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Beach ParaVolley to be featured in the AeQuilibrium Beach Volley Marathon

The discipline has been nominated to be added to the Paralympic games in 2028 and is debuting on the Venetian beach with a tournament meant to break down all barriers: two categories – to be played sitting or standing- will allow athletes, with or without a disability, to compete together for the first time It is called Beach ParaVolley Marathon …

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Smooth sailing for Italy in the Golden Nations League competition

Italy’s complete domination of the 2022 Sitting Volleyball Women’s European Golden Nations League was the highlight of the competition that wrapped up in the centre of Slovenian and European paravolley on Sunday afternoon. The professionalism of Italy clearly put them in a league of their own and all their hard training paid off and was evident from start to finish. …

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April is Women’s competitions month!

The month of April is Women’s competitions month with the staging of two high level events, starting with the first edition of the Women’s Champions Cup which took place in Pisa (ITA) between 1st and 3rd April. This competition was of a very high level which saw the Italian club of Dream Volley Pisa take the 1st Place against the …

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Women’s Champions Cup coming up!

After the successful men’s Champions Cup competition which took place in Nola (ITA) between 25th and 27th March, it is now the turn for the women’s club teams to shine. Taking place again on Italian soil but this time in Pisa, the competition will start on 1st April until 3rd April and will see four teams fight it out for …

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Successful Men’s Sitting Volleyball Champions Cup

Last weekend saw the resurrected sitting volleyball Champions Cup competition take place in Nola (ITA) with 6 teams from all over Europe converging over to the city. Fans were in for a treat as the national champions from Bosnia Herzegovina, Croatia, Germany, Hungary,Italy and Poland played each other to decide on who would be crowned the champion. Two days of …

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Inaugural Champions Cup competition coming up!

The first ever edition of the Champions Cup competition organised by the City of Nola (ITA) will kick off on Friday at 17.00 with the men’s event. The competition is looking fierce with the teams from OKI Fantomi Sarajevo (BIH), IOK Zagreb (CRO), Bayer 04 Leverkusen (GER), Mozdulj Mozgáskorlátozottak Sportegyesülete (HUN), Nola Città dei Gigli (ITA), ParaVolley Silesia (POL) and …

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Sarajevo’s competitions wrap up

If you have missed all the action from the Golden Nations League – Men and Silver Nations League – Women, there is still one more day to go with all the information available here: https://gnl2022men.paravolley.eu/news https://snl2022women.paravolley.eu/news All the games are on our YouTube page SILVER NATIONS LEAGUE – WOMEN – DAY 3 GOLDEN NATIONS LEAGUE – MEN – DAY 3

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Sarajevo gearing up for two Nations League competitions

The 2022 Nations League competition edition is starting this Friday in Sarajevo with not one but two events. Hosted by the Savez Sjedece Odbojke Federation, the Golden Nations League Men and the Silver Nations League women events will take place between Friday 18th and Sunday 20th March. The teams below will be respectively competing for the Golden and Silver crowns: …

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World ParaVolley Statement

ParaVolley Europe is fully aligned with the World ParaVolley statement below concerning the Russian invasion of Ukraine. The safety and well-being of all our athletes is paramount for us and we hope for a swift and peaceful resolution of the conflict. Official Statement by the World ParaVolley Board of Directors

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Obituary – Jouke de Haan (1947 – 2022)

It is with great sadness that the world of sitting volleyball bids goodbye to a true legend of the discipline after many years spent dedicated to its development. Jouke de Haan coached the national sitting volleyball teams of the Netherlands, Germany and Egypt with great success and was instrumental in the development of the sitting volleyball teams of Rwanda that led to their …

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