Laura Ludwig (left) and Kira Walkenhorst (right) have accomplished a lot together on the sand; in 2018, they both became mothers.
The world’s best beach volleyball pair for most of the last 4 years has returned to training after more than a year off the sand for Laura Ludwig.
Defending Olympic, World, and European Champion Kira Walkenhorst had to find an interim-temporary partner this weekend while her regular temporary partner Leonie Kortzinger played at the World University Championships.
With the Gstaad Major under way, the Beach Major Series announced its wildcard entries for the Vienna Major, which will be played July 30 – August 5 on Danube Island.
Kira Walkenhorst (left) will join Laura Ludwig (right) in 2018 motherhood, but it shouldn’t cost the former nearly as much time off the sand.
After losing both of their matches in the German tour’s first stop, Kira Walkenhorst and her interim partner Leonie Kortzinger advanced to the final in Dusseldorf.
Olympic gold medalist Kira Walkenhorst has a new partner and a new role for the 2018 beach volleyball season.
Defending Olympic Champion Kira Walkenhorst is still on the hunt for her 2018 partner.
Julia Sude and Chantal Laboureur of Germany share memories of taking the bronze at last year’s Fort Lauderdale event, as well as their thoughts on the rest of the 2018 Major Series, their partnership and goals.
The teams for the FIVB World Tour five-star event in Fort Lauderdale have been announced.