The Manly Beach Volleyball Competition is a competition for schools around the Northern Beaches of Sydney. It allows a number of local schools around Sydney to have a fun day together in the sun on the Sydney Beaches, and allows them to get out their competitive spirit!
Dedicated to Beach Volleyball in Australia, the Northern Beaches Volleyball Associaion Inc. (NBVA) was established in 1989 as a non-profit organisation dedicated to the enjoyment and development of the sport in NSW and Australia. The NBVA is based in Manly, the hub of Sydney’s Northern Beaches and one of the most beautiful backdrops in the world.
Manly NSW is the birth place of beach volley ball in Australia and where Australian professional beach volleyball player Kerri Potthars honed her Gold Medal in the 2000 Sydney Olympics. This year 2014, Manly Beach host the the Oceania championships, the Oceania Continental Cup Olympic qualifiers and the opening round of the Australian beach volleyball tour grand slam.
Conducted by NSW State Volleyball, information from the website Manly Cup – Manly Warringah hosts its annual tournament at Warriewood on the northern beaches. A 2 day tournament with Honours and A divisions in both men’s/women’s.
The AVC Continental Cup sub-zonal tournament in Manly Beach is part of the qualification process for the beach volleyball competition at the Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games in 2016. The four finalists will progress to the next stage of the Continental Cup and will be joined by bronze medalists American Samoa in the men’s and Tuvalu in the women’s.
Nine months out from the Olympics, Australia's medal prospects have hit a major snag after the NSW Government cut funding for the nation's premier volleyball competition at Sydney's Manly Beach.
Junior session at Manly beach are run by NBVA. The NBVA Junior Development program is aimed at kids 9+ living on the Northern Beaches or other parts of Sydney. Run by NBVA and head coach Roger Jones, we are here to provide a fun environment for the kids to learn and play beach volleyball. Please contact NBVA via their contact form.
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