Derbyshire volleyball has a rich history of volleyball teams over the last few decades. Whether you are a beginner or an experienced volleyball player there are a number of ‘social’ groups in the county. There is also the opportunity for competitive volleyball at a couple of the official clubs.
Whether its in the National League (NVL) or East mids regional league there is a club for you.
Also, a number of clubs have a Junior volleyball section.
In addition, the University of Derby has a thriving volleyball club for students and plays in the BUCS league system.
So, if you are a social group in the derbyshire volleyball area and would like more members or if you are thinking of starting a group just get in contact and let us know.
If you have any volleyball news, events or anything else related just get in touch.
Derbyshire Volleyball News
Volleyball Review – End of Year Over the summer the EMVA held the Annual General Meeting and awards evening. As always, the volunteers that make up the committee come together with members of the various clubs across the East Midlands. Especially important is to celebrate the volleyball achievements from the past 12 months and discuss how to improve and increase volleyball participation across the region. Junior Volleyball On top of what local clubs do for their junior players the EMVA has been supporting this with the regional development training squads. Secondly, the Grand Prix competitions have been instrumental in helping … Read More
Derby University has now officially started a volleyball scholarship programme for talented students
Derby University has now officially started a scholarship programme for talented students that want to join or choose to study at Derby University. Students that will sign up via the UCAS procedure for September 2017, and who like to continue in performance sport will be able to have great financial help.
For this year, they will also accept students that have graduated already, but who are interested to follow a Masters. Especially high level Seniors playing Super8 or National Juniors are our focus. Scholarships vary from £1500 to £6000 per year and in the enclosed brochure is all information included.
A University of Derby sports scholarship could help you achieve your sporting goals. They provide financial support at different levels depending on your sporting achievements, as well as a range of other benefits for all our sponsored athletes.
They’ll help you reach your full potential by striking the perfect balance between your sporting activities and training and your studies. Students competing in all BUCS sports are welcome to apply for a scholarship. Please note that there are a limited number available, and offers are made at the Team Derby panel’s discretion.
There are three scholarship tiers and successful applicants will receive the following support and be required to compete at the levels outlined below:
Sitting Volleyball – Derby Sitting Volleyball sessions are starting at Derby Arena on Wednesday 9 September at 8.30pm until 10pm and will cost £5 per person. Sitting volleyball has grown to be one of the most popular Paralympic sport due to the fast and exciting action. At club level, the game offers both disabled and non-disabled players the opportunity to compete both with and against each other. A brief overview of the game:•Sitting Volleyball is played on a 10 x 6 meter court•The game is played with a 0.8 meter wide net set to a height of 1.15 meters for … Read More
Volleyball Belper’s inaugural Go Spike! event in conjunction with Volleyball England. Taking place at Belper Meadows as part of Belper Wakes 2015. Come and join us on 25th May:– Free community event– Everyone welcome! – New players, friends and family– Try volleyball for the first time! If you have any questions please leave a message or email firstname.lastname@example.org