RUS are European Champions – M & W!

RUS M & W PREVAIL AT 2017 PARAVOLLEY EUROPE SITTING VOLLEYBALL CHAMPIONSHIPS!!! After months of preparation, days of travel, and days of competition, Team Russia came out on top of all other teams at the 2017 ParaVolley Europe Sitting Volleyball Championships!  Both the men’s and women’s teams took home the...

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ParaVolley Europe elects new Board of Directors

On Sunday November 5th, 2017, the 13th  ParaVolley Europe General Assembly elected a new Board of Directors, which has something of a new look. The new president Branko Mihorko from Slovenia gained as many votes as federations in attendance. Mr. Mihorko has a long and varied background in sitting volleyball...

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World ParaVolley Coaching Course – December 7-10, 2017, France

World ParaVolley is offering a Level 1 Coaching Course in Lille, France, in collaboration with FF Volley. Dates:  December 7-10, 2017 Location:  Villeneuve d’Ascq (FRA) The deadline for registration is rapidly approaching – November 13th! Full course details can be downloaded here: Course Invitation and Information Sheet (PDF) Course Registration...

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2018 World ParaVolley Events update

We would like to draw your attention to the following opportunities for your 2018 participation in planned World ParaVolley events: 2018 Sitting Volleyball World Championships Qualifier – Korea March 27th – April 1st (arrival March 24th, departure April 2nd) For male and female teams that have not already qualified for...

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World ParaVolley secures competitive Agitos Grant

The IPC has just announced the 2018 Agitos Grants and World ParaVolley’s application to run a development project in Korea has been approved.  Only 50% of the applications lodged were successful and only 8 International Federations, of which we are one, received a grant.  Only 4 of the 31 successful...

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Brazil and USA Golden! 2017 ParaVolley Pan America Sitting Volleyball Championships

WELCOME !!! …to the 2017 ParaVolley Pan America Sitting Volleyball Championships! After months of preparation and days of travel, teams faced off from October 26-29 2017 in Montreal Canada to decide who will be the Zone Champion and who will qualify for the 2018 World ParaVolley Sitting Volleyball World Championships!...

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2017 Invictus Games Champions – Georgia – A Great Story!

Yesterday the Georgian Sitting Volleyball Team made history at the Invictus Games in Toronto Canada, by winning the gold medal.  And their story is a good one. In 2014, seven Georgian servicemen formed the sitting volleyball squad for the Invictus Games in London.  This was when Richard Osborne became involved...

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EGYPT M and RWANDA W take GOLD at the 2017 ParaVolley Africa Sitting Volleyball Championships!

WELCOME !!! What a final day at the 2017 ParaVolley Africa Sitting Volleyball Championships! After months of preparation, days of travel, and days of competition, today, the champions were crowned.   Hosts Rwanda were up against Egypt in both GOLD medal matches – quite a feat for both nations!  However, the...

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IPC Presidency – End of an era, and a new one begins

Sir Philip Craven – 16 years as IPC President World ParaVolley wishes to acknowledge the enormous contribution Sir Philip Craven has made to the Paralympic Movement after 16 years at the helm as President.  The current IPC is so different to the IPC of 2001 that it is almost as...

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