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World ParaVolley Sitting Volleyball World Championship

World ParaVolley Sitting Volleyball World Championship
The Great Britain Women’s Sitting Volleyball squad will be travelling to Elblag, Poland this week in order to take on the World’s best sitting volleyball teams at the World ParaVolley Sitting Volleyball World Championship. The players selected for the competition are:   Player                      ... read more

FIVB Level 2 Coaching Course

FIVB Level 2 Coaching Course
One of USA’s top coaches, Sue Gozansky, has been appointed to tutor the FIVB’s Level 2 Coaching Course (L2) to be held this August at the FIVB/CEV Regional Volleyball Development Centre (RVDC) in Kettering. With four decades experience not only as a coach but also a tutor, Ms Gozansky has worked at... read more

Volleyball Added to the Latitude Line Up

Volleyball Added to the Latitude Line Up
Festival Republic and Volleyball England have joined forces and added volleyball to the list of activities at this year’s Latitude Festival. Volleyball England will set up and run two “come and try” courts under its Go Spike recreational play programme, which will be open to all festival-goers. Go Spike is a fully... read more

England Junior girls take positives from Portugal

England Junior girls take positives from Portugal
Yasmin Kaashoek (back) and Anaya Evans (front) competed for England in the European qualifying event held in Portugal for the inaugural FIVB U17 world championship along with coach Freda Bussey (left). With the top six teams qualifying straight through to the main draw event held in Acapulco, Mexico there was a... read more

Beach Student Cup round up

Beach Student Cup round up
The Volleyball England Beach Student Cup 2014 took place on the weekend of the 7th & 8th June. The event went back to its roots in Croyde, North Devon; the venue for the first ever Student Cup in 2004. 29 men's teams and 26 women's teams took part in the event... read more

SideOut to Deliver 2014 VEBT

SideOut to Deliver 2014 VEBT
SideOut was selected following a competitive tender process which was put in place by Volleyball England as part of a new delivery strategy for the VEBT.  SideOut’s responsibilities will include the management of all logistical and operational aspects of all five of the VEBT’s events in 2014, as well as competition... read more

England Junior Girls prepare to take to the beach

England Junior Girls prepare to take to the beach
England Junior Beach Volleyball Programme Following the Junior Women's Beach Volleyball National Team trials & Selection camp that were held in May, Yasmin Kaashoek (left) and Anaya Evans (right) have been selected to represent England at the European qualifier event for the Inaugural FIVB World U17 Championships. The... read more

Volleyball England Presidency

Volleyball England Presidency
Due to a number of personal and professional reasons Wayne Coyle, President of Volleyball England, this week informed the Board of his immediate resignation from post. Wayne has taken the organisation from strength to strength with his mantra of driving more synergy across all stakeholders within volleyball but has had to... read more

CEV Beach Volleyball Continental Cup heads to Bournemouth

CEV Beach Volleyball Continental Cup heads to Bournemouth
Volleyball England is very pleased to announce that LeAF Academy in Bournemouth will host the first round of the CEV Beach Volleyball Continental Cup.The first qualification route to the Olympics in Rio will take place in Bournemouth on the 21st and 22nd of June 2014. The event will feature... read more

Invictus Games Tickets

Invictus Games Tickets
The Invictus Games, an international sporting event for wounded, injured and sick Service personnel championed by Prince Harry, are coming to Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park this September. You have the chance to be at the heart of the action cheering on the competitors in venues made famous by the London 2012 Olympic... read more

FIVB Beach Get Involved Seminar

FIVB Beach Get Involved Seminar
Renowned Dutch Beach Volleyball expert, Joep VAN IERSEL, has been appointed as the tutor for the FIVB Beach Get Involved seminar to be held at the end of May 2014 in England. Taking place at the FIVB/CEV Regional Volleyball Development Centre in Kettering, the five-day international course is aimed at getting more... read more

International Success for England Beach Volleyball Team

International Success for England Beach Volleyball Team
The 2014 CEV European Beach Volleyball Tour arrived in Antalya, Turkey bringing together the top players in Europe, including London 2012 Olympic Bronze Medalist, Martins Plavins of Latvia.Chris Gregory and Jake Sheaf went to represent England as the first English team to compete on the European circuit in 2014 since the... read more

Go Spike Big Weekend - Where Will You Play?

Go Spike Big Weekend - Where Will You Play?
The Go Spike Big Weekend is just 10 days away, that means it is time to start thinking about where you will play volleyball on the 24th, 25th and 26th May.With 47 free events confirmed which are taking place up and down the Country from Exeter to Newcastle, the... read more

NVL Playoffs...The Results!

NVL Playoffs...The Results!
The National Volleyball League season came to a close today with the conclusion of the NVL Playoffs. Teams from various divisions came together, some fighting to maintain their position in their current division, others looking to steal a last minute promotion.London Lynx men secured their 2014-15 spot in the... read more

Inter Regionals 2014

Inter Regionals 2014
A busy Bank Holiday weekend witnessed 6 regions in England come together at the University of East London to compete for the title of Inter Regional Champions 2014. The weekend was a culmination of a season-long training programme for the most talented junior players in each region.On the Saturday... read more

Success for First FIVB/CEV International Seminar

Success for First FIVB/CEV International Seminar
The home of English volleyball was the venue for the CEV/FIVB international volleyball seminar where delegates came from international federations and clubs across England. The two-day DataVolley seminar at the Regional Volleyball Development Centre was aimed at improving the knowledge and application of a number of statistical programmes, including DataVolley, Click and... read more

CEV U20 2nd round review

CEV U20 2nd round review
Following on from the recent success for the Men’s CEV U20 Championships 1st round, held at the National Volleyball centre – Kettering, the England Junior men's squad travelled to Bulgaria to compete in the next stage of the competition, the first time that an English team had ever qualified for the Second Round.... read more

Super 8s Finals

Super 8s Finals
The Super 8s Finals weekend lived up to expectations as some of the top teams in the country battled it out for their respective titles.Saturday 26th AprilU18 Women's Grand Prix FinalThe inaugural Women’s U18 National Grand Prix Final saw two of the top junior teams... read more

Annual Awards Winners

Annual Awards Winners
The prestigious Annual Awards evening was held on Saturday evening, celebrating the achievements of teams, coaches and volunteers throughout the volleyball community. Congratulations to all those who were shortlisted, in particular our winners:Young Volunteer of the Year: Sophie Lomax & Robert PooleVolunteer of the Year: Jody Spechtread more

Splash the Cash

Splash the Cash
Volleyball England are working with ‘Dream It, Believe It, Achieve It’ to raise funds for the Great Britain Sitting Volleyball Teams and are excited to launch a new shopping app that will help generate money for the squads. All you need to do is to download the app onto your computer -... read more

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