Coaches Mentoring Program Now Accepting New Registrations

The American Volleyball Coaches Association’s mentoring program has been connecting veteran coaches with those new to the field since 2010. This program gives upcoming coaches access, one-to-one, to some of the best minds in the field and it is a great community builder. Registration is open now and will continue until August 11. Click here […]

Concussion Awareness Spreads To The Volleyball Court

The recent focus on head injuries and specifically concussions that began with football is slowly, but surely spreading to other sports. While the likelihood of a concussion in a non-contact sport like volleyball is much lower than with a contact sport, it is a real danger and needs to be understood. The combination of high […]

Savvy Teams Adding Heart Rate Monitoring To Training Regimen

The Polar Team App, from heart rate monitoring company Polar, allows athletic trainers to monitor the heart rates of up to 40 athletes at once by utilizing Bluetooth technology. Each player wears a Bluetooth sensor that monitors the heart rate and communicates with a central processor. Following heart rates allows coaches to see how hard […]

USA Volleyball Joins Effort To Limit Concussions

Following the the steps of football and other contact sports, USA Volleyball has joined in the national sports initiative to identify and prevent concussions. Awareness that concern for head injuries needs to extend to the volleyball court, USAVB is working with the Center For Disease Control to develop and distribute tools to coaches, parents and […]