Category: Volleyball

Here’s the list of blog articles regarding my volleyball experiences.

2020 Beach Volleyball Commentator

2020 Beach Volleyball Commentator

After playing for 25 years and coaching for 15 years, I now enjoy commentating beach volleyball competitions.

Grand Prix Beach Quebec

For the 4th edition of the Grand Prix Beach Quebec, I was invited to be the sport commentator for the beach volleyball competitions. It’s always a pleasure to describe beach volleyball tournaments. Congratulations to all athletes.

Championnat Volleyball Quebec

More updates to come…

Music Playlist

Usually having a professional DJ, this year’s organizers have decided to use ‘playlists’ connected to sound systems. So players and spectators can connect their mobile phones to broadcast. To avoid any interruption when a mobile phone battery died, song looping, playlist ending, or notifications are not silenced, I have decided to create my own ‘beach volleyball’ playlist.

2019 Beach Volleyball Season

2019 Beach Volleyball Season

Here’s the highlights of my 2019 beach volleyball season.

Beach Volleyball Coach

JP Godbout Coaching Beach Volleyball Athletes Mikael Dagenais and Hugo Rosso at Jeanne-Mance Park in Montreal.
JP Godbout Coaching Beach Volleyball Athletes Mikael Dagenais and Hugo Rosso at Jeanne-Mance Park in Montreal.

Coaching Hugo Rosso & Mikael Dagenais

Starting early spring and involved bi-weekly with morning practices until the end of the summer, it has been a pleasure to help out these 2 athletes achieve amazing progression and results;

Top 4 at the 2019 Canadian National Championship in Toronto
Silver at 2019 Quebec Provincial Championship in Ste-Agathe
Quebec Provincial Tour Event #3 – Boucherville
Quebec Provincial Tour Event #2 – Laprairie
Quebec Provincial Tour Event #1 – Beauce
Challenge Celtique – Montreal

Check videos below to see a variety of beach volleyball drills

Beach Volleyball Warmup Drill featuring Mikael Dagenais, Hugo Rosso, Pierre Brennan and Felix Mahn at Jeanne-Mance Park in Montreal.

Beach Volleyball Commentator

It was a pleasure to be the live voice of three beach volleyball events around Quebec (Montreal, Laprairie, Ste-Agathe).

Volunteer at Local Beach Courts

Contributing to keep local courts safe, clean and available for players to enjoy the sport of beach volleyball.

2018 Sport Commentator Highlights

2018 Sport Commentator Highlights

Here’s my story about being a beach volleyball sport commentator in the summer of 2018.

Jean-Patrick Godbout and Milen Christov (DJ Strandja) at the Boucherville Open
Jean-Patrick Godbout and Milen Christov (DJ Strandja) on Saturday at the Boucherville Open
Jean-Patrick Godbout and Milen Christov (DJ Strandja) on Sunday at the Boucherville Open
Jean-Patrick Godbout and Milen Christov (DJ Strandja) on Sunday at the Boucherville Open
Jean-Patrick Godbout and Milen Christov (DJ Strandja) at the 2018 Provincial Beach Volleyball Championship in Ste-Agathe
Jean-Patrick Godbout and Milen Christov (DJ Strandja) at the 2018 Provincial Beach Volleyball Championship in Ste-Agathe
Jean-Patrick Godbout, Guylaine Dumont and Milen Christov (DJ Strandja) at the 2018 Provincial Beach Volleyball Championship in Ste-Agathe
Jean-Patrick Godbout, Guylaine Dumont and Milen Christov (DJ Strandja) at the 2018 Provincial Beach Volleyball Championship in Ste-Agathe

2014 Beach Volleyball Camp

2014 Beach Volleyball Camp

Here’s the story about the beach camp I coached in August 2014.

This year’s beach volleyball camp was open to teenagers and adults and held in Montreal at Jeanne-Mance Park. Trainings were held from 10am to 3pm.

2011 FIVB with Vanuatu

2011 FIVB with Vanuatu

Here’s my story of welcoming team Vanuatu in Quebec for the FIVB.

Arrival of team Vanuatu at the Montreal International Airport
Vanuatu team training at Park Lafontaine in Montreal
Training with local athletes Marilyn and Vicky in Boisbriand
Teams from Vanuatu and France training together in Montreal.
Team Vanuatu training on the FIVB Courts in Quebec City
Team Vanuatu warmup before FIVB Qualifications in Quebec City.
Coach Lauren McLeod announcing to the Vanuatu Volleyball Federation the first ever qualification of a Vanuatu team in an FIVB maindraw.
2010 FIVB Grassroot Program in Vanuatu

2010 FIVB Grassroot Program in Vanuatu

Beach Volleyball Grassroot Development Program in outer islands of the south pacific. Project in collaboration with the international federation and National Olympic Committee.
Beach Volleyball Grassroot Development Program in outer islands of the south pacific. Project in collaboration with the international federation and National Olympic Committee.
Interview with Jean-Patrick Godbout at the 2010 Oceania Beach Volleyball Championship in Noumea, New-Caledonia.
Interview with Jean-Patrick Godbout at the 2010 Oceania Beach Volleyball Championship in Noumea, New-Caledonia.
Vanuatu Volleyball coaching staff back in 2010 with Joe Joel, Jean-Patrick Godbout, Debbie Masauvakalo, Steve Anderson and Lauren McLeod at the Beach Stadium in Port Vila.
Vanuatu Volleyball coaching staff back in 2010 with Joe Joel, Jean-Patrick Godbout, Debbie Masauvakalo, Steve Anderson and Lauren McLeod at the Beach Stadium in Port Vila.
Jean-Patrick Godbout in 2010 with the Vanuatu National Olympic Committee.
Jean-Patrick Godbout in 2010 with the Vanuatu National Olympic Committee.

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