About the HVA

The Hertfordshire Volleyball Association (HVA) organise the Hertfordshire Volleyball League that comprises teams from Hertfordshire, Buckinghamshire, Bedfordshire and North London.

The HVA endeavour to cater for all abilities and ages and strive to raise the standard of volleyball in the area.

The HVA support a number of National League teams in Hertfordshire.

If you'd like to play volleyball, we'd like to help.

Kings Langley Tournament Cancelled

KLVC are cancelling the Kings Langley Volleyball Tournament, which was scheduled for this Saturday 27th May. Despite initial interest from 11 teams, only 5 teams entered - we blame the FA Cup! Please let your players know. Apologies to those players who were interested and we hope to run the tournament in this format some other time, which we'll discuss at the next HVA Committee meeting in June.

Level 1 and Level 2 Coaching Courses

South Bucks Volleyball have arranged a Level 1 coaching course running in June and a Level 2 coaching course running in July. Both courses will take place in High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, and are open to all for registration. Dates and location details are below and you can register through the Volleyball England website (link below). Level 1 -- 10,11, 17 June at Cressex Community School, High...

Kings Langley Volleyball Tournament 2017

Kings Langley Volleyball Club is proud to announce our inaugural volleyball tournament on Saturday 27th May in Watford from midday. Places for 9 teams. Bank Holiday weekend so plenty of time to recover. Intermediate* Mixed Teams. Three hours of volleyball for every team. Three indoor courts. Timed 6v6 matches under modified FIVB Rules. Trophy and medals for the winning team. Registered with...

Committee Meeting 14th March - minutes

The minutes of the latest committee meeting can be found at http://www.hertsvolleyball.co.uk/documents A couple of points that need immediate attention: The Cup Finals will be held on 21st May at RSS, programme to be confirmed shortly. Several clubs haven't yet paid their subscriptions to the HVA for this season. One club owes for last season as well. All are listed in the meeting minutes. The...

Clubs urged to take note of growing student volleyball programme

Volleyball continues to thrive in the English higher education system, claims a new survey out today. With many student volleyballers indicating a desire to remain involved in the sport after graduation, clubs are being urged to take advantage of the recruitment opportunities this presents. There are currently 85 Higher Education Volunteer Officers (HEVOs) running volleyball activities at 71...

Cup Finals tickets go on sale as non-league duo target knockout glory

Tickets are now on sale for this year’s National Cup Finals weekend – with the prospect of two non-NVL sides making it to the showpiece event. At a time when the footballing exploits of Sutton and Lincoln have caught the public’s attention in this year’s FA Cup, Willesden and Cambridge University stand one win away from securing their places in the Men’s and Women’s Shield competitions...

English beach pair given significant funding boost

England’s chances of securing a beach volleyball medal at the 2018 Commonwealth Games have been given a huge boost with Sport England agreeing to fund the leading men’s beach pair to the tune of £40,000. Chris Gregory and Jake Sheaf’s current world ranking should see England qualify as one of the top-ranked Commonwealth countries. The new funding will be used to provide coaching support as the...

Volleyball England announces 34% cut in its central funding

Sport England has today confirmed that Volleyball England’s annual funding is to be cut by 34%. This reduction in funding is in line with the cuts applied to most other National Governing Bodies (NGBs). The announcement means that Volleyball England (VE) has been given £422,000 to sustain its activities from April 1 until September 30. During that time, VE will make its full four year funding...

Time to Listen Workshop in Herts next month

Since the change from Criminal Record Bureau (CRB) to Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) checks, Volleyball England initially managed a manual process for any checks carried out. In a desire to significantly improve services to our members, Volleyball England have now changed the process for completing Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) checks to an online system. Location – University of...