FIVB press releases http://www.fivb.org All en ©2015 FIVB press@fivb.org webmaster@fivb.org Sun, 29 Mar 2015 20:58:55 GMT Sun, 29 Mar 2015 20:58:55 GMT OrdinaSoft RSS 2.0.10 builder, v1.0 http://www.rssboard.org/rss-specification Emanuel and Ricardo rule the sand in Salvador http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=51001&Language=en Salvador, Brazil, March 29, 2015 – Emanuel Rego and Ricardo Santos added even more lustre to their already-impressive medal collections by claiming gold at the Salvador tournament on the Brazil Tour on Sunday. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=51001&Language=en Sun, 29 Mar 2015 21:17:48 GMT Salgado sisters claim Salvador gold http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=51000&Language=en Salvador, Brazil, March 29, 2015 – Maria-Clara and Carolina Salgado showed they are in good form ahead of the 2015 FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour by winning the Salvador leg of the Brazil Tour on Sunday. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=51000&Language=en Sun, 29 Mar 2015 20:45:59 GMT Makeshift pairing snatch beach gold in Perth http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=50999&Language=en Perth, Australia, March 29, 2015 - Becchara Palmer and Mariafe Artacho del Solar marked their first tournament together by winning the National Grand Slam event at Scarborough Beach in Perth on Sunday. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=50999&Language=en Sun, 29 Mar 2015 19:17:08 GMT Team USA passionately prepping for 2015 FIVB World Championships http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=50998&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, March 29, 2015 – Seven beach volleyball duos from the United States who have qualified for the 2015 FIVB Beach Volleyball World Championships are relishing the temperate climate and ample beaches of Southern California as they diligently define and passionately prepare their superb skills for the 2015 competition calendar. Monday’s official Drawing of Lots will determine what pools each team will be placed in for the opening pool play portion of the event. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=50998&Language=en Sun, 29 Mar 2015 18:17:03 GMT Dominican Republic host Chicago-based junior team http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=50996&Language=en Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, March 29, 2015 – The Dominican Republic women’s team continued their tune-up ahead of the U20 Volleyball Pan American Cup with a friendly series against the Chicago-based Sport Performance team. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=50996&Language=en Sun, 29 Mar 2015 14:18:44 GMT Juliana and Maria Antonelli meet Salgado sisters for first time on Brazil Tour http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=50995&Language=en Salvador, Brazil, March 29, 2015 – Juliana Felisberta and Maria Antonelli will have the chance to lay down a marker one month from the start of the defence of their FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour title when they meet Maria-Clara and Carolina Salgado in the final of the Salvador Brazil Tour tournament. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=50995&Language=en Sun, 29 Mar 2015 13:51:41 GMT Ricardo and Emanuel face Guto and Alliso in Salvador final http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=50994&Language=en Salvador, Brazil, March 29, 2015 – Emanuel Rego and Ricardo Santos will take on Gustavo ‘Guto’ Carvalhaes and Allison ‘Alliso’ Cittadin in a battle of the generations when the final of the Salvador leg of the Brazil Beach Volleyball Tour takes place on Sunday. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=50994&Language=en Sun, 29 Mar 2015 13:18:04 GMT Rexona-Ades make semifinal cut in Brazilian Superliga http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=50997&Language=en Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, March 28, 2015 – Rexona-Ades earned a semifinals berth with Camponesa/Minas, SESI-SP and Molico/Nestle in the Brazilian Superliga 2014/2015 season. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=50997&Language=en Sat, 28 Mar 2015 23:26:21 GMT Pipeline and Carthage into Women's African Club Championship quarter http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=50992&Language=en <font style="font-family:Verdana,Arial" size="1">&nbsp;</font> http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=50992&Language=en Sat, 28 Mar 2015 23:01:37 GMT Zenit Kazan and Asseco Resovia Rzeszow into Champions League final http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=50993&Language=en Berlin, Germany, March 28, 2015 – Zenit Kazan and Asseco Resovia Rzeszow will meet in the final of the men’s 2015 CEV DenizBank Volleyball Champions League final following victories in the semifinals on Saturday. