January 19, 2019


January 19, 2019

  • San Mateo

  • San Jose

Have you considered registering your teams for California Kickoff but not sure if your teams are ready? You should register for Kickstart if you fall into one of these categories:

  • New NCVA Clubs for the 2018-2019 Season.
  • Club Teams that have not participated in the California Kickoff in the past two years.

Guest Registration


All family, friends, and fans of all teams must register; no one may enter the playing area without a Guest Wristband.

Players (15 max) and Coaches (5 max) will receive a Guest Wristband as part of their Team registration during check-in.

Guests may pick up Guest Wristbands purchased online at the WILL CALL booth at the main entrance.

Wristbands - Buy Now! Guest Registration Hours
Team Registration Hours

Tournament Information

Age GroupWave AssignmentSite AssignmentTournament Information
12/11Saturday: AM, 8:00 AM startSan Mateo Event CenterSeedingFlowchart
14/13Saturday: AM, 8:00 AM startSan Jose Convention CenterSeedingFlowchart
16/15Saturday: PM, 1:00 PM startSportsHouseSeedingFlowchart

Tournament Results


Entry Fees/ Registration Deadlines

Registration opens: November 1, 2018

Entry Fee: $295 for all age divisions

Registration deadline: December 3, 2018

Teams will be accepted after the deadline, if space is available

There are no refunds after December 3, 2018

For more information on this event, please contact [email protected]

Changes? Cancellations?

If your team needs to cancel from the event, change their division, or just ask a question, please use the links below.

Tournament Cancellation Form Contact Us!


Tournament Hotels

Please be sure to submit this form once you have booked and confirmed your hotel reservations. Thank you!

Required Hotel Form

Spectator Code of Conduct

The Kickstart is a USA Volleyball sanctioned event. By entering the facility, all spectators agree to abide by the following Spectator Code of Conduct as required by USA Volleyball. Spectators also understand that injury from flying objects incidental to the sport of volleyball may occur at this event and attend at their own risk. Be alert at all times, especially during active play. Children not participating on a team entered in the event must be under the supervision of their parents at all times. The venue is not to be considered an open play area. Open courts and free space within the facility are not designated or designed for general child-play activities and should be used for event related activities only.

​Any code of conduct broken at this event can lead to immediate removal from the building.

Spectator Code of Conduct

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