Northern Ireland Volleyball Association Belfast U21 Street Volleyball Tournament Women 2000

Northern Ireland Volleyball Logo [References: 1]


NIVA Belfast U21 Street Volleyball Women's 2000

1Craigavon Aztecs U212205
2Campbell College Belfast1013
3Enniskillen Blockbusters U211011


Please click on the fixtures Recap to see Set Points for – Points against scores.


As part of the Millennium celebrations in Belfast City, a Street Volleyball tournament was part of a series of events organized by Belfast City Council as part of the weeklong City Centre Sports New Millennium celebrations. After Cycling, Athletics and Basketball events outside Belfast City Hall, the Street Volleyball competition, the first of its kind ever in either Ireland or Britain, featured Men’s and Women’s U21 teams from Campbell College Belfast, Larne Grammar School (Co. Antrim), Craigavon Aztecs (Co. Armagh) and Enniskillen Blockbusters (Co. Fermanagh). This tournament would have been unthinkable given the security situation in the area around Belfast City Hall even just a few months previously and the event was a welcome return to normality and sport.

Craigavon Aztecs won the Women’s Tournament, defeating Campbell College Belfast on points (25-12, 23-25) and then a sweep of Enniskillen Blockbusters (25-12, 25-19). Enniskillen Blockbusters and Campbell College Belfast tied the third fixture 25-15, 15-25, with the Belfast team winning the deciding third set 31-29.

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[1] Northern Ireland Volleyball (2017) Northern Ireland Volleyball Logo [Internet] Available from: [Accessed 9 March 2017]


[2] Rec.Sport.Volleyball – post to Group by Pady Murphy (2000) Volleyball on the streets of Belfast [Internet] Available from: [Accessed 10 July 2018]


Thanks to Yvonne Brady.


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