Slovakians give strong support to Beach ParaVolley campaign for LA 2028

The Slovakian team headed by coach Helena Hankova expressed their strong support to World ParaVolley’s bid for the Beach ParaVolley discipline’s inclusion in the Los Angeles 2028 Paralympic Games sports programme. “We always keep in touch with activities of the World ParaVolley and other countries, but our main goal now...

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Germany and Poland 1 sweep through pool play in Pingtan

Germany’s Torben Schiewe/Heiko Wiesenthal/Elmar Sommer and Poland 1’s Adam Stepien/Artur Wasowicz/Rafal Wojtowicz topped their respective groups with a sweep of all their matches in the pool play round of 2019 Beach ParaVolley World Series Pingtan Open. The Germans completed the sweep in Pool A with two victories on Friday against...

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Bradley Barclay shares comeback story

In 2018, beach volleyball aficionado Bradley Barclay suffered an accident from work that led him to be confined in a wheelchair for months. Fourteen months later, Barclay is back on the sand court and competing in his first big tournament – the 2019 Beach ParaVolley World Series Pingtan Open. Barclay...

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India 1 and Slovakia lead men’s pool play at Pingtan

India 1’s Datar Deewarata/Abhishek Aluwala/Sahir Ali Mallick and Slovakia’s Rudolf Makovini/Martin Dubovsky/Juraj Kucej led the first day of the men’s pool play round of the Beach ParaVolley World Series in Pingtan on Thursday. India 1 and Slovakia collected two wins each by way of default and straight-set victory in their...

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2019 EuroSittingVolley – Drawing of Lots

Budapest, Hungary, 8 May 2019 – A Drawing of Lots on Sunday in the Hungarian capital will determine the preliminary round pools at the 2019 European Sitting Volleyball Championships – Men & Women which are scheduled for 15-20 July in Budapest. The draw will be held on board a cruise...

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Lori Okimura joins World ParaVolley as Beach ParaVolley Rules of the Game Committee Chair

World ParaVolley is proud to announce the appointment of USA Volleyball Board of Directors Chair Lori Okimura as the World ParaVolley Beach ParaVolley Rules of the Game Committee Chair. Okimura joins World ParaVolley at a critical time with Beach ParaVolley striving to enter the Los Angeles 2028 Olympic Games. “Her experience...

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Sitting volleyball to feature at Nad Al Sheba Sports Tournament in Dubai

As part of encouraging and promoting sport among people of all determinations, a sitting volleyball exhibition game, featuring players from countries across the region, including Egypt and Kazakhstan, will be held during the opening ceremony of the Nad Al Sheba Sports Tournament in Dubai on Tuesday. Organised by Dubai Sports...

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