Puget Sound Region Beach High Performance
Head Coach:  Jen Baklenko


 USAV Beach CAP 1 Certified
Volunteer Assistant UW Sand Volleyball
Director of Thunder Beach Volleyball Training Program
Director Island Thunder Volleyball Club
Professional Beach Volleyball Player

 

Puget Sound Region Beach High Performance
Assistant Coach:  Jessica Gatewood (Veris)


USAV Beach Impact Certified
AVP Tour Professional 2006-2008
NCAA Indoor National Champion at UW 2005

 

Beach High Performance

Beach High Performance Overview

The Puget Sound Region of USA Volleyball provides opportunities for dedicated beach volleyball athletes to receive high levels of training and competition through the Puget Sound Region Beach High Performance Program.  The program features a qualifier tournament, invitation only training camp and bids to the prestigious USA Volleyball Beach High Performance Championship Tournament held each summer in Hermosa Beach, California. 
 

2015 Beach High Performance Qualifier Tournament

May 30  8am-3pm  Select Division - Born in 1999 or 2000
May 30  3pm-8pm  Youth Division - Born in 1997 or 1998

May 31  8am-3pm  Future Select Division - Born in 2001 or 2002
May 31  3pm08pm  All Boys Divisions
 

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--The Champion Team in Each Age Division will Win a Bid to Represent the Puget Sound Region in Hermosa Beach, CA at the USAV Beach High Performance Championship Tournament. 

--Two additional teams will be selected in each age division to represent the Region at the USAV Beach HP Championship.  Players may or may not be asked to participate with a different partner at the USAV Beach HP Championship Tournament based on the decision of the coaches. 

--32 athletes total (including the traveling teams) will receive an invitation to participate in the Puget Sound Region of USA Volleyball High Performance training camp. 
 

Location:  Bottega Fitness Park
Entry Fee:  $75 per team. 
Registration:  Opens April 1

 

 2015 Puget Sound Region Beach High Performance Camp

Dates:   July 1st & 2nd  9am-3pm
Location:  Bottega Fitness Park
Registration by Qualification/Invitation Only
Cost:  $175
 

Camp Overview
-This camp is designed to prepare the athletes for competition against elite caliber athletes.  The camp will be a mixture of promising local athletes and athletes that have been chosen to represent the Puget Sound Region at the USA Volleyball  High Performance Championship Tournament. 
 
This camp will have a 8-1 or better coach to camper ratio. 
 

2015 USA Volleyball Beach High Performance Championship

The Puget Sound Region will be sponsoring three teams in the Future Select, Select and Youth age divisions for the 2015 USA Volleyball High Performance Championship.  Teams will qualify through the Puget Sound Region High Performance Qualifier tournament and the Puget Sound Region High Performance Camp. 

This event is a prestigious invitation only competition featuring talent from the USA Beach Volleyball National High Performance programs, USA Volleyball Regions around the country and select international teams. 

The Puget Sound Region will be sending the Puget Sound Region Beach High Performance Head and assistant coaches to the event to support the athletes from the Region competing in the tournament. 
 

2015 USAV Beach HP Championships
Location:  Hermosa Beach, CA
Dates:  July 15-19
Registration:  By qualification/invitation only.  Qualification will take place at the Puget Sound Region High Performance Qualifier Tournament. 
 

USA Beach Volleyball High Performance Pipeline