The 18 Surf & 17 Reef teams will compete over the President's Day holiday weekend in the Las Vegas Classic tournament. Parents are NOT required to attend the tournament. All Kraken athletes must be be in Las Vegas by Friday evening. The last scheduled matches on Monday begin by 3:00PM, which means we will travel back to Seattle on Monday evening.
Kraken VC Teams Attending:
18 Surf & 17 Reef
Friday by Noon is preferred so that your athlete can attend the Showcase, February 16
February 17, 18 & 19
17 Club - PM Wave
18 Club - PM Wave
Online Las Vegas Schedule & Results - Click Here!
The competition schedule is also available in the AES Xpress App. You can download the App for your mobile device at the link below, or you can use your mobile device web browser.
iOS / iPhone App Android App
$600 / athlete (Team Entry Fee, Hotels for Athletes, Chaperone & Staff, Chaperone & Staff Meals, Team Ground Transportation)
Athlete Air Travel Arrangements:
Parents are responsible for booking and the cost of air travel for their athletes. We know that families may take advantage of frequent flyer miles and this allows the most flexibility. Athletes must be in Las Vegas and checked into their assigned team room by 11:30PM on Friday. Return flights must not be booked before 6:00 pm as the last scheduled matches on Monday are at 3:00 pm. Once you have booked your athlete's airfare, please make sure to complete the Athlete Airfare Log at the below link.
Athlete Airfare Travel Log - Click Here!
Athletes Traveling Without a Parent / Guardian:
For those athletes traveling without a parent / guardian for the tournament, they should be booked on coach or chaperone flights, unless they are at least 15 years of age or are traveling with another athlete's parent. Athlete's who are traveling unaccompanied or with another athlete's parent, are responsible for ground transportation to the Mandalay Bay Resort Hotel. If your athlete is booked on a return flight that is within 2 hours of staff/chaperones flights, they can shuttle, Kraken will shuttle those athletes to the airport on Monday night. Coaching staff will begin arriving in Las Vegas at 8:00PM on Thursday, and the last coaches will fly home at 8:55PM on Monday.
Coach Cece Bui
Alaska Airlines Flight 608 (Depart Seattle: Friday, February 16 9:59PM | Arrive Las Vegas: Friday, February 17 12:20AM)
Alaska Airlines Flight 601 (Depart Las Vegas: Monday, February 19 8:55PM | Arrive Seattle: Monday, February 19 11:37PM)
Coach Jared Walters
Alaska Airlines Flight 2747 & 620 (Depart Seattle: Thursday, February 15 3:30PM | Arrive Las Vegas: Thursday, February 15 8:00PM)
Alaska Airlines Flight 955 (Depart Las Vegas: Tuesday, February 20 9:41PM | Arrive Seattle: Wednesday, February 21 12:06AM)
3950 Las Vegas Blvd South
Las Vegas, NV 39109
Kraken athletes will stay in team rooms, no exceptions, please do not ask. This is critical team bonding time.
Parent Accommodations & Booking Process:
Families and parents are free to book their own accommodations at any hotel you would like.
February 16, 2018
We encourage our athletes to participate in the SCVA Unsigned Showcase on Friday, February 16 at The Mandalay Bay Convention Center. Please read up on the information provided on the Showcase Website. For 2019 graduates, the assigned time is 3-4:30PM, 2018 graduates are scheduled from 4:30-6PM. Sophomores and overflow Juniors & Seniors are scheduled 6-7:30PM and 7:30-9PM. There is limited space available, so please register as soon as possible.