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The Palmetto Volleyball Association

The Palmetto Volleyball Association is an affiliated region of USA Volleyball, operating as a non-profit and non-government supported organization. The Palmetto Region shares the goals and philosophies of USAV while focusing on our specific mission to grow and improve the sport of volleyball in the state of South Carolina. Our teams include Adult and Junior teams for boys, girls, men and women. Our sanctioned events include indoor and outdoor tournaments for junior boys and girls teams, running from December through July.

If at any time you have questions or have trouble finding information on the website, contact the region office and we will be glad to assist you.

About USA Volleyball

USA Volleyball is a non-profit, non-government supported organization, acting as the governing body of volleyball in the United States. The Palmetto Region and USA Volleyball set the standards, maintain full-time staffs, and specialize in volleyball 24/7, 365 days a year. USA Volleyball has 40 member regions, over 245,000 individual members, 12,000 teams, and 5,000 affiliated clubs nationwide.

Benefits of USAV

As a member of the Palmetto Region, you are automatically a member of USA Volleyball, just like the players on the 2008 gold and silver medal winning USA Volleyball indoor teams and the 2012 gold and silver winning USA Volleyball beach teams.

Some of the many benefits of USA Volleyball and the Palmetto Region include:

  • Competitive, sanctioned local, regional, and national tournaments
  • Extensive mandatory background checks for all adults affiliated with junior organizations
  • Insurance coverage for all practices, tournaments, and related activities
  • Open and transparent governance on the regional and national level
  • Educational opportunities for coach and official advancement
  • National IMPACT requirements for all coaches
  • Full time staff dedicated to the administration of the region
  • Grassroots efforts to educate, train, and inspire players, coaches, parents, and officials
  • Quarterly Volleyball USA magazine
  • PVA provides coaches online training via AVCA and Art of Coaching free or deeply discounted.
  • Dedicated staff to support clubs and members in following areas:  membership, tournaments, team ranking, website,  official training.
  • Provides discounted region championships, with opportunity for rebates.

To learn more about USA Volleyball and the benefits of membership: