Team BC Red & Blue 2020 Program Overview

COVID-19 Update – June 10, 2020 – Team BC Indoor Programs for summer 2020 will be delivered online through a virtual program. A message from our Technical Director regarding program changes can be found HERE. Athletes who were interested in the Team BC this Summer are encourage to check out the Team BC Red & Blue Virtual Program HERE

The Team BC Red & Blue Program introduces athletes to a high performance training environment where physical, technical-tactical, psychological, and life skills will be developed. Athletes train to compete annually at the Canada Cup.

Selection Process

Eligible Athletes: BC athletes born in 2004 or later.

Selection Process: Athletes born in 2004 attend the Team BC Regional Selection Camps, and are identified and invited to the Team BC Red & Blue program.

Regional Selection Camp Information Found HERE

Athletes who cannot attend a Team BC Regional Selection Camp in their home region MAY attend a regional selection camp in a different region. The extended 16-month age categories do not apply for the Team BC Red & Blue program. 

Team BC Red & Blue – High Performance Camp

Positions Available: Approximately 50-56 athletes/gender
Dates:
Boys – August 4-8, Girls – August 11-15
Location: Harry Jerome Sports Centre, Burnaby
Sample Schedule: approximately 9-5 pm each day, 2 on court sessions, 1 off court session. Camp will conclude with tournament play.

Cost: $675 local athletes
$525 out of region athletes

Costs Includes – 8-10x On Court sessions, 4-5x Off Court Sessions, Training Shirts

In Region – Lower Mainland, Fraser Valley
Out of Region – Island, Okanagan, Kootenays, North

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

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.

Team BC Red & Blue Program Athletes

TBD

Program Coaches

Males

Head Coach – TBD
Assistant Coach – TBD

Females

Head Coach – TBD
Assistant Coach – TBD

BC External Credentials Program

Athletes that participate with the Team BC Red & Blue program are eligible to earn Athlete 11 external sports credentials. Eligible athletes will receive a verification letter from Volleyball BC in August once the BC Summer Games have completed. For more information on the pre-approved athlete programs, and how to get credit please visit the Government of BC’s website.

Team BC Training 2020/21

Team BC will provide 3 weekend training camps for Team BC eligible athletes to access between September 2020 – March 2021. The purpose of the Team BC Training Camps are to provide additional high performance training opportunities for Team BC athletes throughout the year. Team BC training camps take a holistic approach to athlete development for targeted athletes by physical testing and training lead by performance partners Oval HP as well as psychological and life skill development lead by performance partner Athlete Wellness Academy.

Eligible Athletes: Team BC Select Athletes, Team BC Red and Blue Athletes, Volleyball Canada Identified Athletes, Canada Summer Games Identified Athletes
Dates*: #1 September 12-13 2020, #2 December 12-13 2020, #3 March 18-21 2021

Location: Harry Jerome Sports Centre, Burnaby BC
Schedule: TBD, approximately 6 hrs each day
Accommodations, Transportation & Food: Athletes and parents will have to organize their own transportation, accommodation and food for the weekend.
Cost: TBD

*dates are subject to change

Have a question? Email Technical Director Jay Tremonti – td@volleyballbc.org

Last Update: April 16 2020