Category Archives: Coaching

Total Pre-Match Chaos

Many thanks to Kevin Hamlin for spotting this unique view or vantage point of what looks like total pre-match warm up chaos on all three courts. A must see 15 second video below & would anyone like to count the … Continue reading

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Cardiff JuVoTo 2024 Results

For round #6 of this season SW JuVoTo, everyone headed over to Cardiff, many thanks to our hosts Cardiff Celts for another excellent event. Well done to everyone who took part, full results will be on the web site shortley, … Continue reading

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The 2024 Big Match

It’s always a great atmosphere in the sports hall when the Girls meet the Boys in a competitive match. This is the one match of the day that matters between the players, the coaches, and the balcony full of parents, … Continue reading

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2024 SWVA Squads

2024 SW U17 Boys Squad After almost a year of monthly training sessions, trials, we are down to the final team selection sessions. 2024 SW U15 Girls Squad All four SW squad have been in action over the last couple … Continue reading

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EDVɅ Dev Round 2 Results 2024

It was round two of this season’s EDVɅ Development event for ladies and U15 teams, ten team entered this round and for quite a few, this was their first 6v6 match experience. After four matches in the round robin rounds, … Continue reading

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SW Beach Team Positions Available

If you are a Coach, want to get into beach coaching, or an experienced Beach Player, then please see below: We currently have a couple of vacancies in the SWVA Beach Coaching team to help run this summer beach program, … Continue reading

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SWVA Annual Awards Nomination Form 2024

The South West Volleyball Association appreciates the importance of volunteers in our sport and the huge contribution they make. The Annual Awards go a little way to recognise their contribution and we hope that clubs and members will nominate those … Continue reading

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Webinar on US College recruitment

A webinar helping UK-based players understand the recruitment process for US College teams is being led by Volleyball England’s Strategic Manager for Talent, John Forman. He will be joined by Katelynn Slade, current Women’s Volleyball Coach at Loughborough University and … Continue reading

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Georgia McGovern – Claremont Mudd Scripps

Georgia McGovern & SW U17 Coach Dave Gunter It’s always good when past players take the time to drop in to say hi, and last weekend the SW U17 Girls had a visit from Georgia McGovern, who was back in … Continue reading

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Cultivating SW Beach Champions

SW Boys coach, Dan Mrowiec gives us an insight into the SWVA Beach development work over the last few years. Our current Beach Program is built around the U18 Inter Regional Beach Championships (IRB) and the U19 International Beach Open. … Continue reading

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