Latest Issue of VolleyballUSA Arriving in Mail

By Bill Kauffman | April 17, 2014, 3:48 p.m. (ET)

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (April 17, 2014) – The Spring 2014 digital edition of VolleyballUSA, the official magazine of USA Volleyball, is now available online with the cover story providing tips on earning a collegiate sand volleyball scholarship. The printed issue, which is now arriving in subscriber mailboxes, includes 72 pages. The digital version adds six bonus pages of content with interactive links and one video.

To access the digital issue with bonus content via the Internet, click here. The login information for the digital edition is printed on the mailing label of the printed version received in the mail.

To access the free app for iPad and iPhone users, click here to download the app or search “VolleyballUSA” in the App Store. To access the edition once the app is downloaded, use the print edition’s username located in the mailing label in place of the box for email address. The password remains the same for both Internet and Apple app versions.

To access the free app for Android users, search for “VolleyballUSA” in the Play Store or click here. After downloading the app, use the print edition’s username and password to login.

In addition to the cover story on sand volleyball scholarships, the Spring 2014 edition contains a wealth of content for all levels. The issue includes features on:
>> Tori Dixon overcoming a heart procedure prior to her senior year at University of Minnesota and playing professionally in Europe
>> Schedule previews for both the U.S. Women’s and Men’s National Teams this summer
>> A beach volleyball season preview with Casey Patterson and other U.S. athletes in for a fun season
>> “50 Years of Olympic Volleyball” recognizing the 1964 Olympics that marked the introduction of volleyball to the Olympic programming
>> USA Volleyball broad social media strategy that includes Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Instagram, Pinterest and YouTube
>> USA Volleyball Foundation and its Parent Perk for the upcoming USA Volleyball Junior National Championships
>> Where Are They Now spotlight on Chris Marlowe
>> Tips on taking great volleyball photos by Peter Brouillet
>> Day-in-the life photo collage of USA Volleyball High Performance pipeline athlete Storm Faagata
>> Referee’s “You Make the Call” article spotlighting playing rules insights
>> Review of the U.S. Women’s National Sitting Volleyball Team going 4-1 at the Denver Sitting Volleyball Challenge

The issue includes regular columns such as:
>> Ask the Olympians
>> On the Radar spotlighting athletes moving up the USA Volleyball High Performance pipeline
>> Inside the Numbers
>> Karch Kiraly’s VolleyBlog on looking like a champion
>> “5 Recruiting Tips” from top collegiate coaches to make the best of your chances to play at the next level
>> Junior columnist Jaimee Rindy speaking on turning losing into learning and being defeated
>> Nutrition column detailing how sugar isn’t always the enemy
>> Doug Beal’s CEO Message touting how families become involved with volleyball
>> Grassroots section leading with TCA Philadelphia giving back to military troops
>> “Flashback” on Sinjin Smith and his son Hagen
>> CAP II Clipboard focusing on playing time

The bonus digital issue, which is available to print subscribers via the Internet address above or the Apple and Droid apps, includes an article on the record-setting U.S. Women’s National Volleyball Team Open Tryouts, the new USA Volleyball qualification system into FIVB Beach Volleyball events and the selection of 60 athletes who will take part in the U.S. Collegiate National Team program this summer.

If you are not a current subscriber and would like to subscribe to the quarterly publication for $10 (U.S. addresses), click here.

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