Volleyball

Russia unbeaten on path to Pajulahti Games sitting volleyball gold

By Michael Pavitt

The Netherlands took the bronze in Finland ©WikipediaRussia's female sitting volleyball team claimed gold at the Pajulahti Games, remaining unbeaten throughout the entire competition held in Nastola, Finland.

USA Volleyball elects sitting volleyball representative to Board of Directors for first time

By Daniel Etchells

Brent Rasmussen, former captain of the United States men's sitting volleyball team, has been elected to USA Volleyball's board of directors ©USA Volleyball/Team USASitting volleyball has its first-ever representative on USA Volleyball's Board of Directors after former United States men's captain, Brent Rasmussen, was elected. 

Mostafa quits as President of World ParaVolley

By Zjan Shirinian

Dr Hossam Mostafa has quit as President of World ParaVolley ©Twitter/Dr Hossam MostafaThe President of World ParaVolley has quit because of the "time pressures of his business".

Bosnian sitting volleyball star Safet Alibasic named June's Athlete of the Month

By Zjan Shirinian

Safet Alibasic (centre, standing), was named Most Valuable Player at the World Paravolley Sitting Volleyball World Championships ©AFP/Getty ImagesBosnia and Herzegovina sitting volleyball player Safet Alibasic has overwhelmingly been voted Allianz Athlete of the Month for June after helping his country become world champions.

Bosnia and China take sitting volleyball world titles

By Emily Goddard

Bosnia and Herzegovina secured the men's gold medal at the World ParaVolley Sitting Volleyball Championships ©World ParaVolley/Wawro PhotographyParalympic gold medallists Bosnia and Herzegovina and defending champions China have secured the men's and women's titles at the World ParaVolley Sitting Volleyball Championships in the Polish city of Elbląg.

Brazil shock Iran to seal place in Sitting Volleyball World Championship final

By Gary Anderson

Five-time Paralympic champions Iran suffered a shock defeat to Brazil in the men's semi-final at the Sitting Volleyball World Championships ©Getty Images Brazil caused a shock at the World Sitting Volleyball World Championshipsin Elblag, Poland, as they defeated Iran in five sets to seal a place in the men's final, where they will face reigning Paralympic champions Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Paralympic champions Bosnia and Herzegovina impress at World Sitting Volleyball Championships

By Gary Anderson

Paralympic champions Bosnia and Herzegovina have powered through the pool stages at this year's World Championships in Poland ©AFP/Getty ImagesParalympic champions Bosnia and Herzegovina have yet to drop a set as they are one of four teams to qualify for the quarter-finals with a 100 per cent record in the men's competition at this year's World Sitting Volleyball World Championships.

Full schedule released for World ParaVolley Sitting Volleyball World Championships

By Paul Osborne

The full schedule has been released for the 2014 World ParaVolley Sitting Volleyball World Championships in Poland ©Getty ImagesThe full match schedule has been released for the men's and women's competition ahead of the 2014 World ParaVolley Sitting Volleyball World Championships.

World ParaVolley joins forces with VolleySLIDE after success of online campaign

By Gary Anderson

February 5 - World ParaVolley has integrated online campiagn VolleySLIDE into its programme going forward ©Getty Images The International Federation for sitting volleyball, World ParaVolley, has announced it is integrating online development and participation campaign VolleySLIDE into its programme due to the success of the new initiative.
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