Program Overview

Volleyball BC Team BC Programs work to identify, train and develop high potential athletes and coaches who aspire to represent Canada internationally. Team BC programs provide a pathway for athletes and coaches to reach elite levels with in the sport of Indoor and Beach Volleyball.

The Team BC Baden Cup is a four-day high performance development camp for selected athletes. Athletes will be exposed to various high performance concepts essential for athletes progressing along the High Performance Pathway. The Baden Cup will also act as a selection Camp for the Team BC Red & Blue program that will train to compete at the Canada Cup.

Eligible Athletes

Volleyball BC and/or Volleyball Canada member athletes born in 2003 or later.

Note: Athletes born in 2002 may be invited to participate with the Red & Blue Program. 

Selection Process

Step 1

A) Athletes born in 2003 attend the Team BC Regional Selection Camps, and are identified and invited to the Team BC Baden Cup.

OR

B) Athletes born in 2002 attend the Team BC Select Tryout, are not selected for the Team BC Select program, but are identified and invited to the Team BC Baden Cup.

Step 2

Athletes attend the Team BC Baden Cup and are selected to the Team BC Red & Blue Program.

Athletes MUST attend either a Team BC Regional Selection Camp OR Team BC Select tryout in order to be considered to attend the Baden Cup. 

*Athletes who cannot attend a Team BC Regional Selection Camp in their home region MAY attend a regional selection camp in a different region.
**Athletes born in September-December 2002 may attend the Team BC Regional Selection Camp
**Athletes who cannot attend the Team BC Select Tryout may be eligible to complete an external application. Please email td@volleyballbc.org for full program details.

Team BC Regional Selection Camp

Eligible Athletes

BC Athletes born in 2003 or younger

*athletes born Sept 2002 – December 2002 may attend Team BC Regional Selection Camps.

Positions Available

70 athletes per gender will be invited to the Baden Cup

Dates

May 25-26 – Lower Mainland, Okanagan, Vancouver Island
June 1-2 – Fraser Valley
June 8-9 – Kootenay’s, North

Full Selection Camp Details including cost, dates, location, and time can be found HERE

Regional Selection Camp Registration – http://www.volleyballbc.ca/registration.asp

REGISTRATION FOR ALL REGIONAL SELECTION CAMPS WILL OPEN ON APRIL 2, 2019

*Approximately 70 athletes per gender will be invited to the Baden Cup. The number of athletes selected from each zone varies. Athletes are evaluated based on the Volleyball BC Selection Policy and Criteria. Consideration will be given to the allocation of Baden Cup spots based on region size, strength and participation. Regional allocation of spots are finalized by the High Performance Committee.

**Athletes MUST attend either a Team BC Regional Selection Camp OR Team BC Select tryout in order to be considered to attend the Baden Cup. 

***Athletes born in September-December 2002 may attend the Team BC Regional Selection Camp
****Athletes who cannot attend a Team BC Regional Selection Camp in their home region MAY attend a regional selection camp in a different region.

*****Athletes who cannot attend the Team BC Select Tryout may be eligible to complete an external application. Please email td@volleyballbc.org for full program details.

Team BC Baden Cup 2019 Event Details

Eligible Athletes: Volleyball BC and/or Volleyball Canada member athletes born in 2001 or later
Positions Available: Approximately 70 athletes/gender
Dates:
July 4 – 7th 2018 (July 3 Check In)
Location: Thompson Rivers University, Kamloops BC

Check In:  Date – July 3rd 2019
Time – 5-7 pm
Location – TRU Residence – 950 McGill Rd, Kamloops, BC V2C 6N6

Pick Up: Date – July 7th 2019
Time – 3-4 pm *approximately 30 after the Baden Cup tournament has completed
Location – Tournament Capital Centre

Accommodation: TRU Residence
Food: TRU Food Services
Medical Services: Head Therapist & Student Therapist on-site

Cost: $550
Costs Includes – Food, Accommodation, 4-6x On Court sessions, 1-2x Off Court Sessions, Baden Cup Tournament, Baden Cup Shirts, On Site Athletic Therapy.

Registration http://www.volleyballbc.ca/registration.asp

DEADLINE TO REGISTER JUNE 26th 2019

If you are unable to attend, please notify Jay Tremonti – td@volleyballbc.org as soon as possible, so alternate athletes can be invited and can make their own arrangements.

CHECK-IN

Location: TRU Residence – 950 McGill Rd, Kamloops, BC V2C 6N6
Time: 5:00 – 7:00 PM
Baden Cup Camp Meeting – 8:00 PM

Note: If you cannot arrive during this period, please contact Jay Tremonti td@volleyballbc.org.

PICK UP DAY

Date: July 7th 2019
Time: Team BC Selection Announcement to occur at approximately 3 PM*
Location: Tournament Capital Centre – 910 McGill Rd, Kamloops, BC V2C 6N6

Selected Athletes – Team BC Parent Meeting at 3:30 PM
Non-Selected Athletes – Depart Tournament Capital Centre 3:30 PM

The Team BC Red & Blue Program roster will be announced at the end of the Baden Cup event on July 8th. Be prepared when you arrive to pick up your athlete, that they may be staying in Kamloops. 30 athletes will be chosen to be a part of this program. To find more information on the Team BC Red & Blue Program visit our website.

Key Dates

May 24 – June 9 – Team BC Regional Selection Camps
May 24-26 – Team BC Select Tryouts – Burnaby
May 31 – Team BC Select Program Roster Announced
June 5 – Team BC Baden Cup Invitations Sent
July 3 – Athletes arrive at Team BC Baden Cup 16/17U
July 4-7 – Team BC Baden Cup 16/17U
July 7 – Team BC Red & Blue Athlete Selection Announced
July 8-14 – Team BC Red & Blue Training
July 14 – Depart for Canada Cup via Bus, Richmond. Flight – Vancouver to Halifax
July 15-17 – Team BC Training, Halifax, NS
July 19-22 – Canada Cup, Halifax NS
July 22nd – Return to YVR Airport