Aug 22, 2012
The Baltic Times
Latvia: Europe's California - The Baltic Times
Latvia can rightfully claim to be the California of Europe following on from their success in beach volleyball and BMX at the recently completed Summer Olympics in London.
Mormons in the Olympics, Day 5: Beach volleyball, water polo and wrestling
The United States' Jacob Gibb, left, goes after the ball as Sean Rosenthal looks on during a beach volleyball match against Latvia's Aleksandrs Samoilovs and Ruslans Sorokins at the 2012 Summer Olympics, London, Wednesday, Aug.
Olympic fans and faithful
Two fans cheer for Latvia's Aleksandrs Samoilovs and Ruslans Sorokins during a beach volleyball match against United States' Jacob Gibb and Sean Rosenthal at the 2012 Summer Olympics, London, Wednesday, Aug.
Salt Lake Tribune
Olympics: Gibbs, Rosenthal fall to Poland in beach volleyball prelim
Two days after a successful opening match at the London Olympics, Bountiful's Jake Gibb endured a most unsuccessful encore.
The Star Online
Beach volleyball: The Wall blocks British hopes
The brilliance of Brazil's Ricardo Santos ensured hosts Britain suffered another defeat in the men's beach volleyball tournament despite passionate support at the Horse Guards Parade on Monday.