Think this is the only team in Aztecs history to inspire its fan base?
Then you weren’t around in 1973, when the full-throated students — dressed in flip-flops, shorts and midriff tops — backed the men’s volleyball team with a fervor never before seen on the SDSU campus.
The students fell in love with the down-to-earth team, the players with long hair and puka-shell necklaces. Read More
There are no real ocean beaches in Berlin. There is no surfing, there are no palm trees and in the winter there is hardly any sun. But despite the bleak winter, the city is bananas about beach volleyball. Even in the darkest months of the year when it’s just below freezing, with gray clouds smothering the light and snow on the ground, all Berliners want is to get barefoot, string up a net and pretend they’re somewhere warm.
President of the Guyana Volleyball Association (GVA) Lenox Shuffler says he is extremely satisfied with the enthusiasm and discipline shown by the newly certified participants during the South American Volleyball Federation’s Beach Volleyball coaching clinic.
The course, which ran for five days, concluded yesterday at the Carifesta Sports Complex ground, Carifesta Avenue.
The inaugural FIVB Beach Volleyball U17 World Championships will take place in Bahai de Banderas in Mexico from July 15 to 20 and means even more young players will get the chance to compete at international level.
More than 80 elite beach volleyballers have begun an international face off at Mount Maunganui's main beach.
The New Zealand Beach Volleyball Open will be held this weekend, hosting New Zealand's finest plus some from Vanuatu.
The top teams will earn the right to represent New Zealand on the Asian Beach Volleyball Tour.