Volleyball In York 

Playing volleyball for more than 40 years, York VC was formed by GB volleyball player Pete Bibby in 1974. The club have played in the Yorkshire Leagues for many years. In 2009 the Men's team entered the National Volleyball League, with the Women following in 2014. We now have two women's teams and one men's team in the National Volleyball League.

York Volleyball Club is a Volley 2 ClubMark accredited club. We welcome everyone. Whether you would like to play in a team or just for fun, whatever your age or ability, we have a session to suit you. 

We supply coaching at each of our training sessions, delivered by registered Volleyball England coaches, with separate junior and fun/social sessions on Fridays. 

During the indoor season (September - April) there are team-specific training sessions. In the summer we mix everyone together, play in summer tournaments and host a popular mixed tournament, the York VolleyFest.

All new players are welcome. Get in touch and we can advise you which sessions will meet your needs.

The people behind York Volleyball Club 

Our committee members

Chairman - Stewart Miller

Assistant Chairman - Tim Godson

Treasurer - Mike Hainsworth 

Club Secretary - Amy Jeffs

Club Welfare Officer - Martyn Quick

Venues Secretary - Vacant

Fixtures Secretary - Vacant

Officials Secretary - Mike Turner

Members Secretary - Vacant

Social Secretary - Anja Miller

Our coaches 

York Men - National Volleyball League Division 2 North Men

Gabriela Pecovska

York Falcons - National Volleyball League Division 2 North Women

Amy Jeffs

York Vipers - National Volleyball League Division 3 North Women

Amy Jeffs 

York Kings - Yorkshire Premier League Men

Gabriela Pecovska

York Wolves - Yorkshire Premier League Women

Mike Turner

York Lions - Yorkshire Championship Men 

Mike Hainsworth

York Pumas - Yorkshire Championship Women 

Stewart Miller

Beginners & recreational players

Tim Godson, Stewart Miller & Mike Hainsworth 


Amy Jeffs, Tim Godson & Gabriela Pecovska

Chairman - Stewart Miller

Stewart starts his term as club chairman this summer (2019), after being elected at the AGM. 

Stewart has been an active member and Vice-Chair of the club for many years, ensuring a seamless handover from the long standing Chair Tim Godson. 


Stewart plays for York Lions and coaches the York Pumas in the Yorkshire Championship.