Coaching the Beach Game: teaching the fundamentals

The SVA are delighted to confirm we have secured the services of a Greek beachVangelis Koutouleas volleyball legend, Vangelis Koutouleas to present a CPD Clinic on Beach Coaching on Sunday 25th May 2014 Vangelis an ex-Greek international player has an impressive volleyball and beach volleyball career spanning over four decades. Since moving to the UK he has had a massive impact and is widely acknowledged as one of the leading beach volleyball coaches.

In 2011 and 2012, he served as head coach of the Great Britain beach volleyball team of Tom Lord & Robin Miedzybrodzki. In 2012 he coached successfully the 2nd Greek women national team to reach the last round of the continental cup.

He has now become the Head Coach of the England Junior Men’s Beach Volleyball National Programme and at the same time coaching part time an elite women team from Bulgaria.

Vangelis is also the coaching director of  SideOut Ltd a new organisation founded and run by experienced national and international volleyball coaches who work closely with Great Britain, England and Greek national teams

What A CPD Clinic for Beach Coaches
(or players who want to improve their technique) on how to teach the fundamentals
When 10:00 am-3:00pm Sunday the 25th May 2014

St Andrews Beach, West Sands Road, St Andrews, KY16 9 ~~OR INDOOR IF WEATHER IS BAD at University Sports Center, St Leonards Road, St Andrews, FIFE, KY16 9DY


Cost £10 per candidate (£5 for students)

Places on this clinic will be limited, so all those who are interested are asked to register for the course as soon as possible.  Registration forms are available from the SVA Office – contact Stephanie on 0131 556 46330131 556 4633, or Email

I very much hope you can attend this clinic which is prologue to our exciting effort to create a robust beach volleyball education here in Scotland,

*If the weather is bad then the clinic will take place indoors at St Andrews University Sports Center, St Leonards Road, FIFE, KY16 9DY

Ioannis Panayiotakis
Coaching manager