20 Feb
SWVA
SW Champs Entries are now OPEN
Current SW Champions – Bristol Ladies This year the event will be held over the weekend of 12/13th May at Kitto Centre in Plymouth. Entries are invited from teams representing eligible clubs in the South West region. SW Champs Entry … Continue reading
20 Feb
SWVA
A Thank You from Malawi
One of the many up sides in running a newsletter are the many thankyou notes that you receive, and not just from within the region. Last week I received the following from Malawi following our Exeter Challenge Grant, so a … Continue reading
20 Feb
SWVA
How to get your club sponsored
The SWVA has a number of sponsors and business partners, these are listed at the bottom of the page. If your club does not, the following VE item below may be of interest to you… Building the commerciality of volleyball … Continue reading
20 Feb
VE
Sitting volleyball season reaches knockout stages
The final Grand Prix of the sitting volleyball season saw the top four secure their semifinal spots Link
19 Feb
VE
Business of sport How to get your club sponsored
These top tips will help you realise your clubs commercial potential no matter what level you play at Link
18 Feb
SWVA
Cup Finals Volunteers
National Cup and Super 8s Finals Courtside Assistants As you may know, the National Cup Finals is taking place on Saturday 14th & Sunday 15th April while the Super 8s Finals takes place on Saturday 5th and Sunday 6th May. … Continue reading
18 Feb
EDVA
Referees Courses and Upgrading Session
It was a full course for the Exeter Ref course lead by  Nick Heckford and assisted by Chris Semmens with plenty of budding new referees from Exeter, Plymouth, Guernsey and Cardiff attending. The next course is on the 4th May … Continue reading
18 Feb
SWVA
Handling Consistency
There has been debate, at last year’s Referee Conference and through feedback from other events, around the current interpretation to calling ‘double contact’ and ‘catch’ in volleyball. We have not relaxed our approach, these should be called as faults. However, … Continue reading
16 Feb
VE
The Volleyball TV guide
Fancy watching some volleyball action this weekend See which teams are streaming their games online Link
16 Feb
VE
Meet Englands Commonwealth Games Referee
Greg Thompson will make history as the first English referee to take charge of beach volleyball at a Commonwealth Games Link
15 Feb
SWVA
Grade Four Ref – Bristol
Are any of your club members looking to become qualified referees? If so, they may be interested in the following Grade 4 Referee course that is due to be held in Bristol on 4th March: Grade 4 One Day Referee … Continue reading
15 Feb
VE
National Cup Finals Tickets Released
Its an unmissable weekend of volleyball so make sure you guarantee your seat Link
14 Feb
SWVA
Snow Volleyball at the Winter Olympics
If you’re anything like the staff at the Volleyball England HUB, being sports lovers, you’ve probably been riveted by the action at the Winter Olympics. From the crazy tricks of the snowboarders and the breakneck speeds of the luge, to … Continue reading
14 Feb
SWVA
SWJGP Round 4 – Photo’s
Plenty of photos from the Round 4 of the SW Junior Grand Prix now available at: https://www.flickr.com/photos/148713492@N06/sets/72157689883976482/  Many thank to Alan Doggett for the photos  29 total views, no views today Link
13 Feb
VE
Nominations open for 2018 Annual Awards
Who is the person you know that is dedicated to helping others enjoy volleyball Nominate them for an award Link
12 Feb
VE
Business of sport Building volleyballs commerciality
Volleyball England is aiming to develop commercial partnerships as it looks to become less reliant on grant funding Link
09 Feb
EDVA
The 2018 Exeter Challenge
The Challenge: Can your team come out on top in a series of seventeen minute timed matches, it’s intense, competitive and enjoyable. A complete cross section of teams take part each year. As always, please book your place early, first come … Continue reading
09 Feb
VE
New Essex Sport Arena proves perfect for volleyball
The state of the art Essex Sport Arena hosted its first volleyball matches this week and was a huge hit Link
06 Feb
VE
From Mexico to Merseyside
Imagine having an Olympian joining your university volleyball team Thats exactly what happened at the University of Liverpool Link
05 Feb
EDVA
EDVA Mixed Tournament Results
2018 Final results 2018 EDVA Cup Winner: ESVC Lightning Stormers 2018 EDVA Plat Winner: Plymouth University BUCS 2018 EDVA Bowl Winners: PMVC Tigers   Cup Plate Bowl 1st ESVC Lightning Stormers Plymouth University BUCS PMVC Tigers 2nd Exeter University BUCS … Continue reading
04 Feb
VE
Student Cup Champions 201718 are crowned
Find out here who took their crown and became Student Cup champions Link
03 Feb
VE
Student Cup Finals 201718 Day 1
Find out here whos qualified for the Quarter Finals of the 201718 Student Cup Link
