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Watch the Great Yarmouth Classic - part of the annual Volleyball England Beach Volleyball Tour

Gorleston-on-Sea is proud to play host to the 2016 Volleyball England's Beach Volleyball Tournament for the second time in it's twelve year history here in Greater Yarmouth.

The Great Yarmouth Classic will this year be played out on the incredible wide, curving sandy beach at Gorleston-on-Sea where a 150-seater grandstand will be placed on the beach to provide free seating for spectators.

Sponsorship for the grandstand has kindly been provided by business owners along the wide esplanade next to the beach in Gorleston, including The Pier Hotel, Porterhouse, JayJays at the Beach, Marine Amusements and Marina Bay Café.

Competition for the title of men's or ladies doubles champions at the Great Yarmouth Classic is sure to be as fierce as ever over the weekend of Saturday 25 & Sunday 26 June 2016 as top-class UK Beach Volleyball players take to the beach courts to battle it out. Play starts early at 9am on both days, with the finals starting just after lunch on Sunday.

2016 is the twelfth consecutive year in which top beach volleyball players from all over the country travel to Great Yarmouth to compete in this popular beach sporting event.

In additon to Gorleston-on-Sea next to Great Yarmouth, the tour visits a number of other popular UK seaside destinations including Skegness, Weston-super-Mare, Bridlington and Weymouth, culminating in the finals at Margate.

For all enquiries relating to the tournament visit the beach section of the Volleyball England's website.

Play - sports of all sorts in Greater Yarmouth

Sporting activities

Pool

Great Yarmouth

An exciting place to eat, drink and socialise. Spacious bar & restaurant open all day serving breakfasts, quality food and traditional ales in a relaxed and comfortable environment. Children's menu available also daily and monthly specials.

Junior Driving

Great Yarmouth

Junior Driving and Segway Grand Prix at Pleasure Beach Gardens are great fun for kids and adults. Zip around the course and show off your skills.

Safari Adventure Golf

Great Yarmouth

Was that a giraffe? No, it was an elephant! At Pleasure Beach Gardens visitors of all ages can enjoy a round of safari themed adventure golf on the 12 hole course.

Richardson's Family Entertainment Centre

Lowestoft

We have 14 lanes all equipped with automatic bumpers for children or those who are new to bowling. Each lane has its own computer system to do the scoring for you.

Splashpad

Gorleston-on-Sea

Splashpad at Gorleston-on-Sea near Great Yarmouth is a fun wet play area for children with fountain sprays, jet streams and buckets of tipping water.

Great Yarmouth Racecourse

Great Yarmouth

Great Yarmouth Racecourse hosts flat racing fixtures every month from April through to October. The excellent facilities are also available for weddings, conferences, Christmas parties, balls , banquets, concerts and other events.

Greyhound Racing

Great Yarmouth

When it comes to sport which is fast & furious, Yarmouth Stadium in Great Yarmouth is the place to be. Greyhound racing action takes place every Monday, Thursday and Saturday evenings.

Stock Car Racing

Great Yarmouth

When it comes to sport which is fast & furious, Yarmouth Stadium in Great Yarmouth is the place to be. Join in the fun of stock car or banger racing on most Sunday evenings from mid-April to mid-September and mid-week in the summer.

Quasar

Great Yarmouth

Quasar at The Mint, Great Yarmouth, is the UK's largest laser tag arena open all year! Suitable for players of all ages, 2 - 30 players. An amazing atmosphere for an unforgettable experience and perfect for birthday parties.

Lost World Adventure Golf

Hemsby

A stunning, dinosaur themed minigolf course. Nine holes of family fun, and why not try your hand at ‘panning for gold’ while you’re here! Floodlit at dusk.

Fun Park

Hemsby

Fun Park in Hemsby near Great Yarmouth. Family entertainment park, dodgems, waltzers, go-carts, children's rides & a giant slide, slide as long as you like!

Hollywood Indoor Adventure Golf

Great Yarmouth

Britain's only indoor adventure crazy golf-11 fabulous themed areas in the Historic Windmill Theatre on Yarmouth seafront (situated opposite the Sealife centre) with showbiz, theatre & cinema memorabilia in historic 1908 landmark building.

Children's Playground

Great Yarmouth

Bure Park, Great Yarmouth, is a beautifully maintained 20 acre open space bordering the River Bure with a pitch & putt 18 hole golf course, a children's play area, lake with wildfowl, picnic seating area and is perfect for walking too.

Pitch & Putt - 18 hole course

Great Yarmouth

Bure Park, Great Yarmouth, is a beautifully maintained 20 acre open space bordering the River Bure with a pitch & putt 18 hole golf course, a children's play area, lake with wildfowl, picnic seating area and is perfect for walking too.

Revolution Fitness

Great Yarmouth

Revolution Fitness, Great Yarmouth, welcomes individuals of all fitness levels. With a good range of cardio vascular equipment and weights and circuit training workouts, Revolution Fitness can help you achieve your goals.

Browston Hall Golf & Leisure

Great Yarmouth

Browston Hall, Great Yarmouth, has a superb 9 hole Par 3 golf course and 24 bay floodlit driving range, set in beautiful surroundings, for the keen golfer to enjoy. Open to non members. Browston Hall also has its own Golf Pro shop.

Tennis Courts

Great Yarmouth

Browston Hall, Great Yarmouth, has two hard surface tennis courts available for tennis enthusiasts to enjoy. Hire rates are very reasonable and booking is not always necessary.

Hall Farm Fisheries

Great Yarmouth

Hall Farm Fisheries in Burgh Castle, near Great Yarmouth has two lakes and is open for day and night fishing all year round. Hall Farm fishing and its facilities are disabled friendly.

Herbert Woods

The Broads

Explore the Norfolk Broads National Park from the water on board our Day Boats, Picnic Boats or Canoes.

Cycle Hire

Great Yarmouth

The Broads is ideal for cycling, with quiet roads, gentle slopes and beautiful countryside

Fitness 2000

Great Yarmouth

Fitness 2000, Great Yarmouth, a modern complex with gymnasium, cycling and dance studios, regular fitness classes, tanning facilities and cafe with free WiFi.

Croft Farm Riding Centre

Great Yarmouth

Croft Farm Riding Centre, Great Yarmouth, located in Filby Village provide riding lessons for adults and children and can cater for riders with disabilities.

Legends Fitness Academy

Great Yarmouth

Wellington Bowl Ten Pin Bowling Centre

Great Yarmouth

Wellington Pier Ten Pin Bowling Centre in Great Yarmouth is undoubtedly the most modern ten pin bowling and entertainment centre in the region, built in a unique position on the pier overlooking the beach with amazing sea views!

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