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=50993&Language=en Sat, 28 Mar 2015 19:49:17 GMT World Champs Beach Blog - 13 weeks to go http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=50987&Language=en The Hague, Netherlands, March 28, 2015 - The World Champs Beach Blog is your weekly update of news ahead of the FIVB Beach Volleyball World Championships The Netherlands 2015. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=50987&Language=en Sat, 28 Mar 2015 17:03:21 GMT Argentina and Peru welcomed ahead of 2015 Baja Volleyball Cup http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=50990&Language=en TIJUANA, Mexico, March 28, 2015 – Members of the Baja California Sports and Physical Culture Institute and the FIVB-Norceca Volleyball Development Center received the delegations of Argentina and Peru that will compete at the Age Group 2015 Baja Cup. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=50990&Language=en Sat, 28 Mar 2015 08:44:39 GMT Coaches and captains look ahead to record-breaking Final Four http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=50989&Language=en Berlin, Germany, March 27, 2015 – Germany’s capital is counting down the days until it hosts the Final Four tournament of the 2015 CEV DenizBank Volleyball Champions League – Men, with record attendances expected at the extended Max-Schmeling-Halle, which will hold a capacity of 9,350 for the event. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=50989&Language=en Fri, 27 Mar 2015 23:24:40 GMT Ljubomir Acimovic Silja passes away http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=50988&Language=en Belgrade, Serbia, March 27, 2015 - Ljubomir Acimovic Silja, long-time volleyball worker, Competition Director at the Volleyball Federation of Serbia, head coach of several national teams in Yugoslavia and international referee, died yesterday in Belgrade, after a short illness, at the age of 85. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=50988&Language=en Fri, 27 Mar 2015 17:58:16 GMT Teams to learn destiny at Drawing of Lots http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=50986&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, March 27, 2015 – The Drawing of Lots for the FIVB Beach Volleyball World Championships The Netherlands 2015 will take place in three days’ time at the Mauritshuis art museum, with teams set to learn their fate less than 90 days before the start of the competition. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=50986&Language=en Fri, 27 Mar 2015 16:33:47 GMT Gambia host Olympic Solidarity course http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=50985&Language=en Banjul, Gambia, March 27, 2015 – Gambia’s Volleyball Federation has teamed up with the country’s Olympic Committee to run a Level 11 Coaches Course sponsored by the Olympic Solidarity programme. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=50985&Language=en Fri, 27 Mar 2015 15:28:22 GMT Boskan begins World League selection process http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=50984&Language=en Podgorica, Montenegro, March 27, 2015 - Montenegrin head coach Slobodan Boskan has picked 25 players to participate in the selection process to represent the Balkan nation in its first appearance in the FIVB Volleyball World League. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=50984&Language=en Fri, 27 Mar 2015 15:16:49 GMT Giants Al Ahly and GSP to meet at Women's African Club Championship http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=50983&Language=en Cairo, Egypt, March 27, 2015 - African volleyball giants and six time champions of Africa Al Ahly from Egypt face defending champions GSP from Algeria in the opening match of the 2015 Women's African Club Championship. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=50983&Language=en Fri, 27 Mar 2015 15:09:41 GMT USA scout impressed with Volleyball NZ http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=50982&Language=en Palmerston North, New Zealand, March 27, 2015 - American scout Jeff Werneke has been impressed with the potential on show at the NZ Community Trust Secondary School Senior Volleyball Nationals in Palmerston North. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=50982&Language=en Fri, 27 Mar 2015 14:52:14 GMT Burnside claim New Zealand Secondary School national title http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=50980&Language=en Palmerston North, New Zealand, March 27, 2015 - Burnside High School girls have taken the division one title at the New Zealand Secondary School (NZSS) Volleyball Nationals in Palmerston North. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=50980&Language=en Fri, 27 Mar 2015 14:43:38 GMT