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CEV President delighted over successful General Assembly

Monday 27th of October 2014
CEV President delighted over successful General Assembly

Antalya, Turkey, October 27, 2014. 48 national federations attended last Friday and Saturday the XXXV CEV General Assembly held in Antalya and with another seven having sent in a proxy letter, all 55 of the CEV members were represented in Turkey s most popular holiday destination. A message of unity and cohesion was sent out by Europe s Volleyball family only a few days before the FIVB Congress which is due to take place later this week in Cagliari, Italy.

Busy week ahead for European Volleyball family in Antalya

Wednesday 22nd of October 2014
Busy week ahead for European Volleyball family in Antalya

Antalya, Turkey, October 19, 2014. Europe s Volleyball family is just about to come together in Turkey s most popular holiday destination, the city of Antalya, where the XXXV CEV General Assembly is due to take place this coming weekend. The Congress – which will be attended by 48 national federations and where all remaining CEV members will be represented by proxy – will get underway on Friday afternoon and then continue through to Saturday with another two sessions, one in the morning and another in the afternoon.

New Сhairman оf Belarussian Volleyball Federation

Wednesday 15th of October 2014
New Сhairman оf Belarussian Volleyball Federation

Minsk, Belarus, 15 October, 2014. In Minsk at the headquarters of the National Olympic Committee held a conference at which it became known the name of the new chairman of the Belarussian Federation of Volleyball.

Russia’s women keep top spot of European Ranking despite missing out on World Champs medal

Wednesday 15th of October 2014
Russia’s women keep top spot of European Ranking despite missing out on World Champs medal

Luxembourg, October 15, 2014. The European Ranking for women’s national teams was recently updated following completion of the FIVB Volleyball Women’s World Championship Italy 2014. Though they could not retain the crown they had claimed in 2006 and 2010, 2013 European champions Russia still keep the top spot of the charts with 334 points followed by Serbia and Italy who share second place on 324. Russia and Serbia will represent Europe at next year’s FIVB World Cup in Japan where the first tickets to the 2016 Rio Olympics will be at stake. The tie between Serbia and Italy is broken by Serbia’s performance at last year’s European Championship where the Balkan team ended up in fourth place whereas Italy had to be content with sixth place. 

Russia and Latvia celebrate success in Batumi

Monday 6th of October 2014
Russia and Latvia celebrate success in Batumi

Batumi, Georgia, October 5, 2014. East European Volleyball Zonal Association (EEVZA) beach volleyball tour final ended on Sunday at beach volleyball stadium in the Georgian resort town of Batumi. Representatives of Russia and Latvia celebrated the victory on Georgian sands.