FIVB press releases http://www.fivb.org All en ©2018 FIVB press@fivb.org webmaster@fivb.org Tue, 23 Jan 2018 01:53:28 GMT Tue, 23 Jan 2018 01:53:28 GMT OrdinaSoft RSS 2.0.10 builder, v1.0 http://www.rssboard.org/rss-specification FIVB seeking new ways to engage global fan base at Communication Commission meeting http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=73434&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, January 22, 2018 - The FIVB Communication Commission met at the FIVB headquarters today to discuss new methods of attracting and engaging volleyball fans all over the world. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=73434&Language=en Mon, 22 Jan 2018 17:07:14 GMT 2017 Review: Zenit Kazan third time lucky at Men’s Club World Championship http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=73379&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, January 22, 2018 - It was a case of third time lucky for 2017 FIVB Volleyball Men's Club World Championship winners Zenit Kazan. After losing finals in 2015 and 2016, the Russian club finally came up trumps in December. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=73379&Language=en Mon, 22 Jan 2018 14:13:32 GMT Italy's 'Mr. Skyball' back on track in 2018 http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=73433&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, January 22, 2018 – Italy’s Adrian Carambula is a popular fixture on the beach volleyball circuit, but despite success with partner Alex Ranghieri, the pair have split up and Carambula has a new teammate. Actually, two new teammates. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=73433&Language=en Mon, 22 Jan 2018 07:08:28 GMT Excitement builds for World Tour events in February http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=73432&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, January 22, 2018 – Athletes are thrilled and busy preparing for the three FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour events lined up to begin in February. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=73432&Language=en Mon, 22 Jan 2018 00:40:52 GMT Transparency core to the future of volleyball http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=73431&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, January 19, 2018 – During his meeting with the FIVB Legal Commission, President Dr. Ary S. Graça F° spoke of the importance of good governance and transparency throughout all areas of the sport. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=73431&Language=en Fri, 19 Jan 2018 19:16:09 GMT Aussies aim high for 2018 national team season http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=73429&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, January 19, 2018 – With the Volleyroos lining up among the 24 national teams set to participate in the 2018 FIVB Volleyball Men’s World Championship in Italy and Bulgaria, as well as among the 16 squads set to play in the inaugural Volleyball Nations League, as one of four challenger teams, Volleyball Australia are betting on a strong season in 2018. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=73429&Language=en Fri, 19 Jan 2018 13:28:56 GMT Looking back: Hard work bears fruit for China at Women’s U20s http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=73290&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, January 19, 2018 - When China head coach Mang Shen was asked about the secret to his team's outstanding performance at the FIVB Volleyball Women’s U20 World Championships in Mexico, his answer was simple: “There are no secrets to our performance, we prepare well for our opponents, set a game plan and perform accordingly. Our training is structured.” http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=73290&Language=en Fri, 19 Jan 2018 01:00:00 GMT High hopes for Brazilian teams as South American Tour gets underway http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=73428&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, January 19, 2018 – Brazil’s teams will be out to make their mark when the South American Beach Volleyball Tour begins on their home sand in Nova Vicosa, Brazil. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=73428&Language=en Thu, 18 Jan 2018 18:53:27 GMT President Graça praises role of technical innovation in refereeing as FIVB Commissions begin http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=73427&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, January 18, 2018 - FIVB President Dr. Ary S. Graça F⁰ officially opened the annual commission meetings at the FIVB headquarters early today, beginning proceedings with the Rules of the Game and Refereeing Commission. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=73427&Language=en Thu, 18 Jan 2018 16:59:13 GMT Video: The Perfect Block http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=73423&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, January 18, 2018 – A good block is a vital weapon in any volleyball team’s armoury, and at its best it serves two purposes. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=73423&Language=en Thu, 18 Jan 2018 14:00:00 GMT 2017 Review: Poland complete incredible run to Men’s U21 gold http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=73289&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, January 18, 2018 - The Polish wonder team scored another spectacular success at the FIVB Volleyball Men's U21 World Championship in the Czech Republic in 2017. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=73289&Language=en Thu, 18 Jan 2018 13:59:21 GMT 2017 Review: Turkey enjoy Women’s U23 World Championship success http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=73302&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, January 18, 2018 - Turkey’s victory at the FIVB Volleyball Women’s U23 World Championship was, in more ways than one, historic. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=73302&Language=en Thu, 18 Jan 2018 02:00:00 GMT #TBT: Brazil’s top of the podium finish at Barcelona 1992 http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=65997&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, January 18, 2018 – Relive the key moments in Brazil’s spectacular gold medal triumph at the Barcelona 1992 Olympic Games. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=65997&Language=en Thu, 18 Jan 2018 01:00:00 GMT Video: The Perfect Set http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=73424&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, January 17, 2018 – Where would any team be without a good set? It is a crucial part of any attacking play, and without it, or a top-class setter, no team would be able to unleash their attacking players to win points. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=73424&Language=en Wed, 17 Jan 2018 09:35:00 GMT 2017 Review: Argentina win first World Championship title at U23s in Egypt http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=73300&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, January 17, 2018 - Argentina are widely regarded as one of the key nations in volleyball. The country has hosted World Championships and enjoyed considerable success on the international scene. It was on August 25, 2017 at the FIVB Volleyball Men's U23 World Championship in Cairo, Egypt, however, that the South American country won its first ever world title. And it did so in style, defeating defending champions Russia in the final. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=73300&Language=en Wed, 17 Jan 2018 09:30:00 GMT 2017 Review: China confirm rank at World Grand Champions Cup http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=73348&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, January 17, 2018 - One thing is certain since the 2017 FIVB Volleyball Women’s World Grand Champions Cup in Japan: China are the team to beat in women's international volleyball. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=73348&Language=en Wed, 17 Jan 2018 02:00:00 GMT Watch: How national team players prepare to do battle http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=73419&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, January 16, 2018 – What do the players do before a match? Are they relaxed? Nervous? Excited? The FIVB takes a quick peak into national team dressing rooms to see how the players gear themselves up ahead of a big match. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=73419&Language=en Tue, 16 Jan 2018 18:00:00 GMT 2017 Review: Brazil claim fifth World Grand Champions Cup title http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=73347&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, January 16, 2018 - Brazil have enjoyed considerable success at the FIVB Volleyball Men's World Grand Champions Cup. And the South American country's performances in September earned coach Renan Dal Zotto's men a fifth title in 2017 - the fourth in a row. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=73347&Language=en Tue, 16 Jan 2018 17:26:14 GMT Men’s Club World Championship medallists make strong start to new year http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=73425&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, January 16, 2018 – Zenit Kazan, Cucine Lube Civitanova and Sada Cruzeiro Volei’s podium-finishing performances in the 2017 FIVB Volleyball Men’s Club World Championship in Poland boosted their momentum as they resumed their respective national league campaigns. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=73425&Language=en Tue, 16 Jan 2018 12:11:20 GMT France coach Tillie feeling positive about 2018 http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=73418&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, January 15, 2018 – France had an up-and-down record in 2017, winning the FIVB Volleyball World League but falling short of their expectations in the European Championship and the FIVB Volleyball World Grand Champions Cup, but coach Laurent Tillie is keen to look ahead to the possibilities of 2018 rather than dwell on last year’s disappointments. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=73418&Language=en Mon, 15 Jan 2018 23:59:59 GMT