SCD Beach Volleyball Finals

The CEV Small Countries Division Beach Volleyball Finals took place in Vaduz, Liechtenstein for the second year in a row last weekend. With a total of 28 teams competing for the Men’s and Women’s coveted prizes, Vaduz provided the fantastic setting for this competition The teams arrived on Wednesday and Thursday in preparation for aContinue reading “SCD Beach Volleyball Finals”

EBVC work on further growth of Beach Volleyball at their annual plenary meeting

EBVC work on further growth of Beach Volleyball at their annual plenary meetingThe European Beach Volleyball Commission (EBVC) had their annual plenary meeting on Tuesday at the home of European Volleyball in the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, thus setting the tone for the Beach Volleyball ‘outdoor’ season that will be reaching its climax with theContinue reading “EBVC work on further growth of Beach Volleyball at their annual plenary meeting”

2017/2018 World Tour calendar to download

Following the release of the 2017/2018 FIVB Beach Volleyball Calendar at the World Tour Council meeting on Tuesday, a graphic calendar is available for download. Download the calendar here. Related article: New tournaments to take beach volleyball further than ever before Highlights of the 2017/2018 FIVB Beach Volleyball Calendar include 5-star Major events in FortContinue reading “2017/2018 World Tour calendar to download”

Beach Volleyball Ireland Season Update

Team Ireland has been steadily improving their national beach squad; 2017 was the highlight of several years training to make our mark internationally. Carey and Gormally, coached by Alex Graves, started off well in Ireland’s first international competition of 2017 in Portobello, Edinburgh. They caused an initial upset in the pools taking an early setContinue reading “Beach Volleyball Ireland Season Update”

Cyprus & Scotland Qualify for Gold Coast 2018

The competition at the European qualifier for the historic Beach Volleyball event of next year’s Commonwealth Games has ended with a glorious victory for Cyprus women and Scotland men, who have now secured their spot to compete in April 2018 in Gold Coast, Australia. The quality of the Beach Volleyball shown across the tournament wasContinue reading “Cyprus & Scotland Qualify for Gold Coast 2018”

Cyprus Competes at Euro Under 20 Beach Championships

European youngsters are poised to come to fame at the 2017 #EuroBeachVolleyU20 on the picturesque black sand beaches of Vulcano. Vulcano. For millions of people around the world this name rings a bell. The island in the Aeolic Archipelago is part of the UNESCO World Heritage and famous even outside of Europe for its impressiveContinue reading “Cyprus Competes at Euro Under 20 Beach Championships”

Men’s SCD Zonal Event / Queen’s Baton Relay

After a lot of hard work from the SVA Staff & Volunteers, the stage was set on Friday evening for the CEV SCD Men’s Zonal Event in Portobello, Edinburgh. The teams, referees and officials all descended onto the picturesque view of the Edinburgh coastline with the intention to win the beach volleyball event. Teams fromContinue reading “Men’s SCD Zonal Event / Queen’s Baton Relay”

Portie welcomes Beach Volleyball & Queens Baton This Weekend

The coming weekend will see the Men’s Small Countries Beach Volleyball Zonal Event kick off on Friday at Portobello Beach with the teams all taking place to try stake their claim for the SCD men’s title. All the teams have their work cut out as the wild cards Finland come into the competition as NumberContinue reading “Portie welcomes Beach Volleyball & Queens Baton This Weekend”

Vaduz is once again a hit on the International Stage

The 13th edition of the international Beach Volleyball tournament annually held in Vaduz ended happily and successfully on Sunday. Slovenia’s Nejc Zemljak/Jan Pokeršnik took top honours from the men’s competition, after on Saturday night Nicole Eiholzer/Dunja Gerson of Switzerland had stood on top of the women’s podium. As many as 16,000 spectators found their wayContinue reading “Vaduz is once again a hit on the International Stage”

CEV Satellite continues in Vaduz with busy schedule

Next to tandems from another five nations, two teams from Germany and one from Switzerland qualified on Thursday for the men’s Main Draw of the CEV Satellite in Vaduz, which will start on Friday morning. The two Austrian teams as well as Switzerland’s Mirco Gerson/Michiel Zandbergen, who are the second best team in their homeContinue reading “CEV Satellite continues in Vaduz with busy schedule”