2013 - 2014

The Norfolk Volleyball Association Development League aims to give new and developing volleyball players a chance to get some match experience in a friendly league. The league is not for players who play in the Local Leagues or higher. Current Champions are V-Tekkers!

NVA Dev League 2013/2014

2014 - Development League 3 - Please read, before you start playing.

  • Friday 9th May -Friday 6th June 2014

  • Always from 7pm - 10.20pm each on the Friday nights above.

  • Always in the Haydn Morris Hall at the UEA Sportspark, Norwich.

  • This five week season costs £30 per team per league (pay on the first night).

  • There will be two leagues of four teams.

  • Each team gets three games on each night, playing the others in their league.

  • If you do well, your team might move up a league.

  • If you do less well, you might move down a league.

  • For the first two weeks it will TWO teams up, TWO teams down.

  • For the last three weeks it will ONE team up, ONE team down.

  • Each game is timed, using the big digital clocks on the wall in the hall.

  • Start on the time indicated on the score sheet. (First game starts at 7.10pm)

  • End after 25mins. If scores are level, play one more point.

  • In the league 2 points for a win, 1pt if you are WITHIN 10 points of the winners

  • If teams are level on points, we will count the rallies won.

  • If teams use local league (or higher standard) players, then they will be the team who are demoted.

  • Better if the teams uses players from other Development League teams who are Development League players only.

  • You will referee once or twice each night, obviously when you are not playing.

  • Referee to the standard being played, do not call slight double touches.

  • Do be strict on crossing the middle line, for safety purposes.

  • You are allowed to brush the net, but not to touch the white tape at the top.

  • Underarm serve only, unless the captain agree differently at the start.

  • You are allowed one foot on the back line when serving.