Challengers & Satellites


  Kiev  2005  Challenger
27.07.2005 -  31.07.2005

FIVB Home Page
Beach Home Page
General Info
Entry List
Main Draw
Photo Gallery
Photo gallery

2005 Medallists - Ukraine 1st, Latvia 2nd and Latvia 3rd

Ukraine takes GOLD!

Gold medal match action continues

Gold medal action - Ukraine vs Latvia

A packed stadium watches the Challenger final

Ukrainian fans celebrate their team's win on Saturday

A full stadium witnesses the action

Ukraine and Canada high above the net

Babich from Ukraine - finalist on Sunday

#1 seeds Italy prepare to serve

Ukraine vs Italy in their epic 3rd round battle

Big net action on Centre Court

Peter Hreszczuk (centre) discusses a game with Tournament Director Vladimir Pasyuta (left)

Crowd enjoys the sun and action on Centre Court

Promoter Anton Shyshkin (centre) discusses the Award Ceremony with Technical Supervisor Peter Hreszczuk (left)

Net action on Centre Court

UVF Vice President (left) Ivan Tyschenko discusses the event with President Volodimir Turovsky

Diving action from Kazakhstan

Nikolayev from Ukraine attempts to block a spike from Kazakhstan

Sweden spikes against an Australian block on forest court #4

Germany serves the Misaka World Tour ball

Kazakhstan and Belarus duel at the net

Belarus in action on Day 2 of Qualifier

Qualification action on day one in Kiev

Beach Volleyball action in Kiev

Photos featured on the FIVB Photo Galleries are downloadable copyright free for media purposes only, and only if FIVB is credited as the source material. They are protected by copyright for all other commercial purposes. Those wishing to use FIVB Photo Gallery photos for other commercial purposes should contact We can put you in touch with the photographer so that you can negotiate directly with them.