Boys Indoor Training Series

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Feb. 16, 2024) – Close to 150 boys volleyball athletes from around the country will work with top coaches and look to improve their skills at the USA Volleyball National Team Development Program’s (NTDP) Indoor Training Series event on Feb. 29-March 3 at the U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Training Center (OPTC) in Colorado Springs.

The NTDP Training Series give invited junior athletes the chance to practice with and play against some of the best competition in the United States while receiving guidance from top coaches.


Twenty-seven USA Volleyball regions in 25 states are represented by training series players. The boys will be broken up into groups of U16-U18 and U19-U20.

Jonah Carson, assistant coach for the 2023 Boys U19 National Team and a coach with Mountain View Volleyball Club, will be the lead coach for the U16-U18 group. Ben Josephson of the University of Kentucky and former head coach of the Canadian Men’s National Team will be lead coach for the U19-U20 group.

All training series are conducted by top indoor NTDP coaches from colleges and clubs and feature a comprehensive focus on the five pillars of the NTDP: Craft, Mind, Body, Heart and Team.

Athletes for the Spring Training Series were identified and invited based on recommendations from the Indoor NTDP Scouting Network. The scouting network serves as the Indoor NTDP talent identification process and includes coaches and experts from across the United States.