Founder and Master Coach
Sinjin Smith won 139 pro beach events in a Hall of Fame career that spanned four decades. A two-time All-American and National Champion at UCLA, the “King of the Beach” went on to win multiple World Championships and compete in the Olympic Games. A Master Coach, author, broadcaster, actor, and executive. Sinjin personally instructs all his coaches and many of his players, passing on a lifetime of knowledge. Full biography & timeline here.
Director, Sinjin Volleyball
A longtime player and high school coach, Dennis Marlow founded Crescent BVC in 2011 to offer aspiring beach athletes the level of training they expected from indoor clubs. Dennis co-founded the NCSVA with Sinjin Smith, a partnership that expanded to include Beach Volleyball Camps and CBVA tournaments. An alumnus of UNC, Dennis left the East Coast in 2002 and competed on the AVP Tour until 2005.
Marketing & Operations Director