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Aug 17 2014

WGP Update

By: GMS Admin

Weeks 1 & 2 of WGP were certainly a roller coaster. Coming off a phenomenal USA Cup and earning 4 wins against #1 Brazil set us up for a high that seemingly crashed down on us week 1 of Turkey. These types of weekends are excellent learning experiences for us. A bi-polar match against Russia, an adversity filled Turkey match with a full home crowd, and a 5 set thriller against Japan left us with a long plane ride to Sao Paolo and plenty of information to break down and study.

Aug 5 2014

“The most we can hope for…”

By: jwatson

This past weekend I took my staff to an off-site retreat.  While there we had a chance to discuss the pending season.  We also talked a lot about the ways we need to grow and develop as a staff.  It was one of the best staff meetings I’ve been involved with during my career.

Jun 18 2014

World League Update

By: GMS Admin

One of the advantages of flying all over the world during the summer months is it gives me time to write some blog posts.  We are currently returning from Chicago after a successful 6-0 start in this year’s World League competition.

Apr 24 2014

How Good Are You Going to Become?

By: GMS Admin

“To reach a goal you have never before attained, you must do what you have never before done.”  R G Scott

Mar 12 2014

Back Setting

By: GMS Admin

There’s currently a discussion going on in the volleyball toolbox forum regarding back setting.  I thought I’d share Tom Black’s response here..

Feb 17 2014

Messages We Send

By: rbrowning

Messages we Send – Written by GMS Staff Member Rob Browning

Feb 3 2014

Setting off a Lead Leg

By: GMS Admin

Setting off a Lead Leg

Jan 28 2014

Shot-Put Serve

By: GMS Admin

Question:  “We have all seen the girl that does a “shot-put” arm motion when serving. What have you tired that has helped?”

Jan 20 2014

Tempe Highlights 2014

By: GMS Admin

It seems that every year the volleyball coaches clinic in Tempe Arizona gets bigger and better.  A big thanks to Jason Watson and the ASU Women’s Volleyball Program for hosting what has become one of our favorite volleyball clinics of the year.  Below is a highlight video from the weekend.  We’d love to see you at an upcoming GMS event.  To view our full clinic schedule, click here!

Jan 18 2014

Practice Execution Means Game Reality

By: GMS Admin

Volleyball Coaches – This is a great article the outlines the importance of practice planning.  Enjoy!