July 07, 2015, Jupiter, Florida, U.S.A., Stewart Materials, Inc. announced it has supplied in excess of 2,000 tons of custom beach sand to Sandbox Volleyball and C to C Sand Volleyball Training for “The Sandbox”, a 9-court sand volleyball facility. The Sandbox is located at the Jungle Club, a full service family-fitness center in Vero Beach, Florida. Stewart Materials Chief Executive Officer Nick Stewart comments, “This was a unique project that again evidences the varied uses for our custom materials.”
The Sandbox is a first of its kind facility, providing recreational leagues for juniors, social leagues for adults, professional training by Olympic athletes, and tournaments. Tournaments attract competitors and spectators from the entire Southeastern United States. Training camps draw athletes from the entire Northeast and Canada. Sandbox Volleyball is the second largest competitive tour in the state of Florida. Their events attract over 400 competitors and 1500 spectators from throughout Florida and the Southeastern United States.