Eku Malcolm has been coaching for 12 years and will be joining Dynamo Volleyball Club for his first year in 2017/18. As an NCCP Level Three (Trained) coach, Eku has coached at a variety of levels including head coaching for the Canadian Mennonite University, assistant coaching for the University of Manitoba Bisons, head coaching for both Boys’ and Girls’ high school teams, and head coaching in the age class club programs at a variety of ages. Most recently, Eku coached at the 15U level with the Jr. Bisons.
Eku’s coaching style prioritizes fundamentals and commitment to teamwork and discipline. He believes strongly that winning volleyball comes from five key elements, and reinforces these elements throughout every practice and every game:
Trust your teammates!
Eku’s success comes from the high standard he expects from his players. He is passionate about helping young athletes maximize their potential and is committed fully to his athletes in their development on and off the court. When not in a gym, Eku is the General Manager of Sky Zone Trampoline Park and enjoys spending time with his wife and their pets.
Coaching Philosophy: “Promote the growth of exceptional volleyball players by maximizing their potential, encouraging a positive team dynamic and creating a coaching system based on fundamentals in which players understand how best to improve from a talent, mental and physical perspective. I strive to provide an environment that encourages fun while teaching the importance of leadership, teamwork, and competition, providing life lessons for athletes to take into their future endeavours.”