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Historic main draw qualification for Azerbaijan’s Karimova/Ferreira at Fuzhou Open

Wednesday 22nd of April 2015
Historic main draw qualification for Azerbaijan’s Karimova/Ferreira at Fuzhou Open

Fuzhou, China, April 22, 2015. On Wednesday Azerbaijan’s Iuliia Karimova/Raquel Goncalves Ferreira progressed to the 2015 FIVB Beach Volleyball Fuzhou Open main draw in only their third major tournament. The first FIVB tournament of the season also opens the Olympic qualification window for the 2016 Rio Olympic Games in Brazil.

KOHILA VC and PÄRNU VC crowned Estonia’s national champions

Wednesday 22nd of April 2015
KOHILA VC and PÄRNU VC crowned Estonia’s national champions

Kohila/Pärnu, Estonia, April 22, 2015. This past weekend KOHILA VC and PÄRNU VC claimed the title of this year’s Estonian national league in front of their respective home crowd. In the women’s final KOHILA VC defeated TTÜ TALLINN scoring three consecutive wins, whilst PÄRNU VC claimed the men’s title by recording a 4:1 in the final series with Bigbank TARTU.

Latvia’s Plavins/Egleskalns defeat top seeded qualifiers to enter 2015 Fuzhou Open main draw

Tuesday 21st of April 2015
Latvia’s Plavins/Egleskalns defeat top seeded qualifiers to enter 2015 Fuzhou Open main draw

Fuzhou, China, April 21, 2015. On Tuesday Martins Plavins/Hermans Egleskalns from Latvia defeated the top seeded qualifiers for a spot in the 2015 FIVB Beach Volleyball Fuzhou Open. The season opening men’s qualification tournament on April 21 also opened the Olympic qualification window for the 2016 Rio Olympic Games in Brazil. 

One month left untill CEV Masters Jurmala

Monday 20th of April 2015
One month left untill CEV Masters Jurmala

Jurmala, Latvia, April 20, 2015. With the organising team working day and night, the countdown for a month left untill CEV Beach volleyball Jurmala Masters has begun, which means the team registration for this event has been closed.

 

Armenia prepares to host first international competition, venue inspected at Lake Sevan

Tuesday 21st of April 2015
Armenia prepares to host first international competition, venue inspected at Lake Sevan

Yerevan, Armenia, April 20, 2015. As Armenia is preparing to host its first international competition later this year, the EEVZA U18 Beach Volleyball Championships, an inspection and site visit was organised this weekend and performed by Mr Ilya Volodarskiy, a member of both the CEV and FIVB Beach Volleyball Commissions.