On June 11th 2019, AVP lost a friend and family member with the tragic passing of Eric Zaun. Eric made his debut with the AVP in 2017, and was awarded Rookie of the Year. His spirit, personality, and passion for the sport will be missed by all that knew him or watched him on the sand.
AVP held a global moment of silence at the 2019 Seattle Open to remember his life and his impact on our sport.
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