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Thursday, August 17, 2017
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Players: 9943 7493 17436
Tournaments: 1726 1307 3033
 
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Darmi Sudarmi 51
Laura Menon 50
Corey Kleven 47
John Lewis 45
Roland Jungwirth 45
Art Barron 43
Marcia Bradbeer 42
Inguna Minusa 40
Dif Nadjib 39
Jani Saisa 39
Jeff Wootton 35
Luca Foschini 35
Iuliana Elena Farcas 35
Samaa Miyagawa 34
Isabelle Pahlsson 33
Wang Pan 33
Janis Straume 31
Daniela Hradecka 28
Casey Santamaria 27
Chris Flood 26
Lizi Cambula 23
Antti Ropponen 22
Allie Elson 21
Rajahl Moxey 21
Kaewta Noramart 20
Kseniia Timofeeva 20
Ieva Petrova 18
 
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Beach Volleyball History
In 1963
Mike Bright and Mike O'Hara won the Parks & Rec Manhattan Beach Open.  It was the 10th win for Mike Bright, the 17th win for Mike O'Hara, and the 10th win for the team.
In 1975
Greg Lee and Jim Menges won the Parks & Rec Winston Manhattan Beach Open.  It was the 12th win for Greg Lee, the 12th win for Jim Menges, and the 10th win for the team.
In 1980
Andy Fishburn and Dane Selznick won the Parks & Rec Santa Monica Sports and Arts Festival Open.  It was the 11th win for Andy Fishburn, the 8th win for Dane Selznick, and the 6th win for the team.
In 1980
Peter Ehrman and Karch Kiraly won the Parks & Rec Hawaii State Open.  It was the 1st win for Peter Ehrman, the 12th win for Karch Kiraly, and the 1st win for the team.
In 1980
Ann Cunningham and Nina Matthies won the Parks & Rec Hermosa Beach Open.  It was the 4th win for Ann Cunningham, the 11th win for Nina Matthies, and the 3rd win for the team.
In 1986
Linda Hanley and Nina Matthies won the AVP Miller Lite Chicago Open.  It was the 30th win for Linda Hanley, the 39th win for Nina Matthies, and the 28th win for the team.
In 1986
Sinjin Smith and Randy Stoklos won the AVP Lite Beer Chicago Open.  It was the 64th win for Sinjin Smith, the 40th win for Randy Stoklos, and the 39th win for the team.
In 1991
Karch Kiraly and Kent Steffes won the AVP Jose Cuervo Gold Crown Santa Cruz.  It was the 45th win for Karch Kiraly, the 15th win for Kent Steffes, and the 7th win for the team.
In 1997
Adam Johnson and Karch Kiraly won the AVP Miller Lite Minneapolis Open.  It was the 32nd win for Adam Johnson, the 129th win for Karch Kiraly, and the 4th win for the team.
In 1997
Ze Marco de Melo and Emanuel Rego won the FIVB Belgium Open.  It was the 14th win for Ze Marco de Melo, the 14th win for Emanuel Rego, and the 14th win for the team.
In 1997
Lisa Arce and Holly McPeak won the FIVB Korea Open.  It was the 14th win for Lisa Arce, the 48th win for Holly McPeak, and the 14th win for the team.
In 2003
Rebekka Kadijk and Marrit Leenstra won the FIVB Lianyungang Open.  It was the 1st win for Rebekka Kadijk, the 1st win for Marrit Leenstra, and the 1st win for the team.
In 2003
Patrick Heuscher and Stefan Kobel won the FIVB Switzerland Satellite.  It was the 3rd win for Patrick Heuscher, the 4th win for Stefan Kobel, and the 3rd win for the team.
In 2003
Brent Doble and Karch Kiraly won the AVP Huntington Beach Open Presented by Bud Light.  It was the 5th win for Brent Doble, the 143rd win for Karch Kiraly, and the 2nd win for the team.
