Iowa Rockets Volleyball Club traditionally hosts several events each year. Below is a list of our upcoming events. We will provide more details and information how to sign up as the each date gets closer.
Rockets Blast 2023
Schedules for Rockets Blast on February 5th 2023 are now available. Please read the information sheet carefully. Team camp space and especially bleacher space is limited; so we recommend that spectators leave the gym or facility when not playing. There will be 1 table for each team camp in the team camp area. Please keep your camp small and do not mix with other teams.
Saturday, February 11, 2023
Sunday, February 12, 2023
Rockets Blast II – 17 Power – U of Iowa Fieldhouse – schedule coming soon
Rockets Blast II – 17/18 Gold – U of Iowa Fieldhouse – Schedule & Info
Rockets Blast II – 16 Power – U of Iowa Fieldhouse – Schedule & Info
Rockets Blast II – 16 Gold – Xtream Arena – Schedule & Info
Rockets Blast II – 14 Power – Xtream Arena – Schedule & Info
Rockets Blast II – 15 Gold – North Dodge Athletic Club – Schedule & Info
Rockets Blast II – 14 Gold – Scanlon Gym – Schedule & Info
Sunday, February 5, 2023
Rockets Blast – 11/12 Gold tourney – Scanlon Gym – schedule & info
Rockets Blast – 12 Power tourney – Xtream Arena – schedule & info
Rockets Blast – 13 Power tourney – Xtream Arena – schedule & info
Sunday, February 11 & 12 , 2023 Coming soon
Apple Pie Fundraiser
Each year Iowa Rockets girls and families make FRESH apple pies. It’s a marathon apple peeling fiasco! Lots of fun and team bonding, not to mention the yummy apples! The pies are absolutely delicious and we get requests all year round for these pies! We make the pies in late-November and December, just in time for Thanksgiving and your holiday parties. Contact ANY Iowa Rockets player to order your delicious, fresh, unbaked Rocket Pie.
Iowa Rockets December activities include:
- College Recruiting Video Sessions
- Iowa Rockets Play Days
- Rockets Pre-season Scrimmage (tentative)
- Strength & Plyometric Training
- Pre-season team practices
Rockets Tweener Clinic
Iowa Rockets host their Tweener Clinic between Christmas and News Years (hence the name) each year. Dates for the this year’s 2020 Tweener Clinic will be coming soon. Each age group will have 2.5 to 3 hours each day of All Skills, while setters will have additional hours of clinic. Clinic hours can be anytime during the day or evening. The clinic includes All Skills and specific Setter Training, and some Hitter training as well, to get a jump on the upcoming club season. The Tweener Clinic is only open to Iowa Rockets players. Check back on the clinics page when info is available in December.
Rockets Beach Volleyball 2023
Iowa Rockets is hosting Beach Volleyball Clinics in May/June. Lead coaches for this year’s Beach Volleyball clinics is former Rockets and now professional beach player Erin O’Connor along with pro player Hunter Sade. Iowa Rockets alumni, yes Alumni Rocket Sand players, are scattered around the country playing on top collegiate teams – including TWO National Championship teams the past 2 years (University of Tampa and Colorado Mesa State University). NEW this year, the Rockets Beach Volleyball Clinics are open to EVERYONE (Rockets and non-Rockets); but space is limited.
Classes start Monday, May 16. They are held each Monday and Friday. Dates are: May 16, 20, 23, 27, 30, June 3, 6, 10, 13, 17. Young players from 5:30-7:00. Older players from 6:50-8:30pm. Location is Dovetail Sand Courts (401 E Oakdale Blvd, Coralville). Cost is: $50 for Rockets players, $65 for non-Rockets. (Players may also purchase a Rockets Beach VB Tank for $10) Please send email to Kyla at Iowa Rockets email to sign up.
Sign up SOON…Clinic starts MONDAY May 16th.