13 Aug
VE
Issa Batrane Believe in being able to achieve greatness
The 24yearold beach athlete recalls his proudest moments representing England and shares his future sporting ambitions Link
12 Aug
SWVA
Return to volleyball webinar for clubs
Club chairs, secretaries and committee members attended Volleyball England’s return to play webinar on Thursday, 6th August to help them to safely kickstart volleyball activity. The session began with an overview of the general principles of returning to volleyball and … Continue reading
12 Aug
SWVA
Sports unite to call for help in accessing indoor facilities
Volleyball England, Badminton England, England Netball, Basketball England, and Table Tennis England have come together to put pressure on the Government to protect indoor sports halls from being sacrificed as overflow gyms. Volleyball clubs, like other sports clubs, have seen … Continue reading
12 Aug
VE
England Junior Men seek Team Manager
Applications for the key voluntary role are open until 5pm on Thursday 20th August Link
12 Aug
VE
Rewatch our return to officiating volleyball webinar
Officials are encouraged to attend Volleyball Englands return to officiating webinar on Tuesday 11th August Link
11 Aug
VE
General FAQs Volleyball and the coronavirus
Answers to some commonly asked questions about gameplay and training as well as club and Volleyball England activity Link
11 Aug
VE
Rewatch our return to volleyball webinar for clubs
A recording of the webinar is available on our YouTube channel Link
03 Aug
EDVA
League Restart 2020/2021
Ready to get back on court?!? Following guidance from Volleyball England and the UK Government, we can now start to look at returning to volleyball. There is still a long way to go and we recommend reading the following guidance from VE for each … Continue reading
31 Jul
VE
New Volleyball England membership year begins on 1st August
Reaffiliate your club as a key component of returning to play Link
31 Jul
VE
Mission possible Anaya Evans and her gold medal mentality
The historymaking beach volleyball athlete shares her proudest moments and most important motivators Link
28 Jul
VE
Birmingham 2022 unveils beach volleyball venue
Organisers have revealed that a bespoke arena will be built in Smithfield to stage beach volleyball in two years time Link
27 Jul
SWVA
Government gives green light for volleyball to return
Volleyball England is delighted to announce that the Government has given the green light for competitive indoor volleyball, beach volleyball and outdoor 6v6 volleyball to return. Actions plans for each discipline were submitted to the Department for Digital, Culture, Media … Continue reading
22 Jul
VE
Indoor season consultation progresses to the next stage
Volleyball Englands Competitions Working Group has published its latest consultation on the 202021 indoor volleyball season Link
20 Jul
VE
Volleyball England seeks COVID Medical Officer
Volleyball England is looking to appoint a qualified medical professional as the national governing bodys COVID Medical Officer Link
20 Jul
VE
Return to volleyball support for clubs and coaches
Leading sports organisations including UK Coaching and CIMSPA have published guidance to assist clubs and coaches with the transition Link
13 Jul
SWVA
2v2 outdoor volleyball gameplay returns
  10th July 2020 – Hours before the Government’s announcement on the return of team sport and the re-opening of indoor facilities, Volleyball England received notification from the Department for Culture, Media and Sport that it supported our plans for … Continue reading
10 Jul
VE
More good news 2v2 outdoor volleyball gameplay returns
Making it a trio of positive announcements 2v2 beach and grass gameplay can now recommence if certain mitigating measures are implemented Link
10 Jul
VE
Return to volleyball What happens next
The Government has given the green light for grassroots sports to return and announced that indoor facilities can reopen from 25 July Link
08 Jul
VE
Warm welcome for new appointments to Working Groups
Howard Ainsworth and Pete Bragg will help lead and develop junior competitions as part of key working groups in the sport Link
07 Jul
SWVA
SW League Entries Now Closed
Thank you to everyone who has expressed an interest in entering the SW League for next season (2020/21) and answered the questionnaire. We had 25 responses giving us a possibility of 14 ladies teams and 11 men’s teams next season. … Continue reading
07 Jul
VE
Heart amp hustle Harry Jones on his past present and future
Harry Jones 22 is a third generation volleyballer out to carve his own legacy Link
06 Jul
VE
Beach Team Leader appointed for 2022 Commonwealth Games
Volleyball England and Team England have appointed Chris Jones as the Beach Volleyball Team Leader for Birmingham 2022 Link
02 Jul
VE
Bournemouth to Qatar The journey of Englands late bloomer
Experienced beach athlete Mark GarciaKidd shares the highs and lows of competing on the international stage Link
01 Jul
VE
Would you like to establish a sitting volleyball team
