UCLA Head Sand Coach, Stein Metzger was a 2004 Olympian, an 18 time AVP champion, FIVB winner. He is also best known for leading UCLA to 4 consecutive NCAA finals as a starting setting of which they won 3 championships and was named the MVP his senior year. In 2012 and 2013 he coached over 50 Pro FIVB and AVP players each years including male and female players from countries across the globe.

Stein Metzger Volleyball Series Setting The Bic

Stein presents part 11 of 27 for setters. Discussed is what is bic set is and how to run “The Bic” effectively. For those interested in the history of the “Bic” set and How Jeff and Stein created the name and were the first to run it in college volleyball go here now for more information.

Volleyball, Working the Ref

Like many professional volleyball players, I have a very love/hate relationship with volleyball referees. Referee’s have been given the unenviable task of passing judgement down upon people who tend to be over six feet tall and in pretty decent shape…so let’s just say being a referee can sometimes be a challenging job.

Volleyball Etiquette, Dumping Your Partner

Dumping your partner in volleyball for whatever reason you may have is a very delicate process that requires the proper tact and technique so as to move on from your former volleyball partner without making an enemy. Some Fun…

Stein Metzger Beach Volleyball Defense

Stein gives instruction on how to play defense on the sand. Defense start with reading then reacting with the correct footwork and form to get to the ball. In these instructional videos Stein coaches both for beach volleyball defense.

Stein Metzger Beach Volleyball Passing Technique

In this video series Stein Metzger teaches beach volleyball passing technique. This video show a number of important tips and secrets.

1. Preparing means mentally as well as physically on the court. Envision the next play. Where the ball will go. What your partner will do next.

Stein Metzger Coaching Beach Volleyball Setting Technique

Stein presents a six video series on setting for the beach. In these coaching videos correct form is taught along with coaching tips on how to improve beach volleyball setting technique.

1. For footwork start in a neutral position and step straight ahead when the ball is passed. Start by practicing the steps and positioning without the ball. Then add a ball and finally a spike.

Volleyball, Using the Wind | Stein Metzger

Hi, I’m Stein Metzger 2004 Olympian, 18 time winner on the AVP and FIVB Beach volleyball tours. Today I am going to talk about beach volleyball and how to use the wind to your advantage. This is something you are going to have to learn if you are transitioning from indoor play, to the beach.