MEET OUR COACHES

COACH DARREN

  • Founder of OnPoint Beach Volleyball – 2017
  • Team Ontario Beach Head Coach – 2016 – Current
  • Child & Youth Worker at Ray of Hope and Genest Youth Detention Centres – 2008-2016
  • Head Coach of the Kitchener-Waterloo Predators – 2011-2016
  • Co-director and Head Coach of the KW Preds Beach Program – 2013-2016
  • Team Ontario Beach Assistant Coach – 2014
  • Assistant Coach at the World 19U Championships – 2016

COACH ETHAN

  • KW Predators athlete (2010 – 2012)
  • Guelph Grizzlies athlete (2012 – 2014)
  • Indoor Ontario Winter Games Region 3 gold medalist (2012)
  • High Performance training camp participant (2014)
  • Team Ontario Indoor volleyball – Gold medalist in National Team Challenge Cup (2014)
  • Waterloo Warriors men’s varsity volleyball team member (2014 – 2016)
  • KW Predators Competitive Beach Camp Coach (2016)
  • 18U Boys Assistant Coach – KW Predators (2016)
  • 14U Boys Head Coach – KW Predators (2016 – 2017)

COACH JADE

  • Maverick Volleyball Club athlete – 2011-2015
  • Team Ontario Beach athlete – summers of 2014 & 2015.
  • 4 th Place finish – Canadian Beach Volleyball Nationals – 2015
  • Assistant Coach of the 18U Girls Team Ontario Beach Program – 2016
  • Starting leftside for the University of Windsor Lancers – 2015-Present

COACH DYLAN

  • Aurora Storm Club athlete – 2011-2013, 2015/2016
  • Barrie Elites Club athlete, Team Captain – 2013-2015
  • Ontario Regional Athlete – Silver Medalist at the Summer Ontario Games – 2014
  • OVA High Performance Training Camp Participant – 2015
  • Team Ontario Indoor Volleyball – Gold Medalist in National Team Challenge Cup – 2015
  • Team Canada 19U World Championships Beach Volleyball Athlete – 2016
  • Madawaska Volleyball Camp Coach in Training Program – 2015
  • Madawaska Volleyball Camp Coaching Staff – 2016
  • Assistant Coach of 15U Girls (Unity Volleyball Club) – 2017

COACH ZOE

  • 1st Team WECESSA All-Star 4 consecutive years (2008-2012)
  • South County Bandits (2009)
  • Kingsville District High School Assistant Coach (2013-2016)
  • Advance Development Beach Coach – In Training

COACH BEN

  • National bronze medalist, CCAA, 2016
  • Provincial gold medalist, OCAA, 2016
  • Team Ontario Beach athlete, summer 2015
  • Indoor High Performance Training Camp participant, summer 2015
  • OVA National and Provincial Medalist with Forrest City and London Fire
  • Advance Development Beach Coach – in training
  • Conditioning Coach & Trainer, BodyWorx London, 2017
  • Coach, Beach Volleyball Academy (BVA), summers 2013 ­-2016
  • Assistant Coach, Sr. Girl’s Volleyball, London Central SS, 2013­-2015
  • London City Champions, 2015
  • WOSSA AAA Champions, 2015
  • OFSSA AAA Bronze Medal, 2015

COACH MAT

  • Guelph Grizzlies Club athlete – (2009-2011)
  • Woodstock Warriors Club athlete, Team Captain – (2012)
  • Oxford Crush Club athlete, Team Captain – (2013)
  • London Volleyball Club athlete – (2014)
  • KW Predators Club athlete, Team Captain – (2015-2016)
  • Fanshawe Falcons Varsity Volleyball athlete – (2016-2017)
  • OVA High Performance Training Camp Participant – (2015)
  • Setters Coach for 15U LVC Fire – (2016-2017)
  • Beach Provincial Gold Medalist – (2012)
  • Beach National Bronze Medalist – (2014)
  • Team Ontario Beach athlete – 2015-2016)

COACH JOSH

  • Riverside Volleyball Club Athlete – 2006-2011
  • St. Clair College athlete – 2012-2015
  • Zephyr Beach club Windsor- coach 2014-2015
  • St Clair college assistant coach- 2015-2016
  • University of Windsor athlete- 2016-2017
  • Byrnes Digs fitness training in the sand and Beach Volleyball development- Coach and trainer 2015-present

COACH KRIS

  • Competitive Volleyball player 25+ years
  • KDHS – WECSSAA & SWOSSAA Champions, MVP, Essex County All-Star
  • Essex County and KDHS Female Athlete of the Year
  • Sheridan College Varsity player, OFSAA Bronze, All-Star & 3 Year MVP
  • OCAA Offensive Scoring Volleyball Champion
  • 2 year Assistant Coach Sheridan College
  • John Child & Mark Heese Beach Camp Training
  • Medawaska/Club Pakmen Volleyball Camp Coaching Staff
  • Kingsville High School Coach – Jr. Girls (2 yrs)
  • Graphic Designer for OVA, Pakmen, Velocity, OnPoint Athletics

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