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FIVB BEACH VOLLEYBALL WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS
MAZURY 2013 MEDIA GUIDE
SAXTON & SCHALK
Together since: 2013 (8)
Canada’s Ben Saxton and Chaim Schalk are competing in their first FIVB
Beach Volleyball World Championship together since teaming up in
2013;
Saxton previously played at Rome 2011 with Christian Redman.
They won bronze in the Boca Chica and Cayman Islands tournaments
on the NORCECA Tour, then went straight into the Fuzhou Open in
China and the subsequent Grand Slams in Shanghai, Corrientes, The
Hague and Rome. They also journeyed to Campinas, Brazil for the first
FIVB World Cup Final in which they reached the quarterfinals. Saxton,
24,
appeared at the 2005 U19 World Championships in Saint-Quay-
Portrieux, France and the 2006 edition in Bermuda, then made his
senior debut at the 2007 Montreal Open with Mark Ellingson. In 2011
he and Redman won silver at the 2011 NORCECA Championships.
Schalk first appeared in an FIVB tournament at the 2010 Shanghai
Open, alongside Martin Reader.
MOST RECENT TEAM RESULTS
Year Tournament
Country Category Rk Prize money
2013
Rome
ITA
GS
17
3,700
2013
The Hague
NED GS
17
3,700
2013
Campinas
BRA WCUPF
5
5,000
2013
Corrientes
ARG GS
33
0
2013
Shanghai
CHN GS
33
0
2013
Fuzhou
CHN OPEN 33
0
2013
Boca Chica
DOM CT
3
0
2013
Cayman Islands
CAY
CT
3
0
CAN