Tauri is the Hamilton SMASH Volleyball Club President and Technical Director, and will be the head coach of the 17UG team this season. He is currently serving as the president of Region 3 for the OVA and sits on the OVA Youth Competitions Task Force.
A fully trained NCCP Level 3 Performance Coach, this will be his 5th season as a head coach in the OVA. He is focused on technical proficiency and developing the whole athlete. Tauri runs technical clinics for athletes from all over the province and has developed multiple Provincial Team level athletes.
He was an assistant coach with the Brock Badgers Varsity Women’s program for 2 seasons, coached at the Volleyball Canada Centre of Excellence in Niagara during the 2013-2014 season, was the assistant coach for the Region 3 boys Red team which won bronze at the 2016 Ontario Summer Games and recently organized and ran the selection process for both athletes and coaches for the 2018 Ontario Summer Games Region 3 indoor and beach programs.