Cadet Trials 20-21 October 2018

Cadet Trials October 2018

If you are interested in attending the Cadet England National Talent Pathway open trials, please read the information below, complete the registration form and payment at the bottom of the page.

Eligibility: Athletes must be British Citizens and born in 2003, 2004 or later. 

Date: Boys will trial on Saturday 20th October 

          Girls will trial on Sunday 21st October 

Times: Athletes will be split in to two groups prior to the trials. You will be informed via email which group you are in and what time to arrive. 

Group 1- 9.30-16.00

Group 2- 11.00-17.30

Where: Trials will be held at the National Volleyball Centre in Kettering, NN15 6PB. 

Cost: £35 including a hot meal (athlete's only)

We envisage that the day will replicate the environment of a typical day during our national camp training weekends.

During the trial, athletes will get the opportunity to demonstrate their skills and tactical awareness in game play. There will be a range of physical tests: spike reach, block reach, spike jump, block jump and measurements. Athletes will get the results of these tests which will highlight their current physical profile.

Parents will be invited to a meeting with Volleyball England staff, to talk about the programme and expectations of the athletes.

Group 1 parent meeting- 12.00-13.00

Group 2 parent meeting- 13.30-14.30

What to bring: A colour copy of your passport, kneepads, water bottle, notepad and pen, towel, change of clothes, snacks. Please arrive in training kit and appropriate footwear.

Closing date: midnight Monday 8 October 2018

Cadet Trials October 2018

Athlete First Name

Athlete Surname

Date of Birth




Do you have a British passport?


Email address (for all correspondence) and name of email contact

Name of parent(s)/guardian/carer and relationship

Mobile Number

Home Number

Work Number

Emergency Contact 1 Name and relationship

Emergency Contact 1 Number

Emergency Contact 2 Name and relationship

Emergency Contact 2 Number

Home address including postcode

How long have you been playing volleyball?

Home Club (if applicable)

Club Coach (if applicable)

Have you had an serious injuries, illnesses or diseases within the past 12 months? If yes, please provide detail below

Do you have any current injuries we should be aware of? If yes, please state

Do you have any allergies? If yes, please state

Do you have any dietary requirements? If yes, please state

Any comments?

Cadet trials payment