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Thursday, July 31, 2014
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Players: 8728 6407 15135
Tournaments: 1556 1131 2687
 
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Rob Baily 45
Vanessa Malone 43
Georgios Batistatos 39
Jennifer Kessy 37
Guillem Alberti Mendez 36
Rob Maloney 36
Teemu Tolonen 35
Natasha Strydom 33
Laura Cavalluzzi 33
Derek Sorensen 32
Jean Luc Mbonyuwontuma 31
Martin Nemec 30
Danijel Pokersnik 30
Erin Pesonen 29
Arthur Baziri 29
Sandie Lauritsen 29
Janis Smedins 27
Casey Gioia 26
Tara Mueller 25
Benjamin Abbott 23
Amos Bar-Joseph 22
Dzhesika Nikolova 22
Andrew Kocur 20
Taina Silva 19
Bruno Santiago 17
Denis Lopez 15
 
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Beach Volleyball History
In 1966
Ron Lang and Ron Von Hagen won the Parks & Rec Manhattan Beach Open.  It was the 24th win for Ron Lang, the 7th win for Ron Von Hagen, and the 3rd win for the team.
In 1977
Gary Hooper and Steve Obradovich won the Parks & Rec Laguna Beach Open.  It was the 4th win for Gary Hooper, the 2nd win for Steve Obradovich, and the 1st win for the team.
In 1977
Nancy Cohen and Kathy Gregory won the Parks & Rec Orville and Wilbur's Marine Street Open.  It was the 3rd win for Nancy Cohen, the 13th win for Kathy Gregory, and the 2nd win for the team.
In 1983
Sinjin Smith and Randy Stoklos won the Parks & Rec Jose Cuervo Colorado Open.  It was the 34th win for Sinjin Smith, the 12th win for Randy Stoklos, and the 11th win for the team.
In 1988
Mike Dodd and Tim Hovland won the AVP Milwaukee Open.  It was the 43rd win for Mike Dodd, the 40th win for Tim Hovland, and the 39th win for the team.
In 1994
Adam Johnson and Randy Stoklos won the AVP Nestea Belmar Open.  It was the 14th win for Adam Johnson, the 119th win for Randy Stoklos, and the 3rd win for the team.
In 1994
Jan Kvalheim and Bjorn Maaseide won the FIVB French Open.  It was the 4th win for Jan Kvalheim, the 4th win for Bjorn Maaseide, and the 4th win for the team.
In 1994
Karolyn Kirby and Liz Masakayan won the WPVA Long Beach Volleyfest '94.  It was the 55th win for Karolyn Kirby, the 32nd win for Liz Masakayan, and the 24th win for the team.
In 1994
Sandra Pires and Jackie Silva won the AVP Nestea Belmar Open.  It was the 2nd win for Sandra Pires, the 47th win for Jackie Silva, and the 2nd win for the team.
In 1995
Roberto Lopes and Franco Neto won the FIVB Japan Open.  It was the 9th win for Roberto Lopes, the 7th win for Franco Neto, and the 7th win for the team.
In 2004
Rachel Scott and Kerri Walsh Jennings won the FIVB A1 Grand Slam presented by Nokia.  It was the 2nd win for Rachel Scott, the 29th win for Kerri Walsh Jennings, and the 2nd win for the team.
In 2005
Patrick Heuscher and Stefan Kobel won the FIVB Beach Volleyball Paris-Ile de France Grand Slam.  It was the 5th win for Patrick Heuscher, the 6th win for Stefan Kobel, and the 5th win for the team.
In 2005
Eugenio Amore and Riccardo Fenili won the FIVB Italy Satellite.  It was the 2nd win for Eugenio Amore, the 3rd win for Riccardo Fenili, and the 2nd win for the team.
In 2005
Mykola Babich and Oleg Nikolaev won the FIVB Ukrzernoprom Challenger'2005.  It was the 2nd win for Mykola Babich, the 1st win for Oleg Nikolaev, and the 1st win for the team.
In 2005
Svitlana Baburina and Galyna Osheyko won the FIVB Italy Satellite.  It was the 1st win for Svitlana Baburina, the 1st win for Galyna Osheyko, and the 1st win for the team.
In 2005
Marleen Van Iersel and Marloes Wesselink won the   CEV U20 European Championships.  It was the 1st win for Marleen Van Iersel, the 1st win for Marloes Wesselink, and the 1st win for the team.
In 2005
Janis Smedins and Toms Smedins won the   CEV U20 European Championships.  It was the 1st win for Janis Smedins, the 2nd win for Toms Smedins, and the 1st win for the team.
In 2010
Juliana Felisberta and Larissa Franca won the FIVB A1 Grand Slam 10 presented by Volksbank.  It was the 37th win for Juliana Felisberta, the 37th win for Larissa Franca, and the 36th win for the team.
In 2011
Phil Dalhausser and Todd Rogers won the FIVB Mazuri Orlen Grand Slam.  It was the 65th win for Phil Dalhausser, the 76th win for Todd Rogers, and the 63rd win for the team.
In 2011
Sona Novakova and Tereza Tobiasova won the   CEV Varna Challenger.  It was the 5th win for Sona Novakova, the 1st win for Tereza Tobiasova, and the 1st win for the team.
In 2011
John Hyden and Sean Scott won the   Corona Light Wide Open Chicago.  It was the 12th win for John Hyden, the 14th win for Sean Scott, and the 9th win for the team.
In 2011
Thomas Kaczmarek and Alexander Walkenhorst won the   CEV Varna Challenger.  It was the 6th win for Thomas Kaczmarek, the 4th win for Alexander Walkenhorst, and the 3rd win for the team.
In 2011
Jenny Kropp and Whitney Pavlik won the   Corona Light Wide Open Chicago.  It was the 5th win for Jenny Kropp, the 5th win for Whitney Pavlik, and the 5th win for the team.
 
