European Sitting Volleyball Championships Qualifying Tournament schedule confirmed

The match schedule for the European Sitting Volleyball Championships Qualifying Tournament Men is now available. Click here for the full schedule. The tournament will take place in Poreč (CRO) between 21st and 24th February and will see seven teams battle it out for the last remaining two slots of the...

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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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Worldwide participation and reach key to Paris 2024 Sitting Volleyball inclusion

Sitting Volleyball’s inclusion in the sports program for the Paris 2024 Paralympic Games was down to the “worldwide participation and reach of Sitting Volleyball, which is something that the World ParaVolley Membership plans and delivers at the national level,” World ParaVolley President Barry Couzner OAM said. Photo: World ParaVolley President Barry...

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Sitting Volleyball confirmed for Paris 2024

The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has confirmed that the Paris 2024 Paralympic Games sports programme will remain the same as the Tokyo 2020 Paralympics with 22 sports included. The IPC Governing Board’s decision was taken at a meeting in London on Friday. The 22 sports that will be included are:...

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Branding a hot topic in latest ParaVolley Europe newsletter

ParaVolley Europe (PVE) takes a close look at how important marketing and branding is in the modern world and calls on branding experts to help the burgeoning sport of paravolley, in its latest newsletter. It also gears up for the 2019 European Sitting Volleyball Championships Men’s Qualification Tournament in Porec...

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Now is the time to develop your Beach program and prepare your teams says Asia Oceania

“Now is the time to develop your Beach program and prepare your teams”. That’s the message from Asia Oceania ParaVolley (PVAO) to its members in an end of year newsletter, which is available for download here. PVAO said the ParaVolley Beach Standing World Series, which World ParaVolley is launching in 2019,...

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Barry Couzner looks back at the year 2018

With another exciting year in the life of World ParaVolley coming to a close, World ParaVolley President Barry Couzner looks back on the major developments for the World ParaVolley organisation and the sport of ParaVolley as a whole.   “When I look back at 2018 I see a year of...

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Wanted – World ParaVolley archive aficionado

History – it is valuable and it needs to be recorded. We need you! Since World ParaVolley as such began in 1980, much history has been written about our various Volleyball disciplines. It has been an incredible history with the organization being an independent not-for-profit yet always, through an immense...

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