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#Spiketember: The art of hitting on two

#Spiketember: The art of hitting on two2019-09-30 14:00:00 | @grtorres

Several teams are not using all their tree touches to score points – and here’s how they do it

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Agatha and Duda keep winning

Agatha and Duda keep winning2019-09-29 04:03:00 | @grtorres

The stars topped the podium in the opening event of the 2019-2020 Brazilian Tour

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts2019-09-26 15:09:00 | @grtorres

The week in the sands of the world

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#Spiketember: Shot selection is key

#Spiketember: Shot selection is key2019-09-25 09:00:00 | @grtorres

Making a good decision on how to hit the ball is far more important than the execution itself

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Sarah and Mel end the season on top

Sarah and Mel end the season on top2019-09-23 04:45:00 | @grtorres

The reigning world champions triumphed at the last event of the AVP season in Hawaii

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Latvia and Spain secure Olympic spots

Latvia and Spain secure Olympic spots2019-09-22 15:24:00 | @grtorres

Graudina/Kravcenoka and Liliana/Elsa prevailed in the Qualification Tournament in China

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Olympic medalists book tickets to Tokyo 2020

Olympic medalists book tickets to Tokyo 20202019-09-21 14:11:00 | @grtorres

Italians Lupo/Nicolai and Latvians Plavins/Tocs have qualified to next year’s Summer Games

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts2019-09-19 19:32:00 | @grtorres

The week in the sands of the world

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#Spiketember: Size matters?

#Spiketember: Size matters?2019-09-17 03:28:00 | @grtorres

Evandro and Bruno couldn’t be more different, but they both found ways to be among the best spikers in the world

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Watch out world, Laura is back to stay

Watch out world, Laura is back to stay2019-09-12 20:38:00 | @grtorres

The victory at the World Tour Finals has showed the Olympic champion is back in the game

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts 2019-09-12 20:15:00 | @grtorres

The week in the sands of the world

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#Spiketember: Spiking 101 with Duda and Mol

#Spiketember: Spiking 101 with Duda and Mol2019-09-11 03:56:00 | @grtorres

The best spikers in the world open up about what it takes to hit the ball in great fashion - and score the point

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Russian world champs make the double

Russian world champs make the double2019-09-09 08:20:00 | @grtorres

Stoyanovskiy and Krasilnikov defeated Thole and Wickler in a gold medal match for the third time to win the World Tour Finals

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Laura and Maggie World Tour Finals winners

Laura and Maggie World Tour Finals winners2019-09-09 00:50:00 | @grtorres

The Germans won their first title together and finished the season at the top of the podium in Rome

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts 2019-09-06 09:01:00 | @grtorres

The week in the sands of the world

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Welcome to #Spiketember!

Welcome to #Spiketember!2019-09-03 16:45:00 | @grtorres

Join us as we celebrate the most fantastic spikes of the 2019 season

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Pedro has a new partner

Pedro has a new partner2019-09-02 21:28:00 | @grtorres

After splitting with Vitor, the Brazilian will debut his new team with Oscar this week at the World Tour Finals

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A-Team bounces back to triumph in Chicago

A-Team bounces back to triumph in Chicago2019-09-02 00:16:00 | @grtorres

After losing the final in Manhattan Beach, April and Alix returned to their dominant form in the American AVP

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Mol wins the battle of the Vikings in Oslo

Mol wins the battle of the Vikings in Oslo2019-09-01 23:05:00 | @grtorres

The blocker defeated his regular partner Sørum and his brother Markus to take gold

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts2019-08-28 18:29:00 | @grtorres

The week in the sands of the world

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Rivals for a week

Rivals for a week2019-08-27 17:35:00 | @grtorres

After experiencing massive success together, Mol and Sørum will be opponents in a one-star event in Oslo

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World champs secure national title

World champs secure national title2019-08-25 21:58:00 | @grtorres

Stoyanovskiy and Krasilnikov were among this weekend’s National Tour winners

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Home victory for Samoilovs and Smedins

Home victory for Samoilovs and Smedins2019-08-25 18:03:00 | @grtorres

The Latvians won the World Tour three-star event in Jurmala

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts2019-08-22 03:53:00 | @grtorres

The week in the sands of the world

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After Europe, Latvians want the world

After Europe, Latvians want the world2019-08-20 20:00:00 | @grtorres

Graudina and Kravcenoka plan on expanding their continental domination to the World Tour

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Unstoppable Sarah and Mel on top again

Unstoppable Sarah and Mel on top again2019-08-19 02:40:00 | @grtorres

The Canadians won the World Championships final rematch to top the Manhattan Beach Open

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First World Tour gold for Team Joanouk

First World Tour gold for Team Joanouk2019-08-18 20:36:00 | @grtorres

Swiss Heidrich and Vergé-Dépré could finally celebrate a title together in Moscow

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts2019-08-15 19:56:00 | @grtorres

The week in the sands of the world

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Fendrick’s wait is over

Fendrick’s wait is over2019-08-14 02:38:00 | @grtorres

After one year out of the game, the American is set to make her World Tour comeback

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Vikings take another one home

Vikings take another one home2019-08-11 21:08:00 | @grtorres

Mol and Sørum are back-to-back European champions

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Young Latvians Queens of Europe

Young Latvians Queens of Europe2019-08-10 20:45:00 | @grtorres

Graudina and Kravcenoka gave their country its second-ever continental title

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts2019-08-09 09:00:00 | @grtorres

The week in the sands of the world

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Injury update: Bruno back soon, Bourne out

Injury update: Bruno back soon, Bourne out2019-08-08 08:30:00 | @grtorres

The Brazilian and the American got injured during the Vienna Major and here’s now their recoveries are going

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Vitor splits with Pedro, joins Ricardo

Vitor splits with Pedro, joins Ricardo2019-08-06 17:20:00 | @grtorres

It’s yet another change involving Brazilian teams

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Back-to-back Vienna Major gold for Vikings

Back-to-back Vienna Major gold for Vikings2019-08-04 20:19:00 | @barringer_a

Norway’s Anders Mol and Christian Sørum win… again!

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The Mammoth is back!

The Mammoth is back!2019-08-04 14:26:00 | @grtorres

After almost three years, Alison returns to a Beach Major Series gold medal match

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Fairytale gold for Mel & Sarah

Fairytale gold for Mel & Sarah2019-08-04 14:01:00 | @barringer_a

Another title for the World Champs!

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Vienna silver pushes Brazilians forward

Vienna silver pushes Brazilians forward2019-08-04 13:37:00 | @grtorres

Carol and Maria Antonelli are still trailing in the Olympic race, but they made good progress in the last month

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Vienna bronze puts Agatha and Duda closer to Tokyo

Vienna bronze puts Agatha and Duda closer to Tokyo2019-08-03 19:40:00 | @grtorres

With the third-place finish at the Danube Island they took the lead in the Brazilian Olympic qualification process

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Polish looking forward to Vienna Major final rematch

Polish looking forward to Vienna Major final rematch2019-08-03 15:40:00 | @grtorres

Bryl and Fijalek to meet Mol and Sørum, their opponents on last year’s gold medal match

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World Champions reach another final

World Champions reach another final2019-08-03 14:31:00 | @barringer_a

Melissa and Sarah turn on the style in Vienna

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Back-to-back Major finals for Carol and Maria

Back-to-back Major finals for Carol and Maria2019-08-03 13:26:00 | @grtorres

After taking silver in Gstaad, the Brazilians are back in contention for the gold in Vienna

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Alison and Alvaro oust the World Champs!

Alison and Alvaro oust the World Champs!2019-08-03 11:58:00 | @barringer_a

Reigning Olympic champ turns up the heat to reach the semi-finals!Reigning Olympic champ turns up the heat to reach the semi-finals!Reigning Olympic champ turns up the heat to reach the semi-finals!

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Time for the men’s quarters!

Time for the men’s quarters!2019-08-02 20:52:00 | @barringer_a

Saturday show down for the men on the Danube Island

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Phil and Nick figured it out

Phil and Nick figured it out2019-08-02 19:26:00 | @grtorres

After losing to Brouwer and Meeuwsen in their last three tournaments, the Americans turned the tables on the Dutch to make it to the Vienna Major quarter-finals

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World Champs through to Vienna semis

World Champs through to Vienna semis2019-08-02 16:35:00 | @barringer_a

Melissa and Sarah crush Swiss dreams to set-up Agatha/Duda clash

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All-Brazilian semi-final set in Vienna

All-Brazilian semi-final set in Vienna2019-08-02 15:46:00 | @grtorres

Talita/Taiana and Carol/Maria Antonelli set to clash at the Danube Island

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The men set for the Last 16

The men set for the Last 162019-08-02 14:06:00 | @barringer_a

Busy morning at Vienna Major sees big guns progress

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Vienna Major’s women’s quarter-finals set

Vienna Major’s women’s quarter-finals set2019-08-02 11:34:00 | @grtorres

Teams from Brazil, Canada, Czech Republic, Germany, Switzerland and the United States are in contention for the medals at the Danube Island

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Rollercoaster day for Austrian favorites

Rollercoaster day for Austrian favorites 2019-08-01 20:55:00 | @barringer_a

Doppler/Horst crash out but there’s joy for Martin and Moritz

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Heidrich and Gerson did it again

Heidrich and Gerson did it again2019-08-01 20:07:00 | @grtorres

As in Hamburg and Gstaad, the Swiss have won their pool, but now they want to go further

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Laura and Maggie survive another battle

Laura and Maggie survive another battle2019-08-01 15:56:00 | @grtorres

The Germans have had no easy matches at the Vienna Major, but they made through the Round of 24

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Austrians live to fight another day

Austrians live to fight another day2019-08-01 15:51:00 | @barringer_a

Kathi and Lena now to face Friday showdown against World Champions

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No rest, no problem for the Grimalts

No rest, no problem for the Grimalts2019-08-01 15:02:00 | @grtorres

The Chilean cousins debuted in Vienna 15 hours after their arrival but still managed to beat the Olympic silver medalists

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Taylor on top in battle of the Crabbs

Taylor on top in battle of the Crabbs2019-08-01 14:57:00 | @grtorres

The younger of the American brothers and Gibb beat Trevor and Bourne in Vienna

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Crunch time in Vienna for home heroes

Crunch time in Vienna for home heroes2019-08-01 13:53:00 | @barringer_a

Doppler and Horst to take on World Champs runners-up in must-win match

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Vikings happy to take it easy

Vikings happy to take it easy2019-08-01 11:52:00 | @barringer_a

Anders and Christian are ready for yet another tournament

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Thursday’s mustn’t miss matches

Thursday’s mustn’t miss matches2019-07-31 21:12:00 | @barringer_a

Here’s the pick of the action at the Danube Island on day three of the tournament

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Brazilians take four Round of 16 spots

Brazilians take four Round of 16 spots2019-07-31 20:33:00 | @grtorres

The South Americans won half of the pools in the women’s tournament

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Reigning champs stay alive!

Reigning champs stay alive!2019-07-31 16:49:00 | @barringer_a

Hermannová/Sluková avoid early elimination after center court victory

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Dutch party poopers on to Vienna main draw

Dutch party poopers on to Vienna main draw2019-07-31 15:26:00 | @grtorres

Varenhorst and van de Velde eliminated Latvian Janis Smedins on his birthday

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The new face of Spanish beach volleyball

The new face of Spanish beach volleyball2019-07-31 14:47:00 | @grtorres

Playing in her first Beach Major Series event, 20-year-old blocker Maria Carro is a breath of renovation for the country

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Austrians come close to upsets

Austrians come close to upsets2019-07-31 12:50:00 | @barringer_a

So near yet so far for home duos at Vienna Major

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Laura & Maggie complete Greek double

Laura & Maggie complete Greek double2019-07-30 19:40:00 | @barringer_a

Two qualification wins send Germans through to the main draw

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A qualifier hat-trick for Dabizha and Rudykh

A qualifier hat-trick for Dabizha and Rudykh2019-07-30 18:24:00 | @grtorres

The Russians advanced to the main draw for the third-straight time in Vienna

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One day at a time for Winter and Hörl

One day at a time for Winter and Hörl2019-07-30 16:08:00 | @grtorres

The Austrians won a match for the second-straight day and are close to advancing to the main draw in Vienna

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The long road for Brouwer/Meeuwsen

The long road for Brouwer/Meeuwsen2019-07-30 14:28:00 | @barringer_a

Gstaad bronze medalists clear first hurdle in search of main draw place

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Veterans start qualification on the right foot

Veterans start qualification on the right foot2019-07-30 12:33:00 | @grtorres

Germans, Brazilians and Americans survived the first round and are one win away from the Vienna main draw

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Vikings on fire as they head to Vienna

Vikings on fire as they head to Vienna2019-07-28 16:21:00 | @grtorres

Mol and Sørum dominated the Olympic test event in Tokyo and won their tenth gold medal in 13 tournaments

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts2019-07-25 20:07:00 | @grtorres

The week in the sands of the world

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Vikings favorites for Vienna gold

Vikings favorites for Vienna gold2019-07-25 11:20:00 | @barringer_a

bet-at-home.com believe Norwegians can retain title

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Third time's a charm for the Strauss sisters

Third time's a charm for the Strauss sisters2019-07-25 10:30:00 | @grtorres

The Austrian twins will finally play together in their home tournament in Vienna

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Support these women at Vienna Major

Support these women at Vienna Major2019-07-23 11:03:00 | @barringer_a

Stop what you’re doing and pick a team to follow…

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10 men’s teams to support at Vienna Major

10 men’s teams to support at Vienna Major2019-07-23 10:29:00 | @barringer_a

Need a team to follow? We got your back.

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Vienna Major gets the green light

Vienna Major gets the green light2019-07-23 10:00:00 | @barringer_a

And for our next trick…

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The weekend recap

The weekend recap2019-07-21 20:54:00 | @grtorres

Brazil and Russia secure Espinho golds in Espinho while World Champs win gold at home

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts2019-07-19 01:16:00 | @grtorres

The week in the sands of the world

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Gstaad silver medalists in Vienna quali

Gstaad silver medalists in Vienna quali2019-07-17 09:53:00 | @barringer_a

You cannot be serious?

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Merci Gstaad

Merci Gstaad2019-07-16 10:55:00 | @barringer_a

Thank you again…

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What a week for the A-Team

What a week for the A-Team2019-07-14 17:26:00 | @barringer_a

Silver medal at World Champs topped by gold in Gstaad

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Brazilians celebrate first Major medals

Brazilians celebrate first Major medals2019-07-14 16:54:00 | @grtorres

Carol/Maria Antonelli and Rebecca/Ana Patricia stepped on the podium of a Beach Major Series event for the first time in Gstaad

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Comeback Queens turn silver into gold in Gstaad

Comeback Queens turn silver into gold in Gstaad2019-07-14 16:04:00 | @barringer_a

April Ross and Alix Klineman take the first Major title of the 2019 season in the Swiss Alps

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The final is set

The final is set2019-07-14 11:42:00 | @barringer_a

But there will be no Swiss team in it…

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Re-writing history

Re-writing history2019-07-13 20:57:00 | @barringer_a

Anders and Christian win another medal. What’s new?

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A silver step in the right direction

A silver step in the right direction2019-07-13 20:22:00 | @grtorres

Brouwer and Meeuwsen returned to a Beach Major Series final for the first time in three years

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Back-to-back Gstaad gold

Back-to-back Gstaad gold 2019-07-13 19:21:00 | @barringer_a

Unbeatable Vikings win in the mountains again!

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A home cowbell anyone?

A home cowbell anyone?2019-07-13 17:38:00 | @barringer_a

Tanja Hüberli and Nina Betschart are one win away from winning a cowbell in Gstaad

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Brazilian semi-final set in Gstaad

Brazilian semi-final set in Gstaad2019-07-13 17:04:00 | @grtorres

Rebecca and Ana Patricia downed world champions Pavan and Humana-Paredes and will play Carol and Maria Antonelli

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Vikings century sets-up another final

Vikings century sets-up another final2019-07-13 15:18:00 | @barringer_a

100th World Tour win for Anders and Christian secures back-to-back final in the Alps

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A-Team finding their feet in the mountains

A-Team finding their feet in the mountains2019-07-13 11:01:00 | @barringer_a

It’s taken them a few games but April and Alix are now on fire in the Alps

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Dream lives on for Hüberli/Betschart

Dream lives on for Hüberli/Betschart2019-07-12 18:45:00 | @barringer_a

Epic late victory ensures Swiss stars advance to Saturday

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Vikings eyeing another Gstaad final

Vikings eyeing another Gstaad final2019-07-12 18:13:00 | @barringer_a

Norwegians reach semi-finals in the mountains for the second year running

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Slovakians eliminate Ágatha and Duda

Slovakians eliminate Ágatha and Duda2019-07-12 15:43:00 | @grtorres

Dubovcova and Strbova posted a three-set Round of 16 win over the Brazilians favorites

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Kantor and Losiak survive the Polish battle

Kantor and Losiak survive the Polish battle2019-07-12 14:04:00 | @grtorres

Piotr and Bartosz eliminated their compatriots Fijalek and Bryl as they march into the quarter-finals

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No all-Swiss clash as Brazil spoil the party

No all-Swiss clash as Brazil spoil the party2019-07-12 11:57:00 | @barringer_a

Barbara and Fernanda knock out Anouk Vergé-Dépré and Joana Heidrich

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Swiss dreams are made of these

Swiss dreams are made of these2019-07-11 18:18:00 | @barringer_a

Can Hüberli/Betschart end the home nation’s wait for a golden cowbell?

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Guto and Saymon stun world champions

Guto and Saymon stun world champions2019-07-11 16:58:00 | @grtorres

The Brazilian qualifiers sent Stoyanovskiy and Krasilnikov packing after their Round of 24 win

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Lupo and Nicolai advance in Gstaad

Lupo and Nicolai advance in Gstaad2019-07-11 16:13:00 | @grtorres

The Italians survived a tough Round of 24 match against Samoilovs and Smedins

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Marketa winning through the pain

Marketa winning through the pain2019-07-11 15:48:00 | @barringer_a

Czech defender Marketa Sluková still has a broken toe but that’s not stopping her aiming for victory in Gstaad

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Kerri through to the Round of 16

Kerri through to the Round of 162019-07-11 14:58:00 | @grtorres

The six-time Gstaad champion won another match with partner Brooke Sweat

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German stars crash out of Gstaad Major

German stars crash out of Gstaad Major2019-07-11 12:56:00 | @grtorres

Ludwig/Kozuch and Borger/Sude are both eliminated from the tournament in the mountains

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A morning to forget for the Swiss

A morning to forget for the Swiss2019-07-11 11:28:00 | @barringer_a

Home support fails to inspire home teams as two tandems crash out

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Five Gstaad Major matches to watch on Thursday

Five Gstaad Major matches to watch on Thursday2019-07-11 01:44:00 | @grtorres

The second day of the main draw in the Swiss Alps could see some top teams out of contention already

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Alison and Álvaro down world champions

Alison and Álvaro down world champions2019-07-10 19:14:00 | @barringer_a

The Brazilians topped Stoyanovskiy and Krasilnikov to dominate Pool B

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Tanja and Nina happy to be back home

Tanja and Nina happy to be back home2019-07-10 17:35:00 | @barringer_a

After a tough fourth-place finish at the World Championships, the Swiss are ecstatic to play in the Swiss Alps

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Maki is smiling again

Maki is smiling again2019-07-10 15:05:00 | @grtorres

After missing the World Championships due to the injury, Sluková returned to the court with a victory in Gstaad

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Hamburg heroes made to sweat

Hamburg heroes made to sweat2019-07-10 14:22:00 | @barringer_a

The finalists from the World Champions have to dig deep in Gstaad

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Brazilians start strong

Brazilians start strong2019-07-10 12:21:00 | @grtorres

The South Americans won three of their first four matches in Gstaad

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Winning start for World Champs

Winning start for World Champs2019-07-10 11:24:00 | @barringer_a

Russians begin cowbell quest with victory

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Group of Death haunts the Dutch

Group of Death haunts the Dutch2019-07-10 09:54:00 | @barringer_a

Italy and Poland off to winning starts in Gstaad

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Five Gstaad Major openers to watch

Five Gstaad Major openers to watch2019-07-09 22:53:00 | @grtorres

As the beach volleyball elite gathers in the Swiss Alps for the 20th time, here are some of the first main draw matches you should keep an eye on

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World Champs hangovers in Gstaad

World Champs hangovers in Gstaad2019-07-09 19:07:00 | @barringer_a

Top teams fall before main draw kicks off on Wednesday

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Have you ever seen a quali this deep?

Have you ever seen a quali this deep?2019-07-08 18:15:00 | @barringer_a

The depth of the Major in the mountains is so deep it’ll make you want to run for the hills

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I can’t describe it – I’m a World Champion

I can’t describe it – I’m a World Champion2019-07-07 18:37:00 | @barringer_a

From Russia with love

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Next stop: Gstaad

Next stop: Gstaad2019-07-07 18:17:00 | @grtorres

The beach volleyball elite will have no time to rest as the Beach Major Series continues in the Swiss Alps

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Big men dominate World Champs stats

Big men dominate World Champs stats2019-07-07 17:22:00 | @grtorres

Blockers were among the most efficient players of the tournament in Hamburg

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Mixed feelings for the German heroes

Mixed feelings for the German heroes2019-07-07 16:44:00 | @grtorres

Thole and Wickler made their country proud, but the final setback still stinks

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Russians party poopers take world title

Russians party poopers take world title2019-07-07 15:39:00 | @barringer_a

Krasilnikov and Stoyanovskiy fightback ends German fairytale

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Proud Vikings after World Champs bronze

Proud Vikings after World Champs bronze2019-07-07 14:29:00 | @grtorres

Mol and Sørum return to the podium in Hamburg in third place

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Taliqua tops World Champs stats book

Taliqua tops World Champs stats book2019-07-07 09:00:00 | @grtorres

The Australian led the tournament in four statistical categories

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Thole wants to re-write history

Thole wants to re-write history2019-07-06 21:53:00 | @barringer_a

Home nation teams have finished runners-up in the last two World Championship finals and Julius Thole doesn’t want him and Clemens Wickler to suffer the same fate

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The dream continues for Thole and Wickler

The dream continues for Thole and Wickler2019-07-06 20:30:00 | Beach Major Series

The Germans downed Mol and Sørum and will play against Russia in the World Championships final

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Russians ready for the biggest match of their careers

Russians ready for the biggest match of their careers2019-07-06 18:47:00 | @grtorres

Stoyanovskiy and Krasilnikov power through Bourne and Crabb to make it to the final

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The long road to the world title

The long road to the world title2019-07-06 18:06:00 | @barringer_a

Dreams do come true for Canadian champions

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A-Team hungry for more after World Champs silver

A-Team hungry for more after World Champs silver2019-07-06 17:52:00 | @grtorres

It was a tough one for April and Alix, but they will be ready for the next challenge

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Canadians crowned champions of the world

Canadians crowned champions of the world2019-07-06 16:09:00 | @barringer_a

Sarah and Melissa seal world title and ticket to Tokyo

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Another Aussie bronze in Hamburg

Another Aussie bronze in Hamburg2019-07-06 14:38:00 | @grtorres

Taliqua and Mariafe step on the podium at the Rothenbaum again

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It all comes down to this

It all comes down to this2019-07-06 13:33:00 | @barringer_a

Germans one win away from the final – but standing in their way are the best in the world

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All good for the unstoppable Russians

All good for the unstoppable Russians2019-07-06 13:02:00 | @grtorres

Stoyanovskiy and Krasilnikov are into the semi-finals with a perfect record

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American comeback kings send Brazil home

American comeback kings send Brazil home2019-07-06 12:20:00 | @grtorres

Bourne and Crabb march into the semi-finals with another come-from-behind victory

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Vikings march on

Vikings march on2019-07-06 12:03:00 | @barringer_a

Unbeatable favourites make it look easy

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Sarah and Mel reach World Champs final

Sarah and Mel reach World Champs final2019-07-05 22:39:00 | @grtorres

After a tough fourth-place finish two years ago, the Canadians are just one step away from the elusive gold medal

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A-Team are just one win from gold

A-Team are just one win from gold2019-07-05 20:56:00 | @barringer_a

April Ross and Alix Klineman fire the USA into the World Championship final

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Young Germans to play American veterans

Young Germans to play American veterans2019-07-05 19:57:00 | @grtorres

Thole and Wickler continue on a roll and will face Lucena and Dalhausser in the quarter-finals

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Italians ready for the Vikings

Italians ready for the Vikings2019-07-05 18:26:00 | @barringer_a

Nicolai/Lupo are relishing the challenge of taking on the best team in the world

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Brazil tie-breaker kings set to face USA

Brazil tie-breaker kings set to face USA2019-07-05 16:24:00 | @grtorres

After playing their fourth three-setter in five matches, André and George will clash with Bourne and Crabb in the quarter-finals

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Switzerland and Canada to meet in semi-final

Switzerland and Canada to meet in semi-final2019-07-05 14:19:00 | @grtorres

Nina/Tanja and Sarah/Melissa powered through the quarter-finals and will meet for a place in the gold medal match

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Stunning semi-final set

Stunning semi-final set2019-07-05 13:47:00 | @barringer_a

Aussies take on Americans in fight for final place

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Barbara and Fernanda keep Brazil alive

Barbara and Fernanda keep Brazil alive2019-07-04 22:40:00 | @grtorres

The Brazilians recovered from a massive first set loss to eliminate Germans Borger and Sude

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Clemens Wickler’s block party

Clemens Wickler’s block party2019-07-04 21:38:00 | @barringer_a

Something special is happening at the Red Bull Beach Arena for the German stars

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Russians knock favorites out

Russians knock favorites out2019-07-04 19:54:00 | @grtorres

Liamin/Myskiv and Semenov/Leshukov are headed to the Round of 16 after they eliminated Doppler/Horst and Kantor/Losiak

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Canadians thank each other

Canadians thank each other2019-07-04 18:07:00 | @barringer_a

After winning their Last 16 match, Melissa and Sarah were happy with one another

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Strategies working for Gibb and Crabb

Strategies working for Gibb and Crabb2019-07-04 17:21:00 | @grtorres

The Americans had a solid win over Herrera and Gavira to advance to the Round of 16

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Russians shock Agatha and Duda

Russians shock Agatha and Duda2019-07-04 15:31:00 | @grtorres

Makroguzova and Kholomina knocked the Brazilians out of the World Championships

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Entertaining showdown guaranteed

Entertaining showdown guaranteed2019-07-04 13:18:00 | @barringer_a

There will be one must-watch match in the men’s Last 16 as Italians and Austrians triumph

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Americans stun Brazilians on Independence Day

Americans stun Brazilians on Independence Day2019-07-04 12:13:00 | @grtorres

Slick and Allen sent favorites Evandro and Bruno home in the Round of 32

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 Five must-see matches on Thursday

Five must-see matches on Thursday2019-07-03 22:20:00 | @barringer_a

Honestly, you would be silly not to tune in to all this

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Phil and Nick into the elimination round

Phil and Nick into the elimination round2019-07-03 21:09:00 | @grtorres

After some struggles in pool play, the Americans seem to be finding their form

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Brazil and USA split Round of 32 wins

Brazil and USA split Round of 32 wins2019-07-03 20:37:00 | @grtorres

Agatha/Duda and Klineman/Ross triumphed against their historical opponents

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Early exit for reigning champ Laura

Early exit for reigning champ Laura2019-07-03 19:42:00 | @barringer_a

Summer and Sara silence German crowd as 2017 champion is eliminated

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Claes and Sponcil pass the ultimate test

Claes and Sponcil pass the ultimate test2019-07-03 18:36:00 | @grtorres

The Americans came from behind to eliminate Laboureur and Ittlinger in a packed the Red Bull Beach Arena

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Aussies send Canadians home early

Aussies send Canadians home early2019-07-03 16:36:00 | @grtorres

Clancy and Artacho eliminated world number two Brandie and Heather in the Round of 32

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Home heroes Thole/Wickler face 2013 champions

Home heroes Thole/Wickler face 2013 champions2019-07-03 16:28:00 | @barringer_a

Red Bull Beach Arena showdown in first knockout match for leading German men

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No pressure says Nicolai

No pressure says Nicolai2019-07-03 14:09:00 | @barringer_a

The Italian is hoping he and Daniele Lupo can learn from what happened in Vienna two years ago as they aim to win gold in Hamburg

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Evandro and Bruno close pool with big victory

Evandro and Bruno close pool with big victory2019-07-03 11:31:00 | @grtorres

The Brazilians didn’t give Herrera and Gavira any chances on their way to top Pool I

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Don't miss this on Wednesday

Don't miss this on Wednesday2019-07-02 21:00:00 | @grtorres

As elimination starts for the women, the men define positions for the last pools

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Former world champ survives in Hamburg

Former world champ survives in Hamburg2019-07-02 20:39:00 | @grtorres

Chinese veteran Xue and partner Wang made it to the Round of 32 after lucky loser victory

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Historical wins propel Iran and Uruguay

Historical wins propel Iran and Uruguay2019-07-02 20:01:00 | @grtorres

The Asians and the South Americans each won a match for the first time in the World Championships

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Fearless Losiak loving Hamburg return

Fearless Losiak loving Hamburg return2019-07-02 18:44:00 | @barringer_a

Polish pairs through to elimination stages as pool winners

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Alison and Álvaro looking far beyond group victory

Alison and Álvaro looking far beyond group victory2019-07-02 17:04:00 | @grtorres

The Brazilians did their homework against strong opponents from Russia, the USA and Qatar

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Group of Death reaches dramatic climax

Group of Death reaches dramatic climax2019-07-02 17:00:00 | @barringer_a

Here’s what went down in Pool F with all four teams aiming to reach the elimination stage…

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Russians power through Pool K

Russians power through Pool K2019-07-02 16:27:00 | @grtorres

Makroguzova and Kholomina recovered from a tough loss to win their group in Hamburg

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Women’s draw throws up classics

Women’s draw throws up classics2019-07-02 16:00:00 | @barringer_a

Brandie/Bansley v Artacho/Clancy the pick of the ties as the best of the best go head-to-head in elimination

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Laura and Maggie win their pool

Laura and Maggie win their pool2019-07-02 14:23:00 | @barringer_a

Germans reach elimination phase as pool winners on set ratio

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Unstoppable Brazilians break World Champs record

Unstoppable Brazilians break World Champs record2019-07-02 11:34:00 | @grtorres

The South American powerhouse became the first to win its first 19 matches in the event

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Living the Nicaraguan Dream

Living the Nicaraguan Dream2019-07-02 08:05:00 | @grtorres

Rodriguez and Mendoza, the first representatives of the country at the World Championships, enjoyed each minute of their time in Hamburg

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Avanti, Marta and Vicky!

Avanti, Marta and Vicky!2019-07-01 21:43:00 | @grtorres

The Italians were unstoppable in pool play and are qualified to the Round of 32

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Five big matches on Tuesday

Five big matches on Tuesday2019-07-01 21:27:00 | @grtorres

It will be a big day and we help you to decide where the focus on

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Best win yet for Karla and Julia

Best win yet for Karla and Julia2019-07-01 21:02:00 | @barringer_a

Germans stun April Ross and Alix Klineman to become first home team to top a pool

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Billy Allen's World Champs blog

Billy Allen's World Champs blog2019-07-01 20:40:00 | Billy Allen

Part 2: The American recaps his second match in Hamburg, which almost didn't happen

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Aussies learn their lesson

Aussies learn their lesson2019-07-01 19:29:00 | @barringer_a

Mariafe Artacho and Taliqua Clancy avoid a lucky loser play-off with important victory over Americans

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Doppler hoping for tough draw

Doppler hoping for tough draw2019-07-01 18:17:00 | @barringer_a

With a place in the elimination round secure, Austrian Clemens Doppler can’t wait for another big test

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Agatha and Duda keep going

Agatha and Duda keep going2019-07-01 17:21:00 | @grtorres

The Brazilians ended pool play with a perfect record and a spot in the Round of 32

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So far so good for Latvian debutants

So far so good for Latvian debutants2019-07-01 15:21:00 | @barringer_a

Third win for Tina Graudina and Anastasija Kravcenkova seals top spot

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Group victory for Rebecca and Ana Patricia

Group victory for Rebecca and Ana Patricia2019-07-01 14:09:00 | @grtorres

The Brazilians dominated Spanish Liliana and Elsa to secure the top of Pool D in Hamburg

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Qatar secures Pool D top spot

Qatar secures Pool D top spot2019-07-01 12:02:00 | @grtorres

Cherif and Ahmed won their third-straight match in Hamburg and are through the elimination rounds

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The Brazilian chameleon

The Brazilian chameleon2019-07-01 09:00:00 | @grtorres

Few players in the world have played as many different roles as Vitor Felipe in the last year

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Brazilians silence the Rothenbaum

Brazilians silence the Rothenbaum2019-06-30 22:20:00 | @grtorres

Antonelli and Carol shutdown home heroes Ludwig and Kozuch down in front of their home fans

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Five games you can’t miss on Monday

Five games you can’t miss on Monday2019-06-30 21:00:00 | @barringer_a

Here’s our selection of the must see matches on day four at the World Championships in Hamburg

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Major upsets level the ground in Pool F

Major upsets level the ground in Pool F2019-06-30 20:33:00 | @grtorres

Saxton/O’Gorman and Capogrosso/Azaad defeated favorite American and Dutch teams

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Vikings overcome the crowd

Vikings overcome the crowd2019-06-30 19:25:00 | @barringer_a

Number one seeds get the job done… but it wasn’t easy

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Swiss stars sink Canadians… again!

