Elite Volleyball Academy

Overview

  • This academy is for athletes between the ages of 10 - 25. A future cycle for older athletes is a possibility.
  • It is designed to develop the skills of volleyball to allow one to reach their potential in the sport.
  • This is not a team development academy (but check out Club team support tab).
  • This is an individual athlete's opportunity to take their skills to the next level.
  • Each session will be filled with athletes who have the ability to become elite athletes in the future. The ratio of athlete to coach will never exceed 10 to one. This will ensure each athlete will be given the individual attention the athletes will need to find success.
  • It is not for everyone and athletes will be selected on a pre-determined criteria for the limited number of spots in the academy. (These sessions will be physically demanding and meant to build on an athlete's volleyball skills)
  • Sessions are not divided by gender.
  • Male and females will train together.
  • There are three different age categories : 14 and under,

16 and under

17 and over

Benchmark testing

Benchmark Testing for the academy's cycle one limited spots will occur on March 4th and 11th. Ages are determined by the March 4th 2017

Athletes should only attend one of the Benchmark Testing days. If the athlete would like to attend both they are welcome but it will cost another 15 dollars.

  • 14 and under girls and boys will be from 10-12 at Holy Cross Gym
  • 16 and under girls and boys will be from 12-2 at Holy Cross Gym
  • 17 and over will be from 2-4 at Holy Cross Gym
  • Before an athlete attends a session they must go through the benchmark testing process.

Academy Sessions

Cost for athletes will be 35 dollars a session (a session is a two hour saturday training)

Sessions can be registered individually, in packs of five, seven and ten and are interchangeable between family members and academy cycles.

Preference will be given to athletes who register for a complete cycle. ( a cycle is ten weekends)

Total cost for a complete cycle will be:

  • Testing days -15.00 dollars
  • Sessions - 350.00 dollars for all sessions or 35 dollars per session

Total 350.00 dollars (the testing day is free)

There will be a two week testing break between each cycle.

Before paying any money. Register for the academy by clicking the logo below.

Once you have registered you need to pay for the benchmarking session at least or you will not show up in the system.