In 2014
Phil Dalhausser and Sean Rosenthal won the AVP Manhattan Beach Open.  It was the 76th win for Phil Dalhausser, the 23rd win for Sean Rosenthal, and the 8th win for the team.
In 2014
Mike Placek and Austin Rester won the   NVL Milwaukee Indy Fest.  It was the 1st win for Mike Placek, the 2nd win for Austin Rester, and the 1st win for the team.
In 2014
April Ross and Kerri Walsh Jennings won the AVP Manhattan Beach Open.  It was the 38th win for April Ross, the 121st win for Kerri Walsh Jennings, and the 11th win for the team.
In 2014
Karolina Marciniak and Priscilla Piantadosi-Lima won the   NVL Milwaukee Indy Fest.  It was the 4th win for Karolina Marciniak, the 3rd win for Priscilla Piantadosi-Lima, and the 3rd win for the team.
In 2016
Laura Ludwig and Kira Walkenhorst won the FIVB 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games.  It was the 19th win for Laura Ludwig, the 12th win for Kira Walkenhorst, and the 10th win for the team.
 
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8/17/2017
Mol/Sørum poised to take Norway back to Europe’s Beach Volleyball elite
Jurmala, Latvia, August 17, 2017. Norway has traditionally been a force to reckon with in Beach Volleyball – you just need to mention the names of Bjørn Maaseide, Jan Kvalheim, Vegard Høidalen and Jørre Andre Kjemperud and you will be listing a good share of Europe’s Beach Volleyball pioneers.
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8/16/2017
Kolosinska and Gruszczynska look to turn the unexpected partnership into success
Jurmala, Latvia, August 16, 2017. It was a good season thus far for newly paired Kinga Kolosinska and Jagoda Gruszczynska, the only female team from Poland competing at #EuroBeachVolley in Jurmala.
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German women off to flying start in Jurmala with four wins out of five matches
Jurmala, Latvia, August 16, 2017. Teams from Germany lived up to their status and reputation on the opening day of the 2017 #EuroBeachVolley Final in Jurmala as four out of five won their respective opening matches in women’s pool play.
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Lehtonen & Tuominen discover what they have in common at #EuroBeachVolley…
Jurmala, Latvia, August 16, 2017. When arriving in Jurmala earlier this week, Finland already made Beach Volleyball history with their largest contingent – four teams – to compete at the #EuroBeachVolley Final since the continental championship started back in the early ‘90s.
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Eight years on, European champion Jursone remains a role model to look up to
Jurmala, Latvia, August 16, 2017. Back in 2009, Inese Jursone and Inguna Minusa made history for Latvia as they claimed gold from the European Championship Final held in Sochi, Russia.
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‘Lion King’ and ‘Terminator’ mesmerise Latvian crowd on #EuroBeachVolley opening day
Jurmala, Latvia, August 17, 2017. As many as 12 men’s teams finished the first competition day at the #EuroBeachVolley Final in Jurmala with an impeccable record of two wins in as many matches.
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8/15/2017
‘Lion King’ invites fans to unforgettable #EuroBeachVolley
Jurmala, Latvia, August 15, 2017. Europe’s top Beach Volleyball teams could not ask for a more iconic stage where to perform than the 3,300-capacity stadium the organisers of the 2017 #EuroBeachVolley Final have set up right by the Baltic Sea in Jurmala.
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Beach Volleyball party of the year about to unfold in Jurmala!
Jurmala, Latvia, August 15, 2017. It has been only ten days since the 2017 edition of the FIVB Beach Volleyball World Championship ended in Vienna – and it is already time for Europe’s Beach Volleyball top players to take to the court again.
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8/13/2017
Russia and France triumph with gold at CEV-EEVZA Satellite in Yantarny
Yantarny, Russia, August 13, 2017. The double-gender CEV-EEVZA Satellite in Yantarny finished on Sunday with semi-final and final matches – and teams from France and Russia standing on top of the men’s and women’s podiums, respectively.
