Category Archives: Volunteering

Find the perfect volunteer to keep your club moving

The Covid-19 pandemic has reaffirmed volunteering as a way of strengthening communities, tackling feelings of isolation and spreading acts of kindness. Volunteers’ Week, which takes place from June 1-7, is an ideal time for clubs and organisations to take advantage … Continue reading

10 total views, 2 views today

Posted in News, Volunteering | Comments Off on Find the perfect volunteer to keep your club moving

A framework for the re-opening of leisure centre

Sport England has published the following frame work document for re-opening of Leisure Centres. sport england framework for re-opening gym and fitness industry.pdf However the paragraph we are interested in… Courts/Sports Halls (Page 4) •If social distancing can take place, … Continue reading

21 total views, 1 views today

Posted in Beach, Coaching, Junior, News, Tournaments, Volunteering | Comments Off on A framework for the re-opening of leisure centre

Recreational Sport during COVID-19

My name is Anna Martin and I am a postgraduate student at Manchester Metropolitan University. Along with my supervisor, Dr Zoe Franklin, I am conducting a research project investigating the impact of the current COVID-19 pandemic and government implemented restrictions on … Continue reading

49 total views, 2 views today

Posted in News, Volunteering | Comments Off on Recreational Sport during COVID-19

Make a difference, become a university volleyball ambassador

Volleyball England is seeking a new cohort of students to join its Higher Education Volleyball Officer (HEVO) programme – one of the biggest university ambassador schemes of its kind in this country. For the 2019/20 academic year, 70 HEVOs spearheaded … Continue reading

48 total views, 2 views today

Posted in News, Volunteering | Comments Off on Make a difference, become a university volleyball ambassador

SWVA@50 Part Two Photo’s

Back in November we held Part One of our SWVA@50 events, one of the highlights of the evening was the SWVA@50 slide show. With a 1000 photos documenting the sport in our region through the five decades, following the event … Continue reading

56 total views, 1 views today

Posted in News, Volunteering | Comments Off on SWVA@50 Part Two Photo’s

Online Meeting Tools now Available

With the lockdown continuing and people starting to make arrangements for a possible restart of the sport, plus the approaching tournament and AGM season. The SWVA has taken out an online conference call business account with one of the major … Continue reading

79 total views, 3 views today

Posted in News, Volunteering | Comments Off on Online Meeting Tools now Available

SW Awards 2019-20 Volunteer Nomination Forms

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

280 total views, 2 views today

Posted in Beach, Coaching, Junior, News, Volunteering | Comments Off on SW Awards 2019-20 Volunteer Nomination Forms

How to rewatch VE’s coronavirus support webinar for clubs

  Thank you to everyone that joined us for the coronavirus support webinar for clubs on 25th March. In total, more than 120 people tuned in with dozens of questions asked – we hope you all found the information useful. … Continue reading

155 total views, 1 views today

Posted in News, Volunteering | Comments Off on How to rewatch VE’s coronavirus support webinar for clubs

SW Junior Coaches Head to Slovenia

In February we began the search for 2 coaches of junior players to represent England at the CEV Coaches Convention. After assessing 19 applications, we’re now in a position to announce who has been chosen. Although, because of the coronavirus, … Continue reading

144 total views, 1 views today

Posted in Coaching, Junior, News, Volunteering | Comments Off on SW Junior Coaches Head to Slovenia

SW League and Events Cancelled

Following the recent announcements from the government on social distancing and the decisions from Volleyball England we have regretfully decided to curtail the indoor season and the following events will be cancelled: All remaining SW fixtures – please ensure that … Continue reading

173 total views, 1 views today

Posted in Junior, News, Tournaments, Volunteering | Comments Off on SW League and Events Cancelled