Top-seeded Belarus team strikes gold in Sweden without dropping a single set

Sunday 21st of April 2019
Top-seeded Belarus team strikes gold in Sweden without dropping a single set

Göteborg, Sweden, April 21, 2019. If Emi van Driel/Raisa Schoon started from the 14th seed to claim women’s gold, Aliaksandr Dziadkou and Pavel Piatrushka of Belarus lived up to their status of top seeds at the 1-Star tournament in Göteborg to seize men’s gold. The eventual winners did not lose a single set throughout the tournament.

One more school in Armenia enjoying the perks of the CEV School Project

Friday 19th of April 2019
One more school in Armenia enjoying the perks of the CEV School Project

Yerevan, Armenia, April 19, 2019. The CEV School Project and the accompanying "School Volley" festival was organised earlier this week in the city of Stepanakert in Armenia as the kids of the local primary school No. 7 enjoyed their day with Volleyball. The president of the Volleyball Federation of Armenia, Hrachya Muradyan was also present on this occasion.

Kemerovo hosts first Snow Volleyball tournament held in Siberia

Tuesday 16th of April 2019
Kemerovo hosts first Snow Volleyball tournament held in Siberia

Kemerovo, Russia, April 16, 2019. A men’s only Snow Volleyball tournament, the Sheregesh 2019, took place last Saturday at the famous Sheregesh ski resort, at an altitude of 1,200 meters above sea level. Six teams from Kemerovo, Belovo, Novosibirsk, Barnaul and Tomsk participated in the competition. Russian Super League Volleyball club Kuzbass KEMEROVO and the Volleyball Federation of the Kemerovo Region sponsored the event.     

New Russia coach Sammelvuo shares plans for 2019 season

Tuesday 16th of April 2019
New Russia coach Sammelvuo shares plans for 2019 season

Moscow, Russia, April 16, 2019. Tuomas Sammelvuo will be at the helm of the Russian men’s national team for the first time this year – and one of the major highlights of an extremely busy season will be the historic CEV EuroVolley 2019 Men. “The main goal is to be well ready for it,” Sammelvuo said.  

Qualifiers Kuvichka and Kislytsyn secure gold at 1-Star event in Malaysia

Monday 15th of April 2019
Qualifiers Kuvichka and Kislytsyn secure gold at 1-Star event in Malaysia

Langkawi, Malaysia, April 15, 2019. Russia have been the major force to reckon with in Snow Volleyball this year, but if we move to the sand, their teams are performing very well too. On Sunday, Daniil Kuvichka and Anton Kislytsyn outplayed their compatriots Andrey Bolgov and Vladislav Ermilov in the all-Russian finale of the FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour Langkawi 1-Star in Malaysia.