Coaches Clinic

Beach Nation Coaches Clinic

At Beach Nation we know you want to be a better coach. In order to do that you need an opportunity to learn the beach game. The problem is there is a lack of Beach Volleyball Educational resources. We believe you deserve to learn from the best. Which is why Beach Nation is the Educational Partner of the AVCA and JVA. Our staff includes, College coaches, National Team Coaches and Professional players.

So, Register now and in the meantime download this FREE video: “Setting the tone for practice: The importance of warm up games”. So you stop worrying about how to coach the beach game and instead learn to become efficient at running Beach Volleyball practices.

Are you an indoor coach, new to Beach Volleyball? Beach Nation will teach you the nuances of the beach game.

Are you a beach coach looking to expand your knowledge? Beach Nation coaches have experience with youth, club, college and Olympic players.

At Beach Nation YOU, coaches will:

  • Have access to our expert coaching staff
  • Learn how to teach fundamentals
  • Learn offensive strategy
  • Learn defensive strategy
  • Work on drills and practice design
  • Have plenty of Q&A opportunities
  • Work with youth players alongside a Master coach
  • Work with different levels of ability
  • Gain confidence to get your players to love the game!
  • Take home the Beach Nation Manual

Day 1

"Better than a thousand days of diligent study is one day with a great teacher" - Japanese Proverb

2 Hours Classroom

6:00 - 8:00 pm

  • Beach Nation Manual overview
  • Skill acquisition stages
  • Fundamentals, keys, progression, drills
  • Drills to be evolved or devolved, depending on player's ability
  • Offensive and defensive strategy
  • Q&A.

Day 2

"What we have to learn to do, we learn by doing" - Aristotle

Attend Player Clinic

9:30 am - 12:00 am

  • Warm up games
  • Passing 
  • Setting technique, footwork
  • Offense, hits, shots.
  • Approach timing. Footwork, armwork
  • Coaches debriefing and Q&A with staff

1:00 pm - 3:30 pm

  • Out of system setting
  • Serving and passing
  • Defensive strategy
  • Offensive strategy
  • Sideout, making a “call”, ball placement
  • Coaches debriefing and Q&A with staff

2 Hours Classroom
4:30 - 6:30 pm

  • Offensive strategy
  • Defensive Strategy
  • Beach Nation Manual
  • Scouting
  • Practice and drill design
  • Q&A
  • Dinner with BN Coaches



Day 3

“A coach should never be afraid to ask questions of anyone he could learn from.”
-Bobby Knight, Basketball

Attend Player Clinic

9:30 am - 11:30 am

  • Passing and serving
  • Blocking eyewrok, footwork
  • Defense eyework, footwork
  • Comete with live feedback
  • Coaches debriefing and Q&A with staff

Watch or Volunteer
12 pm - 5:00 pm

  • Tournament play

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