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FIVB President’s Message

3

Snapshot

4

CHAPTER 1

OLYMPIC VOLLEYBALL

History & Records - Facts & Figures

Introduction

7

Olympic Volleyball History

8

Olympic Volleyball Records

16

Olympic Volleyball Facts and Figures

18

CHAPTER 2

OLYMPIC VOLLEYBALL

Rio 2016

Rio 2016 Olympic Games Preview - Women

24

Rio 2016 Olympic Games Preview - Men

26

Rio 2016 Olympic Games Head-To-Head - Women

28

Rio 2016 Olympic Games Head-To-Head - Men

30

Rio 2016 Olympic Games Competition Formula

32

Rio 2016 Olympic Games Competition Schedule

36

Rio 2016 Officials

44

Rio 2016 Referees

46

Rio 2016 Venue Information

48

CHAPTER 3

RIO 2016

Participating Teams

Rio 2016 Participating Teams

52

WOMEN’S PARTICIPATING TEAMS

54

Argentina

56

Brazil

62

Cameroon

68

China

74

Italy

80

Japan

86

Korea

92

Netherlands

98

Puerto Rico

104

Russia

110

Serbia

116

USA

122

FIVB World Ranking

128

MEN’S PARTICIPATING TEAMS

132

Argentina

134

Brazil

140

Canada

146

Cuba

152

Egypt

158

France

164

Iran

170

Italy

176

Mexico

182

Poland

188

Russia

194

USA

200

FIVB World Ranking

206

CHAPTER 4

FIVB - TOURNAMENT INFORMATION

FIVB Tournament Records/History - Women

212

FIVB Tournament Records/History - Men

218

Overall Honours

224

CHAPTER 5

OLYMPIC VOLLEYBALL

Qualification Tournaments

Road to Rio

228

Qualification Process - Women

230

Qualification Tournaments - Women

232

Qualification Process - Men

240

Qualification Tournaments - Men

242

CHAPTER 6

VOLLEYBALL & BEACH VOLLEYBALL

History

Volleyball History

252

FIVB Volleyball Properties

256

FIVB Beach Volleyball Properties

260

CHAPTER 7

ORGANISATIONAL INFORMATION

FIVB History

264

We play it clean!

268

Referee’s Signals

270

Key Rules of the Game

272

Social Media

274

Coming Soon

276

LEGEND

W

WOMEN

M

MEN

CREDITS

Project Leader

Richard Baker

FIVB Communications Department

Director

Project Manager

Vanessa Martin Randin

FIVB Communications Department

Vice-Director

Data

Alberto Rigamonti - FIVB IT Department

Samuel Chesaux

Design & Layout

Sabrina Tarchini, Zebra3 Design

Editorial

Konstantine Dimaras

Lars Becker

CONTACT

Fédération Internationale de Volleyball

Château Les Tourelles

Edouard-Sandoz 2-4

1006 Lausanne

Switzerland

Phone: +41 21 345 35 35

Fax: +41 21 345 35 45

www.fivb.com

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rio2016.fivb.com/en/volleyball

Press contact in Rio:

Richard Baker - FIVB Communications Department Director

(press@fivb.org

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PUBLICATION DATE

All data correct as of 28.07.2016

Team info supplied by national federations

DISCLAIMER

Team lists included in this media guide (pages 54-205) are as

per the list of 20 players (O-2 form) sent by each federation to

the FIVB by the deadline of June 24, 2016. All the teams will

confirm their list of 12 players (O-2bis Form) at the time of the

Preliminary Inquiry – August 3 for women, August 4 for men -

with the exception of Russia, which has to be confirmed by the

IOC upon approval of the CAS expert.