2018 Boys’ High Performance Tryout

The Old Dominion Region is holding their first tryout for Boys' High Performance. Please click on the attached file for information. 2018 Boys' High Performance Tryout - Richmond, VA

2018 GJNC Patriot Division

Registration for the 2018 GJNC Patriot divisions in Detroit, MI opens Wednesday, 1/10/2018, at 12pm MST.  It is expected to fill quickly, possibly in minutes. There have been recent issues regarding data passing accurately from Webpoint to AES, and while we work tirelessly on fixing these issues- we want to remind clubs to be proactive in running their AES imports. Please communicate to the clubs in your region to import and build rosters in AES before Wednesday. If there are any issues with their imports, contact USAV Region Services at membership@usav.org . Please note below the requirements for rosters at GJNC: The roster must identify the following:  Head Coach and a minimum of six (6) players. Optional staff to be identified can be an Assistant Coach(es), Team Representative(s), Chaperone(s), and Team Manager(s), not to exceed the maximum of five staff including the Head Coach and Chaperone. The roster must be 100% verified via the USAV Import (Non-USA teams exempt) All coaches listed on the roster must meet the following eligibility requirements: Register in an adult membership category with a USAV Region Must consent to and clear a background screening Must be current in SafeSport training requirements Be a minimum of 18 years of age Possess a minimum coaching certification level of IMPACT or equivalent Head Coaches only:  Have no head coach assignment with any other team concurrently All Adults listed on the roster must meet the following eligibility requirements: Register in an adult membership category with a USAV Region Must consent to and clear a background screening Must be current in SafeSport training requirements Be a minimum of 18 years of age Teams only need the minimum of 1 head coach and 6 players in [...]

2018 ODR Tournaments

The Junior' s Coordinator has released the initial schedule for ODR events for the 2018 Season. Please visit the Juniors page for links to each months schedule. Thank you for your patience.

ODR Sponsored CAP Clinic

CAP I and CAP II Course in Richmond VA, DEC 2 - 3, 2017 Old Dominion Region knows how important coaching education is for the athletes and the region.  We have fantastic cadre that represent many programs in our volleyball world.  There is an initial upfront cost for the course that will be reimbursed up to $100 out of pocket for the attendee once proof of certification is received by ODR Director of Education, Andy Pai.  The timing of the course allows you to gain knowledge of Junior Programs, Men's volleyball, Sitting volleyball and in the US.  Ask your club director for an advance on registration so that you may have more knowledge to better the club after the course and repay them two-fold. Location: St Catherine's School, 6001 Grove Ave, Richmond VA 23226Schedule (Tentative): CAP I and II check-in will be at 7:30 a.m. on Saturday morning with the first session starting at 8 a.m. Sunday's sessions start at 8 a.m. and will conclude no later than 4 p.m. that afternoon. You will have the opportunity to register for CAP I & CAP II or for modules to attend only on Sunday.  CAP III ODR members are invited for free to continue your volleyball education and have an ad-hoc "Cadre in Training" weekend. You will be asked to sign in to your ODR Membership to complete your registration.  If you are lapse-no worries-register for membership and CAP Course. Register CAP I Register CAP II Modules only on Sunday

Girls 18s JNC Results

Congratulations to Coastal 18 Blue on Winning the Silver Bracket at the USAV Girls JNC in Dallas April 21-23. The finished the tournament with a 7-2 record. The see their Match results follow this link. Coastal 18 Blue match Record

ODR Girls 18’s Region Bid Tournament

The Old Dominion Region has announced the site and day for the 2016 Girls Bid Tournament With USA Volleyball holding their 18's Championship in late April/early May it has required the region to hold their Bid tournament earlier as well. The 2016 event will be held at Virginia Wesleyan College on February 28th.  Tournament registration will be on AES and all teams participating in the ODR 18's Bid tournament must also pre-register for the 2016 GJNC. The check for GJNC must be submitted with your ODR Bid tournament registration and entry fee to the region.

ODR Men’s PVL Team

Please welcome a new addition to the Old Dominion Region, the Virginia VIBE, Men's PVL, Premier Volleyball League. They are hosting a few Camps in the area to help strengthen youth volleyball within the state. Please visit them at the following link or check out their Flyer.

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 [...]