upcoming events

University of Winnipeg - Senior Women's Tournament
New this Year!

We are expanding our GVB Annual High School Tournament to include a Senior Women’s competitive category.

The tournament will be held at the University of Winnipeg on September 7/8, 2018.

Tournament Fee: $250.00

Contact is Gui Ossig: guilhermeossig@gmail.com

Spring Annual General Meeting
Wednesday, May 9th, 2018
7 pm @ Bronx Park
Community Centre
131 Chelsea Place

All returning teams need to have a team representative present at the meeting or they will be fined $100 and/or risk losing their spot in the league.

important dates

Fall Organizational Meeting
September 5, 2018
Bronx Community Club
131 Chelsea Place


Last Updated: August 17, 2017, 9:26 pm
Frequently Asked Questions


• The registration deadline is September 22 – final roster and fees due. Teams not registered by the deadline will be fined $25. A $25 fine will be charged each week after the deadline and all matches will be defaulted until the team is registered and fees are paid.
• All players must be registered with the WWVL prior to participating in any matches. Any team using an illegal player with be assessed a match loss and fined $25.
• All teams must have a minimum of 8 players on their roster to be considered registered in the WWVL.
• A team must have at least 60% of its roster from the previous WWVL season to be considered a Returning Team.
• Players may only be registered with and play full-time on one WWVL team.
• Please see Section E.1 of the WWVL Guidelines for more details on registration.

Rescheduling & Defaults

• Teams are allowed to reschedule one match per round robin (a minimum of five days' notice is required). Playoff games may not be rescheduled.
• Please see Section E.4 of the WWVL Guidelines for more details on rescheduling.
• If a team does not have 6 players at the scheduled match start time, the first set is defaulted. Fifteen minute intervals are allowed for the second and third sets. After 30 minutes, the entire match is defaulted and a match loss and $25 fine are assessed.
• Please see Section E.6 of the WWVL Guidelines for more details on defaults.


• Teams that are concerned about their ability to field enough players for an entire match may use a player registered in the same or a lower WWVL tier as a substitute (where tier 1 is the highest).
• Please see Section E.5 of the WWVL Guidelines for more details on substitutions.


• Meeting Fine – Teams will be fined $100 if a representative is not present at the Fall Organizational Meeting or the Spring Annual General Meeting.
• Default Fine – Teams will be fined $25 if they do not have at least six players on the court for a scheduled match.
• Illegal Player Fine – Teams will be fined $25 if an illegal player participates in a match.
• Uniform Fine – Teams will be fined $25 if a player is out of uniform after the uniform deadline.
• Scoresheet Fine – Teams will be fined $25 for each scoresheet not received by the Tier Convenor within one week of the match.
• Scorecard Fine – Teams will be fined $10 for failure to provide scorecards.


• The uniform deadline is October 31.
• Uniforms must consist of same colour and style shirts (numbers on front and back).
• If any player is not in uniform after the deadline, the team will be fined $25.
• Please see Section E.3 of the WWVL Guidelines for more details on uniforms.

Match Format

• All matches are best of 5 sets; all sets are rally point. The first 4 sets are to 25 points and the fifth set is to 15 points. All sets must be won by 2 points.
• Please see Section F.1 of the WWVL Guidelines for more details on match format.

Time Limits

• Time limits will be imposed for all facilities with less than four hours of time for two WWVL matches.
• Please see Section F.2 of the WWVL Guidelines for more details on time limits.