COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Feb. 11, 2014) – The Winter 2013-14 digital edition of VolleyballUSA, the official magazine of USA Volleyball, is now available online with the cover story providing a guide to success on balancing academics, volleyball and life. The printed issue includes 72 pages, while 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. After downloading the app, use the print edition’s username and password to login.
In addition to the cover story on balancing academics and volleyball, the Winter 2013-14 edition contains a wealth of content for all levels. The issue includes articles on USA Volleyball Athletes/Teams of the Year, biomechanics of good defense with a video demonstration in the digital/app versions, USA Volleyball High Performance tryout schedules and holiday camp rosters for both indoor and beach volleyball and blog by U.S. Women’s National Volleyball Team outside hitter Cassidy Lichtman on bullying.
The edition reviews the NCAA Division I Women’s Volleyball Championship and previews the men’s collegiate season, how Destinee Hooker’s child is motivating her comeback to the court, 10 things U.S. Men’s National Volleyball Team members Kawika and Erik Shoji learned from their father Dave Shoji, and apps that matter when on the road written by U.S. Women’s National Team middle blocker Rachael Adams.
The issue includes regular columns such as The Conversation with Brooke Sweat, the On the Radar spotlighting athletes moving up the USA Volleyball High Performance pipeline, Inside the Numbers, Karch Kiraly’s VolleyBlog, 5 Keys which focus on video training, junior columnist Jaimee Rindy speaking on what volleyball has given her, Doug Beal’s CEO Message touting the USA Volleyball’s expanding social media presence, how to sleep to win in the Nutrition section and CAP II Clipboard focusing on arm swings.
The bonus digital issue, which is available to print subscribers via the Internet address above or the Apple and Droid apps, includes a guide to what USA Volleyball High Performance can provide in reaching your performance goals, an expanded review of the women’s collegiate season and a tribute to Lea Wagner who passed away in December 2013.
If you are not a current subscriber and would like to subscribe to the quarterly publication for $10 (U.S. addresses), click here.USA Volleyball welcomes magazine article suggestions and comments, which can be directed to VolleyballUSALetters@usav.org.