Summer Volleyball Skills Camp

Four day volleyball camp led by Amy Watanabe of Metro State University Volleyball! Amy is in her third year serving as Camp Director and loves working with Gold Crown Volleyball players.

Camp Features:

  • Open to 3rd – 10th grade girls and 3rd - 8th grade boys, beginner to intermediate skill level
  • Session 1: play on a smaller net with volley lite balls and a "short court"
  • Daily fundamentals and skill work include serving, setting, hitting, footwork and positioning
  • Players are divided up into teams based on age and skill level
  • 1:8 coach to camper ratio
  • Camp wide tournament on the last day
  • Campers will win at least one prize with the opportunity to fundraiser and earn prizes through the Serving Pledge

Focused Skill work

  • Passing: Footwork, ready position, partner pass, self pass, standing movement
  • Serving: Stance, contact, underhand/hand hit for younger ages, progressing to overhand/toss serve as skill level dictates (jump serve for advanced players only)
  • Setting: Hand placement, ready position, follow through partner pass
  • Hitting: Approach, arm setup, straight and timed hitting
  • Defense: Ready position, transition footwork, digging, reading your teammates
  • Rotations: Basics taught to prepare for camp tournament
  • Games each day to emphasis skills in a fun setting ( battle ship, around the world, starfish, staying alive, stack and more)
  • Match play : short court (younger age groups) - apply daily skills to a team setting

*Various drills and techniques will be adjusted based on camper session and skill level

Dates and Times:

June 24th - 27th
Session 1: 9 am  - 12 pm | 3rd – 6th graders
Session 2: 9 am – 12 pm | 7th – 10th graders
Session 3: 1 pm - 4 pm | 7th – 10th graders

Location:

Gold Crown Field House
150 S. Harlan St. Lakewood, CO 80226

Registration Fee:

$150/participant
Buddy Pass: 2 for $260

Registration Deadline:

June 23rd

Presented by:

PREPARING KIDS FOR THE GAME OF LIFE