Germany will once again host a major beach volleyball event, as they will tackle the 2019 FIVB Beach Volleyball World Championships in Hamburg.
August was jam packed with international beach volleyball on the AVP and FIVB Tours as well as in world championships, while the college season geared up.
It was a Christmas miracle for 2016 Rio beach Olympian Laura Ludwig this year as she announced on her Facebook that she would be taking the 2018 beach season off because she is pregnant.
The German end of year awards has taken place, with familiar faces winning the countries Best Team award – beach stars Laura Ludwig and Kira Walkenhorst.
For the second straight season, the 2018 FIVB World Tour Finals will be held in Hamburg, Germany after a success 2017 finale.
The 2016 Rio Olympic and 2017 FIVB Beach World Championship champion Kira Walkenhorst will sit out for a few month due to having surgery on her hip.
There are many things that go into making a successful beach volleyball pairing, with things such as chemistry and team-spirit.
German Laura Ludwig earned her second straight FIVB Most Outstanding Player honor as well as Best Defensive Player, Sportswoman of the Year and Most Inspirational accolades after winning the FIVB World Championships and Swatch World Tour titles.
With the 2017 FIVB World Tour Finals ended, new rankings and money totals have emerged.
2017 SWATCH BEACH VOLLEYBALL FIVB WORLD TOUR FINALS – WOMEN August 23-27 Hamburg, Germany Schedule/Results Event Page Defending champions Laura…