Introduction to Beach Coaching Award

At a time when beach volleyball attention is focused on junior development, a new course had to emerge to allow more experienced players and coaches to gain a structure and direction in what to deliver to younger players. The content resulted from a literature review of selected beach volleyball resources, with FIVB e-book being heavilyContinue reading “Introduction to Beach Coaching Award”

City of Edinburgh Volleyball receive Direct Club Investment from sportscotland

South Queensferry based club City of Edinburgh Volleyball have received an award of £34,000 from the sportscotland direct club investment scheme.  The award is being made to allow the club to employ 6 part time coaches to deliver new weekly training sessions for U16, U13 and U11 boys and girls at Queensferry HS and KirklistonContinue reading “City of Edinburgh Volleyball receive Direct Club Investment from sportscotland”

President Calls Members to October Assembly in Sofia

The next CEV Small Countries Division (SCD) General Assembly and Elections for the SCD Mandate period 2015 – 2019 will be held in Sofia (BUL) as follows: Thursday 15th October 2015 (Afternoon Session) Venue Kempinski Hotel Marinela Sofia James Bourchier Boulevard 100 1407 Sofia-Bulgaria Phone: + 359 2 969 2222 Website: President Margaret AnnContinue reading “President Calls Members to October Assembly in Sofia”

Beach Volleyball on the Rock

Annual Beach Volleyball Competition & Beach Volleyball Coaching with GVA coaches will take place Thurs and Fri 16th and 17th July. Emma Labrador of GVA says ” We look forward to Thurs and Fridays 16th and 17th July at Eastern Beach between 10am and 12noon for children and young people between the ages of 8Continue reading “Beach Volleyball on the Rock”

SCD Board establishes Beach Volleyball Commission

As the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg played host to the men’s finals, a meeting of the Small Countries Division (SCD) Board of Administration was also held in Luxembourg City. In addition to the preparation of the next SCD General Assembly, the agenda included budget, development and competition strategies and these topics were worked through overContinue reading “SCD Board establishes Beach Volleyball Commission”

Baku 2015 Flame departs for the European Games Opening Ceremony

The Baku 2015 Flame today left the Maiden Tower for the final time before the Opening Ceremony of the first European Games, which will take place tomorrow. The day began with Simon Clegg, Chief Operating Officer of Baku 2015, carrying the torch to the Baku 2015 headquarters in front of BEGOC staff. Torchbearers including NatiqContinue reading “Baku 2015 Flame departs for the European Games Opening Ceremony”

Games of the Small States of Europe come to end on Iceland

Volleyball success for LUX Men and MNE Women and on Sand it’s a home success for ISL and the AND Men take gold. Congratulations to BLI and all in Island organising JPEE/GSEE 2015 Well Done and to all participants. BEACH MEN Andorra Liechtenstein Cyprus Luxembourg San Marino Monaco and Iceland WOMEN Iceland Liechtenstein Monaco CyprusContinue reading “Games of the Small States of Europe come to end on Iceland”

SCD Clubs Competing on International Stage

Clubs from CYP LUX and NIR are entered in next season’s CEV Clubs’ CUPS MEN:- Omonia Nicosia play Poland’s Jastrzebeski in CEV Cup ; Ballymoney Blaze NIR play the first ever Kosovan club entry Skenderaj in the Challenge Cup where the winners go thru to Round 2 and play Karava of Cyprus; Famagusta of CyprusContinue reading “SCD Clubs Competing on International Stage”