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Day 2 Review - Sainsbury's School Games

Day 2 Review - Sainsbury's School Games
Another brilliant day at the Sainsbury’s School Games volleyball venue with a total of 13 action packed games across the men’s and women’s competitions being played over the course of the day. In the women’s competition there was all still to play for in the 2nd day of pool play, as all... read more

Day 1 Review - Sainsbury's School Games

Day 1 Review - Sainsbury's School Games
Overall a fantastic day here at the Sudgen Centre, the volleyball venue of the Sainsbury’s 2015 School Games. Day one featured a total of 15 games across the 2 halls where women and men took to battle in their respective competitions. To start the day, England Junior women had to keep on... read more

School Games has begun. Get involved!!

School Games has begun. Get involved!!
The Sainsbury's 2015 School Games Volleyball starts today with the England Junior Men and England Cadet Women looking to defend the titles that they won in 2014. The Competition Schedule for day one includes action involving all the teams with the first games at 9am starring England Juniors vs Scotland West in... read more

Boys through in CEV U20 and Continental Cup resumes

Boys through in CEV U20 and Continental Cup resumes
England's Issa Batrane (pictured last week at the U22s) and Harry Jones made it through the pool stage at the CEV U20 Beach Volleyball European Championships with a win against Croatian opposition earlier today.  The women's team, Ellie Cranch/Anna Llewellyn, go out in the pool stage but were able to... read more

Present the match ball at the London Legacy Volleyball Cup!

Present the match ball at the London Legacy Volleyball Cup!
Volleyball England is giving eight lucky young volleyball fans between the age of 7 and 12 the chance to present the match balls at the inaugural London Legacy Volleyball Cup. With the likes of Mariusz Wlazły, Sanja Bursac, Adrian Gontariu and Ariel Turner visiting London on 12th & 13th September –... read more

European Beach Volleyball Championships update

European Beach Volleyball Championships update
The England team for the 2015 CEV U20 Beach Volleyball European Championship is made up of Issa Batrane and Harry Jones as the men's pair, Ellie Cranch and Anna Llewellyn for the women's with Vangelis Koutouleas and Matt Rhymer coaching. Lindsay Cranch is making the trip too as the Head of... read more

Sainsbury's 2015 School Games Preview

Sainsbury's 2015 School Games Preview
The Sainsbury's 2015 School Games Volleyball starts on Friday 4th September with the England Junior Men and England Cadet Women looking to defend the titles that they won in 2014. The Competition Schedule that all Teams will face can be found here.  The England Junior and England Cadet Teams are... read more

Martine Wright one of the 50 Most Influential Women in Sport

Martine Wright one of the 50 Most Influential Women in Sport
We are delighted to announce that Martine Wright has been named as one of The Independent on Sunday’s ‘50 Most Influential Women in Sport’. This month, The Independent on Sunday published its first annual list, entitled ‘50 of the Most Influential Women in Sport’. Featuring on the list is our very own... read more

England compete in U22 Euo Beach Volleyball Championships

England compete in U22 Euo Beach Volleyball Championships
After a strong showing from the Under 18s earlier this month, this week it is the turn of the Under 22s to take to the sand for their European Championships. The women's team, coached by Matt Rhymer, is made up of TASS athletes Ellie Cranch and Millie Constable (pictured above, far... read more

Where will you play Volleyball this Big Weekend?

Where will you play Volleyball this Big Weekend?
Where will you play volleyball this Go Spike Big Weekend? The Go Spike Big Weekend is now less than a week away, and this August Bank Holiday we have a record breaking 43 confirmed events offering FREE come-and-try Volleyball. Events will be taking place up and down England, from the Isle... read more

Polish Embassy joins London Legacy Volleyball Cup

Polish Embassy joins London Legacy Volleyball Cup
The biggest volleyball event in England since 2012 welcomes another partner. The Polish Embassy in London will be a Promotional Partner for the London Legacy Volleyball Cup. With the events headline club, PGE Skra Bełchatów, being from Poland, and the event coinciding with the start of the Battle of Britain Commemorations, the... read more

