Steve Manuel
Programs: Jr Heat
Becki Kosinski
Head Coach
Programs: Clinics , Jr Heat , Volleyball Canada REP
Becki is one of the main coaches in the Okanagan Volleyball Development system. She is the head coach of the Jr Heat Volleyball Club, head coach of the Okanagan’s Volleyball Canada Regional Excellence Program and the lead assistant coach with the UBC Okanagan Heat Women’s Volleyball program. Becki joined the UBC Okanagan Heat Women’s Volleyball coaching staff in 2006, has been a driving force behind VC REP since it’s launch in 2010, and has head coach the Jr Heat program since it’s inception in 2013. Under Becki’s direction, the Jr Heat program has seen great results with several Provincial and National Medals....
Jon Rowe
Programs: Clinics , Volleyball Canada REP
Jon has been playing and coaching volleyball for over 15 years. After graduating from Mt. Boucherie in Kelowna, he went on to set at the University of Calgary for two years, and finished his CIS career at Trinity Western University. Of the four years he played, his teams earned two bronze medals and one silver medal at the National Championship. After finishing his CIS setting career and taking a playing hiatus while his wife finished her degree, Jon played one more year semi-professionally in the 2nd Bundesliga in Germany. In 2006 Jon began his club coaching career. For over 10 years Jon has...
Darrin Moreira
Programs: Jr Heat , Volleyball Canada REP
Darrin grew up in the gym watching his dad coach volleyball from a young age. This early involvement grew into a lifelong passion. As a player Darrin competed for BC’s provincial team and won a championship with the Capilano University Blues Since moving on to coaching he is now the UBC Okanagan men’s volleyball assistant coach. He’s previously has been involved with several other universities as well as Team BC for several years & spent time with Team Canada Women’s Volleyball. He’s finishing a Masters of High Performance Coaching at UBC Vancouver. His research focuses on statistics in Olympic Women’s Volleyball....
Mark Broome
Programs: Volleyball Canada REP
A graduate of Okanagan Mission Secondary and University of British Colombia Okanagan Alum, Mark has seen success as a player at the collegiate, national, and international level. While playing for UBCO, Mark competed in three CCAA National Tournaments as well as earning a playoff berth in UBCO’s inaugural CIS season. Making the transition off the court Mark has found a passion in developing skills in the young and upcoming talent throughout the Okanagan. Career Highlights 2015 – present VCCE UBC Okanagan – Coach 2017 T2 Volleyball Club – Coach 2008 – 2013 Kelowna Volleyball Club – Coach 2015/2016 Lietuvos Tinklinio Čempionatas (Lithuanian National Champions) 2014 Canadian...
Samantha Temme
Programs: Beach Club , Clinics , Jr Heat
Sam joined the Jr. Heat Volleyball Club coaching staff in 2016. A former middle blocker with the Jr. Heat Volleyball Club and a graduate of Kelowna Secondary School, Sam’s passion for the game and her community has made her into an ideal coach. Sam is a great liaison between the coaching staff and athletes and her desire to become a student of the game has only accelerated her transition into a coaching role. Some of her career highlights include: Coach: • Jr. Heat Volleyball Club – Assistant Coach (2016 – present) • Okanagan Volleyball Association – Beach Club Coach (2017) • Kelowna Secondary – Assistant...