Registration Open for USYVL Summer Programs

NEWS RELEASE
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
APRIL 18, 2017

Non-profit offers boys and girls a fun, safe, supervised environment for volleyball


TORRANCE, Calif. – Registration is open for all United States Youth Volleyball League (USYVL) summer programs. This summer, the USYVL will host summer leagues in California, Illinois, Pennsylvania, and Washington. The instructional volleyball leagues provide boys and girls ages 7-15 the opportunity to learn and play volleyball in a fun, safe, and supervised environment.

Summer programs are available in the following locations:

California – Lake Tahoe
Illinois – Elgin
Illinois – Naperville
Pennsylvania – Pittsburgh – (Tuesday/Saturday)
Pennsylvania – Pittsburgh – (Thursday/Saturday)
Washington – Edmonds
Washington – Everett
Washington – Marysville
Washington – Snohomish

The eight-week instructional leagues provide participants instruction twice per week designed to teach basic volleyball skills in a positive environment. Each program is structured around the principles of participation, teamwork, skill development, sportsmanship, and fun. Practices and games operate in a coed format and offer participants the opportunity to develop self-esteem and confidence. To register or locate a USYVL summer league, please visit our registration page.

USYVL is a volunteer organization built around community involvement. Under the direction our National Office, Site Directors, Clinicians (Volleyball Instructors), parents, and volunteers assist with coaching, equipment set-up, and administrative duties. Leagues offer multiple opportunities for parents to be actively involved in the success of the program. Individuals interested in volunteering with USYVL can click on the “Get Involved” section of our website for more information.

For information on summer registration, programs, locations, schedules or volunteer opportunities visit www.usyvl.org or contact us at 1-888-988-7985 or [email protected].

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About USYVL
Founded in 1997, the United States Youth Volleyball League is a non-profit youth sports organization that hosts more than 15,000 participants annually, nationwide. USYVL’s mission is to provide every child between the ages of 7 and 15 a chance to learn and play volleyball in a fun, safe, and supervised environment. One of the main tenets of the program is to encourage children to do their best with their abilities. With an emphasis on positive reinforcement, the program seeks to build confidence and self-esteem in each child. Visit us at www.usyvl.org.


USYVL Opens Registration for Youth Volleyball Summer Camps

NEWS RELEASE
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
April 18, 2017

Non-profit offers boys and girls three-day instructional camps for volleyball players of all skill levels.


TORRANCE, Calif. – The United States Youth Volleyball League (USYVL) opened registration for three-day instructional youth volleyball camps this summer. Summer camps are located throughout Northern and Southern California at locations including Irvine, Laguna Niguel, Long Beach, Los Gatos, Sacramento, San Jose, Thousand Oaks, and Torrance. Camps are available for boys and girls ages 7-15.

USYVL Summer Camp programs focus on skill development to improve and enhance all aspects of player’s technique and proficiency on the court. Our summer camp program is for beginner, intermediate, and advanced volleyball players. To register or to learn more about the program, visit our summer camps website.

At our summer camps, participants learn in smaller groups according to age and skill level. These smaller groups allow our experienced instructors more time for individual coaching and instruction within a team environment. The player to coach ratio for USYVL Summer Camps is 8:1, which permits more flexibility and time for coaches to work one-on-one with participants.

Best of all, summer camps are fun! We work to create a positive environment based on mutual respect, rather than a win-at-all-costs attitude. For information on USYVL Summer Camp registration, locations, schedules or volunteer opportunities, visit www.usyvl.org or contact us at 1-888-988-7985 or [email protected].

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About USYVL
Founded in 1997, the United States Youth Volleyball League is a non-profit youth sports organization that hosts more than 15,000 participants annually, nationwide. USYVL’s mission is to provide every child between the ages of 7 and 15 a chance to learn and play volleyball in a fun, safe, and supervised environment. One of the main tenets of the program is to encourage children to do their best with their abilities. With an emphasis on positive reinforcement, the program seeks to build confidence and self-esteem in each child. Visit us at www.usyvl.org.

#VolleyballStartsHere

Spring Season Begins!
The 2017 spring league season has begun! Many of our sites had their first practice last week and several more slated to begin this week. We are looking forward to another great volleyball season. Whether you previously played with USYVL or if this is your first time playing in one of our leagues we hope you have a memorable experience.

Our goal is to provide a fun, safe, and supervised environment so that your child can learn and play volleyball. At USYVL, every child plays. We work to provide balanced teams and a positive coaching environment.

