The Beach Waterpark Hosts The National Volleyball League Championships this Weekend!


Mason, OH – The Beach Waterpark in Mason, Ohio is hosting The National Volleyball League Championships this weekend! Beginning Friday, The National Volleyball League will begin their Midwest Championships and Junior Festival at The Beach Waterpark’s premier, championship volleyball courts for a chance to win FIFTY THOUSAND DOLLARS!

NVL PosterPhoto courtesy The Beach Waterpark

Starting Friday, July 19th through July 21st, guests will get the exciting opportunity to see some of the world’s best volleyball players compete in the unique and exciting venue of The Beach Waterpark.

“It was very exciting for us to revive The Beach Waterpark this year and to partner with the National Volleyball League. In preparation for many more exciting events like this, we built championship volleyball courts that are waiting to host these amazing players,” says Hank Woodburn, President and Owner of Adventure Holdings, and The Beach Waterpark.

Vice President of Operations for The National Volleyball League, Laura Ratto is enthusiastic about the visit,

“This event epitomizes what the NVL represents – growing the sport from the bottom to the top. Working with athletes from the junior level all the way to the professional level, has always been a dream of mine. We are excited about our partnership with The Beach Waterpark and the Ohio Valley Region (OVR). Working with them provides the NVL a great opportunity to exhibit all that the future of Beach Volleyball has to offer”.

beach_mens_vballPhoto courtesy The Beach Waterpark

The event will bring nationally recognized beach volleyball players and fans to the area. Men’s 2008 Olympic Gold Medalist Riley Salmon, 2012 Olympian Dave McKienzie, NVL Champions Brian Bomgren and Tim Bomgren, Canadian National Team Andrew Hichney and Ryan Vandenburg. Women’s 2013 NVL Dallas Finalist Kendra VanZwieten/Olaya PazoMegan Wallin, Chara Harris, ROX athlete Michelle Lonergan, Kim DiCello, Kelly Schumacher (past WNBA player)

beach4 Photo courtesy The Beach Waterpark

In conjunction with the Cincinnati Recreation Commission, The Beach Waterpark will also host a FREE PlayFIT volleyball clinic  on Thursday, July 18 from 1:30PM-2:30PM.

The volleyball courts will be available for use by guests at no additional charge on non-game days. The park will host league play five nights a week, with an OVR junior elite league playing Monday through Thursday and a recreational co-ed league on Friday nights.


Ticket Info:

There is multiple options and packages to see all the action! Below is a breakdown of the pricing structure.
**It is best to purchase tickets online for a discounted price. Tickets at the gate on the day of the event will have a higher cost. All tickets are available at:


Volleyball Admission: (Includes Admission to the NVL Volleyball Tournaments)

    • Friday, July 19th – Online Price: $10.00
    • Saturday July 20th or Sunday, July 21st – Online Price: $20.00


Volleyball & Waterpark One Day Option (Includes Admission to The Beach and Volleyball)

    • Tickets Valid only during one of the following days: July 19, 20, 21 – Online Price: $33.99


Volleyball Admission Only – 3-Day Package (Includes Admission to the NVL Volleyball Tournaments)

    • Tickets valid on July 19th, July 20th & July 21st – Online Price: $40.00


Volleyball & Waterpark Weekend Package (Includes Admission to The Beach and Volleyball All Weekend)

    • Tickets valid on July 19th, July 20th & July 21st – Online Price: $59.99


After taking a year off, The Beach waterpark in Mason, Ohio has reopened under new ownership (Adventure Holdings LLC) offering over 50 amazing slides and attractions! We caught up with Ralph Vilardo, General Manager of The Beach, for an overview of all the new attractions! Check out the video below!


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For our Full Article on all the new renovations and offerings for 2013, Click Here!


Article by @DanHower


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