Youth

The Yorkshire Regional Talent Development Program runs between September and May. 


The Yorkshire program is set to ramp up in 2013. Contact Dave Roberts, Yorkshire Youth Development Officer, if you want to try out for the Yorkshire squads. 


Four squads (Under 17 Boys, Under 16 Girls, Under 15 Boys and Under 14 Girls) are selected and trained to play for Yorkshire at the Volleyball England Inter Regional Championships. These are held at the SportsDock, University of East London on the May Day Bank Holiday weekend, 3-5May 2014. The England Cadet Coaches scout this event looking for players for the UK School Games and for prospective England and Great Britain players.


Yorkshire Squad Staff

 

   Head Coach  Assistant Coach  Manager  Consent Form
 Under 14 Girls  Sue Williams  
 TBC  TBC
 Under 16 Girls  Helen Barker
 Penny Speers  Sarah Haslop   PDF
 Under 15 Boys  Dave Speers      Graham Barker   Jamie Thompson    PDF
 Under 17 Boys  Kevin O'Malley  Dave Roberts      TBC  


Age groups are taken at the 1st September of the current season. All players must complete a consent form linked in table above..


Under 15 Boys and Under 16 Girls Training
Sun 27 October 2013
Sun 10 November 2013
Sun 15 December 2013
Sun 26 January 2014
Sun 23 February 2014
Sun 16 March 2014
Sun 27 April 2014
 
Time: Start 12.30pm. Finish 3.30pm
Cost: £5 per session. (Cheques payable to Yorkshire Volleyball Association)
Venue: Harrogate Grammar School Sports Hall
Address: Arthurs Avenue, Harrogate HG2 8DA
Kit: Wear suitable sports clothing with clean footwear. Yorkshire Volleyball training tops are available at a cost of £10.
Facilities: No food is available on site, but there is a water fountain and a drinks vending machine, toilets and spectator balcony.


Under 17 Boys Training
Sat 26 October 2013 13.00-17.00, All Saints School, Sheffield.
Future dates TBC

The Under 17 Boy's squad train alongside the England North Cadet Boy's Squad.