Entries by Lennart Neovius

Four new NEVZA International Referee Candidates

CEV referee commission organised an international referee course in Caorle, Italy, on December 12- 20. Twentysix new referees from 23 countries participated, four of them came from NEVZA countries. Picture from left: Niklas Kjaer Thomsen, Helena Persson, SWEDEN, Thomas André Transeth, NOR, and Marko Oravainen, FIN. Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden each have a new […]

CEV U17/U18 Volleyball EuroVolley 2022 1st round

Denmark will organize the first round of the 2022 CEV Youth Volleyball European Championships. The first round is organized by the Zonal Associations, and the NEVZA countries participating are the host Denmark, Faroe Islands, Finland, Iceland and Norway. Girls U17 will gather in Køge and boys U18 in Årre i Varde for matches 17th-19th of […]

NEVZA U19 Volleyball Championships: Dream Teams and MVP’s

As usual, the tournament is closed when the the participating teams vote for the All Star teams and Most Valuable Players. In the NEVZA 2021 Volleyball Championships in Rovaniemi, the following players were honoured: Dream Team, girls: Setter: Moona Tarkiainen, FIN Middle blockers: Miia-Maria Mäkikyrö FIN and Ella Peltomaa FIN Spikers: Caroline Krogh DEN and […]

Finland, Denmark and Sweden on the podium in NEVZA U19 Championships

All eight NEVZA nations were supposed to come to the 2021 NEVZA U19 Championship in Rovaniemi, Finland. Unfortunately, some teams had to withdraw due to the Covid-19 pandemic. But the participating teams made it to Rovaniemi in north Finland and showed that they had made their homework and showed impressing skills. England has been forced […]

NEVZA U19 Championship in Rovaniemi

After the U17 NEVZA Championship two weeks ago, it is now time for the older Under-Age group U19 to compete for the Championship medals. The tournament is taking place in Rovaniemi, in the two halls Santasport and Keltakangas . Over three days, teams from Denmark, Faroe Island, Iceland, Norway, Sweden and the host nation Finland […]

NEVZA U17 Volleyball Championships: Dream Teams and MVP’s

All players are winners, but they also had the chance to select players that stood out a little bit extra through the tournament. The teams voted for the Dream Teams and MVP, Most Valuable Player, for both genders. Dream Team Girls: Setter: Tota Buadottir, Faroe Islands Opposite: Lejla Sara Hadziredzepovic, Iceland Outside hitter: Soldis Björk […]

Relief, joy and a lot of fun when NEVZA restart with U17

Four of eight nations made it to the 2021 NEVZA U17 Championship in Ikast, Denmark. The teams from Denmark, Faroe Island, Iceland and Norway played at an impressing high level after the long period without exchange and with closed borders. Ikast, a small town in the middle of Jutland is mostly known for its fashion […]

U17 NEVZA Championship returns to Ikast

After almost two years without NEVZA tournaments for our youth national teams, we are excited to finally be back in Ikast, Denmark, where the U17 NEVZA Championship is taking place from October 18th-20th. Over three days, U17 teams from Norway, Faroe Island, Iceland, and the host nation Denmark will compete in the U17 NEVZA Championship. […]

NEVZA post-pandemic restart

The pandemic may still be there, but life start getting back in and between the NEVZA countries. A physical General Assembly was held in Katowice on September 17th and under-age volleyball tournaments will be arranged in October. The NEVZA General Assembly 2021 was held in Katowice prior to the CEV Congress and the finals in […]