The highest 3v3 tournament in the country! All games are played at an elevation of 8,000 feet or above. Nestled in Colorado’s Vail Valley, Ford Park and Vail Athletic Fields host the Kick It 3v3 World Championships. From great dining and recreation to beautiful rocky mountain views this event brings in over 300 teams to compete. For over 15 years Kick It and the Town of Vail have teamed up to bring you one of the best soccer tournaments on the planet.
Do you have younger siblings that would like to play? We are offering free registration fee’s for all 2011 birth year teams. Please call 303-284-5738 for more information.
Gold/Silver Division (OPEN)
All teams qualify for the open division by participating in a Kick It 3v3 event.
Teams that qualify, as a gold or silver team will be placed in the OPEN division for pool play games. Team’s placement is based on record, rankings and overall team resume. After pool play teams will be split into Gold and Silver playoff division.
Elite Invitational Division (EID)
Qualification Requirements for the EID are very strict, only the best of the best 3v3 soccer teams are invited.
Top 2 Teams from each Kick It 3v3 Regional Championships
Top 4 Teams from 2016 Kick It World Championships
Top 4 Teams from 2016 USA 3v3 Nationals
Top 4 Teams from 2017 Disney 3v3 Championships
Each Player Receives:
Minimum of 5 games
Official Kick It 3v3 World Championship Tournament T-Shirt
Awards for each player on the top 3 teams in each division (Silver, Gold, Elite)
Chance to win great prizes at on-site contests
Opportunity to sample fantastic sponsor items – Free samples are available to all attendees
Tournament Weekend Schedule:
3 day event – games are played Friday, Saturday and Sunday
King of the Pitch Soccer Challenge on Friday night in Downtown Vail Village
Split Site event – Ford Fields and Valley Athletic Fields (walking distance)
Tournament Game times:
- Friday 10am-4pm
- Saturday 8am-4pm
- Sunday 8am-3pm
King of The Pitch 3v3 Soccer Challenge at Solaris Plaza in Vail Village is a free event open to the public. Free prizes, contests, music, restaurants and entertainment surround the pitch. Stop by for a game to see if you can be the “King of the Pitch!”
Host Hotel Information:
Event Parking Information:
Parking at Ford Park is extremely limited. Rate is $10 upon each entry. Drop off is available across from the Ford Park Bus Stop; 5 minute limit/no unattended vehicles. It is recommended that you park for free in the Vail Village or Lionshead Parking Structure and take the free Special Events Bus, which circles to Ford Park on demand from the top deck of either parking structure and will take you directly to the venue in less than 10 minutes. Bus service begins 1 hour before the event begins and runs until ½ hour after the end of the daily event schedule. For direct access to the Vail Athletic Field, take the in-town shuttle, which stops in the turn-around adjacent to the field.
Parking information and Bus schedules can be found at these links:
Vail, Colorado, is a small town at the base of Vail Mountain, home of the massive Vail Ski Resort. Set within White River National Forest, the town is a gateway for winter sports like skiing and snowboarding. It’s also a summertime destination for golfing, hiking and cultural festivals. Gore Creek, popular for fly fishing, runs directly through the town center.
Vail is hosting some fun activities the weekend of the Championships!
Here are the links for fun family activities:
For more information on all of Vail’s finest attractions please visit: http://www.vail.com/
There are no weather updates at this time; games will be played as scheduled. Check back here for more information or future updates if the weather changes.