Beach volleyball is a team sport played by two teams of six players on a sand court divided by a net. Similar to indoor volleyball, the objective of the game is to send the ball over the net and to ground it on the opponent's side of the court.
Beach volleyball was a demonstration sport at the 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona, at which Sinjin Smith and Randy Stoklos won the men's tournament, and Karolyn Kirby and Nancy Reno won the women's. Beach volleyball was introduced as an official Olympic sport in 1996. A total of 24 teams take part in each beach volleyball Olympic tournament.
Beach volleyball is a team sport, a kind of volleyball. The players have two teams (2 per side) and play on a sand court divided by a net . Related pages [ change | change source ]
Beach volleyball, a variation of the game played on sand and with only two players per team, became a FIVB-endorsed variation in 1987 and was added to the Olympic program at the 1996 Summer Olympics.
Beach volleyball players at Gdynia/Poland. Beach volleyball players at Huntington Beach/California. Spanish Championship 2004 in Laredo (Cantabria) Spanish Championship 2004 in Laredo (Cantabria) A beach volleyball ball. Woman performing a set.
The FIVB Beach Volleyball World Championships is the double-gender world championship for the sport of beach volleyball organized by the Fédération Internationale de Volleyball ( FIVB) the sport's global governing body. The first official edition of the event was held in Los Angeles, United States in 1997 and tournaments had been awarded ...
The FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour (known between 2003 and 2012 as the FIVB Beach Volleyball Swatch World Tour for sponsorship reasons) is the worldwide professional beach volleyball tour for both men and women organized by the Fédération Internationale de Volleyball (), the sport's global governing body.
Popeye: Beach Volleyball (ポパイのビーチバレーボール) is a summer sports-related Game Gear video game that was released exclusively in Japan. The game was based on comic strip of same name created by E. C. Segar. Summary
2021. Organised by. Asian Volleyball Confederation. Website. asianvolleyball .net. The Asian Beach Volleyball Championships is an international beach volleyball competition held every year in Asia and Oceania contested by the double-gender beach volleyball of the members of Asian Volleyball Confederation .