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“Playing and training with Global Squad was a great experience. The coaches get the most out the players and showed me what hard work is all about. Looking forward to continuing my training and playing NCAA basketball next season.”
Fred Brondsted (West Virginia Wesleyan ’19)
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Global Squad is excited to host a Summer Academy this July! Our number one priority is the health and safety of our athletes, their families, and our coaches. For COVID-19 protection policies please visit the information on the Virginia Department of Health website: https://www.vdh.virginia.gov/coronavirus/summer-camp/
Interested in the Global Squad Summer Academy?
More details are provided below!
Global Squad has an unmatched and unique combination of exposure, elite training, and college preparation required to play at the next level in the United States.
• Recruiting exposure to the NCAA
• Games vs U.S. competition
• 30+ hours of high level skill development
• 30+ hours of team practice & training
• 30+ hours of strength & conditioning
• Volleyball classroom sessions
• Fantastic player to coach ratio – 5:1
• Fully edited recruiting video
• Access to excellent coaches & trainers
• Top academic university campus tours
• Guidance on recruiting process
• 24/7 chaperons on duty
• Living accommodations & housing
• Breakfast, lunch, & dinner
• Team uniforms & practice jersey
• Transportation to & from airport
• Gym & weight-room access
• Coaches clinics & leadership classes
Global Squad Volleyball players participate in games against elite competition on the east coast of the United States. Players are also tapped into our expansive recruiting network.
James Madison University
University of Maryland
NCAA DIVISION-I CAMPS
Players will participate in elite team camps hosted by NCAA Division I colleges. Specifics have yet to be determined, but will take place at one of the universities listed.
Penn State University
University of Virginia
Global Squad Volleyball will scrimmage local club & high school teams to test their skills and stay sharp throughout camp.
“Global Squad Volleyball not only helped me improve my skills and technique, but it also helped me become a better teammate and leader both on and off the court. I met people with common interests and created memories that I will carry with me for the rest of my life.“
Katrina (2019 Alumni)
Global Squad Volleyball has an unmatched 5 to 1 player to coach ratio. This ensures each player receives focused instruction from our elite team of coaches throughout camp.
COACHES REQUIRE ONE OF THESE FOUR PREREQUISITES:
• Coached at the NCAA level
• Played at the NCAA level
• Coached at the professional level
• Played at the professional level
ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS INCLUDE:
• Vertimax Certification
• NCAA background check
• FBI background check
Global Squad coaches come from high academic universities and elite basketball programs.
2021 Summer Academy is July 5th – July 27th
ARRIVAL (July 5th) & DEPARTURE (July 27th)
Players fly in and out of Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD). Global Squad will provide a shuttle bus service to and from IAD airport throughout the day. Players that use other airports will not have access to the GS shuttle bus available. Players are also welcome to arrive on their own by car.
EVALUATIONS (July 6th) & EXIT INTERVIEWS (July 26th)
Players go through an athletic evaluation and skill testing. Our objective is to learn about the strengths & weaknesses of each player. The exit interviews will allow our coaches to convey our evaluation of each athletes current skill level and potential. Players and coaches will create a roadmap for ongoing improvement.
DAILY TRAINING & PRACTICE (Weekly)
Intense training during the week prepares our players for competition and gets them ready for their upcoming season. Our objective is to give them tools so they can continue training at home.
COLLEGE CAMPUS VISITS & TOURS
Players will be able to take advantage of their time near Washington D.C. for tourism purposes. Global Squad will also visit college campuses so players get a feel for the process of applying and choosing a school.
NCAA TEAM CAMPS
Global Squad will participate in team events. These events are still in the process of being planned. They might entail college coaches coming to campus or the athletes attending college camps.
This summer Global Squad will use the campus of Blue Ridge School to house, feed, and train the players. Blue Ridge has state of the art athletic facilities, excellent classrooms, and comfortable dorms. The players will be living comfortably and in good hands as they Dream Big and Work Hard with Global Squad.
Our program is typically catered to high school athletes attending school overseas. This year we are opening up admissions to US- based athletes as well. If you have any questions about this please reach out to Abby, her contact information is included below.
For more information or to apply, please fill out the form below. We’ll respond as soon as possible.