URBOND

ABOUT OUR CLUB

We're a Portsmouth based volleyball club founded in 2017.
Our teams compete at the National Volleyball League (NVL).
We welcome beginners and experienced players at our club as we aim to promote volleyball in our communities.
To join our club,email ws@urbond.org or pop in to one of our sessions for a chat.

Fitness comes first !

OUR TEAMS

We’re looking for sponsors (contact us on ws@urbond.org)

LADIES TEAM

League: NVL Division 3 South East
Training day / time: Thursdays, 8:00pm – 9:30pm
Venue: Somerstown Community Centre, PO5 4EY

MENS TEAM

League: NVL Division 2 South
Training day / time: Tuesdays, 7:00pm – 9:00pm
Venue: Charles Dickens Activity Centre, PO1 4DY

YOUTH TEAMS

A 2020 project that will encourage youths in our community to participate in fitness and sporting activities.
Email for more information: ws@urbond.org

We organise and take part in friendly games and tournaments

UPCOMING FIXTURES

2019/20 National Volleyball League (NVL) Season

Ladies Fixtures

NVL W3SE League Table
@ Priory Sports Centre
Cup Match: 3pm
URBOND Ladies Vs Sussex Dolphins 1

Match Report:
URBOND forfeited the game.

@ Kingston College Arena, KT1 2AQ
Match 2: 13pm - London Giants Vs URBOND Ladies
Match 3: 15pm - Richmond VB 2 Vs URBOND Ladies
@ Strood Sports Centre, Watling Street, Strood, Rochester, Kent, ME2 3JQ
Match 1: 11pm - Maidstone Vs URBOND Ladies
Match 2: 13pm - URBOND Ladies Vs Portsmouth VC
@ Priory Sports Centre, Portsmouth, PO4 0DL
Match 1: 11am - URBOND Ladies Vs South Hants
@ Priory Sports Centre, Portsmouth, PO4 0DL
Match 2: 13pm - Richmond VB 2 Vs URBOND Ladies
Match 3: 15pm - Portsmouth VC Vs URBOND Ladies
@ Priory Sports Centre, Portsmouth, PO4 0DL
Match 1: 11am - URBOND Ladies Vs Sussex Dolphins 2
@ Bethnal Green Academy E2 6NW
Match 2: 11pm - London Giants Vs URBOND Ladies
Match 3: 13pm - URBOND Ladies Vs South Hants
@ Maidstone Leisure Centre
Match 1: 11am - Maidstone Vs URBOND Ladies
@ The Ashcombe Volleyball Centre
Match 1: 11am - Sussex Dolphins 2 Vs URBOND Ladies

Mens Fixtures

NVL M2S League Table
@ Priory Sports Centre
Cup Match: 12pm - 3pm
URBOND Mens Vs Guildford International VC

Match Report:
URBOND Mens LOST 1 - 3 sets
(18-25, 28-26, 25-18, 25-22)

URBOND Mens now dropped to the Shield Competition where they hope to make progress to the final stages of it.
The next Shield Game will be on Nov. 9th against South Hants VC in South Hants.

@ Priory Sports Centre
12pm - 3pm
URBOND Mens Vs Guildford International VC

Match Report:
URBOND Mens WON 3 - 1 set
(25-14, 25-18,28-30, 25-12).

The first league game for the team for the 2019/20 season and off with a good start!
After suffering a 1 - 3 sets defeat from Guildford 2 weeks ago, the boys of Coach Wens were determined to right their wrongs and did that with style in front of their fans.

With 3 points now in the bag,next stop is Weymouth.

@ Redlands Community Sports Hub, DT3 5AW
2pm - 5pm
Weymouth Beach VC Vs URBOND Mens

Match Report:
URBOND Mens LOST 1 - 3 sets
(17-25, 22-25, 25-22, 25-19)

Facing a Weymouth side wasn't going to be an easy game as the Weymouth team was on an 18 game winning streak spanning from last (2018/19) season.
After the game, Coach Wens stated he was pleased with the team's performance and emphasised more still has to be done to achieve this year's objective.

The next game is on Sat.19th Oct. in Bristol vs Bristol VC.

@ Steiner Academy Sportshall
62 Oldbury Court Road, Bristol
BS16 2JG

11pm - 1pm
Bristol VC Vs URBOND Mens

Match Report:
URBOND Mens WON 3 - 2 set
(25-22,25-21,18-25,16-25,7-15).

A hard earned victory in this fixture as the lads had to come from 2 sets down to win the game.
With 3 points now in the bag,next stop is Richmond on November 2nd.

@ Christ’s School, Queen’s Road,
Richmond TW10 6HW

4pm - 7pm
Richmond VB Vs URBOND Mens

Match Report:
URBOND Mens LOST 1 - 3 sets
(26-24, 25-20, 24-26, 25-17)

'It was a game we should've win.We made more mistakes than our opponents and that's what made us lost the game'...Festus (team setter)

@ Mountbatten Leisure Centre
12pm - 3pm
URBOND Mens Vs MK City VC
@ Mountbatten Leisure Centre
12pm - 3pm
URBOND Mens Vs Team Bristol
@ Applemore Leisure Centre
12pm - 3pm
New Forest VC Vs URBOND Mens
@ Priory Sports Centre
12pm - 3pm
URBOND Mens Vs Newmarket VC

Community Fitness Sessions

Sundays from 12pm @ Charles Dickens Centre,PO1 4DY Everyone is welcome 🙂

CLUB HISTORY

URBOND launched it's Volleyball Project with a purpose to promote participation in fitness and sporting activities and also to promote cohesion amongst community members.
MARCH:
Launch of URBOND Men’s Team
JULY:
Mens team affiliated with Volleyball England and registered for the 2017/18 National Volleyball League (Division 3 South)
OCTOBER:
1st NVL fixture for URBOND Men’s team (away fixture vs Dartford VC & Richmond 2 VC). Won (3-1) against Dartford & Lost (1-3) against Richmond 2 VC.
MAY:
End of 1st season (2017/18) in NVL. Finished 6th from 11 teams.
40 points (Played 20, Won 10, Lost 10)
MAY:
End of 2nd season (2018/19) in NVL.Finished 3rd from 9 teams.The team promoted to Division 2 South. 34 points (Played 16, Won 9, Lost 7)
JULY:
URBOND Ladies Team registers with Volleyball England for the 2019/20 NVL volleyball Season.

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