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Friday, April 18, 2014
Database Statistics
  Men Women Total
Players: 8394 6116 14510
Tournaments: 1525 1100 2625
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Rami Parkkinen 46
Katherine Fay 46
Mareille Te Winkel 45
Dave Counts 44
Dejan Laninovic 43
Jean Premuzak 43
Ozcelik Cahit 43
Oleksandr Klymenko 42
Matthew Key 42
Camilla Funck 41
Jason Hames 41
Kyle Patton 40
Cristina Rodrigues 39
Jochem De Gruijter 36
Lenka Hajeckova 36
Junko Komada 35
Danny Carter 35
Trygve Leite 35
Miguel Monterola 35
Peter Jordan 34
Daniel Sieber 33
Carol Hamilton 33
Marc Fornaciari 31
Joshua Allen 31
Tom Carioscio 30
Margret Nambasa 30
Israel Villalpando 30
Laurent Schoder 30
Vincent Buckley 29
Unda Priedite 28
Kyle Buckley 28
Airial Sprague 27
Jeroen Van der Linden 27
Katarina Schillerwein 27
Eliza Dean 26
Amy Wong 25
Andre Calar 24
Ninel Toncu 24
Teresa Mersmann 24
Jian Bao 24
Chwodo Amos 23
Tom Riblet 22
Gina Vivas 21
Taylor Pischke 21
Morgan Seymour 21
Toms Prokofjevs 20
Sara Radanovic 18
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Beach Volleyball History
In 1993
Mike Dodd and Tim Hovland won the AVP Miller Lite Phoenix Open.  It was the 59th win for Mike Dodd, the 58th win for Tim Hovland, and the 53rd win for the team.
In 1993
Holly McPeak and Angela Rock won the AVP Women's Division Phoenix.  It was the 1st win for Holly McPeak, the 19th win for Angela Rock, and the 1st win for the team.
In 1993
Karolyn Kirby and Liz Masakayan won the WPVA Coors Light Beach Volley '93.  It was the 31st win for Karolyn Kirby, the 9th win for Liz Masakayan, and the 1st win for the team.
In 2010
Nicole Branagh and Misty May-Treanor won the AVP NIVEA Tour Gatorade Fort Lauderdale Open.  It was the 17th win for Nicole Branagh, the 106th win for Misty May-Treanor, and the 1st win for the team.
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Organisers of Moscow Grand Slam unveil plans for memorable 2014 edition
Moscow, Russia, April 15, 2014. The premises of FORWARD, the official technical sponsor of the 2014 FIVB Grand Slam in Moscow, played host on Monday to a press conference that was devoted to the upcoming start of the international season as well as to this year’s edition of the FIVB event in the Russian capital.
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Brazil confirms Grand Slam event in September
Lausanne, Switzerland, April 9, 2014 – The Brazil Volleyball Federation (CBV) has confirmed that it will hold a Grand Slam event from September 23 to 28, one of ten double gender Grand Slam events on the cards for the 2014 Beach Volleyball season.
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One million dollars in prize money up for grabs at Transavia and Long Beach Grand Slams
Lausanne, Switzerland, April 7, 2014 – This year’s Long Beach and Transavia Grand Slams just got more interesting with the historic announcement that the two events will carry a pot of $1 million in prize money.
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Baden gets ready for another Beach Volleyball party
Baden, Austria, April 5, 2014. The 2014 CEV Beach Volleyball European Championship will get started in late May with the Baden Masters presented by SPORT.LAND.NÖ. This will be the tenth time an international competition is held at the Strandbad and yet again a good share of the continental elite will showcase their skills from May 28 to June 1.
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World Championships medallists lead German teams at Shanghai Grand Slam
Lausanne, Switzerland, April 4, 2014 – FIVB Beach Volleyball World Championships medallists Karla Borger and Britta Buthe and Jonathan Erdman and Kay Matysik will spearhead the German teams’ challenge at the first Grand Slam of the season in Shanghai.
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Olympic champ back for Shanghai Grand Slam
Lausanne, Switzerland, April 4, 2014 – Julius Brink, one half of the London 2012 Olympic Games gold medallists, has been confirmed in one of the four German male teams that will compete at the Shanghai Grand Slam.
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Juliana back in business as Fuzhou kicks-off World Tour
Lausanne, Switzerland, April 2, 2014 – Former FIVB Beach Volleyball world champion Juliana Felisberta will mark her return to the FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour at the Fuzhou Open after a year out of competition.
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National Volleyball League Announces “Saturday Night Lights”
The National Volleyball league announced a few months ago that they will be hosting 6 action packed events across the US for the 2014 season!.
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U.S. Beach Teams Earn Shanghai Berths
SANTA MONICA, Calif. (March 26, 2014) – The USA Volleyball beach teams of Lane Carico and Brittany Hochevar and also Tri Bourne and John Hyden earned slots to the FIVB Grand Slam in the FIVB Shanghai Jinshan Grand Slam on April 29-May 4 in China.
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Southern California Volleyball Association and the AVP seek to boost beach volleyballparticipation in Los Angeles through new partnership
LOS ANGELES (March 26, 2014) – The Southern California Volleyball Association (SCVA) and the Association of Volleyball Professionals (AVP) announced the launch of a strategic partnership to establish new event opportunities on Los Angeles area beaches starting in 2015, during a press conference at the 2014 SCVA Junior National Volleyball Qualifiers at the Los Angeles Convention Center.
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    Upcoming Tournaments
    Dates Tour Tournament Gender Purse
    Apr 22-26 FIVB Fuzhou Open, China M US$75,000
    Apr 23-27 FIVB Fuzhou Open, China W US$75,000
    Apr 25-27 NORCECA Norceca Beach Volleyball Circuit Cayman Islands, TBD M&W TBD
    Apr 29-May 3 FIVB Shanghai Jinshan Grand Slam, China M US$400,000
    Apr 30-May 4 FIVB Shanghai Jinshan Grand Slam, China W US$400,000
    May 2-4 NORCECA Norceca Beach Volleyball Circuit Guatemala City M&W TBD
    May 6-10 CEV C&S 2014 CEV Beach Volleyball Satellite Antalya, Turkey M € 7,500
    May 6-10 CEV C&S 2014 CEV Beach Volleyball Satellite Antalya, Turkey W € 7,500
    May 6-10 FIVB Puerto Vallarta Open, Mexico M US$75,000
    May 7-11 FIVB Puerto Vallarta Open, Mexico W US$75,000
    May 9-11 NORCECA Norceca Beach Volleyball Circuit Antigua, Guatemala M&W TBD


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