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CT Volleyball Institute Camp with Uconn Head Coach Kris Grunwald

(updated for 2017)
The Den and Husky Volleyball is pleased to announce that we will be hosting the Connecticut Volleyball Institute summer camp run by UConn Head Coach Kris Grunwald and his staff.

This All Skills camp, for girls ages 13-18, is designed to teach the fundamentals of volleyball along with the opportunity to improve on individual skills. The curriculum will cater to those ranging from elite to beginner levels. The players will be grouped by age and skill level so that they can compete in a safe and competitive environment.

Dates: July 17-20, 2017 (Monday-Thursday)
Times: 9a-3:30p
Location: The Den, 30 Baker Hollow Rd. in Windsor, CT (New England’s Premiere Volleyball only training center)
Cost : $375 (single payment, 2 payment plan is $380)
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Kris Grunwald, Camp Director
Completing his fourth year as the UConn Head Volleyball Coach Kris has 29 years of experience playing and coaching Division I volleyball. The former 3 time Honorable Mention All American outside hitter and NCAA Final Four participant has held coaching positions at Florida State University, Auburn University, Ole Miss, Morehead State University, University of Arkansas, and UConn. Kris has trained several ALL ACC, ALL SEC, ALL Ohio Valley Conference players as well as AVCA ALL Americans. Along with presiding over camps at the previously mentioned schools Kris has extensive experiences with volleyball camps in Maryland, South Dakota, Texas, Kentucky, California, Tennessee, Georgia, as well as the British Virgin Islands.

A native of Germantown, NY, it is a point of interest during Kris’ tenure at UConn to draw from his experiences to help support the growth of youth volleyball in Connecticut and the New England Region.

Coaching Staff
Under the direction of Coach Grunwald players will be coached at each session by other members of the UConn volleyball staff, regional collegiate volleyball coaches and staff of the Husky Volleyball Club.

More information:

  • Campers may be dropped off each day starting at 8:30am and must be picked up by 3:45pm.
  • Bring your lunch (refrigeration available)
  • Bring sandals to wear at lunch and a 2nd pair of socks to wear after lunch each day.
  • Bring this medical form on the first day of camp (must be signed by MD) or bring a copy of your school medical form.
  • If you need to bring any medications to camp you are required to bring page 1 of this form (signed by your doctor). All medications need to be in it’s original container. Prescription medications must be in it’s original packaging and still have the pharmacy label that includes the name of the camper, name of medication and dosing instructions.
  • This is a day camp, however we are just 10-12 minutes from the Hartford-Springfield airport (BDL) and we can arrange transportation from the airport to a local hotel and back and forth to camp each day (about a mile and a half). Additionally we can arrange for lunch/dinner each day. Please inquire about the additional cost and availability for this option.