Kazakhstan open campaign with match sweep

Bangkok, Thailand, June 10, 2019 – Kazakhstan swept Japan in their opening day encounter in the men’s tournament of the 2019 ParaVolley Asia Oceania Sitting Volleyball Championships at the Huamark Indoor Stadium on Monday. Kazakhstan utilised their strength in block early in the match, limiting Japan on the attack. The...

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Japan overpower Korea 3-0 at PVAO Women’s Championship

Bangkok, Thailand, June 10, 2019 – Japan powered their way to beat Korea in the women’s tournament opener of the 2019 ParaVolley Asia Oceania Sitting Volleyball Championships at the Huamark Indoor Stadium on Monday. The Japanese opened an aggressive display of offence to start their campaign, whipping their Korean adversaries...

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China cruise to straight-set win over Korea at PVAO men’s championship

Bangkok, Thailand, June 10, 2019 – China ruled over Korea in the all-East Asian clash on the opening day of the 2019 ParaVolley Asia Oceania Sitting Volleyball Championships at Huamark Indoor Stadium on Monday. China opened their Olympic qualification campaign with a 3-0 (25-14, 25-19, 25-17) triumph against their regional...

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Iran off to solid start in 2019 Asia Oceania men’s championship opener

Bangkok, Thailand, June 10, 2019 – Iran showed a clear upward trend on their straight-set (25-15, 25-13, 25-6) win over Cambodia in the opening match of the 2019 ParaVolley Asia Oceania Sitting Volleyball Championships at the Huamark Indoor Stadium on Monday. Iran had an upbeat start to dominate their Southeast...

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Technical Delegate Glenn Stewart, instructor Louise Ashcroft and tournament director Ann Makheeta with the participants of the Level I Classification Course in Bangkok, Thailand

World ParaVolley conducts three courses in Bangkok

Bangkok, Thailand, June 7, 2019 – The World ParaVolley (WPV) conducted three courses in Thailand’s capital city, Bangkok, on the occasion of the 2019 ParaVolley Asia Oceania Sitting Volleyball Zone Championships. The first two courses were conducted earlier for coaches and referees, particularly a Level 1 Coaching Course conducted by...

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Focus on Zonal Championships in latest PVAO Newsletter

The latest ParaVolley Asia Oceania (PVAO) provides an update on preparations on the 2019 Zone Championships, which will take place from 10 to 15 June in Bangkok, Thailand plus an updated calendar as well as much, much more. Read the PDF Newsletter here – PVAO Newsletter February 2019 PVAO President Lu Cailiang...

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Lu Cailiang wins “Persons Aid the Disabled” award

On December 28, 2018, the “Annual News Persons Aid the Disabled” event jointly organized by the China Commission of Promotion of Publicity for the Undertakings of Chinese Disabled Persons (CCPPUCDP) together with Xinhua Net was held in Beijing. And Lu Cailiang, the President of ParaVolley Asia Oceania (PVAO), won the...

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Asian Paralympic Committee, ParaVolley Egypt set eyes on successful future

With an exciting season ahead, World ParaVolley President Barry Couzner showed his support in two separate occasions that mark a new era in World ParaVolley. President Couzner flew to Dubai, UAE for the Asian Paralympic Committee (APC) Conference & General Assembly held on 3-6 February 2019 to discuss the future...

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Road to Tokyo: Bangkok to host 2019 Asia-Oceania Zone Championships

The continental quest to the Tokyo Paralympic Games is on! As the anticipation for the 2020 Paralympic Games builds stronger, Thailand is set to host the 2019 ParaVolley Asia Oceania Sitting Volleyball Zone Championships on 10-15 June 2019. Photo: As hosts of the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games, Japan have already qualified...

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