Fort Lauderdale, Fla., October 4, 2015 - It was a thorough clinic in Beach Volleyball, but when the last ball hit the sand in the US$500,000 SWATCH World Tour Finals on Sunday, Brazilian Bruno Oscar Schmidt knew it was more than hitting a ball around that brought him and Alison Cerutti another FIVB title.
Swatch Beach Volleyball FIVB World Tour Finals
Talita & Larissa net gold medal & “richest” prize
Fort Lauderdale, Fla., October 4, 2015 - In addition to winning the richest women’s first-place prize in Beach Volleyball history with US$100,000 pay check here Saturday at the SWATCH FIVB World Tour Finals, Talita Antunes and Larissa Franca extended their international winning streak to 27-straight matches with a gold medal victory over Germany’s Laura Ludwig and Kira Walkenhorst.
2016 FIVB World Tour starts in Mexico with FIVB Puerto Vallarta Open
Lausanne, Switzerland, October 4, 2015 —On the heels of the highly successful 2015 Swatch FIVB World Tour Finals last week, the Fédération Internationale de Volleyball (FIVB) quickly resumes the qualifying process for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games by launching the 2016 FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour this week in Mexico with the double-gender $150,000 FIVB Puerto Vallarta Open.
Russian claim back-to-back European titles to cement status as Europe's Volleyball Queens
Rotterdam, Netherlands, October 4, 2015 - Russia silenced 11,000 fans in attendance at the Sportpaleis Ahoy arena in Rotterdam and upset the home heroines of the Netherlands 3-0 (25-14, 25-20, 25-20) to claim the gold medal of the 2015 CEV DELA Volleyball European Championship – Women.
Brazil record 30th title win in South American Championship
Maceio, Brazil, October 4, 2015 – Brazil claimed their 30th title in the South American Senior Volleyball Championship on Sunday after they defeated their long-time South American rivals Argentina 3-0 (25-16, 25-16, 25-16) at Sesi Gymnasium.
USA win third consecutive NORCECA title
Morelia, Mexico, October 2, 2015 – The United States won their third consecutive gold medal at the NORCECA Volleyball Women’s Continental Championship by defeating Dominican Republic 3-1 (25-19, 22-25, 25-18, 25-17) at Bicentenario Auditorium of Morelia on Friday.
Australia's Bawden and Clancy defend Asian title
Kowloon, Hong Kong, October 5, 2015 - Louise Bawden and Taliqua Clancy have successfully defended their Asian Beach Volleyball title with a straight sets win in Hong Kong.
FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour Puerto
Vallarta Open 2015
October 6 - 11
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