Beach Volleyball to take over Australia’s best beaches this summer

The Australian Beach Volleyball Tour (ABVT) is set to return in 2022, bringing together Australia’s best beach volleyball players on Australia’s best beaches. The ABVT will highlight what is set to be Australia’s biggest summer of beach volleyball, with 89 events scheduled on the state and national calendar. The first round was held at Thompsons Beach in Victoria, before heading…

Clean sweep for Commonwealth Games champions McHugh and Schumann at Australian Beach Volleyball Tour final

Reigning Commonwealth Games champions Chris McHugh and Damien Schumann made a clean sweep of the four-stage Australian Beach Volleyball Tour, taking gold in today’s final. The Adelaide based duo returned to the beach that delivered them Commonwealth Games glory to produce a convincing win over second seed Max Guehrer and Zachery Schubert, 2-0 (21-15, 21-16). Schumann said the high calibre…

Olympic Beach Volleyball stars shine in impressive tour final at Coolangatta

Olympic stars Taliqua Clancy and Mariafe Artacho Del Solar showed why they are considered strong contenders for a medal in Tokyo, claiming an emphatic win at the Australian Beach Volleyball Tour (ABVT) final today.  In the last major domestic tournament ahead of the Tokyo Olympic Games, all teams were out to impress, producing thrilling days of competition on Coolangatta Beach….

AUSTRALIA’S TOP BEACH VOLLEYBALLERS READY FOR FINALS ACTION

The final of the Australian Beach Volleyball Tour (ABVT) has arrived on the Gold Coast as the country’s leading athletes converge to determine who will take the title. With limited international event opportunities, the ABVT is forming a vital role for athletes in preparing for the Tokyo Olympic Games, which are just over 130 days away. Currently unbeaten on the…

GOLD COAST TOP DESTINATION FOR VOLLEYBALL NATIONAL EVENTS

The Gold Coast is set to become the hub of Australian Volleyball competitions, with the region set to host four major tournaments in 2021. Kicking off this weekend with the Australian Beach Volleyball Tour Final at Coolangatta, the Gold Coast is also set to host the Australian Beach Volleyball Schools Cup, Australian Youth Beach Volleyball Championships, Australian Volleyball Schools Cup….

Volleyball offering more opportunities outside of playing

After deciding playing Volleyball wasn’t for him, Jaek Passier found another entry into the sport he loves, picking up the whistle at the age of 12 and now refereeing for more than 20 years.  For Passier, refereeing provided a great opportunity to remain active in the sport and also have the best seat in the house. “The ability to officiate…

Schumann and McHugh triumph on Australian National Championships ‘Super Sunday’

Damien Schumann and Chris McHugh were crowned the 2021 Australian National Champions in Manly on Sunday, at the end of one of the most competitive Australian Beach Volleyball Championships in recent history. With over 80 teams overall participating across the men’s and women’s draw, the tournament doubled as the third leg of the 2021 Australian Beach Volleyball Tour (ABVT). In…

Artacho Del Solar and Clancy win Australian National title on Manly Beach

Mariafe Artacho Del Solar and Taliqua Clancy are the 2021 Australian Beach Volleyball Champions as they emerged the winners of an exciting Beach Volleyball ‘Super Sunday’ on Manly Beach. The Rio 2016 Olympians took both the national title and the gold medal of the Manly Beach Open, in a tournament that doubled as the third leg of the 2021 Australian…

Super Sunday to deliver epic final day of Australian Beach Volleyball Championships

Manly NSW: In one of the most competitive Australian Beach Volleyball Championships in recent history, ‘Super Sunday’ will feature Olympians and Tokyo Olympic hopefuls in a battle for the gold medals. After two days of competition, the top eight teams will firstly meet in Sunday morning’s semi finals, with the winners progressing through to the afternoon gold medal matches live…