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FIVB BEACH VOLLEYBALL WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS
MAZURY 2013 MEDIA GUIDE
KUFA, R. & HADRAVA
Together since: 2012 (13)
Czech Republic duo Robert Kufa and Jan Hadrava are both playing
in their first FIVB Beach Volleyball World Championships and while
Hadrava is in the early days of his fledgling career, Kufa, 25, has built
up a depth of experience since his FIVB debut at the 2007 Stare
Jablonki Open. Kufa and Hadrava have only been together since the
start of 2012 when Hadrava and the team made their FIVB bow at
home in the Prague Open.They then made their FIVB Beach Volleyball
Grand Slam debut soon after in Klagenfurt. This year they have played
at the Corrientes Grand Slam, where they reached the quarterfinals,
and the Rome Grand Slam. The 22-year-old Hadrava is quadlingual
and speaks Czech, English, French and Spanish.
MOST RECENT TEAM RESULTS
Year Tournament
Country Category Rk Prize money
2013
Rome
ITA
GS
17
3,700
2013
Montpellier
FRA
SAT
1
0
2013
Baden
AUT
MST
4
2,000
2013
Corrientes
ARG GS
9
5,500
2013
Rum
AUT
NT
3
0
2012
Varna
BUL
MST
1
6,000
2012
Stare Jablonki
POL
GS
33
0
2012
Vaduz
LIE
SAT
5
450
2012
Klagenfurt
AUT
GS
33
0
2012
Novi Sad
SRB
MST
2
3,750
2012
Lausanne
SUI
SAT
9
300
2012
Umag
CRO SAT
13
175
2012
Prague
CZE
OPEN 25
2,000
CZE