Volleyball

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.

Australia to host first World ParaVolley Standing Beach Volleyball World Championship

By Emily Goddard

Adelaide will host the first ever Standing Beach Volleyball World Championship for men with a physical disability in 2014 ©World ParaVolleyDecember 17 - Adelaide has been named as the host of the historic first Standing Beach Volleyball World Championship for athletes with a disability set to take place next year.

World ParaVolley official Le Breuilly named as sitting volleyball technical delegate at Rio 2016

By Emily Goddard

Denis le Breuilly has been named as the technical delegate for sitting volleyball at Rio 2016 ©Getty ImagesNovember 19 - Denis le Breuilly, sport director of World ParaVolley, has been named by the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) as the technical delegate for sitting volleyball at Rio 2016.
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