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Midweek Focus: Tamworth Spartans Volleyball Club

Midweek Focus: Tamworth Spartans Volleyball Club
Midweek Focus: Tamworth Spartans Volleyball ClubClub HistoryTamworth Volleyball Club was founded in 1982 and has always prided itself on being a friendly, inclusive community volleyball club. We have always been a competitive club, having won men’s and ladies’ honours in the West Midlands, Leicester and Birmingham &... read more

National Volleyball League (NVL) - round up

National Volleyball League (NVL) - round up
This weekend saw a rest for most of the Super 8s teams as they prepare for battle in the quarter finals but for the rest of the teams, crucial points were up for grabs to gain promotion and avoid relegation.  First up was a fight for survival in the women's Super 8s... read more

Weekend Picks: Division 1

Weekend Picks: Division 1
Sunday 16thth March 2013 – 11.30am, Abbeywood School, BristolBristol 1 vs. DevonThis weekend, the South West are battling it out to maintain their places in the middle of the table as Bristol 1 play hosts to the recently successful Devon side. After a slow start to the... read more

Mark Smith Funeral Arrangements

Mark Smith Funeral Arrangements
It is with deep regret that Volleyball England needs to inform the volleyball community that Bobby Smith's eldest son Mark Smith died recently. If you wish to attend the funeral, this will take place on Friday 15th March 2013 at Our Lady and St Patrick’s Church on Higher Walton Road, Walton-le-Dale, Preston,... read more

National Cup Finals tickets now on sale!

National Cup Finals tickets now on sale!
The National Cup Finals is the showcase event in the Volleyball England calendar. It’s the culmination of a season’s efforts, as the teams look to be crowned National Cup champions. The weekend always provides a great atmosphere, so if you’ve never been to see live volleyball before, now’s the time to... read more

Weekend Results: Super 8s and Division 1

Weekend Results: Super 8s and Division 1
Weekend Results: Super 8s and Division 1The playoff positions in the Super 8s were decided this weekend as the league matches came to a close (with the exception of one remaining match in the Women's division). Men’s Super 8sIn the men’s Super 8s, Malory Eagles... read more

Midweek Focus: Newcastle Staffs Volleyball Club

Midweek Focus: Newcastle Staffs Volleyball Club
Midweek Focus: Newcastle (Staffs) Volleyball Club Club HistoryNewcastle (Staffs) Volleyball Club was formed back in 1980 and since that time has had a strong junior development tradition that we are proud of, but more importantly, is the core of the club. The club was originally formed with the... read more

Weekend Results: Super 8s and Division 1

Weekend Results: Super 8s and Division 1
Weekend Results: Super 8s and Division 1As the end of the season draws closer, points are seemingly increasing in value as teams give one final push for glory or, in some cases, safety. The weekend saw nearly half of the fixtures in the top 2 divsions go the distance,... read more

Go Spike 18 Month Review

Go Spike 18 Month Review
Since the launch of Volleyball England’s Go Spike campaign in July 2011 the number of opportunities to play volleyball in England has increased significantly, helping over 36,000 people get into volleyball and over 5,000 people playing regularly.The Go Spike campaign has developed a number of initiatives which have helped... read more

Weekend Picks: Super 8s

Weekend Picks: Super 8s
Saturday 2nd March 2013 - 5pm, St Benedicts School, London, W5 2ESLondon Polonia vs. Team NorthumbriaThis weekend, undefeated Super 8s Team Northumbria travel down to face London Polonia who is currently in third place in the table.Looking ahead to the tie, Coach Dave Goodchild commented: “Team Northumbria... read more

Midweek Focus: Warrington Wolves Volleyball Club

Midweek Focus: Warrington Wolves Volleyball Club
Midweek Focus: Warrington Wolves Volleyball Club Club HistoryFormed in 2002 Warrington Wolves first started out as Bridgewater Diamonds Volleyball Club, which quickly grew to become the largest and most active volleyball club in Warrington.In early 2009, thanks to the club’s links with Warrington’s School Sports Partnerships,... read more

Weekend Results: National Cup and Shield semi finals

Weekend Results: National Cup and Shield semi finals
The weekend was jam packed with big score lines, noisy crowds and top quality volleyball action. Teams went head to head for a place in the Cup and Shield Finals on the 20th-21st April at the National Volleyball Centre, Kettering.Men’s Cup semi finals Team Northumbria vs. Coventry & Warwick... read more

Weekend Picks: Cup and Shield semi finals

Weekend Picks: Cup and Shield semi finals
Saturday 23rd February 2013 - Men's Cup semi final - St Benedicts School, W5 2ES - 16:30 London Polonia vs. Wessex BUFirst up its the eagerly anticipated Cup semi final between Division 1 side Wessex and last year’s runners up London Polonia; and with more than the... read more

Midweek Focus: Newbury Volleyball Club

Midweek Focus: Newbury Volleyball Club
"Driven by our passion, we are committed to making volleyball a sport of choice for all young people in our area."Club historyNewbury Volleyball Club is real grass roots volleyball, from the depths of rural West Berkshire, an area firmly entrenched in other, more traditional sports.  Formed in... read more

Save the date - Go Spike BIG Weekend!

Save the date - Go Spike BIG Weekend!
One weekend in May. One golden opportunity to showcase why volleyball is the best team sport to play this summer!On the bank holiday weekend of May 25-27th 2013 Go Spike will encourage the nation to get involved in volleyball and head down to their local club or facility to... read more

Weekend Results: Division 2 and 3

Weekend Results: Division 2 and 3
NVL results - 16th and 17th February 2013Men’s Division 2 North Leicester VC vs. Leeds 3-0 (25-13, 25-21, 25-17)Newcastle Staffs 2 vs. Wigan Seahawks 3-1 (25-15,... read more

Weekend Results: Super 8s and Division 1

Weekend Results: Super 8s and Division 1
NVL results - 16th and 17th February 2013 The National Volleyball League (NVL) was back in full flow last weekend with a number of fascinating match-ups played out across the country.Another victory for Team Northumbria’s men and women sees both teams guaranteed top place finishes at the end of the season and... read more

Weekend Picks - Super 8s

Weekend Picks - Super 8s
Saturday 17th February 2013 - 12:45, Fit City Eccles, Manchester M30 0DD City of Salford VC vs Malory Eagles (London)In the women’s Super 8s we’re treated to an exciting clash between seventh placed City of Salford at home to third placed Malory Eagles.   Malory won comfortably at home... read more

Midweek Focus: Team Southampton

Midweek Focus: Team Southampton
Club historyTeam Southampton was established in 2006 with a key focus on developing grass roots volleyball in the Southampton area. In 2008 the club achieved Volley 1 Clubmark status and went on to achieve Volley 2 status in 2012.Strong links with a number of secondary schools and... read more

Team Northumbria crowned Student Cup Champions 2013

Team Northumbria crowned Student Cup Champions 2013
UEA Sportspark in Norwich played host to the two day event which saw the top Universities in England battle it out for the 2013 Student Cup title. The weekend featured some big match-ups and enthralling volleyball but it was Northumbria University who stole the show, taking both the men's and women's... read more

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