- Category: Around the World of Volleyball
Jake Gibb never thought it would happen.
Long before the Olympics and prior to become an international beach volleyball star, the Bountiful native looked back at his early days playing in small tournaments at Liberty Park. The idea that the AVP Tour would come to Salt Lake City was not even a dream.
Well, not only is the Association of Volleyball Professionals bringing an event to Utah, the three-day beach volleyball tournament at Liberty Park on Aug. 16-18 will kick off the 2013 AVP season, one that includes stops at California beaches in Huntington, Santa Barbara and Manhattan Beach.