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Category: Sports:Volleyball

The Volleyball By Design podcast gives coaches simple, actionable, step by step strategies so you can get clarity in your coaching and apply what you learn right away.

November 28, 2022

How To Improve Individual Defense In Games Tactically NOT Technically

We always talk about the technical aspect of defense such as platform, reading, stance etc. But there are some tactical strategies you can use to improve your individual defensive in games that can significantly help your team.

 

In this episode we discuss 4 strategies that will help you improve your individual defense in games. Enjoy! 

 

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November 20, 2022

Effective Communication During Games

In this episode, we dive deep into all the communication that goes on during games. From serve receive to serving to actual game play, we discuss what type of communication is essential during games. Topics include: 

  • Communication before serve receive (seams, location, serve, verbal cues, setter play call) 
  • Communication before serve (setter location, hitters, middles etc.) 
  • Communication during game play (blockers, calling off setter, attacker communication etc.) 
  • Coach communication 

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November 7, 2022

Passing & Attacking With Canadian National Coach Dan Lewis

In this episode, we are privileged to have one of the best developmental coaches in the world on the podcast. Dan Lewis runs the developmental program for national players in Canada and he knows the game at a high level. In this episode we dive into:

  • Float reception 
  • Spin reception 
  • Attacking 
  • And so much nuances to help improve those skills

 

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October 31, 2022

5 Key Strategies To Creating An Effective Game Plan

Creating an effective game plan can lead to wins! I know skills and systems matter but when you can effectively game plan, you can earn points and take a team out of their normal system which will helps win games. In this episode we talk about: 

  • Film 
  • Setter
  • Hitting 
  • Serving 
  • Defensive and Offensive adjustments 
  • 20-20 Rule 
  • And a few more key concepts 

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October 24, 2022

How To Effectively Train Ball Control

Training ball control is a very important skill every athlete should possess regardless of position. In this episode, I dive into important concepts you need to know to train great ball control as well as other skills. We talk about:

  • The Adaptation Principle 
  • Different Types of Ball Control 
  • How To Train Ball Control 
  • And a few other key concepts 

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October 17, 2022

Bench Strategies & Etiquette For Coaches & Players For Games

In this episode, I dive into how coaches and players behaviors can affect players performance. Topics we cover are:

  • Pre-game preparation 
  • Should coaches sit or stand during games? 
  • Should players sit or stand during games? 
  • Body Language 
  • Timeouts 
  • And a few more key concepts. 

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October 10, 2022

Passing & Attacking with Pro & National Team Player Joey Jarvis

In this episode, we are fortunate to have pro player Joey Jarvis on the pod sharing his insight into 2 important skills and a leftside attacker. In this episode we dive into:

  • Ball Control 
  • Serve Receive Strategies 
  • Cue Reading 
  • Attacking 
  • Different Shot selection 
  • Mindset 
  • And a few other key pieces 

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October 3, 2022

Strategies To Improve Your Teams Defense

In this episode, I talk specifically about strategies to help improve your teams defense. This episode isn't much about the skills but rather the tactical and strategical elements of defense. We talk about:

  • Systems 
  • Blocking Strategies 
  • Knowing Responsibilities 
  • Communication 
  • IQ
  • Expectations 
  • And a few other key concepts 

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September 26, 2022

An Important Presentation Every Coach Should Give To Their Team

In this episode, I talk about a presentation I give to my athletes every year during training camp prior to the pre-season starting. I believe this presentation is vital as it sets the stage for your teams identity, culture and expectations. We talk about: 

A little bit about the coach 
Fallacy 

Sacrifice, pain, time
Time management 
Volleyball manual 
And a few other key ideas 

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September 19, 2022

Strategies To Grow Your Volleyball Program/Club

In this episode, I share 3 main strategies you can use to help grow your teams program or your club programs. Topics include:

  • Social Media 
  • Instagram strategies 
  • Athletes Experience 
  • Overall performance 
  • And a few main concepts 

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