VNZ Junior Men’s & Women’s High Performance Programme 2018

  • 2018 Youth Men’s Volleyball Programme (Athletes must be born in 2001 or 2002 only)

Trial and Tournament Information:

 

For National selection and first Island Selection, athletes are required to attend Camp 1 or 2 and from there, if invited, Youth Trials.
First Trial (Squad Selection):
Camp 1: 9-10th December 2017 – Christchurch or,
Camp 2: 12-13th December 2017 – Auckland
Travel, accommodation and food are at athletes own expense, organised by the athlete.
Cost to register is $75.00 Register on the VNZ Website (Registrations close Friday 17 November 2017).

Selection Squad are invited to attend Final Trials:
Hamilton at Fraser High School January 19-21st or
Christchurch at Cowles Stadium January 26-28th
Cost to attend a 3-day trial is $255.00

Athletes named for National and Island Teams, including non-travelling reserves will train together at the VNZ Performance Camp in Porirua, Wellington 16-20 April. Cost $500

For athletes who are selected to compete in the 2018 Asian Youth Championships which is currently scheduled for May 6-13, 2018, we anticipate that the projected costs will be approximately $5,000.00

  • 2018 Junior Men’s Volleyball Programme (athletes born in 199 & 2000 only)

Volleyball New Zealand is preparing for the 19th Asian Men’s U20 Volleyball Championships which is currently scheduled for June 22-29, 2018.

For National Selection, Athletes are required to attend the Trials Camp

Squad Selection Camp:
9-10 December 2017 – Auckland at Orewa College
Travel, bedding and food are at the Athletes own expense, organised by the Athlete.
Cost to register is $75.00 which includes a Camp Training Top, event organisation, skill fundamentals and physical testing information. Register on the VNZ website (Registrations close Friday 1 December 2017).

Selection Squad will be invited to attend the Final Trials:
March 2018 – Palmerston North (following Secondary Schools Nationals) at Arena Manawatu
Cost to attend the 2/3 day trial is anticipated to be $255.00

Athletes named for the National Team, including non-travelling reserves will train together at the VNZ Performance Camp in Porirua, Wellington 16-20 April. Cost $500

For athletes who are selected to compete in the 2018 Asian Youth Championships, we anticipate that the projected costs will be approximately $6,500.00

  • 2018 Youth Women’s Volleyball Programme (Athletes born in 2002 or 200)
Volleyball New Zealand is preparing for the 12th Asian Women’s Under 17 Volleyball Championships. The preliminary date for this event is May 20-27, though we do not have a venue confirmed.
  • 2018 Junior Women’s Volleyball Programme (Athletes born in 2000 & 2001).

Volleyball New Zealand is preparing for the 19th Asian Women’s Under 19 Volleyball Championships. The preliminary date set down for this event is June 10-17 and Thailand will host.

The trial process for this team is underway and a wider squad has already been named.