Beach ParaVolley

Meet the new Commissioners!

Further to the decision of the PVE Board of Administration back in October 2022 to appoint individual Commissioners for Beach, Coaches and Referees, the Sport Department is pleased to introduce the three individuals who will work for the next 12 months in the three areas highlighted below. Referee Commissioner – Dimos Kostopoulos Coach Commissioner – Lorenzo Giacobbi Beach Commissioner – …

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WPV President whirlwind visit to Europe

Barry Couzner, World ParaVolley president, was invited by FIPAV and Paravolley Europe to attend meetings in Italy and Slovenia to discuss many topics such as development in Europe, Italiy as an example of good practise with Paravolley and strong support from NPC Italy for the future of our disciplines. He then ended up his European trip in Sarajevo (BIH), host …

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Competition-full summer

If you thought the time of competitions was over, rest assured that this is not the case as ParaVolley Europe have a busy program planned throughout June and July! The summer will kick off with the inaugural edition of the Men & Women Sitting Volleyball Euroleague which will take place in Myslowice (POL) between 10th and 12th June where 6 …

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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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Updated Rules of the Game

World ParaVolley Board has published the updated Rules of the Game for sitting volleyball and beach paravolley for the period 2022-24.  As the two strategic disciplines of World ParaVolley, it was important that these Rules were updated as deemed necessary by the membership of the two Committees that had coaches, players, referees providing input. The Chair of the Rules of …

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Ljubljana welcomes first ever international Beach ParaVolley tournament

Between 27th and 29th July 2021, Slovenia’s capital will host the 2021 Lidl Slovenija Open Beach ParaVolley, which is the maiden international Beach ParaVolley tournament that will welcome 15 teams from nine different countries. The teams will compete in four different categories: Beach ParaVolley (Standing) and Sitting Beach Volleyball, both of them divided in two categories by gender. Although, Beach …

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Time to register for the 2021 Slovenia Open Beach ParaVolley!

The 2021 Slovenia Open Beach ParaVolley competition is now taking registrations with no fewer than four separate events to be held:  Women’s Beach ParaVolley (Standing)  Men’s Beach ParaVolley (Standing)  Women’s Sitting Beach Volleyball  Men’s Sitting Beach Volleyball  The competitions will take place in Ljubljana (SLO) between 27th and 29th July 2021 and you will find below links to the following …

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Announcing the 2021 Slovenia Beach ParaVolley Open

In a bid to promote the discipline of Beach ParaVolley, ParaVolley Europe is venturing into the organisation of the: SLOVENIA OPEN – BEACH PARAVOLLEY  (Standing & Sitting) It will consist of one tournaments being held in Ljubljana, the capital city of Slovenia, between the 26th and 29th of July. The mid-week competition will take place during the FIVB Beach Volleyball …

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Several European teams to take part in the first Beach ParaVolley World Series

No fewer than 4 Men’s teams will represent Europe at the first Beach ParaVolley World Series open which will take place in Pingtan (CHN) between 9th and 12th May. Germany’s Elmar Werner Sommer, Reisepass Wiesenthal, and Torben SchieweSlovakia’s Juraj Kucej, Martin Dubovsky, Rudolf Makovini.Poland’s Adam Piotr Stępień, Artur Stanislaw Wąsowicz, and Rafal Jerzy WojtowiczPoland’s Michal Wypych, Bartlomiej Janusz Synowiec, and …

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