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7/30/2014
Top teams on track on the opening day of the U19 World Championships
Porto, Portugal, July 30, 2014 - All but one the top teams at the FIVB Beach Volleyball U19 World Championships in Porto lived up to the expectations on the opening day of main draw.
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Perfect start for German and Russian girls at the U19 in Porto
Porto, Portugal, July 30, 2014 – Germany’s Sarah Schneider and Lisa Arnholdt and Russia’s Nadezda Makroguzova and Daria Rudykh had a perfect start at the FIVB U19 World Championships in Porto.
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Venezuela takes early pool lead at the U19 World Championships
Porto, Portugal, July 30, 2014 - In a tough pool with teams from strongholds USA and Brazil, Venezuela’s Jose Gregorio Gomez and Rolando Hernandez boldly took the lead on the first day of main draw at the FIVB U19 World Championships.
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Eleven unbeaten teams in women’s main draw at FIVB Klagenfurt A1 Grand Slam
Klagenfurt, Austria, July 30, 2014 — They came to play were the words of the day Wednesday as 11 women’s teams from eight countries won their first two of three round-robin pool play matches during Wednesday’s start of the 32-team women’s main draw at the immensely popular double-gender US$800,000 FIVB Klagenfurt A1 Grand Slam.
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Eight teams earn men’s main draw spots at FIVB Klagenfurt A1 Grand Slam
Klagenfurt, Austria, July 30, 2014 — Cloudy skies, light intermittent rain and cooler temperatures didn’t dampen any of the boiling action on the churning sand Wednesday as eight men’s teams from eight countries came into their own sunshine to advance from two rounds of a qualification tournament to complete the field for Thursday’s start of the 32-team main draw at the ever-popular double-gender US$800,000 FIVB Klagenfurt A1 Grand Slam.
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Lucky losers from Lithuania happy with second chance at the U19 in Porto
Porto, Portugal, July 30, 2014 - Initially Lituania’s Marius Barauskis thought his international debut at the FIVB U19 World Championships would only last one day since he and Edgaras Bartkus were eliminated in the final round of the qualification tournament.
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7/29/2014
Eight qualifiers and six lucky losers into U19 World Championships main draw
Porto, Portugal, July 29, 2014 - Eight winning teams from qualification and six lucky losers from eleven different countries were added to the main draw of the FIVB Beach Volleyball U19 World Championships in Porto on Tuesday.
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Welsch/Bieneck into U19 main draw with a little help from ‘big sis’ Victoria
Porto, Portugal, July 29, 2014 - Leonie Welsch and Constanze Bieneck made it into the main draw of the FIVB Beach Volleyball U19 World Championships in Porto on Tuesday.
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Eight teams advance to women’s main draw at FIVB Klagenfurt A1 Grand Slam
Klagenfurt, Austria, July 29, 2014 — Two rounds of gritty, in-your-face battles Tuesday netted eight teams from six countries to advance to Wednesday’s start of the 32-team main draw at the vastly popular double-gender US$800,000 FIVB Klagenfurt A1 Grand Slam.
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Australia’s Guehrer and Hunter take first stepping-stone at U19
Porto, Portugal, July 29, 2014 – Max Guehrer and John Hunt took their first stepping-stone at the FIVB Beach Volleyball U19 World Championships in Porto on Tuesday.
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Iconic $800,000 FIVB Klagenfurt A1 Grand Slam starts in Austria
Klagenfurt, Austria, July 29, 2014 — In reality it has been gone for only one season, but it seems much longer, but the Fédération Internationale de Volleyball (FIVB) returns its FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour this week to Austria for the vastly popular and incredibly iconic double-gender US$800,000 FIVB Klagenfurt A1 Grand Slam.
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TALKIN’ STATS: 2014 FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour—July 29
Lausanne, Switzerland, July 29, 2014 — Brilliant, bountiful and boundless can only be the words to describe last week’s double-gender ASICS World Series of Beach Volleyball, a $1,000,000 FIVB Grand Slam held in Long Beach (Calif.), USA.
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7/28/2014
Medal winners return to Porto for the U19 World Championships
Porto, Portugal, July 28, 2014 - Some of last year’s medal winners will return this week to the 13th edition of the FIVB Beach Volleyball U19 World Championships in Porto. The Portuguese city is staging the age group event for the second year in a row.
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2014 FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour update after 11 events
Lausanne, Switzerland, July 28, 2014 — Returning to the United States for the second straight year after an absence of a decade, the Fédération Internationale de Volleyball (FIVB) will now resume the European portion on the calendar of its 2014 FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour.
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