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Past EventTuesday Adult Beginner 6-Week Class

November 15, 2022 8:00 PM - January 3, 2023 10:00 PM (EST)  •  Indoor Volleyball •  Public Event
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Big City Volleyball
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Beginner
Nov 15 8:00 PM
$200.00

YOU MUST BE VACCINATED & PROVIDE PROOF + A VALID PHOTO I.D. AT THE DOOR EVERY TIME YOU ENTER THIS FACILITY

Has it been a while since you played volleyball?

Are you just picking up a volleyball for the first time?

Well Big City has the answer! Get in on the fun, starting November 15!

Big City Volleyball is excited to offer our six-week class designed specifically to teach the fundamentals of volleyball to beginners and players with light experience this winter.

Whether you're looking to knock the rust off from the pandemic or picking up a volleyball for the first time, by the end of our six-week class you'll be well on your way to mastering all the major volleyball skills, including developing a killer serve, handling and “setting” the ball cleanly, court positioning, defense, and of course, spiking!

Class Schedule:

Week 1 (November 15)
Passing & Ball Control
Setting / Reacting to ball movement
Proper serving technique (underhand and/or overhand)
Spiking (proper approach, snapping the wrist, arm extension and follow through)

Week 2 (November 22)
Defense/Serve Receive (explanation of different defense positions)
Diving and Rolling Drills
Setting, including set to target
Hitting, develop hit direction of the ball with proper swing techniques
Serving (underhand, overhand, introduction to Jump Serve)

Week 3 (November 29)
Setting - introduction to back set & set back row
Hitting - learn outside, middle, back and back row approaches
Blocking fundamentals
Serving – Advanced explanation of Jump Serve

NO CLASS on December 6 (Gym not available)

Week 4 (December 13)
Bumping & Digging – ball control and defense against spiked balls
Front Row Attack (setting will be incorporated as well as defense)
Net Play including Blocking, Dinking and Recovering Balls off the Net

Week 5 (December 20)
Emphasis on Court and Game strategy
Review of Court Positions
Rotation & Setter options
Scrimmage

NO CLASS on December 27 (School Holiday)

Week 6 (January 10)
Review of previous five weeks
Scrimmage under game conditions, with referee

Details:
Dates: Tuesday November 15 - January 10
Location: PS. 163
Time: 8 - 10pm
Cost: $200 (T-Shirt included)

Please note Big City Volleyball follows strict safety protocols including:

  • Masks are optional while playing
  • When not playing all participants must wear masks and be socially Distanced
  • Bring your own water bottle
  • No entry without a mask

*This activity is not sponsored or supported by the school, the DOE or the City.

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Cancellation Deadline: November 13, 2022 8:00 PM (EST)

Cancellations before the deadline will give you a full refund. Cancellations after the deadline are not refundable.

PS 163 The Alfred E. Smith School

163 West 97th St., New York, NY 10025, United States