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
We 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!
AVP ACADEMY ClassES
12U Beginner "All Skills" Classes
Tuesdays at 4:00pm (DW)
Saturdays at 9:00am (4th MB)
Our beginner classes are for the TRUE Beginner. It is recommended that
kids attending this Class are between the ages of 8-12 with 0-2 years of experience.
14U "Skill Specific" Classes
Wednesdays at 4:00pm (DW) - Set & Attack
Thursdays at 4:00pm (DW) - Serve & Pass
Saturdays at 10:00am (4thMB) - Game Strategy
Our 14U classes are suggested for athletes who have played volleyball indoor or on the beach
for at least 2-3 years and are interested in playing beach volleyball in High School.
18U "Advanced" Classes
Saturdays at 3:30pm (DW) - Defensive Strategy
Saturdays at 4:30pm (DW) - Offensive Strategy
Our 18U classes are designed for High School athletes looking to up their beach game or
play Beach Volleyball in College. These classes will be ran by our Master
AVP Academy Coaches and will challenge our athletes to take their game to the next level by training like the pros!
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