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3 hrs ago | The Wave

Brazil's Franca takes next step in comeback

The qualifying round of the ASICS World Series of Volleyball on Tuesday at Alamitos Beach was mostly a chance for a large handful of international teams to earn a spot in the main 32-team draw for the international tourney that starts with pool play today.


Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Jake Gibb, Nicole Branagh, Summer Olympic, Phil Dalhausser

7 hrs ago | Bendigo Advertiser

Hynes in historic national GP team

VOLLEYBALLER Eliza Karley Hynes is bound for eastern Europe as part of a history-making tour with the Australian national women's team.


Tue Jul 22, 2014

LA Daily News

Long Beach Grand Slam: Jake Gibb, Casey Patterson still confident in beach volleyball

When Jake Gibb and Casey Patterson joined forces in 2013, they couldn't have gotten off to a better start.


Related Topix: Jake Gibb, Summer Olympic, Phil Dalhausser, Sports, Sean Rosenthal, Olympics, Olympic Beach Volleyball, Summer Olympics

LA Daily News

Beach volleyball player Tri Bourne tries to keep pace with generation gap

Surrounded by a sea of veteran U.S. players on the FIVB tour, Tri Bourne is trying to keep up and not just on the beach volleyball court.


Related Topix: Sports, Talita Rocha, Larissa Franca, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Kerri Walsh Jennings, Olympic Beach Volleyball, Summer Olympics, April Ross

St. Petersburg Times

SunWest issue won't die, to ire of some Pasco commissioners

One commissioner walked out. Another accused the chairman of "doing an injustice to the board."


Sydney Morning Herald

Changes ahead for Commonwealth Games

With South African city Durban and Edmonton, Canada, planning to bid for the 2022 Games and Wales already hinting at a multi-city bid for 2026, the Commonwealth Games Federation is reviewing the sports program for future Games.


Dreams on the Sand Sustained by Local Manufacturer

After a semi cloudy weekend, women's beach volleyball enthusiasts will be huddling together along the sandy Alamitos Beach of Long Beach , California for the 11th FIVB World Tour Grand Slam competition beginning Tuesday, July 22 to July 27th.


Related Topix: Kerri Walsh, Summer Olympic, Sports, Maria Tsiartsiani, Olympics, Olympic Beach Volleyball, Summer Olympics, April Ross

Easy Reader News

Beach Cities Sports: Golf, martial arts, volleyball and more

Redondo Beach's Abril Bustamante, the 2013 AAU Female Player of the Year, has her sights set on gold when the West Coast AAU Junior Olympics take place in Hermosa Beach Thursday through Sunday.


Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, High School Football, California High School Football

Coast Reporter

Four gold medals for Coast athletes

Pictured left to right; Talia Barnum, Tessa May, Devon May, Zoey Schutz and Stephanie Slingerland with their gold medals won for volleyball at last weekend's BC Summer Games in Surrey.


Mon Jul 21, 2014

The Wave

Each other's inspiration

Olympic silver medalist April Ross is at the top of her game in women's AVP volleyball, but she says she wouldn't be able to keep up with the grind without the support of her husband and fellow professional volleyball player Brad Keenan.


Related Topix: Jake Gibb, Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, St. Petersburg Open, More Sports, Tennis

Denver Post

Tim Tebow in the gym, still working toward NFL comeback

Earlier this summer, former Broncos quarterback and Heisman winner Tim Tebow told The Tennessean that he was working toward an NFL comeback.


Easy Reader News

Local beach volleyball players turn in high performances

Manhattan Beach's Skylar Caputo records a kill during the Girls U19 championship match at the USAV Beach High Performance Championships in Hermosa Beach.


Related Topix: Sports, Olympics

Florida State Seminoles

FSU Sand Volleyball Adds JU Star Taylor Nyquist

The Florida State sand volleyball team will add former Jacksonville University star Taylor Nyquist to the 2015 roster.


Related Topix: Sports, NCAA Sports, Jacksonville University NCAA, NCAA Women's Basketball, Jacksonville Dolphins Women's Basketball

Where Toronto

Life's a Beach

Which way to the beach? With Vancouver's wrap-around shoreline, a stretch of sand can be found in any direction On a warm day, Kitsilano Beach is filled with sunbathers and people enjoying the waves.



15:34 Turkmenistan to host cultural and sports festival of CIS member states

The Avaza National Tourist Zone will host a cultural and sports festival of the CIS member countries, the State News Agency of Turkmenistan reported.


Fort Wayne News-Sentinel

Retired series: Ball adjusting to family life again

Few professional athletes get the choice when to retire, and every other one is usually angry about it.


Sun Jul 20, 2014

The Daily Republic

Club Solano players make NCVA High Performance teams

The tag applies to four members of Club Solano, who are on the road this week participating in the USA Volleyball High Performance Championships in Tulsa, Oklahoma.


Pasadena Star-News

Long Beach goes big in beach volleyball

It was the end of a long, hot week on the sands of Alamitos Beach and Long Beach had seen an estimated 40,000 fans attend the World Series of Beach Volleyball.


Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Phil Dalhausser, Sports, Olympics, Kerri Walsh Jennings, Olympic Beach Volleyball, Summer Olympics, Sean Rosenthal, April Ross

Santa Cruz Sentinel

Local Roundup: Watsonville advances at Pony 14 Super Region

TK Inbody dives to save the ball during the AVPNext Men's Open beach volleyball tournament at Main Beach in Santa Cruz on Saturday.


Related Topix: California High School Sports, High School Sports

Sat Jul 19, 2014

This is Local London

Give beach volleyball a go, when the sun comes out again

With the heatwave fast upon us, what better time than to try your hand at a bit of beach volleyball in Teddington this summer? Richmond Council cabinet member for sport Councillor Meena Bond said: "Beach volleyball is an Olympic sport and part of the Olympic legacy so it is wonderful to bring the sport to Richmond.


Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympics