BEACH VOLLEYBALL


Last Beach Volleyball tournament of 2017 season coming up in Baku

Tuesday 10th of October 2017
Last Beach Volleyball tournament of 2017 season coming up in Baku

Baku, Azerbaijan, October 10, 2017. The very last tournament on schedule of a truly exciting 2017 Beach Volleyball season is due to start on Wednesday at the iconic Beach Arena in Baku, the venue that hosted the Beach Volleyball competition at the Baku 2015 European Games. This is the first Beach Volleyball event of this magnitude to take place in Azerbaijan in two years – and it comes only 10 days after the ‘Land of Fire’ successfully played host to the 2017 women’s EuroVolley.

Vladimir Putin pays visit to “Sport Inn” Beach Volleyball complex in Sochi

Tuesday 10th of October 2017
Vladimir Putin pays visit to “Sport Inn” Beach Volleyball complex in Sochi

Sochi, Russia, October 10, 2017. A few days ago, the Volleyball Federation of Russia (VFR) had the honour to welcome the President of the Russian Federation, Mr Vladimir Putin to the sports and recreation complex “Sport Inn” in Sochi. This first-class venue offers the very best conditions for the organisation of Beach Volleyball competitions and training camps.

Russian teams sweep top honours at EEVZA event in Batumi

Monday 9th of October 2017
Russian teams sweep top honours at EEVZA event in Batumi

Batumi, Georgia, October 9, 2017. Teams from Russia claimed the top honours from the EEVZA Beach Volleyball Tour event held this past weekend in Batumi, Georgia. Maksim Khudyakov/Ruslan Bykanov beat Ukraine’s Iaroslav Gordieiev/Evgen Zhuravel in the men’s final (21-10, 21-12) as reigning U18 and U20 European champions Mariia Bocharova and Maria Voronina emerged victorious from the women’s final against Viktoryia Siakretava and Viktoryia Shalayeuskaya of Belarus (21-15, 21-19).

Stroitel MINSK claim first-ever Supercup in Belarus

Monday 9th of October 2017
Stroitel MINSK claim first-ever Supercup in Belarus

Minsk, Belarus, October 9, 2017. The very first edition of the Supercup of Belarus took place this past weekend, with Stroitel MINSK and Shakhtior SOLIGORSK adding another chapter to their domestic rivalry right at the beginning of the 2017-2018 season.

Beksha new head coach of Belarus men’s national team

Saturday 7th of October 2017
Beksha new head coach of Belarus men’s national team

Minsk, Belarus, October 7, 2017. The 43-year-old Viktar Beksha, who last year helped Shakhtior SOLIGORSK claimed the national league title, is the new man at the helm of the men’s national team of the Republic of Belarus. He follows in the footsteps of Aliaksandr Sinhayeuski, who resigned from the position after Belarus finished in sixth place at the European qualifier held in July in Kortrijk, thus missing on qualification for next year’s World Championship.