National U15 Championships

The U15 National Championships offers competition to all affiliated schools and clubs with junior sections. Over the years the U15 National Championships has proven to be one of great sportsmanship alongside a high standard of junior volleyball which is seen year on year at the Finals.

The 2018-2019 U15 National Championships will look to build on the success of last years competition. The format will change to the same as the U16 and U18 National championships, with the preliminary and early rounds starting in January. The Last 8s and Semi Finals will be held on Sarturday 23rd March 2019 and the Final is held alongside the Senior National Cup & Shield Finals.



Competition Information

Closing Date
Friday 7th December 2019

Age Group
U15 on 1st September 2018

Venues & Format
Prelim, Round 1 & 2; round robin with minimal travel for competing teams
Last 8s; National Volleyball Centre, Kettering
Finals; Venue TBC

Playing Standard
Prelim; novice
Round 1; all abilities
Round 2; all abilities
Last 8s; winners from Round 2

Prelim, Round 1 & 2; it's the responsibility of the participating teams to officiate and provide officials
Last 8s; the Competitions Commission shall provide 1st referees and endeavour to provide 2nd referees. Where 2nd referees cannot be obtained, teams will be expected to officiate in neutral matches

Entry Conditions
-All teams must be affiliated to Volleyball England
-Schools or junior clubs may enter one or more teams in each competition
-Teams must be willing to HELP or HOST Round 1 or 2
-Teams will be notified ASAP after the entry deadline if they're required to host
-Teams withdrawing from the competition may be liable to a fine
-Individual Schools and Colleges must either be coached by a member of the P.E Staff from the school or college or by a qualified coach who is registered with Volleyball England. All coaching staff must be DBS checked
-Junior Clubs must be coached by a qualified coach who is registered with Volleyball England

Competition Documents

  Name Size (MB) Updated
Players Code of Conduct Players Code of Conduct 0.06 17/06/2016
Junior Competition Regulations 2018-19 Junior Competition Regulations 2018-19 0.50 13/02/2019