BEACH VOLLEYBALL


Beach Volleyball party of the year about to unfold in Jurmala!

Tuesday 15th of August 2017
Beach Volleyball party of the year about to unfold in Jurmala!

Jurmala, Latvia, August 15, 2017. It has been only ten days since the 2017 edition of the FIVB Beach Volleyball World Championship ended in Vienna – and it is already time for Europe’s Beach Volleyball top players to take to the court again. Latvia’s most popular seaside resort, Jurmala, will be the ‘place to be’ for all those who are fond of this sport – and it is here where Europe’s new ‘Kings and Queens of the Beach’ will emerge on Sunday after five days of fierce competition.

Russia and France triumph with gold at CEV-EEVZA Satellite in Yantarny

Sunday 13th of August 2017
Russia and France triumph with gold at CEV-EEVZA Satellite in Yantarny

Yantarny, Russia, August 13, 2017. The double-gender CEV-EEVZA Satellite in Yantarny finished on Sunday with semi-final and final matches – and teams from France and Russia standing on top of the men’s and women’s podiums, respectively. The stands of the local beach sport complex located close to the Baltic Sea were almost full and the spectators enjoyed a number of classy matches on the final day of competition in the Kaliningrad Region.

Women’s EuroVolley taken to Azerbaijani schools to inspire a generation

Sunday 13th of August 2017
Women’s EuroVolley taken to Azerbaijani schools to inspire a generation

Baku, Azerbaijan, August 13, 2017. The Azerbaijan Volleyball Federation (AVF) continue their work on the ‘Volleyball at School’ project launched earlier this year ahead of the historic 2017 women’s EuroVolley that Azerbaijan and Georgia will co-host in late September. As a result, representatives of the Azerbaijan Volleyball Federation have visited a number of secondary schools, thus meeting with many of their students.

Easy day for favourites, busy one for local stars in Yantarny

Sunday 13th of August 2017
 Easy  day for favourites, busy one for local stars in Yantarny

Yantarny, Russia, August 12, 2017. On Saturday, the #CEVSatellite in Yantarny started with matches on schedule for Round 3 of the winners’ bracket. The organisers had to face many troubles after a tornado had stormed over the Baltic Sea, thus affecting also the beach sports complex in Yantarny. However, everything was fixed in time and the matches started according to the initial schedule.

Top seeds make it through qualification round at CEV-EEVZA Satellite Yantarny

Thursday 10th of August 2017
Top seeds make it through qualification round at CEV-EEVZA Satellite Yantarny

Yantarny, Russia, August 10, 2017. A double-gender CEV-EEVZA Satellite got underway on Thursday at the local beach sports complex in Yantarny – a seaside resort in Kaliningrad Region. The event started with the qualification round where the pre-favourites confirmed their status and eventually secured their spot in the Main Draw.