Summer is back and the 2020 Vanguard Summer Sand takes on a new look!

Posted by Vanguard Volleyball on Jun 10 2020 at 09:43AM PDT

Summer is back and the 2020 Vanguard Summer Sand takes on a new look!

Welcome to the Vanguard family, The Ohio State University, Associate Head Coach & Recruiting Coordinator, Coach Bates!!

Coach Bates retired from the AVP Pro Beach Volleyball Tour in 2016 after a nine-year stretch in the sand. Member of the 2010 U.S. National Beach Team and donned the Stars & Stripes representing Team USA in multiple international FIVB tournaments over the years.

Due to NCAA compliance, the 2020 Vanguard Sand program is only available to players living within a 50-mile radius from The Ohio State University. Please use the Covelli Center as your guide for eligibility: 2741-2737 Defiance Dr, Columbus, OH 43210​

Time for you to get a little sandy and take your volleyball IQ and ball control to the next level. If you’re looking for sand volleyball training and sun while improving your game, look no further! This year our format is changing and we will be playing in open sand sessions beginning on June 11 and will run every Thursday and Sunday from 2-4:30 pm. The program dates are every Thursday and Sunday from June 11 to August 16.

June 11- 21 is open courts, guided by Coach Bates and the Vanguard staff

Cost is $20 per session payable each session.
First hour and half is instruction, last hour is competitive drill play.
June 25- August 16 is the season

Pay as You Go- Cost is $20 per session payable each session.
Sand Season Contract- Cost is $240 for the season. ($15 per session) Contract on the Sand Tab
Sand volleyball will be held at Elite Volleyball Training Center located at 8185 Business Way, Plain City, OH 43064.

No partner? No problem! We will partner up players once we get started!

Cant make it one week? No problem-in the Pay as You Go format!

Must bring USAV Emergency Medical Form completed and signed, even if you played for Vanguard this season > Click on this link to the COVID 19 Waiver

See the Sand Volleyball tab for Medical Form and Covid-19 Waiver or under FORMS/INFO Tab on main page of website

If any cancellation due to weather, we will send out notification via Vanguard Twitter

See you in the sand!

The document 2020_Vanguard_Sand_Contract.pdf was attached to this post.