Swiss stars sink Canadians… again!2019-06-30 15:25:00 | @barringer_a

In one of the matches of day three, Switzerland’s Anouk Vergé-Dépré and Joana Heidrich kept up their impressive record against Brandie/Bansley

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Double Dutch delight

Double Dutch delight2019-06-30 14:04:00 | @grtorres

Stubbe/van Iersel and Keizer/Meppelink dominated Australian teams to remain in pace to their pools’ top spots

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Mauritians all smiles despite record defeat

Mauritians all smiles despite record defeat2019-06-30 12:35:00 | @barringer_a

When you’re playing a beach volleyball legend like Kerri Walsh Jennings, being on the end of a bad result doesn’t matter. In life, some things are more important…

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The young Paraguayan veteran

The young Paraguayan veteran2019-06-30 08:30:00 | @grtorres

At 21, Michelle Valiente has more World Championships experience than many of her competitors in Hamburg

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Mozambique in route for its own Olympic podium

Mozambique in route for its own Olympic podium2019-06-30 00:14:00 | @grtorres

The African nation has played the gold and silver medalists of the Rio 2016 Games in their two World Championships appearances

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André debuts with three-set thriller win

André debuts with three-set thriller win2019-06-29 21:37:00 | @grtorres

The reigning world champ and partner George Wanderley downed Austria to star on the right foot in Hamburg

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Five matches to watch on Sunday!

Five matches to watch on Sunday!2019-06-29 21:00:00 | @grtorres

Here’s what you should pay attention to in the third day of the World Championships

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Super Saturday for the Germans

Super Saturday for the Germans2019-06-29 19:47:00 | @barringer_a

The wins kept on coming for the home teams on the Red Bull Beach Arena on Saturday

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Qatari boys grind out another win

Qatari boys grind out another win2019-06-29 18:43:00 | @barringer_a

Ahmed and Cherif record their second successive comeback victory to give themselves great chance of winning Pool D

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A happy birthday for Pablo Herrera

A happy birthday for Pablo Herrera2019-06-29 17:41:00 | @barringer_a

Veteran Spaniard celebrates first win in Hamburg – and is now eyeing a place in the semi-finals… eventually!

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Reigning champ made to sweat for win

Reigning champ made to sweat for win2019-06-29 16:06:00 | @barringer_a

Aussies almost cause an upset but Evandro and Bruno pull victory out of the fire

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Young Chileans inspired by the Grimalts

Young Chileans inspired by the Grimalts2019-06-29 16:06:00 | @grtorres

Zavala and Lammel are trying to to follow their training buddies' footsteps

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American women bounce back

American women bounce back2019-06-29 12:18:00 | @grtorres

Claes/Sponcil and Summer/Hughes secured the USA's first victories in Hamburg

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Cubans looking to surprise again

Cubans looking to surprise again2019-06-29 08:30:00 | @grtorres

With new formations, the Caribbeans want to replicate their 2017 success in Hamburg

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World Champs debut in the books for the Vikings

World Champs debut in the books for the Vikings2019-06-28 21:54:00 | @grtorres

Mol and Sørum just did what they do in their first game in Hamburg

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Five matches to follow on Saturday!

Five matches to follow on Saturday!2019-06-28 21:00:00 | @grtorres

These are the five games you’ll want to keep an eye on the World Champs second day

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African contingent aiming to catch up with the world

African contingent aiming to catch up with the world2019-06-28 20:46:00 | @grtorres

The seven teams of the continent want to use the World Championships as a launching pad

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Ludwig wins on Rothenbaum return

Ludwig wins on Rothenbaum return2019-06-28 19:26:00 | @barringer_a

Reigning champion Laura Ludwig and Maggie Kozuch get the Red Bull Beach Arena rocking with opening day victory over American rivals

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Home improvements

Home improvements2019-06-28 17:31:00 | @barringer_a

A year before their country hosts the 2020 Olympics, the Japanese teams at the World Championships are trying to raise the profile of beach volleyball in Japan

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Russian revolution under way

Russian revolution under way2019-06-28 15:56:00 | @barringer_a

Two of the favorites from Russia begin with victories

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Past world champs off to a good start in Hamburg

Past world champs off to a good start in Hamburg2019-06-28 13:55:00 | @grtorres

Teams from Brazil, the United States and the Netherlands secured their first victories at the Rothenbaum

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Can Laura win it again?

Can Laura win it again?2019-06-28 08:30:00 | @barringer_a

All eyes will be on reigning World Champion Laura Ludwig as she embarks on her home world championships but can she and Maggie Kozuch make history and give the German fans another gold medal to celebrate?

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Five matches to watch on day one!

Five matches to watch on day one!2019-06-27 18:30:00 | @grtorres

Here are the games you don’t want to miss when the tournament kicks off on Friday

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Billy Allen's World Champs blog

Billy Allen's World Champs blog2019-06-27 16:00:00 | Billy Allen

Part 1: The American gives his thoughts ahead of his World Championship debut.

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Injured Sluková out of World Championships

Injured Sluková out of World Championships2019-06-27 15:41:00 | @barringer_a

Czech replaced by Austrians while Carambula/Rossi receive call-up

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What it takes to be world champion

What it takes to be world champion2019-06-27 14:00:00 | @barringer_a

We asked those players who are playing in Hamburg who have experienced the thrill of becoming world champion and asked them what you need to make it happen

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Ten years in the making

Ten years in the making2019-06-27 11:03:00 | @barringer_a

World Championship number one seeds Anders Mol and Christian Sørum always dreamed of playing on the big stage. Now they will make their debuts as favorites to lift the title. It’s safe to say a lot has changed for the pair in the last 10 years

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Back straight to the top

Back straight to the top2019-06-27 09:00:00 | @grtorres

After taking a long break from game, Australian Becchara Palmer quickly qualified for the World Championships on her return

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The favorites to win the world champs

The favorites to win the world champs2019-06-27 08:00:00 | @barringer_a

Partners bet-at-home select Norwegians and Canada as the teams to beat

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Hungry for more

Hungry for more2019-06-26 14:28:00 | @barringer_a

Alexander Brouwer and Robert Meeuwsen won the 2013 World Championships at the very start of their careers. Six years on and two unsuccessful tournaments later, the Dutchmen are hoping to regain the title that helped make their name

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The only way is up

The only way is up2019-06-26 13:05:00 | @grtorres

The Canadians had a significant leap since 2017 and they want to continue trending upwards in Hamburg

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#Hamburg2019 Pool Preview – Part 8

#Hamburg2019 Pool Preview – Part 82019-06-26 09:50:00 | @barringer_a

We preview all 24 pools ahead of the FIVB Beach Volleyball World Championships Hamburg 2019 presented by comdirect and ALDI Nord. Here’s what to expect from the women’s pools J, K and L

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April expects another successful World Champs

April expects another successful World Champs2019-06-25 17:30:00 | @grtorres

A two-time finalist, the American veteran knows the path for glory – but she won’t share it!

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Doppler’s perfect 10

Doppler’s perfect 102019-06-25 14:45:00 | @barringer_a

This year’s World Championships in Hamburg will be Austrian legend Clemens Doppler’s 10th successive tournament. It’s a record that will see him enter the history books

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2017 Beach Volleyball World Championships

2017 Beach Volleyball World Championships2019-06-25 11:20:00 | @barringer_a

When the goosebumps came to the World Champs: Vienna 2017

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#Hamburg2019 Pool Preview – Part 7

#Hamburg2019 Pool Preview – Part 72019-06-25 10:30:00 | @grtorres

We preview all 24 pools ahead of the FIVB Beach Volleyball World Championships Hamburg 2019 presented by comdirect and ALDI Nord. Here’s what to expect from the men’s pools J, K and L.

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Turning a dream into reality

Turning a dream into reality2019-06-24 15:00:00 | @barringer_a

The eyes of a nation will be on Julius Thole and Clemens Wickler at their home World Championships after a year of progression that sees the German duo among the top teams to contest for a title and a ticket for Tokyo

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#Hamburg2019 Pool Preview – Part 6

#Hamburg2019 Pool Preview – Part 62019-06-24 13:00:00 | @barringer_a

We preview all 24 pools ahead of the FIVB Beach Volleyball World Championships Hamburg 2019 presented by comdirect and ALDI Nord. Here’s what to expect from the women’s pools G, H and I.

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No 'quiet please' here

No 'quiet please' here2019-06-24 10:00:00 | @barringer_a

No umpires will be asking the crowd inside the Rothenbaum to be quiet when the Beach Volleyball World Championships begins on Friday. We talk to those involved in making the iconic goosebump moments on the sand

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The final steps before Hamburg

The final steps before Hamburg2019-06-24 03:04:00 | @grtorres

Check out how some of the teams set to compete at the World Championships did on their last weekend before the event

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Fourth is the worst

Fourth is the worst2019-06-23 15:00:00 | @barringer_a

Canadian stars Melissa Humana-Paredes and Sarah Pavan have fire in the bellies after finishing outside the medals at their last World Championships.

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A year twice as special for McNamara twins

A year twice as special for McNamara twins2019-06-22 14:00:00 | @grtorres

The sisters qualified for their first World Championships in the same season which they graduated and joined the Canadian National Team

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A World Champs decade for Alison

A World Champs decade for Alison2019-06-21 15:05:00 | @grtorres

The Mammoth opens up about his transformation since his debut 10 years ago

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Erdmann to replace Walkenhorst in Hamburg

Erdmann to replace Walkenhorst in Hamburg2019-06-21 13:22:00 | @grtorres

With the blocker sidelined due to injury, the veteran was called upon to team with Sven Winter

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts2019-06-21 12:30:00 | @grtorres

The week in the sands of the world

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#Hamburg2019 Pool Preview – Part 5

#Hamburg2019 Pool Preview – Part 52019-06-21 10:00:00 | @grtorres

We preview all 24 pools ahead of the FIVB Beach Volleyball World Championships Hamburg 2019 presented by comdirect and ALDI Nord. Here’s what to expect from the men’s pools G, H and I.

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Girls just wanna have fun

Girls just wanna have fun2019-06-20 16:00:00 | @barringer_a

Kerri Walsh Jennings and Brooke Sweat admit, for the first time in a long time, they are enjoying beach volleyball again

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2015 Beach Volleyball World Championships

2015 Beach Volleyball World Championships2019-06-20 10:00:00 | @barringer_a

Our guide to every previous edition of the world championships sends us to the Netherlands for a stunning renewal of the World Champs

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Ricardo and Guto back together in Gstaad

Ricardo and Guto back together in Gstaad2019-06-19 18:35:00 | @grtorres

The legendary blocker is making another comeback and will pair with the defender in the Swiss Alps

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The American late bloomers

The American late bloomers2019-06-19 16:20:00 | @grtorres

Veterans Billy Allen and Stafford Slick are pumped for their World Championships debut

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The mastermind behind Rebecca and Ana Patricia

The mastermind behind Rebecca and Ana Patricia2019-06-19 14:00:00 | @grtorres

The Brazilians have become a sensation in the World Tour by the hands of Reis Castro

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#Hamburg2019 Pool Preview – Part 4

#Hamburg2019 Pool Preview – Part 42019-06-19 10:00:00 | @barringer_a

We preview all 24 pools ahead of the FIVB Beach Volleyball World Championships Hamburg 2019 presented by comdirect and ALDI Nord. Here’s what to expect from the women’s pools D, E and F.

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World Champs debut a Joy for Stubbe

World Champs debut a Joy for Stubbe2019-06-18 14:20:00 | @grtorres

The Dutch blocker is set to compete for the first time at the event in Hamburg

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The smallest beach volleyball arena in the world!

The smallest beach volleyball arena in the world!2019-06-18 12:02:00 | @barringer_a

comdirect opens Laura Ludwig Court in Hamburg’s Miniatur Wunderland

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Hope springs eternal

Hope springs eternal 2019-06-18 09:30:00 | @barringer_a

Tri Bourne and Trevor Crabb earned their spot at the World Championships on merit and the duo head to Hamburg aiming to make the most of an appearance that a year ago seemed unlikely

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Pressure. What pressure?

Pressure. What pressure?2019-06-17 16:25:00 | @barringer_a

Sandra Ittlinger and Chantal Laboureur are aiming to use home advantage for their benefit as they head to Hamburg

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#Hamburg2019 Pool Preview – Part 3

#Hamburg2019 Pool Preview – Part 32019-06-17 13:55:00 | @grtorres

We preview all 24 pools ahead of the FIVB Beach Volleyball World Championships Hamburg 2019 presented by comdirect and ALDI Nord. Here’s what to expect from the men’s pools D, E and F.

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It’s the Grimalts' turn

It’s the Grimalts' turn2019-06-17 11:59:00 | @grtorres

Playing the best volleyball of their careers, the Chilean cousins are confident they’ll leave their marks in Hamburg

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Evandro and Bruno dethrone the Vikings

Evandro and Bruno dethrone the Vikings2019-06-16 20:46:00 | @grtorres

The Brazilians stopped the Norwegians’ run to win their first World Tour gold medals together in Warsaw

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The only way is up

The only way is up2019-06-16 12:00:00 | @barringer_a

Arguably one of the form teams in the world since joining forces, volleyroos Taliqua Clancy and Mariafe Artacho del Solar have their eyes firmly fixed on the main prize in Hamburg

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George inspired by Andre on World Champs debut

George inspired by Andre on World Champs debut2019-06-15 13:00:00 | @grtorres

The Brazilian will compete in the event for the first time and he wants to follow his partner’s footsteps

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Practice makes perfect

Practice makes perfect2019-06-14 16:58:00 | @barringer_a

Anouk Vergé-Dépré and Joana Heidrich are aiming to return to fitness and form just at the right time for the Beach Volleyball World Championships

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts2019-06-14 13:00:00 | @grtorres

The week in the sands of the world

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#Hamburg2019 Pool Preview – Part 2

#Hamburg2019 Pool Preview – Part 22019-06-14 10:55:00 | @grtorres

We preview all 24 pools ahead of the FIVB Beach Volleyball World Championships Hamburg 2019 presented by comdirect and ALDI Nord. Here’s what to expect from the men’s pools A, B and C.

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Eric Zaun RIP

Eric Zaun RIP2019-06-14 01:00:00 | @barringer_a

Beach community mourns loss of American beach volleyball player Eric Zaun

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With the Vikings in their sights

With the Vikings in their sights2019-06-13 14:00:00 | @grtorres

Stoyanovskiy and Krasilnikov know that to win gold in Hamburg, they will need to beat Mol and Sørum – and they are preparing for it

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The 2013 Beach Volleyball World Championships

The 2013 Beach Volleyball World Championships2019-06-13 10:44:00 | @barringer_a

Our guide to every previous edition of the world championships sends us to Stare Jabłonki

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Full World Champs schedule released

Full World Champs schedule released2019-06-12 09:59:00 | @barringer_a

Who will play who, where and when at the eagerly anticipated Beach Volleyball World Championships in Hamburg

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#Hamburg2019 Pool Preview – Part 1

#Hamburg2019 Pool Preview – Part 12019-06-11 17:00:00 | @barringer_a

We preview all 24 pools ahead of the FIVB Beach Volleyball World Championships Hamburg 2019 presented by comdirect and ALDI Nord. Here’s what to expect from the women’s pools A, B and C.

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Körtzinger ready for the World Champs lesson

Körtzinger ready for the World Champs lesson2019-06-11 14:00:00 | @grtorres

After learning from Kira Walkenhorst last season, German wildcard Leonie Körtzinger is eager for more in her debut at the World Championships

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Doppler/Horst lead Austrian party in Baden

Doppler/Horst lead Austrian party in Baden2019-06-10 19:27:00 | @grtorres

The veterans won their second World Tour gold in front of their home fans

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts2019-06-07 09:00:00 | @grtorres

The week in the sands of the world

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The 2011 Beach Volleyball World Championships

The 2011 Beach Volleyball World Championships2019-06-06 15:42:00 | @barringer_a

Our guide to every previous edition of the world championships heads to the city of Rome. Forget the Colosseum and the Trevi Fountain, it was beach volleyball that mattered most in the summer of 2011.

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The toughest World Champs pools

The toughest World Champs pools2019-06-06 10:15:00 | @barringer_a

We did some math and came up with this…

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The Maritime Match

The Maritime Match2019-06-05 13:59:00 | @barringer_a

Ever heard of the beach volleyball match played on water?

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Pools drawn for World Championships

Pools drawn for World Championships2019-06-04 13:30:00 | @barringer_a

Both current world number ones to face teams from host nation Germany in World Championships pool play as the draw for the FIVB Beach Volleyball World Championships presented by comdirect and ALDI Nord

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A hat-trick for the Vikings in Ostrava

A hat-trick for the Vikings in Ostrava2019-06-02 22:44:00 | @grtorres

Anders Mol and Christian Sørum took their third-straight World Tour gold at the Czech Republic

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts2019-05-29 16:00:00 | Beach Major Series

The week in the sands of the world

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Onwards to Ostrava

Onwards to Ostrava2019-05-28 10:02:00 | @barringer_a

There’s no rest for the wicked as the beach elite head to Ostrava in the Czech Republic for the next four-star event on the FIVB World Tour calendar

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Seeding announced for World Champs

Seeding announced for World Champs2019-05-27 14:02:00 | @barringer_a

Ittlinger/Laboureur and Mol/Sørum head seeding lists for Hamburg

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The 2009 Beach Volleyball World Championships

The 2009 Beach Volleyball World Championships2019-05-27 12:41:00 | @barringer_a

Our guide to every previous edition of the beach volleyball world championships heads to Scandinavia for the first time as Stavanger hosts the 2009 edition

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Champions crowned around the world

Champions crowned around the world2019-05-26 21:19:00 | Beach Major Series

From the World Tour to National Tours, several tournaments were played last weekend

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Vienna Major gets the Matrix treatment

Vienna Major gets the Matrix treatment2019-05-24 13:36:00 | @barringer_a

LOOPDING captures beach volleyball action like never before

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts2019-05-24 12:00:00 | Beach Major Series

The week in the sands of the world

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All aboard for Jinjiang

All aboard for Jinjiang2019-05-22 11:23:00 | @barringer_a

The next stop on the FIVB World Tour is a trip to China. This is our preview. Enjoy.

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No wildcard please, I’m expecting my first child

No wildcard please, I’m expecting my first child2019-05-22 09:46:00 | @barringer_a

American Lauren Fendrick has an extra-special reason for missing her first World Championships in a decade.

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Meet this weekend’s winners around the globe

Meet this weekend’s winners around the globe2019-05-20 15:48:00 | Beach Major Series

Here’s your recap for all that happened this past week in the world of beach volleyball

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts2019-05-17 02:34:00 | Beach Major Series

The week in the sands of the world

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2007 Beach Volleyball World Championships

2007 Beach Volleyball World Championships2019-05-16 10:00:00 | @barringer_a

Our guide to every previous edition of the beach volleyball world championships heads to the mountains as Gstaad hosts the 2007 edition

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Next stop Itapema

Next stop Itapema2019-05-14 14:34:00 | @barringer_a

With the line-up for Hamburg complete, attention turns to the four-star event in Brazil as the season begins to hit top gear and the world’s top players come to play

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World Championship wildcards announced

World Championship wildcards announced2019-05-13 13:59:00 | @barringer_a

Find out which teams have secured a wildcard for this year's World Championships in Hamburg

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The big beach volleyball recap

The big beach volleyball recap2019-05-13 10:52:00 | @barringer_a

There were plenty of top players in action this weekend at a host of tournaments - and here's what happened...

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts2019-05-10 16:09:00 | Beach Major Series

The week in the sands of the world

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2005 Beach Volleyball World Championships

2005 Beach Volleyball World Championships2019-05-09 16:51:00 | @barringer_a

Our guide to every previous edition of the beach volleyball world championships heads to German as Berlin hosts the 2005 edition

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Adrian Carambula’s back in the big time

Adrian Carambula’s back in the big time2019-05-07 16:19:00 | @barringer_a

It’s been a long road back for Mr Skyball – and with a new teammate he’s making up for lost time…

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The men heading for Hamburg

The men heading for Hamburg2019-05-06 18:30:00 | @barringer_a

Which teams are ready for the Rothenbaum?

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The World Champion women!

The World Champion women!2019-05-06 18:30:00 | @barringer_a

Find out which women’s teams are off to Germany

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Who won what in Kuala Lumpur?

Who won what in Kuala Lumpur?2019-05-06 09:59:00 | @barringer_a

Brazilians and Czechs, that’s who…

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts2019-05-03 11:14:00 | @barringer_a

The week in the sands of the world

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The 2003 World Championships

The 2003 World Championships2019-05-02 14:20:00 | @barringer_a

Our guide to every previous edition of the beach volleyball world championships

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Brazilians face fight for qualification

Brazilians face fight for qualification2019-04-29 16:44:00 | @barringer_a

Reigning World champion André and Olympic champion Alison are both aiming to earn Hamburg tickets this week in three-star event in Malaysia

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In-form pairs gain Xiamen glory

In-form pairs gain Xiamen glory2019-04-29 12:26:00 | @barringer_a

Brazilians and Russians win… again…

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts2019-04-26 12:14:00 | @barringer_a

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African qualifiers confirmed for Hamburg!

African qualifiers confirmed for Hamburg!2019-04-26 09:39:00 | @barringer_a

Eight teams confirmed spots for seven nations at the World Championships in Germany at this week’s Africa Beach Volleyball Cup.

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The 2001 World Championships

The 2001 World Championships2019-04-25 12:45:00 | @barringer_a

Our guide to every previous edition of the beach volleyball world championships

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Laura Ludwig is back

Laura Ludwig is back2019-04-24 12:03:00 | @barringer_a

After a year-and-a-half off the sand, reigning World and Olympic champ Laura Ludwig makes her return to the court this week in China

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Time for Xiamen!

Time for Xiamen!2019-04-23 17:17:00 | @barringer_a

Beach elite head to China for crucial four-star action

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Continental qualification update

Continental qualification update2019-04-23 11:19:00 | @barringer_a

The latest in the race for World Championship qualification as African teams fight to secure a place at the Rothenbaum

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Young dutch duo make beach history

Young dutch duo make beach history2019-04-23 09:59:00 | @barringer_a

Youth Olympians become youngest ever World Tour winners

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts2019-04-19 02:28:00 | Beach Major Series

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The weekend round-up

The weekend round-up2019-04-15 12:16:00 | @barringer_a

World Tour winners and joy in Joao Pessoa

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts2019-04-12 13:29:00 | @barringer_a

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The 1999 Beach Volleyball World Championships

The 1999 Beach Volleyball World Championships2019-04-11 09:44:00 | @barringer_a

Our guide to every previous edition of the beach volleyball world championships

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What’s my purpose in life?

What’s my purpose in life?2019-04-08 12:10:00 | @barringer_a

As he embarks on a 17th season in professional beach volleyball, American legend and 2008 Olympic champion Phil Dalhausser explains to Beach Major Series how his career traveling the world on the sand made him question his relationship with his own family – and whether he should quit the sport altogether.

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Canadian duos qualify for World Champs

Canadian duos qualify for World Champs 2019-04-08 11:11:00 | @barringer_a

North American nation decides which teams will head to Hamburg

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Gold for USA in Battambang

Gold for USA in Battambang2019-04-08 09:54:00 | @barringer_a

One-star glory for Dykstra/House in Cambodia

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts2019-04-05 12:16:00 | @barringer_a

This week in the sands of the world

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The 1997 World Championships

The 1997 World Championships2019-04-04 15:19:00 | @barringer_a

Our guide to every Beach Volleyball World Championships in history starts begins in California

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8 times Austrian teams gave us #Feels

8 times Austrian teams gave us #Feels2019-04-01 09:00:00 | Beach Major Series

Wake up. Check. Be Awesome. Check.

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts 2019-03-29 13:11:00 | @barringer_a

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8 things you should never do on a beach volleyball court

8 things you should never do on a beach volleyball court2019-03-28 17:00:00 | Beach Major Series

Please, guys, just don't

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A weekend of firsts and lasts

A weekend of firsts and lasts2019-03-25 10:29:00 | @barringer_a

A first gold medal for Austrian teams and potentially a last for a Brazilian one…

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts2019-03-22 11:28:00 | @barringer_a

This week in the sands of the world

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Alison and André find new partners

Alison and André find new partners2019-03-20 16:46:00 | @barringer_a

Reigning Olympic and World champions confirm new constellations

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How to qualify for the 2019 Beach Volleyball World Championships

How to qualify for the 2019 Beach Volleyball World Championships2019-03-20 09:00:00 | @barringer_a

Our guide to understanding how teams qualify for this summer’s showpiece in Hamburg

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Hamburg ready to rewrite beach volleyball history

Hamburg ready to rewrite beach volleyball history2019-03-19 12:36:00 | @barringer_a

World Championships promises to be bigger and better than ever

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Alison & André split

Alison & André split2019-03-19 10:15:00 | @barringer_a

Olympic and World championship partnership call it quits

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Back-to-back golds for the Grimalts

Back-to-back golds for the Grimalts2019-03-18 09:54:00 | @barringer_a

Chileans on fire on the World Tour as they strike again in Doha

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts2019-03-15 10:54:00 | @barringer_a

It’s that time of the week… the latest news from the sands of the world

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Big guns head to Doha

Big guns head to Doha2019-03-12 15:10:00 | @barringer_a

It’s time for a four-star showdown in the desert

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Grimalts keep up momentum in Oz

Grimalts keep up momentum in Oz2019-03-11 11:12:00 | @barringer_a

Chileans continue their resurgence with gold in Sydney

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Aussie qualifiers earn Sydney smiles

Aussie qualifiers earn Sydney smiles2019-03-11 10:25:00 | @barringer_a

An unexpected home victory Down Under

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts2019-03-08 12:55:00 | @barringer_a

It’s that time of the week… the latest news from the sands of the world

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USA on top Down Under

USA on top Down Under2019-03-07 12:01:00 | @barringer_a

Americans serving it up in Sydney

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We lip read our beach volleyball pros

We lip read our beach volleyball pros2019-03-07 10:00:00 | Beach Major Series

Because lip reading is an exact science

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Sydney three-star preview

Sydney three-star preview2019-03-05 11:21:00 | @barringer_a

We run the rule over the teams making the trip to Australia

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Europeans do the double in India

Europeans do the double in India2019-03-04 10:03:00 | @barringer_a

German and Czech teams top the podium in Visakhapatnam

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts2019-03-01 10:46:00 | @barringer_a

Beach Shorts: The week in the sands of the world

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Greek gold and the fortunes in Fortaleza

Greek gold and the fortunes in Fortaleza 2019-02-25 11:31:00 | @barringer_a

Another World Tour gold for Greece while familiar faces medal in Brazil

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Our guide to beach volleyball on the big screen

Our guide to beach volleyball on the big screen2019-02-25 09:00:00 | @barringer_a

From a dog playing beach volleyball to a Lion King lookalike

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World Champs Hamburg - VIP tickets available now

World Champs Hamburg - VIP tickets available now2019-02-22 12:38:00 | @bischoff

Enjoy two weekends full of entertaining games and unique cuisine.

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts2019-02-22 03:10:00 | Beach Major Series

Beach Shorts: The week in the sands of the world

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Casey's beach ‘cheat sheet’

Casey's beach ‘cheat sheet’2019-02-20 10:00:00 | @barringer_a

As the beach stars up their fitness ahead of the new season, Casey Patterson reveals his secrets to staying fit

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In a league of their own

In a league of their own2019-02-19 10:00:00 | @barringer_a

The dedication of the beach pro

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6 things no one tells you about being a pro beach volleyball player

6 things no one tells you about being a pro beach volleyball player2019-02-18 10:00:00 | Beach Major Series

They should have warned me….

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Sax on the Beach: Love and beach volleyball

Sax on the Beach: Love and beach volleyball2019-02-14 10:00:00 |

Ben Saxton explains the relationship phases within beach volleyball

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts2019-02-13 19:31:00 | Beach Major Series

Beach Shorts: The week in the sands of the world

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From Tenerife with love

From Tenerife with love2019-02-13 10:00:00 | @barringer_a

Why the Spanish island has become the beach volleyball mecca for Europeans

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How Big Phil keeps fit

How Big Phil keeps fit2019-02-12 10:00:00 | @barringer_a

Ever wondered how the Thin Beast keeps in shape?

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10 ways to cope with the off-season

10 ways to cope with the off-season2019-02-11 10:00:00 | Beach Major Series

Don’t worry, summer is coming

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts2019-02-08 09:30:00 | Beach Major Series

Beach Shorts: The week in the sands of the world

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I saw no reason to split says Chantal

I saw no reason to split says Chantal2019-02-06 09:22:00 | @barringer_a

Chantal Laboureur reveals feelings in wake of split with Julia Sude

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts2019-02-01 11:00:00 | @grtorres

Beach Shorts: The week in the sands of the world

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Introducing Ittlinger/Laboureur!

Introducing Ittlinger/Laboureur!2019-01-31 11:41:00 | @barringer_a

Meet the latest German duo ready to rumble in 2019

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Under new management

Under new management2019-01-30 09:00:00 | @grtorres

After their best season in a decade, Herrera and Gavira enter 2019 with a new coach

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Ricardo breaks Brazilian Tour record

Ricardo breaks Brazilian Tour record2019-01-28 02:25:00 | @grtorres

The 44-year-old veteran became the oldest player to win an event in his country

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts2019-01-25 10:45:00 | @grtorres

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Schalk aiming international comeback in 2019

Schalk aiming international comeback in 20192019-01-21 16:54:00 | @grtorres

The Canadian-born defender has switched federations and will be able to represent the United States in October this year

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts2019-01-18 12:00:00 | @grtorres

Beach Shorts: The week in the sands of the world

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Lahti has her eyes set at the Finnish line

Lahti has her eyes set at the Finnish line2019-01-17 15:10:00 | @grtorres

The 26-year-old blocker is excited about her latest results, but she knows exactly where she wants to get

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From Russia with love

From Russia with love2019-01-15 21:25:00 | @grtorres

After a stellar start, Stoyanovskiy and Krasilnikov hoping to extend their honeymoon on the World Tour

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8 Beach volleyball New Year’s resolutions

8 Beach volleyball New Year’s resolutions2019-01-15 10:00:00 | Beach Major Series

We promise that we’ll stick to them… this time

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Back on the sand in 2019

Back on the sand in 20192019-01-14 12:20:00 | @grtorres

As a new season approaches, here are some familiar faces that will be back to the sand

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts2019-01-11 09:30:00 | @grtorres

Beach Shorts: The week in the sands of the world

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Sude swaps Chantal for Borger

Sude swaps Chantal for Borger2019-01-10 11:00:00 | @barringer_a

The sweep of change in German beach volleyball continues

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Top 5 Laura & Kira moments

Top 5 Laura & Kira moments2019-01-08 11:59:00 | @barringer_a

Our favorite all-time Ludwig/Walkenhorst success stories

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Maggie and Laura join forces

Maggie and Laura join forces2019-01-07 13:34:00 | @barringer_a

It’s all change following Kira’s retirement as Ludwig/Kozuch team up

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It’s over for Laura and Kira

It’s over for Laura and Kira2019-01-07 11:00:00 | @barringer_a

Injuries finally take their toll on Kira Walkenhorst as Olympic champ retires

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Russia & Brazil secure first golds of 2019

Russia & Brazil secure first golds of 20192019-01-06 18:43:00 | @grtorres

Stoyanovskiy/Krasilnikov and Rebecca/Ana Patricia topped the podium at the Dutch tournament

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Five new teams to follow in 2019

Five new teams to follow in 20192019-01-03 10:00:00 | @grtorres

With the new season, come new teams – and here are some you should keep an eye on

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts2019-01-03 01:21:00 | @grtorres

Beach Shorts: The week in the sands of the world

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Five veterans to watch next season

Five veterans to watch next season2019-01-02 09:00:00 | @grtorres

You might have already wondered when these players would retire – it’s not going to be in 2019!

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The youngsters set to sparkle in 2019

The youngsters set to sparkle in 20192019-01-01 10:00:00 | @grtorres

These young guns could make some noise on the sand in the upcoming season

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Vikings end the year on top

Vikings end the year on top2018-12-31 10:00:00 | @barringer_a

It’s fair to say 2018 has been good for Anders and Christian

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Brandie and Bansley lead the way

Brandie and Bansley lead the way2018-12-30 10:00:00 | @barringer_a

Canadians stars end 2018 number one in the world

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts2018-12-26 13:54:00 | @grtorres

Beach Shorts: The week in the sands of the world

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Chasing the dream with Casey

Chasing the dream with Casey2018-12-26 10:00:00 | @grtorres

The former NBA player is excited about his new partner and is hoping to feed from his energy

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Your beach volleyball Christmas list

Your beach volleyball Christmas list2018-12-22 10:00:00 |

Beach volleyball – the gift that keeps on giving

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts2018-12-21 10:00:00 | @grtorres

Beach Shorts: The week in the sands of the world

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Getting the band back together

Getting the band back together2018-12-19 09:00:00 | @grtorres

After a frustrating 2018 season, Ryan Doherty is back together with the veteran John Hyden

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Guarantee your World Champs seat!

