Vienna Beach Trophy 2022 – Facts

The 2022 edition of our traditional Vienna Beach Trophy will take place on August 5 -6, 2022. The VBT has become one of the biggest LGBTIQ tournaments in Europe played by beach rules. This year again, the Vienna Beach Trophy is hosted by Aufschlag Wien in cooperation with Vienna’s Queer Melange.

Male and mixed teams consist of two persons, the women’s competition will be played as Queen of the Court format.

We will be playing on up to nine beach volleyball courts at Beachvolleyballzentrum Schmelz.

Registration (closed)

The registration is closed as the maximum number of teams has been reached. For the waiting list and other enquiries, please contact

When and where?

Friday, August 5 – Registration
7.00 p.m. to 10.00 p.m.
Gumpendorferstraße 5, 1060 Vienna

Saturday, August 6 – Matches, Award Ceremony, and Party
9.00 a.m.: Captains‘ Meeting
Freizeitpark Schmelz
Auf der Schmelz 10, 1150 Wien

Approx. 6.00 p.m.: Award Ceremony
Beachvolleyballzentrum Schmelz


Männer im Garten by Vangardist Magazin
11:00 p.m. – 5.00 a.m.
Volksgarten Pavillon, Wien

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All players of the Vienna Beach Trophy 2022 are on the guest list and will receive a reduced entrance fee (6€ instead of 10€).


Women (Queen of the Court format)

Men A
Men B+
Men B-
Men C

Tournament fees

Early Bird registration
Registration and payment until July 7
29 € per player
Aufschlag and Vienna’s Queer Melange members: 24 € per player

Late registration
registration or payment after July 7
35 € per player
Aufschlag and Vienna’s Queer Melange members: 30 € per player

Cancellation Policy
100% until July 15
50% before July 31


The participants are responsible for their own health. Please note that the organizers cannot be held liable for any damages or costs in case the tournament has to be cancelled due to official regulations. In this case, of course, the tournament fees will be refunded. Participants will be informed about the applicable safety and hygiene measures in a timely manner.


Aufschlag Wien and Vienna’s Queer Melange. This is not a licensed event.


If you have any questions about this tournament or the registration, please mail to

The VBT 2022 is supported by: