Lausanne, Switzerland, November 27, 2014 - A new qualification process has been put in place for the FIVB Beach Volleyball World Championships The Netherlands 2015, which will see the world's best men's and women's teams compete from June 26 to July 5.
Cordoba, Mexico, November 26, 2013 - Cuba beat Venezuela in straight sets 3-0 (30-28, 25-18, 25-19) to claim their second win at the men’s volleyball tournament at the XXII Central American and Caribbean Games.
Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, November 26, 2014 - An international seminar focused on reception, defence and the libero position is currently taking place at the FIVB/NORCECA Regional Development Centre in Santo Domingo under the supervision of FIVB Instructor Juan Cartagena from Puerto Rico.
Port-au-Prince, Haiti, November 26, 2014 - Volleyball coaches in Haiti were provided with an opportunity to brush up on their skills at a seminar led by FIVB Instructor André Glaive, in association with the North, Central America & Caribbean Confederation (NORCECA).
Cordoba, Mexico, November 25, 2014 - Mexico won their first match in the men's volleyball competition at the XXII Central American and Caribbean Games by beating Trinidad and Tobago in straight sets 3-0 (25-19, 25-18, 25-21) in what was coach Ivan Contreras's debut as head coach of the Mexican team.
Baku, Azerbaijan, November 25, 2014 - The Baku 2015 European Games unveiled Jeyran and Nar as the official mascots for the inaugural sporting event. Inspired by Azerbaijani nature and heritage, Jeyran the Gazelle and Nar the Pomegranate symbolise both the country’s proud history and promising future. The pair will represent the first European Games around the world and feature on branding to promote the event.
Kazan, Russia, November 25, 2014 - Benjamin Toniutti, who captained France to fourth place at the FIVB Volleyball Men's World Championship Poland 2014, has joined Russian Superleague title-holders Zenit Kazan.