Guarantee your World Champs seat!2018-12-18 10:03:00 | @barringer_a

Get your hands on a day pass for Hamburg's biggest event of the summer!

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Fort Lauderdale Major 2019 canceled

Fort Lauderdale Major 2019 canceled2018-12-13 22:00:00 | Beach Major Series

We regretfully announce cancellation of Florida tournament

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts2018-12-13 16:25:00 | @grtorres

Beach Shorts: The week in the sands of the world

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Ludwig/Walkenhorst to miss early 2019

Ludwig/Walkenhorst to miss early 20192018-12-12 09:36:00 | @barringer_a

Mystery injury rules out Kira of new season return

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts2018-12-06 15:55:00 | @grtorres

Beach Shorts: The week in the sands of the world

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Volunteering at the beach

Volunteering at the beach2018-12-05 16:00:00 | @barringer_a

Where would we be without them?

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Arvaniti’s triumphant return

Arvaniti’s triumphant return2018-12-02 20:16:00 | @grtorres

The Greek veteran returned to the World Tour after two entire seasons and took gold in Ljubljana

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Christmas goodie bag giveaway!

Christmas goodie bag giveaway!2018-12-01 00:00:00 | @barringer_a

Enter our advent competition each day in December and smile this Christmas!

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts2018-11-29 16:03:00 | @grtorres

Beach Shorts: The week in the sands of the world

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The next big thing in Brazil

The next big thing in Brazil2018-11-27 17:01:00 | @grtorres

The 1.94m-tall Ana Patricia Ramos could be the next force coming out of the beach volleyball powerhouse

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AutoNation sponsors FTL Major

AutoNation sponsors FTL Major2018-11-26 16:00:00 |

The Beach Volleyball Major Series announces long-time partner, AutoNation, will be presenting sponsor for the 2019 Fort Lauderdale Major

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A familiar story for Ágatha and Duda

A familiar story for Ágatha and Duda2018-11-25 21:39:00 | @grtorres

The World Tour Finals champions ended their 2018 season with a gold at the Brazilian Tour

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Ranghieri is ready for beast mode again

Ranghieri is ready for beast mode again2018-11-22 13:00:00 | @grtorres

The Italian blocker is making his way back to the sand after knee surgery and he’s confident he’ll be at his best shape very soon

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts2018-11-21 14:58:00 | @grtorres

Beach Shorts: The week in the sands of the world

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The future is now for Claes and Sponcil

The future is now for Claes and Sponcil2018-11-20 09:10:00 | @grtorres

The Americans realize they have tons of potential together, but they want to reach it rather sooner than later

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts2018-11-16 09:05:00 | @grtorres

Beach Shorts: The week in the sands of the world

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Brandie and Heather looking for more in 2019

Brandie and Heather looking for more in 20192018-11-12 09:00:00 | @grtorres

Coming from a career-year, the Canadians will work twice as hard to keep up with their results next season

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It’s the off-season!

It’s the off-season!2018-11-10 15:30:00 | @grtorres

After long months, beach volleyball players are having a break – and we check out what they’ve been doing

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts2018-11-09 09:00:00 | @grtorres

Beach Shorts: The week in the sands of the world

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Exclusive: Talita returns to pair with Taiana

Exclusive: Talita returns to pair with Taiana2018-11-06 16:16:00 | @grtorres

The three-time Olympian is ready to return after the birth of her first son and she’ll join forces with an old partner

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts2018-10-31 16:26:00 | @grtorres

Beach Shorts: The week in the sands of the world

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It’s now or never for Arvaniti

It’s now or never for Arvaniti2018-10-31 10:00:00 | @grtorres

The desire of putting Greece back in the Olympics made the veteran return to the sands

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5 Pro Halloween costume ideas that you can copy

5 Pro Halloween costume ideas that you can copy2018-10-31 08:05:00 | Tarryn Abrahams

Still deciding on your costume? Get some inspiration from our athletes…

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Kerri and Brooke excited about quick progress

Kerri and Brooke excited about quick progress2018-10-30 16:27:00 | @grtorres

The American veterans earned a model in just their second event together – and they want to do a lot better

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Bansley and Wilkerson did it again

Bansley and Wilkerson did it again2018-10-29 01:39:00 | @grtorres

The Canadians won back-to-back World Tour golds as they topped the podium in Chetumal

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Guto and Saymon on top at the Brazilian Tour

Guto and Saymon on top at the Brazilian Tour2018-10-28 19:20:00 | @grtorres

The recently-formed team won the National Tour stop in Vila Velha

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Majors Series scoops international prize

Majors Series scoops international prize2018-10-26 13:00:00 | @barringer_a

Fort Lauderdale pay tribute to beach volleyball events in annual awards

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts2018-10-26 06:42:00 | @grtorres

Beach Shorts: The week in the sands of the world

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Mol and Sørum receive Team of the Year award

Mol and Sørum receive Team of the Year award2018-10-25 16:35:00 | @grtorres

The Vikings were handed another prize for their outstanding campaign last season

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Coach Nummerdor is ready to rock

Coach Nummerdor is ready to rock2018-10-24 10:00:00 | @grtorres

After a successful career as a player, the Dutch legend is excited to help his country in a coaching role

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Varenhorst and Bouter split

Varenhorst and Bouter split2018-10-24 00:29:00 | @grtorres

The Dutch decided to go separate ways after just 14 events

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Unstoppable Vikings keep rolling in Vegas

Unstoppable Vikings keep rolling in Vegas2018-10-22 00:58:00 | @grtorres

Mol and Sørum take gold in Las Vegas – Brandie and Heather on top among the women

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First World Tour gold for Kazakhstan

First World Tour gold for Kazakhstan2018-10-19 17:55:00 | @grtorres

Veterans Sidorenko and Dyachenko won the last of three one-star events in Iran

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts2018-10-19 09:00:00 | @grtorres

Beach Shorts: The week in the sands of the world

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Russia & Sweden strike gold at Youth Olympics

Russia & Sweden strike gold at Youth Olympics2018-10-18 09:30:00 | @grtorres

Voronina/Bocharova and Ahman/Hellvig triumphed in Buenos Aires

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Lee testing the beach volleyball waters

Lee testing the beach volleyball waters2018-10-18 09:00:00 | @grtorres

The American Olympic champion is not done with indoor yet, but he is planning a transition to the sand soon

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USA and Russia scoop Yangzhou golds

USA and Russia scoop Yangzhou golds2018-10-14 16:35:00 | @grtorres

Ross/Klineman and Semenov/Leshukov prevailed in the last tournament of the year in China

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Iran claims back-to-back home golds

Iran claims back-to-back home golds2018-10-12 16:03:00 | @grtorres

Mirzaali and Raoufi kept the host country on top in Babolsar

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts2018-10-12 10:00:00 | @grtorres

Beach Shorts: The week in the sands of the world

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May is back into the game

May is back into the game2018-10-09 11:45:00 | @grtorres

The Canadian returns after a baby break and will have tough competition for an Olympic berth – but she’s fine with it

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USA and Mexico dominate NORCECA Championships

USA and Mexico dominate NORCECA Championships2018-10-08 02:58:00 | @grtorres

A-Team and Gaxiola/Rubio on top in Boca Chica

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Iran sweeps home podium in Bandar Torkaman

Iran sweeps home podium in Bandar Torkaman2018-10-05 15:42:00 | @grtorres

The host country won all three medals in the one-star event

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts2018-10-05 14:00:00 | @grtorres

Beach Shorts: The week in the sands of the world

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Golden return for Tri Bourne

Golden return for Tri Bourne2018-10-04 13:39:00 | @barringer_a

Illness kept Tri Bourne off the sand for two years – but he marked his comeback to the World Tour with a gold medal in China

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Young Brazilians top Qinzhou podium

Young Brazilians top Qinzhou podium2018-10-04 10:00:00 | @grtorres

Rebecca and Ana Patricia won their first World Tour gold in the three-star event in China

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Oleg is living the dream

Oleg is living the dream2018-10-03 10:55:00 | @grtorres

The Russian blocker is looking forward to share the courts with his new partner Krasilnikov

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Kings and Queens of Asia crowned

Kings and Queens of Asia crowned2018-09-30 16:51:00 | @grtorres

Clancy/Artacho and Samba/Tijan are the new continental champions

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts2018-09-28 10:00:00 | @grtorres

Beach Shorts: The week in the sands of the world

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The inspirational Ágatha

The inspirational Ágatha2018-09-27 10:00:00 | @grtorres

The Brazilian Olympic medalist is a role model on the World Tour – and that's official!

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A new start for Kvapilová

A new start for Kvapilová2018-09-25 10:00:00 | @grtorres

After Kolocová’s retirement, the Czech puts her money on a former indoor rival – and they started on the right foot

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It's never too early for Duda

It's never too early for Duda2018-09-24 10:00:00 | @grtorres

The Most Outstanding Player award is just another precocious achievement for the Brazilian star

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts2018-09-21 09:00:00 | @grtorres

Beach Shorts: The week in the sands of the world

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2019 Beach Volleyball Major Series calendar revealed

2019 Beach Volleyball Major Series calendar revealed2018-09-20 10:59:00 | @barringer_a

Where and when the beach elite will hit the sand next season

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The 2019 season in full

The 2019 season in full2018-09-20 10:54:00 | @barringer_a

Get ready for a busy season on the beach

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No turning back for Larissa

No turning back for Larissa2018-09-18 16:00:00 | @grtorres

The Brazilian star didn’t make a formal announcement... but she says she's not returning to the sand

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Bring on Fort Lauderdale Major 2019!

Bring on Fort Lauderdale Major 2019!2018-09-17 15:25:00 | @barringer_a

Starved of beach volleyball? Want time to go quicker? We’re here to help…

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Chinese duo wins Zhongwei gold

Chinese duo wins Zhongwei gold2018-09-16 20:39:00 | @grtorres

Playing together for the first time, Wang and Wen were the champions in the two-star tournament

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts2018-09-14 11:00:00 | @grtorres

Beach Shorts: The week in the sands of the world

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Arvaniti is back on the sand

Arvaniti is back on the sand2018-09-12 21:39:00 | @grtorres

The Greek veteran has decided to resume her career after two years of retirement

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The Brazilian Bazooka strikes again

The Brazilian Bazooka strikes again2018-09-11 09:00:00 | @grtorres

Combining power and precision, Evandro has won his fourth-straight best server award

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Brooke to pair with Kerri in Las Vegas

Brooke to pair with Kerri in Las Vegas2018-09-10 16:34:00 | @grtorres

After recovering from a shoulder injury, the defender will partner with the three-time Olympic champion in the October event

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That's a wrap

That's a wrap2018-09-10 13:49:00 | Beach Major Series

And what a season it was!

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts2018-09-06 16:16:00 | @grtorres

Beach Shorts: The week in the sands of the world

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The Vikings living the dream

The Vikings living the dream2018-09-06 09:00:00 | @barringer_a

After a historic, record-breaking season, Anders Mol wants 2019 to be even better… Watch out beach elite…

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Russian top teams mix up

Russian top teams mix up2018-09-04 18:04:00 | @grtorres

Krasilnikov will enter the 2018-2019 season with Stoyanovskiy while Liamin will play with Velichko

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Hat-trick for ‘Outstanding’ Duda

Hat-trick for ‘Outstanding’ Duda2018-09-04 16:00:00 | @barringer_a

Brazilian World Tour Finals champ wins three end-of-season awards

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Vikings rule end-of-season awards

Vikings rule end-of-season awards2018-09-03 16:31:00 | @barringer_a

Anders Mol and Christian Sørum dominate FIVB honors

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Who won which European title?

Who won which European title?2018-09-03 11:28:00 | @barringer_a

It was a busy weekend of beach volleyball across Europe (and America)!

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Beach volleyball Olympic qualification made easy

Beach volleyball Olympic qualification made easy2018-08-31 11:48:00 | @barringer_a

Our step-by-step guide to explaining how the beach elite can assure themselves a ticket to Tokyo

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts2018-08-30 17:03:00 | @grtorres

Beach Shorts: The week in the sands of the world

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Teamwork makes the dream work

Teamwork makes the dream work2018-08-29 14:08:00 | @barringer_a

The unseen heroes of the beach

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Seventh heaven for Aussies

Seventh heaven for Aussies2018-08-28 10:04:00 | @barringer_a

Taliqua and Mariafe hail Hamburg bronze

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Exclusive: Guto and Saymon reunited

Exclusive: Guto and Saymon reunited2018-08-27 17:00:00 | @grtorres

The Brazilians decided to team up again and complete the major shuffle in the country

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Doppler/Horst claims Austrian national title

Doppler/Horst claims Austrian national title2018-08-27 00:31:00 | @grtorres

The veterans were among the several national champions crowned this weekend

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Ricardo and Álvaro join forces

Ricardo and Álvaro join forces2018-08-25 04:35:00 | @grtorres

The veteran blocker and the crafty defender will be together for the second time

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts2018-08-23 15:01:00 | @grtorres

Beach Shorts: The week in the sands of the world

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Kolocová says goodbye

Kolocová says goodbye2018-08-23 03:20:00 | @grtorres

The Czech defender decided to retire at the age of 30

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Kerri and Kelly Claes team up

Kerri and Kelly Claes team up2018-08-22 14:54:00 | @barringer_a

Olympic legend joins forces with rising star for NORCECA event

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Love for Hamburg

Love for Hamburg2018-08-21 14:59:00 | @grtorres

The beach volleyball elite cannot wait to return for the 2019 World Championships

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Sluková & Thole dominate the stats

Sluková & Thole dominate the stats2018-08-19 17:45:00 | @barringer @grtorres

Stat’s the way we like it!

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A season finale to remember

A season finale to remember2018-08-19 17:00:00 | @barringer_a

Thank you Hamburg!

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Another accolade for phenomenal Duda

Another accolade for phenomenal Duda2018-08-19 16:51:00 | @barringer_a

The Brazilian star becomes youngest player to win the World Tour Finals

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Silver lining for Czech stars

Silver lining for Czech stars2018-08-19 16:31:00 | @barringer_a

Bara and Maki end season with a superb silver

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Brazilians turn silver into gold

Brazilians turn silver into gold2018-08-19 15:00:00 | @barringer_a

Agatha & Duda lift their first World Tour Finals title

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Agatha ready for Hamburg gold

Agatha ready for Hamburg gold2018-08-19 11:57:00 | @grtorres

After claiming silver in the last two seasons, the Brazilian is one victory away from the top

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Never give up

Never give up2018-08-19 10:40:00 | @barringer_a

Czech stars come back from nowhere to reach the final

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We wanted to win everything…

We wanted to win everything…2018-08-18 22:27:00 | @barringer_a

Anders and Christian on unbelievable golden run

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Silver validation for Fijalek and Bryl

Silver validation for Fijalek and Bryl2018-08-18 22:22:00 | @grtorres

After one and half year of hard work, the Polish are just starting to click

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Formidable Vikings on top of the World

Formidable Vikings on top of the World 2018-08-18 21:22:00 | @barringer_a

Super Scandinavians storm to World Tour Finals glory

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Brazilian semifinal set in Hamburg

Brazilian semifinal set in Hamburg2018-08-18 19:52:00 | @grtorres

Agatha and Duda come back and advance to play Carol and Maria Antonelli

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From almost out to a last four place

From almost out to a last four place2018-08-18 18:33:00 | @barringer_a

Czech girls seal spot in semis

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Fijalek and Bryl out for revenge

Fijalek and Bryl out for revenge2018-08-18 17:03:00 | @grtorres

The Polish are in the final and will meet Mol and Sørum once again

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Another final for the Vikings!

Another final for the Vikings!2018-08-18 15:53:00 | @barringer_a

Anders and Christian edge past home favorites

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Aussies make Finals history

Aussies make Finals history2018-08-18 14:17:00 | @grtorres

Clancy and Artacho are the first team outside of Europe or the Americas to play in the semifinals

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Agatha and Duda in after tough battle

Agatha and Duda in after tough battle2018-08-18 13:26:00 | @grtorres

The Brazilians are through the elimination round in Hamburg

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Every point counts

Every point counts2018-08-18 13:06:00 | @barringer_a

Brazil and German advance – just!

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Americans do their part of the deal

Americans do their part of the deal2018-08-18 11:44:00 | @grtorres

Summer and Hughes win and wait for the conclusion of their pool to know their futures

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German youngsters into the semis!

German youngsters into the semis!2018-08-17 22:16:00 | @barringer_a

Packed Red Bull Beach Arena treated to spectacular home triumph

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A Polish medal in the works

A Polish medal in the works2018-08-17 21:03:00 | @grtorres

Fijalek and Bryl beat Italians and are set to clash with Kantor/Losiak in the semifinals

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Mel & Sarah play the waiting game

Mel & Sarah play the waiting game2018-08-17 19:51:00 | @barringer_a

Canadians’ fate out of their own hands

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Home stars take Canadians down

Home stars take Canadians down2018-08-17 19:06:00 | @grtorres

Julia and Chantal dethrone Heather/Brandie, the last undefeated team in Hamburg

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Aussies grit aids Taliqua & Mariafe

Aussies grit aids Taliqua & Mariafe2018-08-17 18:08:00 | @barringer_a

Australians turn disappointment into delight

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Sweet revenge for Carol/Antonelli

Sweet revenge for Carol/Antonelli2018-08-17 17:21:00 | @grtorres

The Brazilians avenged their Vienna's bronze medal match setback to Keizer/Meppelink

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Laura & Kira aiming for Fort Lauderdale return

Laura & Kira aiming for Fort Lauderdale return2018-08-17 17:03:00 | @barringer_a

Olympic and World champs eyeing Florida comeback

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Vikings finally beaten!

Vikings finally beaten!2018-08-17 16:24:00 | @barringer_a

Anders and Christian lose to Dutch – but still reach the semis

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Strong start sends Kantor and Losiak to the semis

Strong start sends Kantor and Losiak to the semis2018-08-17 14:52:00 | @grtorres

The Polish topped Pool A with a victory over Thole/Wickler

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No pressure for Polish pair

No pressure for Polish pair2018-08-17 14:26:00 | @barringer_a

Fijalek/Bryl just happy to be competing on the World stage

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Italians take the tough road through

Italians take the tough road through2018-08-17 13:39:00 | @grtorres

Lupo and Nicolai advance despite of setback to Stoyanovskiy and Velichko

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Fair play, Daniele!

Fair play, Daniele!2018-08-17 13:28:00 | @barringer_a

Italian helps makes a tough call in the spirit of fair play

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A step in the right direction

A step in the right direction2018-08-17 12:09:00 | @barringer_a

Sarah & Melissa back in the game

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Canadians ready for the big game

Canadians ready for the big game2018-08-17 11:23:00 | @grtorres

After three victories, Heather and Brandie are looking forward to play Sude/Laboureur

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Five games for Friday!

Five games for Friday!2018-08-16 21:49:00 | @barringer_a

Crunch time in Hamburg

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Maki and Bara keeping it exciting

Maki and Bara keeping it exciting2018-08-16 21:45:00 | @grtorres

The Czechs had another three-set victory to end their first day in Hamburg on a high

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First win for home favorites

First win for home favorites2018-08-16 20:37:00 | @barringer_a

Chantal and Julia off the mark on home sand!

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Dreamland for Deutschland

Dreamland for Deutschland2018-08-16 20:11:00 | @grtorres

Wickler and Thole make it three in a row and advance to the elimination round

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Vikings can’t get no satisfaction

Vikings can’t get no satisfaction 2018-08-16 18:56:00 | @barringer_a

22 unbeaten Anders and Christian want more

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Italians win another thriller

Italians win another thriller2018-08-16 18:22:00 | @grtorres

Lupo and Nicolai prevail in their third tie breaker

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Size doesn’t matter

Size doesn’t matter2018-08-16 17:47:00 | @barringer_a

Latvians stand tall against the Dutch

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Brazilians erase Canadian nightmare

Brazilians erase Canadian nightmare2018-08-16 16:17:00 | @grtorres

After three straight losses, Agatha and Duda take Sarah and Melissa down in Hamburg

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Win was worth the wait

Win was worth the wait2018-08-16 15:57:00 | @barrnger_a

Vienna champions start with a victory

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Hungry Canadians keep rolling

Hungry Canadians keep rolling2018-08-16 15:22:00 | @grtorres

Brandie and Heather got their second win in Hamburg and they’re not done

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Summer & Sara silence Center Court

Summer & Sara silence Center Court2018-08-16 14:52:00 | @barringer_a

American stars secure first win of the Finals

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Russians prevail on ‘early elimination’ match

Russians prevail on ‘early elimination’ match2018-08-16 14:23:00 | @grtorres

Stoyanovskiy and Velichko survived against Latvians Samoilovs and Smedins

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Herrera/Gavira out to stop the Vikings

Herrera/Gavira out to stop the Vikings2018-08-16 13:19:00 | @barringer_a

Spanish must win to stay in the Finals…

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Another big victory for Thole and Wickler

Another big victory for Thole and Wickler2018-08-16 12:42:00 | @grtorres

The Germans dethroned Italian Olympic medalists Lupo and Nicolai

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21 on the run

21 on the run2018-08-16 11:25:00 | @barringer_a

Vikings dig deep to keep unbeaten run going

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Check out thrilling Thursday!

Check out thrilling Thursday!2018-08-15 22:30:00 | @barringer_a

Don’t miss these must-see games on day two…

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Local heroes rock the Rothenbaum

Local heroes rock the Rothenbaum2018-08-15 22:27:00 | @barringer_a

Thole/Wickler claim first German victory in Hamburg

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New world number ones deny home victory

New world number ones deny home victory2018-08-15 21:45:00 | @grtorres

Recently lifted to the top of the world ranking, Agatha and Duda took Germans down

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Dutchmen all smiles to bounce back

Dutchmen all smiles to bounce back2018-08-15 20:19:00 | @barringer_a

Brouwer/Meeuwsen record their first win in Hamburg

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Kantor and Losiak take down Latvian nemesis

Kantor and Losiak take down Latvian nemesis2018-08-15 19:23:00 | @grtorres

The Polish beat Samoilovs and Smedins for the first time since 2016

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The Vikings march on

The Vikings march on2018-08-15 18:32:00 | @barringer_a

20 in a row for Gstaad and Vienna champs

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Canadians excited for third Finals

Canadians excited for third Finals2018-08-15 17:44:00 | @grtorres

Wilkerson and Bansley are looking for improvement after two ninth-places

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Freedom the key for Aussie revenge

Freedom the key for Aussie revenge2018-08-15 16:31:00 | @barringer_a

Taliqua and Mariafe off to a winning start in Hamburg

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Communication key for Brazilian victory

Communication key for Brazilian victory2018-08-15 16:04:00 | @grtorres

After a rough start, Carolina and Maria Antonelli used keywords to bounce back

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A strong first impression

A strong first impression2018-08-15 14:45:00 | @grtorres

Plavins and Tocs debuted in the World Tour Final with a massive victory

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Payback for last week!

Payback for last week!2018-08-15 13:26:00 | @barringer_a

Lupo/Nicolai get the better of Latvian friends

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Practice makes perfect for Poles

Practice makes perfect for Poles2018-08-15 12:27:00 | @barringer_a

Poland on top in Hamburg as Fijalek/Bryl beat the Dutch

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Russians happy to be in Hamburg

Russians happy to be in Hamburg2018-08-15 11:10:00 | @barringer_a

Rising stars of Russia relishing big stage

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What not to miss on day one!

What not to miss on day one!2018-08-14 17:50:00 | @barringer_a

Five matches to get you in the mood for the Hamburg Finals!

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Hamburg Pool Party

Hamburg Pool Party2018-08-14 13:25:00 | @barringer_a

Who’s playing who in group stages of the Hamburg Finals

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The women competing for the big prize

The women competing for the big prize2018-08-14 07:00:00 | @grtorres

Here's all you need to know about the 10 women's teams that will play in the World Tour Finals

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The men looking for glory in Hamburg

The men looking for glory in Hamburg2018-08-14 02:27:00 | @grtorres

Here are ten contenders for the gold medal of the World Tour Finals

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The quick Polish hands

The quick Polish hands2018-08-13 17:00:00 | @grtorres

With a unique offensive style, Kantor and Losiak are the team no one wants to play against

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Gold on the way to Hamburg

Gold on the way to Hamburg2018-08-12 07:00:00 | @grtorres

Summer/Hughes and Samoilovs/Smedins top the podium in Moscow a few days before the Finals

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Best of the beach go head-to-head in Hamburg

Best of the beach go head-to-head in Hamburg2018-08-08 16:30:00 | @barringer_a

Beach stars align one last time this year to do battle in season finale

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts2018-08-08 16:26:00 | @grtorres

Beach Shorts: The week in the sands of the world

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Riesenrad return for the champions

Riesenrad return for the champions2018-08-06 15:05:00 | @barringer_a

Anders and Christian complete their Vienna Major story with one more ride…

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Dankeschön Volunteers!

Dankeschön Volunteers! 2018-08-06 13:05:00 | Beach Major Series

Without you, none of this would’ve been possible

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On top of the World

On top of the World2018-08-05 20:45:00 | @barringer_a

Vienna victory puts Anders and Christian top of the world rankings

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Stats the way we like it

Stats the way we like it2018-08-05 20:07:00 | @grtorres

The Brazilian Fernanda led the stats in three categories at the Danube Island

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Bryl hails 'tournament of his life'

Bryl hails 'tournament of his life'2018-08-05 19:10:00 | @grtorres

The Polish blocker celebrated his first final appearance in Vienna

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Invincible Vikings conquer Vienna

Invincible Vikings conquer Vienna2018-08-05 18:42:00 | @barringer_a

Second straight Major gold for Norwegian beach sensations

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Historic bronze for Cherif/Tijan

Historic bronze for Cherif/Tijan 2018-08-05 16:25:00 | Stefan Strauss

The pair defeated Dutch Alexander Brouwer and Robert Meeuwsen in three sets

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Vikings end Dutch hoodoo to reach final

Vikings end Dutch hoodoo to reach final2018-08-05 16:23:00 | @barringer_a

Mol/Sørum storm into another Major final

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Fijalek’s long wait is over

Fijalek’s long wait is over2018-08-05 14:25:00 | @grtorres

After four years, the Polish is back in a gold medal match with Bryl

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17 in a row for the Vikings!

17 in a row for the Vikings!2018-08-04 22:23:00 | @barringer_a

Riesenrad rivalry goes the way of Norway

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Mixed silver for Barbara & Fernanda

Mixed silver for Barbara & Fernanda2018-08-04 20:31:00 | @grtorres

The Brazilians were proud of their result, but know they could have won the big prize

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Bara & Maki speechless after Vienna gold

Bara & Maki speechless after Vienna gold2018-08-04 20:14:00 | @barringer_a

Czechs toast incredible comeback

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Czech comeback stuns Brazil

Czech comeback stuns Brazil2018-08-04 18:36:00 | @barringer_a

Hermannová/Sluková win first Major title in Vienna

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It’s time for another Major gold

It’s time for another Major gold2018-08-04 16:36:00 | @barringer_a

Dutch boys in the hunt for medals after beating Brazil

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Polish and Qatari first-timers in Vienna’s semi

Polish and Qatari first-timers in Vienna’s semi2018-08-04 15:41:00 | @grtorres

Fijalek/Bryl and Cherif/Tijan advance to the final four at the Island

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Brazilians one step away from second gold

Brazilians one step away from second gold2018-08-04 14:29:00 | @grtorres

Barbara and Fernanda can add another title to their collection in Vienna

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Gold would be a dream

Gold would be a dream2018-08-04 13:13:00 | @barringer_a

Czech stars storm in to second Major final

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Brouwer and Meeuwsen march in to the quarterfinals

Brouwer and Meeuwsen march in to the quarterfinals2018-08-04 12:31:00 | @grtorres

The Dutch are one of the eight teams still standing at the Danube Island

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Serve the Sky for a semifinal

Serve the Sky for a semifinal2018-08-04 11:53:00 | @barringer_a

Iconic photoshoot stars meet for a place in the final four

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Five in a row for Qatar qualifiers

Five in a row for Qatar qualifiers 2018-08-04 11:03:00 | @barringer_a

Cherif and Tijan beat an Austrian team… again

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Brazilians and Dutch in Vienna's last four

Brazilians and Dutch in Vienna's last four2018-08-03 20:51:00 | @grtorres

Barbara/Fernanda and Meppelink/Keizer to play for a shot at the title

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Rematch on the Island for revenge

Rematch on the Island for revenge2018-08-03 20:08:00 | @barringer_a

Carol/Maria will aim to beat Hermannová/Sluková again…

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Knockout joy for Austrians

Knockout joy for Austrians2018-08-03 18:49:00 | @barringer_a

Doppler/Horst and Emacora/Pristauz through to the last 16!

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Olympic champions progress in Vienna

Olympic champions progress in Vienna2018-08-03 18:23:00 | @grtorres

Dalhausser, Ricardo and Bruno all moved in to the Round of 16

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Alison v Bruno in Vienna’s Round of 16

Alison v Bruno in Vienna’s Round of 162018-08-03 17:25:00 | @grtorres

Alison/Andre and Bruno/Pedro set to meet on Saturday

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WIN with SEAT

WIN with SEAT 2018-08-03 17:10:00 |

Is the new SEAT Arona your new whip?

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USA and Brazil dominate Vienna’s quarterfinals

USA and Brazil dominate Vienna’s quarterfinals2018-08-03 15:58:00 | @grtorres

The countries advanced six teams in to the women’s top-eight at the Danube Island

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The Vikings just want to keep playing

The Vikings just want to keep playing2018-08-03 11:35:00 | @grtorres

Mol and Sørum roll into the Round of 16 in Vienna after another dominating performance

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Five Friday games at the Island

Five Friday games at the Island2018-08-02 22:46:00 | @grtorres

The tournament reaches its top as the weekend approaches...

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Tocs and Plavins upset Nick and Phil

Tocs and Plavins upset Nick and Phil2018-08-02 19:38:00 | @grtorres

The Latvians recorded their second victory against the Americans in as many games

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The long and short of it

The long and short of it2018-08-02 18:35:00 | @barringer_a

Czech boys saved by the shower

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Vienna Major venue closed on Thursday

Vienna Major venue closed on Thursday2018-08-02 16:42:00 | Beach Major Series

Statement from the Danube Island

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Gstaad champs bite the dust in Vienna

Gstaad champs bite the dust in Vienna2018-08-02 14:59:00 | @barringer_a

If you can’t stand the heat… get out of the Danube Island

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Insider Tips: Make your way around the Beach Village

Insider Tips: Make your way around the Beach Village2018-08-02 14:49:00 |

Because why should you leave the island?

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Déjà vu for Doppler/Horst

Déjà vu for Doppler/Horst2018-08-02 13:03:00 | @barringer_a

Home favs get the job done on boiling hot Danube Island

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Ricardo and Guto can't stop winning

Ricardo and Guto can't stop winning2018-08-02 12:26:00 | @grtorres

The Brazilians have now won four in a row in Vienna

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M&Ms hail biggest win of their careers

M&Ms hail biggest win of their careers2018-08-02 11:45:00 | @barringer_a

Austrian youngsters stun Olympic silver medalists on the Danube Island

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Five matches to follow on Thursday

Five matches to follow on Thursday2018-08-01 22:53:00 | @grtorres

From a national matchup to the debut of the home heroes, here is the best of what the Vienna Major brings to you

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World number ones crash out in Vienna

World number ones crash out in Vienna2018-08-01 19:37:00 | @grtorres

Canadians Bansley and Wilkerson suffered an early exit at the Danube Island

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Birthday girl Duda into Round of 16

Birthday girl Duda into Round of 162018-08-01 17:20:00 | @grtorres

The Brazilian and her partner Agatha had a pair of victories to progress in the Danube Island

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Belgians battling through #ViennaMajor

Belgians battling through #ViennaMajor2018-08-01 16:22:00 | @barringer_a

They’ve not made it easy for themselves but Koekelkoren/van Walle are in the main draw

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Austrians advance with amazing comeback

Austrians advance with amazing comeback2018-08-01 15:08:00 | @grtorres

After being down 14-11, Seidl and Waller reacted and found their way in to the Vienna Major main draw

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What a way to start the tournament!

What a way to start the tournament!2018-08-01 14:01:00 | @barringer_a

Tina Graudina and Anastasija Kravcenoka step up on the big stage

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Dutch hoping to build on Euro title

Dutch hoping to build on Euro title2018-08-01 12:44:00 | @grtorres

Meppelink and Keizer want to keep progressing at the Vienna Major

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A sweet comeback for Orsi Toth

A sweet comeback for Orsi Toth2018-08-01 11:26:00 | @grtorres

Back after two years, the Italian and partner Marta Menegatti downed world ranking leaders Bansley and Wilkerson

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Can the Vikings strike gold again?

Can the Vikings strike gold again?2018-08-01 06:00:00 | @barringer_a

Anders Mol and Christian Sørum reflect on their whirlwind adventure

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Five games to watch on Wednesday!

Five games to watch on Wednesday!2018-07-31 21:45:00 | @barringer_a

The Vienna Major kicks into gear today – and here’s what’s not to miss!

