BEACH VOLLEYBALL


Volleyball festival organised in Yerevan on Victory Day

Tuesday 9th of May 2017
Volleyball festival organised in Yerevan on Victory Day

Yerevan, Armenia, May 9, 2017. On Tuesday, a mass sports festival took place at Azatutyun square in conjunction with the celebrations for Victory Day organised in the Armenian capital, Yerevan. Around 60 young Volleyball players took part in the event. All teams enjoyed competing at the festival organised by the Ministry of Sport and Youth Affairs and the Volleyball Federation of Armenia (VFA), with all participants returning home with balls donated by the VFA.

Estonian national teams get ready for World Championship qualifiers and much more!

Friday 5th of May 2017
Estonian national teams get ready for World Championship qualifiers and much more!

Tallinn, Estonia, May 5, 2017. The men’s and women’s national teams of Estonia have started this week their preparations for a busy, exciting summer – and this applies especially to the men who are set to enter as many as three ‘major’ tournaments. Estonia will first host a qualifier to the 2018 FIVB Men’s World Championship from May 24 to 28 before they make their historic debut in the FIVB World League in early June – and later this summer compete at EUROVOLLEY POLAND 2017.

Zenit KAZAN complete hat-trick of Champions League titles

Sunday 30th of April 2017
Zenit KAZAN complete hat-trick of Champions League titles

Rome, Italy, April 30, 2017. Zenit KAZAN confirmed their dominance on the continental stage, winning the 2017 CEV Volleyball Champions League – Men gold without losing a set in the whole Final Four in Rome - and dropping only two since the start of their journey back in early December. On Sunday night at Palalottomatica, the Russian star-studded team defeated hosts Sir Sicoma Colussi PERUGIA 3-0 (25-15, 25-23, 25-14), thus netting their fifth continental crown (2008, 2012, 2015, 2016, 2017) and third in a row - equalling the feat achieved by TRENTINO Volley between 2009 and 2011.

Poland shut out France to finish fifth at EuroVolleyU19M

Sunday 30th of April 2017
Poland shut out France to finish fifth at EuroVolleyU19M

Győr, Hungary, April 30, 2017.  Poland took the fifth place in the final standings of the 2017 CEV U19 Volleyball European Championship - Men. On Sunday afternoon, coach Maciej Zendel’s squad mastered a 3-0 (25-22, 25-15, 25-15) shutout of France in the fifth place classification match in Győr, leaving the opponents in the sixth position. Both teams had already secured their spots at the FIVB Volleyball Boys U19 World Championship Bahrain 2017 and the European Youth Olympic Festival Győr 2017.

Zenit KAZAN on track for CLF4Rome gold without a set lost

Saturday 29th of April 2017
Zenit KAZAN on track for CLF4Rome gold without a set lost

Rome, Italy, April 29, 2017. Zenit KAZAN had to work hard in the first two sets of their semi-final game of the 2017 CEV Volleyball Champions League - Men before dominating BERLIN Recycling Volleys in set three (25-21, 25-22, 25-13).