FIVB press releases http://www.fivb.org All en ©2019 FIVB press@fivb.org webmaster@fivb.org Sat, 14 Dec 2019 17:30:19 GMT Sat, 14 Dec 2019 17:30:19 GMT OrdinaSoft RSS 2.0.10 builder, v1.0 http://www.rssboard.org/rss-specification Duda claims Best Beach Volleyball Server award http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89811&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, December 14, 2019 - Eduarda ‘Duda’ Lisboa has achieved a huge amount of success in her short career, all of it founded on her strong serving ability. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89811&Language=en Sat, 14 Dec 2019 17:00:00 GMT Beach Volleyball Awards: Evandro voted Best Male Server of 2018/2019 http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89810&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, December 14, 2019 - His serving is something that needs to be seen to be believed. While Evandro Goncalves has regularly changed partners over recent seasons, the one thing that is constant is the Brazilian’s serve acting as the basis for the success he has enjoyed. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89810&Language=en Sat, 14 Dec 2019 15:00:00 GMT Beach Volleyball Awards Most Outstanding Female Player of 2018/2019 - Eduarda ‘Duda’ Lisboa http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89809&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, December 14, 2019 - Eduarda ‘Duda’ Santos Lisboa continues to get better and better as each FIVB Beach Volleyball season passes, a worrying fact for her opponents considering she is only 21. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89809&Language=en Sat, 14 Dec 2019 13:00:00 GMT Year In Review: Exhilarating Women's VNL pools set off FIVB season http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89635&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, December 14, 2019 - One hundred and twenty matches, 443 sets, 19,486 rallies for a net total of 204 hours and 27 minutes of play marked the build up to the 2019 FIVB Women's Volleyball Nations League Finals, which set off the FIVB volleyball season this year, starting in late May. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89635&Language=en Sat, 14 Dec 2019 09:00:00 GMT Snow Volleyball Festival coming to Lausanne in 2020! http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89750&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, December 13, 2019 -The FIVB is delighted to announce that the sport of snow volleyball will be part of the Lausanne en Jeux! Festival at Place de l’Europe in the heart of the city from January 18-19, 2020. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89750&Language=en Fri, 13 Dec 2019 18:00:00 GMT Beach Volleyball Awards Best Female Setter of 2018/2019 - Melissa Humana-Paredes http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89808&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, December 13, 2019 - Melissa Humana-Paredes’ star continues to rise and she hit new heights alongside Sarah Pavan as the pair become the first Canadian team to win the FIVB Beach Volleyball World Championships when they defeated USA’s April Ross and Alexandra Klineman 2-0 (23-21, 23-21) in the Hamburg 2019 gold medal match. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89808&Language=en Fri, 13 Dec 2019 15:00:00 GMT Beach Volleyball Awards: Anders Mol earns Best Male Setter of 2018/2019 http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89807&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, December 13, 2019 - For so tall a player, the 200cm tall Anders Mol has had to adapt to enjoy the success he and Christian Sorum have enjoyed over the last two seasons. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89807&Language=en Fri, 13 Dec 2019 13:00:00 GMT Excitement builds on final stretch to Tokyo 2020 http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89754&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, December 13, 2019 - The 2019 FIVB Volleyball Club World Championships closed the FIVB season last weekend, but 2020 is just around the corner and the new year begins with a bang, as the last remaining tickets to the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games come up for grabs, starting from January 4. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89754&Language=en Fri, 13 Dec 2019 09:00:00 GMT Beach Volleyball Awards: Melissa Humana-Paredes voted Best Female Defender of 2018/2019 http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89806&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, December 12, 2019 - Melissa Humana-Paredes has improved each year since she and Sarah Pavan teamed up at the start of 2017 and the Canadians hit the very top in 2018-19 when they won gold at the Hamburg 2019 FIVB Beach Volleyball World Championships. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89806&Language=en Thu, 12 Dec 2019 17:00:00 GMT Beach Volleyball Awards: Christian Sorum claims Best Defender of 2018/2019 http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89805&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, December 12, 2019 - Christian Sorum has been one half of a pairing that has dominated the FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour for a second season in a row. In 2018-19 he and Anders Mol won eight gold medals to put themselves top of the FIVB World Rankings. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89805&Language=en Thu, 12 Dec 2019 15:00:00 GMT Focus on Tokyo 2020 as last tickets in sight http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89755&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, December 12, 2019 - As focus now shifts back from club action to national teams, 31 men's squads are all lined up to make the final push for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, through the last qualification process in the very first week of the new year. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89755&Language=en Thu, 12 Dec 2019 14:00:00 GMT Pavan/Humana-Paredes win Most Outstanding Female Beach Volleyball Team http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89804&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, December 12, 2019 - It has been a remarkable three years since Sarah Pavan and Melissa Humana-Paredes teamed up and by the end of the 2018-19 FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour the pair were top of the beach volleyball world. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89804&Language=en Thu, 12 Dec 2019 13:00:00 GMT Cameroon teams building focus for Tokyo 2020 qualifiers http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89824&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, December 12, 2019 – Cameroon’s women’s and men’s volleyball teams have begun their preparations for the African Tokyo Volleyball Qualification tournaments that are due to take place in Cameroon’s capital Yaoundé, and Cairo in January 2020. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89824&Language=en Thu, 12 Dec 2019 11:00:00 GMT Beach Volleyball Awards: Mol wins Best Male Blocker of 2018/2019 http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89803&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, December 11, 2019 - Anders Mol has shown that he has several outstanding elements in his game, and one that stands out is his blocking. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89803&Language=en Wed, 11 Dec 2019 15:00:00 GMT Beach Volleyball Awards: Best Female Blocker of 2018/2019 goes to Sarah Pavan http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89775&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, December 11, 2019 - Six years after Sarah Pavan arrived on the FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour she became one half of the first Canadian team to win the FIVB Beach Volleyball World Championships. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89775&Language=en Wed, 11 Dec 2019 13:00:00 GMT Phnom Penh continues World Tour hosting duties http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89648&Language=en Phnom Penh, Cambodia, December 11, 2019 – Phnom Penh continues its FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour hosting duties in the 2019-2020 season. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89648&Language=en Wed, 11 Dec 2019 12:52:38 GMT Fabulous Egonu makes the kill! http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89821&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, December 11, 2019 - Paola Egonu really knows how to make the kill! The Imoco Volley Conegliano star scored 33 points in total against Eczacibasi Vitra Istanbul on Sunday to help her club to victory in the final of the 2019 FIVB Volleyball Women's Club World Championship. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89821&Language=en Wed, 11 Dec 2019 10:52:31 GMT Mol collects award for Best Beach Volleyball Offensive Player http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89744&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, December 10, 2019 - Anders Mol needed to be at his best in the 2018-2019 season to match the highs of his team's breakthrough season in 2017-18 and he didn’t disappoint. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89744&Language=en Tue, 10 Dec 2019 17:00:00 GMT Duda nets Best Female Beach Volleyball Offensive Player http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89745&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, December 10, 2019 - She may be only 21, but Eduarda ‘Duda’ Lisboa has already packed five years worth of FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour competition into her career. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89745&Language=en Tue, 10 Dec 2019 15:00:00 GMT Mol voted Most Outstanding Male Beach Volleyball Player of 2018/2019 http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89743&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, December 10, 2019 - Anders Mol’s star continued to rise in the 2018-2019 season when he and teammate Christian Sorum added another eight FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour gold medals to their collection. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89743&Language=en Tue, 10 Dec 2019 13:00:00 GMT