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The wildcards aiming for Major gold

The wildcards aiming for Major gold2018-07-31 20:15:00 | @barringer_a

Kim Behrens and Sandra Ittlinger on their rise to the top

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Women’s main draw set at the Danube Island

Women’s main draw set at the Danube Island2018-07-31 18:59:00 | @grtorres

With the last qualified teams set, the women’s tournament starts on Wednesday

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Men’s qualifier deciding round set in Vienna

Men’s qualifier deciding round set in Vienna 2018-07-31 17:20:00 | @grtorres

With the first round in the books, 16 duos remain in contention for main draw spots

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Austrians fall short in qualifying

Austrians fall short in qualifying 2018-07-31 12:31:00 | @grtorres

The country’s three women’s teams were knocked out in the first round

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Be a record breaker!

Be a record breaker!2018-07-31 11:28:00 |

Because your name needs to go down in history

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Americans highlight Vienna's qualifier

Americans highlight Vienna's qualifier2018-07-31 09:00:00 | @grtorres

The USA has four teams entered and all of them are looking forward to a main draw spot at the Danube Island

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Ricardo & Guto triumph over familiar faces

Ricardo & Guto triumph over familiar faces2018-07-30 18:20:00 | @grtorres

The Brazilians prevailed in the country-quota in their fourth game against Thiago/George in as many tournaments

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The women to watch this week

The women to watch this week2018-07-30 09:39:00 | @grtorres

These are the teams you don't want to miss in the Vienna Major

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Five men's teams to watch in Vienna

Five men's teams to watch in Vienna2018-07-30 09:00:00 | @grtorres

There are the duos you'll want to be around when they play this week

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Vienna-bound stars in the medals

Vienna-bound stars in the medals2018-07-29 19:19:00 | @barringer and @gtorres

As warm ups go – this wasn’t a bad one across four tournaments this weekend

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World champs on opposite sides in Vienna

World champs on opposite sides in Vienna2018-07-28 10:00:00 | @grtorres

The 2017 world champions will be back in the Danube Island - but now in different sides of the net

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts2018-07-26 15:07:00 | @grtorres

Beach Shorts: The week in the sands of the world

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Kerri and Nicole part ways

Kerri and Nicole part ways2018-07-26 00:06:00 | @grtorres

The American veterans are yet to announce who their next partners will be

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A Brazilian in Vienna

A Brazilian in Vienna2018-07-25 15:20:00 | @grtorres

Defender Guto Carvalhaes has been in the Austrian capital for two weeks as he prepares for the Vienna Major

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European men make beach history

European men make beach history2018-07-25 11:46:00 | @barringer_a

Men’s top 10 dominated by Europe

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Rising stars Thole and Wickler set for Vienna main draw

Rising stars Thole and Wickler set for Vienna main draw2018-07-24 16:36:00 | @grtorres

The Germans won their first World Tour medal together this month and are eager to compete in the big stage

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Barbara & Fernanda back for #ViennaMajor

Barbara & Fernanda back for #ViennaMajor2018-07-24 12:00:00 | @grtorres

After they missed the Swatch Major Gstaad, the Brazilians cannot wait to compete in the Danube Island

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The Silverboys are coming home

The Silverboys are coming home2018-07-24 11:00:00 | @barringer_a

Clemens Doppler and Alex Horst on their return to Vienna

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No go for Jo & Anouk in Vienna

No go for Jo & Anouk in Vienna2018-07-24 08:55:00 | @barringer_a

Injury to Swiss star rules the team out of Danube Island adventure

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Mol and Sørum are the Kings of Europe

Mol and Sørum are the Kings of Europe2018-07-22 21:32:00 | @grtorres

The Norwegians did it again and became the youngest team to win the continental crown

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Austrians Seidl and Waller take gold in Haiyang

Austrians Seidl and Waller take gold in Haiyang2018-07-22 16:29:00 | @grtorres

Playing in their second tournament together, they took down a Brazilian team in the final of the three-star event

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Keizer and Meppelink are the European champions

Keizer and Meppelink are the European champions2018-07-21 22:08:00 | @grtorres

The Dutch veterans prevailed on their home soil to win their second continental titles

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Insider Tips: Must-sees Vienna

Insider Tips: Must-sees Vienna2018-07-20 09:00:00 | Beach Major Series

The stunning, the unique, the weird and the wonderful

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Dubovcova strives on her “Mission Impossible”

Dubovcova strives on her “Mission Impossible”2018-07-20 07:00:00 | @grtorres

Slovakian Natalia Dubovcova has had a hard journey to find a new partner, but now things are going her way

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts2018-07-19 15:52:00 | @grtorres

Beach Shorts: The week in the sands of the world

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Five things to take from Gstaad

Five things to take from Gstaad2018-07-19 14:23:00 | @barringer_a

Mixed fortunes, teams on the rise and hope for the future…

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Nicolai powers into the record books

Nicolai powers into the record books2018-07-18 11:28:00 | @barringer_a

Italian star makes history with fastest serve of all time

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A fresh start for Flüggen

A fresh start for Flüggen2018-07-17 17:50:00 | @barringer_a

German defender partners with giant Nils Ehlers

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Gstaad Major’s medalists climb rankings

Gstaad Major’s medalists climb rankings2018-07-16 16:33:00 | @grtorres

The teams that reached the podium in the Swiss Alps all rose in the world rankings

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Merci Gstaad!

Merci Gstaad!2018-07-16 10:46:00 | @barringer_a

Memories of the fourth Major in the mountains

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Heidrich to miss the rest of the season

Heidrich to miss the rest of the season2018-07-16 10:00:00 | @grtorres

With the Swiss blocker sidelined due to a slipped disc, Anouk will play with her sister Zoé in the European Championships

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Chantal leads the way

Chantal leads the way2018-07-15 20:20:00 | @grtorres

The German defender was among the best players of the tournament according to the stats

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Russia tops Under-19 World Champs

Russia tops Under-19 World Champs2018-07-15 18:17:00 | @grtorres

The European country took both golds home with Bocharova/Voronina and Shekunov/Veretiuk

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It doesn't get better than this

It doesn't get better than this2018-07-15 18:10:00 | @grtorres

Sarah and Melissa rebound after disappointing finishes in the best possible way

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Euro focus for Julia & Chantal

Euro focus for Julia & Chantal2018-07-15 18:02:00 | @barringer_a

After Gstaad silver there’s no rest for Laboureur/Sude

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Gstaad gold for Sarah and Melissa

Gstaad gold for Sarah and Melissa2018-07-15 15:12:00 | @grtorres

The Canadians dethroned Julia Sude and Chantal Laboureur to take the cowbells home

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Another final for Chantal & Julia

Another final for Chantal & Julia2018-07-15 13:00:00 | @barringer_a

Second successive Gstaad final for Laboureur/Sude

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Call it a Canadian comeback!

Call it a Canadian comeback!2018-07-15 11:22:00 | @barringer_a

Pavan proud of second set fightback

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It’s #OnlyTheBeginning for Mol and Sørum

It’s #OnlyTheBeginning for Mol and Sørum2018-07-14 20:30:00 | @grtorres

The Norwegians honor their mantra and see more victories in the horizon after their Gstaad Major’s title

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Silver for Spanish ‘brothers’

Silver for Spanish ‘brothers’2018-07-14 20:26:00 | @barringer_a

Bitter-sweet silver medal for Herrera/Gavira

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Historic Vikings conquer Gstaad

Historic Vikings conquer Gstaad2018-07-14 19:08:00 | @grtorres

Mol and Sørum became the youngest players to win a Beach Major Series event in Gstaad

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Germany and Canada world University champions

Germany and Canada world University champions2018-07-14 18:02:00 | @grtorres

Dan John/Eric Stadie and Megan Mcnamara/Nicole McNamara prevailed in the ninth edition of the tournament

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Canada v Germany for Gstaad final

Canada v Germany for Gstaad final2018-07-14 16:44:00 | @grtorres

Bansley/Wilkerson and Sude/Laboureur set to clash in the women’s tournament second semifinal

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Brazil and Canada meet again

Brazil and Canada meet again2018-07-14 12:40:00 | @barringer_a

Morning victories set-up last season’s quarterfinal

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Americans gearing for the sprint to Tokyo

Americans gearing for the sprint to Tokyo2018-07-14 10:56:00 | @grtorres

The teams from the USA showed a high competitive level this week in Gstaad

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Vikings going for gold

Vikings going for gold2018-07-14 10:55:00 | @barringer_a

Anders Mol and Christian Sørum reach first Major Series final

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Spaniards aiming for ‘special’ gold

Spaniards aiming for ‘special’ gold2018-07-14 10:54:00 | @gtorres

Experienced duo Herrera/Gavira are one win from their first Major gold

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Cowbell’s coming home…

Cowbell’s coming home…2018-07-14 08:00:00 | @barringer_a

Well, for Marco Krattiger anyway!

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Italians dump out reigning champs

Italians dump out reigning champs2018-07-13 20:49:00 | @barringer_a

Lupo/Nicolai will meet Herrera/Gavira for a place in the final

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USA and Norway to meet in first Majors semi

USA and Norway to meet in first Majors semi2018-07-13 20:31:00 | @grtorres

Gibb/Crabb and Mol/Sørum will clash in one of the semifinals in Gstaad

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Czechs ready for Canadian showdown

Czechs ready for Canadian showdown2018-07-13 18:43:00 | @barringer_a

Marketa Slukova can’t wait to take on Heather and Brandie!

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Six countries remain in the hunt for the cowbell

Six countries remain in the hunt for the cowbell2018-07-13 18:08:00 | @grtorres

Brazil, Canada, Czech Republic, Germany, Japan and the USA took the women’s quarterfinal berths in Gstaad

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A-Team on top in American duel

A-Team on top in American duel2018-07-13 17:06:00 | @grtorres

Ross and Klineman victorious on their first match against Summer and Hughes

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Vikings deny Brazilians a cowbell

Vikings deny Brazilians a cowbell2018-07-13 15:31:00 | @barringer_a

Anders Mol and Christian Sørum battle into the quarterfinals

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Men’s quarterfinals set in the Alps

Men’s quarterfinals set in the Alps2018-07-13 15:17:00 | @grtorres

Eight teams are still alive in the hunt for the Gstaad cowbells

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Big Phil blocks Swiss dreams

Big Phil blocks Swiss dreams2018-07-13 13:12:00 | @barringer_a

Reigning champ sends out home favorites

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Emotional exit for Anouk & Joana

Emotional exit for Anouk & Joana2018-07-13 12:07:00 | @barringer_a

Injury hits Swiss stars at Swatch Major Gstaad

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Joy for Japan!

Joy for Japan!2018-07-13 11:33:00 | @barringer_a

Happiness happening for Ishii/Murakami

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Five Friday matches to watch

Five Friday matches to watch2018-07-12 22:00:00 | @grtorres

As the tournament funnels, the only option for the 40 teams left right now is winning

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Meet the women’s pool winners

Meet the women’s pool winners2018-07-12 20:20:00 | @grtorres

Teams from Australia, Brazil, Canada, Czech Republic, Germany and the USA finished pool play on top

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Last Brazilians standing in Gstaad

Last Brazilians standing in Gstaad2018-07-12 19:45:00 | @barringer_a

Bruno and Pedro show their resolve to remain in the hunt for a cowbell

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Brandie's at home in Gstaad

Brandie's at home in Gstaad2018-07-12 18:10:00 | @barringer_a

Swiss heritage helping Brandie Wilkerson in Gstaad

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Italian outsiders 'can't believe' it

Italian outsiders 'can't believe' it2018-07-12 17:37:00 | @grtorres

Andreatta/Abbiati and Lupo/Nicolai keep progressing in Gstaad

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Double Dutch delight

Double Dutch delight2018-07-12 15:39:00 | @grtorres

Van Iersel/Stubbe and Meppelink/Keizer win and make it to the elimination round in Gstaad

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Reigning champs back on track

Reigning champs back on track2018-07-12 14:51:00 | @grtorres

Sude and Laboureur bounce back after early setback and are back in the game

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All good for Agatha!

All good for Agatha!2018-07-12 13:19:00 | @barringer_a

While Brazil’s men struggle – it’s all okay for the girls!

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Auf Wiedersehen, Markus

Auf Wiedersehen, Markus2018-07-12 09:35:00 | @barringer_a

Böckermann to say goodbye to the sand

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Three anticipated women’s games on Thursday

Three anticipated women’s games on Thursday2018-07-12 09:00:00 | @grtorres

As pool play concludes, here are some interesting matches to monitor

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Three win-or-go-home men’s matches to watch

Three win-or-go-home men’s matches to watch2018-07-12 07:00:00 | @grtorres

With some of the favorites facing risk of early exits, the second day In Gstaad will start at full pace

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Gibb/Crabb's great start to Gstaad

Gibb/Crabb's great start to Gstaad2018-07-11 20:13:00 | @grtorres

The Americans had a pair of three-set victories to top their pool

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The world number ones hunting gold

The world number ones hunting gold2018-07-11 19:31:00 | @barringer_a

After silver here last season, Kantor/Losiak want to go one better in 2018

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Defending champs lose Gstaad opener

Defending champs lose Gstaad opener2018-07-11 18:02:00 | @grtorres

Germans Sude and Laboureur were dazed by American qualifiers Larsen and Stockman

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Anouk dreaming of Gstaad glory

Anouk dreaming of Gstaad glory2018-07-11 17:17:00 | @barringer_a

Swiss star following the golden footsteps of her heroes

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Great Gstaad memories flood back for Kerri

Great Gstaad memories flood back for Kerri2018-07-11 16:14:00 | @grtorres

The Americans used their experience to hold Germans Borger and Kozuch

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Mixed morning for the Swiss

Mixed morning for the Swiss2018-07-11 14:16:00 | @barringer_a

One win but two defeats for home heroes in Gstaad

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Shock shock horror horror!

Shock shock horror horror!2018-07-11 11:27:00 | @barringer_a

What a start to the Swatch Major Gstaad

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Five men’s pool-openers to follow in Gstaad

Five men’s pool-openers to follow in Gstaad2018-07-11 03:10:00 | @grtorres

The men’s tournament will feature a number of interesting matches on the first day of the main draw

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Five women’s games you can’t miss

Five women’s games you can’t miss2018-07-11 00:44:00 | @grtorres

As the main draw kicks off, here are the match-ups you’ll want to keep an eye on

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Czech-ing out new heights

Czech-ing out new heights 2018-07-10 20:02:00 | @barringer_a

David Schweiner and Ondrej Perušič enter the Gstaad Major main draw on Wednesday a year after missing out completely

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Europeans dominate #GstaadMajor’s qualifier

Europeans dominate #GstaadMajor’s qualifier2018-07-10 18:25:00 | @grtorres

Teams from the continent secured most of the final main draw spots in the Swiss Alps

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Heaven on Earth

Heaven on Earth2018-07-10 13:22:00 | @barringer_a

Kerri loves Gstaad, and Gstaad loves Kerri…

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Vienna Major wildcards fixed!

Vienna Major wildcards fixed!2018-07-10 13:05:00 | @barringer_a

Check out which teams will be in the main draw on the Danube Island

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From Down Under straight to the top

From Down Under straight to the top2018-07-10 12:30:00 | @grtorres

Taliqua and Mariafe have gone a long way in just nine months, but they are looking for something bigger in Gstaad

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An Olympian-heavy qualifier at the #GstaadMajor

An Olympian-heavy qualifier at the #GstaadMajor2018-07-10 00:55:00 | @grtorres

A total of 12 Olympic veterans will compete for the last main draw spots in Switzerland

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Early exit for Ricardo/Guto in Gstaad

Early exit for Ricardo/Guto in Gstaad2018-07-09 18:24:00 | @grtorres

One day after winning silver in Espinho, the Brazilians were taken down in the country-quota

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Larsen and Stockman into Gstaad’s qualifier

Larsen and Stockman into Gstaad’s qualifier2018-07-09 18:00:00 | @grtorres

The Americans came out on top in the nation’s country-quota in the Swiss Alps

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Five male teams to follow in the Swiss Alps

Five male teams to follow in the Swiss Alps2018-07-09 09:00:00 | @grtorres

Here are the tandems you don’t want to miss when the action starts in Gstaad!

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Five women’s teams to watch in the #GstaadMajor

Five women’s teams to watch in the #GstaadMajor2018-07-09 08:20:00 | @grtorres

Keep track of these tandems as the tournament progresses in the Swiss Alps!

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Latvians and Australians on top in Espinho

Latvians and Australians on top in Espinho2018-07-08 20:54:00 | @grtorres

Samoilovs/Smedins and Clancy/Artacho will travel to Gstaad with some golden hardware around their necks

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Insider Tips: Top 5 night time spots in Vienna

Insider Tips: Top 5 night time spots in Vienna2018-07-06 10:25:00 | Beach Major Series

Turn down for what?

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts2018-07-06 09:00:00 | @grtorres

Beach Shorts: The week in the sands of the world

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No go for Marco in Gstaad

No go for Marco in Gstaad2018-07-05 13:33:00 | @barringer_a

Injury rules out Krattiger but Nico finds a new partner

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One step from paradise

One step from paradise2018-07-05 11:00:00 | @grtorres

Except for their results, everything has been perfect for Hüberli and Betschart in Gstaad – and they want to fix it!

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Alvaro to play with Luciano in Gstaad

Alvaro to play with Luciano in Gstaad2018-07-05 02:27:00 | @grtorres

With Saymon facing personal problems, the defender picked up a new partner to compete in the Swiss Alps

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A decade of joy for Alison in Gstaad

A decade of joy for Alison in Gstaad2018-07-04 11:00:00 | @grtorres

The Brazilian first played in the Alps in 2008 and is looking forward to celebrating his 10-year anniversary next week

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10 times Swiss stars gave us #goals

10 times Swiss stars gave us #goals2018-07-03 11:17:00 | Beach Major Series

Because they rock

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Varenhorst and Bouter on top on Dutch Tour

Varenhorst and Bouter on top on Dutch Tour2018-07-01 21:56:00 | @grtorres

The team dominated the eighth stop of their National Tour in Groningnen

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Third time is a charm for Heather and Brandie

Third time is a charm for Heather and Brandie2018-07-01 19:59:00 | @grtorres

After winning bronze and silver in the World Tour, the Canadians claimed their first gold in Warsaw

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The beach volleyball prince is born!

The beach volleyball prince is born!2018-07-01 16:24:00 | @grtorres

German star Laura Ludwig gave birth to her first son, Teo, earlier this week

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Alison on top in first duel with Bruno

Alison on top in first duel with Bruno2018-06-28 20:24:00 | @grtorres

The Brazilians met for the first time after their split in Poland and the Mammoth had the upper hand

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Sound of the Sand

Sound of the Sand2018-06-28 11:30:00 | @barringer_a

The roar of the crowd and the sounds of the DJs help create the goosebump moments which inspire the beach volleyball elite to raise their game even higher

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Chase is up for the challenge

Chase is up for the challenge2018-06-28 09:15:00 | @grtorres

The former basketball player and his partner Sean Rosenthal are headed to the Swiss Alps

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts2018-06-27 15:49:00 | @grtorres

Beach Shorts: The week in the sands of the world

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Lost in translation: Swiss German

Lost in translation: Swiss German2018-06-27 11:00:00 | Beach Volleyball Major Series

Introducing Schweizerdeutsch...

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Do you speak Viennese?

Do you speak Viennese?2018-06-26 10:29:00 | Beach Volleyball Major Series

It’s like German, but it’s not

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Eye on Ostrava: New Brazil

Eye on Ostrava: New Brazil2018-06-25 16:04:00 | @grtorres

The four-star event in Ostrava saw four new Brazilian tandems debut – let’s check how each of them did!

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Silver for Kira on German Tour

Silver for Kira on German Tour2018-06-24 20:42:00 | @grtorres

The Olympic and world champion made it to the podium in the second tournament after her return

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World Tour home gold for Maki and Bara

World Tour home gold for Maki and Bara2018-06-24 20:09:00 | @grtorres

The Czech duo won the four-star tournament in Ostrava in front of their fans

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5 reasons why you should stay home this summer

5 reasons why you should stay home this summer 2018-06-24 09:00:00 | Beach Major Series

Seriously, just don’t even bother

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Congratulations Talita!

Congratulations Talita!2018-06-23 14:27:00 | @grtorres

Brazilian star Talita Antunes gives birth to her first son, Renato

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Marco plays the waiting game

Marco plays the waiting game2018-06-23 10:00:00 | @barringer_a

Injury is threatening to derail Swiss hopes of glory in Gstaad

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Insider Tips: Things to do in Gstaad

Insider Tips: Things to do in Gstaad2018-06-22 09:00:00 | Beach Major Series

It’s not all about eating cheese!

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts2018-06-21 15:46:00 | @grtorres

Beach Shorts: The week in the sands of the world

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We want to be annoying - Bruno

We want to be annoying - Bruno2018-06-21 13:05:00 | @grtorres

The Olympic champion promises his new team with Pedro will give opponents a hard time on the World Tour

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Aussies boys’ shock split

Aussies boys’ shock split2018-06-19 19:09:00 | @barringer_a

Volleyball Australia part Commonwealth champs for Tokyo tilt

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The men fit for the mountains

The men fit for the mountains2018-06-19 16:14:00 | @barringer_a

Gripping men’s tournament on the cards in Gstaad

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The women set for Gstaad!

The women set for Gstaad!2018-06-19 14:34:00 | @barringer_a

Find out which teams have secured their spot in the main draw

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American stars grab Gstaad wildcards

American stars grab Gstaad wildcards2018-06-19 13:10:00 | @barringer_a

Kerri Walsh and Sean Rosenthal heading for the Major in the mountains

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Home glory for Borger and Kozuch

Home glory for Borger and Kozuch2018-06-17 22:52:00 | @grtorres

The Germans won an event of their National Tour for the first time in Dresden

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Doppler and Horst lead Austrian medal party in Baden

Doppler and Horst lead Austrian medal party in Baden2018-06-17 17:08:00 | @grtorres

The veterans won their first World Tour tournament in front of their home fans

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Will your child grow up to be a pro beach player?

Will your child grow up to be a pro beach player? 2018-06-15 09:00:00 | Beach Major Series

Here are five ways to find out, because they aren’t ordinary children…

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts2018-06-14 16:41:00 | @grtorres

Beach Shorts: The week in the sands of the world

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Upgrade your Gstaad experience

Upgrade your Gstaad experience2018-06-14 10:10:00 | Beach Major Series

Become a VIP at the most spectacular beach volleyball tournament in the Alps

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Soccer on the sand

Soccer on the sand2018-06-13 10:32:00 | Beach Major Series

Beach volleyball FIFA World Cup edition

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The rise of the Ginger Ninja

The rise of the Ginger Ninja2018-06-13 09:00:00 | @grtorres

In just four years as a coach, former Kiwi player Jason Lochhead has already made his way to the top

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Josi and Lili win World Tour gold in China

Josi and Lili win World Tour gold in China2018-06-11 09:00:00 | @grtorres

The Brazilians earned their first medal together as they topped the podium in Nantong

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Back-to-back golds for the M&Ms

Back-to-back golds for the M&Ms2018-06-10 21:00:00 | @grtorres

Martin Ermacora and Moritz Pristauz won their second straight gold

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Fearless Vikings ride the Riesenrad

Fearless Vikings ride the Riesenrad2018-06-07 17:20:00 | @barringer_a

Anders and Christian win the battle of the nerves

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts2018-06-07 15:15:00 | @grtorres

Beach Shorts: The week in the sands of the world

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Doppler/Horst conquer their fears

Doppler/Horst conquer their fears2018-06-07 09:56:00 | @barringer_a

Home heroes Serve the Sky

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Serve the Sky

Serve the Sky2018-06-06 11:00:00 | @barringer_a

Another point of view

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The Flying Dutchmen

The Flying Dutchmen2018-06-04 18:19:00 | @grtorres

Brouwer and Meeuwsen have won half of the tournaments they played at in 2018, but the best is yet to come

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National Tour winners all over Europe

National Tour winners all over Europe2018-06-03 23:23:00 | @grtorres

Champions were crowned in Switzerland, the Netherlands and Latvia

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Second gold for Crabb/Mayer and Mizoe/Hashimoto

Second gold for Crabb/Mayer and Mizoe/Hashimoto2018-06-03 17:02:00 | @grtorres

The Americans and the Japanese topped the podium in the World Tour two-star event in Jinjiang

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts2018-05-31 20:33:00 | @grtorres

Beach Shorts: The week in the sands of the world

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10 pics showing what #BeachStrong really means

10 pics showing what #BeachStrong really means2018-05-30 11:50:00 | Beach Major Series

Because our pros are #BeachStrong

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Kerri's warming up for the Major Series

Kerri's warming up for the Major Series2018-05-29 14:45:00 | @grtorres

The veteran Olympic champ is working towards regain her best form after a nine-month absence

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Ricardo returns to the World Tour with Guto

Ricardo returns to the World Tour with Guto2018-05-28 21:17:00 | @grtorres

The legendary blocker will team up with the young defender to compete in the summer tournaments

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M&Ms win home gold

M&Ms win home gold2018-05-28 11:58:00 | @barringer_a

M&Ms win home gold Up-and-coming Austrians take top podium place in home tour opener

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No time to waste for Alison and Andre

No time to waste for Alison and Andre2018-05-25 21:04:00 | @grtorres

One day after the official announcement, the new Brazilian team is already preparing for the World Tour

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Evandro resumes partnership with Vitor

Evandro resumes partnership with Vitor2018-05-24 16:45:00 | @grtorres

After splitting with Andre Loyola, the world champion decided to return to a former partner

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Andre splits with Evandro, teams with Alison

Andre splits with Evandro, teams with Alison2018-05-23 21:12:00 | @grtorres

The latest move of the Brazilian players left the Rio 2016 Olympian without a partner

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts2018-05-23 20:05:00 | @grtorres

Beach Shorts: The week in the sands of the world

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Exclusive: Bruno rejoins Pedro Solberg

Exclusive: Bruno rejoins Pedro Solberg2018-05-23 18:28:00 | @grtorres

The Brazilian Olympic champion already has a new partner after his split with Alison

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Alison and Bruno split

Alison and Bruno split2018-05-23 16:50:00 | @grtorres

Breaking news from the beach

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The silver Vikings

The silver Vikings2018-05-22 15:40:00 | @grtorres

Anders Mol and Christian Sørum took Norway to a World Tour final for the first time in eight years

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Brazilians triumph at home

Brazilians triumph at home2018-05-20 21:52:00 | @grtorres

Agatha/Duda and Evandro/Andre prevailed in the World Tour four-star event in Itapema

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Best beach weddings

Best beach weddings2018-05-18 10:25:00 | Beach Major Series

Because there's no better place to get married

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts2018-05-17 17:01:00 | Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts: The week in the sands of the world

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A Hi-Tech Beach

A Hi-Tech Beach2018-05-16 16:00:00 | @grtorres

Beach volleyball players make use of technology to have their bodies in the best form to compete around the world

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Five reasons why you should be a beach girl or boy

Five reasons why you should be a beach girl or boy2018-05-16 13:58:00 | Beach Major Series

Could this be your perfect summer job?

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Get to know Kira’s new blocker

Get to know Kira’s new blocker2018-05-15 09:00:00 | @grtorres

Meet Leonie Körtzinger, the Olympic and world champion’s partner for the next few months

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Happy mother’s day!

Happy mother’s day!2018-05-13 17:40:00 | Beach Major Series

Mama mania

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Early glory for Crabb & Mayer

Early glory for Crabb & Mayer2018-05-13 16:46:00 | @grtorres

The recently-formed American team won the World Tour three-star event in Switzerland

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Silver for Schnetzer and Müllner

Silver for Schnetzer and Müllner2018-05-13 11:54:00 | @barringer_a

Another medal for Austria on the World Tour

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts2018-05-09 15:30:00 | @grtorres

Beach Shorts: The week in the sands of the world

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Kira teams up with Körtzinger

Kira teams up with Körtzinger2018-05-09 12:36:00 | @barringer_a

Olympic champ finds a partner for the 2018 season

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In fitness and in health

In fitness and in health2018-05-09 11:00:00 | Beach Major Series

From diets to the demands of unforgiving work-out routines - just how hard is it for beach volleyball players to stay in shape?

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Dutch end European wait for gold

Dutch end European wait for gold2018-05-07 03:48:00 | @barringer_a

Brouwer/Meeuwsen win four-star on American sand

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The season is over for Brooke Sweat

The season is over for Brooke Sweat2018-05-06 19:45:00 | @grtorres

The American Olympian will have shoulder surgery and will miss the remainder of the year

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Austrians come back to strike gold in Mersin!

Austrians come back to strike gold in Mersin!2018-05-06 18:51:00 | @barringer_a

Lena and Kathi see off Dutch to take first World Tour title

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Semis set in Huntington

Semis set in Huntington2018-05-06 02:43:00 | @barringer_a

But there’s no US teams in the last four on the final day

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New look Americans on top

New look Americans on top2018-05-05 04:32:00 | @barringer_a

Summer/Hughes storm through in California

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Samoilovs/Smedins smokin’ hot

Samoilovs/Smedins smokin’ hot2018-05-05 03:46:00 | @barringer_a

Latvians beat Alison/Bruno and Lucena/Dalhausser on Huntington Beach

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts2018-05-04 16:00:00 | @grtorres

Beach Shorts: The week in the sands of the world

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Top seeds in command in California

Top seeds in command in California2018-05-04 02:17:00 | @barringer_a

World champs and Fort Lauderdale winners make it through

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Sarah and Mel seeking a hat-trick

Sarah and Mel seeking a hat-trick2018-05-04 01:59:00 | @barringer_a

World number ones going for three golds in a row

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The Romanian pioneers

The Romanian pioneers2018-05-03 11:00:00 | @grtorres

Members of the first team of the country to compete in the World Tour, Vaida and Matei have huge aspirations

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Stars align in Huntington Beach

Stars align in Huntington Beach2018-05-02 19:43:00 | @barringer_a

Major Series regulars set for four-star clash in California

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Sand, Mario Bros & books

Sand, Mario Bros & books2018-04-30 16:00:00 | @grtorres

Know how books and video games helped Americans Hochevar and Claes to win their first World Tour medal

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Who can stop Evandro and Andre?

Who can stop Evandro and Andre?2018-04-29 22:24:00 | @grtorres

The Brazilian Super Praia was the latest title won by the world champions

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Time to Chase the best

Time to Chase the best2018-04-28 12:00:00 | @grtorres

Former NBA player Chase Budinger will make his beach volleyball World Tour debut next week in Huntington Beach

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts2018-04-27 12:00:00 | @grtorres

Beach Shorts: The week in the sands of the world

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Vielen Dank, A1!

Vielen Dank, A1!2018-04-27 11:48:00 | Beach Major Series

A1 commits to beach volleyball for another three years

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Maria Clara Salgado is back!

Maria Clara Salgado is back!2018-04-25 16:27:00 | @grtorres

After more than two years away from the World Tour, the Brazilian returns next week in Mersin

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Kira hints at 2018 return

Kira hints at 2018 return2018-04-25 14:27:00 | @barringer_a

Olympic champ takes first steps in recovery

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World champs aim for local glory

World champs aim for local glory2018-04-24 16:20:00 | @grtorres

Evandro and Andre are set to compete in the Brazilian Super Praia this weekend

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Another gold for Sarah & Melissa

Another gold for Sarah & Melissa2018-04-22 16:16:00 | @grtorres

The Commonwealth Games champions prevailed in the World Tour four-star event in Xiamen

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With the nation on their backs

With the nation on their backs2018-04-22 04:55:00 | @grtorres

When they compete in the Gstaad Major in July, Beeler and Krattiger will be carrying the medal hopes of Swiss fans

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Swiss army getting ready for Gstaad

Swiss army getting ready for Gstaad2018-04-20 09:00:00 | @grtorres

With two teams in the world rankings top-ten, the country will compete for home medals in July

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts2018-04-20 09:00:00 | @grtorres

Beach Shorts: The week in the sands of the world

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Change of plans

Change of plans2018-04-18 10:00:00 | @grtorres

Playing together initially on a temporary basis, Stoyanovskiy and Velichko might become regular partners soon

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Commonwealth Games Success!

Commonwealth Games Success!2018-04-18 09:27:00 | Sarah Pavan

Melissa and I are so excited about our Gold Coast victory

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Be a Skylounge VIP

Be a Skylounge VIP2018-04-17 10:16:00 | Beach Major Series

Save yourself the best spot in the stadium

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Keeping up with the Salgados

Keeping up with the Salgados2018-04-17 10:00:00 | @grtorres

For these Brazilians, beach volleyball is definitely a family business

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Where in the world is Chen Xue?

Where in the world is Chen Xue?2018-04-17 10:00:00 | @grtorres

The Chinese has been absent from the courts since last year’s World Championships – but don’t worry, she’s just fine!

