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Geena Urango playing traveling 6/16/2021-Geena Urango

Geena Urango glad to be playing beach volleyball, traveling again

Seriously, it was fun to follow Geena Urango on Instagram. Such awesome trips around the world.  And she played some pretty stout pro beach volleyball, too, But...
Travis Mewhirter-FIVB Mewhirter 6/14/2021

Mewhirter: The emotional highs and lows of life on the FIVB World Tour

SOFIA, Bulgaria -- It's Thursday, June 10, and I'm sitting in the basement of the Sofia Beach hotel, roasting in a sauna heated to...
AVP schedule 2021 6/14/2021-AVP Chicago 2019 Sunday-Alix Klineman

AVP announces 3-stop schedule with events in Atlanta, Manhattan Beach, Chicago

After a long, highly anticipated wait, the AVP has officially announced its schedule for the 2021 season, which includes three events, one each in...
Mira Costa beach title 6/13/2021-Mira Costa beach volleyball 6/13/2021

Mira Costa extends its dynasty with California state HS beach volleyball title

Mira Costa high school is located in iconic Manhattan Beach, and some of its famous beach volleyball alumni include 2000 gold-medalist Eric Fonoimoana, three-time...
Katie Spieler

Ed Chan’s photo gallery from the Sunday action at AVPNext New Orleans

The AVPNext Gold New Orleans tournament this past weekend surprised me in a big way. Sure, it had a quality field, with plenty of...
AVPNext New Orleans photo gallery Saturday 6/9/2021

All the AVPNext New Orleans action: Ed Chan’s Saturday photo gallery

The $20,000 AVPNext gold tournament at Coconut Beach this past weekend in Kenner, Louisiana, was the highest level domestic tournament in 2021. There were...
SANDCAST 6/9/2021-DJ Klasnic-Serbia beach volleyball

SANDCAST: DJ Klasnic bringing passion for beach volleyball back to Serbia

SOFIA, Bulgaria -- It was only supposed to be a month. Just a few weeks for DJ Klasnic to see some old friends in...
AVPNext New Orleans 060721-Logan Webber

Nuss-Kloth, Cory-Webber capture AVPNext New Orleans pro beach volleyball titles

KENNER, Louisiana -- In the end, the locals shined through after the rain Sunday in the AVPNext gold New Orleans at Coconut Beach.  In what...
Americans win in Bulgari 6/7/2021

Schermerhorn-Davis, Mewhirter-Roberts win medals on Bulgarian National Tour

SOFIA, Bulgaria -- Sarah Schermerhorn and traveling mom Aurora Davis have been on the road, from Bulgaria to Sochi and back to Bulgaria again,...

FIVB Ostrava: Claes-Sponcil go back-to-back with sweep in gold-medal match

Americans Kelly Claes and Sarah Sponcil established themselves as the team to beat heading into the Tokyo Olympics with a sweep Sunday to win...