Ashburn, VA (May 12, 2017) – The Northern Virginia Volleyball Association (NVVA) is continuing its tradition of providing the best volleyball instruction and experience to its members. NVVA has announced the visit of Rubinho, Rio’s 2016 men’s volleyball gold medalist.
Rubinho spent 11 years as the first assistant coach of the Brazilian men’s volleyball team under legendary Brazilian coach, Bernardinho.
Under Rubinho’s technical direction, the Brazilian team has become a powerhouse in the volleyball world, winning multiple world league and world championship titles, two Olympic silver medals, and two Olympic gold medals. Rubinho has also been the head coach of top professional teams’ in Brazil. He was recently hired as the head coach of the top-ranked Brazilian professional team Sesi-SP.
In addition to his coaching experience, Rubinho has worked with university students and sports communities with whom he shares his knowledge of volleyball trends, training investment, and professional projects.
“It is an honor to have Rubinho visiting our facility. As the assistant for such a successful team, he had the task of studying and understanding tendencies of every top volleyball player in the world, to help Brazil prepare for its matches. I can’t wait to hear the experiences he has to share with us.” says NVVA President/CEO Rodrigo Gomes.
NVVA will be hosting a seminar with Rubinho on Friday, May 19th at 7:00pm where he will be sharing his Road to the Gold presentation. Registration is now open, to register click here.