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Laura's beach baby

Laura's beach baby2018-04-16 11:00:00 | @barringer_a

2016 Olympic champion Laura Ludwig explains how her need for more success in beach volleyball delayed her decision to start a family…

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Duda 2.0

Duda 2.02018-04-14 12:00:00 | @grtorres

The Brazilian rising star has left her family home to pursue her beach volleyball dream…but she’s doing all right

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From Vienna with love

From Vienna with love2018-04-13 03:46:00 | @barringer_a

Home is where the heart is for World Championship silver medalists Clemens Doppler and Alex Horst

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You ain’t seen nothing yet

You ain’t seen nothing yet2018-04-12 14:39:00 | @barringer_a

World number ones Sarah Pavan and Melissa Humana-Paredes say there’s more to come from them after the pair won Commonwealth gold in Gold Coast

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Aussie grit paves the way for gold

Aussie grit paves the way for gold2018-04-12 11:11:00 | @barringer_a

Party time for Australia as home favorites fight back in Commonwealth epic

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Brothers reunited by the beach

Brothers reunited by the beach2018-04-12 09:30:00 | @barringer_a

New Zealand brothers Ben and Sam O’Dea explain their sibling story

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts2018-04-11 16:05:00 | @grtorres

Beach Shorts: The week in the sands of the world

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Another Canada-Australia final is set!

Another Canada-Australia final is set!2018-04-11 14:24:00 | @barringer_a

Just like the men’s tournament, it’ll be a Australia versus Canada battle for gold

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We are family

We are family2018-04-11 11:00:00 | @barringer_a

Life on the road for beach volleyball players can be tough for family life - we spoke to some of our top players about the struggles of leaving loved ones behind

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Top seeds set for final showdown

Top seeds set for final showdown2018-04-11 10:50:00 | @barringer_a

Beach volleyball heavyweights to battle for Commonwealth gold

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Major stars remain on course to meet

Major stars remain on course to meet2018-04-10 11:18:00 | @barringer_a

Australian and Canadian women storm in the semifinals Down Under

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It’s the Ashes of beach volleyball!

It’s the Ashes of beach volleyball!2018-04-10 10:48:00 | @barringer_a

Australians set for semifinal showdown with England

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Sarah Pavan's Comm Games blog: Part 2

Sarah Pavan's Comm Games blog: Part 22018-04-09 23:42:00 | Sarah Pavan

The Canadian world number one writes exclusively for beachmajorseries.com while chasing gold at the Gold Coast

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Champions crowned in Brazil and Switzerland

Champions crowned in Brazil and Switzerland2018-04-09 18:30:00 | @grtorres

While the National Tour is coming to its end in Brazil, it’s just getting started in Switzerland

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It’s all or nothing now Down Under!

It’s all or nothing now Down Under!2018-04-09 14:43:00 | @barringer_a

The pool play is over – now let the elimination round commence!

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Beach mums know best

Beach mums know best2018-04-09 09:18:00 | @barringer_a

Vanuatu’s Miller Pata has had her second child. And Tommy’s joined her at the Commonwealth Games!

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A Major helping hand

A Major helping hand2018-04-09 05:50:00 | @barringer_a

Commonwealth elite thankful to Beach Major Series for Gold Coast Games preparation

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Kiwi comeback kings

Kiwi comeback kings2018-04-08 14:05:00 | @barringer_a

O’Dea brothers reach the quarterfinals the hard way

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Love thy neighbor

Love thy neighbor2018-04-08 10:33:00 | @barringer_a

We lift the lid on the unique friendship of rival teams in beach volleyball at the Commonwealth Games and beyond

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Kiwis relishing role as favorites

Kiwis relishing role as favorites2018-04-08 10:23:00 | @barringer_a

New Zealand’s Shaunna Polley and Kelsie Wills are no underdogs in Coolangatta.

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Aussies out to conquer the world

Aussies out to conquer the world2018-04-08 06:19:00 | @barringer_a

Despite two big wins at the Comm Games, Damien Schumann and Chris McHugh know there’s more to come

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Meet the moose

Meet the moose2018-04-07 14:39:00 | @barringer_a

His name is Sam Pedlow

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Volleyroos in cruise control

Volleyroos in cruise control2018-04-07 09:56:00 | @barringer_a

Home favorites crush Grenada

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Vanuatu are back!

Vanuatu are back!2018-04-07 05:26:00 | @barringer_a

Pata/Matauatu return like they’d never been away

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Favorites in charge Down Under

Favorites in charge Down Under2018-04-06 13:22:00 | @barringer_a

Top teams dominate the first evening session at the Commonwealth Games

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Major Series regulars call on experience

Major Series regulars call on experience2018-04-06 10:27:00 | @barringer_a

Big game know-who pays off in Coolantanga

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Scotland serve it up Down Under

Scotland serve it up Down Under 2018-04-06 06:05:00 | @barringer_a

World Tour prep key for Scots

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Share the Dream

Share the Dream2018-04-06 01:11:00 | @barringer_a

Beach volleyball makes its Commonwealth Games debut on Friday and the stars of the Beach Volleyball Major Series know it’s an important time to capture the imagination of millions around the world

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Giving up the day job

Giving up the day job2018-04-05 06:00:00 | @barringer_a

English girls on their quest to put beach volleyball on the map back home

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Exclusive: Sarah Pavan's Gold Coast blog

Exclusive: Sarah Pavan's Gold Coast blog2018-04-05 03:11:00 | Sarah Pavan

Canadian blocker Sarah Pavan writes exclusively for the Beach Major Series during the historic Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts2018-04-05 02:33:00 | @grtorres

Beach Shorts: The week in the sands of the world

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It’s crunch time in the Brazilian Tour

It’s crunch time in the Brazilian Tour2018-04-04 23:42:00 | @grtorres

Carol/Maria Antonelli and Agatha/Duda set to compete for the title in the last tournament of the season

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Let the Games begin!

Let the Games begin!2018-04-04 15:31:00 | @grtorres

The Opening Ceremony kicked off the first edition of the Commonwealth Games in which beach volleyball will participate

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The American puzzle pieced together!

The American puzzle pieced together!2018-04-03 15:33:00 | @grtorres

The formations of the US women’s teams look a lot different after the Fort Lauderdale Major – but don’t worry, we got you covered

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Happy Easter from the beach!

Happy Easter from the beach!2018-04-01 09:00:00 | Beach Major Series

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Getting ready for the Games

Getting ready for the Games2018-03-30 07:10:00 | @grtorres

With the Commonwealth Games set to start in nine days, beach volleyball athletes are enjoying their times in Australia

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Commonwealth Games 2018 - Women's player profiles

Commonwealth Games 2018 - Women's player profiles2018-03-29 16:05:00 | @barringer_a

Which women's teams are heading to Australia? Find out here!

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts2018-03-29 15:57:00 | @grtorres

Beach Shorts: The week in the sands of the world

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Commonwealth Games 2018 - Men's player profiles

Commonwealth Games 2018 - Men's player profiles2018-03-29 14:46:00 | @barringer_a

Your team-by-team guide to the men heading to Gold Coast

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American heroes' biggest sacrifice

American heroes' biggest sacrifice2018-03-29 14:40:00 | @barringer_a

Winning on home sand at the Fort Lauderdale Major meant a lot for Nick Lucena and Phil Dalhausser – but for more reasons than you think

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Commonwealth Games: Schedule & Results

Commonwealth Games: Schedule & Results2018-03-29 14:40:00 | @barringer_a

Full rundown of matches and results from the Commonwealth Games

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The tip of the iceberg

The tip of the iceberg2018-03-29 13:05:00 | @grtorres

Marco and Esteban Grimalt have already transformed beach volleyball in Chile…but they want more

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Your beach guide to the Commonwealth Games

Your beach guide to the Commonwealth Games2018-03-29 12:44:00 | @barringer_a

Our guide to the historic first appearance of beach volleyball at the Commonwealth Games

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Alison and Bruno grab gold in Brazil

Alison and Bruno grab gold in Brazil2018-03-28 08:00:00 | @grtorres

The Olympic champions won their third medal in three events of the Brazilian Tour in 2018

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Meet the beach's youngest coach...

Meet the beach's youngest coach...2018-03-27 16:20:00 | @grtorres

Brazilian Iago Hercowitz is the youngest professional to coach on the World Tour in 2018. We talk to the 24-year-old...

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Fighting for their place in the sun

Fighting for their place in the sun2018-03-27 14:00:00 | @grtorres

The journey of Serbian players in beach volleyball has not been easy, but they are just getting started

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts2018-03-21 23:56:00 | @grtorres

Beach Shorts: The week in the sands of the world

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Home party in Aalsmeer

Home party in Aalsmeer2018-03-18 20:47:00 | @grtorres

Brouwer and Meeuwsen prevail in the World Tour one-star event and top an all-Dutch podium

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts2018-03-15 15:20:00 | @grtorres

Beach Shorts: The week in the sands of the world

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#FTLMajor champs play for home glory

#FTLMajor champs play for home glory2018-03-14 14:01:00 | @grtorres

After triumphing in Florida, Barbara and Fernanda look forward to their first home victory in the Brazilian Tour

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Summer tops the charts again

Summer tops the charts again2018-03-13 11:39:00 | @barringer_a

Fort Lauderdale Major bronze medalist performance highlighted by KINEXON

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Summer and Hughes to team up

Summer and Hughes to team up2018-03-12 19:49:00 | @grtorres

The Americans are expected to start their new partnership in the four-star event in Xiamen, in April

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Here to stay!

Here to stay!2018-03-12 15:48:00 | @grtorres

After joining forces for the Fort Lauderdale Major and claiming silver, Taiana and Carol Horta will stick together for the rest of the season

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Dutch delight in the desert

Dutch delight in the desert2018-03-10 16:04:00 | @barringer_a

Brouwer/Meeuwsen the comeback kings of Doha

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts2018-03-08 15:55:00 | @grtorres

Beach Shorts: The week in the sands of the world

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Up and Away!

Up and Away!2018-03-08 10:40:00 | @grtorres

Barbara and Fernanda aim to keep progressing after their #FTLMajor victory

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#FTLMajor medalists to compete in Qatar

#FTLMajor medalists to compete in Qatar2018-03-05 20:17:00 | @grtorres

Dalhausser/Lucena, Lupo/Nicolai and Samoilovs/Smedins will try to keep the good momentum in Doha

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Third time’s a charm

Third time’s a charm2018-03-05 01:01:00 | @barringer_a

Duo Doha bound hours after ending wait for #FTLMajor gold

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Summer Ross tops #FTLMajor stats

Summer Ross tops #FTLMajor stats2018-03-05 00:26:00 | @grtorres

The American was the best scorer, best attacker and best blocker in Florida

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Thank you Fort Lauderdale!

Thank you Fort Lauderdale!2018-03-04 22:44:00 | @grtorres

Fort Lauderdale, you rock!

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Italians settle for silver

Italians settle for silver2018-03-04 21:06:00 | @grtorres

Lupo and Nicolai had a solid week in the #FTLMajor, but couldn’t handle Nick and Phil

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 Lucena/Dalhausser win #FTLMajor

Lucena/Dalhausser win #FTLMajor2018-03-04 18:36:00 | @barringer_a

A dream come true for Americans

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Latvians back to the podium in #FTLMajor

Latvians back to the podium in #FTLMajor2018-03-04 18:28:00 | @grtorres

Samoilovs and Smedins prevail in the bronze medal match in Florida to start the season strong

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The final step

The final step2018-03-04 03:46:00 | @grtorres

Dalhausser and Lucena are one win away of the gold medal in the #FTLMajor

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European wait for US gold one step closer

European wait for US gold one step closer2018-03-04 02:53:00 | @barringer_a

Lupo/Nicolai on the brink of glory on US sand after semi triumph

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'Golden' silver for Taiana & Carol

'Golden' silver for Taiana & Carol2018-03-04 00:01:00 | @grtorres

From country-quota to the silver medal, what a week for the Brazilians in the #FTLMajor!

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Barbara/Fernanda win #FTLMajor

Barbara/Fernanda win #FTLMajor2018-03-03 22:19:00 | @barringer_a

Battle of Brazil goes to Barbara and Fernanda

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Summer/Sweat win bronze for USA!

Summer/Sweat win bronze for USA!2018-03-03 22:06:00 | @barringer_a

Americans win podium place to deny Europe a medal

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Latvians roar in to the semis

Latvians roar in to the semis2018-03-03 20:55:00 | @grtorres

Samoilovs and Smedins took down Polish duo to stay in contention for medals in the #FTLMajor

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Teacher Pedro proud of George

Teacher Pedro proud of George2018-03-03 20:19:00 | @barringer_a

Brazilians come back from the dead to stun America

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An All-Brazilian final…again

An All-Brazilian final…again2018-03-03 19:15:00 | @grtorres

Fernanda and Barbara knockout Ross and Sweat and will face Taiana/Carol Horta for the gold

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One more to go for Taiana and Carol

One more to go for Taiana and Carol2018-03-03 17:39:00 | @grtorres

The Brazilian duo got their eighth win the in the #FTLMajor to advance to the final

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Whatever, weather

Whatever, weather2018-03-03 17:30:00 | @barringer_a

Beach elite thawing out in Fort Lauderdale

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Get ready for Super Saturday!

Get ready for Super Saturday!2018-03-03 04:45:00 | @grtorres

The women's champions will be crowned on Saturday - one of 10 huge games taking place at the #FTLMajor

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American dream lives on

American dream lives on2018-03-03 04:11:00 | @barringer_a

Summer/Ross stun Canada to reach the semifinals

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Qualifiers to meet in #FTLMajor semifinal

Qualifiers to meet in #FTLMajor semifinal2018-03-03 01:24:00 | @grtorres

Bieneck/Schneider and Taiana/Carol Horta set to compete for a spot in the gold medal match

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Following the script

Following the script2018-03-02 22:46:00 | @grtorres

Kantor and Losiak play Plavins and Tocs for the third time in 2018 and advance to the quarterfinals

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Lupo/Nicolai triumph in Italian derby

Lupo/Nicolai triumph in Italian derby2018-03-02 22:32:00 | @barringer_a

Olympic silver medalists on a roll in Florida

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Playing for a different ending

Playing for a different ending2018-03-02 22:10:00 | @grtorres

Barbara and Fernanda advance to the quarter-finals, but expect to get further than in 2017

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Qualifiers storm into last eight

Qualifiers storm into last eight2018-03-02 20:21:00 | @grtorres

Taiana and Carol Horta will face Borger/Kozuch for a spot in the semifinals

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Keeping cool at #FTLMajor

Keeping cool at #FTLMajor2018-03-02 19:34:00 | @barringer_a

Stay hydrated and safe in the sun is the message from the medical experts

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Big win for small Brazilians

Big win for small Brazilians2018-03-02 18:56:00 | @grtorres

Guto and Vitor came from behind to knockout Russians Liamin and Krasilnikov

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Mamma mia! World champs out!

Mamma mia! World champs out!2018-03-02 16:59:00 | @barringer_a

Italian wildcards stun Evandro/Andre to advance to last 16

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Nick & Phil keep their cool

Nick & Phil keep their cool2018-03-02 03:20:00 | @barringer_a

American favorites ease into last 16 after another night match victory

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Five to follow on Friday

Five to follow on Friday2018-03-02 03:17:00 | @grtorres

All it's all happening on day four of the Fort Lauderdale Major...

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US and Brazil grab last Round of 16 spots

US and Brazil grab last Round of 16 spots2018-03-02 02:19:00 | @grtorres

Sweat/Ross and Agatha/Duda get the final berths after an intense night section

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European duo win Coach of the Year prize

European duo win Coach of the Year prize2018-03-02 01:21:00 | @barringer_a

Coaches honored by their counterparts for 2017 success

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Experience wins the day for USA

Experience wins the day for USA2018-03-02 00:56:00 | @barringer_a

Old heads on top as Americans fightback on Center Court

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Young Russians knockout Czechs

Young Russians knockout Czechs2018-03-01 22:45:00 | @grtorres

Kholomina and Makroguzova have advanced to the Round of 16 with an impressive win

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Gibb & Crabb take world champs down

Gibb & Crabb take world champs down2018-03-01 21:30:00 | @grtorres

It was another victory for the Americans in the Red Bull Beach Arena

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Olympic champs on a roll

Olympic champs on a roll2018-03-01 20:19:00 | @grtorres

Alison and Bruno get their second #FTLMajor win over Dutch Brouwer and Meeuwsen

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Brazilian party!

Brazilian party!2018-03-01 17:20:00 | @grtorres

Three teams from the South American team survived after the conclusion of women’s pool play in Fort Lauderdale

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Sharp as usual

Sharp as usual2018-03-01 03:15:00 | @grtorres

Dalhausser and Lucena return to the sands with their regular firepower at the #FTLMajor

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Watch an Olympic re-match on day three!

Watch an Olympic re-match on day three!2018-03-01 03:03:00 | @barringer_a

Here’s three important games you can’t miss at on day Thursday

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Lupo/Nicolai kick-off season in style

Lupo/Nicolai kick-off season in style2018-03-01 02:12:00 | @barringer_a

Hard-working Italians too good for US wildcards

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Three women's games to catch on Thursday!

Three women's games to catch on Thursday!2018-03-01 01:41:00 | @grtorres

As the elimination games start, Thursday morning will be interesting in the #FTLMajor

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Nick & Phil ready for FTL

Nick & Phil ready for FTL2018-03-01 00:17:00 | @barringer_a

American top seeds going for gold on home sand

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US duos storm in last 16!

US duos storm in last 16!2018-03-01 00:11:00 | @grtorres

Fendrick/Branagh and Claes/Hughes among the pool leaders in Fort Lauderdale

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Plavins has found his man!

Plavins has found his man!2018-02-28 23:21:00 | @gtorres

Six years after his Olympic medal, the veteran Latvian is enjoying a great start with Edgars Tocs

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The big Russian plan

The big Russian plan2018-02-28 22:27:00 | @grtorres

After a successful 2017 season, Stoyanovskiy and Yarzutkin start 2018 with different partners – but that’s just temporary

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Gibb and Crabb’s win opens the Red Bull Beach Arena

Gibb and Crabb’s win opens the Red Bull Beach Arena2018-02-28 21:35:00 | @grtorres

The American team prevailed over Belgium’s Koekelkoren and Van Walle in the first match on Center Court

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Meeting on a different surface

Meeting on a different surface2018-02-28 19:13:00 | @grtorres

Germans Borger and Kozuch end USA’s Ross and Klineman’s winning streak

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Germans upset Agatha and Duda

Germans upset Agatha and Duda2018-02-28 18:11:00 | @grtorres

An early defeat to Behrens and Ittlinger on Pool G puts the Brazilians is a tough spot

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Germans out to make history in the US

Germans out to make history in the US2018-02-28 17:12:00 | @barringer_a

Laboureur/Sude going for gold at Fort Lauderdale Major after bronze last year

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A familiar #FTLMajor debut for Melissa

A familiar #FTLMajor debut for Melissa2018-02-28 16:35:00 | @grtorres

The Canadian played against her former partner Taylor Pischke on her first match in Fort Lauderdale

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Five must-see matches at #FTLMajor

Five must-see matches at #FTLMajor2018-02-28 13:00:00 | @grtorres

As the men’s main draw kicks off, here are some matchups you cannot miss

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Women’s matches you can’t miss!

Women’s matches you can’t miss!2018-02-28 13:00:00 | @barringer_a

Day one of pool play – check out these beach battles!

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Canadian Pool Party!

Canadian Pool Party!2018-02-28 02:24:00 | @barringer_a

Three teams from Canada dominate the women’s pool play draw

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Strong men’s pools in #FTLMajor

Strong men’s pools in #FTLMajor2018-02-28 02:11:00 | @grtorres

Competition will reach its climax with 32 teams fighting for spots in the elimination round

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Twice as nice for Norway

Twice as nice for Norway2018-02-28 01:12:00 | @grtorres

Two teams from the country survived the qualifier and will join Sorum/Mol in the main draw

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US double whammy for Austrians

US double whammy for Austrians2018-02-28 00:46:00 | @barringer_a

Martin Ermacora and Moritz Pristauz beat two American teams to make the main draw

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Welcome, Sanne!

Welcome, Sanne!2018-02-28 00:34:00 | @grtorres

The Dutch Olympian advanced to the main draw on her first-ever Beach Major Series appearance

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Major upset for Alvaro & Saymon

Major upset for Alvaro & Saymon2018-02-27 23:52:00 | @grtorres

The reigning champions of the Fort Lauderdale Major were eliminated in the qualifier

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Reigning champs Czech out of #FTLMajor!

Reigning champs Czech out of #FTLMajor!2018-02-27 22:58:00 | @barringer_a

Ondrej Perusic and David Schweiner stun Brazil

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A new partner for Pedro Solberg

A new partner for Pedro Solberg2018-02-27 22:10:00 | @grtorres

The Brazilian debuted his new team with George Wanderley and advanced to the main draw in Fort Lauderdale

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Hochevar and Day ready for the next step

Hochevar and Day ready for the next step2018-02-27 21:35:00 | @grtorres

After achieving success in the National Tour, the Americans now want to shine in the Beach Major Series

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From farm to Fort Lauderdale

From farm to Fort Lauderdale2018-02-27 21:01:00 | @barringer_a

Scottish girls set their sights on Australia

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Canadians survive windy battle at #FTLMajor

Canadians survive windy battle at #FTLMajor2018-02-27 19:38:00 | @grtorres

Broder and Pischke prevail over Japanese Ishii and Murakami to advance to the main draw

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Intracoastal Beach Affair

Intracoastal Beach Affair2018-02-27 11:30:00 | @barringer_a

Casey Patterson and Stafford Slick join Anouk Vergé-Dépré and Joana Heidrich waterside in Fort Lauderdale

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Belgian medal hopes for the #FTLMajor

Belgian medal hopes for the #FTLMajor2018-02-27 11:05:00 | @grtorres

After steady progress since 2015, van Walle and Koekelkoren are confident the podium waits for them

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Sacrificing everything for beach volleyball

Sacrificing everything for beach volleyball2018-02-27 03:56:00 | @barringer_a

Meet the English duo living the dream at the Fort Lauderdale Major

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Heavyweights on #FTLMajor qualifier

Heavyweights on #FTLMajor qualifier2018-02-27 01:12:00 | @grtorres

Reigning champions and Olympians will be among the teams competed for main draw spots on Tuesday

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Quick success for Taiana and Carol Horta

Quick success for Taiana and Carol Horta2018-02-26 23:54:00 | @grtorres

The duo joined forces for the Fort Lauderdale Major and got started by winning the Brazilian country-quota

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The final push for Crabb and Del Sol

The final push for Crabb and Del Sol2018-02-26 22:08:00 | @grtorres

In their second and last tournament together, the Americans prevailed in the #FTLMajor country-quota

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Men’s teams to watch in the #FTLMajor

Men’s teams to watch in the #FTLMajor2018-02-26 20:00:00 | @grtorres

From the local heroes to the early surprise of the season, here are the teams you should keep an eye on this week

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Five women’s teams to watch at #FTLMajor

Five women’s teams to watch at #FTLMajor2018-02-26 18:00:00 | @barringer_a

Check out these women's teams this week!

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Main draw mission for Menegatti

Main draw mission for Menegatti2018-02-25 23:03:00 | @barringer_a

Italian star hopes the good times will return in 2018

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#FTLMajor bound with medals!

#FTLMajor bound with medals!2018-02-24 22:29:00 | @grtorres

Seven teams that will compete in Fort Lauderdale finished the weekend in the podium in Iran and Brazil

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Exclusive: Tri Bourne is back!

Exclusive: Tri Bourne is back!2018-02-24 22:07:00 | @barringer_a

American star tells us he’s got the all clear to make a comeback

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Meet the Norwegian masters of America

Meet the Norwegian masters of America2018-02-24 17:10:00 | @barringer_a

Only one European team has ever won gold on a World Tour tournament in America in FIVB history. We spoke to legendary Norwegians Björn Maaseide and Jan Kvalheim and asked them how they did it

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Back where it all started!

Back where it all started!2018-02-24 09:00:00 | @gtorres

World champions Andre and Evandro return to Fort Lauderdale, where they first played together

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Shake up to this season’s Pool Play!

Shake up to this season’s Pool Play!2018-02-24 08:00:00 | @barringer_a

Introducing a twist to the Beach Majors Series group stages

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Pole position for #FTLMajor

Pole position for #FTLMajor2018-02-23 18:33:00 | @barringer_a

Fort Lauderdale Major favorites Kantor/Losiak on why it’s good to stick together

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts2018-02-23 09:00:00 | @grtorres

Beach Shorts: The week in the sands of the world

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A new start for Varenhorst…again

A new start for Varenhorst…again2018-02-23 08:00:00 | @gtorres

The Dutch blocker enters the 2018 season with his third different partner in three years

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An old new world for Sanne Keizer

An old new world for Sanne Keizer2018-02-22 17:00:00 | @grtorres

The Dutch Olympian, who returned to the sands after a four-year break, is set to debut in the Beach Major Series in Fort Lauderdale

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It’s the full package for Ben Saxton

It’s the full package for Ben Saxton2018-02-22 08:00:00 | @gtorres

The ‘Big Easy’ believes he can get better on and off the court with new partner Grant O’Gorman

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Tournament Essentials: Beach Survival Kit

Tournament Essentials: Beach Survival Kit2018-02-21 20:01:00 | Beach Major Series

What should be in your bag…?

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Friends reunited chase #FTLMajor medal

Friends reunited chase #FTLMajor medal2018-02-21 10:00:00 | @grtorres

14 years after they first played together, Lauren Fendrick and Nicole Branagh will be back on the sand together next week

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Humana-Paredes pumped for #FTLMajor debut!

Humana-Paredes pumped for #FTLMajor debut!2018-02-20 11:09:00 | @Barringer_A

From studying to the Florida sand in a year for Canadian star

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Final stop to the #FTLMajor!

Final stop to the #FTLMajor!2018-02-19 09:55:00 | Beach Major Series

Kish Island hosts the last World Tour tournament before the Fort Lauderdale Major

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts2018-02-16 13:30:00 |

Beach Shorts: The week in the sands of the world

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Swiss duo aiming high for 2018

Swiss duo aiming high for 20182018-02-16 09:10:00 |

After a promising first season, Heidrich and Vergé-Dépré want more

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Can they do it again?

Can they do it again?2018-02-14 15:50:00 |

Alvaro Filho and Saymon return to Fort Lauderdale aiming to repeat their qualification-to-gold medal campaign

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Ageless wonders of the beach

Ageless wonders of the beach2018-02-13 10:00:00 | Beach Major Series

The beach volleyball elite are continuing to roll back the years – and they’re showing no signs of stopping

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Alison & Bruno are back!

Alison & Bruno are back!2018-02-12 11:35:00 |

Alison and Bruno are ready to bounce back….and they want it now!

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Beach Shorts

Beach Shorts2018-02-09 10:19:00 |

Beach Shorts: The week in the sands of the world

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First on the scene!

First on the scene!2018-02-09 09:50:00 |

Czech Republic’s Kolocova and Kvapilova are already in Florida preparing to the #FTLMajor

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Thriller! Casey on #FTLMajor chance

Thriller! Casey on #FTLMajor chance2018-02-08 17:56:00 |

Casey Patterson on a new teammate, family life and Fort Lauderdale

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Exclusive: Meet Superman’s new sidekick

Exclusive: Meet Superman’s new sidekick2018-02-08 11:45:00 |

Know what Chase Budinger’s plans on beach volleyball are – and they are big

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Insider Tips: Places to Eat in Fort Lauderdale

Insider Tips: Places to Eat in Fort Lauderdale2018-02-07 16:46:00 | Beach Major Series

When in Florida, do as the Floridians do

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Meet the women set for #FTLMajor

Meet the women set for #FTLMajor2018-02-06 16:41:00 |

American and Dutch teams receive main draw wildcards

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Wildcards for Casey and Slick!

Wildcards for Casey and Slick!2018-02-06 16:40:00 |

Check out which men are in the hat for Fort Lauderdale

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Home away from home

Home away from home2018-02-05 09:00:00 |

From a remarkable win to a special moment on his personal life, Fort Lauderdale is Alvaro Filho’s place in the world

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Beach Shorts: The week in the sands of the world

Beach Shorts: The week in the sands of the world2018-02-01 17:47:00 |

Find out what happened in the beach volleyball in the last seven days

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Insider Tips: Things to do in Fort Lauderdale

Insider Tips: Things to do in Fort Lauderdale2018-01-31 09:00:00 | Beach Major Series

When in Florida, do as the Floridians do

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Baby break over for Liliana

Baby break over for Liliana 2018-01-30 16:40:00 |

Spanish star returns to the beach in Fort Lauderdale after having her first baby

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Find out who’s in for Fort Lauderdale!

Find out who’s in for Fort Lauderdale!2018-01-29 14:30:00 |

Behold the tentative entry list for the #FTLMajor…

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Swapping a slam dunk for a spike

Swapping a slam dunk for a spike2018-01-29 11:17:00 |

Sean Rosenthal picks a new partner… with a twist

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The Mammoth’s back with a bang!

The Mammoth’s back with a bang!2018-01-29 09:57:00 |

Sidelined at the end of 2017, Alison claimed gold with Bruno in the first tournament after his return

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Ana Gallay needs you!

Ana Gallay needs you!2018-01-26 12:17:00 |

Argentinean is looking for a new partner as she tries to qualify to her third Olympics

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#FTLMajor Essentials: Grandstand Etiquette

#FTLMajor Essentials: Grandstand Etiquette2018-01-26 09:00:00 | Beach Major Series

Because. Manners.

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What does the future hold for Kira?

What does the future hold for Kira?2018-01-25 16:25:00 |

German superstar on the comeback trail

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World Champs ahoy for Hamburg!

World Champs ahoy for Hamburg!2018-01-24 11:30:00 | Beach Majors

German city dives in to host beach elite in 2019

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Brazilian tour invaded!

Brazilian tour invaded!2018-01-24 10:30:00 | Beach Major Series

Ten international players will compete in the country’s National Tour stop in Fortaleza this week

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Exclusive: Baby boy on the way for Talita

Exclusive: Baby boy on the way for Talita2018-01-23 20:00:00 |

While Talita expects her first baby, Larissa takes some time off and considers retirement

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#FTLMajor 2018 prep is on!

#FTLMajor 2018 prep is on!2018-01-23 17:58:00 |

Beach volleyball teams are traveling around the world in training camps getting ready for Fort Lauderdale!

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Pools announced for historic Games

Pools announced for historic Games2018-01-23 11:43:00 |

Beach volleyball history will be made Down Under in April

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Semenov is back at the beach!

Semenov is back at the beach!2018-01-22 18:35:00 | Beach Major Series

After one season competing indoor, the Russian giant returned to the sand with ambitious plans

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Kerri happy to play the waiting game

Kerri happy to play the waiting game2018-01-19 14:16:00 |

Patience is key this time for three-time Olympic champ

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Alix’s A-Team ambition

Alix’s A-Team ambition 2018-01-18 16:00:00 |

After a dream debut, Alix Klineman looks forward to the Fort Lauderdale Major with teammate April Ross

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Shock early season split!

Shock early season split!2018-01-17 16:08:00 |

Trevor Crabb and Sean Rosenthal last one tournament in 2018 before calling it quits

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Czech out these Euro winners!

Czech out these Euro winners!2018-01-15 09:26:00 |

Kolocova and Kvapilová and Brouwer and Meeuwsen win gold in Pelhrimov

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Sarah Pavan exclusive: I’m all about the beach

Sarah Pavan exclusive: I’m all about the beach2018-01-13 19:00:00 |

Indoor no more reveals Canadian star ahead of 2018 kick-off

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Silverboys set for Euro return

Silverboys set for Euro return2018-01-11 15:00:00 |

World Champs runners-up Doppler/Horst start their 2018 season

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Don’t call it a comeback!

Don’t call it a comeback!2018-01-11 09:46:00 |

Vanuatu star Miller Pata’s back on the beach…

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Reid Priddy: Hacking beach volleyball

Reid Priddy: Hacking beach volleyball2018-01-10 14:21:00 |

Legendary American Reid Priddy, one of indoor volleyball’s most famous faces, now wants to make his name in beach volleyball. He explains to us how he’s planning on doing it…

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Say hi to Alix Klineman

Say hi to Alix Klineman2018-01-09 14:34:00 |

We introduce the newest (and currently undefeated) member of the beach volleyball community

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Debut delight in Den Haag

Debut delight in Den Haag2018-01-08 10:53:00 |

Two new teams storm to success in season opener

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Larissa/Talita what a wonderful phrase…

Larissa/Talita what a wonderful phrase…2017-12-30 10:00:00 | Beach Major Series

Brazilian legends end 2017 top of the World Rankings

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Evandro/Andre end 2017 on top

Evandro/Andre end 2017 on top2017-12-29 10:00:00 | Beach Major Series

Which teams ended the year among the best in the business?

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Exclusive: Mr Skyball is smiling again

Exclusive: Mr Skyball is smiling again2017-12-28 16:00:00 | Beach Major Series

It's all change for Adrian Carambula...

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Baby break for Ludwig in 2018

Baby break for Ludwig in 20182017-12-27 13:41:00 | Beach Major Series

Bundle of joy on the way for Olympic champ next year

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All I want for Christmas is…

All I want for Christmas is…2017-12-20 16:02:00 | Beach Major Series

Medals not money; and family over this work say our beach stars

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Hamburg treat for beach volleyball elite!

Hamburg treat for beach volleyball elite!2017-12-19 11:29:00 | Beach Major Series

The FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour Finals will again rock Hamburg’s Rothenbaum stadium

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What a team!

