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Beach Bytes: Americans sweep gold in Jamaica NORCECA, Claes news

Corinne Quiggle had played 33 professional tournaments prior to this fall. By any measure, she was successful, likely more successful than her own expectations. Yet...
SANDCAST 11/20/2019-Theo Brunner

SANDCAST: Theo Brunner has undergone his beach volleyball ‘rebirth’

Theo Brunner was in need, he says, of a rebirth. Not quite a religious ceremony, but something to revitalize a beach volleyball career that...
Beach Bytes 4/10/2019-Brooke Sweat-Kerri Walsh Jennings

Walsh Jennings, Sweat aiming for “legendary status” in 2020

It is sometimes possible for a season, even a season that included nearly 20 tournaments and 14 countries and stretches of being away from...
FIVB Chetumal 11/17/2019-Jake Gibb

FIVB Chetumal: Taylor Crabb, Jake Gibb win gold in first tourney as partners

There is exactly one 43-year-old on the planet who, in the immediate moments after a long tournament in November, his 17th of the season,...
CBVA Hall of Fame 2019-Jen Kessy

Todd Rogers, Jen Kessy ushering in new generation of beach hall of famers

HERMOSA BEACH, Calif. – Before Todd Rogers and Jen Kessy would be inducted into the California Beach Volleyball Association's hall of fame on Saturday...
FIVB Chetumal 11/16/2019-Trevor Crabb

FIVB Chetumal: Taylor Crabb, Jake Gibb to play Netherlands for gold

The dichotomous emotions of Jake Gibb and Taylor Crabb after the final point of their semifinal at the FIVB Chetumal four-star against Germans Alex...
FIVB Chetumal 11/15/2019-Billy Allen

FIVB Chetumal: Four American teams advance to quarterfinals in Mexico

It was, in the hilarious wording of Kerri Walsh Jennings, “a mind eff.” All season long, since the Sydney three-star in February, she and...
Phil Burrow 11/15/2019-Jeff Gilbert

Phil Burrow: One of Earth’s two people to play beach volleyball on every continent

A man bought a soccer ball in Myanmar. This, to most Americans, is so mundane and normal you’d never -- or rarely, at least --...
FIVB Chetumal 11/14/2019-Emily Day

FIVB Chetumal: Americans shaking off slow starts to move on

There is little about this week, a mostly sleepy pre-Thanksiving week in November, that suggests Olympic-qualifying beach volleyball. Even the site of the FIVB Chetumal...
Lara Dykstra hiking

Off-season means get off the beach and get trekking for Lara Dykstra

It is when Lara Dykstra hears only the silence of morning that she knows she is exactly where she needs to be. There are...

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