MJVBA Championships


June 2 & 3, 2018

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Winners in 4 divisions in each age will receive  a free or partial entry into the 45th AAU National Volleyball Championships

To receive the free/partial entry,  winners have to be registered for and compete at AAU Nationals in a division equal or lower then one competing in MJVBA.

Michigan is the test state for the following reimbursement scale.

Winners in 4 divisions per age will have all or part of their fee waived for AAU Nationals or The West Coast Championships. Reimbursement will be a sliding scale based on 12 teams in a division or an average of 12 teams in per division in an age group . If the first place team has not accepted or does not plan to accept the free entry, the free entry will go to the second place team. If the first place team accepts the free entry the tournament will pay 50% of the entry into AAU Nationals or The West Coast Championships to the second place teams in each open age division. Free entries must be claimed by July 31,2018 In order for the second place teams to collect their reimbursement the team must be registered for and compete in AAU Nationals or The West Coast Championship

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Parents, Players, and Spectators go to #3 & #4 below for Tournament Information

  • Entry deadline is 5/6 for those paying by US Mail
  • Entry deadline is 5/13 for those paying on line
  • On Line payment is the preferred method of payment

Important Notes before beginning process

  • Do your teams meet the state tournament qualifications as outlined on the Tournament Information Page.
  • MJVBA Championships will again be using Advanced Event Systems for its registration process.
  • You will be asked to enter a CLUB CODE this will be your 5 alpha MJVBA ID. The one you have been using all year.  Not your National AAU  Club code
  • If you do not remember you MJVBA Club ID. It can be found on www.mjvba.com/eligibleclubs.htm
  • When asked to pick a region from the drop down menu select MJVBA (MJ)
  • When asked for USAV # select pending as no USAV registration is needed for this event.
  • All participants must have a current AAU membership.
  • AAU Import to AES Roster is the required roster.
  • Rosters may be updated on line until 5/28 – this is for the recruitment packet only.
  • When you check-in at the tournament the AAU Import to AES Roster or the AAU Generated  Roster that you turn in will be the official roster for the event.
  • US Mail Payment: must be a money order, cashiers check or club check.  No personal checks accepted
  • MJVBA will send out broadcast emails to inform you of other information or changes as they come available.

Club Directors Follow These Steps

#1: Register your teams

  1. Go to Advanced Event Systems and register your team.
  2. After registering on on AES  see #2 for your payment options

Make sure you COMPLETE the REGISTRATION process before paying. **For additional help on AES click the Need Help button, upper right corner when logged into AES or email technical support.

# 2: Pay for Your Team’s Registration

Click Here to pay on-line  for MJVBA Association Championships/ AAU Grand prix

To pay by US Mail – Print a copy of your entry form off of AES and  mail with a check payable to MJVBA. Address will be on the bottom on the entry form.

# 3: Plan your Stay and your Trip




Hotel Information – MJVBA Championships AAU Grand Prix June 1-3, 2018

MJVBA Championships AAU Grand Prix has partnered with Pse Event Housing to provide attendees/groups with the lowest available hotel rates and a smooth booking experience.

Lowest Available Room Rates:  View hotels and book online

View Hotels and book on line

The best hotels will book up quickly so please book well in advance.

Book by Phone:  888-417-6446

Need Help Email PSE



Festival Of the Arts June 1-3

Street Closings Festival of Arts

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# 4: Plan Your Meals


Awesome subs

Awesome subs

Two great locations – Celebration  Village & Cascade




A taste of the south

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