What a team!2017-12-18 11:25:00 | Beach Major Series

Laura and Kira crowned Germany’s Team of the Year

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Meet the Austrian teams set for 2018

Meet the Austrian teams set for 20182017-12-18 10:04:00 | Beach Major Series

Our guide to who is partnering who in Austria next season…

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What’s waiting for you in Gstaad

What’s waiting for you in Gstaad2017-12-18 08:35:00 | Beach Major Series

What’s waiting for you in Gstaad

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Andre eyeing more gold in 2018

Andre eyeing more gold in 20182017-12-15 11:48:00 | Beach Major Series

Youngest World Champ going for more glory

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Sax on the Beach: Success in Sydney

Sax on the Beach: Success in Sydney2017-12-05 09:00:00 |

Ben Saxon is back. With a new partner and with a gold medal under his belt, he writes exclusively for the Beach Major Series

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April Ross has a new partner!

April Ross has a new partner!2017-11-30 17:23:00 |

After a tumultuous 2017 season, the two-time Olympic medalist is joining forces with Alix Klineman

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Spirit of the Beach: Hughes/Claes

Spirit of the Beach: Hughes/Claes2017-11-30 10:00:00 |

Friendship goals

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Spirit of the beach: Pedro Solberg

Spirit of the beach: Pedro Solberg2017-11-29 10:00:00 |

Pedro - A man of his choices

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Spirit of the beach: Kantor/Losiak

Spirit of the beach: Kantor/Losiak2017-11-28 10:00:00 |

Just good friends

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Spirit of the Beach: The BeachVolley Vikings

Spirit of the Beach: The BeachVolley Vikings2017-11-27 10:00:00 |

We are family

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The wait for gold is over for Ben Saxton

The wait for gold is over for Ben Saxton2017-11-27 07:10:00 |

Canadian grabs gold with new partner O’Gorman Down Under

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Spirit of the Beach: Alison/Bruno

Spirit of the Beach: Alison/Bruno2017-11-26 10:00:00 |

When friendship wins tournaments

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Spirit of the Beach: Agatha/Duda

Spirit of the Beach: Agatha/Duda2017-11-25 10:00:00 |

Master and the apprentice

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Spirit of the Beach: Kerri & Misty

Spirit of the Beach: Kerri & Misty2017-11-24 10:00:00 |

Love at first spike

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German teams are just gr-eight!

German teams are just gr-eight!2017-11-22 10:17:00 |

Borger/Kozuch are among the teams in the German federation next season

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The 2018 beach season in full!

The 2018 beach season in full!2017-11-21 10:01:00 |

Your complete run-down of all the beach volleyball tournaments in 2018

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2018 Beach Volleyball Major Series calendar revealed!

2018 Beach Volleyball Major Series calendar revealed!2017-11-21 10:00:00 |

Where and when the beach elite will be hitting the sand next year confirmed!

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Beach volleyball’s back in Vienna!

Beach volleyball’s back in Vienna!2017-11-21 10:00:00 |

Danube Island set for another sandsational beach takeover

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700 up for Taiana!

700 up for Taiana!2017-11-20 22:05:00 |

Brazilian Taiana Lima celebrates career milestone

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World champs end their season with another gold

World champs end their season with another gold2017-11-20 09:36:00 |

Evandro and Andre came out on top of the Brazilian Tour stop in Itapema

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Spirit of the beach: Ludwig/Walkenhorst

Spirit of the beach: Ludwig/Walkenhorst2017-11-19 10:00:00 |

True faith

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Spirit of the Beach: Doppler/Horst

Spirit of the Beach: Doppler/Horst2017-11-18 09:30:00 |

Two's company

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How to be a great teammate

How to be a great teammate2017-11-17 09:00:00 |

Step 1: Don’t act out violently

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How’s this for a new partnership?!

How’s this for a new partnership?!2017-11-16 09:00:00 |

Bruno to team with Ricardo… but for one weekend only!

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Spirit of the Beach: Larissa/Talita

Spirit of the Beach: Larissa/Talita 2017-11-15 09:30:00 |

From rivals to partners

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Spirit of the Beach: Just the two of us

Spirit of the Beach: Just the two of us2017-11-14 09:30:00 |

Ever wondered what exactly makes a good beach volleyball partnership?

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Brazilians march to gold in Military World Champs

Brazilians march to gold in Military World Champs2017-11-13 11:28:00 | Beach Major Series

Alvaro/Saymon and Agatha/Duda win gold as host country collect five out of six medals at Military World Championships in Rio

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Sayonara Saxton/Schalk!

Sayonara Saxton/Schalk!2017-11-10 18:10:00 | Beach Major Series

Big changes for two of the Swatch Major Series’ most popular players

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Are you a beach volleyball know-it-all?

Are you a beach volleyball know-it-all?2017-11-10 11:28:00 | Beach Major Series

Test your beach volleyball trivia

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World champs look for another crown in Rio

World champs look for another crown in Rio2017-11-08 10:05:00 | Beach Major Series

Evandro/Andre the big draw in the second edition of the Military World Championships this week

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Which beach volleyball move are you?

Which beach volleyball move are you?2017-11-03 09:00:00 | Beach Major Series

Answer these ‘would you rather’ Qs to find out

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Dutch women and Italian men top the podium at FIVB World Tour event

Dutch women and Italian men top the podium at FIVB World Tour event2017-10-30 14:23:00 | Beach Major Series

The Aalsmeer indoor beach volleyball event ended with a few surprises…

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Whether the weather on the FIVB World Tour

Whether the weather on the FIVB World Tour2017-10-27 17:58:00 | Beach Major Series

Indoor beach volleyball tourney showcases plenty of spectacular surprises

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Schwaiger waves goodbye to the beach

Schwaiger waves goodbye to the beach2017-10-23 12:19:00 | Beach Major Series

Austrian legend calls time on career

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Pros behaving like ordinary people

Pros behaving like ordinary people2017-10-20 09:43:00 | Beach Major Series

Is this even beach volleyball related?

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Casey finds a Slick new partner!

Casey finds a Slick new partner!2017-10-19 09:34:00 | Beach Major Series

Meet the new American teams ready for the 2018 season

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Kings and Queens of Qinzhou

Kings and Queens of Qinzhou2017-10-16 10:06:00 | Beach Major Series

It’s gold for Russia and Australia in China

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Five pics of pros mastering ‘crying’

Five pics of pros mastering ‘crying’ 2017-10-13 14:47:00 | Beach Major Series

Or wiping away sweat…

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Austrian girls reunited in China

Austrian girls reunited in China2017-10-11 16:25:00 | Beach Major Series

Quartet going for glory in Qinzhou

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Beach volleyball is back!

Beach volleyball is back!2017-10-11 12:29:00 | Beach Major Series

Let's get back on the beach!

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Double break-up stateside!

Double break-up stateside!2017-10-10 15:19:00 | Beach Major Series

Ryan Doherty reveals two team changes in the USA on social media

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8 photos of beach stars pointing

8 photos of beach stars pointing2017-10-06 09:42:00 | Beach Major Series

Index fingers only please

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New rule on the block!

New rule on the block!2017-10-05 12:11:00 | Beach Major Series

Testing, testing! 1,2,3…4!

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Alvaro is the people’s champ

Alvaro is the people’s champ2017-10-04 14:25:00 | Beach Major Series

After a first year with rising star Saymon, Alvaro Filho ended the season as the Sportsman of the Year

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How to win like a pro

How to win like a pro2017-10-01 10:00:00 | Beach Major Series

It’s not just about hugging the first person you see

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Meet the men on a mission next season

Meet the men on a mission next season2017-09-29 10:30:00 | Beach Major Series

You will have heard their names but what are their chances on the Swatch Major Series in 2018?

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Women’s teams to watch in 2018

Women’s teams to watch in 20182017-09-27 10:30:00 | Beach Major Series

We profile three women’s teams to keep an eye on next season

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Debut season success for Anouk & Jo

Debut season success for Anouk & Jo2017-09-25 10:00:00 | Beach Major Series

The sky’s the limit for Swiss sensations Anouk Vergé-Dépré and Joana Heidrich after a positive first season on the sand together

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Meet the ever-improving Sam Pedlow

Meet the ever-improving Sam Pedlow2017-09-20 10:00:00 | Beach Major Series

Canada’s Sam Pedlow was named the FIVB’s Most Improved Player in 2017 – so we asked him what it meant after a consistent season on the sand

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Flier/Van Iersel split

Flier/Van Iersel split2017-09-18 12:35:00 | Beach Major Series

Time to say goodbye.

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The Beach Volleyball Viking on the rise

The Beach Volleyball Viking on the rise2017-09-18 10:00:00 | Beach Major Series

Anders Mol has been named the FIVB Rookie of the Year for 2017. We sat down and talked to the young Norwegian about family, beating his heroes and the future

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Golden award for Austria’s silver boys!

Golden award for Austria’s silver boys!2017-09-14 14:58:00 | Beach Major Series

Vienna’s silver medalists honored by their home city

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Olympics brings the beach to Paris & LA!

Olympics brings the beach to Paris & LA!2017-09-14 01:30:00 | Beach Major Series

From the City of Lights to the City of Angels

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Thank you, thank you very much

Thank you, thank you very much 2017-09-13 09:16:00 | Beach Major Series

We are saying it in an Elvis voice

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Things can only better for the World Champs

Things can only better for the World Champs2017-09-12 15:21:00 | Beach Major Series

Evandro and Andre says there’s room for improvement despite being named number one

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Stats the way we like it

Stats the way we like it2017-09-08 11:49:00 | Beach Major Series

We take a closer look at the five tournaments that rocked the 2017 season!

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End-of-season hat-trick for Thin Beast

End-of-season hat-trick for Thin Beast2017-09-06 12:37:00 | Beach Major Series

American star picks up treble in FIVB awards

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Laura is simply the best!

Laura is simply the best!2017-09-06 11:53:00 | Beach Major Series

German golden girl wins top FIVB awards

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Best #HamburgFinals moments: Number 1

Best #HamburgFinals moments: Number 12017-09-03 14:00:00 | Beach Major Series

We’ve reached our top moment…and guesses?!

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Best #HamburgFinals moments: Number 2

Best #HamburgFinals moments: Number 22017-09-02 17:00:00 | Beach Major Series

We count down our favorite memories from the finals…

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Best #HamburgFinals moments: Number 3

Best #HamburgFinals moments: Number 32017-09-01 18:00:00 | Beach Major Series

We count down our favorite memories from the finals…

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Sax on the Beach: That’s all he wrote

Sax on the Beach: That’s all he wrote2017-09-01 10:00:00 | Ben Saxton

Read Ben Saxton's final blog of the season in the wake of Hamburg Finals

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Best #HamburgFinals moments: Number 4

Best #HamburgFinals moments: Number 42017-08-31 14:00:00 | Beach Major Series

We count down our favorite memories from the finals…

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Poreč champs Pedro/Guto split

Poreč champs Pedro/Guto split2017-08-31 11:12:00 | Beach Major Series

Two months after winning in Croatia the Brazilian team go their separate ways

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Best #HamburgFinals moments: Number 5

Best #HamburgFinals moments: Number 52017-08-30 14:24:00 | Beach Major Series

We count down our favorite memories from the finals…

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What a way to end the season!

What a way to end the season!2017-08-28 12:39:00 | Beach Major Series

A thousand thank yous Hamburg!

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Beating the World Champs is awesome!

Beating the World Champs is awesome!2017-08-27 17:50:00 | Beach Major Series

Nick and Phil savour Hamburg triumph

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Americans reign the Rothenbaum!

Americans reign the Rothenbaum!2017-08-27 15:14:00 | Beach Major Series

Phil Dalhausser and Nick Lucena win World Tour Finals gold!

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World Champs have to settle for silver

World Champs have to settle for silver2017-08-27 15:02:00 | Beach Major Series

It’s second place for Vienna heroes Evandro/Andre

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Bronze softens World Champs result

Bronze softens World Champs result2017-08-27 14:58:00 | Beach Major Series

Olympic silver medalists win bronze in Hamburg

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It’s another final for Evandro/Andre!

It’s another final for Evandro/Andre!2017-08-27 12:23:00 | Beach Major Series

Brazilian World Champs are into another final

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Beast blocks his way to the final

Beast blocks his way to the final2017-08-27 11:14:00 | Beach Major Series

Americans complete another comeback

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Crazy season ends with another gold

Crazy season ends with another gold2017-08-26 16:47:00 | Beach Major Series

World and World Tour Finals champs complete amazing turnaround

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Poles happy to finally keep the hosts quiet

Poles happy to finally keep the hosts quiet2017-08-26 15:05:00 | Beach Major Series

Kantor/Losiak are in the final four!

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Golden girls keep gold in Hamburg!

Golden girls keep gold in Hamburg!2017-08-26 15:04:00 | Beach Major Series

Laura and Kira triumphant again

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World Championship final repeat for Brazil

World Championship final repeat for Brazil2017-08-26 15:04:00 | Beach Major Series

Austrians miss the chance to gain revenge for Vienna

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It’s bronze for Larissa/Talita!

It’s bronze for Larissa/Talita!2017-08-26 13:52:00 | Beach Major Series

Another medal for Brazilian legends

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‘Lucky’ Americans seal semi spot

‘Lucky’ Americans seal semi spot2017-08-26 12:57:00 | Beach Major Series

Nick and Phil comeback from nowhere to stun Saxton/Schalk

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Vienna frustration motivation for Paolo

Vienna frustration motivation for Paolo2017-08-26 11:21:00 | Beach Major Series

Italians want to end the season on a high

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Agatha/Duda win the battle of Brazil

Agatha/Duda win the battle of Brazil2017-08-25 22:24:00 | Beach Major Series

Brazilians on course for history to reach Hamburg final

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It’s another final for Laura & Kira!

It’s another final for Laura & Kira!2017-08-25 21:34:00 | Beach Major Series

Golden girls too hot for Melissa and Sarah in the semifinal

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Canadians raising expectations

Canadians raising expectations2017-08-25 21:33:00 | Beach Major Series

Sarah and Melissa reflect on semifinal defeat

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No practice, no problem!

No practice, no problem!2017-08-25 19:27:00 | Beach Major Series

Germans book quarterfinal place as Markus waits on the baby!

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Larissa in seventh heaven

Larissa in seventh heaven2017-08-25 18:21:00 | Beach Major Series

Brazilians blitz Germans to reach the semis

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It’s not revenge…but it is!

It’s not revenge…but it is!2017-08-25 17:11:00 | Beach Major Series

Agatha/Duda Czech into World Tour Finals semis

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Canadians aim to silence German crowd

Canadians aim to silence German crowd2017-08-25 16:14:00 | Beach Major Series

In-form Sarah and Melissa aiming for another final

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Kira’s alive and kicking…just!

Kira’s alive and kicking…just!2017-08-25 15:30:00 | Beach Major Series

No injury will stop Kira Walkenhorst in search of gold

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Doppler/Horst eyeing World Champs revenge

Doppler/Horst eyeing World Champs revenge2017-08-25 14:19:00 | Beach Major Series

Saturday see re-match of the World Championship final in Hamburg

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Wildcards finally find their rhythm

Wildcards finally find their rhythm2017-08-25 13:01:00 | Beach Major Series

Saxton/Schalk are back!

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Talita looks to Germans for inspiration

Talita looks to Germans for inspiration2017-08-25 12:04:00 | Beach Major Series

Brazilians overcome bad pool play to earn their first win

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Swiss dreams are made of these

Swiss dreams are made of these2017-08-25 11:07:00 | Beach Major Series

Double joy for Switzerland as they make the last eight

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Euro champs deny Germans glory

Euro champs deny Germans glory2017-08-24 22:27:00 | Beach Major Series

Italians do a job over wildcards to make quarterfinals

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Poles power through to quarterfinals

Poles power through to quarterfinals2017-08-24 21:24:00 | Beach Major Series

Kantor/Losiak overcome home crowd to advance to last eight

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Laura hails backroom staff after latest win

Laura hails backroom staff after latest win2017-08-24 20:22:00 | Beach Major Series

Without our team we wouldn’t be standing here says Ludwig

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What a turnaround for Laboureur/Sude

What a turnaround for Laboureur/Sude2017-08-24 19:24:00 | Beach Major Series

Fab first set paves the way to the quarterfinals for German duo

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Agatha hails ‘beautiful’ start

Agatha hails ‘beautiful’ start2017-08-24 18:15:00 | Beach Major Series

Another win for Brazil makes Agatha happy

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It’s an honor to play here says Barbora

It’s an honor to play here says Barbora2017-08-24 17:36:00 | Beach Major Series

Czechs achieve their goal by appearing in Hamburg

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World Champs back on track

World Champs back on track2017-08-24 15:50:00 | Beach Major Series

Evandro/Andre win books quarterfinal spot

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Nick and Phil can’t wait to chill

Nick and Phil can’t wait to chill2017-08-24 15:11:00 | Beach Major Series

Winning the pool is good for more ways than one for Lucena/Dalhausser

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Summer/Sweat stun Brazil!

Summer/Sweat stun Brazil!2017-08-24 14:16:00 | Beach Major Series

Americans on top on day two

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Czech girls in the groove

Czech girls in the groove2017-08-24 13:10:00 | Beach Major Series

Season of surprise for Kolocova/Kvapilova

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We’re in it to win it says April

We’re in it to win it says April2017-08-24 12:04:00 | Swatch Major Series

Americans on the hunt for another big medal

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Time flies when you’re having fun

Time flies when you’re having fun2017-08-24 11:05:00 | Beach Major Series

Canadians celebrate first win in Hamburg

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Five games you can’t miss on Thursday!

Five games you can’t miss on Thursday! 2017-08-24 10:25:00 | Beach Major Series

Here’s five must watch matches at today’s Hamburg Finals

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Böckermann/Schümann begin with a win!

Böckermann/Schümann begin with a win!2017-08-23 22:52:00 | Beach Major Series

German guys at the double

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It can’t get any better than this!

It can’t get any better than this!2017-08-23 21:31:00 | Beach Major Series

German duo delight with opening victory

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Laura aiming to repay the fans

Laura aiming to repay the fans2017-08-23 20:36:00 | Beach Major Series

Golden girls get off to a flyer

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Anouk & Jo gain Gstaad revenge

Anouk & Jo gain Gstaad revenge2017-08-23 19:10:00 | Beach Major Series

Swiss beat the Germans inside the Rothenbaum

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Russians proud to make Finals debut

Russians proud to make Finals debut2017-08-23 18:20:00 | Beach Major Series

Liamin/Krasilnikov reflect on first win at the Rothenbaum

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Austrians refocus after Vienna silver

Austrians refocus after Vienna silver2017-08-23 17:37:00 | Beach Major Series

Doppler reflects on first World Tour Finals win

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Young guns learning from experience

Young guns learning from experience2017-08-23 16:21:00 | Beach Major Series

Swiss stars belief World Tour Finals will help

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Canadian rivals meet again one year on

Canadian rivals meet again one year on2017-08-23 15:53:00 | Beach Major Series

What a year it’s been for Sarah Pavan and Melissa Humana-Paredes

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Euro champs going for Hamburg gold

Euro champs going for Hamburg gold2017-08-23 14:10:00 | Beach Major Series

Lupo/Nicolai want to replicate European Championship success

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Alvaro lands in the nick of time

Alvaro lands in the nick of time2017-08-23 13:08:00 | Beach Major Series

Brazilian finally flies in…but first game ends in defeat

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Wildcards trump the World Champs!

Wildcards trump the World Champs!2017-08-23 12:18:00 | Beach Major Series

Wildcards shock Vienna heroes Evandro/Andre

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First win goes to Phil and Nick

First win goes to Phil and Nick2017-08-23 11:03:00 | Beach Major Series

Americans targeting another Hamburg medal after World Champs woe

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#HamburgFinals fun facts

#HamburgFinals fun facts2017-08-23 09:59:00 | Beach Major Series

Impress your friends with your beach volleyball knowledge

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Five must see matches on day 1!

Five must see matches on day 1!2017-08-23 07:30:00 | Beach Major Series

Get ready to rock the Rothenbaum…

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Laboureur/Sude looking after number one

Laboureur/Sude looking after number one2017-08-22 15:59:00 | Beach Major Series

German top seeds concentrating on themselves

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Pools set for #HamburgFinals

Pools set for #HamburgFinals2017-08-22 12:30:00 | Beach Major Series

Who’s playing who at the Rothenbaum…

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Sax on the Beach: Season Finale

Sax on the Beach: Season Finale2017-08-22 11:15:00 | Ben Saxton

Canadian wildcard Ben Saxton writes exclusively ahead of the World Tour Finals

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The women ready to rock the Rothenbaum

The women ready to rock the Rothenbaum2017-08-21 16:05:00 | Beach Major Series

Our guide to the 12 teams battling it out for glory in Germany

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Meet the men heading for Hamburg

Meet the men heading for Hamburg2017-08-21 14:58:00 | Beach Major Series

We take a closer look at the 12 men’s teams going for gold at the Rothenbaum

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Hamburg finalists are Euro champs

Hamburg finalists are Euro champs2017-08-21 12:12:00 | Beach Major Series

Lupo/Nicolai warm up for World Tour Finals with European title

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More Than Sports: Hometown meeting

More Than Sports: Hometown meeting 2017-08-17 15:46:00 | Ninja Priesterjahn, Swatch Major Series

Lorenz Schümann talks about teaming up with Markus Böckermann for the Swatch World Tour Finals

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Hamburg finalists hunting Euro glory

Hamburg finalists hunting Euro glory2017-08-17 14:59:00 | Beach Major Series

Europe’s best aiming for top continental prize ahead of World Tour Finals

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The wildcards heading for Hamburg

The wildcards heading for Hamburg2017-08-11 11:27:00 | Beach Major Series

Meet the eight teams ready to fight for the title in the season finale

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Sax on the Beach – World Champs blog

Sax on the Beach – World Champs blog2017-08-11 10:18:00 | Ben Saxton

In his latest blog, Ben reflects on the World Champs...

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Top eight fixed for the finals!

Top eight fixed for the finals!2017-08-08 11:10:00 | Beach Major Series

We’re ready to end the season in style…

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Danke Vienna!

Danke Vienna!2017-08-07 14:23:00 |

The FIVB Beach Volleyball World Championships presented by A1 – DONE!

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Surprised Andre is youngest champ

Surprised Andre is youngest champ2017-08-06 18:47:00 |

Brazilians reflect on golden Vienna adventure

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Silver fairytale for Doppler/Horst

Silver fairytale for Doppler/Horst2017-08-06 18:19:00 |

Red Bull Beach Arena. 10,000 Austrian fans. One silver medal for Clemens Doppler and Alex Horst

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Evandro/Andre clinch world title

Evandro/Andre clinch world title2017-08-06 17:28:00 |

Evandro/Andre clinch world title

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Bronze important for Russia - Liamin

Bronze important for Russia - Liamin2017-08-06 17:23:00 |

They missed out on the gold and silver prizes, but Russia were still smiling on the Danube Island

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Humans of Beach Volleyball - Tom Bläumauer

Humans of Beach Volleyball - Tom Bläumauer2017-08-06 13:05:00 |

Dear Tom, thank you for the music… you will be missed

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The fairytale is almost complete

The fairytale is almost complete2017-08-06 12:57:00 |

Doppler/Horst reach the final – but will there be gold at the end of the rainbow?

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Russians to face Dutch for bronze

Russians to face Dutch for bronze2017-08-06 12:38:00 |

Krasilnikov and Liamin were helpless to stop the Austrian charge

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Brazil singing in the rain

Brazil singing in the rain2017-08-06 11:33:00 |

Evandro/Andre handle the weather well to beat the wildcards

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Varenhorst: Guts needed for bronze

Varenhorst: Guts needed for bronze2017-08-06 10:50:00 |

Dutch wildcards set for bronze battle after Brazil defeat

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Brace yourself Vienna, it’s finals day!

Brace yourself Vienna, it’s finals day!2017-08-06 07:30:00 |

Four teams remain, but only one will leave the Danube Island with the honor of being world champion

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The Austrian dream reaches final day

The Austrian dream reaches final day2017-08-05 20:39:00 |

Clemens Doppler and Alex Horst reach the semi-finals of their home World Championships

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Golden girls can’t believe it

Golden girls can’t believe it2017-08-05 17:38:00 |

Laura and Kira react to Vienna gold

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Ludwig/Walkenhorst are world champions!

Ludwig/Walkenhorst are world champions!2017-08-05 15:53:00 |

German duo complete the set to take the title on the Danube Island

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Fendrick/Ross reflect on silver triumph

Fendrick/Ross reflect on silver triumph2017-08-05 15:50:00 |

Gold may not have fallen their way, but that didn't stop the Americans from smiling on Red Bull Beach Arena

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Talita: Resilience key to Brazil bronze

Talita: Resilience key to Brazil bronze2017-08-05 14:15:00 |

Talita and Larissa take World Championships bronze in a three-set thriller

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"Tiger" spirit takes Dutch to semis2017-08-05 13:38:00 |

Wildcards they may be, but the Dutch stars are World Championship semi-finalists

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Brazilians tough it out to reach semis

Brazilians tough it out to reach semis2017-08-05 12:52:00 |

Andre/Evandro fight back again to book last four place

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Road to the women's final

Road to the women's final2017-08-05 11:51:00 |

Ludwig/Walkenhorst and Fendrick/Ross do battle to be crowned world champions

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Americans going for gold

Americans going for gold2017-08-04 22:01:00 |

Lauren Fendrick and April Ross aiming for top prize

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Canadians gutted at semifinal exit

Canadians gutted at semifinal exit2017-08-04 21:30:00 |

Top form eluded Pavan and Humana-Paredes, though a bronze prize could come their way

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Emotional Doppler celebrates last-eight berth

Emotional Doppler celebrates last-eight berth2017-08-04 18:56:00 |

10,000 fans packed in to Red Bull Beach Arena to celebrate an Austrian success in Vienna

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Kira and Laura reach first world final

Kira and Laura reach first world final2017-08-04 18:48:00 |

Ludwig/Walkenhorst too hot for Larissa/Talita

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Cherif hints at Qatar anxiety

Cherif hints at Qatar anxiety2017-08-04 18:05:00 |

The World Championship specialists missed out on a place in the last eight

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Americans pushed all the way

Americans pushed all the way2017-08-04 17:39:00 |

Nick Lucena and Phil Dalhausser call on all of their experience to get past Aussies

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Flying Dutchmen not slowing down

Flying Dutchmen not slowing down2017-08-04 16:20:00 |

Just months since their partnership started, the Dutch pair are World Championship quarterfinalists

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Canadians stun Germany to reach semis

Canadians stun Germany to reach semis2017-08-04 14:39:00 |

The seventh seeds have been on top form so far in this competition, but they are confident they still have another level to get to

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Big guns storm in to the semis

Big guns storm in to the semis2017-08-04 13:22:00 |

Olympic semifinal rematch set for Saturday

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Alison/Bruno frustrated with World Champs exit

Alison/Bruno frustrated with World Champs exit2017-08-04 12:53:00 |

Reigning Olympic and world champions lost to Saxton/Schalk

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Humans of Beach Volleyball

Humans of Beach Volleyball 2017-08-04 12:41:00 |

Ala Łokuciejewska’s #WorldChampsVienna story

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Saxton/Schalk stun Alison/Bruno

Saxton/Schalk stun Alison/Bruno2017-08-04 12:36:00 |

Canadians dump out reigning Olympic and World champions

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Evandro revels in stirring Brazilian comeback

Evandro revels in stirring Brazilian comeback2017-08-04 12:25:00 |

From 19-14 down to a first-set win, Brazil delivered a comeback they won't forget in a hurry

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What not to miss on day eight

What not to miss on day eight2017-08-04 08:00:00 |

We're at the business end of the competition, so make sure you don't miss this Friday action

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Belgians pull of World Champs shock

Belgians pull of World Champs shock2017-08-03 21:29:00 |

Tom van Walle and Dries Koekelkoren stun injured Dutch

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Doppler/Horst one game from history

Doppler/Horst one game from history2017-08-03 20:08:00 |

The quarterfinals have so far eluded them, but there is no better place to write the wrongs than in Vienna

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Sams storm to success!

Sams storm to success!2017-08-03 19:03:00 |

Pedlow/Schachter make it a four-some day for Canada

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 Tough loss to take for Czechs

Tough loss to take for Czechs2017-08-03 18:33:00 |

They had taken a one-set lead, but Kolocova and Kvapoliva are on their way home from Vienna

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Youngsters earn praise from Olympic champs

Youngsters earn praise from Olympic champs2017-08-03 18:02:00 |

Kelly Claes and Sara Hughes lose – but get acclaim from Laura Ludwig

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Can anyone stop Qatar's Viennese dream?

Can anyone stop Qatar's Viennese dream?2017-08-03 17:50:00 |

They love the World Championships - but just how far can the Qatar team go in Austria?

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Larissa and Talita keep it simple

Larissa and Talita keep it simple2017-08-03 16:25:00 |

Business as usual on Red Bull Beach Arena for top seeds

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Aussies hail best win of career so far

Aussies hail best win of career so far2017-08-03 16:04:00 |

Massive win for McHugh/Schumann!

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Americans back from the brink

Americans back from the brink2017-08-03 14:24:00 |

They did it the hard way, but is this a performance of champions?

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Inside knowledge the key for Canada

Inside knowledge the key for Canada2017-08-03 14:16:00 |

NORCECA rivalry goes Bansley and Wilkerson’s way

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Canada double up and march on

Canada double up and march on2017-08-03 12:59:00 |

Two teams take victories just moments apart in Vienna

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Julia expecting tough quarterfinal

Julia expecting tough quarterfinal2017-08-03 12:53:00 |

Germans looking ahead to last-eight after Finland win

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Top five matches to catch on Thursday

Top five matches to catch on Thursday2017-08-03 08:00:00 |

It’s crunch time as the knockout round continue at the World Championships

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Brazilian reigning champions crash out in Vienna

Brazilian reigning champions crash out in Vienna2017-08-02 19:20:00 |

They’ll be no Agatha or Barbara in the final this year…

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Swiss bliss in Vienna

Swiss bliss in Vienna 2017-08-02 19:01:00 |

A last-16 place awaits for Hüberli and Betschart

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Cubans' sacrifice proves vital

Cubans' sacrifice proves vital2017-08-02 17:54:00 |

Relaxation paves the way for victory for Cuba in Vienna

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Knowing me, knowing you!

Knowing me, knowing you!2017-08-02 17:12:00 |

More national German pride at stake on the Danube Island

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Laura and Kira keep their cool to reach last-16

Laura and Kira keep their cool to reach last-162017-08-02 16:28:00 |

The Germans recovered from a four-point first set deficit to keep their hopes alive

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Czechs reflect on 'gorgeous' win

Czechs reflect on 'gorgeous' win2017-08-02 13:58:00 |

219 tough minutes on court have taken Kolocova and Kvapilova to the last-16

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Austrian teams set for lucky loser battle

Austrian teams set for lucky loser battle2017-08-02 13:25:00 |

It’ll be Austria v Austria for a place in the last 32

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Winter (and Seidl) is coming

Winter (and Seidl) is coming2017-08-02 12:41:00 |

Austrian home favorites reach lucky loser round on Red Bull Beach Arena

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Colorful finish for rainbow nation

Colorful finish for rainbow nation2017-08-02 12:00:00 |

Naidoo and Williams desperate to make sure this World Championships experience won't be their last

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Guatemalans hungry for more action

Guatemalans hungry for more action2017-08-02 11:04:00 |

A new World Championships experience has given them the taste for top action, one they are hopeful can keep developing

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Humans of Beach Volleyball

Humans of Beach Volleyball2017-08-02 10:43:00 |

Suzanne Lowry’s #WorldChampsVienna story

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World Champs pit stop for F1 star

World Champs pit stop for F1 star2017-08-02 10:14:00 |

Romain Grosjean left impressed by Danube Island

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Don’t miss these five on day six!

Don’t miss these five on day six!2017-08-02 08:00:00 |

Mustn’t miss matches on Wednesday on the Danube Island

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Super six maintain perfect record

Super six maintain perfect record2017-08-01 20:37:00 |

The battle for top spot in the men’s pools continued on Tuesday

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Big tests for reigning champs

Big tests for reigning champs2017-08-01 20:29:00 |

Agatha and Barbara face a fight to retain their crowd in women’s elimination

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China progress from lucky losers tie

China progress from lucky losers tie2017-08-01 18:30:00 |

An all-German affair awaits while the top and fourth seeds will face teams who progressed via the lucky losers stage

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M&Ms don’t melt on Center Court

M&Ms don’t melt on Center Court2017-08-01 17:45:00 |

Ermacora/Pristauz remain in the running on home sand

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We’ve loved every minute says Ade

We’ve loved every minute says Ade2017-08-01 17:12:00 |

Indonesian Ade Rachmawan looks back on world champs experience with fondness

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Ukrainians taken by surprise

Ukrainians taken by surprise2017-08-01 15:10:00 |

A stunning victory over America took them through to the last 32 - if only they had known it!

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Top seeds: We can still be better

Top seeds: We can still be better2017-08-01 14:30:00 |

Larissa and Talita have blitzed their way to the knockout stages, but is there more still to come from the tournament favorites?

