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Lara Dykstra hiking

Off-season means get off the beach and get trekking for Lara Dykstra

It is when Lara Dykstra hears only the silence of morning that she knows she is exactly where she needs to be. There are...
Travis Mewhirter 11/10/2019-Tim Brewster-Travis Mewhirter-Delaney Knudsen-Melissa Fuchs Powell

Mewhirter: Traveling from China to Thailand to Israel, finding something more

TEL AVIV, Israel -- I was sitting at a beachfront café in Tel Aviv when my waitress asked me something that was at once...
Serving up Style 2019-Troy Field

More than just a fashion show, AVPFirst Serving Up Style helps AVP give back

AVPFirst, the community outreach arm of the AVP, held its fourth-annual Serving Up Style fashion show fundraiser this past Sunday. And not only did ...
Travis Mewhirter China 11/3/2019

After wild travels to China, one lasting impression: There are good people everywhere

Editor's note: Travis Mewhirter last week wrote about being in China. Now he's in Israel, playing in another FIVB beach tournament, with some to...
Volleyball Today 10/31/2019-Dane Leclair

Volleyball today: p1440 Pro Challenge set, USAV hires Vint, Leclair mourned, AVCA scholarships

p1440 Pro Challenge: p1440 has set up what promises to be a fun and intriguing one-day beach competition November 8 on Manhattan Beach that...
Travis Mewhirter China 11/3/2019

Greetings from Qingdao, a longer stop than expected on Boag’s, Mewhirter’s FIVB adventure

QINGDAO, China -- Now I have a better understanding of what they were talking about. They’d peek out of their rooms and wait. Sarah Sponcil was...
Mike Talamantes-Maren Roper-Park University volleyball

As he does double duty, Talamantes hopes to lead Park women to another NAIA...

By Greg Echlin for VolleyballMag.com Mike Talamantes is the men’s volleyball coach at Park University. He’s also the women’s coach. And that’s where his focus is right...
p1440-merger-acquisitions

More resources, more coverage ahead as p1440 acquires VolleyballMag.com

When Ed Chan and I bought Volleyball magazine just more than three years ago, we did it for the love of covering the game. Simply...

Don’t rest on this: Getting enough sleep is critical to volleyball success

By Dr. Chris Koutures for VolleyballMag.com I’m going to share one of the most crucial keys for success for the USA Volleyball national teams. When it’s...
Jillian Williams-rotationplasty

After choosing amputation, Jillian Williams finds new home in Sitting Volleyball

Jillian Williams does not belong on a golf course. The boisterous, outgoing, relentlessly positive Texan participated in a lot of different sports growing up, including...

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