Luke Opeto Epoloto, one of the key players for the Kenyan volleyball team, the Trailblazers, has left the country for Leipzig University in Germany to pursue a postgraduate diploma in sports science and international volleyball coaching course. The program is designed to equip students with the necessary knowledge and skills to become successful coaches and leaders in the sports industry.
As Luke embarks on this journey, the Trailblazers will have to make do without his services for the remainder of the season. However, his absence is expected to be beneficial to the team upon his return. Luke’s decision to pursue this course is a testament to his dedication and passion for the sport of volleyball, as well as his commitment to continuous learning and improvement.
Luke is the son of Moses Epoloto & Janepher Epoloto, and brother to Libero player Mathew Epoloto (Trailblazers). Coach Epoloto is the immediate former national men’s team Head Coach and the current Chairman of KVF’s Coaches Commission. Moses Epoloto is elated that his son has been given the opportunity to pursue such a vital course that is relevant to the sport of volleyball. He believes that this experience will not only benefit Luke personally but also the Kenyan volleyball community as a whole.
The postgraduate diploma in sports science and international volleyball coaching course is a comprehensive program that covers a broad range of topics related to sports science and coaching. The program includes courses on sports psychology, coaching methodology, performance analysis, and sports medicine, among others. The course is also designed to provide practical training opportunities where students can work with elite athletes and coaches in real-world situations.
Luke’s pursuit of this course is a clear indication of his commitment to the sport of volleyball and his desire to take his skills to the next level. This decision is also a testament to his maturity and understanding of the importance of continuous learning in his career.
While the Trailblazers will undoubtedly miss Luke’s services for the rest of the season, his teammates and coaches are supportive of his decision and excited to see the knowledge and skills he will bring back to the team upon his return. The team recognizes that Luke’s pursuit of excellence will ultimately help them achieve their goals.
Luke Opeto Epoloto’s decision to pursue a postgraduate diploma in sports science and international volleyball coaching course at Leipzig University is an exciting opportunity for him to gain valuable knowledge and skills that will benefit him and the Kenyan volleyball community upon his return. His commitment to the sport and his dedication to continuous learning is commendable, and we wish him all the best as he embarks on this new journey. The Trailblazers will miss him, but they know that his pursuit of excellence will ultimately help them achieve their goals.