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We want to be the best in the world!

We want to be the best in the world!2017-08-01 13:19:00 |

Teresa Strauss is aiming for the top

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Dutch party poopers

Dutch party poopers2017-08-01 12:35:00 |

Sophie van Gestel and Dutch partner Madelein Meppelink overcome the defending champion to reach the knockouts

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Gstaad medal inspiration for Chantal

Gstaad medal inspiration for Chantal2017-08-01 11:37:00 |

Laboureur and Sude have been in top form so far to reach the knockout stages

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Cuban girls’ adventure continues!

Cuban girls’ adventure continues!2017-08-01 11:04:00 |

Tournament will go on for Caribbean duo

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Five to watch on day five!

Five to watch on day five!2017-08-01 07:30:00 |

Halfway beckons, but which teams will secure their places in the last 32?

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Brazilians blaze a trail

Brazilians blaze a trail2017-07-31 20:47:00 |

Olympic champs and Poreč heroes end the day on a high

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Czechs turn up the heat

Czechs turn up the heat2017-07-31 19:13:00 |

Krystina Kolocova and Michala Kvapilova are on fire!

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Strong pool Finnish for Czechs

Strong pool Finnish for Czechs2017-07-31 18:36:00 |

Barbora Hermannová and Marketa Sluková are looking to write the wrongs of recent World Championships past

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Shock, shock, horror, horror!

Shock, shock, horror, horror!2017-07-31 18:07:00 |

Italians Menegatti/Perry are out of the World Champs

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German battle doesn’t faze Ludwig

German battle doesn’t faze Ludwig2017-07-31 17:22:00 |

Two teams, one country and a lot of passionate support on the Red Bull Beach Arena

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Humans of Beach Volleyball

Humans of Beach Volleyball2017-07-31 16:26:00 |

Hernan Humana’s #WorldChampsVienna

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Top seeds prevail in 'chess match'

Top seeds prevail in 'chess match'2017-07-31 15:21:00 |

One change of Brazilian tactics spelled checkmate for the home favorites

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T&T boys can’t wait for the big stage

T&T boys can’t wait for the big stage2017-07-31 14:54:00 |

Daneil Williams and Marlon Phillip want to stay smiling at the Danube Island

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Dressler/Kunert close to stunning win

Dressler/Kunert close to stunning win2017-07-31 13:56:00 |

The scoreline may not give them credit, but the host team gave the Brazilians a scare

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Thailand all smiles despite elimination

Thailand all smiles despite elimination2017-07-31 12:13:00 |

Their Viennese odyssey may be over, but that didn’t stop Radarong/Udomchavee from enjoying their time in Austria

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Keep cool at #WorldChampsVienna

Keep cool at #WorldChampsVienna2017-07-31 11:47:00 |

It’s a sizzler out there – stay safe

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Five must see matches on Monday!

Five must see matches on Monday!2017-07-31 07:30:00 |

Do. Not. Miss. These!

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Hosts end the day on a high

Hosts end the day on a high2017-07-30 20:35:00 |

Doppler/Horst ease into the knockout rounds

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Brazilian stars embrace the pressure

Brazilian stars embrace the pressure2017-07-30 20:06:00 |

Larissa and Talita thrive in the heat to secure a second win

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Swiss success like clockwork

Swiss success like clockwork2017-07-30 18:42:00 |

Hüberli/Betschart book knockout place – but now they want top spot!

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Ice vests keeping Dutch duo cool

Ice vests keeping Dutch duo cool2017-07-30 17:23:00 |

With temperatures soaring, sometimes extreme measures are needed to play at your best on the court

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Humans of Beach Volleyball

Humans of Beach Volleyball2017-07-30 16:53:00 |

Lynn Simmons #WorldChampsVienna story

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Schneider praises Hamburg switch

Schneider praises Hamburg switch2017-07-30 16:19:00 |

Bieneck and Schneider have had a stellar 2017 to date, but can they convert that to the World Championship stage?

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Pedlow loving villain role

Pedlow loving villain role2017-07-30 14:27:00 |

The Canadians upset Austria in a three-set epic on the Red Bull Beach Arena

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Two out of two for second seeds

Two out of two for second seeds2017-07-30 13:13:00 |

Samoilovs/Smedins playing it cool on the Danube Island

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Confidence brimming as Dutch break duck

Confidence brimming as Dutch break duck2017-07-30 12:07:00 |

Flier and van Iersel may have been a late addition, but they are making their World Champs count

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Five matches you can’t miss on Sunday!

Five matches you can’t miss on Sunday!2017-07-30 08:00:00 |

The action continues to come thick and fast!

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American dream in Vienna for Hyden

American dream in Vienna for Hyden2017-07-29 21:49:00 |

An all United States match graced Red Bull Beach Arena on the second day of competition

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Sisters in tears after World Champs epic

Sisters in tears after World Champs epic2017-07-29 19:27:00 |

Austrians mighty close to huge upset on Red Bull Beach Arena

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Humans of Beach Volleyball

Humans of Beach Volleyball2017-07-29 18:39:00 |

Alex Prietzel’s #WorldChampsVienna story

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Knee injury no problem for Schützenhöfer

Knee injury no problem for Schützenhöfer2017-07-29 18:39:00 |

The home favorites make the knockout stages with a second win of the competition

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IOC president wowed by #WorldChampsVienna

IOC president wowed by #WorldChampsVienna2017-07-29 17:33:00 |

Thomas Bach serves it up on the Red Bull Beach Arena

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Colombian sisters’ beautiful adventure

Colombian sisters’ beautiful adventure2017-07-29 16:42:00 |

Andrea and Claudia take to the stage in the Red Bull Beach Arena

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How’s it feel to play your idol?

How’s it feel to play your idol?2017-07-29 16:22:00 |

Mozambique duo hail Olympic champs

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Atmosphere rocks for German battle

Atmosphere rocks for German battle2017-07-29 15:59:00 |

An all-German affair saw the Olympic champions prevail in front of a packed crowd

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Bruno honored to be a hero

Bruno honored to be a hero2017-07-29 15:40:00 |

Reigning champ reflects on meeting with Mozambique’s Nguvo/Tovela

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Patrick delighted after hero encounter

Patrick delighted after hero encounter2017-07-29 14:04:00 |

He used to watch him on TV, but nothing could prepare Patrick Lombi from facing hero Paolo Nicolai in the World Championships

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Emily’s whirlwind way to the World Champs!

Emily’s whirlwind way to the World Champs!2017-07-29 13:50:00 |

American reveals she was coming to Vienna anyway…

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Get down with the Danube Dab!

Get down with the Danube Dab!2017-07-29 12:22:00 |

A new A1 World Champs Beach Move is heading to the Red Bull Beach Arena!

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Kenyans delighted to fly the flag

Kenyans delighted to fly the flag2017-07-29 11:59:00 |

Makokha and Too have made history with their country’s first appearance at a World Championships

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World champ Agatha determined to learn

World champ Agatha determined to learn2017-07-29 11:33:00 |

They may be separated by 15 years, but Agatha admits she is still learning from her junior Duda

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Don’t miss these matches on day 2!

Don’t miss these matches on day 2!2017-07-29 08:00:00 |

Our expert picks five mustn’t miss matches on Saturday at the Danube Island

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Doppler stunned by first day crowd

Doppler stunned by first day crowd2017-07-28 21:09:00 |

Austrians roared onto victory by raucous Red Bull Beach Arena

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Battle of the former champions!

Battle of the former champions!2017-07-28 20:14:00 |

April Ross, winner in 2009, went up against 2013 champion Xue Chen in the Red Bull Beach Arena

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Canadian strangers World Champs meeting

Canadian strangers World Champs meeting2017-07-28 18:55:00 |

Saxton/Schalk come out on top in all-Canadian clash

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Humans of Beach Volleyball

Humans of Beach Volleyball 2017-07-28 18:10:00 |

Giulia’s #WorldChampsVienna story

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Opening Austrian crowd wows Schwaiger

Opening Austrian crowd wows Schwaiger 2017-07-28 17:35:00 |

A raucous Red Bull Beach Arena paves the way for a Friday victory for the hosts

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Americans dreaming big in Vienna

Americans dreaming big in Vienna2017-07-28 17:08:00 |

They may be rookies, but Hughes and Claes are dreaming big in the World Championships

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Olympic champs up and running in Vienna

Olympic champs up and running in Vienna2017-07-28 16:55:00 |

Copacabana heroes get their opening #WorldChampsVienna win

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From housemates to World Champs rivals

From housemates to World Champs rivals2017-07-28 14:24:00 |

Australian quartet get their competition underway with some familiar faces on the other side of the net

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Dutch wildcards gone with the wind

Dutch wildcards gone with the wind2017-07-28 14:03:00 |

First game on the Red Bull Beach Arena goes the Brazilians way

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Form proving permanent for Canadians

Form proving permanent for Canadians2017-07-28 12:03:00 |

Pavan and Humana-Paredes come to Vienna on the crest of a wave after a stellar 2017

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Keep us on the Red Bull Beach Arena!

Keep us on the Red Bull Beach Arena!2017-07-28 11:47:00 |

Home stars can’t wait to get out on the sand at #WorldChampsVienna

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Test your World Champs knowledge

Test your World Champs knowledge2017-07-28 10:00:00 |

How much do you know about the Beach Volleyball World Championships?

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Doppler’s got the goosebumps!

Doppler’s got the goosebumps!2017-07-28 09:00:00 |

Austrian veteran can’t wait to get started on home sand

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Five matches you can’t miss on day 1!

Five matches you can’t miss on day 1!2017-07-27 23:07:00 |

Check out these fantastic five games on the first day of the World Champs

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Starlets ready for the thousands!

Starlets ready for the thousands!2017-07-27 21:40:00 |

Excitement not pressure the focus for home heroes Ermacora and Pristauz

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Sax on the Beach: The Big Dance

Sax on the Beach: The Big Dance2017-07-27 20:13:00 | Ben Saxton

Canadian star gives thoughts about of the World Championships

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Insider Tips: Top 5 night time spots

Insider Tips: Top 5 night time spots 2017-07-27 18:25:00 |

Our insider gives you the lowdown on where to party in Vienna during the World Champs

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Our new beach song is out!

Our new beach song is out!2017-07-27 18:03:00 |

Your summer just got that much hotter! Get your playlists ready.

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More Than Sports: Big hope for Kenya

More Than Sports: Big hope for Kenya2017-07-27 15:40:00 | Ninja Priesterjahn

Makokha/Too have come to Vienna to compete, not just to participate.

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#WorldChampsVienna pool preview – part 8

#WorldChampsVienna pool preview – part 82017-07-27 10:31:00 |

It’s our final preview – women’s pools J, K and L!

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#WorldChampsVienna pool preview – part 7

#WorldChampsVienna pool preview – part 72017-07-26 17:13:00 |

Men’s pools J, K and L get the preview treatment

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World Champs change for Spain

World Champs change for Spain2017-07-26 16:00:00 |

Injury puts pay to Lobato’s World Championship chances

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#WorldChampsVienna pool preview – part 6

#WorldChampsVienna pool preview – part 62017-07-26 12:54:00 |

Time to take a look at the women’s pools G, H and I in Vienna

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Injured Kerri gutted to miss World Champs

Injured Kerri gutted to miss World Champs2017-07-26 11:44:00 |

American star looking at the bigger picture

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Alison/Bruno eyeing World Champs history

Alison/Bruno eyeing World Champs history2017-07-26 10:30:00 |

Olympic heroes gunning for unprecedented back-to-back world titles in Vienna

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#WorldChampsVienna – pool preview – part 5

#WorldChampsVienna – pool preview – part 52017-07-25 19:49:00 |

It’s time to feature the men from pools G, H and I at the World Championships

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No Danube Island date for Kerri

No Danube Island date for Kerri2017-07-25 15:53:00 |

Injury rules out three-time champ

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#WorldChampsVienna – pool preview – part 4

#WorldChampsVienna – pool preview – part 42017-07-25 14:16:00 |

We focus on the World Championships women’s pools D, E and F

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#WorldChampsVienna pool preview – part 3

#WorldChampsVienna pool preview – part 32017-07-24 15:55:00 |

We take a closer look at men’s pools D, E and F ahead of the World Championships

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Golden prep for World Champs duo

Golden prep for World Champs duo2017-07-24 09:53:00 |

Teams warm-up for this week with podium finishes in Poland

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All paths lead to the #WorldChampsVienna

All paths lead to the #WorldChampsVienna2017-07-21 16:11:00 |

Our guide to getting to the Danube Island

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Do you speak Viennese?

Do you speak Viennese? 2017-07-21 14:12:00 |

It’s like German, but it is not.

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World Champs pool preview – part 2

World Champs pool preview – part 22017-07-21 11:24:00 |

Women’s pools A-C go under the microscope

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#WorldChampsVienna pool preview – part 1

#WorldChampsVienna pool preview – part 12017-07-20 18:01:00 |

We preview all 24 pools ahead of the FIVB Beach Volleyball World Championships presented by A1 in Vienna.

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Sandy greetings from the Island!

Sandy greetings from the Island!2017-07-20 14:42:00 |

The Red Bull Beach Arena gets a special delivery…

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Don’t miss the World Champs medal matches!

Don’t miss the World Champs medal matches!2017-07-19 15:49:00 |

Book your spot for the medal matches before it’s too late!

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More Than Sports: First World Championships for Sierra Leone

More Than Sports: First World Championships for Sierra Leone2017-07-19 10:38:00 | Ninja Priesterjahn, Swatch Major Series

Historic success, administrative barriers and a little help from Austria

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World Champs stars warm-up with medals

World Champs stars warm-up with medals2017-07-17 12:35:00 |

Perfect preparation for players before Vienna kick-off

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Making The Team: Borger/Kozuch finally join in

Making The Team: Borger/Kozuch finally join in 2017-07-14 13:48:00 | Ninja Priesterjahn, Swatch Major Series

World Champs wildcards given the chance to compete

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Meet and greet the beach stars!

Meet and greet the beach stars!2017-07-14 13:43:00 |

Come out and see the stars on the eve of the biggest beach volleyball tournament!

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World Champs schedule released

World Champs schedule released2017-07-11 14:54:00 |

Who plays who, where and when at the Danube Island

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Sax on the Beach: Love and beach volleyball

Sax on the Beach: Love and beach volleyball2017-07-11 10:43:00 | Ben Saxton for Swatch Major Series

This week Ben Saxton explains the relationship phases within beach volleyball

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Merci Gstaad!

Merci Gstaad!2017-07-10 12:10:00 | Beach Major Series

Hopp Schwiiz and see you next year!

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Winning gold never gets old says Phil

Winning gold never gets old says Phil2017-07-09 17:33:00 | Beach Major Series

Champions toast Gstaad success

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Americans kings of the mountains!

Americans kings of the mountains!2017-07-09 16:13:00 | Beach Major Series

Lucena/Dalhausser win the golden cowbell

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Polish pair plotting Gstaad glory

Polish pair plotting Gstaad glory2017-07-09 13:32:00 | Beach Major Series

Can Kantor/Losiak take home gold?

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It’s another Gstaad final for Lucena/Dalhausser

It’s another Gstaad final for Lucena/Dalhausser2017-07-09 12:24:00 | Beach Major Series

Americans to take on Poles in a battle for gold

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Poles find the perfect final path

Poles find the perfect final path2017-07-09 11:14:00 | Beach Major Series

Europeans make their own little piece of Swatch Major Series history

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It’s semifinal time for the men!

It’s semifinal time for the men!2017-07-08 20:53:00 | Beach Major Series

And then there were four…

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Germany grab Gstaad Major glory

Germany grab Gstaad Major glory2017-07-08 17:29:00 | Beach Major Series

Laboureur/Sude are the champions of the mountains

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Canada clinch a cowbell!

Canada clinch a cowbell!2017-07-08 16:27:00 | Beach Major Series

Swiss hopes dashed by clinical Canadians

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Brazilian duo beat Brazilian duo!

Brazilian duo beat Brazilian duo!2017-07-08 14:54:00 | Beach Major Series

Poreč champs and Olympic gold medalists are out

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Two-time champs reach another final!

Two-time champs reach another final!2017-07-08 13:06:00 | Beach Major Series

13 unlucky for Pavan/Humana-Paredes as Larissa/Talita book final place

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Swiss dreams shattered

Swiss dreams shattered2017-07-08 12:33:00 | Beach Major Series

Anouk and Jo’s search for gold ended by Germans

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Nico and Marco win again!

Nico and Marco win again!2017-07-08 11:03:00 | Beach Major Series

Swiss guys march on to the last 16

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Olympic champs make it through

Olympic champs make it through2017-07-08 10:18:00 | Beach Major Series

Brazilians gain revenge for Poreč defeat

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Swiss friends reunited

Swiss friends reunited2017-07-08 09:51:00 | Beach Major Series

Former teammates watch Swiss stars reach Gstaad semis

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Perfect 12 for Pavan and Humana-Paredes

Perfect 12 for Pavan and Humana-Paredes2017-07-07 20:36:00 | Beach Major Series

Watch out Gstaad…the Canadians are on the march in the mountains

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Super Swiss into the Saturday’s semis!

Super Swiss into the Saturday’s semis!2017-07-07 20:01:00 | Beach Major Series

Anouk and Jo earn dramatic quarterfinal victory

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Tournament starts now says Nicolai

Tournament starts now says Nicolai2017-07-07 17:40:00 | Beach Major Series

Poreč and Olympic silver medalists make it through to the knockout rounds

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Swiss so close to shocking Olympic champs

Swiss so close to shocking Olympic champs2017-07-07 17:14:00 | Beach Major Series

Krattiger/Beeler live to fight another day at Gstaad Major

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Half century up for Big Phil

Half century up for Big Phil2017-07-07 15:31:00 | Beach Major Series

Anniversary of Gstaad tournaments brings up the big 50

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Quarterfinal quest in the mountains

Quarterfinal quest in the mountains2017-07-07 12:50:00 | Beach Major Series

What a great last eight in Gstaad

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Anouk and Jo just too good!

Anouk and Jo just too good!2017-07-07 12:01:00 | Beach Major Series

Swiss stars storm into last eight

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Kerri win leaves Swiss in tears

Kerri win leaves Swiss in tears2017-07-06 20:35:00 | Beach Major Series

No golden cowbell for Hüberli/Betschart as Americans advance

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American hat-trick bid still on

American hat-trick bid still on2017-07-06 16:54:00 | Beach Major Series

Can three US teams get out of Pool C on Friday?

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Men’s Poreč medalists upset in Gstaad

Men’s Poreč medalists upset in Gstaad2017-07-06 15:03:00 | Beach Major Series

13 unlucky for Brazilians Guto/Pedro

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Bring on the Olympic champs says Marco!

Bring on the Olympic champs says Marco!2017-07-06 14:44:00 | Beach Major Series

“They’ll have to do everything right to beat us”

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Golden dream alive for Swiss duos

Golden dream alive for Swiss duos2017-07-06 13:39:00 | Swatch Major Serries

Two Swiss teams progress to elimination stage

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Win keeps Kerri's record intact

Win keeps Kerri's record intact2017-07-06 11:57:00 | Beach Major Series

No unwanted record for Olympic champ

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Heartbreak on Center Court for birthday girl

Heartbreak on Center Court for birthday girl2017-07-06 11:19:00 | Beach Major Series

Mixed emotions for Swiss team after win over Dutch duo

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No golden hangover yet for Pavan

No golden hangover yet for Pavan2017-07-06 10:35:00 | Beach Major Series

Canadians rich vein of form continues in the mountains

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Beeler aiming for bouncebackability

Beeler aiming for bouncebackability2017-07-06 09:45:00 | Beach Major Series

Swiss men hoping to put Wednesday defeat behind them

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Qatari qualifiers kings of the court

Qatari qualifiers kings of the court2017-07-05 17:57:00 | Beach Major Series

Result of the day? It has to be this!

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Defending champs in command

Defending champs in command2017-07-05 16:21:00 | Beach Major Series

Larissa/Talita continue good day for Brazil

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Brazilians feel at home in Gstaad

Brazilians feel at home in Gstaad2017-07-05 14:55:00 | Beach Major Series

South Americans in control in the mountains

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Swiss dreams are made of these

Swiss dreams are made of these2017-07-05 12:33:00 | Swiss dreams are made of these

It’s win-win for Swiss on opening day of pool play

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Spaniards join the millionaires’ club

Spaniards join the millionaires’ club2017-07-05 09:55:00 | Swatch Major Series

Herrera/Gavira burst through the seven-figure prize money barrier

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Five must see matches on Wednesday

Five must see matches on Wednesday2017-07-05 09:20:00 | Beach Major Series

Don’t miss these matches on the first day of the pool play

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Sax on the Beach: Sea to Sky

Sax on the Beach: Sea to Sky2017-07-05 08:20:00 | Ben Saxton for Swatch Major Series

Read the fifth installment of Ben Saxton's Swatch Major Series blog

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Independence Day delight for US duos

Independence Day delight for US duos2017-07-04 18:04:00 | Beach Major Series

Qualification victories for two of the American teams

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Poreč Major champs make the main draw

Poreč Major champs make the main draw2017-07-04 16:05:00 | Beach Major Series

Pedro/Guto make it 11 in a row with qualification victory

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It’s time for a Swiss golden cowbell

It’s time for a Swiss golden cowbell2017-07-04 13:54:00 | Beach Major Series

Nadine Zumkehr and Isabelle Forrer are looking forward to this year’s Gstaad Major – but for different reasons

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 Larissa/Talita eager to make history in Gstaad

Larissa/Talita eager to make history in Gstaad2017-07-04 11:48:00 | Beach Major Series

The Brazilian team aims to win the gold for the third straight year in the Swiss Alps

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Austrian duo handed final wildcard spot

Austrian duo handed final wildcard spot2017-07-04 11:05:00 |

Rising stars Ermacora/Pristauz given World Champs chance

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Ready G-steady Go!

Ready G-steady Go!2017-07-04 10:11:00 | Beach Major Series

World’s best aim for main draw

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Poreč champs’ race to victory in Gstaad

Poreč champs’ race to victory in Gstaad2017-07-03 21:09:00 | Beach Major Series

Country quota joy for Brazilians as they win again

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More Than Sports: No chocolate but laughter

More Than Sports: No chocolate but laughter2017-07-03 17:48:00 | Ninja Priesterjahn, Swatch Major Series

Heidrich/Vergé-Dépré provide details of their partnership before Gstaad Major

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Hello from Gstaad!

Hello from Gstaad!2017-07-03 15:51:00 | Beach Major Series

The Major in the Mountains is here!

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Poreč - hvala od srca!

Poreč - hvala od srca! 2017-07-03 09:00:00 | Beach Major Series

Thank you from the heart!

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Sax on the Beach: Winning and losing

Sax on the Beach: Winning and losing2017-07-02 20:12:00 | Ben Saxton for Swatch Major Series

Read the third installment of Ben Saxton's Swatch Major Series blog

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Poreč champs have to play tomorrow!

Poreč champs have to play tomorrow!2017-07-02 18:52:00 | Beach Major Series

Gold medalists have to get ready for Gstaad

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Historic Poreč Major gold for brilliant Brazilians

Historic Poreč Major gold for brilliant Brazilians2017-07-02 17:36:00 | Beach Major Series

Stunning comeback gives Brazilian qualifiers gold

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Olympic revenge is sweet for Italians

Olympic revenge is sweet for Italians2017-07-02 13:24:00 | Beach Major Series

Lupo/Nicolai book final place with victory over Alison/Bruno

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Perfect day for Pavan and Humana-Paredes

Perfect day for Pavan and Humana-Paredes2017-07-02 00:23:00 | Beach Major Series

Duo delight at winning gold on national day

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Pavan/Humana-Paredes win #PorecMajor

Pavan/Humana-Paredes win #PorecMajor2017-07-02 00:04:00 | Beach Major Series

Canadians celebrate on Canada Day with gold

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Olympic finalists meet again in Poreč semi

Olympic finalists meet again in Poreč semi2017-07-01 20:10:00 | Beach Major Series

Rio Olympic rivals meet again in Croatia

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Get ready for the women’s final!

Get ready for the women’s final!2017-07-01 18:24:00 | Get ready for the women’s final!

A new name will be crowned Poreč Major champions tonight

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Italians edge closer to first Major Series medal

Italians edge closer to first Major Series medal2017-07-01 16:34:00 | Beach Major Series

Lupo/Nicolai into Sunday’s semis!

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Doppler delight at Austrian comeback

Doppler delight at Austrian comeback2017-07-01 14:26:00 | Beach Major Series

Fan favorites deny Norway in epic last-set turnaround

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Injury halts 2015 Poreč champs progress

Injury halts 2015 Poreč champs progress2017-07-01 13:02:00 | Beach Major Series

No place on the podium for popular Dutch duo

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German pool party at #WorldChampsVienna

German pool party at #WorldChampsVienna2017-07-01 12:14:00 |

German pool party at #WorldChampsVienna

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It’s time for gold! – Pavan

It’s time for gold! – Pavan2017-06-30 23:44:00 | Beach Major Series

Canadian has had enough of winning silver in Poreč

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Divine Set stars Czech into semis

Divine Set stars Czech into semis2017-06-30 22:10:00 | Beach Major Series

It’s semifinal time for the women at Poreč Major

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Treble chance for American men

Treble chance for American men2017-06-30 21:01:00 | Beach Major Series

Three US teams eyeing Poreč Major quarterfinal

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Hüberli/Betschart can’t wait for Gstaad

Hüberli/Betschart can’t wait for Gstaad2017-06-30 20:13:00 | Beach Major Series

We want a golden cowbell!

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Last year’s champs exit Poreč Major

Last year’s champs exit Poreč Major2017-06-30 18:28:00 | Beach Major Series

No medal this year in Croatia for Laboureur/Sude

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Beach reunited friends at Poreč Major

Beach reunited friends at Poreč Major2017-06-30 16:09:00 | Beach Major Series

Good friends Laura Ludwig and Maggie Kozuch join forces at the beach

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Perišić’s Poreč Major ends in defeat

Perišić’s Poreč Major ends in defeat2017-06-30 14:30:00 | Beach Major Series

No fairytale ending for Perišić in Poreč

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What a quarterfinal to Czech out in Poreč

What a quarterfinal to Czech out in Poreč 2017-06-30 12:17:00 | Beach Major Series

Czech Republic guaranteed a spot in Saturday’s semifinal

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Rising stars eye Poreč semifinal place

Rising stars eye Poreč semifinal place2017-06-30 11:18:00 | Beach Major Series

Claes/Hughes take on Hüberli/Betschart for a place in the last four

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Every point counts at Poreč Major

Every point counts at Poreč Major2017-06-30 10:03:00 | Beach Major Series

Last year’s bronze medalists edged out on points ratio

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Brave Perišić proud of performance

Brave Perišić proud of performance2017-06-29 22:44:00 | Beach Major Series

Croatians go down fighting in front of packed crowd

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Sweet déjà vu for Swiss stars

Sweet déjà vu for Swiss stars2017-06-29 20:03:00 | Beach Major Series

Anouk and Joana beat Brazil…again!

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Brazilians turn up the heat

Brazilians turn up the heat2017-06-29 18:36:00 | Beach Major Series

Unbeaten day on the sand for the samba boys

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Get ready for women’s elimination!

Get ready for women’s elimination!2017-06-29 15:37:00 | Beach Major Series

Olympic champs and last year’s winners face tricky tests tonight

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World Champs draw positions confirmed

World Champs draw positions confirmed2017-06-29 13:30:00 | Beach Major Series

Pre-draw placement for World Championships

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Three out of three for Larissa/Talita

Three out of three for Larissa/Talita2017-06-29 13:07:00 | Beach Major Series

2015 Poreč Major winners see off Ludwig/Kozuch

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Perišić makes beach volleyball debut

Perišić makes beach volleyball debut2017-06-29 09:51:00 | Beach Major Series

Straight sets defeat for Croatian duo

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Beach lightshow wasn’t easy!

Beach lightshow wasn’t easy!2017-06-29 09:00:00 | Beach Major Series

Swiss stars find it difficult in the dark

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Perišić beach debut delayed

Perišić beach debut delayed2017-06-28 22:54:00 | Beach Major Series

The wait must go on for soccer star

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Olympic champ bounces back in Poreč

Olympic champ bounces back in Poreč2017-06-28 21:30:00 | Beach Major Series

Calm after the storm for Laura and Maggie

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Four in a row for Austria

Four in a row for Austria2017-06-28 18:09:00 | Beach Major Series

Four teams, four games, four wins

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Underdogs on top in the pool play

Underdogs on top in the pool play2017-06-28 13:30:00 | Beach Major Series

Olympic stars’ Tuesday struggle

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Defending champs defeated!

Defending champs defeated!2017-06-28 10:51:00 | Beach Major Series

Early setback for Germans at Poreč Major

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Five matches you can’t miss on Wednesday

Five matches you can’t miss on Wednesday2017-06-27 22:44:00 | Beach Major Series

Stop, make note, and watch these games!

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Tough task for Perišić in Poreč pool play

Tough task for Perišić in Poreč pool play2017-06-27 21:34:00 | Beach Major Series

Croatian star drawn against Fort Lauderdale champs

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What a first day at Poreč Major!

What a first day at Poreč Major!2017-06-27 20:23:00 | Beach Major Series

Day one - done!

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Sax on the Beach: Behind the Scenes

Sax on the Beach: Behind the Scenes2017-06-27 20:20:00 | Beach Major Series

Read the third installment of Ben Saxton's Swatch Major Series blog

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World Champs rivals meet in Poreč

World Champs rivals meet in Poreč2017-06-27 14:50:00 | Beach Major Series

First day pits two Austrian teams against each other

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See you next week Gstaad!

See you next week Gstaad!2017-06-27 13:35:00 | Beach Major Series

Center Court takes shape as Major in mountains is almost ready

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More Than Sports: The grateful Dutchmen

More Than Sports: The grateful Dutchmen2017-06-27 09:03:00 | Ninja Priesterjahn, Swatch Major Series

Wildcards Varenhorst/Van Garderen aiming big at the World Champs

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Hello Poreč Major 2017!

Hello Poreč Major 2017!2017-06-27 08:00:00 | Swatch Major Series

Let the games begin!

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Kozuch in for Kira!

Kozuch in for Kira!2017-06-26 20:09:00 | Beach Major Series

Injury puts pay to Olympic champs’ Croatian chances

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Early exit for Kerri and Nicole in Poreč

Early exit for Kerri and Nicole in Poreč 2017-06-26 17:41:00 | Beach Major Series

Day/Hochevar stun Walsh/Branagh with wonderful wina

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Rocking all over the world

Rocking all over the world2017-06-26 15:59:00 | Beach Major Series

It’s a global game in Poreč

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Meet the Poreč Major heroes: Bečić/Radanović

Meet the Poreč Major heroes: Bečić/Radanović2017-06-26 14:23:00 | Beach Major Series

Our Croatian insider sits down and chats with leading Croatian women’s team

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The wait is almost over

The wait is almost over2017-06-26 09:00:00 | Beach Major Series

Poreč are you ready?

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Nicole and Kerri have unfinished business

Nicole and Kerri have unfinished business2017-06-25 19:22:00 | Beach Major Series

Reunited duo aiming for success at Poreč…and beyond

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Meet the local heroes: Silić/Djordjevic

Meet the local heroes: Silić/Djordjevic2017-06-25 11:21:00 | Beach Major Series

Our Croatian insider talks to one of the home teams in the main

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Decoding beach volleyball hand signals

Decoding beach volleyball hand signals2017-06-24 17:15:00 | Beach Major Series

Just in time for the Poreč Major

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Insider Tips: Vienna's unusual sights

Insider Tips: Vienna's unusual sights2017-06-24 09:00:00 |

The weird and wonderful

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World Champs wildcards announced!

World Champs wildcards announced!2017-06-23 10:45:00 |

Find out who’s heading to the Danube Island…

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Divine Set delight for Czech stars

Divine Set delight for Czech stars2017-06-22 13:55:00 | Beach Major Series

Sluková and Hermannová’s delight at iconic Poreč photoshoot

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More Than Sports: Beach Roomies aiming for the World Champs

More Than Sports: Beach Roomies aiming for the World Champs2017-06-22 09:32:00 | Ninja Priesterjahn, Swatch Major Series

The beach apartment in Vienna

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The Divine Set

The Divine Set2017-06-20 13:55:00 | Beach Major Series

Beach volleyball stars play on no ordinary court in a 2,000 year-old town

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Larissa/Talita out to regain Poreč gold

Larissa/Talita out to regain Poreč gold2017-06-20 12:06:00 | Beach Major Series

Fort Lauderdale Major champs eyeing podium return

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Swiss girls warm-up for Gstaad with silver

Swiss girls warm-up for Gstaad with silver2017-06-20 11:03:00 | Beach Major Series

First podium place for Anouk and Joana

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Poreč Major: side courts like no other

Poreč Major: side courts like no other2017-06-19 09:00:00 | Beach Major Series

There’s no place quite like Poreč!

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Kerri set for Gstaad showdown

Kerri set for Gstaad showdown2017-06-16 19:36:00 | Beach Major Series

American hero to return to her favorite beach spot

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Poreč is almost ready to rumble

Poreč is almost ready to rumble2017-06-16 18:07:00 | Beach Major Series

We’re getting ready for something special in Croatia

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The beauty of the World Champs!

