USAV Age Chart
To determine the correct age division, please fine the Month of Birth in the left column and then the year of birth in the same row. The heading of the column matching the year of birth is the correct age bracket.
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Academy – Travel Team Program
Our Academy Teams are our entry to mid-level travel teams. These teams will receive some of the same award winning championship training techniques & development programs as our top Elite program travel teams. As with all of our travel team programs our Academy Team practices are designed by our master coaching staff and assisted by seasoned head coaches, & assistant coaches.
This program will start in early November depending on age and run through April.
Our Academy Teams season runs 5 months versus other area club regional teams that only run about 3-4 months.
It is designed for elementary school, middle school, or high school, multi-sport player or the player who does not really know if they want to play in college yet or just want to stop playing after high school. Some of our top program training items (speed & agility, etc.) are optional but are available as an “add on” options to your academy training program. This program will practice 1-2 times a week depending on the tournament schedule. This program will attend 4 to 6 tournaments mainly in South Carolina, Georgia, North Carolina, and Tennessee. All tournaments should be within 1 to 5 hours driving distance.
This program will only be available in the 11U, 12U, 13U, 14U, 15U age groups.
The Academy Training Programs includes our Academy Uniform Packet consisting of 1 Jersey, 1 Spandex, 2 socks. Shoes must be the Adidas club shoe and can be purchased as an optional uniform packet (not included) item along with warm-ups, back packs, knee pads, cover shorts on the online store.
Elite National Travel Team Program
Our Elite National Travel Teams offer our volleyball players training at a collegiate-level of training. Players will receive fast paced, high level, intense training designed by our master coaching staff. The Axis Elite National Team training that these teams receive is the same no matter whether they are 12 or 18. It is designed for players who may want to play in college.
Our Elite National Teams start training in early November based on the age of the team and finish their season in mid to late June at the AAU National Volleyball Championships in Orlando, Florida.
Along with 2 to 3 practices a week, depending on the tournament schedule, National Team members will also have the option to add speed, agility, & strength training sessions as an additional training option. They also have access to the optional ATI mental toughness training as well as our personal recruiting web services & assistance from our Director of College Recruiting & other staff members.
The National Teams in this program will attend 7 to 9 tournaments through the course of the season, traveling throughout the Southeast but occasionally further depending on tournament location.
This program will only be available in the 12U, 13U, 14U, 15U, 16U, 17U, & 18U age groups.
The training for our National Team members and Open Team members is the same! The primary difference between our National Team program and the Open Team program is that the Open Team tournament schedule is a little more extensive and will have more practices. In addition, both have different packages associated with the teams.
The uniform packet is included in your fees. The Elite National Team uniform packet includes our 2 Jerseys, 2 Spandex, Backpack, & 2 socks. Shoes must be the Adidas club shoe and can be purchased as an additional uniform packet option (not included) item along with warm-ups, back packs, knee pads, cover shorts on the online store.
Elite Open Travel Team Program
Our Axis Elite Volleyball Academy Elite Open Travel Teams are our elite top travel teams with cutting edge training at the highest collegiate level. The Open training program is designed to offer the same high level of training no matter whether you are age 12 or 18. It is fast-paced, intense and designed for players who want to play in college and is taught at a very high cutting edge collegiate level.
These teams will start training in Late October or Early November depending on age and finish their season in mid to late June at the AAU National Volleyball Championships in Orlando, Florida. These teams will usually compete against some of the top open volleyball programs & players in the nation during the club season. What better way to improve your player’s game! The Open level of play is the highest level of club tournament play. Next would be premier followed by power followed by club level. So most tournaments our teams play 2-4 levels above what other clubs play at.
Along with 2 to 4 practices a week depending on the tournament schedule, these athletes will also have 2-3 speed, agility, & strength training sessions per week (included in your program fees – no additional cost!! An $1250.00 value included in your fees!!).
The Elite Open Teams in this program will attend 9 to 11 tournaments through the course of the season and will travel to tournaments along the East Coast of the USA but occasionally it will be further depending on tournament location.
This program will only be available in the 12U, 13U, 14U, 15U, 16U, 17U, 18U age groups.
Our Elite Open Team uniform packet is mandatory and is included in your fees. The mandatory Elite Open Adidas Team Volleyball Head to Toe uniform packet consists of: 3 Jerseys, 3 Spandex, 3 socks, 1 warm-up jacket, 1 warm-up pant, 1 backpack, 1 knee pads, 1 Adidas shoe, 1 practice t shirt, & 1 cover race short.