Tokyo Olympics beach volleyball: Ed Chan’s best photos from Thursday’s semifinals

Norway’s Anders Mol kicks up his heels for a shot/Ed Chan, VBshots.com What a Thursday at the Tokyo Olympics beach volleyball. The women’s semifinals were in the morning at Shiokaze Park and then the men played at night. VolleyballMag.com photo editor was their to capture the action for all four matches. Now the finals are… Continue reading Tokyo Olympics beach volleyball: Ed Chan’s best photos from Thursday’s semifinals

Surprise FIVB Gstaad gold for the Netherlands’ Boermans and de Groot

the Netherlands’ Yorick de Groot and Stefan Boermans celebrate in medal play during their first gold medal final together/FIVB photo The Netherlands’ Stefan Boermans and Yorick de Groot defeated Qataris Cherif Samba and Ahmed Tijan 23-21, 19-21, 15-10 to surprise the field and win their first FIVB four-star gold medal in the pro beach tournament… Continue reading Surprise FIVB Gstaad gold for the Netherlands’ Boermans and de Groot

Feuer breaks down the Olympic beach qualifying scenarios heading into Sochi

April Ross and Alix Klineman will take a well-deserved rest dduring the Sochi 4-star/FIVB photo A 33-month (!) journey is finally (mercifully?) coming to a close in a little over a month’s time as the beach volleyball fields for the men’s and women’s Olympic tournaments get sorted out.  The penultimate FIVB Olympic qualifier is scheduled… Continue reading Feuer breaks down the Olympic beach qualifying scenarios heading into Sochi