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Slovenia take men’s gold in Vaduz as Spain and Sweden triumph in Youth Continental Cup qualifier
Vaduz, Liechtenstein, August 13, 2017. The 13th edition of the international Beach Volleyball tournament annually held in Vaduz ended happily and successfully on Sunday.
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8/12/2017
Swiss qualifiers triumph with gold in Vaduz
Vaduz, Liechtenstein, August 12, 2017. Jolien Sinnema/Joy Stubbe of the Netherlands had moved straight to the semi-finals of the CEV Satellite in Vaduz with three straight victories but their winning streak ended there when playing Swiss qualifiers Nicole Eiholzer and Dunja Gerson.
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'Easy' day for favourites, busy one for local stars in Yantarny
Saturday the #CEVSatellite in Yantarny started with matches of the third round of winners bracket. Organizers had to face a lot of troubles after a tornado had stormed over the Baltic see and the beach sports complex in Yantarny.
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8/11/2017
Foreign teams upset Russian fans on first day of Main Draw at #CEVSatellite Yantarny
Yantarny, Russia, August 11, 2017. The Main Draw of the double-gender CEV-EEVZA Satellite started on Friday at the premises of Yantarny beach in the Kaliningrad Region.
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Dutchwomen comfortably progress to CEV Satellite Vaduz semis
Vaduz, Liechtenstein, August 11, 2017. Jolien Sinnema/Joy Stubbe of the Netherlands extended on Friday their winning streak to secure a spot in the semis of the CEV Satellite in Vaduz.
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Olympic & world champions Ludwig & Walkenhorst headline World Tour Finals wild card selections
Lausanne, Switzerland, August 11, 2017 - Recently-crowned world champions Laura Ludwig and Kira Walkenhorst of Germany headline the list of eight teams named here on Friday as wild card selections for the 2017 Swatch Beach Volleyball FIVB World Tour Finals presented by Vodafone to be held from August 23 to 27 in Hamburg, Germany.
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8/10/2017
CEV Satellite continues in Vaduz with busy schedule
Vaduz, Liechtenstein, August 10, 2017. Next to tandems from another five nations, two teams from Germany and one from Switzerland qualified on Thursday for the men’s Main Draw of the CEV Satellite in Vaduz, which will start on Friday morning.
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Top seeds make it through qualification round at CEV-EEVZA Satellite Yantarny
Yantarny, Russia, August 10, 2017. A double-gender CEV-EEVZA Satellite got underway on Thursday at the local beach sports complex in Yantarny – a seaside resort in Kaliningrad Region. The event started with the qualification round where the pre-favourites confirmed their status and eventually secured their spot in the Main Draw.
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Upcoming Tournaments
Dates Tour Tournament Gender Purse
Aug 16-20 CEV European Championship Final, Jurmala, Latvia M € 100,000
Aug 16-20 CEV European Championship Final, Jurmala, Latvia W € 100,000
Aug 17-20 AVP Manhattan Beach Open M $112,500
Aug 17-20 AVP Manhattan Beach Open W $112,500
Aug 23-27 FIVB Swatch Beach Volleyball FIVB World Tour Finals, Hamburg, Germany M US$400,000
Aug 23-27 FIVB Swatch Beach Volleyball FIVB World Tour Finals, Hamburg, Germany W US$400,000
Aug 24-27 CEV Jr/Youth U18 Beach Volleyball European Championship, Kazan, Russia M
Aug 24-27 CEV Jr/Youth U18 Beach Volleyball European Championship, Kazan, Russia W
Aug 31-Sep 3 AVP Chicago Championships M&W $225,000
Sep 7-10 CEV Jr/Youth U20 Beach Volleyball European Championship, Vulcano, Italy M
Sep 7-10 CEV Jr/Youth U20 Beach Volleyball European Championship, Vulcano, Italy W
Sep 8-9 FIVB Montpellier One Star, France M US$10,000
Sep 15-17 NORCECA Norceca Beach Volleyball Circuit Dominican Republic, Punta Cana M&W TBD



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