England vs Landstede Match 3 report

England vs Landstede Match 3 report
England Match Squad1. Peter Bakare, 2. Jamie Baker (Libero), 3. Kieran Sowden, 4. John Chapman (Libero), 5. Cameron Carrington, 6. Adam Bradbury, 7. Sonny Chaney, 8. Leon Davis-Chambers, 9. Sam Shenton, 10. Nathan French (Captain), 12. Nathan Fullerton, 13. Alex Jenkins   ENGLAND 1 – 3 Landstede (23-25, 25-21, 20-25 20-25,)read more

AZIMO JOINS LONDON LEGACY VOLLEYBALL CUP

AZIMO JOINS LONDON LEGACY VOLLEYBALL CUP
The biggest volleyball event in England since 2012 welcomes another partner. Azimo, the online money transfer company, will be a Sponsor and Promotional Partner for the London Legacy Volleyball Cup. Azimo, designed to make it easier for people to send money to family and friends around the world, is extending its recent... read more

England vs Landstede Match 2 report

England vs Landstede Match 2 report
Match Squad 1. Pete Bakare, 3. Kieran Sowden, 4. John Chapman (Libero), 5. Cameron Carrington, 6. Adam Bradbury, 7. Sonny Chaney, 8. Leon Chambers, 9 James Baker 10. Nathan French (Captain), 12. Nathan Fullerton, 13. Alex Jenkins, 14. Adam Karakoc ENGLAND 2 – 3 Landstede (25-20, 25-20, 15-25 15-25, 19-21) Day two... read more

England vs Landstede Match 1 report

England vs Landstede Match 1 report
England Young Senior Match Squad1. Pete Bakare, 3. Kieran Sowden, 4. John Chapman (Libero), 5. Cameron Carrington, 6. Adam Bradbury, 7. Sonny Chaney, 8. Leon Davis-Chambers, 9. Sam Shenton, 10. Nathan French (Captain), 12. Nathan Fullerton, 13. Alex Jenkins, 14. Adam Karakoc ENGLAND 2 – 3 Landstede (25-22,... read more

England Young Seniors in first International action

England Young Seniors in first International action
For the first time since before the 2012 Olympics, Volleyball England has an England Young Seniors Men Team in International action, traveling to Holland to face Dutch Champions, Landstede.  The final England Young Senior camp of this summer came to a close this past weekend at the National Volleyball Centre, with... read more

Margate Beach Finals a great success

Margate Beach Finals a great success
After a summer packed full of beach volleyball action, the VEBT Finals provided a fitting high quality end to the 2015 Volleyball England Beach Tour. After a long season travelling around the country, the players gathered for the final time in Margate to provide a thrilling finale to the season.read more

Thought about becoming a coach or a referee?

Thought about becoming a coach or a referee?
Volleyball England has a multitude of fantastic upskilling and CPD development opportunities for aspiring coaches and referees on your doorstep. Not only this, but also activator courses are being provided for further/higher education students interested in facilitating recreational sessions of volleyball. All registration can be done through our course finder: read more

Volleyball Takes Centre Stage at Vitality SportFest 2015

Volleyball Takes Centre Stage at Vitality SportFest 2015
Over the weekend of 1-2 August, Volleyball England partnered with the Invictus Foundation to bring volleyball and sitting volleyball to 2000 people at Vitality SportFest 2015.   Held on the cricket pitch of the stunning Wormsley Estate in Buckinghamshire, SportFest is a celebration of sports participation for children aged 5-16 and their parents,... read more

Highly ranked England compete in U18 Beach Championships

Highly ranked England compete in U18 Beach Championships
The first of the summer’s junior CEV Beach Volleyball European Championships gets under way this week as England send both a men’s pair and a women’s pair to Riga for the U18 competition.  The women’s team is made up of SportsAid athletes Yasmin Kaashoek (LeAF) and Anaya Evans (Academy of Beach Sports).... read more

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