Snow, Sun and... Sand?

Friday 21st of February 2014
Snow, Sun and... Sand?

Sochi, Russia, February 20, 2014 - The Mayor of the Sochi 2014 Mountain Olympic Village and 2006 Olympic champion in speed skating, Svetlana Zhurova, took time out from her official duties today to challenge some of her volunteer team to a beach volleyball match in the Gorki Gorod Mall in the shadow of Sochi s spectacular snow-capped mountains.

Teams from Russia and Poland join Halkbank for Final Four showdown in Ankara

Tuesday 18th of February 2014
Teams from Russia and Poland join Halkbank for Final Four showdown in Ankara

Luxembourg, February 14, 2014. CEV DenizBank Volleyball Champions League - Men. An all-Russian duel between Belogorie BELGOROD and Zenit KAZAN has been set as one of the semifinal clashes in the 2014 CEV DenizBank Volleyball Champions League - Men. The organizer of the Final Four tournament Halkbank ANKARA will have yet another encounter with its League Round Pool F acquaintance JASTRZEBSKI Wegiel from Poland in the other semifinals. The two games that will determine this season s Champions League finalists are to take place in the Turkish capital on March 22, with the classification and the title matches scheduled for the following day.

Dinamo KAZAN celebrates second Final Four appearance

Tuesday 11th of February 2014
Dinamo KAZAN celebrates second Final Four appearance

Kazan, Russia, February 11, 2014. CEV DenizBank Volleyball Champions League - Women. Russia s champions Dinamo KAZAN got the right to participate in the Final Four Tournament of the CEV DenizBank Volleyball Champions League for the second time in their history after on Tuesday they claimed also the return game of the Playoffs 6 against Switzerland s Volero ZÜRICH. Dinamo stormed back after losing the opening set to claim a 3:1 home victory (21-25, 25-16, 25-19, and 25-21) and get the right to participate in the last act of the competition which is scheduled for March 15-16 in Baku, Azerbaijan. Dinamo will be trying to improve on the bronze medal they claimed two years ago as the Final Four had also taken place in Azerbaijan s capital city.

JASTRZEBSKI wins also second round of Polish derby to qualify to Final Four

Tuesday 11th of February 2014
JASTRZEBSKI wins also second round of Polish derby to qualify to Final Four

Rzeszow, Poland, February 11, 2014. CEV DenizBank Volleyball Champions League - Men. JASTRZEBSKI Wegiel is the first team that joins hosts Halkbank ANKARA in the Final Four Tournament of the 2014 CEV DenizBank Volleyball Champions League. On Tuesday the guys in orange jerseys claimed also the second round of the Polish derby with Asseco Resovia RZESZOW (3:1; 27-25, 23-25, 26-24, and 26-24) and this way got the right to compete for Europe s most desired trophy at the Final Four which is scheduled for March 22-23 in Turkey s capital city. The players of JASTRZEBSKI Wegiel will try to improve on the fourth place they had to be content with in 2011 as the last act of Europe s elite competition was held in Bolzano, Italy.

EEVZA prepares for another busy Beach Volleyball season

Saturday 1st of February 2014
EEVZA prepares for another busy Beach Volleyball season

Riga, Latvia, February 1, 2014. The schedule for the 2014 edition of the EEVZA Beach Volleyball Tour was prepared on Saturday in a meeting held at the Brazilija Beach Volleyball sports centre in Latvia s capital city, Riga.