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Volleyball - 29 Oct 2020 - Federations & NOCs
Lausanne, Switzerland, 29 October, 2020 – History was made this week as Morocco’s Bouchra Hajij and Indonesia’s Rita Subowo became the first-ever women to lead the African and Asian Continental Confederations respectively.
Volleyball - 26 Jun 2020 - Sponsorship
Yuji Nishida has joined ASICS in an exciting new partnership set to help him improve his performance on court, while promoting the sporting goods brand around the world.
Volleyball - 27 May 2020 - Federations & NOCs
The FIVB today launched its Athletes’ Relief Support fund to provide short-term assistance to professional volleyball and beach volleyball players who have been affected financially by the global coronavirus pandemic.
Volleyball - 18 Mar 2019 - Federations & NOCs
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 16 March 2019 – The body responsible for world volleyball (FIVB) has teamed up with marine conservation group the Ghost Fishing Foundation (Ghost Fishing) to launch Good Net, a project designed to recover discarded fishing nets from the world’s oceans, with many to be recycled into volleyball nets for local community use around the world.
Volleyball - 26 Apr 2017 - Federations & NOCs
The Japan Sport Council *1 (JSC) and the Japan Volleyball Association (JVA), a member of the Sport for Tomorrow Consortium (SFTC*2) have donated 1,000 volleyballs and other volleyball equipment to the South Sudan Volleyball Federation
University sports - 12 Jul 2016 - Events
This Wednesday, 13 July, the 8th edition of the FISU World University Beach Volleyball Championship starts in Pärnu. The tournament takes place in Estonia’s Summer Capital until 17 July.
Volleyball - 01 Feb 2016 - Bidding
The FIVB has launched the bid process to select the city that will host the FIVB Volleyball Men’s Club World Championship in October 2016 and a dedicated webpage with information on future hosting opportunities
Beach volleyball - 08 Jul 2015 - Events
Beach volleyball has long evolved beyond being just a fashionable sport with a relaxed party atmosphere. This game on hot sands has developed into a professional sport and has become an attractive magnet for many sports fans. This is also thanks to the extraordinary locations at which the tournaments take place.
Beach volleyball - 18 Jun 2015 - Bidding
Lausanne, Switzerland, June 15, 2015 - The International Volleyball Federation has launched the bidding process for the 2017 edition of the FIVB Beach Volleyball World Championships. The new bidding process has been set up as part of the FIVB's ongoing commitment to promote innovation, transparency and good governance.
Volleyball - 13 May 2015 - Sponsorship
Lausanne, Switzerland, May 12, 2015 - The FIVB today renewed their partnership with Japanese company Mikasa to provide the official balls for all FIVB volleyball and beach volleyball events until the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
Volleyball - 06 Mar 2015 - Events
Lausanne, Switzerland, March 6, 2015 - The International Volleyball Federation is pleased to announce that the FIVB Volleyball World League 2015 Group 1 Finals will be played at the Maracanãzinho in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Volleyball - 23 Dec 2014 - Events
To be played between 3 and 5 January 2015 with the participation of Vakifbank SK, Volero Zurich, Azeryol Baku and Nova KBM Branik Maribor teams, the games will be played in Antalya Gloria Sports Arena
Volleyball - 10 Dec 2014 - Sponsorship
Lausanne, Switzerland, December 10, 2014 - DB Schenker, and its specialist group of DB SCHENKERsportsevents, entered into a two year agreement with the FIVB on Wednesday.
Volleyball - 03 Nov 2014 - Federations & NOCs
Cagliari, Italy, November 1, 2014 - The 34th FIVB World Congress came to a close in Cagliari on Saturday following two productive days of presentations, debate and discussions to review its progress under President Dr. Ary S. Graça F°’s new vision for the Federation.
Volleyball - 03 Nov 2014 - Federations & NOCs
Cagliari, Italy, November 1, 2014 - All 210 attending national volleyball federations gave a spontaneous two-minute standing ovation on Saturday as a show of support to President of the Fédération Internationale de Volleyball (FIVB) Dr. Ary S. Graça F°’s plea to Iran to release British-Iranian detainee Ghoncheh Ghavami who has been detained for 18 weeks for trying to attend a men’s volleyball match in Tehran.
Volleyball - 03 Nov 2014 - Federations & NOCs
Cagliari, Italy, October 31, 2014 - The FIVB Volleyball World League will feature a record 32 participating countries in 2015 following the addition of Egypt, Kazakhstan, Greece and Montenegro into Group 3, confirmed at a World League Group 2 and Group 3 meeting, held in Cagliari, Italy on Friday.
