Category: Athletes

Nov

14U Girls Xtreme go Xtreme Indoor Rock Climbing

On Monday October 22, 2018 the coaching staff and girls skipped out on practice for some Xtreme team building at Rock Oasis indoor rock climbing in Ajax.  The girls worked hard, conquered their fear of heights, and cheered each other on as they maneuvered themselves up and down and side to side on the numerous […]

Oct

Additional Tryouts

Calling all Volleyball Players who have a passion for the game but aren’t yet committed to playing for a team this 2018/19 Season. Durham Attack Volleyball Club will be holding an additional tryout on Thursday October 4th for the following age categories: 14U Girls 6:00pm-8:00pm 15U Boys & Girls 8:00pm-10:00pm Donald A Wilson Secondary School […]

May

Durham Attack Hosts Free “Bring a Friend to Play” Clinics

Durham Attack is hosting “Bring a Friend to Play” clinics on May 18 and May 25.  Athletes are encouraged to come out, bring a friend to try out volleyball, and continue to develop their skills. All athletes are welcome and no registration is required. Coaches will be available to work with athletes and the evenings […]

Mar

Shining Silver for INVASION at 14U Bugarski Cup

An excellent weekend of play at the NAV Centre hosted by the Cornwall Vikings Crusaders, where four Durham Attack teams also met up with Scarborough Titans Synergy, Noir et Or, and PTBO Thunder. INVASION ranked fourth coming into this tournament, battled against three teams in pool play -including DA’s own 13U Red Flare who was […]

Mar

Orthotics Fitting for Friends and Family of Durham Attack

Friends and family of Durham Attack members interested in getting fitted for Orthotics can take advantage of a special offer from GTA Foot & Ankle Clinic. On Wednesday, April 8, GTA Foot & Ankle Clinic’s chiropodist will be at Dr. Roberta Bondar Public School (25 Sullivan Dr, Ajax) from 6-8 p.m. to fit friends and […]

Apr

Junior Elite Camp

Our Junior Elite camp is geared to experienced club volleyball players who played 14U or 15U in the current season.   It will run from July 21 -25 at R.S. McLaughlin High School in Oshawa. Junior Elite Camp Flyer Our Senior Elite Camp is here. Athletes who played club 13u during the past season are […]

Apr

Senior Elite Camp Announced

The first of our Elite training camps for this summer has been announced.  These sessions offer much more advance training than our summer camps, and are geared to elite, competitive athletes with  club playing experience.  Our Junior Elite camp is here. The Senior Elite camp is for athletes who are playing 16U – 18U this […]

Jan

On Developing Fundamental Skills, Hockey and USA Volleyball

There has been a lot of attention in the media to Brent Sutter’s comments regarding the Canadian Juniors loss for the second straight year, his perception that we have fallen behind in terms of skills, and that there needs to be a much greater focus at the younger ages on development of fundamental skills over […]

Dec

Holiday Workout

The holidays are a great time to slow things down and rest & recover a bit, especially if you have been playing school ball.  But you need to stay active as you will lose strength and conditioning over the holidays and the January tournaments will sneak up on you.  Now that you are done classes […]

Dec

10 Things You Don’t Do At Volleyball Tryouts ***Broken Link Fixed***

Oops, the broken link is fixed.  Larry — With OWG tryouts coming up next weekend, this is timely advice.  Art of Coaching Volleyball is here to help. They asked a few top club coaches to share things they DON’T want to see from players during a tryout. If you’re a player, read and heed. If […]

Dec

Reminder – Region 4 2014 Ontario Winter Games Team Tryouts

Reminder Region 4 is pleased to announce tryout dates for the 2014 Ontario Winter Games teams. Cost: $25 (Includes t-shirt & 6 hours of training over 2 days.)  Please make cheque payable to “Ontario Volleyball Association”. Correction: the OVA handbook stated the age criteria in error Age groups: Girls born in 1999 or later (will […]