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Sitting & Standing Volleyball in Europe

Results from the Sitting Volleyball Grand Prix in Wroclaw (POL) – 8/9 October 2016

Over the weekend, six men sitting volleyball teams (three of which national teams from Poland, Georgia  and Italy and three Polish clubs) took part in the GRAND PRIX WROCLAW tournament which was organised by Start Wroclaw. The first half of the competition saw the teams being split in two groups and playing each other once. […]

World ParaVolley International Referee Course – Dec. 7-11, Tokyo, Japan

Following confirmation at the time of the Paralympics, it is with great pleasure that the World ParaVolley Sport Department, with the close cooperation of its Referee Commission and hosts the Japan Para-Volleyball Association, is pleased to announce the next International Referee Course, which will be held in conjunction with Japan’s National Championship. This International  Course […]

Updated Event Registration information!

In order to better promote the sport, ParaVolley Europe has put together a table detailing what type of communication and media requirements are expected from the organisers depending on the type of competition organised. You will find further details by clicking on the link below: Help us promote and grow the sport! Please follow […]

Successful SubZonal 3 Women Sitting Volleyball Competition

The SubZonal 3 Women competition which took place at the Palagolfo in Follonica (ITA) was a great success and saw some fantastic games taking place. Below is the competition final ranking: Strong side SLO finished first with two wins and one loss.  They were indeed surprised by the host ITA beating them in a 5 set epic game […]

Friendly Sitting Volleyball matches in Zaanstad (NED)

On 23rd, 24th and 25th September, the city of Zaanstad in Holland hosted a series of 4 friendly games between the Men’s National Teams of Italy and The Netherlands. The weekend was used to promote the sport of Sitting Volleybal in Holland. The event took place to coincide with the opening of the new TOP sportcentre where […]

ParaVolley Development Liaison Expert attends the Sports Enable Disabled Youth seminar in Massari (ITA)

Development Liaison Expert Ferhat ESATBEYOGLU attended the seminar entitled “Sport Unified: how sport is a tool for inclusion of diversity” on behalf of ParaVolley Europe. From 15 to 20 September ENGSO Youth organized a seminar in Sassari, Italy to educate (future) coaches and physical education teachers on how to adjust sport for disabled young people.  Almost 40 youth […]

Women SubZone 3 Tournament to take place in Follonica (ITA) – 1st & 2nd October 2016

Follonica (ITA) is ready to host the ParaVolley Europe Sub-Zone 3 Women with the participation of the National Teams of Italy, Croatia, Slovenia and Hungary. The tournament will take place at the PalaGolfo “Raul Micheli” on Saturday 1st October starting at 10:00 am with Italy playing against Croatia before returning to the field in the […]

Sitting Volleyball activity during the European Week of Sport in Malta

For the second consecutive year, Birkirkara Volleyball Club and ParaVolley Malta joined forces to organise a sitting volleyball activity, called ‘Sitting Volley: Have-a-Go Day’ as part of the European Week of Sport, organised by the European Union and coordinated in Malta by Sport Malta. The event’s purpose is to encourage as many European residents as […]

Obituary: Viktor DYAKOV (1938 – 2016)

The Head coach of the Russian national sitting volleyball team Viktor Dyakov passed away on 10th September 2016 after long illness. Viktor Dyakov was the founder of the team “Rodnik” (Ekaterinburg) which won the national championship more than ten times. The team “Rodnik” (Ekaterinburg) is the base club for the Russian national team and under Viktor’s […]

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