- Category: Around the World of Volleyball
It took some time to bring the sands of beach volleyball to Utah. Which is understandable since Utah is better known for its snow, not sandy beaches.
But here it is and, says Mike Manczuk with Wasatch Beach Volleyball, “It’s growing.”
The game, as played today with four players and on a soft bed of sand, dates back to 1930 when a player, waiting for his six-man team, tried playing with just one partner on a California beach. It took off.