BLOCKING CLINIC

Wednesday, December 6, 2017
Dates: 
Sunday, January 7, 2018 - 9:00am
City: 
Toronto
Event Type: 
Sanctioned Events
Event Notes: 

Open to girls who compete in OVA 15U-18U and can block on an 18U net who are interested in gaining a better understanding of blocking technique and how blocking can fit into a team’s system.  Instruction will include eyework, footwork, armwork and positioning. 

Date: Sunday, January 7, 2018

SESSION 1 Time: 9:00am-12:00pm

Ages: 14-18

REGISTER: http://www.varsityblues.ca/sports/2017/12/1/varsity-blues-high-performance-womens-volleyball-blocking-academy.aspx?id=1761

Check-in 30 minutes before session

Cost: $95+tax

Where: U of T Goldring Centre for High Performance Sport

Coaching Staff

The Women’s Volleyball High Performance Academy will be led by Varsity Blues Head Coach Kristine Drakich, 11x Ontario University Coach of the Year & 2015 National University Coach of the Year and Assistant Coach Vincenzo Mallia, Canada’s 2017 Senior National Women’s Team assistant coach. They will be assisted by University of Toronto Varsity Blues coaching staff and current team members.

Academy Philosophy

Player development is at the core of all of the Academy Programs. Our Academy’s focus all sessions is on foundational skill development and providing players with the opportunity to maximize their on-court repetitions.  Players will gain a better understanding of blocking technique and how blocking can fit into a team’s system.  

Indoor or Beach: 
Indoor Volleyball
Host: 
University of Toronto
Contact: 
Kristine Drakich