London volleyball club
- 2022-2023 SEASON -


Registration closes Sunday August 21st, 2022. 
Late registrations will be subject to additional fees and athletes will not receive a personalized shirt.

Our youngest athletes (born 2011) should register for our Rallyball (2010) groups.

If you'd like to be evaluated for multiple teams (e.g., playing up or down) register for your group based on your birth year, and then email outlining your desire to attend the other tryout as well. 

**You cannot attend additional tryout sessions (beyond your age group) without consent from LVC**

All athletes must create an account on the OVA's MRS as a "tryout player" (no charge) found at: This includes a COVID Waiver.

Athletes will NOT be allowed to participate in a tryout session without having an active account in MRS.

St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Secondary School 
- 1360 Oxford St W, London, ON - 

Saturday September 10th
9:30am-11:15am: Boys 17U
11:30am-1:00pm: Boys Rallyball
1:15pm-3:00pm: Boys TLS
3:15pm-5:00pm: Boys 15U
5:15pm-7:00pm: Boys 16U
7:15pm-8:45pm: Boys 18U

Sunday September 11th
9:30am-11:15am: Girls 17U
11:30am-1:15pm: Girls 16U
1:30pm-3:15pm: Girls 15U
3:30pm-5:00pm: Girls Rallyball
5:15pm-7:00pm: Girls TLS
7:15pm-8:45pm: Girls 18U

North London Optimist Community Centre (NLOCC) 
- 1345 Cheapside St, London, ON - 

Monday September 12th
6:00pm-7:30pm: Boys 16U
6:00pm-7:30pm: Boys 15U
7:30pm-9:00pm: Boys 17U
7:30pm-9:00pm: Boys 18U

Wednesday September 14th
7:00pm-9:00pm: Girls 17U

Friday September 16th
6:00pm-7:30pm: Girls 15U
7:30pm-9:00pm: Girls 16U

Saturday September 17th
6:00pm-7:30pm: Boys Rallyball
6:00pm-7:30pm: Boys TLS
6:00pm-7:30pm: Girls 18U
7:30pm-9:00pm: Girls TLS
7:30pm-9:00pm: Girls Rallyball

TO REGISTER - Click the SIGN IN button in the top right corner of the website.
If you don't have a Fire-ID account, you'll see a place to create one.

Teams are predominately organized by birth year but there is some ability for athletes to shift based on their experience and skill-set. See our website for clarification on eligibility:

You must have confirmation from LVC that the athlete is permitted to attend multiple and/or different tryout sessions.

Athlete Selection
Athletes will be selected to LVC teams based on the following criteria:
  • PHYSICAL - Ability to meet certain standards in the following physical indicators: height, vertical jump, speed, functional strength and mobility, agility. 
  • INDIVIDUAL SKILL - Ability to consistently apply the six (6) major skills while limiting errors during competition in training and during official matches. The six (6) major skills are: Ball control including serve receiving, Setting, Attacking, Blocking, Defending, Serving. 
  • TACTICAL - Ability to read the play and make proper decisions on court. Ability to utilize information provided by the coaching staff and relate it to individual or team performance. o Ability to effectively communicate during matches.
  • BEHAVIOURAL - Demonstrates qualities conducive to individual improvement such as: self-motivatation, strong work ethic, responsibility and focus. Demonstrates qualities conducive to team success such as: strong leadership, positive attitude, effective communication and coachability.
  • POTENTIAL TO DEVELOP - Current performance level relative to past performance level and perceived potential to develop.
Athletes are selected by the club's Technical Directors and Pathway Coordinator as well as the teams' respective Head Coach and Assistant Coaches.

LVC Model 
The points below have raised the level of LVC to new heights! In line with the OVA and Volleyball Canada, our Development Model is what is in the athlete's best interests long-term.
  1. Standardized Yearly Training Plans (YTP's) - Implemented by Technical Directors and Head Coaches to best guide athlete development, mindful of work/rest balance and external factors (school sports, exams, etc.)
  2. Multi-Court Facilities Opportunities - Teams will have some opportunities to train at multi-court facilities with others like-skilled teams. This allows position-specific training and skill-specific training for the athletes.
  3. Technical Directors - To ensure athletes are selected and developed in line with LTAD principles, the LVC Technical Directors will work alongside Head Coaches and Assistant Coaches.
  4. Chris Lawson - Hired as LVC Pathway Coordinator, directing our Technical Directors and Head Coaches.
  5. Building Capacity in Coaching - Development Coach (DC) model provides professional development opportunities for developing Assistant Coaches through a genuine mentorship program and oversight of Yearly Training Plan (YTP's).