Beach volleyball in Illinois
Beach volleyball in Illinois is an emerging sport that is growing in popularity. The city of Chicago has several public beach volleyball courts along Lake Michigan, including North Avenue Beach and Montrose Beach. Illinois also hosts the annual AVP Gold Masters tournament in Chicago, which attracts a large number of professional and amateur players. The sport has a growing community of avid players and fans in Illinois, and there are many opportunities to participate in tournaments and events or to meet and play on the courts.