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Storm Prep

Please see the attached link to help you get ready for major storms and how they affect you. http://hccspecialty.blogspot.com/2015/01/winter-storm-juno-how-to-prepareprotect.html

SafeSport Parent Training

The USOC has developed training geared specifically towards the parents of our youth athletes. This training is a great tool to ensure that everyone in our sport community is speaking the same language when it comes to the prevention of misconduct in sport. Please encourage the parents in your Regions to take this free online training. The training can be found at training.safesport.org. To Complete the Training: Go to training.safesport.org Click STORE Choose SafeSport Parent Training Click ADD TO BAG Click CHECKOUT (there is no charge) Follow the on-screen instructions for registering and completing the training. If you have never created a log in for this site click REGISTER. During the registration process, please be sure to select USA Volleyball as your organization and enter your current USAV Membership Number. (NOTE: If the parent is not a member of USA Volleyball, they may enter their name into the appropriate fields and enter their child’s membership number. A note will be made in Webpoint that the parent completed the SafeSport training.)

2015 USA Volleyball Grants

From USA Volleyball We are happy to announce that all of the 2015 USA Volleyball Grants are now up on the USAV website and applications are being accepted. All decisions on funding will be made by a grant committee at USA Volleyball, if the grant is a membership incentive grant the decisions on funding will be made by the USAV Grant Committee in conjunction with Sandy Abbinanti, Andy Reitinger, and Breen Goodwin. The USAV Boys' Development Subsidy Grant is dedicated to USA Volleyball Regions who are seeking to grow boys’ volleyball. This deadline for this grant is 1/17/15. The Molten Diversity Grant has no 2015 deadline rather it will be given until all funds have been allocated. This means applications should be turned in as soon as possible. The 2015 GRO (Grassroots Outreach Clinic Grants) Grant is a new form for 2015; however, it is not a new grant. This grant is available to USA Volleyball Regional Volleyball Associations, clubs, grassroots programs or individuals that wish to further the training of coaches, players and/or parents through clinics or various programming. This grant may also be used to help fund facility and equipment needs and is available for indoor, sand, and sitting. Examples of programming might include presenting or exhibiting at the national coaches’ conference or AAHPERD (view the 2015 dates for your area). Again, applications should be submitted in a timely manner because funds may run out quickly. The Boy’s 12U and 13U Incentive Program allows select boys’ 12U and 13U teams a 50% rebate on their entry fee(s) to the USA Volleyball Boys’ Junior National Championships. To find out more about this grant and how to apply download the application today. The Boys Scholastic Volleyball Grant is intended to provide an [...]

ODR’s own Tom Blue earns Frier Award

At the Dorothy C. Boyce Awards Banquet before the 2014 USAV Open Championships attended by nearly 280 individuals in Phoenix, Tom Blue was presented the prestigious Harold T. Friermood “Frier” Award, the top individual honor bestowed by USA Volleyball. – FULL STORY at http://www.teamusa.org/USA-Volleyball/Features/2014/May/21/USAV-Honors-Tom-Blue-as-2014-Frier-Winner.

ODR on Facebook

The Old Dominion Region is now on Facebook — Become a Fan!