In this multi video instructional series Tom Black and John Meyer offer specific details on helping players improve their approach and thus their spiking after passing. This is a great video and drill for players of all levels. There are also some great verbal cues offered for coaches.
Offense Drill Video 1 – The first ball is served with a second ball tossed in. Passers concentrate on creating the best angle and setters work on setting straight up and down.
Offense Drill Video 2 – Different angle of the same drill with Tom calling out his cues.
Offense Drill Video 3 – Pro beach volleyball player John Mayer coaches to not pass then run to a designated spot. Keep the pass straight ahead for an easier approach.
Offense Drill Video 4 – Emphasis is made of how it is good to get used to the wind and how the game needs to be made smaller compared to indoor.
Offense Drill Video 5 – Coaches overview of the drill with Tom, John and assistant.