Behind the Ball with Brandie x Sophie

OLYMPIAN VOLLEYBALL CLINIC

Bauerfeind Canada was thrilled to support Brandie Wilkerson and Sophie Bukovec in a first-of-its-kind beach volleyball event focused on developing the next generation of top-tier Canadian athletes!

 

 

BRANDIE WILKERSON

Brandie is an Olympic Beach Volleyball Player for Team Canada and Silver Medal Winner of the FIVB Beach Volleyball World Championship.

Brandie is the only black woman in history to have represented team Canada in her sport and is the founder of the Project Worthy Scholarship. 

This scholarship covers 1 year of club volleyball fees for BIPOC Canadian athletes on the rise. The goal is to increase the representation of the BIPOC community in volleyball.

 

 

 

 

 

SOPHIE BUKOVEC

Sophie is a professional Beach Volleyball Player for Team Canada and Silver Medal Winner of the FIVB Beach Volleyball World Championship.

 

Sophie shows her passion for the sport and community as the Founder & Executive Director of The Northern Elite Academy.

A high-performance indoor and beach volleyball academy for elite athletes, Northern Elite aims to provide a clear path for Canadian athletes to get to the NCAA and professional levels. 

 

TRAIN LIKE AN OLYMPIAN

The Behind the Ball Annual, Olympic Training Camp aims to identify, train and mentor the next generation of top-tier Canadian athletes in the sport of volleyball.

Serving up technical and tactical feedback with world-class experienced coaches, Brandie and Sophie, the event provides an incredible opportunity to those who don't get exposure to train at this elite level.

Including a special presentation by Professional Volleyball Player and Physiotherapist Sam Pedlow, the young athletes received a hands-on master class in the areas of:

- Fundamental Skills

- NCAA Sand Volleyball Insights

- Team Canada/ Olympic Games & Prep

- Nutrition

- Strength Training & Conditioning

- Recovery & Health

Bauerfeind is proud to support the Behind the Ball Annual Olympic Training Camp and the incredible youth athletes on their athletic journeys.

Expertise, the desire to succeed, and team spirit are all values that Bauerfeind promotes!

With 15 years of experience in treating top athletes and more than 85 years of medical expertise, elite athletes around the world rely on Bauerfeind's high-quality products and technologies.

 

WHY DO THE PROS TRUST BAUERFEIND?

PREMIUM QUALITY

Bauerfeind is one of the world's leading manufacturers of orthopedic products. 

With more than 80 years of experience in sports medicine, orthopedics, rehabilitation, and compressive therapy; Bauerfeind Sports is a Premium Brand designed for recreational and professional athletes who want their movements to feel safe and secure and are looking for ways to optimize their performance.

 

 

ADVANCED TECHNOLOGY

Bauerfeind Sports products are created through direct collaboration between physicians, scientists, and specialists, whose results translate into high-quality, innovative, and reliable products.

The products are exclusively made in Germany and fulfill the most stringent requirements in terms of quality, effectiveness, and wearing comfort.

 

REAL RESULTS

Reduce pain and swelling, improve stability and support, and stimulate circulation. Bauerfeind products are designed to aid in recovery and restore motion to your life!

Comfortable, breathable, and anatomically fit, Bauerfeind products are machine washable, and simple to wear.

FEEL THE BAUERFEIND DIFFERENCE!