Volleyball Canada announces coaching staff for 2019 international season


Ottawa, Canada, March 27, 2019 - Volleyball Canada has finalized its 2019 men’s team roster of coaching staff. The Canadian men's team will participate in the 2019 FIVB Volleyball Nations League as of May 31, before also taking part in an Olympic Qualification Tournament hosted by China from August 9-11.

"We have gathered a great mix of veterans and younger talented coaches this year, and we’re looking forward to another action-packed season for the men’s programme," said Julien Boucher, Volleyball Canada High Performance Director (Indoor).

Joining the senior men’s team under Head Coach Glenn Hoag is Gino Brousseau.

Brousseau, the Laval University Rouge et Or men’s team head coach since 2010, is a former National Team player and member of Volleyball Canada’s Hall of Fame.

He competed in the 1992 Olympics as well as FIVB Volleyball World League competitions, an FIVB Volleyball Men's World Championship, the FIVB Volleyball World Cup and the World University Games.

He also enjoyed a stellar professional international career competing for 13 years as a professional volleyball player in Italy, Japan and France where he helped his teams win numerous titles. Brousseau was part of teams that won the French Championship five times and the Coupe de France on four occasions.

Brousseau will assist Hoag alongside returning assistant and Volleyball Canada men’s NextGen coach Dan Lewis.

Senior A Team
Head Coach - Glenn Hoag
Assistant coach - Dan Lewis
Assistant coach - Gino Brousseau

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