Welcome to VK Barnet Volleyball Club!

Updated 12 Nov 2011

VK Barnet is north London's premier Volleyball club.

We train indoors every Wednesday evening (September till June) from 8pm to 10pm at the Queen Elizabeth Leisure Centre, Barnet, North London EN5 5RR (click here for a map).

We are affiliated to the Hertfordshire Volleyball Association and we currently run two Men's teams one in Division 1, the other in Division 2, one team in the Ladies' Division and a Mixed team.

LATEST NEWS

New Season Starts

Posted by Lisa on 06 Sep 2017

Welcome back to the new season. I hope you’ve had a great summer and are ready to get back to training. The VK Committee would like to thank you for your patience whilst we’ve been working to resolve the situation with the Hall at QE Girls School. Work has started on repairing the roof and we’ve been advised that the issues with the water have been resolved. We have everything crossed that we will be able to return to QE in the future.

We have sourced a short term solution. Training will resume on Tuesday evenings from 8-10pm at St Michael’s School, Nether Street, North Finchley, N12 7NJ
http://www.st-michaels.barnet.sch.uk

The first session is Tues 12th Sept. Unfortunately the Hall us not available to book on a Wednesday.

The sessions will have a qualified coach and will be on a pay as you go basis. Each session at St Michael’s will be £8. There is no joining or membership fee.

We will be entering a ladies team and a Men’s team into both Division 1 and 2 of the Herts League. We are looking for players to join our ladies team and Men’s first team with our second team being a development team for our junior section.

Please follow our Facebook group for up to date information.

https://m.facebook.com/groups/101492499935784

New Players Needed

Posted by Lisa on 07 Sep 2016

VK Barnet Volleyball Club are looking for new players to join both their ladies and men’s squads.

VK Barnet train every Wednesday evening from 8-10pm on two courts at QE Girls School, Barnet.

The sports centre is is easily accessible, directly opposite High Barnet Tube Station and has free parking in the car  park off Meadway.

VK Barnet play in the Herts League with 1 team in Men’s Division 1, 1 team in Men’s Division 2 and a team in the Ladies Division. We also enter teams in both the ladies and men’s KO Cup.

We are very  lucky to welcome back to the club hugely experience coach Donald Deans who will be supported by newly qualifed Level 2 coach Eloise Beckles and Junior Coach Eric Hill.

The club offer very competitive adult and concession membership packages as well as a pay as you go option. The first session is half price.

For further enquires please email: secretary@vkbarnet.net or complete the contact form below and a member of the club will be in contact.

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New Intermediate Junior Session on Fridays 6-8pm at Southgate School

Posted by Eric on 07 Sep 2016

We are starting a new Session on Friday nights from 6-8pm at Southgate School.(Term time only)
9th September to 9th December 2016
It is targeted at male and female 15-20 year olds who already have the core skills, and play intermediate level.
There won’t be coaching, just warm-up and lots of games. One of the coaches will set-up and organise players into 6 a side games on full court, or if more than 14, then  set up on 2 courts
Session cost is £3 for the 2 hours, pay the coach at the beginning of the session.

No need to book just turn up and play.
You must still register with the club if you haven’t already.
Contact Eric for any queries about joining the session.

VKB makes the VE Annual Awards Shortlist – Twice!

Posted by Eric on 19 Apr 2016

Fantastic news for the club, as two members are shortlisted, to attend the Awards night, and may even win on the night!

http://www.volleyballengland.org/news/article/5299/shortlist-for-annual-awards-has

Sean is nominated for Children’s Coach of the Year Award, with all the Satellite Club sessions and Junior Coaching he does.

Jess is nominated for Young Official of the Year Award, one of our many star Juniors who has been Scoring all our Matches on Wednesday nights as well as participate in the VE Junior Development Programme.

We wish them all the best on the 7th May, and watch this space to see what the results are.

Success for VK partner Satellite Club, Southgate College

Posted by Sean on 01 Apr 2016

Congratulations to the Girls’ team from Southgate College on reaching the semi-finals of the AOC College Tournament. The team are all members of the VK Woodhouse Junior Satellite Club and 1 or 2 of them have started playing for the VK Ladies team this season.

AOC published a great article about the team’s success, worth reading :-

http://www.aocsportchamps.org/news/2016/1/28/multi-national-team-unites-for-championships