Junior Trials December 2018

Junior Trials December 2018

If you are interested in attending the Junior England National Talent Pathway open trials, please read the information below, complete the registration form and payment at the bottom of the page. Please note: You will need to create an account if you do not already have one in order to pay. 

Eligibility: Athletes must be British Citizens and born in 2001 or 2002.

Date:  Men will trial on Saturday 15th December

           Women will trial on Sunday 16th December 

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

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

Please note that these trials will be held alongside a training camp for our current cadet and junior squads. 

Once registered and after the final closing date (midnight Sunday 25 November), you will be sent via email an information pack which will include what you need to bring and the schedule for the day.

Junior Men (15th December)- Registration between 9am-9.30am and depature at 4pm

Junior Women (16th December)- Registration between 9am-9.30am and depature at 4pm

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 12pm-1pm to talk about the programme and expectations of the athletes.

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 Sunday 25 November 2018

Junior Trials December 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?

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