If you build it, they will come. That’s not exactly what Judd Smith had in mind when he put up volleyball nets at Lagerheads four months ago. But since then, local interest in beach volleyball has continued to grow.
“We host tournaments every second and fourth weekend,” he said. “It has grown each and every weekend since we started.”
Smith, who founded Bulldog Beach Volleyball Club based here in Navarre, has been playing the sport for 15 years and is Association of Volleyball Professionals (AVP) qualified. The Bulldog Beach Volleyball Club hosted professional player Ed Ratledge Sunday. Ratledge taught a clinic at Lagerheads.
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