B.J. Hoeptner Evans
Manager, Media Relations and Publications
Phone: (719) 228-6800
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (May 27, 2010) – USA Volleyball is holding three boys’ volleyball clinics in conjunction with the three FIVB World League weekends in the United States.
The first camp will be June 18-19 in Concord, N.C. (outside Charlotte) where the U.S. Men’s National Team is playing Egypt.
The second will be June 25-26 in Hoffman Estates, Ill. (outside Chicago) where the U.S. Men will play Finland.
The third camp will be July 9-10 in Wichita, Kan., where the U.S. Men will face Russia.
Camp participants must be boys ages 12-18 years old and enrolled in middle school or high school in the 2010-11 school year.
Coaches of boys’ team may participate if they have players enrolled in the clinics. Fees for coaches are identical to those for players.
All participants will receive tickets to the World League matches on Friday and Saturday night; a private “meet-and-greet” session with U.S. National Team players on Friday morning following practice observation; access to special seating during the World League matches; a custom promotional pack including a T-shirt and coaching from top USAV and collegiate men’s coaches.
Coaches attending the clinic will have an opportunity to meet with U.S. National Team coaches for a private “chalk talk” session on Saturday evening.
The link for camp registration is http://usavolleyball.org/events/2878.
June 18-19 in Concord, N.C.
Clinic Location: Cannon School, 5801 Poplar Tent Road, Concord, NC 28027
World League Location: Cabarrus Arena & Event Center, 4751 Hwy 49, Concord, NC 28025
FIVB World League Match: USA vs. Egypt
Lead Clinician: Tom Tait
Two-Day Clinic: $130
One-Day Clinic: $110
June 25-26 in the Chicago Area
Clinic Location: Adversity Volleyball Center, 700 Corporate Woods Pkwy, Vernon Hills, IL 60067
World League Location: Sears Centre, 5333 Prairie Stone Pkwy, Hoffman Estates, IL 60192
World League Match: USA vs. Finland
Lead Clinician: Joel Walton
Friday Clinic for USAV members: $100
Saturday Clinic for middle and high school players: $110
July 9-10 in Wichita, Kan.
Clinic Location: Wichita State University Heskett Center
World League Location: Wichita State University Koch Arena
Wichita State University, 1845 Fairmount, Wichita, KS 67260
World League Match; USA vs. Russia
Lead Clinician: Erik Sullivan
Two-Day Residential Camp: $145
Two-Day Commuter Clinic: $125
One-Day Clinic: $105