The opening round of the AVP New York Gold Series stop has concluded with a few shake-ups occurring in the first matches of the day on the men’s side, while the women’s side remained fairly consistent throughout the day, with a near top-four showdown in the first elimination rounds.
Much like the FIVB’s new star rating system for their tournaments, the AVP has added a new elevated beach volleyball series into their line-up called the Gold Series.
2017 FIVB WORLD BEACH TOUR – RIO DE JANIERO May 17-21 Olympic Park, Barra da Tijuca Co-ed 4-Star Event Event…
The Olympic champions Alison Ceruti (above) and Bruno Schmidt won an Olympic gold medal last year in Rio’s Olympic park, and are now back for more on the $300,000 FIVB World Tour event.
After nearly a month since the last FIVB World Tour event, the action picks back up this week in Rio.
After a three-set win in the semifinals, the Olympic duo earned their second win of the tournament over Hyden/Doherty for the title.
Saturday’s action at the AVP Tour opener in Huntington Beach included another upset from #7 Ryan Doherty and John Hyden to make the semifinals.
The first day of the men’s main draw of the 2017 AVP Tour stop in Huntington Beach has concluded with two upsets over top-five pairs occurring.
Six of the eight matches were decided in straight sets as teams from seven countries advanced.
2017 FIVB WORLD BEACH TOUR – XIAMEN April 19-23, 2017 Co-Ed 3-Star Event Event site Match schedule The Round of…