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2011 UK School Games off to a great start

2011 UK School Games off to a great start
Yesterday marked the start of the 2011 UK School Games hosted this year by the city of Sheffield. Sponsored by Sainsbury's the UK School Games is the highest level of domestic competition for young athletes and offers a fantastic opportunity to experience a professional multi sport event.   The volleyball competition will take... read more

Launch of the Young Games Maker Programme

Launch of the Young Games Maker Programme
With less than one year to go until the start of the London 2012 Games, the London Organising Committee of the Olympic Games and Paralympic Games (LOCOG) have recently announced details of the Young Games Maker programme.   Over 2,000 young people... read more

UKSG Holding Camp 2011 - National Volleyball Centre Kettering

UKSG Holding Camp 2011 - National Volleyball Centre Kettering
From 29th-31st August all English Squads will be preparing for the Games at the National Volleyball Centre. The holding camp aims to provide a concentrated training environment for the teams to launch their campaigns to win the UKSG Volleyball title. Squads: read more

Volleyball England Beach Tour Finals

Volleyball England Beach Tour Finals
Volleyball England Beach Tour Finals were the ultimate finale to the most successful Beach Volleyball season to date. The top sixteen men's and women's teams from the Beach Tour were invited to Boscombe Beach, Bournemouth to fight for the title of VEBT Champions. The This showcase event brought in spectators from all corners... read more

LONDON 2012 SEEKS VOLUNTEER PERFORMERS FOR THE GREATEST SHOW ON EARTH

LONDON 2012 SEEKS VOLUNTEER PERFORMERS FOR THE GREATEST SHOW ON EARTH
London 2012 Ceremonies has begun the search to recruit volunteer performers to participate in the Opening and Closing Ceremonies of the London 2012 Olympic Games.  Performing in front of a live audience of 70,000 and a broadcast audience of more than one billion people this is a once in a lifetime opportunity... read more

Beach Volleyball; the summers big hit comes to Bournemouth

Beach Volleyball; the summers big hit comes to Bournemouth
Beach volleyball took the country by storm at the Olympic Test Event, Horse Guards Parade, London, earlier this month. Now, the best of British beach volleyball will descend on Boscombe Beach this Bank Holiday weekend, 27-28 August, for the final installment of the Volleyball England Beach Tour (VEBT). The VEBT Finals will... read more

South Birmingham Volleyball Club

South Birmingham Volleyball Club
South Birminhgham Volleyball Club SBVC have just entered teams into the Mens 3North and Ladies 3West in the National League and we are looking for new players to join the team. If you live in West Midlands and are 18 years old or over with good volleyball skills or the will to... read more

Camber Castle

Camber Castle
Wanted; secondhand net for Camber Castle Beach Volleyball club. If anyone has a secondhand net we would be happy to give it a new home.Thanks in advance. Jane ( 075 31 95 75 84), Maggie, John or Megan(01797 225 429) read more

Olympic Test Event sand to be used in new beach volleyball facilities across London

Olympic Test Event sand to be used in new beach volleyball facilities across London
The London 2012 Organising Committee (LOCOG) has donated 2274 tonnes of sand from the recent Olympic test event, the Visa FIVB Beach Volleyball International, to sports venues across London in a bid to increase interest and participation in the sport. The sand originally came from a quarry in Godstone, Surrey. Three sites have... read more

West Midlands Volleyball Association Treasurer

West Midlands Volleyball Association Treasurer
ROLE DESCRIPTION To manage the West Midlands Volleyball Association finances and maintain accurate financial records.SKILLS / QUALITIES REQUIRED ● Must be honest and reliable ● Experience of producing accounts and budgets is desirable ● Access to a... read more

Who is your Parliamentarian of the Year

Who is your Parliamentarian of the Year
The Sport and Recreation Alliance would like to hear which MP or Member of the House of Lords you think deserves to be recognised for their efforts to promote and protect the interests of sport and recreation in 2011.   Please click to download the... read more

Beach Volleyball Olympic Test Event action to be shown on London 2012 Live Sites and BBC2

Beach Volleyball Olympic Test Event action to be shown on London 2012 Live Sites and BBC2
A special programme featuring the best of the action from the ´┐ŻLondon Prepares Series´┐Ż is to be shown on the London 2012 Live Sites across the UK on Sunday 21 August from 1.00-5.30pm. Presented by Clare Balding, the programme will also feature on BBC2... read more

FIVB international referees in London with Olympic dreams

FIVB international referees in London with Olympic dreams
While the 24 women's teams from 15 countries that have been in London competing in the 2011 Visa FIVB Beach Volleyball International, an Olympic test event that is part of the London Prepares series and started Monday at the iconic Horse Guards Parade, are striving for return trips for the London... read more

Success at the FIVB Level 3 Coaches Course

Success at the FIVB Level 3 Coaches Course
The FIVB Level 3 Coaches course came to a close on Sunday with all 11 of the candidates achieving Level 3 status. The coaches travelled from Trinidad, Spain and around England to attend the week long course under the tuition of Dr Miloslav Ejem and Mr... read more

Englands top referee set to attend National Referee Conference

Englands top referee set to attend National Referee Conference
An audience with Howard Webb is being held at the National Volleyball centre in Kettering as part of the Annual Referee Conference on Saturday 10th September 2011.  Howard Webb achieved fantastic recognition for English refereeing after becoming the first Englishman to take charge of a World Cup Final since Jack Taylor... read more

Leeds Volleyball Club

Leeds Volleyball Club
We are looking for players to join our mens National League 2 North team and womens National League Division 1 and Division 3 North teams for the coming season.See our web site for training details and any further details about the club - read more

Balham Volleyball Club

Balham Volleyball Club
Balham Volleyball Club is a well established club which runs a mens team in division 1/2 of the London Volleyball league. We are looking for promotion this year into the first division and are keen to recruit new players in all positions for the start of this season.read more

Johns and Boulton narrowly miss out on Medals

Johns and Boulton narrowly miss out on Medals
With a fantastic home crowd supporting them, Denise Johns and Lucy Boulton took to centre court hoping to make it to the final of the VISA FIVB Beach International on Sunday 14th August. However, in a close contest they just missed out losing in three sets to Jennifer Kessy and April... read more

Wood Green VC

Wood Green VC
Wood Green VC in the West Midlands is looking for-a committed setter to join their men's team -a tall hitter to join their men's team -an experienced lady player who can set or attack.We train on Sundays in Wood Green Academy,... read more

Disappointment for GB's Mullin and Dampney

Disappointment for GB's Mullin and Dampney
The GB duo started off really well trading points for the first part of the set but the skill of the Brazilians and Vieira's style and flair cost the Brit girl's and they lost the first set by seven points. In the second set GB came out fighting and again traded points... read more

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