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South London Volleyball League

Richmond Docklands succumb to second successive league defeat

Posted on December 12, 2017, Categories: Community, Events, Juniors, Leagues, News, NVL Men, South London Volleyball League

After a thoroughly dispiriting home performance against long-time rivals London Malory, Docklands had a full three weeks to stew until their next on-court appearance against fellow newcomers to Super 8s action Essex Blaze.

Team Essex came into the game winless in five competitive outings, but Richmond Docklands were well aware of the young side’s ability augmented by their rigorous coaching and training regime.

The question for Essex seemed to be when, not if, they would get their first victory of the season and a ring-rusty Richmond Docklands walked straight into a punch that left the side nursing their second successive league defeat.

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Richmond Docklands continues early season momentum with hard fought five set Super8s victory

Posted on November 6, 2017, Categories: Community, Events, Juniors, Leagues, News, NVL Men, South London Volleyball League

Richmond Docklands remains unbeaten after win against London Lynx on Saturday

With just eight teams in England’s top flight, the fixture list is always going to play havoc for coaches and players alike when trying to sustain momentum throughout a long season with relatively few games.

On Saturday morning when Richmond Docklands set foot on the University of East London’s court to take on London Lynx in Super8s action, it had been a full three weeks since the team’s last competitive fixture.

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NVL Super8 – RICHMOND DOCKLANDS IS BLUE!

Posted on September 26, 2017, Categories: Beach Volleyball, Community, Juniors, Leagues, News, NVL Men, South London Volleyball League

Come and support your local national super 8 volleyball men’s team this coming Saturday for their first national volleyball league super 8 home game of the season at the Kingston Arena.

The opening fixture should be an explosive one as the combined club of Richmond VB and London Docklands, entertain fellow Londoners and defending champions, IBB Polonia.

RICHMOND DOCKLANDS V’S  IBB POLONIA
National Volleyball Super 8 Men’s League
Saturday 30th September 2017
Warm/up 5:00pm  – 1st Serve 5.30pm

Kingston Arena, Kingston College, Kingston Hall Road, Kingston, Surrey, KT1 2AQ (nearest station Kingston – travel card zone 6)

Entry: FREE – Seating Capacity: 300 people

RVB Juniors help England finish fifth in European Under-18 Beach Volleyball Championships

Posted on September 8, 2017, Categories: Beach Volleyball, Community, Events, Juniors, News, NVL Men, South London Volleyball League

After five days of exciting competition, the young English beach volleyball pairing Javier Bello and Joaquin Bello (ranked 12th in Europe) from Richmond VB London, finished 5th in the 2017 CEV U18 Beach Volleyball European Championship which ended on Sunday, 27th August in Kazan, Russia.

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