Cyprus celebrate third Men’s U20 SCD title in ten years

Cyprus got off to a shaky start in the first set, but quickly recovered for a 3-1 (24-26, 25-17, 25-18, 25-15) win over Luxembourg in the final, to claim the title at the 2016 Men’s U20 Volleyball European Championship Small Countries Division. It was Cyprus’ third title in five editions of the competition. Luxembourg, whoContinue reading “Cyprus celebrate third Men’s U20 SCD title in ten years”

Cyprus and Luxembourg vie for gold at SCD U20 Men’s championship

Cyprus and Luxembourg will fight for the title of the 2016 CEV U20 Volleyball European Championship – Men Small Countries Division on Sunday, after comfortable semi-final wins Saturday evening, as defending champions Scotland crashed out of the race for gold. The hosts are hoping to reclaim the title they lost in 2014, when they stayedContinue reading “Cyprus and Luxembourg vie for gold at SCD U20 Men’s championship”

Cyprus and Luxembourg top pool play on first day of SCD Men’s U20 Championship

Hosts Cyprus were joined by Luxembourg in confirming tickets to the semi-finals of the 2016 CEV U20 Volleyball European Championship – Men for the Small Countries Division, after both topped their respective pools on the opening day of the competition in Nicosia. Two more tickets to the semis will be sealed on Saturday, when NorthernContinue reading “Cyprus and Luxembourg top pool play on first day of SCD Men’s U20 Championship”

Cyprus aiming high at U20 Men SCD Championship

Cyprus are ready to rise to the occasion, according to what Bulgarian-born head coach Dimitre Letchev said at a press conference to start proceedings of the 2016 CEV U20 Volleyball European Championship – Men for the Small Countries Division. Cyprus are joined by the Faroe Islands, Luxembourg, San Marino, Scotland and Northern Ireland in theContinue reading “Cyprus aiming high at U20 Men SCD Championship”

1 week to go to historic day for Volleyball, preparations ongoing all over Europe

In one week Europe’s Volleyball family will celebrate a historic day for the sport when this year’s leap day, February 29, will coincide with the#OneDayMore4Volleyball action that is due to involve thousands of people playing the game across the whole of Europe. Serbia have announced that as many as 12,000 are set to join inContinue reading “1 week to go to historic day for Volleyball, preparations ongoing all over Europe”

Fleyr Tórshavn win maiden Faroese cup crown, underdogs ÍF Fuglafjørður take back men’s title

As ever the Faroese cup finals produced great awareness as they were broadcast live on TV and radio, and again the event managed to draw full houses as well. On Saturday Fleyr Tórshavn triumphed in the women’s final to claim their first ever title in the competition as the men of ÍF Fuglafjørður turned theContinue reading “Fleyr Tórshavn win maiden Faroese cup crown, underdogs ÍF Fuglafjørður take back men’s title”

World experts to present at SVA Conference

The Stronger Clubs and Coaching Conference day aims to inform, empower and tie together everything you need to know about volleyball clubs. With tailorable content and world experts, this leading conference equips you with the know-how to succeed as a club in the coming years and beyond. Athanasios Papageorgiou a Lecturer of Volleyball at GermanContinue reading “World experts to present at SVA Conference”

Luxembourg’s Lions set sight on historic Novotel Cup crown

After their quite sensational win in the matchup with Denmark on the opening day of the tournament, on Saturday the hosts of Luxembourg extended their winning streak at the annual Novotel Cup cruising to a commanding 3:0 victory in their clash with Switzerland (25-14, 25-21, 25-22). It was a real team effort right from theContinue reading “Luxembourg’s Lions set sight on historic Novotel Cup crown”

Spectacular win for Luxembourg’s men to open proceedings at Novotel Cup

The annual Novotel Cup started on January 1 at d’Coque in Luxembourg City with the home heroes celebrating a terrific 3:1 win in their home debut with Denmark. The gold medallists from last year’s Games of the Small States of Europe (GSSE) and from the Small Countries Division of the 2015 CEV Volleyball European ChampionshipContinue reading “Spectacular win for Luxembourg’s men to open proceedings at Novotel Cup”

Luxembourg seminar success in Rotterdam

19 delegates representing nine European National Federations came together from Friday to Sunday in Rotterdam during the final weekend of the 2015 CEV DELA Volleyball European Championship – Women to participate in a high-performance coaching seminar led by the renowned coach Anton Willert Brams. The seminar focused on actual match preparation for the semi-finals andContinue reading “Luxembourg seminar success in Rotterdam”