About Jr. Heat

To provide the best development opportunity for volleyball athletes in the Okanagan.

Philosophy:

  • To prepare athletes to compete at the Canadian post secondary level (U SPORTS and CCAA).
  • Develop a connection between the Heat club athletes and the Heat varsity athletes.
  • Develop athletes that will become leaders in the volleyball community.

Jr Heat Volleyball Club AGM
Location & Time: TBA

The 2020 Heat Teams:

      • 18U Girls (for female athletes born in 2002 or later, including those born in 2001 Sept – Dec.)
      • 17U Girls (for female athletes born in 2003 or later.  This team could include a small number of underage players).
      • 16U Boys (for male athletes born in 2004 or later, including those born in 2003 Sept – Dec).

Club Fees for the 2020 Season:
Junior Heat Volleyball Club fees are to be determined – club fees will cover the following:

      • Coaching honorariums & fees
      • Volleyball BC & Volleyball Canada registration
      • Tournament entry fees
      • Uniforms
      • Volleyballs and equipment
      • Facility rentals
      • Physical training

Fees do not cover accommodations, transportation or food:
We welcome parent and family member spectators at tournaments, and offer all athletes the option of staying/travelling with their parents, or with teammates under parental supervision.

Training:
Teams will practice 2 to 3 times per week in January / early February.  Teams will practice 3 to 4 times per week from March to May.  This will allow athletes that are participating in other programs such as the Volleyball Canada Regional Excellence Program or school based programs to continue with those programs during the early part of the club season.

16U Boys’ Competitions:

      • February 22-23, 2020 Super Series – Lower Mainland
      • March 7-8, 2020 Super Series – Kelowna
      • March 20-22, 2020 Heat Invitational – UBC Okanagan
      • March 28-29, 2020 Super Series – Island
      • May 2-3, 2020 Provincial Championships – Abbotsford, BC
      • May 17-19, 2020 National Championships – Edmonton, AB

17U / 18U Girls’ Competitions:

      • February 15-16, 2020 Super Series – Lower Mainland
      • March 7-8, 2020 Super Series – Island
      • March 20-22, 2020 Heat Invitational – UBC Okanagan
      • March 28-29, 2020 Super Series – Kelowna
      • April 10-12, 2020 Best of the West – Calgary, AB
      • Provincial Championships – Richmond, BC
        • April 17-18, 2020 – 17u Girls
        • April 18-19, 2020 – 18u Girls
      • National Championships – Edmonton, AB
        • May 14-16, 2020 – 17u Girls
        • May 17-19, 2020 – 18u Girls

Contacts:
For more information on the Jr. Heat Volleyball Club please contact:

        • Steve Manuel – steve.manuel@ubc.ca
        • Becki Kosinski – jrheatvolleyball@gmail.com
        • www.GoHeat.ca