Karim Khalil, Life Hitter

Written by Susana Lima At the age of 24, this young man from Mississauga has achieved several goals and has already set new ones for his future. His name is Karim Khalil and I was challenged to write about him. With some simple questions, it was easy to apperciate his love for volleyball, and especially his determination. Karim was introdu... More

Lennard Krapp Teams up with Pakmen!

Former head coach of the German Developmental Program, Lennard Krapp, is joining us for the upcoming season! Volleyball fans will be quick to remember that the German men's team won gold in the 2012 London Olympics. The highly regarded program took a turn in the right direction in 1997 by establishing national training centers and boarding ... More

Canada’s most respected beach volleyball coach Lennard Krapp named head coach of the Pakmen Elite Beach program this summer

Former head coach of the German Developmental Program, Lennard Krapp, is joining us for the upcoming season! Volleyball fans will be quick to remember that the German men's team won gold in the 2012 London Olympics. The highly regarded program took a turn in the right direction in 1997 by establishing national training centers and boarding ... More

Stanko to Coach U17 Gold Boys

Pakmen Volleyball is pleased to announce volleyball coaching legend Orest Stanko as head coach for the U17 Gold boys team for the upcoming 2014-2015 competitive season. Stanko is currently acting as one of the senior coaches at the Ontario Volleyball Association’s High Performance Centre helping Ontario’s top male athletes qualify for the ... More

Robinson to coach Ms Pakmen U16

Pakmen is pleased to announce the appointment Mr. Tyler Robinson as head coach for our U16 team for the 2014-2015 competitive season. Robinson is a high school Physical Education teacher at Rick Hansen Secondary School where he coached RHSS Storm volleyball teams for the past 5 years. During Robinson’s time as coach, RHSS has won 2 ROPSSAA gold ... More

Leça to coach Pakmen U13 Boys

Pakmen Volleyball is thrilled to announce that Thomas Leça has agreed to coach our U13 Boys rep team for the 2014-2015 OVA Competitive Season. Leca will be joined by well respected coach James Gomez. Leça, a Physical Education and Health teacher at North Park Secondary School brings a wealth of volleyball experience to this position. In the ... More

Pakmen’s coaching talent pool continues to grow with hiring of Harris

Photo: Head coach of Team Ontario u19 Gold Medal winning team Matt Harris (left)   By DAVID WINER The powerhouse Mississauga Pakmen became an even greater teaching institution this past week, with the hiring of another talented volleyball mind. While Matt Harris was brought into the fold to do a job, volleyball is more than just a ... More