Start Training!

The Northern Hemisphere is getting close to starting the 2012 season. All the pros are flat out working on their fitness, learning new shots and new plays. If you haven’t started your pre season yet, then it’s time to get moving. Here’s a little video that my friends from beachvolleyball.com.au sent to me on Facebook….

Skills Training 1

As discussed, the focus on training on Saturday was mostly about establishing a few basic standards to see us through the season. We focussed on our greatest strength (service), and our greatest weakness (setting). The NE rule was implimented. We both made the mistake once, did the push ups, and then hit the ground for…

QLD Open Beach Volleyball 2011

Some interesting controversies were reported from the QLD open, with light effecting play on the Saturday evening. Some games were stopped and had to be replayed the following morning. The most notable was the clash between Hinchley/Rohkamper and Palmer/Bawden. We are told that Hinchley/Rohkamper had 5 match points when the tournament director insisted that the…

NSW Open 2011 Beach Volleyball

The NSW Open 2011 was a hot, hot beach volleyball tournament. You can see some beautifully edited videos (nice job Raf) from of the semis and finals on the NBVA website. Mens semi final 1 – NSW Open 2011 Womens finals – NSW Open 2011 Here are the mens results: ———– Mens Beach volleyball NSW…