Sandy Sundays are back at Dakine! New coaches, new drills, fresh new season attitude! Summer may be over, but the sun never sets at Dakine! The #1 juniors beach club in the NW never sleeps and never stops! Come join us and NEW beach coach Eric Peterson for some the best beach instruction in the country. Coach Peterson is the former Head Beach Coach at TCU, Head Indoor and Beach coach at St Leo’s University in FL, and many others! We are excited to add Eric to our Dakine Coaching Ohana! Eric joins our Sandy Sunday beach crew of Brett Ryan, Robert Higashi, Dani Jacobson, Cameron Borup, Ariana Hannemann, and Head Beach Coach Chris Hannemann.
We have top collegiate coaches coming in throughout the season to watch our beach practices, do not miss these amazing recruiting opportunities! October will feature a guest coaching appearance by Tyler Hildebrand, Head Coach USAV Olympic beach teams! Sandy Sundays runs to the middle of November! Supplement your HS and Middle school indoor workouts with our expert drills in the sand that will make you quicker, stronger, and improve your VB IQ which is so important on the hard court! Worried about fatigue? During HS season we DON’T go heavy on medicine balls, sprints, or sand Veritmax etc… Just heavy on ball control, offense, defense, strategy, featuring a ton of beach touches! Get better, stay fresh, win games!
Don’t fall too far behind the rest! Sand compliments everything you do on the hardcourt! Find out why Karch Kiraly and the top indoor Collegiate coaches in the country all recommend playing in the sand to compliment your indoor game! Sand is the best and most forgiving training surface and done right, will improve every aspect of your indoor game! Our coach to player ratio is typically 4 or 5 to 1… We always strive to be the very best at what we do at Dakine! See you in the sand!
Morning sessions, from 9am to 12noon, are reserved for our older elite players. These include our Division 1 committed athletes and players that have trained with DaKine for more than three years; ages 15 to 18.
Afternoon sessions, from 1-4pm, are reserved for our younger elite players, and advance athletes from our summer local teams. If you are new to DaKine Beach Club, but have been playing beach volleyball for 2-3 years, this might be a good fit for you! Beach Club Director Chris Hannemann, will check sign ups weekly and move athletes accordingly, to create the perfect learning environment for each athlete to grow their game!
Late afternoon sessions, from 4:30-7:30pm, are reserved for intermediate and beginner players. If you did a summer camp or two this year, or have less than two years of beach experience, this is the perfect time slot for you. These sessions are a great way to learn and practice the fundementals, with small group sessions and lots of reps!