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Volleyball

Competitive and social volleyball. All levels welcome!

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LSESU Volleyball is open to ALL LSE students, regardless of their volleyball background.

We offer a range of opportunities for our members including competitive play, casual play and socialising.

Here is the place to meet new people, have fun and enjoy the sport!

Welcome Week Events 2021!

Welcome fair 2021: 22nd Sept, 11am-3pm, Saw Swee Hock Student Centre (SU) 

"Come visit us at this year's Welcome Week Fair to meet our committee members and get a better sense of our club and our plans for the upcoming season"

'Give It A Go' Sessions 2021: 25th Sept, 10am-12pm for beginners/12-2pm for experienced, Regent's Park 

"Come along to our Welcome Week GIAG session to get a taste of what playing volleyball with our club is like" 

Sign up by completing this form: https://forms.gle/dm796DQ43t88Uwvz6

Welcome week social 2021: 26th Sept, 5pm, Bounce Farringdon 

"Come join us at Bounce Farringdon to cap your Welcome Week off with beer pong and table tennis"

Buy your ticket here: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/lse-volleyball-social-bounce-farringdon-tickets-174958093367 

Trainings

Our training plan for MT:

Both our Men’s and Women’s teams will have 1 volleyball coached training session and 1 Strength & Conditioning (S&C) session per week. 

Women’s team: 

  • Training: Saturdays 7-9PM at Somers Town Community Sports Centre, 134 Chalton Street, London - Camden, NW1 1RX.

  • S&C: day and time TBC, LSESU gym.

Men’s team: 

  • Training: Sundays 12-2PM at Somers Town Community Sports Centre, 134 Chalton Street, London - Camden, NW1 1RX.

  • S&C: day and time TBC, LSESU gym. 

Our Mixed team will have 1 volleyball coached training session every 2 weeks. 

Mixed team:

  • Training: Saturdays 7-9PM and Sundays 12-2PM alternately at Somers Town Community Sports Centre, 134 Chalton Street, London - Camden, NW1 1RX.

We are hoping to deliver more training sessions in LT when the court on campus will be ready :) 

Events & Socials

Regular/Weekly socials: 

  • Zoo Club on Wednesday nights after games.

  • Weekly dinners/drinks after trainings and games.

  • Club events at the most famous student clubs in London like Tiger Tiger and Piccadilly Institute at discounted prices (At least 1 per term). 

  • Socials with other AU clubs (At least 1 per term). 

Special events & activities: 

  • Large AU events E.g., AU Carol and AU Ball (At least 1 per term).

  • Charity Volleyball tournament with other universities (LT).

  • Volleyball tournament at Sciences Po University, Paris (LT).

Competitions

1. BUCS (British Universities & Colleges Sport):

  • Both our Women’s and Men’s teams compete in the BUCS league, in the South Eastern Tier 2B.  

  • All BUCS games take place on Wednesdays 

For more information on BUCS click here: https://www.bucs.org.uk 

2. LUSL (London University Sports League):

  • Our Mixed team competes in the LUSL intermediate league.

  • All LUSL games take place on Mondays. 

For more information on LUSL click here: https://www.bucs.org.uk/premier-sports/lusl.html 

Join the LSESU Volleyball family

We have 2 membership options available: Competitive membership and social membership. 

Please find below a detailed overview of each membership:

1. Competitive membership: (£65 for MT ONLY) 

  • Opportunity to compete in the BUCS league with the Women’s or Men’s team. 

  • Opportunity to compete in the LUSL league with the Mixed team. 

  • 1 coached volleyball training session per week.

  • 1 Strength and Conditioning (S&C) session per week.

  • All travel costs for away games covered. 

  • Access to outdoor volleyball sessions at Regent’s park. 

  • Access to volleyball tournaments, friendly games and charity events. 

  • Access to all club events & socials. 

  • Opportunity to attend tournaments/trips abroad (cost not covered).

2. Social membership: (£25 for MT ONLY) 

  • Opportunity to compete in the LUSL league with the Mixed team. 

  • 1 coached volleyball training session every 2 weeks. 

  • Access to outdoor volleyball sessions at Regent’s park. 

  • Access to volleyball tournaments, friendly games and charity events. 

  • Access to all club socials & events. 

  • Opportunity to attend tournaments/trips abroad (cost not covered). 

*Volleyball Give it a Go Mailing List does not give you full access to the club. If you sign up for that, you will receive important updates about trials and taster sessions until the 1st of November. After that, if you would like to officially join our club, you need to purchase FULL MEMBERSHIP (competitive or social) via the LSESU website* 

We would advise you to join our GIAG and tryouts sessions first before buying your memberships! 

Contact Us

The committee is really excited to welcome new members to the club!

Join our private group on Facebook called "LSESU Volleyball 2021-22" to get all information regarding tryouts, GIAG sessions and welcome week events! 

Also make sure to follow us on our Facebook and Instagram pages and feel free to send us a message if you have any questions. 

Elections

Volleyball Michaelmas Term Elections 2021

Club and Society elections run to elect any members into committee positions that are currently vacant.

2 posts are up for election.

Nominations are now closed.

The polls open at 17:00 on Wednesday 20 October 2021 (in 4 days and 3 hours)

Please log in to see more details.