About WSV

infoABOUT WSV
Aim. Weymouth Social Volleyball (WSV) aims to promote the playing of volleyball through social competition based in the Weymouth area.
Our subsidiary aims are, through the medium of volleyball:

  • Health. Let people enjoy competition, become fitter, appreciate the values of team work and learn new skills.whilst minimising the potential for spread of viruses
  • Inclusion. Allow for mixed ability, age and gender to play together.
  • Training. To create learning sessions to develop skills of the people involved.
  • Competition. To form separate divisions to allow for equal levels of competition.
  • League. Develop a league programme with end of season trophies.

Standard: The WSV caters for all standards by the careful application of handicap aimed at giving the raw beginner a fighting chance against the seasoned players. WSV welcomes players of all ages and ability.

Values: WSV believe in good sportsmanship:

  • Enjoy – Being involved in sport
  • Respect – Players and Officials
  • Improve – Skills and fitness
  • Compete – Strive to do your best, try to win but accept defeat gracefully

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Season: This season will run on WEDNESDAYS from 15 September 2021 to 23 March 2022, as detailed in the 2021/22 Season Dates and Timetable page.
Competitions: We aim to run competitions throughout the season to include:

    • Practice Night (15 Sep 2021).  At the start of the season the first week is set aside to practice and to draw teams to the league fixtures.  This season we also intend to include:
      • New Player meet & greet
      • WSV-19/20 Season Award Presentation
      • COVID-19 Policies & Procedures Briefing
      • WSV Policy Changes Brief
      • League Draw
    • League (22 Sep 2021 to 16 Mar 2026). Throughout the season the League will run 2 seasons each over two phases.
    • End of Season Tournament (23 Mar 2022). As the culmination of the season a tournament will be held.
    • End of Season Presentation Evening (Date TBC). The season concludes with the Presentation Evening for presentation of annual and individual trophies for players of:
      • Winners Div 1
      • Winners Div 2
      • Winners of Open Tournament
      • Individual trophies for players of winning teams
      • Most Valued Player
      • Additional trophies where considered appropriate.

Location: Weymouth College Community Sports Centre
Times: Wednesday evenings between 18:30 and 21:30
Season: 15 Sep 202 – 23 Mar 2022
Cost: £220 per team
Teams: Teams may apply to join WSV via the Team Application form. Joining the league is subject to WSV organisers approval.
Players: Individual players both experienced and beginners are welcome. Contact the WSV Organisers. By limiting teams to 9 players we hope to encourage the maximum court time for everyone.
Structure: Due to the loss of volleyball in 2020 the structure for the 2021/22 sason will be a little different.  

  • 2021 – WSV20 – The first 10 weeks will constitute the delayed WSV20 season.
    • Two Divisions of 6 teams each
      • Handicap applies after the first match
      • One Team promotion / relegation on completion
  • 2022 – WSV21 – The second 10 weeks will be the WSV21 season.
    • Two Divisions of 6 teams each
      • Handicap applies after the first match
  • 2022 – Open Tournament
    • All teams
      • Suitable handicaps applied from start

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