SCA Event Preparation and Draw

Preparation for the Small Countries Association Edinburgh 2021 International Beach Volleyball competition was completed today, with staff and volunteers spending the day building and decorating the court. With all teams, officials and staff having arrived safely in Scotland and teams completing their preliminary enquiries, the draw for the competition was determined this evening. This canContinue reading “SCA Event Preparation and Draw”

Edinburgh to host SCA zonal event in early June

Scottish Volleyball is delighted to announce that they will be hosting a CEV SCA Beach Volleyball zonal event in Edinburgh, from June 4-6, 2021. This will be the first ever competition organised at the new inland beach facility in Edinburgh, in collaboration with Liberton High School and Edinburgh Beach Volleyball Club. This competition is takingContinue reading “Edinburgh to host SCA zonal event in early June”

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 Represented in cev working groups

Following the in-person meeting of the CEV Board of Administration held at the end of last week in Luxembourg City, the CEV released on Friday the composition of four Working Groups covering the 2020-2024 mandate. Next to the Athletes’ Working Group chaired by former Polish Volleyball star Pawel Zagumny, another three such groups will beContinue reading “SCA Represented in cev working groups”

Scotland’s Ground breaking partnership – Erasmus+ project on good governance

Major breakthrough for good governance and Volleyball The Austrian Volleyball federation (ÖVV) is to lead the newly EU funded project ‘Governance implementation in Volleyball – Go²Volleyball’.The men’s Italian Volleyball League (Lega Pallavolo Série A), the Croatian (HOS-CVF) and Scottish (SVA) Volleyball federations as well as Belgium sports law firm Cresta and Polish foundation Institute forContinue reading “Scotland’s Ground breaking partnership – Erasmus+ project on good governance”

Cooperation with schools the way to grow Volleyball at the grassroots level

As many as 104 people followed Monday’s CEV School Project webinar run by Peter Morell, a man who has a huge wealth of experience in working with children and promoting Volleyball at school in countries such as Denmark, the Faroe Islands and Greenland.Morell started the webinar with giving a history of the Faroe Islands andContinue reading “Cooperation with schools the way to grow Volleyball at the grassroots level”

CEV webinars to resume later this week in effort to spread good vibes

The third series of webinars associated with the CEV School Project will get underway this coming Thursday, December 10, with a very familiar face taking the ‘virtual floor’, Kristof De Loose of Belgium. We all have known Kristof for quite a while now and he has become some sort of an endless source of inspirationContinue reading “CEV webinars to resume later this week in effort to spread good vibes”

Olympic Champion Kerri Walsh Jennings latest guest on Volleyball Ireland’s Inspiring Players Series

Volleyball Ireland are delighted to announce that the next guest on their Inspiring Players Series is Kerri Walsh Jennings – unarguably the greatest Beach Volleyball player of all time!   The Californian will be sharing some insights and experiences of her unrivalled career, where she claimed three Olympic gold medals, three consecutive World Championship titlesContinue reading “Olympic Champion Kerri Walsh Jennings latest guest on Volleyball Ireland’s Inspiring Players Series”

CEV launches third series of School Project webinars, make sure you sign up ASAP!

After the major success achieved throughout a similar initiative run this past summer, which involved hundreds of people from across Europe and even from overseas, the CEV Technical and Development Department will be delivering a third series of webinars specifically addressed to coaches, teachers and anyone working at the grassroots level of Volleyball or simplyContinue reading “CEV launches third series of School Project webinars, make sure you sign up ASAP!”

First-ever virtual FIVB World Congress to be held in 2021

The FIVB has announced that, following the decision of the FIVB Board of Administration, the upcoming FIVB World Congress 2021 will be held virtually on 5-7 February 2021.The FIVB’s top priority is to ensure the health and wellbeing of the global Volleyball Family. Therefore, this decision has been made in light of the significant riseContinue reading “First-ever virtual FIVB World Congress to be held in 2021”