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BPA Announces Free Tickets for all Retired Paralympians

BPA Announces Free Tickets for all Retired Paralympians
To mark the 200 days to go milestone tomorrow (Saturday February 11) to the London 2012 Paralympic Games, the British Paralympic Association today announced that it will give two tickets to the London Games to every retired Paralympian who has ever represented Great Britain at the Paralympic... read more

Annual Awards Evening 2012

Annual Awards Evening 2012
Looking to be a fantastic evening of Awards, dinner and entertainment, the Annual Awards Evening allows us to come together to celebrate the achievements of the 2011 / 2012 season.  It is taking place in the evening of Saturday 28th April after the National Cup Finals in the functions suite at the... read more

Referee Appointments for London 2012

Referee Appointments for London 2012
The International Volleyball Federation (FIVB) and World Organisation Volleyball for Disabled (WOVD) has announced the list of referees who have been appointed to officiate at the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games in London later this year. A total of 20 referees representing twenty different nationalities will officiate at the volleyball competition. This... read more

Your Region Needs You!

Your Region Needs You!
Volleyball England in collaboration with each of the Regional Associations wants to recruit a Regional Volunteer Coordinators for every area.  This approachable lead volunteer will coordinate the recruitment, retention and reward of other volunteers within their region. This is a new position in most regions so while the Regional Volunteer Coordinator will... read more

2012 Student Cup Final 11th-12th February

2012 Student Cup Final 11th-12th February
The stage is set for the biggest indoor student volleyball competition in the UK, which will see some of the top University and College teams from across the country battle it out to be crowned Student Cup 2012 champions, at the University of East Anglia's Sporstpark in Norwich this weekend.  16 men’s... read more

Better Business Skills for Sports Clubs

Better Business Skills for Sports Clubs
As part of the Olympic Legacy programme – Places People Play – Sport England is developing an exciting new programme of support and training for people who contribute their time and experience to make sports clubs a vital part of their community.  The aim of the programme is to help you... read more

GB Sitting Squad Announced for Intercontinental Cup

GB Sitting Squad Announced for Intercontinental Cup
Great Britain Sitting Volleyball have announced their men’s and women’s squad for the Intercontinental Cup in Cairo, Egypt from the 26th February to 10th March 2012. A total of 16 men’s teams will compete in the Tournament, while 8 female teams will enter the respective women’s competition. The Intercontinental Cup will provide an... read more

England Cadet Boys take Silver in Austria!

England Cadet Boys take Silver in Austria!
England Cadet Boys squad put in an impressive performance to take the silver medal at the Sparkassen-Rondo Cup 2012 competition, held in Austria.   In a tough two days of competition England’s Cadet Boys pulled-off a clean sweep through the group stage with victories over Friedrichshafen, Tirol, VLW and Liceo Meda, without... read more

Welcome to Volleyball England's new website

Welcome to Volleyball England's new website
Volleyball England has launched a new website improving the online service from Volleyball England. The decision to launch a new website comes in the wake of the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games and the increase in interest the sport will receive during and after the summer. There have been improvements to... read more

Grand Prix IV

Grand Prix IV
Kettering welcomed back the Sitting Grand Prix series for the 2nd time, playing host to GP number 4. A slightly delayed start didn’t affect the teams as the first 2 tier 1 games got underway at a high tempo. The first game saw top against bottom from GP3, with East London... read more

Thomas Cook Olympic Tickets and Accommodation

Thomas Cook Olympic Tickets and Accommodation
Thomas Cook is offering exclusive Games Breaks which consist of tickets and accommodation packages for the Olympic Games. There is a fantastic range of short breaks available which includes; Earls Court Indoor Volleyball action and Horse Guards Parade Beach Volleyball tickets… Beach Volleyball - County Hotel Woodford - £109ppBeach  Volleyball and Handball... read more

Dami Bakare Wins Top Award

Dami Bakare Wins Top Award
Dami Bakare was honoured as the British Olympic Association (BOA) singled out its top performing individuals in each of the 33 summer and winter Olympic sports. Bakare was named on the list alongside fellow Olympic athletes and medal hopefuls Mo Farah, Alistair Brownlee and tennis star Andy Murray, to top off an... read more

Premier League 4 Sport

Premier League 4 Sport
Over 39,000 young people engaged in first two years - 33% are female and 14% are black and minority ethnic · £2m of new investment sees PL4S double in size and targets – programme extended to at least 2013 . Four sports added - basketball, handball, hockey and netball  Premier League 4 Sport... read more

Creating A Sporting Habit For Life

Creating A Sporting Habit For Life
Sport England and Culture Secretary Jeremy Hunt have annonced details of a new five-year youth and community sport strategy that will deliver on Lord Coe’s 2012 Games bid promise to inspire a generation to get involved in sport. Between 2012 and 2017 over £1 billion of National Lottery and Exchequer funding will... read more

England win the Novotel Cup 2012

England win the Novotel Cup 2012
It was a fantastic start to 2012 for the Women’s England Development Squad, who performed a clean sweep in Luxembourg at the weekend, to be crowned Novotel Cup Champions, for the fifth time in history. A tough three days of competition saw the England Development Women victorious over hot favourites Germany and... read more

Young Achievers Award!

Young Achievers Award!
Volleyball England’s Lewie Lett and Alan Xu have been shortlisted for the Young Achievers Award!  The Young Achievers Trust is a vibrant and dynamic youth-led organisation that recognises, celebrates and supports inspirational young people who have made outstanding contributions in volunteering.  Annually they run the Young Achievers Awards, an opportunity for exceptional... read more

CEV European Junior Championships

CEV European Junior Championships
England Junior Men fly out to Bosnia and Hezegovina today for a busy three days of competition as they take on the second round of the CEV European Junior Championships. The 19-man squad, who have been training hard over the Christmas break in training camps held at the National Volleyball Centre,... read more

Sitting Volleyball Grand Prix III

Sitting Volleyball Grand Prix III
The third Sitting Volleyball Grand Prix was held at the National Volleyball Centre in Kettering on 11th December 2011. Lincoln Imps previously gained promotion into Tier 1 for the first time while the Volleyball England Youth Forum were participating in their first official competition. Eagles and Gators were the only team going into the... read more

GB Womens Volleyball Team launch new t-shirts

GB Womens Volleyball Team launch new t-shirts
GB Womens Volleyball Team have just launched an amazing range of GB and Animal branded t-shirts, which are perfect for training, Christmas gifts or just a treat for yourself! Available in navy blue and made from 100% cotton, the new GB Women’s Volleyball 2012 T-shirt has the GB flag and text on... read more

CEV European Junior Championships.

CEV European Junior Championships.
England Junior Men fly out to Bosnia and Hezegovina today for a busy three days ofcompetition as they take on the 1st round of the CEV European Junior Championships. The 19-man squad, who have been training hard over the Christmas break in training camps held at the National Volleyball Centre, Kettering,... read more

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