Beach volleyball is NOT just indoor volleyball in the sand. It’s a unique sport with distinct rules, scoring, skills and strategies. Players must also contend with the environmental elements of sun, sand and weather.
Because of this, you simply can’t coach beach volleyball the same way you coach the indoor game.
In the Beach Coach Certification, you’ll get more than four hours of beach-specific training from UCLA head beach coach Stein Metzger, a former Olympian and top AVP player who also happens to be one of today’s best collegiate beach coaches who guided the Bruins to back-to-back NCAA championships in 2018 and 2019.
One of the early architects of the sand game, Stein has accumulated more than 30 years of knowledge in the sport…and he shares many of his invaluable tips. inside the program. For starters, you’ll learn the top 11 rule differences, find out how to train beach-specific skills, and discover the basic structure for creating a beach program.
|Section 01: Introduction|
|Introduction to the Beach Coach Certification||00:01:29|
|Differences in beach from indoor||00:02:21|
|Top 11 rule differences||00:06:02|
|Beach Coach Certification – Section 1 Quiz||Unlimited|
|Section 02: How to Run a Beach Practice|
|Beach Coach Certification – Section 2 Quiz||Unlimited|
|Section 03: Building the Individual Player|
|Building the individual player||00:07:23|
|Beach Coach Certification – Section 3 Quiz||Unlimited|
|Section 04: Preparing an Athlete for Competition (Systems Coaching)|
|Offensive systems coaching||00:25:35|
|Defensive systems coaching||00:24:45|
|Beach Coach Certification – Section 4 Quiz||Unlimited|
|Section 05: Preparing an Athlete for Competition (Skills Training)|
|Setting positioning basics||00:07:08|
|Transition roll up||00:05:25|
|Beach Coach Certification – Section 5 Quiz||Unlimited|
|Section 06: Wind Ball Basics|
|5-8 tips: Embrace the wind||00:26:29|
|Beach Coach Certification – Section 6 Quiz||Unlimited|
|Section 07: How to Develop a Program|
|How to create pairs & teams||00:03:36|
|Beach Coach Certification – Section 7 Quiz||Unlimited|
|Section 08: Drills|
|4-6 person warm-up drills||00:29:51|
|Scoop and deliver||00:09:25|
|8-10 person warm-up drills||00:09:31|
|Building the basic structure for the program||00:07:04|