Jets Volleyball Club is Scotland’s largest volleyball club fielding six teams in the Scottish National Volleyball League plus two teams in the Edinburgh District Volleyball League and various junior volleyball teams. These teams compete in local volleyball competitions in Edinburgh and throughout Scotland. Jets Club is also affiliated to the Universities around Edinburgh and Scotland and the club has a wide international mix of volleyball players.
Edinburgh Jets Volleyball Club is the most active and social Scottish volleyball club and the most successful in Edinburgh. They are always looking for more people to play volleyball in Edinburgh. They have volleyball sessions in Edinburgh for all levels from beginners with no experience to players playing at national level in Scotland and Internationally. So whether you have played before or not, you are more than welcome to join the volleyball club.
Junior and school sessions for under 18s in Edinburgh also run and Jets are currently aiming to develop their Edinburgh Junior Volleyball Club into the best in Edinburgh and Scotland. Jets are also looking for volunteers to join the club to fulfil other roles away from the playing side such as photographers, match day organizers and journalists. Please contact them if you’re interested.
EVENT – Saturday 16th January 2010
This Saturday, Jets are hosting a showcase event in which 4 matches will take place starting at 9.45am. Jets are taking this opportunity to raise money for charity – the chosen charity is ‘Cash for Kids’.
During the day there will be food and drink for sale. All proceeds raised will go towards the chosen charity. During the feature match of the day, there will be a 10 minute interval between Sets 2 and 3 to allow for more fundraising events and to also allow a bit of audience participation.
There is a packed day of important volleyball matches together with a relaxing night out at the Grassmarket Bar afterwards when the Wii competition will take place.
The schedule of the day is as follows:- Venue – Broughton High School
Match 1 – FBS 9.45am – Edinburgh Jets Vs City of Edinburgh – Division 1 Men
Match 2 – FBS 11.45am – Edinburgh Jets II Vs South Ayrshire – Division 1 Women
Match 3 – FBS 1.45pm – Edinburgh Jets I Vs North Lanarkshire – Division 1 Women
Match 4 – FBS 3.45pm – Edinburgh Jets III Vs City of Edinburgh II – Division 2 Women ***feature match***
Please help to drum up some support for Volleyball in Scotland a pop along to back your local team! For More info, please visit http://bit.ly/5G8VpZ