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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.

August 8, 2022

Top Takeaways From The Greatest Volleyball Minds

In this episode, I share my top takeaways from DVA Live that occurred this past weekend. We had some fantastic speakers in John Speraw, Taylor Averill, Micah Ma'a, Erik Shoji and Paige Tonz. In this episode we discuss:

  • Player specialization 
  • Player Coach Relationship 
  • Non-negotiables 
  • Leadership 
  • Mental Skills 
  • Top Coaching Characteristics 
  • And a few more key concepts 

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Reach out to me via Instragram @BrianSingh_Coachb OR e-mail me at Brian@Coachbtraining.com 

August 1, 2022

Ingredients To A Championship Program With National Champion Coach Wayne Wilkins

In this episode, we have the luxury of interviewing 27 year veteran coach Wayne Wilkins who shares many lessons learnt along the way as well as key details on how he built his championship programs. Topics include:

  • Off season 
  • Recruiting 
  • Training Camp 
  • Culture 
  • Seasonal Planning 
  • Practices 
  • And a few more key concepts 

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Reach out via Instagram @BrianSingh_CoachB

If you want to reach out to Coach Wayne, you can e-mail him at mensvolleyball@humber.ca

July 25, 2022

5 Strategies To Improve Your Players Passing

In this episode, I go over some technical elements of passing that should help your players improve if applied. In this episode we talk about:

  • Passing Box 
  • Shoulders 
  • Elbows 
  • Separation 
  • Angles 
  • And a few more elements 

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Click here to join Digital Volleyball Academy 

Reach out to me via Instagram @BrianSingh_CoachB

July 18, 2022

Strategies On Running High Value And Effective Camps & Clinics

In this episode, I share my top strategies on what to include in running your camp or clinic so you not only have parents and athletes wanting to come back again but that your camp/clinic produces results. I share some methods that I haven't seen many coaches implement but I believe can take your athletes experience so an entirely different level. In this episode we talk about:

  • Planning 
  • Metrics 
  • Video
  • Email
  • Organization
  • Experience 
  • Results 
  • And so much more 

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Reach out via Instagram @BrianSingh_CoachB

July 11, 2022

5 Different Volleyball Sessions You Can Run As A Coach

I got asked by a coach to differentiate the different types of volleyball sessions because there's a lot and it can be confusing to decide which one you want to run. What is the purpose of each? Which one is better suited for your needs? In today's episode, we dive into the 5 different types of volleyball sessions. These are some topics:

  • Outline all 5 different type of sessions 
  • What is the transformation?
  • Duration 
  • Strategies to run them
  • And a few more concepts 

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Click here to register for DVA Live (2 day virtual coaches clinic) 

Reach out via Instagram @BrianSingh_CoachB

July 4, 2022

Are You Coaching The Way You Want?

In this episode, I share some things happening to volleyball coaches all around the world. Many coaches are faced with not being able to execute the program they want because of problems that may be out of their control. Topics discussed in this episode are:

  • Dealing with admin/parents 
  • Imposter Syndrome 
  • Assistant Coaches 

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Reach out via Instagram @BrianSingh_CoachB

July 3, 2022

Footwork For Pin Players & Libero

This is part 2 in the footwork series. In this episode we dive into the footwork for leftside, rightside as well as libero. Topics in this episode include:

  • Stance: wide vs shoulder width a part
  • Footwork for passing 
  • Approaching and manipulating speed 
  • Footwork off the net 
  • And a few more key concepts 

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Reach out via Instagram @BrianSingh_CoachB

 

 

June 20, 2022

Footwork For Setters, Middle Blockers & Pin Blockers

In this episode, we talk about the different types of footwork for 3 positions: Middles, Setters and Pin Blockers. There are many different types of footwork for each position and for various situations, so it's important to have them in your players toolboxes so you can use them when needed. Topics discussed in this episode include: 

  • Starting Position 
  • One foot and 2 foot for setters 
  • Pivoting 
  • Shuffle 
  • 3 step cross over 
  • 2 step cross over 
  • And much more 

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Reach out via Instagram @BrianSingh_CoachB

June 13, 2022

Are You Coaching From A Players Mindset?

In this episode, we dive into a common problem where coaches are coaching from a player mindset and it could be hurting their teams growth and development as well as their own. We discuss topics such as: 

  • Different types of athletes 
  • Coaches Participation in drills/scrimmages 
  • Seasonal/Practice Planning 
  • Systems 
  • Experience 
  • And so much more 

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Reach out via Instagram @BrianSingh_CoachB

June 6, 2022

5 Strategies On Analyzing Film Of Your Own Team

In this episode, I share 5 strategies on how to effectively analyze film of you own team. It's not only important to look at your opponents game play but also your own. Analyzing film is a skill and it will help your athletes develop faster and be aware of their weaknesses. In this episode we talk about: 

  • Rotation
  • Block-Defense 
  • Court Awareness 
  • Setter play 
  • Offense 
  • Game Breakdown 
  • And a few other items 

Click here to join Digital Volleyball Academy 

Reach out to me via Instagram @BrianSingh_CoachB