Golden Sets decide dramatic Faroese league finals

In the most dramatic fashion, the women’s team of SÍ Sørvágur and the men of Mjølnir Klaksvík claimed the Faroese national league titles after winning the Golden Set to 15 in their respective two-series finals. Women’s Final Thursday, April 1: Dráttur vs SÍ Sørvágur 0-3 (14-25, 18-25, 15-25)Saturday, April 3: SÍ Sørvágur vs Dráttur 2-3Continue reading “Golden Sets decide dramatic Faroese league finals”

SCA Federations join CEV for beach administrators meeting

Despite the constraints still resulting from the coronavirus pandemic, the European Beach Volleyball community is very much looking forward to the upcoming season, as shown by the webinar hosted on Tuesday afternoon by the CEV Beach Volleyball Department. More than 40 Beach Volleyball administrators representing as many as 32 National Federations joined the Zoom session,Continue reading “SCA Federations join CEV for beach administrators meeting”

SCA Federations involved in CEV think tank

The CEV Board of Administration decided in late 2020 to establish a series of ‘think tanks’ in order to involve all relevant stakeholders in devising plans to innovate and further grow the sport at all levels. This move is testament to the CEV leadership’s vision and wish to foster a continuous communication with all partnersContinue reading “SCA Federations involved in CEV think tank”

Scotland to host European qualifier for next year’s Commonwealth Games

Scottish Volleyball is delighted to announce that after a successful bidding process, the organisation will deliver the double gender qualifier for the Beach Volleyball competition of the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games. The event – held in Edinburgh in partnership with Edinburgh City Council at the end of September 2021 – will feature teams from acrossContinue reading “Scotland to host European qualifier for next year’s Commonwealth Games”

Scotland looking for a Beach Performance Coach

Scottish Volleyball are marking the 500 day countdown to the 2022 Commonwealth Games by launching a search for our first ever High Performance Beach Volleyball coaching post.  In partnership with the world volleyball federation, FIVB and sportscotland.  This is the first opportunity of its kind in Scottish beach volleyball and clearly displays our ambition and intent to developContinue reading “Scotland looking for a Beach Performance Coach”

Seven 1- and 2-Star World Tour events on European soil confirmed for 2021

Despite the many constraints caused by the global health crisis, Beach Volleyball players can look forward to a busy and exciting 2021 season, featuring as many as seven FIVB World Tour 1-Star and 2-Star events in countries as diverse as Belgium, Bulgaria, Czech Republic and Slovenia. The CEV will continue to liaise with National FederationsContinue reading “Seven 1- and 2-Star World Tour events on European soil confirmed for 2021”

Volleyball Ireland hail progress and increased participation in their activities

Volleyball Ireland have published their first quarterly report of 2020, which shows a significant increase in registered junior players compared to the same period of last year. As many as 227 under 18s have active player licenses compared with the end of March 2019, which is mainly due to the fantastic development work carried outContinue reading “Volleyball Ireland hail progress and increased participation in their activities”

CEV President addresses open letter to Volleyball fans

After chairing a meeting of the CEV Board of Administration late last week resulting in the approval of a ‘Marshall Plan’ for European Volleyball worth € 11.5 million, CEV President Aleksandar Boričić has taken the time to pen an open letter to all Volleyball fans. It encourages fans to stick together – just like membersContinue reading “CEV President addresses open letter to Volleyball fans”

Scottish Beach Volleyball community celebrate past while building future

In a time where many would normally be making the final tweaks to their domestic Beach Volleyball programme before it gets underway in May, the Scottish Volleyball Association (SVA) are instead using these days to reflect on what they have achieved as a sport with the help of the Team Scotland media team.Over the lastContinue reading “Scottish Beach Volleyball community celebrate past while building future”