Ninth-seeded Americans Trevor Crabb/Tri Bourne will face Russia’s Taras Myskiv/Valeriy Samoday in the men’s gold medal match, in a rematch of a Pool H meeting. The tournament marks Bourne’s return to the FIVB stage just a month after making his first AVP appearance in 18 months away with an autoimmune disorder.
To find out what is new with the Beach Majors Series in 2019 and how it wraps into the Olympic qualifying season, VolleyMob sat down with Beach Majors Series CEO Hannes Jagerhofer.
Fort Lauderdale, Florida, will be the first stop on the FIVB Beach Major Series tour for the second straight year.
As part of the World Tour Council meetings on Tuesday, the FIVB announced the 2018-19 slate, addressing the demands of some of the elite players with more high level events and also increasing the prize money by another 27 percent.
The Beach Volleyball Team Netherlands (BTN) has parted ways with 22-year-old blocker Tom Van Steenis. He and teammate Ruben Penninga…
“It seems this season things are clicking, I’d say the added experience of having a year under our belt and having more support from our integrated support team and a new coach have definitely all contributed.” – Canadian Brandie Wilkerson said.
Márcio Araújo has come out of retirement to resume his beach volleyball career
Three-time Olympic gold medalist Kerri Walsh Jennings is partnering up with fellow American Brooke Sweat for the P1440/FIVB co-sponsored four-star event in Las Vegas in October. Sweat is returning to the court after rotator cuff surgery.
After not even making the finals on Friday, Brazil’s Pedro Solberg/Bruno Schmidt were crowned King of the Court on Saturday in Antwerp, Belgium. The duo also was honored for the longest stay on the Kings side of the court during the competition.
King of the Court Utrecht, Netherlands Sept. 7 , 2018 Spain’s Pablo Herrera/Adrian Gavira won the first leg of the…