Volleyball - 03 Nov 2014 - Federations & NOCs
Cagliari, Italy, October 31, 2014 – The time a FIVB President has in office was limited to two terms on the opening day of the 34th FIVB World Congress in Cagliari, Italy, bringing the federation in line with the International Olympic Committee.
Volleyball - 31 Oct 2014 - Events
Cagliari, Italy, October 30, 2014 – The key FIVB Congress Workshop, with participants being urged to participate and take advantage of the opportunities on offer, was completed ahead of the 34th FIVB World Congress which takes place in Cagliari, Italy on Friday and Saturday.
Volleyball - 11 Jul 2014 - Bidding
Lausanne, Switzerland, July 11, 2014 – The International Volleyball Federation (FIVB) is pleased to announce that the terms and conditions for organisations interested in staging an FIVB Beach Volleyball event are now available.
Beach volleyball - 12 Sep 2012 - Events
Coming up this week is the 6th World University Beach Volleyball Championship that will shake the sands of Maceió (Alagoas) in Brazil between September 12th and 16th. Some 40 pairs representing 17 countries from the Americas, Europe and Asia are confirmed to participate in this FISU event.
Volleyball - 21 Nov 2011 - Federations & NOCs
The United Nations (UN) and the International Volleyball Federation (FIVB) today signed a two-year partnership agreement seeking to support the attainment and awareness of the UN Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), as well as to further harness the power of volleyball to bring about positive social change worldwide.
Volleyball - 27 Apr 2010 - Federations & NOCs
Lausanne, Switzerland, April 22, 2010 – The SWATCH FIVB World Tour is gearing up for another record breaking season of global television coverage with 55 broadcast companies across the world preparing to showcase the premier Beach Volleyball competition in the world, featuring top players from all corners of the globe to 139 territories.
Volleyball - 19 Mar 2010 - Events
March 19, 2010 – Today, the Polish and Danish Volleyball Federations officially announced their unified bid for the 2013 Men’s European Volleyball Championships.
Volleyball - 09 Nov 2009 - Agency
Following on from the great success gained from the previous event in 2005, IEC in Sports, the Swedish based, Lagardère owned media rights specialist, has again exceeded expectations by guaranteeing an unprecedented level of coverage for the 2009 edition of the FIVB World Grand Champions Cup. <BR>
Volleyball - 28 Sep 2009 - Federations & NOCs
Lausanne, September 28, 2009 - The FIVB is extremely proud to report that its inaugural year in partnership with leading sports, entertainment and media company IMG has returned record-breaking television numbers for the 2009 SWATCH FIVB World Tour and the 2009 SWATCH FIVB World Championships in Stavanger, Norway.
Volleyball - 24 Sep 2009 - Agency
Milan / Rome, Italy, 23 September 2009 – Infront Sports & Media, one of the world’s leading international sports marketing companies, has been appointed by the Organising Committee of the 2010 FIVB Men's World Championships in Italy.
Volleyball - 08 May 2009 - Events
(Lausanne the 29 of April 2009) A cool, rainy weather did not prevent tidiness of the first<BR>WVBF Protour 2009 in Salta (Argentina), fourth stage in 2009. The tournament organized by<BR>the Argentina Volleyball and Beach volleyball Association chaired by Rodolpho Bouhid, with<BR>the support of Bernardo Pavisic, WVBF board member, saw teams from everywhere around<BR>the world.
Volleyball - 29 Apr 2009 - Events
(Lausanne 24.4.09) After the success of the African stages, the 2009 Beach Volleyball world championship Protour of the World Volleyball and Beach volleyball Federation (WVBF in the text), the only world Volleyball and Beach Volleyball institution who respects and fully implements the International Olympic Committee (IOC) fundamentals: democratic elections by secret ballots, finance transparency and development, joined South America for a step in Cochabamba (Bolivia). <BR>
Beach volleyball - 23 Dec 2008 - Agency
As a company which has taken broadcasting of Beach Volleyball to unparalleled levels globally, it will come as no surprise to the international sports marketplace to learn of IEC’s recent signature of the prestigious Crocs (sponsor) AVP Tour Beach Volleyball series until the end of the 2011 season.
Volleyball - 23 Dec 2008 - Federations & NOCs
Lugano, Thursday, December 11, 2008 - the Congress of the World Volleyball and Beach volleyball federation (WVBF), unanimously approved the resolution inviting the WVBF board of administration to implement all necessary measures to obtain the International Olympic Committee's (IOC) recognition for the Olympic sport of Volleyball and for its disciplines specially the Beach Volleyball.
