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Half Season Review – Indoor National and Regional Teams

Posted on December 18, 2017, Categories: Community, Events, Leagues, NVL Men, NVL Women

Richmond VB is a vibrant club with a strong history in national competitions. It is running 11 adult and junior teams and is committed to developing talent through innovative coaching in an inspirational training and playing environment. This has led to a host of players receiving international recognition. RVB represents London and Surrey and has a thriving community focus, attracting a growing and engaged fan base.

Men’s 1st Team
National League Men’s Super8
Richmond Volleyball & Docklands VB has merged to create a new National League Men’s Super8 team (Volleyball England’s top performing league) and doing well – Won 3 and lost 3 (6th).

U18 Academies
Richmond Boys are 1st in the Men’s National League Div 3 South (won 12 and lost 1)
Richmond Girls are 1st in the Women’s National League Div 3 South East (won 9 and lost 1)

Seven RVB Junior players & a coach represented England Juniors at various 2017 North European Volleyball Championship age group tournaments held in Denmark and England.

London League
Richmond Men are 4th in the Premier League (won 4 & lost 4)
Richmond Women are 3rd in Division Two A (won 4 & lost 1)

Surrey League
Richmond Men are 1st in the 1st Division (won 6 & lost 1)
Richmond Women are 4th in the 1st Division (won 5 & lost 3)

National Juniors
RVB Juniors are competing in all national junior age groups and doing well so far….

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Richmond Docklands ease into quarter finals

Posted on November 13, 2017, Categories: Juniors, Leagues, NVL Men, NVL Women

Richmond Docklands reached the quarter finals of the National KO Cup for the first time in three seasons after a comfortable 3-0 win over non-league Wombourne. The visitors play in the West Midlands local league and had knocked out national league opposition in the first two rounds of this year’s competition. Therefore, Ruth Hoyoake’s side travelled in the hope of doing some more giant killing.

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Richmond Docklands makes statement of intent with historic Super 8s debut

Posted on October 2, 2017, Categories: Beach Volleyball, Community, Events, Juniors, Leagues, News, NVL Men, NVL Women, Uncategorized

Newly formed club beats champions IBB Polonia in five sets

After an off-season fraught with protracted negotiations between London Docklands, one of the most historic clubs in the country, and Richmond Volleyball Club, a rising force in English Volleyball, the debut match of the newly formed Richmond Docklands ended in a dream scenario.

The simple fact that Super 8 volleyball was played on Saturday evening at Kingston College Arena was a significant achievement and testament to the vision and hard work of all involved at both London Docklands and Richmond Volleyball Club.

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England Juniors edging closer towards Youth Olympic dream

Posted on August 7, 2017, Categories: Beach Volleyball, Community, Events, Juniors, Leagues, News, NVL Men, NVL Women, South London Volleyball League

The young English beach volleyball pair from Richmond VB, London (Javier Bello and Joaquin Bello) is one step closer to completing their Olympic dream finishing 2nd at the u18 CEV Youth Beach Volleyball Continental Cup qualifier – Pool F, which ended on Sunday in Larnaca, Cyprus. They will now progress to the Continental Cup finals next year with 16 other European Countries and the top 5 countries will qualify to the 2018 Youth Olympic Games Beach Volleyball tournament in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

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RVB u18 Girls qualify to National Grand Prix Final.

Posted on April 24, 2017, Categories: Juniors, Leagues, News, NVL Women

Congratulations to Richmond U18s Girls who beat London Lynx 3-0 in their final group game to top their National Grand Prix Group B with three wins out of three. They then went on to beat Black Country 3-1 in the semi-final to set up a final with Beach Academy in May.

U18 Richmond VB girls also finish the NVL season in third place after a 3-1 loss to Sussex Dolphins. Congratulations to this team for their best ever placing. Looking forward to the Grand Prix final in May.

Well done to all players, coaches and to all parents for their support and good luck in the finals.