Maldives hold beach tournament and Beach Volley festival for schools
Male, Maldives, April 15, 2013 – A dozen teams took part in this year’s Inter-School Beach Volleyball Tournament for U16 and U19 girls and boys, hosted by the Maldives Volleyball Association (VAM) last weekend.
The event was part of the third Beach Volleyball Festival, in which more 80 students aged 14 to 19 attended.
"The aim of this festival was to train the kids to get fit and to learn beach volleyball skills and techniques,” said VAM Beach Volleyball Commission Chairman Ali Ashraf.
During the events, students received training on beach volleyball techniques and skills with various development training exercises and games.
The tournament champions were:
U16 girl’s: Hiriya School
U16 boy’s: Galolhu
U19 girl’s: Galolhu
U19 boy’s: CHSE