Iceland hosts large veterans tournament

Iceland’s biggest Volleyball tournament came to an end Saturday when the Icelandic Veteran Volleyball Championships was successfully concluded. The Championships were played in 2 sports halls and 10 volleyball courts were needed to play the extensive number of matches where 140 teams played gracefully during these 3 days. It was a fun and competitive spiritContinue reading “Iceland hosts large veterans tournament”

Volleyball Ireland welcomes Ukrainian refugees

Volleyball Ireland has established a number of measures to welcome Ukrainian refugees into the Volleyball Ireland family and support their integration into local communities. These measures include: The indefinite waiving of player, coach and referee license fees for Ukrainian refugees to participate and officiate in the sport, including both Volleyball and Beach Volleyball competition. UkrainianContinue reading “Volleyball Ireland welcomes Ukrainian refugees”

Luxembourg Claim Gold in Ireland

Luxembourg claimed gold on a dramatic, exciting and exhilarating final day of competition at the u20 Men’s Small Countries Association Championships in Dublin, Ireland. All four teams entered the final day of competition on one win and one defeat, but the grand duchy positioned one point clear knew that a 3:1 or 3:0 victory wouldContinue reading “Luxembourg Claim Gold in Ireland”

Day 2 – Men’s U20 Finals

Game 3:          Andorra 1, Luxembourg 3 25-14, 13-25, 18-25, 26-28 Both teams came into today’s encounter after mixed results in yesterday’s opening games. Andorra buoyed by a 3 nil win over Ireland and Luxembourg re-energised after a gruelling five set defeat to Northern Ireland. That form showed in the early stages with Andorra taking an earlyContinue reading “Day 2 – Men’s U20 Finals”

Luxembourg takes top honours at U19 Women SCA Championship

The young ‘Red Lionesses’ representing the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg registered four wins in as many matches without dropping a single set to take top honours from the Small Countries Association (SCA) U19 Women Championship held at the iconic d’Coque in Luxembourg City. The tournament contested as a single round robin featured five teams –Continue reading “Luxembourg takes top honours at U19 Women SCA Championship”

ICELAND CUP FINALS ON LIVE TV

Iceland‘s Volleyball Cup finals took place last weekend. The three-day event included a spectacular show for the high-level competitions in Iceland in line with the Icelandic Volleyball´s Federation‘s vision to market and sell the event and to ensure that there is a high-level platform for the teams, spectators and TV for a live broadcast onContinue reading “ICELAND CUP FINALS ON LIVE TV”

McKeown delivers motivational workshop on long-term player development

Some 55 participants from around the world joined the webinar hosted on Thursday by Stephen McKeown of England, as the CEV Technical and Development Department continues to provide coaches and physical education teachers working at the grassroots level with valuable opportunities to enhance their knowledge of the Volleyball game. This was the second webinar organisedContinue reading “McKeown delivers motivational workshop on long-term player development”

FIVB Volleyball Empowerment Commission Ready To Help Ensure Development Of National Teams Worldwide

The Volleyball Empowerment Commission today discussed the importance developing strong national teams and supporting National Federations during its meeting held in a hybrid format. The Commission was created in 2021 following the launch of the FIVB’s year-round revolutionary development programme. The majority of Commission members joined online, with several members joining from the FIVB HeadquartersContinue reading “FIVB Volleyball Empowerment Commission Ready To Help Ensure Development Of National Teams Worldwide”

Scotland Hosts FIVB Beach Volleyball Coaches Course

Scottish Volleyball, in partnership with FIVB, are delighted to announce their first ever International Beach Volleyball Coaches course from 29th March to 12th April. The course is an opportunity for our current and future coaches to receive the best tuition from a world-renowned coach. With the establishment of more beach volleyball clubs than we have ever hadContinue reading “Scotland Hosts FIVB Beach Volleyball Coaches Course”