Champs Challenge indoor 6's


Event Terms and conditions: 

Tournament Information:


Dates: May 31 - June 1. 

Registration Opens Dec. 1, 2017 and closes May 23, 2018 at midnight

Hours: Thursday & Friday 9am - 9pm , Saturday 9am - 1pm 

Cost: $425, Early bird discount of $25 if paid registration by May 1st. 

Entrants: Adults, Any gender, teams may carry up to 10 players

Divisions: Competitive and Recreational. 

Format: Pool play followed by single elimination championship bracket . See rules below.

Playing Venue: Orlando Sports Center. 6700 Kingspointe pkwy. Orlando

Check-in Venue: Wednesday evening at the Gay Days Host Hotel: Doubletree Sea World at 10100 International Drive, Orlando, FL 32821. 


6-Person Indoor Volleyball Tournament:

Sign up as a team and compete in the first annual Champs Challenge.  2 Divisions offered will be Competitive and Recreational, open to any gender.  Day 1 will be pool play with 3-match minimum.  Day 2 will be single elimination bracket match play.  All matches will be 2 out of 3.  Prizes will be awarded to 1st and 2nd in each division.  Watch for special Gay Days guests making appearances throughout the tournament.  All play will occur at the Orlando Sports Center, at 6700 Kingspointe Pkwy, Orlando, FL 32819

Player Check-in Social:

Wednesday May 31, 2018. Player/Team check-in will occur Wednesday evening at the Gay Days Host Hotel: Doubletree Sea World at 10100 International Drive, Orlando, FL 32821.  There will be a social reception for players at the same hotel on Wednesday night.   Check-in will occur from 6-9 p.m.

Costume Contest:

With Mardi Gras being the 2018 Gay Days Theme, we are offering a Mardi Gras themed costume contest for any players who want to participate.  The contest will occur Thursday prior to the beginning of play so players may play in their costumes or discard them prior to play.  Prizes will be awarded for 1st and 2nd place judged by your fellow players.

Player Awards and Gay Days Pool Party:

Friday, June 1. Player awards will be given Friday evening at the Gay Days Host Hotel Pool Party: Doubletree Sea World at 10100 International Drive, Orlando, FL 32821.  There will be a Gay Days pool party that night at the hotel following the award ceremony.


  • Teams will be confirmed as they pay, and divisional caps will be adjusted according to need, to create a competitive and fun event.

  • Refunds will not be offered by the tournament.

  • Play will be governed by the indoor and sand rules published by USA Volleyball. 

  • Our tournament is inclusive and anyone is welcome to participate.  Teams may include males and females as desired.

  • Referees will be provided for each match.  Teams will be required to call lines and keep score for matches when not playing.

  • Players jerseys must be marked with numbers not less the four (4) inches in height on the front and eight (8) inches in height on the back. Liberos shall also wear a clearly contrasting color to that of the color of their teammates that makes them easily distinguishable from the rest of their team.

  • Teams must have six (6) players on the court in order to compete. If a Team becomes incomplete through disqualification or expulsion of a player the Team loses that game by default, keeping the points earned. If a Team becomes incomplete due to injury or illness that team may acquire a replacement player.

Tournament Contacts

Lane Newsome, Tournament Director    336-253-2204,

Sindee Snow, Tournament Director   407-466-9009 , 

Subsidiary of S&S Events

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