New Chairs of Commissions Confirmed

After a general call for applications, the Board of World ParaVolley is pleased to announce that the Chairs of the Commissions for the next four years have been approved and appointed. They are: Classification Commission – Dr Jurate Kesiene Anti-Doping Commission – Dr Jun Ming Zhang (Jamie) Medical Research Commission...

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2018 Sitting Volleyball World Championships Schedule – Update

The match schedule for the 2018 World ParaVolley Sitting Volleyball World Championships have been updated with a few minor adjustments to the preliminary rounds since being published on 13 June. There are seven changes as per the following: Women’s Competition – Day 1: Netherlands v Croatia now at 16:00, Rwanda v...

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World ParaVolley Event Hosting Opportunities 2019-2022

World ParaVolley has announced the 2019-2022 list of events for which the Federation is seeking hosts. CLICK HERE to see the list of events. Interested hosts should contact: Sport Director at sportdirector@worldparavolley.org General Manager at generalmanager@worldparavolley.org  

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China victorious at the 2018 Women’s World Super 6!

China wins the  2018 Women’s World Super 6!!! In what was by far the best match of the competition, China defeated Russia in the gold medal match at the 2018 women’s World Super 6.  It was a true battle right to the end with the hosts taking the gold 3-2...

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ParaVolley Europe sign MOU with the National Sitting Volleyball Training Base of China

MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING signed between ParaVolley Europe (PVE) & the National Sitting Volleyball Training Base of China (NSVTBC) Following the visit of the Chinese National Women Sitting Volleyball team in Slovenia in October 2017 upon the invitation of ParaVolley Europe and the Slovenia Women National Sitting Volleyball team, the National...

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IR Iran are GOLDEN at the 2018 Men’s World Super 6!

IR Iran Wins the 2018 Men’s World Super 6!!! Host nation IR Iran has won the 2018 Men’s World Super 6 event in Tabriz over Russia by a score of 3-0 (25-21, 25-23, 28-26)! Bosnia and Herzegovina managed to hold off Ukraine in the Bronze medal match, also winning in...

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Sport Court (Gerflor) now approved by World ParaVolley

World ParaVolley has great pleasure in announcing that Gerflor’s Sport Court surface has been approved for use in Sitting Volleyball competitions worldwide. World ParaVolley President Barry Couzner said that World ParaVolley was pleased to be able to support Gerflor – a French Company that also produces Taraflex – in promoting...

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2017 and 2018 – A Message from the President

A great 2017 – and an even better 2018! – Looking back and ahead – 2017 As 2017 draws to a close, it is worthwhile thinking about our achievements this year that include a number of “firsts”: ParaVolley Africa and ParaVolley Pan America had their first elections for the Board...

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