Lausanne, Switzerland, April 19, 2013 – Olympic men’s silver medallists Alison Cerutti and Emanuel Rego have withdrawn from the opening event of the 2013 beach volleyball season – the Fuzhou Open – due to an injury suffered by Alison to his little finger on his left hand while training.
The 2011 world champions have only been ruled out of the Fuzhou Open, which runs from Tuesday to Sunday, having presented a medical certificate to the FIVB but are expected to participate in the Shanghai Grand Slam which will take place from April 30 to May 5.
Kabul, Afghanistan, April 18, 2013 – The FIVB’s Volleyball Cooperation Programme (VCP) in Afghanistan has ended successfully.
The Beach Volleyball Grassroots Course saw 32 participants receive the FIVB VCP certificate during the closing ceremony, which was covered by national media...
Hannah Sorensen isn’t literally hitting the beach to play college volleyball, but she is headed outdoors.
No more florescent lights for the former Dixon High School standout volleyball player. Only the sun and fun of sand volleyball.
The 17-year-old Sorensen is headed to Mercer University to play what she called alternatively “sand or beach” volleyball for the NCAA Division I school in Macon, Ga.
The AVP has released the complete schedule for its 2013 Professional Beach Volleyball Season. The AVP will hold five events in five different cities in 2013. As announced earlier this week, the first of those will take place in Salt Lake City, UT on August 17-18.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado - USA Volleyball has entered teams for the first two FIVB beach volleyball tournaments of the 2013 season.
Six U.S. women’s beach volleyball teams and five U.S. men’s teams are registered for the Fuzhou Open, the first FIVB Beach Volleyball Open of 2013, which will be played April 23-28 in Fuzhou, China.
The U.S. women will be led by 2012 Olympic silver medalistsJennifer Kessy and April Ross, who finished the 2012 FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour ranked fourth and were named the USA Volleyball Beach Team of the Year.