Social media wrap-up: Australia build on beach volleyball tradition
Shepparton, Australia, March 5, 2017 - The FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour carries on with the 2017 season as Shepparton 1-Star started on Saturday at Victoria Park.
Hosts Australia send a total of three teams to the Shepparton semis on Sunday|
Greater Shepparton Mayor Dinny Idem welcomed the participating teams and the beach volleyball-loving crowd to Australia’s first FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour event since 2008.
Spectators came prepared to soak in the Shepparton sun.
The direct single elimination format continued to spark a string of exciting matches,
As chronicled in Volleyball Australia’s live blog,
And in these fantastic photos over on Facebook.
Main draw matches were streamed live on Saturday,
Where favourites have been eyed for the semifinals.
See you in Shepparton for Super Sunday!
Quick links - Beach volleyball:
Shepparton 1-Star - Website
Shepparton 1-Star - Schedule and results
Shepparton 1-Star - Teams - Men
Shepparton 1-Star - Teams - Women
FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour 2017
Rio 2016 Olympic Games - Beach Volleyball
FIVB.com - Beach Volleyball