League Info & Rules
Weymouth Go Spike Volleyball League
Organisation for 2013
Weymouth Beach Volleyball Club was
originally set up to run the Weymouth Beach Volleyball Classic. The same
organisation team now also runs the Weymouth Beach Volleyball League. Weymouth
Beach Volleyball Club is run by its directors Graeme Sawyer, Pete Bennett and
Information / Fixture List
Welcome to the start of another season
TUESDAY MAY 7th
beach league for 2013 begins at 6.30pm on May 7th on
It will then take place every Tuesday during the summer. All standards from
to expert are
catered for; entry is £8 for a 2-a-side team per evening.
Prize money for
winning teams at each level
Look forward to seeing you on the
Weymouth Beach Volleyball Club will
run 3 events every Tuesday night, from Tuesday 7th May (weather
permitting), these will be;
A Series 2 a- side
B series 2 a- side
C Series 2 side
We are a registered club with Volleyball England and are supported by Weymouth and Portland Borough Council. The events have
public liability insurance.
The entry fee each week will be £8 per team
the adult series approximately 40% of the entry fee will be given in the monthly
King/Queen of the Beach Tournament. Precisely how this is divided up will
be at the discretion of the organisers. The “B” series will be will be
administered as in previous seasons with prize money been awarded weekly.
The rest of the entry fee goes into the
accounts of Weymouth Beach Volleyball club and is used for promoting all Beach
Volleyball in Weymouth.
Players need to report on the beach between 6-6.30pm on Tuesday
evening. The courts will be located near the Boat cafe.
The Club have
permission for one car to be on the Esplanade to help organisation. No other
cars should be parked on the Esplanade at any time.
Players can enter as many weeks as they like, although
obviously the more weeks you compete the better chance you have of a higher
LEVELS OF ENTRY
Teams can start in any series they choose but the:
A series is designed for
experienced Beach players who are aiming to improve their standard of play. They
may be planning to enter the VEBT English series and/or qualifying for the
Weymouth Beach Classic.
B series is
for players who have some experience
of playing volleyball but are looking for a more social evening
The C series is for beginners to the game.
Once teams have played more than one event in the league there
will be certain rules about what series they can compete in. These are:
Any team/player playing in series A and who has reached a semi
final stage cannot then take part in a B Series event in the same season (except
in exceptional circumstances)
If a team wins Series B they are then expected to compete in
Series A the following week. After that week they may return to Series B if they
Each Tuesday at 6.30pm, after entry has closed a format will be
devised which gives as much playing time as possible but allows enough time for
the final to be completed before dusk. This format is the sole responsibility of
the organisers. The organisers will take into account number of teams, time of
dusk and weather conditions
All players who compete in the Series will fill in a
registration form with Weymouth Beach Volleyball Club. Parents of players who
are Under 16 must complete a parental permission form