Participating in My First Charlie Saikley 6-Man Beach Tourney (aka the Manhattan 6-Man)

I’ve delayed writing this article now for several days in the hopes that I’d receive a lot of emailed pictures one of my teammate’s parents took throughout the whole day. Needless to say I’m still waiting for the pictures and will edit this post as soon as they arrive (hopefully soon). But because the event was almost a week ago and was extraordinarily fun I want to get this up now.


Core, Agility and Stretching Volleyball Drills 1

This series of videos contains volleyball drills for core, stretching and agility. These drills provide a strong foundation for any workout and will help improve all level of players skills.
Drills Include:
• Fly Planks
• Fly Planks with Push-Ups
• Donkey Kickbacks
• Light Bulb Twist
• Thumb Backs
• Tree Twist
All 6 drills are in video format below.


Dynamic Warm-up & Workout Volleyball Drills 3

Below are extra volleyball dynamic workout drills and well as great exercises for warm-up.
The 9 drills included below are:
• Basic Skip
• Lateral Skip
• Reverse Skip
• Speed Skip
• Triple Skip
• High Skip
• Reverse Skip
• Reverse High Skip
• Long Skip
• Shoe Slaps
Be sure to log-in or become a members to see all 9 volleyball exercises.


Dynamic Warm-up & Workout Volleyball Drills 2

Below are the second 10 Dynamic Warm Up & Workout Volleyball Drills.
10 Drills Include:
• High Knees
• Lateral High Knees
• Reverse High Knees
• One Legged High Knees
• Butt Kicks
• Lateral Butt Kicks
• Reverse Butt Kicks
• Grape Vine
• High Step Grape Vine
• Tap Ockie
To see all 10 drills below be sure to log-in or sign up for your own volleyball1on1 membership.


Dynamic Warm Up & Workout Volleyball Drills 1

This post includes 10 Dynamic Warm-up & Workout Volleyball Drills, including: Shin Holds, Leg Holds, Over / Under’s, Ankle Swings, Standing Kick Backs, Standing Cycles, One Legged Superman’s, Frog Extensions, Squat Thrust, Squat Thrust with Push-Up. To see all 10 Drills below be sure to sign-in or become a member.

Team USA’s in the Olympics! But how did they get there?

Team USA’s in the Olympics! But how did they get there?

Like many of you, I’m planning on kicking back on the couch tonight and watching the Olympic opening ceremonies from London. While at 7:30 P.M. Pacific Time, NBC’s cameras will undoubtedly be fixed on Lebron James, Michael Phelps and Nastia Liukin, I’ll be searching instead for Jake Gibb, Donald Suxho, April Ross, Kerri Walsh, Reid Priddy.


Leg Holds

Leg Holds are a important dynamic volleyball workout drill that will get you warm and ready for practice. They are easy to do and can be done with athletes of all ages and experience levels.
Like all dynamic warm-ups this drill will:
• Increase heart rate to get the blood pumping through the body and warm up the muscles.


Vol-B-Que Volleyball Event – May 12th

Date: May 12th Location: Walter Pyramid at Long Beach State University Time: All day! Tickets: Buy Here! When the United States Men’s Volleyball National Team rolls up to the Walter Pyramid at Long Beach State University for the NORCECA Continental Olympic Qualification Tournament, they might take a second look at their calendars. That’s because a…

Volleyball Drills for Outside Hitter Defense to Hitting Transition

Volleyball Spiking Drills – Defense to Hitting Transition

This is great easy drill that can be used to focus on and individual players defense and spiking or multiple outside hitters defense and transition to spiking. This drill can be done with just one player or as a team with multiple players.
Keys to Success

Volleyball Drills for Spiking – Defense to Hitting Transition
1) Good blocking to defense transition footwork.

2) Calling for the ball and focus on a settable ball from defense.

3) Successfully transitioning outside the court to be ready to approach and spike.

4) Focusing on good form in the spike.