The beauty of the World Champs! 2017-06-16 16:28:00 |

Here’s our golden girls!

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Which Center Court are you?

Which Center Court are you?2017-06-16 09:00:00 | Beach Major Series

Take our latest quiz to find out the question you've always wanted the answer to

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Olympic champ aiming for Poreč prize again

Olympic champ aiming for Poreč prize again2017-06-13 15:49:00 | Beach Major Series

Alison gunning for gold once more

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Gstaad Major taking shape!

Gstaad Major taking shape!2017-06-13 10:53:00 | Beach Major Series

It's all coming together in the Swiss Alps

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Insider Tips: Best places to swim in Vienna

Insider Tips: Best places to swim in Vienna2017-06-10 09:00:00 |

Jump right in!

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Superstars primed for Poreč

Superstars primed for Poreč 2017-06-09 12:36:00 | Beach Major Series

Country quota for Kerri, Perišić in the pool play...and don’t forget Olympic champions…

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Poreč Dictionary: Your specialized beach volleyball phrasebook

Poreč Dictionary: Your specialized beach volleyball phrasebook2017-06-09 09:00:00 | Beach Major Series

All the Croatian you need to know in one place

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Kerri captures World Champs spot

Kerri captures World Champs spot2017-06-07 18:05:00 |

The full line-up for Vienna is almost, almost complete!

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What a women’s World Champs line-up!

What a women’s World Champs line-up!2017-06-07 10:26:00 |

Crème de la crème of beach stars confirmed for Vienna

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Meet the men heading to Vienna!

Meet the men heading to Vienna!2017-06-07 10:21:00 |

World’s best confirmed for World Championships

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More Than Sports: “We had to fight our way from the very bottom”

More Than Sports: “We had to fight our way from the very bottom”2017-06-06 16:34:00 | Ninja Priesterjahn, Swatch Major Series

Poreč Major Champions Laboureur/Sude want to defend their title

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Major heroes medal in Moscow

Major heroes medal in Moscow2017-06-06 11:26:00 | Beach Major Series

Familiar faces stand tall on the podium

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10 types of people you will meet at a beach volleyball event

10 types of people you will meet at a beach volleyball event2017-06-02 09:31:00 | Beach Major Series

Just smile and wave

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Perišić’s Poreč Major dream

Perišić’s Poreč Major dream2017-06-01 15:43:00 | Beach Major Series

Soccer star eyes glory on home sand this summer

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Soccer star Perišić to play Poreč Major

Soccer star Perišić to play Poreč Major2017-06-01 11:21:00 | Beach Major Series

Croatian to swap a football for a beach volleyball!

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More Than Sports: High hopes for Cuba’s finest

More Than Sports: High hopes for Cuba’s finest2017-05-30 16:42:00 | Ninja Priesterjahn, Swatch Major Series

Gonzales/Nivaldo have big goals for the World Championships

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5 reasons why you should stay at home this summer

5 reasons why you should stay at home this summer2017-05-26 09:32:00 | Beach Major Series

Seriously, just don’t even bother

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More Than Sports: New Bourne Identity

More Than Sports: New Bourne Identity2017-05-26 09:29:00 | Ninja Priesterjahn, Swatch Major Series

The impressive story of Tri Bourne dealing with his illness

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Kerri finds her Poreč partner!

Kerri finds her Poreč partner!2017-05-24 16:53:00 | Beach Major Series

Nicole Branagh answers Kerri’s call

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A beach volleyball fan's guide to Porec

A beach volleyball fan's guide to Porec2017-05-24 09:00:00 | Beach Major Series

The town was made for this tournament

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Why the stars love Gstaad

Why the stars love Gstaad2017-05-23 09:00:00 | Beach Major Series

It’s not just the fans who can’t get enough of this alpine paradise

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Rampant Brazilians do the double in Rio

Rampant Brazilians do the double in Rio2017-05-22 11:37:00 | Beach Major Series

No stopping the hosts on home sand

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Top 10 places to play beach volleyball in the world

Top 10 places to play beach volleyball in the world2017-05-19 09:00:00 | Beach Major Series

Welcome to paradise

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Austria claims its spot in the main draw

Austria claims its spot in the main draw2017-05-18 17:06:00 | Beach Major Series

Update from Rio de Janeiro

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Tuesday Talent: Sara Radanovic

Tuesday Talent: Sara Radanovic2017-05-16 17:07:00 | Beach Major Series

Is this the year for Sara Radanovic and Croatia?

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Beach stars set to rock Rio

Beach stars set to rock Rio2017-05-16 10:34:00 | Beach Major Series

Full steam ahead for players ahead of Poreč

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50 days to Gstaad Major!

50 days to Gstaad Major!2017-05-15 16:59:00 | Beach Major Series

We're counting down the days to the Major in the mountains!

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Kerri’s coming to Croatia!

Kerri’s coming to Croatia!2017-05-11 17:53:00 | Beach Major Series

We spoke to Kerri Walsh as she faces up to the prospect of finding a new partner after splitting from April Ross

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Five reasons why you should become a Beach Girl

Five reasons why you should become a Beach Girl2017-05-11 15:29:00 | Beach Major Series

Could this be your perfect summer job?

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More Than Sports: World Championship motivation

More Than Sports: World Championship motivation2017-05-10 16:56:00 | Ninja Priesterjahn

New team Plesiutschnig/Rimser are ready to fly the flag for Austria

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First nations book World Champs spot

First nations book World Champs spot2017-05-10 11:55:00 |

Qatar, Iran, Indonesia and Australia seal Danube Island place

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It’s 50 days to Poreč!

It’s 50 days to Poreč!2017-05-08 15:56:00 | Beach Major Series

Not long now until the Croatian sensation kicks off

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Lighting up the Poreč Major

Lighting up the Poreč Major2017-05-08 10:24:00 | Beach Major Series

Bright lights and beach volleyball!

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Series stars eye perfect Poreč preparation

Series stars eye perfect Poreč preparation 2017-05-05 16:22:00 | Ninja Priesterjahn, Swatch Major Series

Olympic champions set for beach return

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10 reasons why beach volleyball is bae

10 reasons why beach volleyball is bae2017-05-05 11:06:00 | Beach Major Series

Unless you're Danish

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Star Wars: Episode X – Battle for the Beach

Star Wars: Episode X – Battle for the Beach2017-05-04 09:00:00 | Beach Major Series

#MayThe4thBeWithYou

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5 reasons to date a beach volleyball player

5 reasons to date a beach volleyball player2017-04-28 09:00:00 | Beach Major Series

Why you should bag yourself a pro

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More Than Sports: The Mood Boosters

More Than Sports: The Mood Boosters2017-04-25 15:18:00 | Ninja Priesterjahn

Rudig Brothers bring the noise

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Brouwer/Meeuwsen take gold in Xiamen

Brouwer/Meeuwsen take gold in Xiamen2017-04-24 14:44:00 | Beach Major Series

Great season start for the Dutch duo

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12 things you only know if you’re a beach volleyball player

12 things you only know if you’re a beach volleyball player2017-04-21 09:00:00 | Beach Major Series

No regrets

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Austria triumphant in Malaysia

Austria triumphant in Malaysia2017-04-20 16:51:00 | Beach Major Series

Austria and Cuba dominating Langkawi tournament

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More Than Sports: Big fight for World Cup tickets

More Than Sports: Big fight for World Cup tickets2017-04-18 16:02:00 | Ninja Priesterjahn, Swatch Major Series

In Xiamen, it's all about important points for the Austrian men

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More Than Sports: Attitude goes a long way

More Than Sports: Attitude goes a long way2017-04-10 10:00:00 | Ninja Priesterjahn, Swatch Major Series

Lorenz Petutschnig and Xandi Huber want to become Austria’s number two team

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More Than Sports: Full House for Danny

More Than Sports: Full House for Danny2017-04-04 11:50:00 | Ninja Priesterjahn, Swatch Major Series

Danny Wood is new coach of Schwaiger/Schützenhöfer

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No pain no gain for Austria’s beach elite

No pain no gain for Austria’s beach elite2017-03-27 13:23:00 | Beach Major Series

Austrian beach volleyball stars are preparing for a big summer

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Golden girls’ back-to-back brilliance

Golden girls’ back-to-back brilliance2017-03-21 11:10:00 | Beach Major Series

Meet the Canadians on a winning streak on the World Tour

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Bring on the summer!

Bring on the summer!2017-03-10 12:00:00 | Beach Major Series

Swatch Major Series calendar confirmed for the summer season

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And the World Tour Finals destination is…

And the World Tour Finals destination is…2017-03-08 13:00:00 | Beach Major Series

Drum roll please…

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Five reasons to hit Hamburg!

Five reasons to hit Hamburg!2017-03-08 12:59:00 | Beach Major Series

Let us tell you why Hamburg is the perfect spot to host the massive end-of-season climax

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More Than Sports: Laura’s back on track

More Than Sports: Laura’s back on track2017-03-07 15:01:00 | Ninja Priesterjahn, Swatch Major Series

Olympic Champion Laura Ludwig is on the comeback trail after surgery

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Tuesday Talent: German guys on the up

Tuesday Talent: German guys on the up2017-03-07 13:52:00 | Beach Major Series

We focus on Germany’s Böckermann/Flüggen

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Life is full of surprises…

Life is full of surprises…2017-03-05 09:02:00 | Beach Major Series

…and so is beach volleyball

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Big fight prep at the beach for David Haye

Big fight prep at the beach for David Haye2017-03-03 10:44:00 | Beach Major Series

Boxing champ Haye swaps sparring for serving and spiking!

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“#FTLMajor is our Super Bowl!”

“#FTLMajor is our Super Bowl!”2017-02-27 13:55:00 | Beach Major Series

Fort Lauderdale bosses tell it like it is!

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More Than Sports: What to do until the next Major?

More Than Sports: What to do until the next Major?2017-02-27 11:54:00 | Ninja Priesterjahn, Swatch Major Series

How the Swatch Major Series stars kill time

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Top five stories at the #FTLMajor: Number 1!

Top five stories at the #FTLMajor: Number 1!2017-02-24 11:31:00 | Beach Major Series

Those nights under the lights our favorite moment from the Fort Lauderdale

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Top five stories at the #FTLMajor: Number 2

Top five stories at the #FTLMajor: Number 22017-02-23 16:08:00 | Beach Major Series

Samba sensations start the season in style

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More Than Sports: Russia's dream

More Than Sports: Russia's dream2017-02-23 11:40:00 | Ninja Priesterjahn, Swatch Major Series

Expectations and plans for the new Russian squad

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Top five stories at the #FTLMajor: Number 3

Top five stories at the #FTLMajor: Number 32017-02-22 10:43:00 | Beach Major Series

USA! USA!

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Kerri thanks #FTLMajor fans

Kerri thanks #FTLMajor fans2017-02-21 17:04:00 | Beach Major Series

Olympic legend pays tribute to sell-out Center Court crowds

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Top five stories at the #FTLMajor: Number 4

Top five stories at the #FTLMajor: Number 42017-02-21 14:50:00 | Beach Major Series

We count down our top five moments from the first tournament of the season

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Cocktails with the Champions raises $25,000

Cocktails with the Champions raises $25,0002017-02-21 11:08:00 | Beach Major Series

Huge proceeds from Cocktails with the Champions to benefit cancer charity

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#FTLMajor stars hit form in Iran

#FTLMajor stars hit form in Iran2017-02-20 16:11:00 | Beach Major Series

Kish Island medalists benefit from Fort Lauderdale warm-up

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Top five stories at the #FTLMajor: Number 5

Top five stories at the #FTLMajor: Number 52017-02-20 12:04:00 | Beach Major Series

We countdown our top five moments from the first tournament of the season

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This was the #FTLMajor

This was the #FTLMajor2017-02-17 14:27:00 | Beach Major Series

The best of social media from six days in the Fort Lauderdale sun

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Sax on the Beach: Star Power

Sax on the Beach: Star Power2017-02-14 18:30:00 | Ben Saxton exclusively for Swatch Major Series

Read the second installment of Ben Saxton's Swatch Major Series blog

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More Than Sports: Brazil’s key to success

More Than Sports: Brazil’s key to success2017-02-14 17:44:00 | Ninja Priesterjahn, Swatch Major Series

Players are pushing one another at the national tour

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Brazil reign supreme at #FTLMajor

Brazil reign supreme at #FTLMajor2017-02-13 18:45:00 | Beach Major Series

What a week it was for the Brazilians in Fort Lauderdale

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The perfect start at #FTLMajor

The perfect start at #FTLMajor2017-02-13 00:13:00 | Beach Major Series

2017 begins with a bang!

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#FTLMajor gold for Larissa/Talita

#FTLMajor gold for Larissa/Talita2017-02-12 22:19:00 | Beach Major Series

Brazilian golden girls too hot for Agatha/Duda

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Brazil set for golden #FTLMajor sweep

Brazil set for golden #FTLMajor sweep2017-02-12 18:01:00 | Beach Major Series

Larissa/Talita versus Agatha/Duda in another all-Brazilian final

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Kerri out as Brazil win a thriller

Kerri out as Brazil win a thriller2017-02-12 02:43:00 | Beach Major Series

Disappointment for Walsh/Ross but Sweat/Ross keep the American dream alive on Sunday

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#FTLMajor triumph for Alvaro/Saymon

#FTLMajor triumph for Alvaro/Saymon2017-02-12 00:16:00 | Beach Major Series

Samba stars come from no where to clinch gold in Fort Lauderdale

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German girls doing it for Europe!

German girls doing it for Europe!2017-02-11 21:21:00 | Beach Major Series

Laboureur/Sude shoot into Sunday’s semis

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All-Brazilian men's #FTLMajor final

All-Brazilian men's #FTLMajor final2017-02-11 18:40:00 | Beach Major Series

Gold will go to Brazil...

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Julius Brink explores Fort Lauderdale

Julius Brink explores Fort Lauderdale2017-02-11 14:05:00 | Beach Major Series

Former Olympic champ takes us on a whistlestop tour around town

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It’s USA v Brazil on Super Saturday

It’s USA v Brazil on Super Saturday2017-02-11 04:42:00 | Beach Major Series

Men’s medal matches decided on Saturday at #FTLMajor

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The master and the apprentice

The master and the apprentice2017-02-11 01:28:00 | Beach Major Series

Rising star Duda and Olympic silver medalist Agatha are teaching each other new things

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Hayemaker hits the #FTLMajor

Hayemaker hits the #FTLMajor2017-02-10 23:50:00 | Beach Major Series

Boxing came to the beach on Friday as David ‘The Hayemaker’ Haye dropped by for a very special appearance at the Fort Lauderdale Major

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Men’s quarterfinal quest

Men’s quarterfinal quest2017-02-10 20:55:00 | Beach Major Series

We’re down to the final eight in the men’s competition

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Kira out as Brazil take control

Kira out as Brazil take control2017-02-10 19:04:00 | Beach Major Series

Women’s elimination round dominated by US and Brazil

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Beach legends treated to cliff diving masterclass

Beach legends treated to cliff diving masterclass2017-02-10 17:51:00 | Beach Major Series

Casey, Theo and Julius get taught by the ‘Turbo Spinner’

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US girls are five alive at #FTLMajor

US girls are five alive at #FTLMajor2017-02-10 02:04:00 | Beach Major Series

American girls progress doing the business on the beach

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Shock, shock, horror, horror!

Shock, shock, horror, horror!2017-02-10 01:21:00 | Beach Major Series

End of the #FTLMajor road for Olympians

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American pool party at #FTLMajor

American pool party at #FTLMajor2017-02-09 18:55:00 | Beach Major Series

Men’s pool play: done!

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Have fun and keep it loose

Have fun and keep it loose2017-02-09 17:08:00 | Beach Major Series

Saxton/Schalk set for the new season

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Thursday in focus at #FTLMajor

Thursday in focus at #FTLMajor2017-02-09 07:30:00 | Beach Major Series

Five matches you can’t afford to miss on day three of the Fort Lauderdale Major

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Oh what a night!

Oh what a night!2017-02-09 03:47:00 | Beach Major Series

The beauty of beach volleyball illuminated at #FTLMajor

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Family affair at #FTLMajor

Family affair at #FTLMajor2017-02-09 00:49:00 | Beach Major Series

Brother, sisters and cousins in action at the Fort Lauderdale Major

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Five outta five for the American boys

Five outta five for the American boys2017-02-08 20:54:00 | Beach Major Series

American teams rock the morning session at Fort Lauderdale Major

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Super start for new girls at #FTLMajor

Super start for new girls at #FTLMajor2017-02-08 20:00:00 | Beach Major Series

There’s no stopping the debutants at the Fort Lauderdale Major

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There's so much more to the #FTLMajor

There's so much more to the #FTLMajor2017-02-08 17:33:00 | There's so much more to the #FTLMajor

It’s a whirlwind of adventure off the sand at the Fort Lauderdale Major

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Five #FTLMajor matches you can’t miss

Five #FTLMajor matches you can’t miss2017-02-08 04:16:00 | Beach Major Series

We highlight the go-to games on the first day of pool play at the Fort Lauderdale Major

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Tasty tussles guaranteed in #FTLMajor main draw

Tasty tussles guaranteed in #FTLMajor main draw2017-02-08 03:10:00 | Beach Major Series

Get a load of who’s playing who in the Fort Lauderdale Major pool play

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Awesome Austrians advance to main draw

Awesome Austrians advance to main draw2017-02-08 02:19:00 | Beach Major Series

Europeans dominate men’s qualification at Fort Lauderdale Major

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Olympic silver medalist Barbara seals Pool Play place

Olympic silver medalist Barbara seals Pool Play place2017-02-08 00:47:00 | Beach Major Series

Brazilians march through to main draw

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Get to know Brooke Sweat

Get to know Brooke Sweat2017-02-07 19:37:00 | Beach Major Series

American star and 2016 Olympian Brooke Sweat dishes the dirt

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What makes Big Phil tick?

What makes Big Phil tick?2017-02-06 20:36:00 | Beach Major Series

Find out what makes beach volleyball legend Phil Dalhausser tick

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The wait for #FTLMajor is almost over

The wait for #FTLMajor is almost over2017-02-06 17:44:00 | Beach Major Series

Don’t miss a thing at the #FTLMajor

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More Than Sports: Israeli aims at #FTLMajor

More Than Sports: Israeli aims at #FTLMajor2017-02-06 13:57:00 | Ninja Priesterjahn, Swatch Major Series

FIVB World Tour Players Faiga/Hilman are a part of a big project in their home country

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Five alive for #FTLMajor

Five alive for #FTLMajor2017-02-05 20:22:00 | Beach Major Series

Beach volleyball’s return to the limelight is within touching distance

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Love at first spike

Love at first spike2017-02-05 17:59:00 | Beach Major Series

#FTLMajor wildcards and new American partnership Casey Patterson and Theo Brunner explain their new partnership ahead of the 2017 season

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The Janoskians to wreak havoc at #FTLMajor

The Janoskians to wreak havoc at #FTLMajor2017-02-05 00:04:00 | Beach Major Series

Aussie rulebreakers headline the list of famous faces in Fort Lauderdale

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Kerri clash to light up #FTLMajor

Kerri clash to light up #FTLMajor2017-02-03 22:05:00 | Beach Major Series

Watch Olympic legend and enjoy a night of cocktails

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Legend Ricardo pumped for #FTLMajor debut

Legend Ricardo pumped for #FTLMajor debut2017-02-02 18:32:00 | Beach Major Series

Brazilian wildcard can’t wait for his first taste of Fort Lauderdale

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Check out more #spikethesun shots

Check out more #spikethesun shots2017-01-31 12:16:00 | Beach Major Series

Yet more stunning images from our iconic Spike the Sun photoshoot with Phil and Lauren

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More Than Sports: A new start

More Than Sports: A new start2017-01-31 10:45:00 | Ninja Priesterjahn, Swatch Major Series

Marta Menegatti is looking forward after a tough year

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Beach Volleyball legend Phil Dalhausser Spikes the Sun

Beach Volleyball legend Phil Dalhausser Spikes the Sun2017-01-30 10:30:00 | Beach Major Series

Here at the Swatch Major Series we like to do things differently...

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Samba stars set to sizzle at #FTLMajor

Samba stars set to sizzle at #FTLMajor2017-01-27 15:04:00 | Beach Major Series

The best of Brazil are heading for the Fort Lauderdale Major

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Making the Team: #FTLMajor wildcard worth a mint

Making the Team: #FTLMajor wildcard worth a mint2017-01-26 14:45:00 | Ninja Priesterjahn, Swatch Major Series

Debut team Borger/Kozuch will make the most of their wildcard opportunity when they hit the beach at the Fort Lauderdale Major in two weeks’ time

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Julia answers Kira’s #FTLMajor call

Julia answers Kira’s #FTLMajor call2017-01-25 10:46:00 | Beach Major Series

German Olympic hero Kira Walkenhorst knew exactly who to turn to when looking for a partner in Fort Lauderdale. We caught up with Julia Groβner ahead of the first Major Series tournament of the season…

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Phil focused on #FTLMajor

Phil focused on #FTLMajor2017-01-24 17:32:00 | Beach Major Series

A win in Fort Lauderdale would cement this legend’s position at the top of the beach volleyball record books

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Lights, camera, action at #FTLMajor

Lights, camera, action at #FTLMajor2017-01-23 15:28:00 | Beach Major Series

Swatch Major Series history will be made in Fort Lauderdale

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Exclusive: Morph Bowes to be German women’s new head coach

Exclusive: Morph Bowes to be German women’s new head coach2017-01-20 16:32:00 | Ninja Priesterjahn, Swatch Major Series

The German federation have finally found two coaches as centralization kicks in – a Swatch Major Series exclusive

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New wave of women at #FTLMajor

New wave of women at #FTLMajor2017-01-20 14:42:00 | Beach Major Series

Brand new partnerships set for Fort Lauderdale Major

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Legends receive #FTLMajor wildcard

Legends receive #FTLMajor wildcard2017-01-20 14:36:00 | Beach Major Series

Ricardo and Harley join forces for Fort Lauderdale Major

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Alison & Bruno ready to rock #FTLMajor

Alison & Bruno ready to rock #FTLMajor 2017-01-19 14:14:00 | Beach Major Series

Olympic and Swatch World Tour Finals champs all set for Fort Lauderdale

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More Than Sports: Big changes in Poland

More Than Sports: Big changes in Poland2017-01-17 10:07:00 | Ninja Priesterjahn, Swatch Major Series

Polish men are on the rise

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Splits, selfies and staying together

Splits, selfies and staying together2017-01-11 15:16:00 | Beach Major Series

The latest social stories from the beach stars

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Meet the men out to win #FTLMajor

Meet the men out to win #FTLMajor 2017-01-10 14:29:00 | Beach Major Series

Can Alison/Bruno start the season with yet more gold?

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Women roll up for #FTLMajor

Women roll up for #FTLMajor2017-01-10 11:15:00 | Beach Major Series

61 entries, 33 new teams and many medals among them…

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More than Sports: “Playing Fort Lauderdale would be a dream come true”

More than Sports: “Playing Fort Lauderdale would be a dream come true”2017-01-09 13:20:00 | Ninja Priesterjahn, Swatch Major Series

Going back to his roots is very challenging for Adrian Carambula

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It’s one month to #FTLMajor!

It’s one month to #FTLMajor!2017-01-07 10:00:00 | Beach Major Series

It’s getting closer…

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See you in February, April!

See you in February, April!2017-01-03 11:00:00 | Beach Major Series

Tuesday Talent: April Ross

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Hello 2017!

Hello 2017!2016-12-31 13:00:00 | Beach Major Series

2016 was great but…

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More Than Sports: Mini-World Tour in Italy

More Than Sports: Mini-World Tour in Italy2016-12-31 12:58:00 | Ninja Priesterjahn, Swatch Major Series

About Indoors Skyballs and strong Belgians

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Making the Team: Some expertise from Slovakia

Making the Team: Some expertise from Slovakia2016-12-30 12:29:00 | Ninja Priesterjahn, Swatch Major Series

Martin Olejnak new head coach in Germany

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There’s nobody quite like Casey

There’s nobody quite like Casey2016-12-27 11:00:00 | Beach Major Series

Tuesday Talent: Casey Patterson

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Season’s greetings from Swatch Major Series

Season’s greetings from Swatch Major Series2016-12-24 12:00:00 | Beach Major Series

Peace on earth and goodwill to all beach volleyball fans

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Kerri and April all set for #FTLMajor

Kerri and April all set for #FTLMajor2016-12-21 11:26:00 | Beach Major Series

Olympic bronze heroes to go for gold in Florida after all

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More Than Sports: Hard-earned Honors

More Than Sports: Hard-earned Honors2016-12-20 16:36:00 | Ninja Priesterjahn, Swatch Major Series

Beach Volleyball players around the world receive awards

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“I’ve never been so close to the stars”

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Paradise is: volunteering in beach volleyball

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50 days to #FTLMajor!

50 days to #FTLMajor!2016-12-19 15:15:00 | Beach Major Series

It’s so close we can almost feel the sand between our toes!

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Brink says bring it on!

Brink says bring it on!2016-12-16 12:06:00 | Beach Major Series

Beach ambassador pumped for Fort Lauderdale

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Delightful Dutch duo reunited!

Delightful Dutch duo reunited!2016-12-15 10:22:00 | Beach Major Series

Meppelink/Van Gestel rekindle their partnership

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Laura’s Florida dream in jeopardy

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Shoulder set-back could rule out Olympic champ in Fort Lauderdale

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The hottest ticket in town!

The hottest ticket in town!2016-12-14 12:53:00 | Beach Major Series

Olympic legend Kerri Pottharst tells it how it is

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Brothers doing it for themselves

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Tuesday Talent: The Brothers Crabb

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New US teams set for #FTLMajor

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More Than Sports: Daddy Not-So-Cool

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Pedro Resende wants to follow in his father's footsteps

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Making The Team: Four blockers on their way to Tokyo

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Vergé-Dépré/Heidrich and Erdmann/Dollinger are facing new challenges

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More Than Sports: The secret weapon of Gallay/Klug

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Argentina’s beach volleyball team has new goals for next season

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Tuesday Talent: Fort Lauderdale's finest

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Nick Lucena set for Fort Lauderdale showdown

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Join the fun in Fort Lauderdale!

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Your chance to be part of the stunning start to the season!

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More Than Sports: Big adventures for the Nummerdors

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Manon and Reinder are facing new challenges

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Exclusive: Say hello to the newest team from Austria!

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Put your hands together for Seidl/Winter!

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Making the Team: Footprints in the Sand

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Step by step with Borger/Kozuch

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Juliana and Taiana win gold in Curitiba

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No place like Curitiba for Juliana. Photocredit: CBV

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More Than Sports: A referee until the very end

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Obituary of Dan Apol

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Bambi awards to brilliance in Brazil

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Plus a new star for 2032 also revealed!

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Guess who’s back on the beach?!

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Brazilian star makes first return after becoming a mom

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Dan Apol 1972-20162016-11-17 13:03:00 | Beach Major Series

Tributes pour in following the sudden death of international beach volleyball referee

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Tuesday Talent: Daniele Lupo’s dream year

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We profile one of the most in-form stars of 2016

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More Than Sports: A big one is switching sides

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Goodbye and hello Paulao

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From F1 to Disneyland with love

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Thin Beast Phil eyeing World Champs glory in 2017

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Phil Dalhausser on the past, present and future of beach volleyball

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2016 Flashback: Rocking the Rothenbaum

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Packed crowds wowed by German golden girls!

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They’ve got some bad, bad habits, baby…

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Our latest hilarious insights from the world of the players

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Tuesday Talent: Czech out Barbora!

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Weekend win is the perfect end to the best season yet

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How to count down the days to Fort Lauderdale

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Off-season? What off-season?

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Beach volleyball is still going strong in November!

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Inspirational Nadine follows her heroes’ footsteps

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Retiring Swiss star honored and privileged to receive FIVB accolade

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2016 Flashback: Top seeds strut their stuff

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Homecoming kings win gold again

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Familiar faces on top in Uberlanda!

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More Than Sports: Who let the dogs out?

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Anouk and Joana – The new team on the block

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Two rising stars of beach volleyball talk to us about their new and exciting partnership

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Spooky stars come out to play for Halloween

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Nightmare on Swatch Majors Series street

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2016 rewind: Fun in Fortaleza and smiles in Sochi

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Fun in Fortaleza and smiles in Sochi

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Swatch Major Series unveils 2017 schedule!

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Get ready for another rollercoaster ride of beach volleyball in 2017

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The 2017 beach volleyball season schedule

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Find out where and when the stars will be competing in 2017…

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Swatch Major Series makes Fort Lauderdale return!

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Season’s opening tournament will kick off in Florida

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How to make the stars smile…

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Winning awards always helps!

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More Than Sports: The secret lives of referees

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The extensive activities of our beach volleyball referees

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 Bruno simply the best!

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Brilliant Brazilian walks away with top prize

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Ludwig crowned Queen of the beach!

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German Swatch World Tour Finals champ takes top awards

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When the World Tour went to China

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Our latest round-up of the 2016 season on the sand

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Tuesday Talent: Ricardo

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We profile a legend of beach volleyball still going strong

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Do you remember Doha?

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More Than Sports: She is the boss off court

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New teams hit the beach in Brasilia

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When Brazil vanquished the rest in Vitoria

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Tuesday Talent: Joana Heidrich

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More than sports: With a little help from Britta

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FIVB World Congress in a nutshell

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Sun, sea, schools, sharks and saying goodbye

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When the Poles kept impressing

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We remember the Rio Grand Slam

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The newest partnership on the block - Borger/Kozuch!

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Memories of Maceió

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Brazil boss it on home sand

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More than sports: Off-season special

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Tuesday Talent: Bruno Oscar Schmidt

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We pay homage to the Brazilian Olympic hero

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New teams, training and tying the knot…

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Elzir’s final farewell

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Top referee waves goodbye to the beach

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Beach stars' appointment with the President

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Olympic athletes meet Barack Obama

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Stats the way we like Toronto! – Part 2

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It started with a Kish

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Stats the way we like Toronto! – Part 1

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Familiar faces on top on Brazilian tour

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Larissa/Talita and Ricardo/Andre win gold on home sand

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Bombshell in Brazil – meet the newest team!

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Four more years for Laura and Kira!

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More than sports: Off-season special

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Family time for Nick and Phil

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Top five stories at the #TorontoFinals: Number 1

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Isabelle says bye bye to the beach

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Top five stories at #TorontoFinals: Number 2

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Austria and Germany initiate big changes in their national beach volleyball federations

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Top five stories at #TorontoFinals: Number 3

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Top five stories at #TorontoFinals: Number 4

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Top five stories at #TorontoFinals: Number 5

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We countdown our favorites moments from the finals…

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Merci beaucoup Toronto!

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We’ve had a blast…thank you for the memories!

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Super Sunday on social media

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Laura and Kira win historic #TorontoFinals gold

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Alison/Bruno claim #TorontoFinals gold!

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Olympic and Swatch World Tour Finals double for the Brazilians

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We’re second best says Pedro Solberg

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Bruno reflects on breathtaking season

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Olympic champ looks back on yet another gold

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#TorontoFinals champs reflect on golden season

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Emotional Nadine says goodbye with silver

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Awesome Alison/Bruno earn all-Brazilian final

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Brazil v Brazil in the #TorontoFinals

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Brazilians get revenge to go for gold

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Evandro/Pedro Solberg power through to the final

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Swatch World Tour Finals presents: Super Sunday!

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Both gold medal matches moved to last day of the tournament

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Social Saturday at the #TorontoFinals

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Saxton/Schalk aim to keep things steady in the semis

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Canadians going for glory on Super Sunday after quarterfinal delight

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Spring chicken John loving life on court

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No stopping Bourne/Hyden as they crush countrymen to book semi spot

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A perfect end to the season for the Swiss

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Europeans rule the roost after Isa and Anouk win

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Saxton/Schalk flying the flag for Canada!

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Home heroes haul themselves into the quarterfinals

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Binstock/Schachter wave goodbye to Polson Pier

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Canadians bite the dust as Poles prove their point

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Laura and Kira aiming for the triple crown!

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German girls move one step closer to winning another gold

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Fitting finale for Nadine’s final game

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How’s this for a women’s semifinal line-up?!

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Who meets who in the men’s draw?

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The wait is over for Saxton/Schalk!

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Canadian boys wow the Center Court crowd

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The social story on a #TorontoFinals Friday

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What the stars had to say online after another exciting day’s play

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Trio advance straight to men’s quarters

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Joy for Brazil, Poland and Latvia in the pool play

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What a turnaround!

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Two teams make it through after two defeats

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Sorry we lost! – Canadian girls bite the dust

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Swiss comeback to book quarterfinal place

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Friday feeling at #TorontoFinals!

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It’s crunch time at Polson Pier

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#TorontoFinals through the eyes of the athletes!

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Get ready for the women’s elimination!

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Feast your eyes on these knockout clashes

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Swiss stars get revenge for Klagenfurt

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Bad day at the office for Laura and Kira at #TorontoFinals

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Wait for home men’s victory goes on

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Saxton/Schalk still looking for win but joy for Italians

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Imperious Poles on show at Polson Pier!

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What a day for the pride of Poland!