When it comes to volleyball, it is definitely worth the drive to Mississauga

By DAVID WINER Sharone Vernon-Evans hasn't always taken the easy route in life, instead taking a road less traveled. For example, while other youngsters blessed with the gift of height picked up a basketball, the Scarborough native showed a preference for volleyball. And when it became logical to locate a volleyball club close to home, ... More

Pakmen Volleyball’s Commitment

Youth sports are a valuable part of growing up. The skills learned and developed can be as obvious as developing balance, hand eye co-ordination and increased physical fitness. Beyond the physical advantages of physical activity, team sports also reveal and develop other transferable skills and characteristics such as work ethic, commitment and ... More

Diversity Powered Volleyball

The Mississauga-based Pakmen Volleyball Club has become the envy of the Canadian volleyball community. Published in the May/June issue (no.13) of the Mississauga Life Magazine Words by David Winer. Photography by Rehab Nazzal and Debbie Lasala. In just seven years, the Pakmen Volleyball Club's various high school teams have captured 22 ... More

Pakmen Influence Growth of Volleyball

Published in the May 7, 2012 edition of The Mississauga News. Written by Iain Colpitts. Kelly Smith has never played volleyball. And, since he’s 51 years old, he doubts he ever will. Despite his lack of playing experience, Smith is the head coach and founder of Mississauga’s Pakmen Volleyball Club, the largest and most diverse community ... More

Get Ready for Tryouts with Advantage Camp

The volleyball Advantage Camp (August 27th - 31st) is an excellent way to get ready for school team and rep team tryouts in September.This one week camp will focus on giving each player thousands of quality 'touches', with a focus on passing, serving, hitting and defence. The camp is for boys and girls between the ages of 10 to 18 years and of all ... More

Thanks for boosting our brand – youth volleyball training, lessons and leagues

Through the last few years, Kristine Verbeek, owner of K Design Studio, has "been honoured" to assist Pakmen Volleyball to brand-boost its ever-growing club. This has included trendy prize and membership t-shirts, program logos, order forms, website revamps and much more! Kristine is not just a Graphic Designer and Illustrator, but ... More

Pakmen receives grant for Beach Courts

Published in the Aug 01, 2012 edition of The Mississauga News. Written by Chris Clay. More than a dozen agencies working in Mississauga and Peel will receive hundreds of thousands of dollars in community grants, the Ontario Trillium Foundation announced yesterday. Big Brothers Big Sisters of Peel was given $225,000 to hire a coordinator to ... More

What makes Pakmen Plus an ideal choice?

Written By: Pranjan Gandhi Are you a guy who is tired of a game of volleyball which consists of a serve and then a point? Are you ready to play real volleyball? If you answered yes to both questions then the Pakmen Plus program might be for you. This is a high performance volleyball training program for boys in grade 7 to 12 who have advanced ... More

GTA Premier Volleyball League

Written By: Megan Heck The GTA Premier Volleyball League is an advanced volleyball program for girls who are ‘starters’ on their school teams in grades 7-8 and 9-12 and want to train with girls of similar interests and abilities. The players meet Sunday’s afternoons/evenings for 2 hours at Mississauga Secondary School. There is a playoff ... More

Pakmen Appreciation Day at York University

York University Mens team is hosting a Pakmen Appreciation Day for all boys and girls in our club. Players and a guest get free admission if they show their Pakmen gear at the door (eg. t-shirt). York hosts Waterloo, one of the top teams in Canada right now. Match is Saturday 2 pm at York. Check PAKMEN's High Performance Volleyball ... More