FIVB press releases http://www.fivb.org All en ©2018 FIVB press@fivb.org webmaster@fivb.org Sun, 18 Nov 2018 09:00:30 GMT Sun, 18 Nov 2018 09:00:30 GMT OrdinaSoft RSS 2.0.10 builder, v1.0 http://www.rssboard.org/rss-specification FIVB President wraps up the FIVB World Congress with ambitious goals for the future of volleyball http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=80120&Language=en Cancun, Mexico, November 17, 2018 – FIVB President Dr. Ary S. Graça F° closed a highly successful 36th FIVB World Congress by ratifying the federation’s new goals for growing volleyball around the world. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=80120&Language=en Sat, 17 Nov 2018 13:00:48 GMT Revealed: the new Mikasa indoor volleyball design http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=80119&Language=en Cancun, Mexico, November 16, 2018 - The FIVB and Mikasa Corporation revealed the design of the new “V200W” indoor volleyball in a special ceremony tonight, followed by a celebratory dinner hosted by the FIVB and Mikasa for all delegates attending the 36th FIVB World Congress in Cancun, Mexico. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=80119&Language=en Sat, 17 Nov 2018 08:30:00 GMT FIVB and Mikasa extend partnership for another Olympic cycle! http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=80118&Language=en Cancun, Mexico, November 16, 2018 - The FIVB and Mikasa Corporation have announced the extension of their partnership for another four years up to 2024. The agreement between the governing body for international volleyball and one of Japan’s leading manufacturers was signed on Friday in a special ceremony, ahead of the dinner hosted by the FIVB and Mikasa for all delegates attending the 36th FIVB World Congress in Cancun, Mexico. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=80118&Language=en Sat, 17 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT FIVB President looks to the future at World Congress http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=80116&Language=en Cancun, Mexico, November 16, 2018 – FIVB President Dr Ary S. Graça Fᵒ spoke about his vision for the future of volleyball as he addressed over 200 National Federations at the 36th FIVB World Congress. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=80116&Language=en Fri, 16 Nov 2018 17:00:00 GMT Russia selected as host for 2022 FIVB Volleyball Men’s World Championship http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=80115&Language=en Cancun, Mexico, November 15, 2018 – The FIVB today announced that Russia will host the 2022 FIVB Volleyball Men’s World Championship. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=80115&Language=en Thu, 15 Nov 2018 20:09:55 GMT FIVB President meets with volleyball confederations http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=80111&Language=en Cancun, Mexico, November 14, 2018 – FIVB President Ary S. Graça Fᵒ today met with national federations from each of volleyball’s continental confederations, highlighting the importance of uniting for the ultimate global benefit of the sport. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=80111&Language=en Thu, 15 Nov 2018 19:00:00 GMT Eczacibasi, Volero top domestic standings three weeks before Shaoxing 2018 http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=80114&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, November 15, 2018 – Two of the European contestants at the upcoming 2018 FIVB Volleyball Women's Club World Championship, France’s Volero Le Cannet and Turkey’s Eczacibasi VitrA Istanbul, top the current standings in their domestic leagues some 20 days before the event in China, scheduled to take place from December 4 through 9. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=80114&Language=en Thu, 15 Nov 2018 16:08:09 GMT Volleyball at schools project gets underway in Russia http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=80112&Language=en St. Petersburg, Russia, November 15, 2018 - Children at schools and orphanages will get an opportunity to meet some true volleyball legends as the Volleyball in Schools project gets underway in Russia. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=80112&Language=en Thu, 15 Nov 2018 00:01:00 GMT Kazan lead Russian league ahead of Club World Championship http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=80110&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, November 14, 2018 - Reigning world, European and Russian champions Zenit Kazan have climbed to the top of the domestic Superleague after their latest mid-week win on Wednesday, as they enter the final stretch in their preparation for the 2018 FIVB Volleyball Men's Club World Championship where they'll be defending their title. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=80110&Language=en Wed, 14 Nov 2018 21:35:07 GMT Italy’s women in line for national award http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=80108&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, November 13, 2018 – Italy’s women’s volleyball team are on course to be recognised for their run to the Japan 2018 FIVB Volleyball Women’s World Championship gold medal match after they were picked as one of eight teams nominated for the team of the year award at the Gazzetta Sport Awards 2018. