CAPU BLUES HIRE NEW HEAD COACH FOR MEN'S VOLLEYBALL
The Blues Athletics & Recreation Department
Drew Venables has been named head coach of the Capilano University Blues men’s volleyball team.
Venables’s coaching resume includes head coach positions with Volleyball BC U-19 men’s program and
assistant coach positions with Thompson Rivers University, Vancouver Island University and Capilano
“After a broad search, we are excited to bring Drew on board. He brings a solid mix of academic and
technical knowledge backed by a passion and love for the sport. We are looking for some great things to
come for Drew and our program,” says Milt Williams, Manager, Dept. of Athletics and Recreation.
"I am excited to be joining the CapU Blues family as a head coach. I look forward to working with
the players and administration to put forth a complete program, which boasts academic, athletic and
personal excellence. Venables says. “As a coach I value honesty, hard work, and achievement athletically
and academically. My goals as a coach are to achieve success both on the floor and in the classroom.”
Drew, holds a National Coaching Certification Program Level 2 theory (level 3 in progress), was a past
National Team member, past European Professional player, and currently is one of the head instructors
at the Volleyball Canada Center of Excellence in North Vancouver. Drew also holds a Bachelor’s degree
in Arts from TRU.
For more information, contact:
Manager, Athletics and Recreation
Visit our website: www.capilanou.ca/blues