Volleyball - 02 May 2008 - Media rights
Agency signs exclusive agreement with Dentsu to distribute international media rights in Europe, Oceania, Americas, and selected Asian countries <P align=left> </P>
Volleyball - 06 Mar 2008
IEC in Sports has extended its agreement with the Asian Volleyball Federation (AVC) until 2013, to handle worldwide broadcast distribution of its events.
Volleyball - 23 Oct 2007
Eurosport group, in collaboration with the European Volleyball Confederation, announces a new weekly Volleyball rendezvous on Eurosport 2, with the Indesit European Champion's League 2007-2008 LIVE on Wednesdays.
Volleyball - 23 Oct 2006
IEC in Sports and Nippon Television (NTV) today announced that they have renewed their cooperation on FIVB World Grand Champions Cup (WGCC).
Volleyball - 31 Aug 2006
World Championship Sports Network (WCSN), the country's premier multi-platform world championship sports destination, announced today that the company will deliver exclusive coverage of the 2006 Fédération Internationale de Volleyball (FIVB) World Grand Prix.
Volleyball - 19 May 2006
Lausanne, 18 May 2006 – After three full days of meetings, the annual session of the FIVB’s Executive Committee ended on an upbeat note, with all the delegates showing a desire to go the extra mile to develop and promote the sport in its World Championship year.
Volleyball - 05 Dec 2005
Lausanne, 1 December 2005 – The International Volleyball Federation is pleased to announce that the rights to the 2006 FIVB World Championships have been added to its invitation to tender for the broadcasting rights in Brazil published earlier this month.
Volleyball - 08 Nov 2005
Lausanne, 7 November 2005 – The International Volleyball and Beach Volleyball Federation today published the details of an invitation to tender for the broadcasting rights in one of Volleyball’s most significant markets.
Beach volleyball - 05 May 2005
Böblingen/Zurich, 04 May 2005: The cyclists have the yellow jersey, golf professionals have the green jacket and in the future the best European Beach Volleyball players will be recognisable by a black players’ shirt during competition.
Beach volleyball - 10 Feb 2005
Germany to play Switzerland at the Volkswagen Bank Beach Challenge in the Volkswagenhalle in Braunschweig
Beach volleyball - 15 Dec 2004
Zurich, 15 December 2004: Beverage Partners Worldwide (a joint venture of Nestlé and Coca-Cola and in charge of the NESTEA ice tea brand as well as the Ready-To-Drink NESCAFÉ) had looked for the perfect platform for quite some time to transport its NESTEA ice tea brand further into the public mind.
Beach volleyball - 02 Dec 2004
Böblingen / Zurich, 2. December 2004: A young dynamic sport and a youthful car with the shot of refreshing lifestyle. A trendy sport and a classy brand name find each other. The Beach Volleyball European Championship Tour and the smart brand tie the knot- all this sounds like a promising relationship.
Volleyball - 03 Sep 2004
The English Volleyball Association (EVA) has appointed Goodform Ltd, the specialist sports sales and marketing company, to prepare a new marketing strategy for the sport in England.
Beach volleyball - 27 Aug 2004
Langenhagen / Zurich, 27 August 2004: The premiere was so promising that the sequel is a logical consequence: The Beach Volleyball European Championship Final in Timmendorfer Strand in June 2004 was not only an internationally highly regarded event due to the outstanding athletic achievements and the enthusiastic fan support, but also because top notch organisation and extensive worldwide media coverage were guaranteed. Konica Minolta, acting then as Official Supplier for the first time in the s
Volleyball - 11 Jun 2004
Lausanne, Switzerland, June 10, 2004 – The International Volleyball Federation is pleased to announce that the 2006 World Championships will be the biggest World Volleyball Championships ever contested in FIVB history with an exceptional number of 165 teams (93 men’s and 72 women’s teams) already registered with eight days remaining until the late entry deadline of June 18. All five Confederations represented as follows: Twenty three teams from Africa, 33 from Asia, 57 from Europe, 39 from Norce
Volleyball - 03 Jun 2004
Twelve of the best international men’s Volleyball teams are preparing for the start of the 2004 World League, the FIVB’s premier international men’s Volleyball tournament, on Friday in six different venues around the world.
Volleyball - 20 May 2004
Lausanne, Switzerland, May 19, 2004 - The FIVB is pleased to announce the appointment of leading television industry executive Mr Willy Burkhardt as President of the FIVB Television, Marketing and New Media Commission.
Volleyball - 18 May 2004
The FIVB announces the decision of its President Dr Ruben Acosta Hernandez to resign as a member of the International Olympic Committee as he has now passed his 70th birthday, in line with IOC rules.