Welcome to AvitalSelinger.com
For over 40 years Avital Selinger’s name has been synonymous with world class volleyball as an athlete, coach, and mentor.
As an athlete Avital competed on the highest international level as a setter for the men’s national team of the Netherlands. His career with the National team culminated in an Olympic silver medal at the 1992 Summer Olympic Games in Barcelona, Spain.
“It is not about the winning or losing; it is about the journey that makes it rewarding”
As a coach, Avital has been described as focused, precise, passionate, determined, and loyal leader. Beyond winning many of the world’s most prestigious athletic competitions Avital cherishes the journey and the stories with the people he has had fortune to share them with.
Avital is a forward thinker dedicating himself to the necessary details to achieve whatever goals he has set forth.
Through sharing his personal and extraordinary life lessons Avital wishes to assist athletes, coaches and business professionals to further explore and expand their own potential. Avital will inspire audiences with many stories that will not only illustrate his vast experiences and successes, but will also share many of the great stories and anecdotes that he has gathered throughout his life as a father, athlete, and coach.
In the end, his message is very clear. Being the best is not about winning; it is about how fast you recover after a loss.
“Often more progress can be gained after a loss than after a win“