Visit the program schedule section of the website so that you can plan for the eight-week season ahead. Click on the location of your league to review the upcoming schedule.

USYVL is a volunteer organization with more than 5,000 parents giving their time and talents to work as coaches and administrators at our league sites. If you have not already signed up to volunteer at one of our sites, we encourage you to get involved. Volunteers help coach, set up courts, and monitor drills and games. You can sign up online or you can simply contact your league Site Director.

The best sites are those where everyone is involved. No previous experience is required. USYVL will assist our volunteers to enhance the experience for participants. Anyone can volunteer, Moms, Dads, Sisters, Brothers, and Grandparents. You can make a difference.

Each participant receives a volleyball as part of registration. We encourage you to bring your ball to practices and games. USYVL provides each player with a season t-shirt (Red, White, or Blue). Each league site will receive player t-shirts during the second week of the season schedule. Players are encouraged to wear a shirt, shorts, athletic pants and shoes for practices and games. Every USYVL site provides court equipment and nets.

To get ready for the season you can check out our online video tutorials that provide an excellent overview of the drills covered during practices.

We are excited about the new season! Volleyball Starts Here!


Register for Spring by April 1
Have you registered for USYVL’s spring volleyball leagues? What are you waiting for? Registration for our spring programs is available until April 1 at midnight.

Programs are open to all boys and girls ages 7-15. Leagues provide a great opportunity for boys and girls to stay active and play volleyball with their friends in a structured environment. Our leagues provide children a fun and safe place to learn and play volleyball.

This spring USYVL has over 60 programs to choose. To locate a program in your area check out our zip code finder and sign up for the program nearest to you.

If you are ready to register, visit our program page and select the program today!

USYVL is a volunteer organization with more than 5,000 parents, many of them working as coaches, assistant coaches or administrators. Many of our leagues have two, three, or more children in the same family playing at a USYVL site while Mom and Dad serve as coach and assistant coach. USYVL can be a total family experience!

To volunteer at our league sites visit our “Get Involved” page.

What will your child get out of USYVL?

Fun
While the program teaches children the skills necessary to excel in the sport of volleyball, the focus remains on participation, cooperation, sportsmanship, responsibility and, of course, fun!

Action
Strength, endurance and improved coordination result from the weekly activity of the program. Furthermore, a season of league games is sure to provide plenty of exciting volleyball action.

Skills
Skills are taught using technically correct methods for peak performance and safety.

Teamwork
The USYVL is a family-oriented program where parents, siblings, grandparents, and friends are strongly encouraged to become involved. Parents and volunteers assist with coaching, registration, check-in and equipment set-up.

We hope to see you this spring! Sign up by April 1!

Summer Camp Schedule
USYVL is gearing up for our spring season, but it is never too early to make summer plans! This week we posted our 2017 Summer Camp schedule. Each summer USYVL hosts three-day instructional camps for beginner, intermediate and advanced volleyball players.

Our summer camp programs focus on skill development to improve and enhance all aspects of player’s technique and proficiency on the court. Skilled volleyball instructors with an extensive coaching background provide camp attendees with expert instruction. To learn more or to sign up visit our summer camp page.

Camps are built with the player in mind. Attendees will have access to more one-on-one and small group training perfect for individual training, skill development and technique improvement.

2017 Summer Camp Locations:

Irvine – Summer Camp
Laguna Niguel – Summer Camp
Long Beach – Summer Camp
Los Gatos – Summer Camp
Sacramento – Summer Camp
San Jose – Summer Camp
Thousand Oaks – Summer Camp
Torrance – Summer Camp

At our summer camps, players divide into smaller groups according to age and skill level. These smaller groups allow our experienced instructors more time for individual coaching and instruction. Additionally, through the three-day camp experience, players are able to development meaningful friendships and learn the importance of teamwork on the volleyball court. Camps are available for boys and girls ages 7-15.

Summer Camp Highlights:

• Three-day camp schedule. Three hours each day.
• Players assigned to smaller groups according to age and skill level.
• Players grouped based on age and playing experience.
• Camps operate with an 8:1 player to coach ratio.
• Instructors with experience at the club, high school or higher level provide individual coaching and instruction.
• Team and one-on-one instruction focuses on the specific skills needed to improve over all game performance.
• Players can develop meaningful friendships and learn the importance of teamwork on the volleyball court.


For additional information or questions, please call USYVL at 1-888-988-7985 or email us with the subject line “Summer Camps” [email protected]