AVP ACADEMY LA powered by VIBE Volleyball Lab
IF YOU WANT TO BE A PRO, YOU GOTTA START TRAINING LIKE A PRO
AVP Academy & VIBE Volleyball Lab are joining forces to create the total package for volleyball players in the South Bay Area. We will be combining our Indoor Private training methodology and bringing it to the beach!
We offer our athletes everything from Private Training, Team Training, Strength and Conditioning, Sports Nutrition, Sports Psychology, College Recruiting & More!
Most importantly we will be utilizing the same training components and ideals that AVP Players, Coaches & Olympians are using that have gotten them to where they are today!
What better way to up your game than by training like a Pro?
COME TRAIN WITH US!
Whether you are making the transition from indoor to beach or wanting to up your game with some of the best coaches in the business we’ve got you covered. Schedule a private 1-on-1 session to develop technique, get your reps and expand your beach volleyball knowledge!
$110 - 60min
DOUBLES TEAM TRAINING
Want to practice with your partner before a tournament? Work on something specific before a big game? Made a partner switch? Or maybe you just want to get the private training but want a buddy to partner with! Team Training is where it’s at!
$85/athlete - 90 min
$100/ Athlete - 120 min
Our trainers strongly believe that playing a lot and getting daily reps is the best way to grow your game. We have classes for all levels, boys & girls! Classes are created to give you the daily reps and skill work needed to progress to the next level. All classes will involve a lot of competitive play!
Schedule Coming Soon...
AVP ACADEMY KICKOFF EVENT
9:30AM-11:00AM AT DOCKWEILER BEACH
Join us to kick off our partnership with the AVPA.
You will get to meet the Head Coach of AVPA-LA, Scott Davenport and all of our wonderful trainers!!! We will divide by age group & skill level, boys & girls and run you through a few of our favorite drills for 30-45 minutes, play a little and then do a Q&A at the end!
FREE!!! Reserve your spot online.
BEACH VOLLEYBALL CLUB
Club Membership options coming soon...
AVP ACADEMY LA TRAINERS
Director / Master Coach
2016 Olympic Coach Scott Davenport is a professional beach volleyball coach for top professional and youth teams, most recently, leading a Canadian women’s team to a 5th place finish at the Rio Olympics. He has worked, and continues to work with various levels including Olympians, FIVB, AVP, NORCECA, NCAA, USAV, SCVA and AAU. His teams have acquired over 50 podium finishes and garnished numerous international and domestic individual honors, including FIVB Best Blocker, FIVB Best Defender and USAV Beach team of the Year. Scott’s developmental program consistently sees his teams improve their rankings every year.
Adam Schulz is the current Director of Technology and Education for AVP Academies as well as the assistant coach for the Canadian Olympic beach team of Pavan/Bansley who finished 5th at the Rio Olympics in 2016. He brings a high level of volleyball analytics having work as the head scout for both the Canadian indoor and beach women’s programs over the last 8 years. He spent 2 years as an international assistant coach in Brazil working with both the men’s and women’s program in Rio De Janeiro. Before working with the Canadian National programs he was a collegiate player and then Club and Collegiate Coach
AVPA Level 3 Certified Coach
He started coaching for the Academy in 2017, where he completed his Level Three Certification. He was an Assistant Coach for 2017 USA A1 National Team (Nick Lucena/Phil Dalhausser) and is currently coaching National Team players (Betsy Flint, Kelly Larsen, Emily stockman, and Kimberly DiCello). Chris will be the head coach and coordinator of the 2018 South Torrance Beach Volleyball Team.
AVPA Level 2 Certified Coach
Kyle has been a volleyball player at the club and collegiate levels. In 2009 Austin Juniors started their first Boys’ volleyball team with Kyle as one of the core players that went to USAV Junior Nationals and then becoming the first boys’ player from Austin to play in college in decades.
Indoor isn’t his only specialty, with years spent playing in multiple state tours, as well as his home state’s Texas Volleyball Tour. Kyle played his first open sand volleyball tournament in 2012 and hasn’t looked back since finding his love for the sand.
Jenn has played professionally for 11 years and has recently turned her focus to the coaching side of the sport she loves. As a player, she earned a spot on the junior national team while in high school, was picked for Olympic Festival while in college, and helped lead her Long Beach State team to a Finial Four appearance.
She has since moved on to coaching more full time. Jenn assisted Scott Davenport with the women’s Canadian team that took a 5th in the Rio Olympics, and most recently, the Pro team of Emily Stockman/Kim DiCello. She also is the JV coach for Mira Costa HS.
AVPA Level 3 Certified Coach
After a successful indoor career at Wichita State University and 4 years at the
professional level overseas, she decided
to make the transition to beach. In
2015, she made the Elite Development
Program through USAV, and has since
moved up to being the 5 th ranked team
for the USA. During the off season Emily helps coach the boy’s and girl’s
beach programs at Mira Costa High School and is a certified personal through the NCSF.
AVPA Level 3 Certified Coach
Margaret completed her AVPA level III accreditation and began her inaugural beach coaching career as the Head Coach of the AVP Academy 14U & 12U divisions. Originally from Kentucky, Margaret played KHSAA and Club for six year, where she won back-to-back MVP awards. She continued her career play at the University of South Carolina.
4th Street Manhattan Beach Courts
244 Ocean Dr, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
Parking: Street Parking, Meters
Cost: Street Parking- $1.25/hour
Dockweiler Beach Courts
12501 Vista Del Mar, Playa Del Rey, CA 90293
Parking: Lot Parking
Cost: $6 all day access