The Volleyball England Foundation is supporting affiliated clubs that want to establish a sitting volleyball team Link
30 Jun
VE
Volleyball England AGM postponed
Originally set for 25th July the AGM is now likely to take place between midAugust and midSeptember Link
30 Jun
VE
Volleyball Englands return to play road map
Volleyball England has issued a framework for returning to full unrestricted play for volleyball beach volleyball and sitting volleyball Link
25 Jun
VE
An update on Volleyball Englands 2021 indoor season plans
We can now share the common themes from our 202021 indoor season consultation and let you know about the next steps Link
22 Jun
VE
Ellie Austin Following in the footsteps of a beach legend
This rising beach volleyball star achieved a historic bronze medal for England with partner Anaya Evans in 2019 Link
17 Jun
VE
Turn up stand tall try hard QampA with Sam Dunbavin
Sam Dunbavin shares his experience of representing England on the FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour Link
16 Jun
VE
York Falcons Head Coach on soaring high and flying the nest
Jack Deaton looks back and teases his next move after stepping down as the Head Coach of Yorks NVL Div 2 Womens Team Link
16 Jun
VE
Annual Awards How to make a nomination
Volunteers are the beating heart of the sport and this long standing community event has become a key moment of celebration each year Link
16 Jun
VE
Transforming Volleyball Englands coach education system
Board member and longserving coach Richard Harrison outlines what changes are in store for volleyball coaches and why they are needed Link
12 Jun
VE
Beach Lead Blog An introduction from Phil Smith
Phil Smith shares some key updates on the 2022 Commonwealth Games the coronavirus and the UKBT Link
11 Jun
VE
Help for volleyball clubs impacted by the coronavirus
To support clubs through this uncertain period the Hub team has pulled together key resources and examples of best practice Link
05 Jun
SWVA
Foundation Bio’s
Looking for something different to read – The Volleyball England Foundation have been adding a number of Bio’s from across the volleyball family. Highlighted below is our very own Roy Pankhurst (SWVA Vice Chairman) 1. When were you first introduced … Continue reading
05 Jun
SWVA
Club Guidance Across the Region
This week we have seen new guidance for the sport of volleyball across the SWVA Region. With clubs and players located in four different countries and hence four different set of guidelines, it’s not always straight forward – Select as … Continue reading
04 Jun
SWVA
Noam Devey speaks to Carol Vorderman on BBC Radio Wales
Noam Devey speaks on BBC Radio Wales with Carol Vorderman about beach volleyball and the virtual UKBT. https://www.bbc.co.uk/sounds/play/m000jnqr (item starts at 1 hour 5 minutes in the program) from Volleyball Wales www.volleyballwales.org 183 total views, no views today Link
04 Jun
SWVA
2020 SWVA Awards
The South West Volleyball Association appreciates the importance of volunteers in our sport and the huge contribution they make. The Annual Awards go a little way to recognise their contribution and we hope that clubs and members will nominate those … Continue reading
04 Jun
VE
Small groups permitted to arrange socially distant training
However we have interpreted new government guidance to conclude that standard 2v2 or 3v3 volleyball matches cannot take place Link
02 Jun
SWVA
SW League 2020-21 Register
All existing SW League teams and new team who had registered an interest, took part in the SW League 2020-21 planning conference call session on Saturday. The result of the meeting are below: Thank you for all the feedback at … Continue reading
29 May
VE
Dedicated volunteer sought for key Commonwealth Games role
Volleyball England and Team England are searching for a dedicated beach volleyball champion to volunteer as the sports Team Leader Link
29 May
VE
Updated What the govts latest advice means for volleyball
Guidance for volleyball remains unchanged from the advice published on Friday 15th May Link
28 May
VE
Consultation on Volleyball Englands 202021 indoor season
We are now in a position to share our thinking and gather feedback on when the 2021 indoor season could begin and what it might look like Link
27 May
VE
Daisy Mumby on her American influences amp competitive streak
Londoner Daisy Mumby is first up in a new series of beach athlete player profiles Link
21 May
VE
NVL Title winners for 201920 season confirmed
This years National Volleyball League is one that will go down in the history books Link
19 May
VE
Huck Nets sponsors Volleyball Englands Annual Awards
The organisation is the first to back this years ceremony and has chosen to sponsor the Club of the Year category Link
18 May
VE
The impact of the coronavirus on the UK Beach Tour
All but a limited number of events have been removed from the UK Beach Tour calendar due to the coronavirus pandemic Link
17 May
VE
Staying active while youre at home
Its clear that new habits will have to be formed to keep us moving especially as staying active is more important now than ever before Link