Beach ACE – Coaching in the Box: Scaling Performance Up

  Coaching in the box has already been a main-draw mainstay in the United States in college and on the pro tour. But what is the World Tour missing out on in terms of offering a more competitive experience, not to mention enhancing the spectator experience. Hear from our diverse panel of coaches and athletes on how coaching has changed the game and how what you say in the box counts. Learn the benefits and how you can advocate for the continued professionalization of coaching. Roundtables are one-hour live virtual sessions that bring together various professionals, multi-disciplinary teams, and panelists on a selected topic. They gather around a virtual roundtable to discuss recent changes and to share perspectives from their unique situation or role within supporting beach athletes and the profession of coaching. They are designed for all levels of beach coaches and for interested professionals working in or with beach volleyball. It is hosted by a member moderator and participants can submit questions to the panel. Roundtables are live events and recordings are not available at this time. Each Roundtable is awarded 1 ACE credit. There is no charge for AVCA and IBVCA current members. The registration fee for non-members is $10. For more information on Beach ACE, including how to become a member, click here. SPEAKERS LEWIE LETT (HOST) Olympic and FIVB World Tour Commentator, Beach Coach Team GB Lewie Lett currently works full-time in sport. His roles vary between broadcasting and coaching. Lett is experienced in both areas having commentated on multiple volleyball world championships and world tour events for the sports federation, the FIVB and […]

Webinar with Kåre Mol online

We announced the webinar with Kåre Mol at the beginning of the year, now you can watch the full 2 hours online on youtube:

“Nowo at 47” – FIVB-News article featuring Robert Nowotny

Former World Tour Player and IBVCA Coach Robert Nowotny celebrated his 47th birthday recently. Reason enough to get an article on the FIVB news site. Read it here: https://www.volleyball.world/en/beachvolleyball/worldtour/2021/news/nowo-at-47?id=92104

Marco Solustri featured in FIVB News

Read here an article about IBVCA Coach Marco Solustri: https://www.volleyball.world/en/story/solustri-even-after-five-olympic-games-coaching?id=92077

Webinar with Kåre Mol

IBVCA Coach Kåre Mol is the father of Anders Mol and coach of the best male beach-volleyball duo in the world at the moment: Mol/Sorum. In a webinar hosted by former Dutch national volleyball players, Yannick van Harskamp and Dirk Sparidans from Njoi Life, he shared his passion and knowledge about our beloved game!  Take […]

Angie Akers revealed as a Speaker at the AVCA Convention 2020

Angie Akers is currently the Head Coach for the USA Beach National Team of April Ross and Alix Klineman and previously led the Dutch Beach National Team of Madelein Meppelink and Marleen van Iersel to 4 FIVB medals (2 silver, 2 bronze) and a 6th place overall Olympic Ranking. At this year’s AVCA Virtual Convention […]

IBVCA Coach Awards 2019

The IBVCA Coach Awards for the 2019 season were held last night at the European Championships in Jurmala, Latvia! These awards are voted by our members and are based on the performances and/or development achieved by the coach and their respective team(s). The winners for season 2019 are: Best Coach Women: Scott Davenport Best Coach […]

HIIT for Beach Volleyball

Read here an article about HIIT-trainings by David Jones who is currently working with the National Beachvolleyball Program in The Netherlands. HIIT for Beach Volleyball