Excel your game with top level weekly beach training


Do you love beach volleyball and determined to be your best? Improve your game to the next level while working on high level fundamentals and techniques used by olympians and UCLA’s head sand coach Stein Metzger.  A great opportunity for volleyball players to get more playing time on the sand and get to the next level with the best personalized training used by the top pro’s. Taught by top local coaches and open players.


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Learning these specific beach volleyball techniques and regular sand practice will make you a better volleyball player and sharply elevate your all round game. You’ll become a more skilled athlete indoors and on the beach. Giving you that extra edge on your competition and more confidence all around.


How is AVA Beach Club unique?

The AVA Beach Club training is based on the training techniques of UCLA’s head sand coach (Stein Metzger) who also runs a camp each year with AVA.  Uses proven techniques by one of the best College coaches in the country. Smaller practices allow more one-on-one time with each player.


Who is Stein Metzger?

Stein is the current head UCLA’s sand coach, a former Olympian, AVP & FIVB Pro star player and a 3x NCAA Champion. He’s one of the top athletes to ever play and coach the sport of volleyball, excelling to success on the beach and indoors. His techniques are taught by top local coaches who are passionate about beach volleyball and have been playing at the highest competitive level for more than 20 years.



The AVA Beach Club practices outside at Alki beach in real beach tournament conditions and a fun atmosphere.



Advanced Sessions: for players with at least 2 years of beach volleyball experience OR 1 year of AVA beach club. We will work on the mental strategy of the game as well as more advanced physical skills. We will have some optional scrimmages with other beach club teams.

Advanced Session #1: July 4 – July 25 (9:00am – 11:00am)

Advanced Session #2: Aug 1 – Aug 24 (9:00 am – 11:00am)


Beginner Sessions: for players with at least 1 year of volleyball experience (indoor or beach). Learn the basics of beach volleyball based on Stein Metzger’s winning techniques.

Beginner Session #1: July 4 – July 25 (11:00am – 1:00pm)

Beginner Session #1: Aug 1 – Aug 24 (11:00am – 1:00pm)


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Who is it for?

AVA Beach Club is for juniors 12-18 years. Must have at least 1 year of indoor volleyball experience.


All levels of players are welcome, we require that players have at least 1 year of indoor or outdoor volleyball experience! It’s a perfect way to get more experience in a friendly fun atmosphere. These are small focused groups with lots of direct attention from the coaches.


Olympian training methods:

The AVA Beach Club is unique in that it uses training methods of Olympian beach volleyball players, including Stein Metzger (UCLA’s current head coach). Following are some things you can expect:

  • Skills development – passing, setting, serving, attacking and defense
  • Strategy – manage the game within the game
  • Mental – prepare mentally for competition
  • Game time – play games after training incorporating what you’ve learned.
  • Great time on Alki beach! and top level training techniques based on UCLA’s head coach and olympian Stein Metzger.


See you at the beach!
AVA Beach Club