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Interview with the 2021 Courage Award Winner: Victoria Garrick

Sports Imports is thrilled to announce that the winner of the 2021 Sports Imports/AVCA Courage Award is Victoria Garrick! Garrick is a former Division I volleyball player for USC, mental health advocate, TED Talk speaker, social media influencer and founder …
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Sports Imports to be at the 2021 AVCA Convention in Columbus

Come visit Sports Imports at the 50th AVCA Convention in our home city, Columbus, from December 16 – 18. Stop by booth #438 to check out some of our most popular equipment in person. For the first time, our in-house …
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Sports Imports Extends Partnership with the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 12/07/2021 SPORTS IMPORTS EXTENDS PARTNERSHIP WITH THE NATIONAL COLLEGIATE ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION (NCAA) COLUMBUS, OH (December 7, 2021) – Sports Imports has extended its 17-year partnership with the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) for another five years. The …
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Introducing the NEW Trainer+

Experience a New Way to Train.

The wait is over. Sports Imports is thrilled to announce a long-awaited addition to our volleyball training equipment line-up – the Trainer+. Versatile, sleek, and mobile, the Trainer+ is the all-in-one tool you need to take your practices to the …
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Back to School Volleyball Equipment Guide

Is your facility ready for volleyball season? Now is the time to update, replace and organize your volleyball equipment to ensure player safety and minimize set-up time. Sports Imports helps thousands of coaches and program directors prepare for the season …
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Sports Imports Named Title Sponsor of Blueprint Volleyball

COLUMBUS, OH – Sports Imports has signed on as the title sponsor for Blueprint Volleyball, an elite coaching group founded by 2x National Championship Coach Kevin Hambly, former US Women’s and Men’s Olympic National Coach Hugh McCutcheon, and former Penn …
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Pac-12 Diversity Mentorship Program

Guest Article Spotlight: Kevin Hambly, CEO, Diversity Mentorship Program

Written by Kevin Hambly, January 25, 2021 Late in May 2020, when our country was in the throes of civil unrest, the PAC-12 coaches had a major wake up call.  Not that we were alone, the whole country had a …
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The AVCA Diversity Awards

For close to 40 years, the American Volleyball Coaches Association has had a passion for growing the sport of volleyball and supporting coaches through advocacy and leadership.  To honor coaching successes on and off the court, the AVCA has developed …
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Persevering Through it All

A Letter From Our CEO on Why She'd Choose the SI Team to Battle With Her - Every Single Time

This morning we had our weekly all team Zoom meeting, where I shared with our team that I have been newly diagnosed with and started treatment for cancer. As I looked at my colleagues’ concerned faces, gratitude stirred in my …
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Volleyball Training Equipment: A Guide For Coaches

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Adding volleyball training equipment to a volleyball program can help benefit both the coaches and athletes by making practice time more efficient.  By varying types of equipment, coaches are able to target both offensive and defensive positions.  If you are …
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