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FIVB Beach Volleyball - Be part of the success!
Beach Volleyball is an Olympic discipline played outdoors, barefoot, on a sand court, with a ball, by teams of two people separated by a net.

each Volleyball is a trendsetting, entertaining, healthy and drug-free sport, where men and women's athletes have the same opportunities, which is attracting fashion conscious audiences oriented towards an active lifestyle. It delivers excellent brand values, is extremely cost-effective and provides a remarkable global media impact.

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Organizations interested in staging an FIVB Beach Volleyball event in their host countries can apply as follows:

Candidature procedure & deadlines

lick here to download all candidature forms required for a bid (BVB/21; BVB/22; BVB/23).

FIVB Beach Volleyball Events
FIVB Beach Volleyball World Championships 2017 - Hosting Requirements

- FIVB World Tour - Grand Slam & Open (Terms & Conditions)
Age Group World Championships - (Terms & Conditions) - Host confirmed for 2016
World Continental Cup Olympic Qualification (Terms and Conditions) - Host confirmed for 2016
- Challenger, Satellite, Coutry vs. Country and Exhibition (Terms & Conditions)

Available Beach Volleyball events for 2016 and onwards

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Beach Volleyball Department
Ch√Ęteau Les Tourelles
Edouard-Sandoz 2-4
1006 Lausanne
Tel. +41 21 3453535