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Athlete Development

Athlete Development starts at the elementary school level with grassroots programs and continues up until the elite, high-performance level. See all of our athlete development models below:

Long-Term Athlete Development

The OVA is committed to Long-Term Athlete Development (LTAD) and its principles. LTAD enables athletes to experience training and competition programs that consider their biological and training ages and prepare them for a life in sport. The LTAD guidelines are the driving force behind our belief in and promotion of Volleyball for Life. 


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