If you don’t know where to go and watch beach volleyball competitions, then we have something for you! This is the list of the main beach volleyball competitions in 2019.
Summer, sea, sun, beach… Well, you definitely want emotions at this time of year. And beach volleyball gives them. We are talking about a game that takes place on the sand. Yes, this is one of the most popular activities in summer. This is a unique sport. The game appeared in Hawaii, in the XX century. Surfers, in anticipation of a good wave, came up with playing volleyball right on the beach. Already 20 years later, beach volleyball hit Europe and gained immense popularity, eventually turning into a real professional sport. Beach volleyball regularly falls into a variety of ratings like the most spectacular and sexiest sports. And, really, Ukrainian ladies in bikinis (and many other women), bring pleasure, first of all, aesthetic, not to mention sports passion. And
Beach Volleyball World Cup in Hamburg, Germany
The city hosted the championship two years in a row. It has secured the status of a wonderful beach volleyball court with the good fans and a great atmosphere. In 2019, almost 50 male and female teams will take part. In total, more than 200 matches will be played. The prize fund of the World Cup is one million US dollars.
Last year, more than 180 thousand fans attended a prestigious tournament held in Vienna. So, most likely, even more people will come to Germany next year. FIVB continues to focus on fans, increasing the entertainment part of the tournament through the introduction of modern technologies, gadgets, and digital broadcasting. It is worth noting that the winners of the championship automatically guarantee themselves a ticket to the Olympic Games 2020 which will be held in Tokyo.
Beach Volleyball Championship in Moscow, Russia
Not long ago, it was announced that the next beach volleyball competition among male and female teams will be held in one of the most beautiful cities of Russia. Competitions will be held from the beginning of August. Moscow had already hosted such a championship in 2005. In addition, in 2009, the same championship was held in Sochi. By the way, visitors noted that competitions were held at a high organizational level. So, don’t miss your chance this year.
Also, several championships will be held in Antalya, Gothenburg, and Baden:
The German city is deservedly one of the most popular beach destinations in Europe. The city has been organizing major international tournaments for 15 years, so the administration will definitely cope with the competition among young beach volleyball sportsmen. Such competition will be held here for the first time.
The SwedishSports Center where the championships take place includes a hotel, an outdoor stadium, and 20 football fields. The Beach Volleyball Club of Gothenburg is attended by one and a half thousand people. In total, more than 200,000 of people pass through the center annually. So, it is definitely worth visiting the games in 2019.
In the Turkish city, the sports center for beach volleyball is perfectly located: it is at the walking distance to the most popular beaches in the country – Konyaalti. Accordingly, the arena of this championship among athletes under the age of 22 is in easy accessibility for Antalya residents and tourists who are going to visit the city. Competitions will be held in Turkey for the second time: in 2014, the tournament was hosted by Fethiye. As for Antalya, the city organized U20 Euro in 2016, but on a different sports stadium.
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