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=80108&Language=en Wed, 14 Nov 2018 09:15:47 GMT 2018-2019 World Tour to reach climax in Rome finale http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=80105&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, November 13, 2018 – The FIVB is pleased to announce that Italy will host a season-ending event in Rome from September 4 to 8, providing the final highlight of the 2018-2019 FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=80105&Language=en Tue, 13 Nov 2018 11:59:43 GMT Praia Clube win Brazil Supercup, ahead of Club World Championship http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=80102&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, November 12, 2018 - Reigning Brazil champions Dentil Praia Clube of Uberlandia are on a roll ahead of their appearance in the 2018 FIVB Women's Club World Championship, after winning their first trophy of the season, Saturday in Fortaleza with a win over Volley Osasco Audax in the country's Supercup. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=80102&Language=en Mon, 12 Nov 2018 17:15:43 GMT Mikhaylov expecting Ngapeth to show his class at Club World Championship http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=80103&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, November 12, 2018 – Maxim Mikhaylov is expecting defending FIVB Volleyball Men’s Club World Championship gold medallists Zenit Kazan to be firing on all cylinders when they defend their title in two weeks time. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=80103&Language=en Mon, 12 Nov 2018 17:10:32 GMT Level 1 Coaches Course completed in Indonesia http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=80113&Language=en Sentul-Bogor, Indonesia, November 12, 2018 – An FIVB Level 1 Coaches Course jointly organised by the National Volleyball Federation of Indonesia and the FIVB Development Centre Indonesia from November 7 to 11 came to a successful conclusion on Sunday. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=80113&Language=en Mon, 12 Nov 2018 15:41:41 GMT Bidding opened for 2019 Volleyball Intercontinental Olympic Qualification Tournaments and 2021 Beach Volleyball World Championships http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=80099&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, November 9, 2018 - The FIVB has launched the bidding processes for the 2019 Volleyball Intercontinental Olympic Qualification Tournaments and for the 2021 FIVB Beach Volleyball World Championships. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=80099&Language=en Fri, 09 Nov 2018 23:00:00 GMT Stars ready to shine at Club World Championship http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=80096&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, November 9, 2018 - Wide team rosters for the 2018 FIVB Men's Club World Championship which begins in just over two-weeks' time across cities in Poland are now confirmed - and they include a host of stars that have shone in competitions with their National Teams or clubs past and present. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=80096&Language=en Fri, 09 Nov 2018 22:00:00 GMT National Federations invited to register courses in FIVB Coaches Resource Centre http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=80098&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, November 9, 2018 - National Federations are invited to join the online FIVB Coaches Resource Centre by registering their coaching courses for 2019. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=80098&Language=en Fri, 09 Nov 2018 10:06:00 GMT Countdown to Women’s Club World Championship picks up pace http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=80097&Language=en Shaoxing, China, November 8, 2018 – China’s volleyball community is counting down the days to the Shaoxing 2018 FIVB Volleyball Women’s Club World Championship when the leading eight women’s volleyball teams compete to see who will succeed Vakifbank Istanbul as the best women’s team on the planet. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=80097&Language=en Thu, 08 Nov 2018 23:40:05 GMT Lube and Trentino, Skra and Resovia settle scores ahead of club worlds http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=80068&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, November 8, 2018 - Mariusz Wlazly scored an incredible 27 points in four sets, as PGE Skra Belchatow defeated Asseco Resovia Rzeszow 3-1 (32-30, 21-25, 26-24, 25-21) Wednesday night in Poland's PlusLiga, as the two sides that will represent the country in the upcoming 2018 FIVB Men's Club World Championship went head-to-head. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=80068&Language=en Thu, 08 Nov 2018 12:21:50 GMT Club World Championship participants claim domestic honours http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=80069&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, November 8, 2018 – After Eczacibasi Vitra Istanbul claimed the Champions Cup in Turkey last week, other participants in the upcoming FIVB Volleyball Women's Club World Championship have picked up domestic trophies this week. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=80069&Language=en Thu, 08 Nov 2018 11:03:08 GMT