26th International Teachers Volleyball Tournament was organized by Estonian School Sport Union (ESSU)
Historical 26th International Teachers Volleyball Tournament was held in border town Valga/Valka on 2nd and 3rd of January 2015. Valga is a town in southern Estonia and the capital of Valga County. Until their separation in 1920, Valga and the town of Valka in northern Latvia were one town.
34 school teams took part in the tournament (30 teams from Estonia, 3 teams from Latvia and 1 team from Finland). All team members except one (teachers) must enrol at the same school.
34 teams was separated into 3 leagues based on the results of the previous year.
1st league, 9 teams
- Riga Jugla Secondary School (Latvia)
- Tartu Descartes School (Estonia)
- Elva Gymnasium (Estonia)
2nd league, 12 teams
- Dundaga Secondary School (Latvia)
- Oru School (Estonia)
- Viimsi School (Estonia)
3rd league, 13 teams
- Paikuse Elementary School (Estonia)
- Audru School (Estonia)
- Noo Elementary School (Estonia)
Besides, the Estonian School Sport Union organises various teachers competitions through the academic year.
Every October , Teachers Basketball Tournament (2 women + 3 men on court) take place, in November, there is the Headmasters Volleyball Tournament (3 women + 3 men on court), begiining of the year around January/February, we organise the skiing seminar for teachers and in March, there is the Teachers Volleyball Tournament ,,ACES", in which the addition of the player'sage must be over 290 years.
It is very important to give teachers possibility to come together and enjoy sports.
ESSU is eager to welcome teachers teams from other countries to participate in one of those events.
For more information: please, contact firstname.lastname@example.org (Henri Ausmaa, Estonian School Sport Union)