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Wednesday, February 28, 2024
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Players: 12615 9691 22306
Tournaments: 2085 1653 3738
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Susan Foos 65
Rosa Maria Stefanek 59
Sandra Solis Hunt 57
Alena Schurkova 57
Mercedes Mena 56
Dane Hansen 55
Jason Sands 51
Mikulas Latecka 51
Monica Aondio 50
Manuella Barthelery 50
Svetozar Dimov 49
Romana Stucky 49
Katarzyna Ostrowska 48
Sonia Fernandes 48
Carla Freitas 47
Gilberto Villegas 46
Jose Pedrosa 46
Maria Carolina Araya 43
Martin Kern 43
Yan Song 42
Evan Engle 42
Tyler Hildebrand 40
Inocencio Lario 40
Jackson Henriquez 39
Doris Schwaiger 39
Beth McCanney 38
Daniel Schwartz 38
Julie Grochowski 38
Vincent Ruhumuliza 38
Adele Bardouillet 37
Emma Larche 36
Diogo Sousa 36
Natasha Borges 35
Abbey Roam 34
Aurore Fareura 34
Martins Simkuss 33
Katharine Morrell 33
McKay Smith 33
Joel Feldkamp 32
Maricarmen Azua 31
Yael Lotan 31
Alexandra Machado 29
Ida-Maria Mammi 26
Eraili Nu 26
Bosco Ndayishimiye 26
Maddie Micheletti 25
Greete Hollas 25
Yassine Amor 24
Audrey Gauthier 23
Ruslan Aliyev 23
Anatolii Fudar 22
Lituase Mansieto 22
Clerique Ward 21
Anastasia Kovalenko 20
Vinicius Zadi 19
Yevhenii Boiko 19
Lionel Ndayisaba 18
Killian Donovan 18
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Beach Volleyball History
In 1988
Karch Kiraly and Pat Powers won the FIVB Brazil Open.  It was the 27th win for Karch Kiraly, the 2nd win for Pat Powers, and the 1st win for the team.
In 2016
Phil Dalhausser and Nick Lucena won the FIVB Maceió Open.  It was the 81st win for Phil Dalhausser, the 10th win for Nick Lucena, and the 7th win for the team.
In 2016
Duda Lisboa and Elize Maia won the FIVB Maceió Open.  It was the 4th win for Duda Lisboa, the 1st win for Elize Maia, and the 1st win for the team.
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Feb 28-Mar 3, 2024 FIVB BPT Futures Mollymook, Australia M US$5,000
Feb 28-Mar 3, 2024 FIVB BPT Futures Mollymook, Australia W US$5,000
Mar 5-9, 2024 FIVB BPT Elite16 Doha, Qatar M US$150,000
Mar 5-9, 2024 FIVB BPT Elite16 Doha, Qatar W US$150,000
Mar 7-10, 2024 FIVB BPT Futures Mount Maunganui, New Zealand M US$5,000
Mar 7-10, 2024 FIVB BPT Futures Mount Maunganui, New Zealand W US$5,000
Mar 20-24, 2024 FIVB BPT Futures Coolangatta, Australia M US$5,000
Mar 20-24, 2024 FIVB BPT Futures Coolangatta, Australia W US$5,000
Mar 20-24, 2024 FIVB BPT Challenge Recife, Brazil M US$75,000
Mar 20-24, 2024 FIVB BPT Challenge Recife, Brazil W US$75,000
Mar 28-31, 2024 FIVB BPT Challenge Saquarema, Brazil M US$75,000
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