AVA Selection Process

Athletes for the AVA are selected based on performance and assessed future international potential from the following events and activities.

1. Review of Australian Junior and Youth Team athletes competing in Asian and world championships, including:

  • 2020 Asian Under 20 Men’s Championships
  • 2020 Asian Under 19 Women’s Championships
  • 2020 Asian Under 18 Men’s Championships
  • 2020 Asian Under 17 Women’s Championships
2. Talent identification at Australian Volleyball and Beach Volleyball events, including:

  • Australian Beach Volleyball Tour Events, Jan-Mar 2020
  • Australian U19 / U21 Beach Volleyball Championships, February 2020
  • Australian Junior Beach Volleyball Championships, March 2020
  • Australian Junior Volleyball Championships, September 2020
  • Australian U19 / U21 Volleyball Championships, July 2020
3. Talent identification at VA Junior Development Programs camps and tours, including: 

  • Thailand Junior Development Tour, April / May 2020
  • Junior Development Program camps, various times each year
  • Other Junior Development program tours that may occur
4. Talent identification at Australian Volleyball Academy Camps

5. Recommendations by State Coaches 
6. Expression of Interest process