Lausanne, Switzerland, December 20, 2014 – Age-group beach volleyball returned to Larnaka for the second time in two years as the Cyprus coastal town welcomed the FIVB Beach Volleyball U21 World Championships in July. And, once again, it was Polish tandem Michal Bryl and Kacper Kujawiak who stood top of the podium after the curtain dropped on a fascinating tournament, with Canada’s Sophie Bukovec and Tia Miric taking the women’s title.
Lausanne, Switzerland, December 19, 2014 - Thirty-six teams per gender competed in the FIVB Beach Volleyball U23 World Championships in Myslowice, Poland from June 10-15, 2014 which saw home team Maciej Kosiak and Maciej Rudol win the men's final and Australian pair Nicole Laird and Mariafe Artacho collect gold in the women's competition.
Luxembourg, December 19, 2014 - The European Volleyball Confederation launched the bidding process for the organisation of the two Continental Qualification Tournaments for the Rio de Janeiro 2016 Olympic Games - one per gender - scheduled for early January 2016.
Cairo, Egypt, December 18, 2014- The format and dates of the African Olympic qualifications for Rio de Janeiro 2016 was confirmed during the CAVB Zone presidents' Meeting held in Cairo, Egypt on Thursday headed by CAVB President Dr Amr Elwani.
Luxembourg, December 19, 2014 - The fourth leg of the 2015 CEV DenizBank Volleyball Champions League - Men is complete and five of the teams that will advance in the competition beyond the pool stage are now known.
Lausanne, December 18, 2014 – Volleyball fans can relive all the excitement, drama, joy and despair from the men and women’s FIVB Volleyball World Championships with two souvenir editions of VolleyWorld, the FIVB’s official magazine online.
Cairo, Egypt, December 18, 2014 - CAVB President Dr Amr Elwani opened the Zone Presidents' Meeting on Thursday by sending greetings and appreciations from FIVB President Dr. Ary S. Graça F° for the work done by the zones as pillar for the confederation work.