Volley South Junior Volleyball Information

Volley South would like to welcome you all back for our Junior Volleyball season. Information for the Junior Programme will be located here or on our Facebook page as and when information is available to us, and in e-newsletters.

January 2022

  • We started with a competitive social grade to try and draw out players from our large geographical region

February 2022

  • We ran a Masters games Invercargill
  • We appointed a head coach of the mens and women’s programs
  • School indoor and beach commence

March- April 2022

  • We ran a South Volley League with training and development on Sundays and games. Finishing with a trip to Dunedin 30 April – 1 May – open trials
  •  Easter, we took teams to Christchurch for a development tournament

May 2022

  • We ran trials for all age groups and open
  • We ran a free youth festival 15 May
  • We ran the South Smasher 14-15th May, open tournament in Invercargill which had teams from Dunedin and Queenstown attend.

June 2022

  • 3-7th June- Wellington - New Zealand Provincial Volleyball Championships

July 2022

  • Two trainings a week for 3 hours each on Wednesdays and Sundays
  • VolleyFit program introduced

August 2022

  • Two trainings a week for 3 hours each on Wednesdays and Sundays
  • Head coaches went to VNZ coach development in Auckland
  • All representative coaches went to Wanaka for a weekend for soft skills training


September 2022

  • Two trainings a week for 3 hours each on Wednesdays and Sundays
  • Div 2 Southern Zone Tournament in Dunedin – weekend of 24-25 September
  • School indoor and beach commence

October 2022

  • Free All Ethnicities tournament in Queenstown 1-2 October
  • Club Nationals 11-17th October 2022


November-December 2022

  • Indoor Rivals competitive grade commences and runs for 6 weeks
  • Beach program starts and we encourage reps to play to stay fit and increase skills and attend tournaments
  • Free All Ethnicities tournament in Invercargill 19-20 November
  • Representative and Volley South Prize giving Saturday 19th October 7pm at Otepuni Community Hub 40 Forth Street
  • Beach rep team selected
  • Social adult volleyball
  • Preseason camps
  • Preseason private clinics


Jan-2023

  • Beach rep teams head away
  • Draft SVL – South Volley League
  • Social adult volleyball
  • Preseason camps
  • Preseason private clinics


Feb -2023

  • Draft SVL – South Volley League
  • Social adult volleyball
  • Preseason camps
  • Preseason private clinics
  • Indoor Rep teams reassemble early February from 2022
  • School volleyball indoor and beach commence


March-2023

  • School volleyball indoor and beach
  • March rep training


April-2023

  • Lower South Island representative tournament Timaru


May-2023

  • Indoor Rivals competitive grade commences and runs for 6 weeks
  • Open rep trainings


June-2023

  • 3-7th June- Napier- New Zealand Provincial Volleyball Championships


July- October 2023

  • South Zone TBC
  • Club Nationals TBC​​​​​​​