Australian Club Championships wraps up in Bendigo 

The Australian Club Championships has wrapped up in Bendigo after a thrilling final day of action saw Clubs leave it all on the court in a bid to secure the medals on offer.  The Australian Club Championships wrapped up nine days of volleyball action in Bendigo, with Clubs from across the country also taking part in the Australian Youth Championships. …

TICKETS ON SALE FOR AUSTRALIA’S BIGGEST INTERNATIONAL BEACH VOLLEYBALL SHOWCASE IN VICTORIA 

The biggest international festival of beach volleyball is coming down under, with Torquay set to host the new Great Ocean Road Beach Volleyfest from 23 November – 4 December 2022.  Featuring three high profile events, including the Volleyball World Pro Tour Elite 16 and Challenge tournaments, as well as the opening round of the Australian Beach Volleyball Tour, there will…

VOLLEYBALL AUSTRALIA SECURES BEACH PRO TOUR – ENTRIES NOW OPEN

Volleyball Australia is excited to announce that they will be hosting a Volleyball World Beach Pro Tour Elite 16 and Challenge event in Torquay from November 23rd – December 3rd. The Volleyball World Beach Pro Tour is the annual international Beach Volleyball circuit featuring the best athletes in the world, taking over from the FIVB World Tour of years past….

AUSSIES PREPARE FOR 2022 ASIAN SENIOR WOMEN’S BEACH VOLLEYBALL CHAMPIONSHIPS

As the countdown heats up to the 2022 Asian Senior Women’s Beach Volleyball Championships, Volleyball Australia is pleased to confirm the three Australian teams. Birmingham 2022 and Tokyo 2020 silver medalist Mariafe Artacho del Solar and Taliqua Clancy will make their return to international competition, while Rio Olympian Nikki Laird will team up with Phoebe Bell, with Queensland young guns…

WOMEN’S VOLLEYROOS CAPTAIN KELL LEAN ANNOUNCES RETIREMENT

Women’s Volleyroos captain Kell Lean has this week announced that she will be retiring from professional sport. Lean has played more than 70 games for her country, leading the Volleyroos as captain since 2019. The 27-year-old from Victoria has been an integral member of the national program since 2017, leading the team to its first international tournament win in 2019…

VOLLEYBALL AUSTRALIA SET TO HOST FIRST AUSTRALIAN BEACH PARAVOLLEY NATIONAL SERIES IN CANBERRA

Volleyball Australia in partnership with the Australian Institute of Sport and Volleyball ACT are set to host the first Australian Beach ParaVolley National Series in Canberra this September. The five day event will showcase the ever growing Australian Beach ParaVolley program, with the hope of attracting more athletes to join the program. It will be the first major Beach ParaVolley…

AUSSIES READY FOR WORLD UNIVERSITY BEACH VOLLEYBALL CHAMPIONSHIPS IN BRAZIL

As the countdown heats up to the World University Beach Volleyball Championships in Maceio, Brazil, two Australian teams are putting the finishing touches on their preparations. Caitlin Bettenay will team up with Jasmine Fleming to represent Australia, with Jana Milutinovic and Kayla Mears also set to pair for the event. The 2022 FISU World University Championships will be held in…

Women’s 2022 AVC Cup Blog

PRELIMINARY MATCH 2: AUSTRALIA def by CHINESE TAIPEI 2:3 After an epic five-set battle, Chinese Taipei emerged with a 3-2 win (23-25, 25-22, 25-27, 25-21, 15-6) over the Australian Women’s Volleyroos in Pool B of the preliminary round of the 2022 AVC Cup for Women. Tuesday’s opening match at the Philsports Arena lasted 155 minutes, as each team fought for…

Volleyball Australia announces Asian Men’s U20 Volleyball Championships Team

Volleyball Australia is pleased to announce the Australian team for the 21st Asian Men’s U20 Volleyball Championships in Riffa, Bahrain from 22-29 August. The event marks the first international junior men’s tournament since the COVID-19 pandemic that Australia will participate in. The 12-strong team includes nine debutants and will be captained by Queensland’s Billy Greber. The Asian Men’s U20 Volleyball…