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How Low Cost Clubs Operate

Three clubs out of Kansas City operate with most of their fees under $1,000, sometimes well under. Here's how clubs can lower costs while still providing an excellent athlete experience.

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December 9, 2020

10 New Commandments of Volleyball

As I watch new coaches begin by teaching the way they were taught, I wonder how to get these well intentioned humans to change to better ways.

Refs at High Performance Championships

December 9, 2020

March 20, 2020 Rules Interpretations

Here are a few interpretations based on issues that have been brought to my recently attention that need to be clarified. Length of Shorts Our definition of shorts is anything that stops above the knee. If the style of shorts (spandex, gym shorts, running shorts, etc.) is the same, the length of those shorts does...

December 9, 2020

Teach Off-Hand Hitting

It's important for volleyball players to be able to hit with their nondominant hand. It’s not rocket science or hard to achieve.

December 8, 2020

How Teams Can Meaningfully and Safely Give Back

It's the Season of Giving, and just because we're unable to gather in large numbers doesn't mean we can't help the community around us.

December 8, 2020

How Low Cost Clubs Operate

Three clubs out of Kansas City operate with most of their fees under $1,000, sometimes well under. Here's how clubs can lower costs while still providing an excellent athlete experience.

December 2, 2020

Power Shots II: How to Shoot a Volleyball Match

Ever been tasked with photographing a volleyball match and not really know where to start? Here's some basic tips to help you get great action shots from your next game.

October 29, 2020

Quick Tips to Improve Your Club Website

Websites remain instrumental to a club's marketing strategy. Here are six ways you can make your website work for both you and your members.

October 28, 2020

Power Shots: Photography Tips to Make Your Club Shine

Strong photographs are crucial and versatile in promoting your club. In the first of this two-part series, you'll learn what makes photos great and ways to acquire these valuable marketing materials. 

October 22, 2020

Teaching More Effectively and Efficiently

Time in the gym is limited - especially now - so practice must be efficient as possible. John Kessel has ideas on how to best use your time in the gym.

October 19, 2020

Learning is a Process That Never Ends

The process of learning should never stop, and that includes the time between the end of club season and school tryouts. No matter what, remember that the top of the pyramid, our national teams, seek players who are good at all six skills and great at one or two.

October 13, 2020

Hidden Resilience: How to Build a Team

Your players have behaviors that annoy you, but those same behaviors may help elevate the team to new heights.

October 7, 2020

Communicate with Teams via SportsEngine

SportsEngine allows you to easily share schedules, team information and invoices with your club's coaches and parents.

October 7, 2020

Five Ways Clubs Are Using SportsEngine HQ During COVID-19

Here are five ways that SportsEngine HQ can help your club during COVID-19.

September 9, 2020

Qualifying and the National Beach Tour

Want to know how to become a beach national champion? There are three ways.

September 7, 2020

Coaches/Referees: Independent Contractors or Employees?

Should coaches and referees be classified as ICs or employees? It depends on your state and your situation.

September 3, 2020

How Parents can Help Athletes Grow from Stress

As parents, we must help kids learn how to navigate stress, not shield them from it.

August 14, 2020

How to Enhance Your Mindset

Two-time Olympic Medalist Courtney Thompson shows us how to improve our mindsets and become more resilient.

August 12, 2020

What Does COVID-19 Mean for Recruiting?

USA Volleyball corporate partner Next College Student Athlete updates athletes on how COVID-19 has affected recruiting.

August 12, 2020

The Best Learning Environment Possible

Be sure to create drills that create the most efficient (and most fun) learning environment possible.

August 10, 2020

Peak Produce for Peak Performance: What’s in Season

Produce is a critical part of any diet, and fresh produce is better for the environment, local farmers and your wallet.

August 7, 2020

Best Gifts for a Volleyball Player

The best gifts for a volleyball player aren't things, but they are ways to assure your child continues to love the sport.