Latvia all set up for pool win match at U19 World Champs

Thursday 28th of July 2016
Latvia all set up for pool win match at U19 World Champs

Larnaka, Cyprus, July 28, 2016. With two wins Latvia’s Tina Graudina/Paula Neciporuka are all set for the Pool B decider on Friday at the FIVB U19 World Championships in Larnaka.

Mihails Samoilovs wants to follow his brother’s footsteps at the U19 World Champs

Wednesday 27th of July 2016
Mihails Samoilovs wants to follow his brother’s footsteps at the U19 World Champs

Larnaka, Cyprus, July 27, 2016. With two wins in qualification on Wednesday Latvia’s Mihails Samoilovs and Kristaps Smits made it to the Main Draw of the FIVB U19 World Championships in Larnaka, Cyprus. And this is just the beginning, said the younger brother of Beach Volleyball star Aleksandrs Samoilovs. “Now we want to win the pool and of course play in the final.”

Samoilovs/Smedins and Ozolina/Lece crowned Latvian national champions

Tuesday 5th of July 2016
Samoilovs/Smedins and Ozolina/Lece crowned Latvian national champions

Jurmala, Latvia, July 25, 2016. Less than two weeks away from the start of the Rio 2016 Olympics, Latvia’s Beach Volleyball national champions were crowned in Jurmala. The clear-cut favourites of the tournament, Rio-bound and 2015 European champions Aleksandrs Samoilovs and Janis Smedins won the men’s title while Marta Ozolina/Alise Lece topped the women’s podium after a dramatic final match.

Russian players claimed gold at EEVZA U18 Beach Volleyball Championship

Sunday 24th of July 2016
Russian players claimed gold at EEVZA U18 Beach Volleyball Championship

Vilnius, Lithuania, 24 July, 2016. On Sunday Russian s Denis Shekunov/Alexey Kirienko and Elena Fediunova/Mariia Voronina claimed gold medals at the EEVZA U18 Beach Volleyball Championship held over the weekend at the Credit24 Arena in Vilnius.

Home teams ready for EEVZA U18 Championship in Vilnius

Wednesday 20th of July 2016
Home teams ready for EEVZA U18 Championship in Vilnius

Vilnius, Lithuania, July 20, 2016. This weekend Lithuania will be hosting the Eastern European Volleyball Zonal Association (EEVZA) U18 Beach Volleyball Championship, an event that will become a real volleyball fiesta. The competition will take place in the Credit24 Arena where the courts are located in the heart of the capital city Vilnius, surrounded by the curve of the river Neris.