Over 50,000 teams have participated in AYBT over the years! The culmination of our AYBT Events and Tournaments is one of our four (4) AYBT National Tournaments. Teams will be schedule by grade division participating in pool play games before the last day of the tournament. Over the course of the pool play games, game results will determine seeding into a single-elimination tournament on the last day of the tournament. Teams will be matched in pool play games per their skill level: Highly Skilled, Good and Average. Depending on the number of teams in each division, the “natural break” of game results as determined by the National Director; teams will be seeded into the single-elimination tournament within their Skill Bracket within their Grade Division. Please refer to the National Tournament guidelines as per the National Tournament(s) your team chooses to attend. Our 60/40 playing rule is in effect throughout the tournament, except the last day of Nationals.
New AYBT National Packages and Rebate Program!
- $25 *rebate at Nationals for every local AYBT Event, Tournament or 1-Day Shootout your team participates (up to $100)
- 2 National Bonus Package: $150* rebate for adding 2nd AYBT Nationals.
- 3 National Trifecta Package: $300 *rebate for adding 2 extra AYBT Nationals.
- 4 National Buzzer Beater Package: $545 *rebate for playing all AYBT Nationals. Play 4 get your last AYBT National for FREE!
All teams are invited to Nationals and coupled with our AYBT National Packages a team can receive up to $645 in *rebates. Teams will receive money back at team registration of their last AYBT National Tournament depending on what AYBT Nationals, Events, Tournaments or 1-Day Shootouts your team participated in during the year. Please look below for rebate guidelines.
Teams must be paid for the tournaments they attend before receiving their rebate money. At team registration of your team’s last National Tournament, your team will be given money up to $645, depending on how many AYBT nationals, events, tournaments and 1-day shootouts your team participated during the calendar year as of January 1st. Teams receive a $25 rebate for each AYBT tournament, event, 1-day shootout for successfully participating in the AYBT tournament; up to $100. Teams choosing to participate in multiple AYBT National Tournaments will also receive a $150 rebate for each additional AYBT National. For teams choosing to play in all 4 AYBT Nationals, the team will receive a $545 rebate, along with a $25 rebate (up to $100) for any AYBT events, tournaments and 1-day shootouts your team participated in during the calendar year as of January 1st – the $150 additional AYBT National rebate does not apply to the rebate program if a team chooses to play in all 4 AYBT Nationals. AYBT reserves the right not to honor the rebate if the team no-shows a scheduled AYBT Tournament or game, is kicked out of an AYBT Tournament. If this occurs, teams must contact firstname.lastname@example.org to state their case. However, AYBT will honor the $25 rebate if a team is successfully paid for an AYBT Event, Tournament, 1-Day shootout that fails to host your division. If a team has an unpaid balance with an AYBT Director or AYBT Nationals, the team will forfeit the unpaid balance portion of their rebate.