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A busy summer for Greek Volleyball

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Athens, Greece, July 10, 2019. For Greek Volleyball, the challenges ahead in the summer of 2019 are great and the motivation to succeed is high. For the first time in 27 years, both the men’s and women’s national teams of Greece have qualified for the Final Round of EuroVolley. It was back in 1991 when the men’s team finished ninth in Berlin and the women claimed 8th place in Rome.

Greeks ready to return to #EuroBeachVolley

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Athens, Greece, July 8, 2019. Three years have passed since the last time Greece participated at the #EuroBeachVolley. It was in 2016 when Vasiliki Arvaniti and Panagiota Karagkouni were in Switzerland and took the 17th place and it was only the second time the team made an appearance at Europe's top Beach Volleyball competition after previously doing so 2013 in Klagenfurt, Austria.

Austria and Sweden join Greece and Turkey in Continental Cup second round

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Schinias, Greece, June 23, 2019. The Olympic dreams of Sweden and Austria are still alive after they claimed second places at the 2018-2020 CEV Beach Volleyball Continental Cup - Pool D event held at the white sands of Karavi Sports Club in the Greek city of Schinias. With Greece and Turkey winning their respective finals on Saturday, all focus was on who would be joining them in Phase 2.

Manavi / Tsopoulou strike gold in Ios thrilling home crowd

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Ios, Greece, June 16, 2019 - Dimitra Manavi and Konstantina Tsopoulou defended their top seed entry of the tournament to claim gold in the 2019 FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour tournament on the Cycladic island of Ios following a 2-0 (21-18, 21-16) sweep of Romania's Beata Vaida / Ioana-Alexandra Ordean who had come into the Main Draw from the qualifiers.

Gosselin & Silvestre lift France to top of Ios men's podium

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Ios, Greece, June 16, 2019 - France's Florian Gosselin / Jeremy Silvestre took Ios by storm, sailing through the qualifiers, brushing off all opposition in the Main Draw and then, Sunday afternoon, toppling top seeds Maxim Sivolap / Artem Yarzutkin of Russia 2-1 (21-16, 15-21, 15-12) in the final to claim the men's gold medal at the 2019 FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour 1-star event.

Top seeds through to World Tour quarterfinals at Ios 1-star

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Ios, Greece, June 15, 2019. Top seeds Dimitra Manavi and Konstantina Tsopoulou and Stylianos Tzioumakas/Iason Kanellos of Greece keep the home flag flying at the 2019 FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour 1-Star stop on the Cycladic island of Ios after scoring two wins Saturday - the opening day of Main Draw - to advance to Sunday's quarterfinals.

Greece take on Estonia with new sights on final

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Vrachati, Greece, June 11, 2019 - With renewed hopes for a ticket to the final, after Portugal's win over table leaders Slovenia over the weekend, Greece host Estonia Wednesday afternoon in the northern Peloponnese town of Vrachati, just west of Corinth, for the 2019 Women's European Silver League.