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Beresford VolleyFest 2016: 170 Teams Set to Compete

October 28, 2016, Newfoundland & Labrador Volleyball Association

The Newfoundland and Labrador Volleyball Association will be hosting the Beresford Ltd. VolleyFest 2017 during October 28-29 in St. John’s and vicinity. VolleyFest 2016 will have over 170 School teams taking part in 11 divisions with 21 Tiers. With 21 Gold Medals up for grabs the competition will be intense on all 30 courts this weekend.

VolleyFest 2016 continues to be largest school based volleyball tournament in Canada with over 170 teams competing in 11 divisions. The tournament will take place on 30 courts in St. John’s and vicinity with the primary venues in the NL Sports Centre for Junior High Divisions and the Field House for Senior High Divisions. Both venues house 5-6 courts.

VolleyFest will have over 2300 athletes, 2000 spectators, 350 coaches, 80 officials and 24 conveners throughout the event.

Bell TV will also be webcasting and live commentating matches from the main court in the Field House and the main court in the NL Sports Centre. Links for the webcast can found at

For more information or for tournament schedules please visit


Media Contact:

Russ Jackson
Executive Director, NLVA
Phone: 709-576-0817

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