RVC Junior Beach Program

2017 Beach Volleyball Program (Spring) 

For Girls 14-18 and Boys 13-14

  • Practice/Training begins April 9th
  • Parent Interest/Information Meeting April 3rd at 7pm at RVC North
  • $175 Program Fee (must be RVC member to join)
  • 8 Training sessions
  • Includes 2 KOB style tournaments on May 13th and May 20th
  • Practice Site: Pouncey Tract Park (4747 Pouncey Tract Road)
  • Registration: Download a registration form or register online

2017 Beach Volleyball Program (Summer)

For Girls 14-18, Boys 13-18

  • Girls 14-18 and Boys 13-14 Practice/Training begins May 30th and continues every Tuesday
  • Summer program runs through July 25th
  • Boys 15-18 Practice/Training begins May 31st and continues every Wednesday
  • $175 Program Fee (must be RVC member to join)
  • Practices are 5:30-7:3opm
  • Pre-season KOBs are June 3 (Hampton) and June 10 (RVC)
  • Practice Site: Pouncey Tract Park (4747 Pouncey Tract Road)
  • Registration: Download a registration form or register online

2017 Beach Volleyball Program – Advanced

For Girls 14-18

  • Practice/Training begins June 13th
  • Advanced program runs through July 26th
  • Must register for Beach Volleyball Program – Summer and be selected to participate.
  • $50 Program Fee including the $175 Beach Program fee (must be RVC member to join)
  • Practices are on Tuesdays and Wednesdays 5:30-7:30pm
  • Practice Site: Pouncey Tract Park (4747 Pouncey Tract Road)
  • Registration: Download a registration form or register online

2017 Jumpin’ Juniors Beach Volleyball (Summer)

For Girls 10-13 and Boys 10-12

  • Practice/Training begins June 5th
  • Jumpin’ Juniors program runs through July 24th
  • $120 Program Fee (Participants DO NOT need to be members of RVC)
  • Practices are on Mondays 6-7:30pm
  • Practice Site: Pouncey Tract Park (4747 Pouncey Tract Road)
  • Registration: OPEN! Or download a registration form

 PRACTICE TIMES FOR SPRING SESSION*

April  Spring Session May  Spring Session
9 2-4pm 3 5:30-7:30pm
12 5:30-7pm 10 5:30-7:30pm
19 5:30-7pm 17 5:30-7:30pm
26 5:30-7pm
30 2-4pm

* Times are subject to change for reason beyond our control with facilities or weather.

 PRACTICE TIMES FOR SUMMER SESSION*

June Summer Session July Summer Session
TBD TBD
TBD  TBD
TBD TBD
TBD TBD

* Times are subject to change for reason beyond our control with facilities or weather.

Athletes also have the option to participate in any number of the options that VA Beach, Carolina, or Chesapeake region offer for tournaments to better their game and get more experience. It will be the athletes responsibility to sign up for those tournaments and get a partner. RVC is more than happy to assist anybody in trying to do so.

COACHES

Teams will be led by coaches Alex Young under the direction of RVC’s Junior Development Manager.Alex Young crop

Alex Young is a native of Richmond, VA and has been playing and coaching volleyball all across the country over the past 20 years.  His volleyball career started while playing for James River High School in Midlothian, VA. He also played for the Richmond Volleyball Club boys national teams from 1995-1999.  In college, Alex attended Virginia Tech and played for the men’s team, as well as traveled the region playing grass doubles.  After graduate school, Alex moved to Charlottesville and began to take a more active role in coaching volleyball as well as playing on the beach.  In 2009, Alex won a major qualifying Alex Young hit croptournament in the Corona Wide Open Tour, and qualified to play in the US Open of Beach Volleyball at Manhattan Beach, CA.  From 2011-2014, Alex was the assistant director and head coach for the Charlottesville Area Volleyball Club, and was the first to create a successful outdoor program in the area.  Alex continues to play and enjoy the culture of beach volleyball, having won several pro-am tournaments, and having placed better than 50-75% of the field over multiple years, and still participates in dozens of tournaments a year despite being semi-retired from the Pro-Am circuit.

Scott Newton has over 9 years coaching experience with high school and USA junior Scott with 14 finalistsvolleyball programs across the state. Scott mentored with Club 692 South for structure and development of junior sand clubs and studied the ACVA program structure for sand programs. Scott has worked with Division I Beach Volleyball Coach David Fischer in bringing Junior Sand Volleyball Camps to Richmond. Coach Fischer will make a special appearance running a summer camp in June 2017.