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Junior Players, are you interested in undertaking more volleyball training?

posted Nov 25, 2014, 2:45 AM by Jordan Dimitrov

The East Midlands Volleyball Association run monthly training sessions for junior players throughout the East Midlands.

 

For those that haven't been involved in the programme before, there are three qualified coaches (all CRB checked) who offer monthly training sessions. The sessions are open to any junior girl/boy playing volleyball within a school or club within the East Midlands. These training sessions cost £3 as a contribution towards the court hire.

 

There is no minimum requirement regarding age or experience. At the end of the season the East Midland Girls Coaches pick an U14 (year 9 and below) and U16 (year 10 and 11) squad and the East Midlands Boys Coaches pick an U15 (year 10 and below) and U17 (year 11 and 12) squad to represent the East Midlands at the Inter-Regional Championships.

 

Training Dates:

Boys

Saturday 29th November at the Hermitage Leisure centre, Coalville, Leicestershire 16.00-19.00

Saturday 20th December at the Hermitage Leisure centre, Coalville, Leicestershire 16.00-19.00

 

For more information contact Bryan Gladwin on bryangladwin@yahoo.co.uk

 

Girls

Saturday 6th December at the West Notts College, Derby Road, Mansfield, Nottinghamshire 09.30-13.30

Saturday 24th January Time and Venue TBC

 

For more information contact Ian Clews on ianclews@hotmail.co.uk

 

Link to training dates can be found on the East Midlands Volleyball Association Website http://www.eastmidlandsvb.com/volleyball-events/month.calendar/2014/11/25/-.html

Volunteers for NEVZA

posted Oct 4, 2014, 8:55 AM by Jordan Dimitrov   [ updated Oct 5, 2014, 2:36 AM ]

Volleyball England are hosts to the U17 Northern European Volleyball Zonal Association (NEVZA) Championships at the National Volleyball Centre in Kettering on Thursday 30th October – Sunday 2nd November 2014.
 
We are seeking for keen and committed volunteers and officials to fulfil a variety of different roles for this major international event. If you are interested in volunteering for Volleyball England and being part of a workforce that is involved in the running of a major sporting event then please find attached a volunteer application form. For more details contact Daniel Thompson National Volleyball Centre Coordinator
T: 07850938307  E: d.thompson@volleyballengland.org

Club of the year

posted Oct 4, 2014, 8:51 AM by Jordan Dimitrov

Kettering Volleyball Club Mens Team have been nominated for the Kettering Sports Awards Club of the year. Kettering Sports Award will be held on Thursday 23rd October at Wicksteed Park starting at 7pm. Well done to the Mens team for the nomination and outside achievement throughout last season.

Cancellation today

posted Jun 13, 2013, 7:54 AM by Alex Hajigeorgieva

No beach session today due to the weather...it's raining cats and dogs

Northamptonshire Volleyball Outdoor Tournament

posted Jun 1, 2013, 3:05 PM by Alex Hajigeorgieva   [ updated Jun 1, 2013, 3:06 PM ]

DATE:9/6/2013
VENUE: Grass volleyball next to the National Volleyball Centre - Thurston Dr/Olympic Way+Beach courts
START:10:00 am - registration - 9:30
FINISH:4:00pm
TEAM STRUCTURE: 3 men and 3 women/juniors
ENTRY FEE: £10 per team/£8 if paid in advance
 
Winners take it all cash prize. We want to enter minimum 1,max 3 teams, please let us know if you want to take part

Invitation to U15boys U17men training and squad selection

posted May 3, 2013, 11:01 AM by Alex Hajigeorgieva

The u15 Boys and u17 Mens Inter Regional Championships will take place over Saturday 26th May and Sunday 27th May 2013.
East Midlands Volleyball Association have entered both age groups and are now putting squads together for the competition.

They will be training at Southglade Leisure Centre this Sunday - 5th May - from 2pm to 5pm with registration starting at 1.30pm.
Your coaches will be Howard Tomlinson(FIVB Level 1) and Paul Lamb.
 
Venue:  Southglade Leisure Centre,  Southglade Road,  Bestwood,  Nottingham.  NG5 5GU.

Please complete - as much as possible - the attached 'Parental Consent Form' and 'Player Profile Sheet' and bring with you.

For further information contact Paul Lamb - m 07762 202287

Emergency General Meeting

posted Apr 10, 2013, 6:02 AM by Alex Hajigeorgieva

 
WHERE: Southfield School For Girls, sportshall classroom, fl. 1
WHEN: Sunday - 14 April 2013, 1:00-3:00 pm
WHY: An important change of club structure must take place in order to allow us to continue our operation.

Next Grand Prix Rounds

posted Jan 9, 2013, 3:12 PM by Alex Hajigeorgieva

The next Grand Prix Rounds for Schools and Youth will be held all on Thursdays 4-6 at the National Volleyball Centre.
 
24th Jan
21 Feb
21 Mar
 
£5 team charge still applies as we need to pay for the hall hire. Competition held over 12 courts. Come and join the fun!

KVC will see three teams at the County Cup Grand Prix

posted Oct 9, 2012, 1:46 PM by Alex Hajigeorgieva

Three junior teams are playing in the County Cup Grand Prix this Thursday at the National Volleyball Centre in Kettering.
 
We have two U18s girls teams and one U18s boys teams entered in the first of its kind junior competition.
 
The teams will play timed matches and officiate whilst not playing so it will be a rather busy afternoon.
We have 10 courts booked for the tournament 4-6 this Thursday with 30 teams across all age groups.
 
Good luck to all!

NEW SEASON 2012/2013

posted Sep 7, 2012, 6:26 AM by Alex Hajigeorgieva

Summer holidays are over and the volleyball season is starting.
 
FIRST SESSION:
Monday 10th Sept
4:00-5:00 - U13
5:00-7:00 - U18 - we are recruiting boys and have a fabulous new coach, international player ready to start working with our boys team, so come on boys!
 
then we will have our community youth session continue over at the William Knibb Centre
 
Wednesday 12th Sept
6:30-7:30 - 13-19 years old
 
NEW! BEACH SESSION STARTS
Thursday 13th Sept
6:30-8:00 - 14+(time TBC with KLV)
 
NEW!BEACH SESSION STARTS
Friday 14th Sept
4:00-5:00 - U14s
 
Our Saturday beach volleyball continues as well
10:00-12:00 - Competitive 16+
12:00-2:00 - Beginners 16+
 
NEW!We are enetering a brand new mens team in the Local League, please contact us for more information. Training will be during the weekend. Most likely on Sunday.
 
Our womens team will compete in the local league as well as the (NEW!) Regional league this year.
 
Our Junior teams will play U18s National Championship and also host a monthly central venue school league.
 
Looking forward to a fantastic year and wish all our members and supporters a brilliant season!
 

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