Academy U13-U18

Ducks Beach Academy is a PERFORMANCE program specifically designed for 13U – 18U MALE and FEMALE athletes to train competitively all summer. This program is for athletes who have competitive indoor and/or outdoor volleyball experience, and may require a FLEXIBLE training schedule throughout the summer due to other commitments. Beach Academy will provide athletes with 2 TRAINING SESSIONS PER WEEK, and is lead by high performance coaches. The goal of this program is to provide a competitive training environment, where athletes are challenged to develop and grow their skill set, learn advanced game tactics, improve partner communication, and utilize defensive strategies. 

*Athletes from other clubs are welcome to join, Athlete Release Forms are NOT required

*Athletes are placed on this team through the tryout process

*Athletes are encouraged to tryout with a partner in mind, however, it is not guaranteed that your partner will make the team due to limited space

*Athletes in this program are strongly encouraged to attend tournaments in the summer, including provincial championships

*Training is run in a manner where partners are not required 

*This program is flexibly designed to accommodate busy schedules, athletes can attend when they are available throughout the summer, however, strong attendance is recommended

U13 Academy (2006 born)

Tryout Information: Click Here Beach FAQs: Click Here

Lead Coach: Jane Kepler

Location:  Town Centre Beach Courts

Times:   Sundays 10:00 – 11:30 am | Tuesdays 4:30 – 6:00 pm

Start Date: May 28, 2019

End Date:  July 30, 2019

Cancellation(s):  June 16th & June 30th 2019

Cost: $295

  • 16 – 18 sessions (weather dependent)
    • 2 sessions per week
  • T-Shirt
  • Tank Top
  • Long Sleeve Shirt
  • Insurance
  • Equipment use
  • Instruction

U14 Academy (2005 born)

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Lead Coach: Bailey Soolsma

Location:  Town Centre Beach Courts

Times:   Tuesdays 4:30 – 6:00 pm | Thursdays 4:30 – 6:00 pm

Start Date: June 4, 2019

End Date:  Aug 1, 2019

Cancellation(s): tba

Cost: $295

  • 16 – 18 sessions (weather dependent)
    • 2 sessions per week
  • T-Shirt
  • Tank Top
  • Long Sleeve Shirt
  • Insurance
  • Equipment use
  • Instruction

U15 Academy (2004 born)

Tryout Information: Click Here | Beach FAQs: Click Here

Lead Coach: Jordan Thies

Location:  Town Centre Beach Courts

Times: Wednesdays 4:00 – 5:30 | Fridays 4:00 – 5:30

Start Date: June 5, 2019

End Date: Aug 2, 2019

Cancellation(s): none

Cost: $295

  • 16 – 18 sessions (weather dependent)
    • 2 sessions per week
  • T-Shirt
  • Tank Top
  • Long Sleeve Shirt
  • Insurance
  • Equipment use
  • Instruction

U16 - 18U (2003 - 2001 born)

Tryout Information: Click Here | Beach FAQs: Click Here

Lead Coach: TBA

Location:  Town Centre Beach Courts

Times: Wednesdays 4:00 – 5:30 | Fridays 4:00 – 5:30

Start Date: June 5, 2019

End Date: Aug 2, 2019

Cancellation(s): none

Cost: $295

  • 16 – 18 sessions (weather dependent)
    • 2 sessions per week
  • T-Shirt
  • Tank Top
  • Long Sleeve Shirt
  • Insurance
  • Equipment use
  • Instruction

Refund Policy

It is club policy that refunds will ONLY be given under extenuating circumstances. Return of the registration fee must be approved by the registration and will be prorated if the sessions have already begun. Refunds are subject to:

  • a $30 cancellation fee
  • prorated amount, based on the amount of sessions elapsed
  • deduction of unrecoverable costs (ie. facility fees, affiliation fees, equipment, etc.)
  • refunds will not be given for sessions cancelled due to inclement weather or athlete missed sessions

If you have any questions, please email the program coordinator Bryan Gee: beach@ducksvolleyball.ca