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Volleyball National Finals

May 31, 2024 2:36 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

The boys defeated Boswells School in a clean 3-0 sweep and the girls followed in their footsteps beating Richmond 3-1. After returning from Cornacchia World Cup, it was evident the experience helped both teams carry themselves with much more confidence and determination going into the final than previous competitions. Josh…


GORSE Volleyball Update

May 31, 2024 2:16 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

2024 is shaping up to be a historic year for the volleyball programme! One of our big vision goals when the programme at GORSE began, was to have all U18s, U16s and U15s boys' and girls' teams qualify for Volleyball England's 'Last 8' competition at the National Volleyball Centre. We…


Sitting Volleyball

May 31, 2024 2:07 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

The Gorse Sitting Volleyball session was a spectacular success in engaging our youngest students and prospects. We witnessed volleyball rallies, strong serves, and volleyball composure displayed by majority of players. We would like to say huge congratulations to RHA - the team that was very well drilled and understood principles…


EHC Volleyball Update

May 31, 2024 2:03 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Before half term, the Elliott Hudson Mixed Volleyball team made history as they defeated Whitley Bay High School in the AOC Mixed Cup Quarterfinals and will now go on to compete in the AOC Semifinals! We are so proud of the determination and mental resilience shown from these students. They…


EHC Mixed Volleyball Success

February 19, 2024 11:52 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Before half term, the Elliott Hudson Mixed Volleyball team made history as they defeated Whitley Bay High School in the AOC Mixed Cup Quarterfinals and will now go on to compete in the AOC Semifinals! We are so proud of the determination and mental resilience shown from these students. They…


CEV Coaches’ Convention 2023

November 16, 2023 8:40 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Two Volleyball England members and coaches were among those to take part in the CEV Coaches’ Convention at the end of September. Elaine Brown, Director of Volleyball at Leeds Gorse, and Darren Lewis, England U17 Girls Head Coach, flew out to the event in Sofia, Bulgaria. The event targets coaches…


FIVB Beach Volleyball Course

November 15, 2023 3:52 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

In October, GORSE sent Director of Volleyball, Elaine Brown, and Coaching Lead, Piotr Makowski to Athens, Greece to complete their FIVB (Fédération Internationale de Volleyball) Beach Volleyball Coaching qualification. "It was such an invigorating experience to be surrounded by knowledgeable coaches from the UK, Greece, Turkey, Slovakia, Spain, Poland, Sweden,…


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