02 Feb
VE
Campaign launched to support Englands national teams
The Volleyball England Foundation has started a initiative to find backing for Englands international squads in all three disciplines Link
01 Feb
VE
Student Cup Finals Preview
Its Student Cup Finals this weekend We take a look at why it promises to be a scintillating event Link
29 Jan
VE
In the spotlight the Student Cup
Its the Finals of the Student Cup this weekend so we take a look at what makes the competition so unique Link
25 Jan
VE
From the board On the money
Finance director Lauri Chandler talks about her whirlwind journey on to the board and Volleyball Englands financial future Link
25 Jan
VE
Determined to fly the flag
England mens team captain Adam Bradbury reflects on how the teams Novotel Cup exploits show their commitment to representing their country Link
24 Jan
VE
What is UKAD
In the latest in our series on antidoping we delve into how UK AntiDoping helps to protect sports Link
23 Jan
VE
Englands Commonwealth Games opponents revealed
The draw for the 2018 Commonwealth Games beach volleyball competition has been made Find out who the England pairs will face Link
22 Jan
VE
Exciting initial results from student volleyball survey
While the student volleyball survey is still open the initial results reveal how many new players are getting into the sport Link
16 Jan
VE
The biggest myths about antidoping
We set the record straight about some of the most common misconceptions about antidoping rules Link
16 Jan
VE
Super 8s roundup Hallam end Northumbrias unbeaten run
The Super 8s returned in dramatic style as the Northumbria mens winning streak came to a halt and two giants of the womens game faced off Link
09 Jan
VE
Antidoping the rules apply to everyone
When it comes to antidoping everyone has a responsibility to protect themselves and their sport Link
02 Jan
VE
Try out for the England cadet and junior squads
Calling all young and talented volleyball players There are open trials for the England under 17 and under 19 squads Link
22 Dec
VE
The 10 biggest improvements to the level one coaching award
The revamped level one coaching award is being launched Find out how coaches will benefit from the new format Link
22 Dec
VE
A taste of competition
Coach Howard Ainsworth reflects on his experience of how the Under 15 National Championships can help young players commit to the sport Link
22 Dec
VE
Meeting the Sports Governance Code
Volleyball England is working with Sport England to deliver the new standard of sport governance Link
21 Dec
VE
NVL mens league halfterm roundup
Midway through the season we check on the progress of the every mens team in the National Volleyball League Link
21 Dec
VE
NVL womens leagues halfterm roundup
A full report at the halfway stage of the NVL Find out how every womens team is getting on Link
18 Dec
VE
HEVOs Breaking new ground
As the latest stats show how the HEVO programme is helping grow volleyball we chat to a HEVO taking the scheme into new territory Link
15 Dec
VE
From the board making a difference
Board member Simon Griffiths tells how the board can focus on making positive changes after a challenging 2017 Link
08 Dec
VE
New Level One Coaching Award Unveiled
The course is the ideal way for people to get into volleyball coaching and learn how to mentor players Link
07 Dec
VE
Simon Loftus appointed as Coaching Lead
As Coaching Lead Simon will develop coaching education and opportunities across all levels of volleyball Link
06 Dec
VE
Jonathan to organise Sitting Volleyball at Paralympics
Volleyball Englands Jonathan Moore will oversee the Sitting Volleyball competition at the Tokyo 2020 Paralympics Link
05 Dec
VE
Super 8s roundup Malory on the march
Malory Eagles are soaring in the Mens top league while Polonia SideOut are also on the charge in the Womens Super 8s Link
01 Dec
VE
Inspiring the next generation
The National Under 15 Championships are a great way to inspire all young volleyballers to truly fall in love with volleyball Link
30 Nov
VE
Give volleyball a voice
The Sports Club Survey 2017 will assess the state of different sports clubs across the country Make sure volleyball is heard Link
27 Nov
VE
Super 8s roundup Wessex defeat the champions
Champions IBB Polonia London continue to struggle in the Mens Super 8s while it was double delight for Orcas in the Womens top tier Link
25 Nov
EDVA
2018 EDVA Mixed Tournament
The 2018 EDVA Mixed Tournament, will take place on Sunday 4th February (10:00 – 18:00) at the Exeter Riverside LC. This event caters for all local league teams playing in the EDVA league this season. The event is limited to … Continue reading
24 Nov
VE
Whats it like being a volleyball event volunteer
Seasoned event volunteer Beth Gunter spills all on what its like working behind the scenes at volleyball competitions Link