Acclaimed Volleyball Coach, Author, Leader and Olympic Producer Joins SportsEdTV
Colorado Springs, Sep 7, 2020 - In a significant announcement, SportsEdTV has appointed John Kessel, affectionately known as one of volleyball’s ‘bishops of the game’ as a senior contributor.
“Needless to say we are excited to have John’s contributions,” said Robert Mazzucchelli, Founder, Chairman and CMO of SportsEdTV, adding “the auricle of the sport, Volleyball Magazine in its Centennial edition named John as one of Volleyball’s 50 most important people in 100 years.”
He is currently Secretary of the North and Central America and Caribbean Volleyball Confederation (NORCECA) Development Commission, and Director of Development for World ParaVolley, and on the national staff of Beach Nation.
“He has been part of every summer Olympics or Paralympics but two starting in 1984 and many Beach and ParaVolley Volleyball World Championships, in addition, to prolifically authoring several volleyball books and manuals, including The Coach’s Encyclopedia, the Coaches Guide to Beginning Volleyball Programs, The Junior Olympic Volleyball, The IMPACT manual and IMPACT Plus” noted Victor Bergonzoli, CEO SportsEdTV.
Not to be retired from competition, John Kessel recently played for The Time Lords in the 55+ division. He competed in 16 US Open Championships and played professionally for the Denver Comets of the International Volleyball Association.
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