Tasmanian Volleyball Academy 2020

Our Instagram (@tasvolleyballacademy)The academy is a program designed for athletes in grades 7-12 wishing to develop their physical capability, team work and be "the best they can be!"

Athletes who are in grade 6 are also welcome to apply and we will do our best to accommodate them into the junior group.

The program in 2020 will be delivered through the following centres: 

Elizabeth College, Elizabeth Street, Hobart

TVA MEMBERSHIP

Join the TVA by selecting one of our packages (links below). You can also download a welcome letter here. For more information please contact us.

2020 Fees and Payment Details

Students must join the program via an online web form. 2020 TVA fees are due by no later than Thursday 9 April (before Easter). An invoice will be automatically issued when the online form and payment is submitted. Payment plans can be arranged if required - please contact the Academy for details - and if eligible you can use your 2020 Ticket To Play voucher to pay: sign up here.

Available training packages are as follows:

$275 - Grade 10-12 membership  – includes:

• TVA program fees (+ training top, term 1 strength & conditioning, public liability & personal accident insurance)
• Possible 2 x training sessions per week
• 3 x season fees for Kingborough Tuesday League (age group, team-based competition)

$275 - Grade 7-9 membership (returning junior/senior) - includes:

• TVA program fees (+ training top, public liability & personal accident insurance)
• Possible 2 x training sessions per week
• 3 x season fees for Kingborough Tuesday League (age group, team-based competition)

$100 - Entry level membership* (trial period only for senior athletes, or full year for grades 7-9, or grade 6 on application) - includes:

• TVA program fees (+ training top, public liability & personal accident insurance)
• Additional training by invitation

*Please note: this offer is to welcome first time athletes and is valid only in their first year of the program.

TRAINING GROUPS

Athletes will be required to train in their respective age groups and will posssibly have the opportunity to train in a broader age group.

Structured strength and conditioning sessions are offered to athletes in grades 10-12 during Term 1. The sessions are held in Chuggy's Gym at Elizabeth College. Athletes learn methods specific to volleyball to improve their speed, power, flexibility and general strength. Once athletes show competency in the gym, they will be eligible to access the gym independently during term 2-4.

Training schedules

  Thursday   Sunday
  EC   EC
  4:00 - 5:00pm   4:00 - 6:00pm

 

 TBC   Junior boys/girls (grades 6-9)

 

5:00 - 7:00pm    
   Open boys/girls (typically grades 10-12)    
       
       

PATHWAYS

The Tasmanian Volleyball Academy allows players who aspire to play representative volleyball to develop all aspects of their game. The Academy aims to develop athletes socially, physically and mentally to be their absolute best. Our training throughout the school year typically culminates in the opportunity for all program participants to represent Tasmania at the Australian Volleyball Schools Cup in December (largest secondary schools event in Australia) or to join our junior state team pathway.

*Ex-students have represented Australia in both indoor and beach volleyball, receive AIS scholarships, played in the Australian Volleyball League and gained professional international contracts.

PROGRAM DIRECTOR

Please contact us at academy@volleyballtasmania.com.au or 0418104457 for more information regarding these programs or starting a program at your own school.