseys. Scrimmage vests will not be permitted. The U.S. Open is heavily covered by the media.

ID Camp (From US Soccer)

Details coming spring 2024



Maryzillians of Maryland, U.S.A.


Beach Soccer VB Elite of Virginia, U.S.A.


Barra de Santiago of Hyattsville, U.SA. 
Beach Soccer VB Elite of Virginia, U.S.A.
Maryzillians of Maryland U.S.A.
Ocean Beach Soccer Club of California, U.S.A.
Punta Hermosa BSC of Florida, U.SA. 
Rush Coastal United of Virginia U.S.A.
SoCal Legacy BSC of California, U.S.A.
Tidewater Captains of Virginia, U.S.A.
Toronto BSC of Canada.


Bahamas or Virginia U.S.A.
Beach Soccer VB Elite of Virginia, U.S.A.
Beach Soccer VB Premier of Virginia, U.S.A.
Botafogo of California, U.S.A. 
Coastal United Beach Soccer of Virginia, U.S.A. 
Coastal United BSC of Virginia, U.S.A.
SBSC of Virginia, U.S.A.
SEVWSA Beach Soccer of Virginia, U.S.A..