Frequently asked questions(Dutch)
Who is managing the beachcourts?The beachcourts are managed by the 'Stichting Volleybal Utrecht' (SVU). The primary responsibilty for the SVU is to organize the 'Toverpot' tournament. The 'Toverpot' tournament is held in the weekend before the start of the competition to dot the i's and cross the t's.
For more information see the Toverpot site (in Dutch).
What is the location of the beachcourts?The courts are located near sportscentre "Zuilen". The adress is Burgemeester Norbruislaan 680, 3555 EZ Utrecht.
How do I arrive at the beachlocation?The location can be reached from the Burg. Norbruislaan. By bike the courts are also accesable from the Amsterdamsestraatweg. Take the cycle-track to the right just outside Utrecht near WTA 4x4 & SUV (Cooper Tires)
For public transport use bus service 12, 32, 120, N20 (Exit at bus stop "Oud-Zuilen") or 920 (Exit at bus stop "Zuilenselaan").
Can I make freely use of the beachcourts?No, you can't. The courts are not ready for use.
On Monday the courts are in use voor "vrije inloop".
On Tuesday (VC Majella) and Thursday (VV Switch) the courts are (partly) in use by volleybal clubs. For more information see their website.
On Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday we will organize training.
On Friday we will organize, in cooperation with Irene Beach from Bilthoven the "Utrechtse Beachcompetitie".
The rest of the week it is possible to rent one or more courts. To find out if courts are available have a look at the agenda.
For more information send an e-mail.
What does that mean? 'vrije inloop'?On Monday you can come to Zuilen and have fun. For just €3 each you can play beachvolleybal with your friends. The courts are open from 19:00 until it is to dark to see the ball.
How can I rent a court?
What are the facilities at the beachlocation?The facilities at the beachlocation are minimal. Food & drinks are available only if the bar in the sports centre is open.
Water is available near the storeroom or in the changing room inside the sport centre. There you also can take a shower.
What is the 'Utrechtse Beachcompetitie'?On friday the SVU will organize, in cooperation with Irene Beach from Bilthoven, the 'Utrechtse beachcompetition' :
The first round starts at 19:00 and the second round of the evening starts at 20:30. The competition will be held in Zuilen, in Bilthoven and in swimming centre 'de Krommerijn'.
A poule consists of 5 teams and they will play at 2 courts. So 4 teams will play at the same time, the fifth team is the 'referee'.
The next week the winner will go one level up and the last of the poule will go one level down.
So it is possible that the next week you will play on a different location and/or time.
For more information see the 'competition page' (in dutch; sorry)
Can I play indoor beachvolleyball in Utrecht?
More questions? Send an e-mail