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BEDSA Awards - Voting Now Open!

BEDSA Awards - Voting Now Open!
Votes are now open for the first British Ethnic Diversity Sports Awards (BEDSA) - click here to vote for our two volleyball finalists - Lincoln Dokwani and Netra Rana!  Let’s show the rest of the UK how much noise the volleyball community can make and get behind our fantastic finalists! The Awards... read more

Teams close in on Sitting Volleyball Grand Prix Semi Finals

Teams close in on Sitting Volleyball Grand Prix Semi Finals
In Tier 1, East London Lynx edged out Newcastle Staffs in a thrilling finale 2-1 (25-23, 23-25, 18-16) to end the Grand Prix in top spot.  Newcastle Staff were the first team to take a set off East London Lynx this season and the tense final set demonstrated that the Grand... read more

This Girl Can with Go Spike

This Girl Can with Go Spike
This Girl Can This Girl Can is the new Sport England marketing campaign aimed to inspire more women and girls to wiggle, jiggle, move and prove that judgement is a barrier that can be overcome.   The campaign launched on Monday 12th January at 7.45pm, an eshot was sent to all club secretaries... read more

Senior Academy Prospectus now available!

Senior Academy Prospectus now available!
The Senior Academy Prospectus is now available online and provides further information on the Universities that offer performance volleyball programmes within EnglandThe Volleyball England Senior Academy Programme has been established to extend the England Talent Pathway, allowing talented athletes to continue to develop as Volleyball athletes whilst continuing with... read more

Let us help you and double your court space!

Let us help you and double your court space!
Volleyball England can double your volleyball court capacity!  It goes well with our funding programme  and we have ten grants to give away to volleyball clubs as part of our new "At the Net" initiative. Volleyball England are now accepting applications for financial grants which will double your court capacity. Instead of having one... read more

Youth Sport Trust Talent Camp a Huge Success!

Youth Sport Trust Talent Camp a Huge Success!
Volleyball England was represented superbly by 38 young people at this weekend’s Youth Sport Trust Talent Camp. The camp, which lasted four days, saw coaches, officials, and athletes brought together for a unique learning experience that promoted individuals to share experiences from their sports and their role within it. Team Volleyball was... read more

December 3Touch Magazine - Now Online

December 3Touch Magazine - Now Online
9The latest edition of 3Touch magazine is now online, Click Here to view. £1Million of new external funding Senior Academies and the Universities that make them happen HEVO Conference update NEVZA Competitions read more

Celebrating our NEVZA All Stars

Celebrating our NEVZA All Stars
The recent NEVZA U19 in Denmark and U17 in Kettering tournaments saw no less than three English players named on the tournaments' Super 7’s all-star squads. Nathan Fullerton and Cameron Carrington made the Super 7’s at the NEVZA U19’s in Denmark, while Ryan Poole made the tournaments' all stars for the U17’s... read more

Go Spike Membership is Here!

Go Spike Membership is Here!
Do you attend Open Club sessions? Do you enjoy playing volleyball on holiday, in the park, on the beach or at events? Do you play in friendly tournaments and events? If so, then why not receive some great benefits for playing volleyball, all for only £5.00! Research shows that approximately 500,000 people a... read more

Fantastic final day at the NEVZA Beach Championships

Fantastic final day at the NEVZA Beach Championships
The final day of competition at NEVZA saw home team Gregory / Sheaf take on top seeds Horrem / Eithun of Norway in the first of the men’s semi-finals. A great start from the England team saw them lead from the start, winning the set 21-16. In the second set the... read more

Fierce Competition at Sitting Grand Prix Series

Fierce Competition at Sitting Grand Prix Series
The third Sitting Grand Prix of the season returned to the National Volleyball Centre, with Teams eagerly awaiting this pre-Christmas duel.  As expected, competition was fierce throughout the day.  East London Lynx dominated Tier 1 and Battle Back B edged out Essex Pirates in Tier 2. In Tier 1, East London Lynx... read more

NEVZA day 2 update

NEVZA day 2 update
Day two of NEVZA got underway with home team Gregory / Sheaf taking to the sand against Kemprund / Moen of Norway in the first match. The home side just edging the match 21-17, 19-21, 15-11. On court two an all Norwegian encounter saw Johansen / Johansen take on Nordstrand /... read more

NEVZA day 1 update

NEVZA day 1 update
In the final beach volleyball event in Europe in 2014, England women’s team Jess Grimson and Vicky Palmer continued from their success from the continental cup round 2 success with a win in the opening match against Finland team Kivilahti /Tuomola 21-19, 21-17. The following match saw Sport England TASS athletes... read more

The countdown is on for the NEVZA Beach Championships...

The countdown is on for the NEVZA Beach Championships...
The NEVZA Beach Championships take place at LeAF Academy's indoor beach facility in Bournemouth, starting this Friday 5th December. England will take on teams from Sweden, Norway, Denmark and Finland, with England's Gregory and Sheaf aiming to gain enough ranking points from the event to qualify for the European Games in... read more

Award for GB and Invictus Sitting Volleyball Player

Award for GB and Invictus Sitting Volleyball Player
Former private and wounded ex-serviceman Charlie Walker, who is supported by Help for Heroes’ Sports Recovery programme, has won the Adaptive Athlete of the Year award at the annual Army Sports Awards. Charlie Walker, was presented with the award at a special prize-giving held at The Guildhall, in London last night. The award... read more

England raring to go at NEVZA Beach event

England raring to go at NEVZA Beach event
England host the last European beach volleyball event of the year at LeAF Academy, Bournemouth.Mark Garcia-Kidd & Carl Butcher making their England Senior debut open the tournament at 9am Friday morning facing Norway, followed by an all England tie featuring Jake Sheaf & Chris Gregory taking on Phil Smith... read more

Time Flies When You’re Having Fun!

Time Flies When You’re Having Fun!
5 years ago today saw the first GB Women’s Sitting Volleyball training session in Loughborough. In the years that have passed since 21st November 2009 there has been huge progress within the squad. In 2010 the women recorded their first home-soil win, in Canterbury, with a victory over a Hungary before they... read more

Anti- Bullying Week

Anti- Bullying Week
This week is anti-bullying week, a nationwide campaign organised by the Anti-Bullying Alliance with the one aim - to stop bullying for all. The theme of this year’s campaign is special educational needs and disability, and aims to stop the bullying of children and young people with a disability and/or special... read more

International Beach Volleyball heads to England

International Beach Volleyball heads to England
Volleyball England are pleased to announce that the Northern European Volleyball Zonal Association (NEVZA) Beach Championships will take place at the indoor beach facility at LeAF Academy in Bournemouth from 5th-7th December 2014.International beach athletes from England, Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Finland and Iceland will take part in the final... read more

CEV President pleased with work done by Development Centres

CEV President pleased with work done by Development Centres
Milan, Italy, November 14, 2014. CEV President André Meyer chaired on Friday the annual FIVB/CEV Regional Volleyball Development Centres Directors meeting that was organised at Centro Pavesi in Milan, one of five “hubs” for Volleyball excellence set up across Europe. The CEV President was pleased with the information shared by the... read more

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