Sept. 29-Oct. 1, 2023

U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Training Center, Colorado Springs, Colo.

Coaches Clinics and Education Courses

USA Volleyball’s Education Services department is providing a new opportunity for USA Volleyball member coaches. Coaches will directly observe NTDP Indoor Girls Fall Training Series; a high-level training environment within the USA Volleyball National Team system featuring many of the nation’s top coaches and junior athletes by age group. While observing, coaches get exclusive access to on-court training, coach meetings and instruction. There will be four available sessions that can each accommodate eight coaches. Coach Observation Sessions will be available for $50 per session.

Observing coaches who register will receive the following:

  • Opportunity for direct observation of NTDP  Girls Indoor Training Series sessions featuring the nation’s top coaches and athletes
  • Live audio feed from six (6) NTDP head  and assistant coaches via a transmitter/receiver
  • Access to a Coach Academy online education module containing text, videos, graphics and resources prepared by U.S. National Team staff for assistance in program preparation, observation and analysis
  • Exclusive on-court access to training sessions and program meetings
  • Group participation in pre- and post-training session debriefs with USAV staff and NTDP coaches
  • Opportunities to network with coaches in your area and across the nation
  • One-month FREE registration to a Gold subscription in the USAV Coach Academy with more than 60 courses and resources
  • Recognition in the USA Volleyball Coach Academy with points and a certificate of completion for attendance
  • A USA Volleyball polo shirt

Session Details

NTDP Coaches
Anders Nelson (Girls U15-U17 Head Coach, Vanderbilt University)
Donald Suxho (Girls U15-U17 Assistant Coach, IMG Academy)
Danielle Scott (Girls U15-U17 Assistant Coach, LOVB, Olympian)
Chris McGown (Girls U18-U19 Head Coach, BYU, Pro, GMS)
Lauren Plum (Girls U18-U19 Assistant Coach, Vanderbilt University, 2023 U21 WNT)
Tara Cross-Battle (Girls U18-U19 Assistant Coach, WNT, Olympian)

Registered coaches must complete the following gear sizing form by Friday, Sept. 1: Gear Sizing Form
For more information, contact: Jordan Kelly, USAV education services manager –

Session Schedule
Session 1: Friday, Sept. 29, 5-9:30 p.m. Register
Session 2: Saturday, Sept. 30, 7:30 a.m.- 1:30 p.m. Register
Session 3, Saturday, Sept. 30, 1:45-7:30 p.m. Register
Session 4: Sunday, Oct. 1, 7:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Register

Coaches register for individual or multiple sessions – each session is different and attending more allows the following of the NTDP Training Series’ narrative. Registration closes Sept. 15.