The Dirty Dutch Model Beach Volleyball Tournament Presented by Bimini Bay Resort
February 7-10, 2013
8th and Ocean Drive
Miami Beach, FL
Thursday, Feb 7, 6pm: Beach Bunny Agency Fitting Party
750 Collins Avenue
Complimentary cocktails & music by Triarchy
Friday, Feb 8, 4pm: Model Agency Clinics with NVL Pros & Kid’s Clinic
8th & Ocean Drive
Friday, Feb 8, 11pm: Official Kickoff Party at SL Miami
James Royal Palm Hotel
Saturday, Feb 9, 10am-5pm: MBVT Day One
8th & Ocean Drive
Saturday, Feb 9: After party TBA
Sunday, Feb 10, 10am-5pm: MBVT Day Two
8th & Ocean Drive
Model Agencies Battle in a live Beach Volleyball Tournament for South Beach Supremacy
Co-hosted by 2013 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit & Carl’s Junior Model Nina Agdal, National Volleyball League Champion Casey Patterson & King of the Beach Sinjin Smith
Get Spiked! What do you get when you combine top models, professional athletes, sun, sand & live music? – the sexiest event on the planet.
The Dirty Dutch Model Beach Volleyball Tournament (MBVT) presented by Bimini Bay Resort in association with the National Volleyball League (NVL) will make its 4th annual debut on 8th & Ocean Drive on Feb 9 & 10, 2013 from 10am-5pm daily.
MBVT is a public & free event where all of the top modeling agencies in Miami get together and form co-ed teams and compete in this thrilling 2-day tournament. For the 2nd consecutive year, MBVT has partnered with the NVL & the some of the top pro beach volleyball athletes.
These professionals will be on site at the event coaching each of the agency teams as well as participating in live exhibition matches.
The Australian Gold NVL pro’s and coaches to our agencies include #5 ranked US player and #2 ranked US team Casey Patterson, King of the Beach with over 140 beach victories Sinjin Smith, WNBA champion and converted volleyball professional Kelly Schumacher & Adrian Carambula. 24 year old phenom and top 10 player in the US that is regarded as most entertaining player in the game today.
Winners will receive an all expense weekend getaway, to the luxurious Bimini Bay Resort and Marina on March 1-3, 2013, courtesy of Balearia Bahamas Express. Here, four teams will compete in a rematch at the resort’s Sakara Beach Club, on one of the most beautiful beaches in the world.
Participating agencies include Wilhelmina, Next, Caroline Gleason, Mega, Front, MC2, Elite, Runways & Ocean Models.
A familiar face playing for the 2nd consecutive year for Wilhelmina models is CJ Koegel, from MTV’s Real World Cancun.
Things will be heating up on the sand, as the official MBVT radio partner will be Miami’s own Power96. The station will be broadcasting live all day at the tournament!
Inside the VIP Tent, models, media & celebrities will enjoy complimentary bites from returning sponsor STK and some of Miami ‘s best pre-batched cocktails from Miami Cocktail Company.
Reebok CrossFit Miami Beach will have a pop-up branded container with a training activation where attendees can get familiar with the equipment and try a complimentary session with instructors from the Miami Beach facility.
Monster Energy & Arizona Beverages will be keeping our beach, players & guests hydrated with multiple product flavors including Arnold Palmer Zero & CocoZona Espresso.
Neutrogena will be on site distributing their sun care Beach Defense products & European Wax Center’s waxing experts will be on hand giving advice for smooth and silky skin, as well as beach beauty tips.
Car Charging Group will be showcasing the newest charging systems and educating the public on the benefits of having an electronic car for the environment.
The events official printer and one of Miami’s longest standing business, Impress Digital Printing Solutions, produced all components of the Model Beach Volleyball site and will be promoting their newest service of promotional wrapping automobiles.
MBVT has partnered with well known Miami-based artist Alex Mijares to paint a custom designed DJ booth in the form of a lifeguard stand, which will be debuted at the tournament.
Official media partnerships include Men’s Fitness, Shape Magazine, OK! Magazine, World Red Eye & The Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce.
This year, MBVT’s benefitting charity is the IRIE Foundation, which seeks to improve the lives of South Floridaʼs youth through educational and extracurricular opportunities and improve the graduation rates among young students.
Attendees will enjoy live music by some of Miami’s top DJs including DJ Crespo, Stacie Todd & Triarchy.
The official swimwear of MBVT, Beach Bunny Swimwear, will be hosting a pre-event model agency fitting party on Feb 7 at 6pm at the Beach Bunny Store located at 750 Collins Ave. Participating models will be outfitted for the tournament and guests can enjoy cocktails & live music. Open to the public.
The official kickoff event will take place at Miami’s newest hotspot, owned by EMM Group, SL Miami located inside the James Royal Palm on Friday, February 8 2013 starting at 11pm.
2012 VIP guests included James Marsden, Michael Bay, Nina Agdal, Shawne Merriman, Joanna Krupa, Geoff Stults, Josh Hopkins, DeRay Davis & 2012 USA Olympic Silver Medalist’s Jennifer Kessy & April Ross.
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