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FIVB Hero Murilo Endres is back! Russia takes silver at FIVB World Grand Champions Cup Heroes begin their journey towards the World Champions Cup FIVB Women’s World Grand Champions Cup: FIVB Hero Sheilla Castro strikes second gold! FIVB Hero Rouzier joins Movember along with his team FIVB Heroes Saori Kimura and Sheilla Castro to compete at the 2013 FIVB World Grand Champions Cup! FIVB Hero Chen Xue claims the gold in Phuket! FIVB Heroes dominate the podium in Xiamen! GOLD FOR ALISON AT THE FINAL GRAND SLAM FIVB Heroes start their run in the last Grand Slam of the season! FINAL TOUR STOP FOR THE FIVB HEROES IN CHINA Third on podium – the best of Club World’s opposites FIVB Hero Brakocevic winner and MVP of 2013 FIVB Women’s Club World Championship Golden start for FIVB Heroes Kerri Walsh-Jennings and April Ross HEROES BACK ON THE SAND! FIVB Hero Brakocevic wins the Turkish SuperCup Tsvetan Sokolov back in Italy You asked – Jovana answered! “This year’s Women’s CEV European Volleyball Championship was Unpredictable!” A NEW PARTNER FOR JULIUS BRINK Russian FIVB Heroes take gold at 2013 CEV VELUX Volleyball European Championship Four FIVB Heroes go for gold at 2013 CEV VELUX Volleyball European Championship TSVETAN SOKOLOV, THE NEXT BULGARIAN SUPERSTAR NO SURPRISES IN THE QUARTERFINALS FIVB HEROES LEAD THEIR TEAMS TO THE QUARTER FINALS AVC Women’s Asian Championship: FIVB Heroes Take Silver and Bronze Medals! Sensational German FIVB Heroes FIVB Hero Sheilla Castro Reigns at the 2013 CSV South American Championship! FIVB Beach Volleyball World Championship Mazury 2013 – Recap POLAND & DENMARK HOST EUROPE’S FIVB HEROES FIVB Hero Sheilla Castro Shooting for the Continental Title! Germany’s Maggie Kozuch Takes Home the Silver! FIVB Heroes Yimei Wang, Saori Kimura and Yeon-Koung Kim Begin the Battle for the Asian Title! Kozuch, Nikolic and Brakocevic Off to the Semis! Congratulations Dr. Thomas Bach, New IOC President Neslihan Demir Joins Fellow FIVB Heroes during the Quarter-final! Bouncing Back from Injury, Conte Joins Fellow Argentinean and Best Friend in Poland! FIVB Hero Saori Kimura and Japanese Team Qualify for the FIVB Volleyball World Championship 2014 in Italy! Three FIVB Heroes Advance to Quarterfinals A new season and a new club for Polish FIVB Hero Zibi Bartman IMPORTANT VICTORIES FOR FIVB HEROES FIVB Heroes aiming to claim gold! FIVB Heroes Start New Season at the Brazilian Beach Volleyball Tour! FIVB Grand Prix Finals: FIVB Hero Sheilla Castro Claims Gold! LAURA WINS HER FIFTH GERMAN TITLE! FIVB Grand Prix finals: two FIVB Heroes going for the gold! FIVB Grand Prix Finals: FIVB Hero Sheilla Castro keeps Brazil in the lead Ask your Hero: Jovana Brakocevic FIVB GRAND PRIX FINALS: Sheilla Castro and Yimei Wang, the undefeated Heroes Happy Birthday Bartosz Kurek! FIVB Grand Prix Finals: A winning start for FIVB Heroes Yimei Wang, Sheilla Castro and Saori Kimura FIVB Grand Prix: FIVB Heroes ready for the finals! The Salgado sisters’ big break! EMANUEL WINS SILVER IN MOSCOW! Busy Month For Bartosz Kurek’s Fan Club THE FIVB HEROES ARE HEADING FOR MOSCOW Send your birthday greetings to FIVB Hero Bartosz Kurek! THE MOSCOW GRAND SLAM IS ABOUT TO KICK OFF! FIVB Grand Prix: Yimei Wang, Jovana Brakocevic and Sheilla Castro join Saori Kimura in the Finals! FIVB Heroes Margareta Kozuch, Neslihan Demir, Manon Flier and Joanna Kaczor now focus on the 2013 European Championship! MAGGIE, THE STAR NEXT DOOR FIVB Grand Prix: FIVB Heroes last battles towards Final Round! PABLO AND ADRIAN CONTINUE THEIR RUN! And the Gold Goes to Talita! FIVB Grand Prix: FIVB Heroes Yimei Wang and Saori Kimura remain unbeaten FIVB Grand Prix: Serbia and Brazil on the run to final round FIVB Volleyball World Grand Prix 2013 Promo Spot Manon Flier: “I really feel good with the role I got right now” FIVB Grand Prix: More exciting games in the 2nd Week FIVB Heroes in Berlin for another FIVB Grand Slam! BERLIN CALLS FOR THE FIVB HEROES PABLO AND ADRIAN ARE EUROPEAN CHAMPS! LAURA LUDWIG WINS BRONZE IN KLAGENFURT! FIVB World Grand Prix: FIVB Heroes star in first weekend of the competition! World Grand Prix: It’s time for the women’s battle! PHIL & THE FIVB HEROES TAKE OVER LONG BEACH! Long Beach Grand Slam: FIVB Hero Talita Antunes strikes another gold Best preparation before the Grand Prix for Yimei Jovana is back in the game! Clayton Stanley hopes to be back BACK TO THE ROOTS IN LONG BEACH! FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour: It’s time for the Long Beach Grand Slam! World League Finals: A podium full of Heroes World League Finals Day 4: Russia reaches finals World League Finals Day 3: FIVB Heroes in the semifinals World League Finals Day 2: Savani and Parodi debut with a victory World League Finals: Tsvetan Sokolov – unstoppable MAGGIE WINS THE EUROPEAN LEAGUE! FIVB Hero Sheilla Castro starts preparations for World Grand Prix! Olympic final re-match in WL final round Two in a row: Xue and Zhang Xi claim the gold at the Gstaad Grand Slam! FIFTH Place finishes for Male FIVB Heroes IN GSTAAD Player Profile: FIVB Hero Marta Menegatti Player Profile: FIVB Hero Mariusz Prudel FIVB Beach Volleyball Heroes are back in action at the Gstaad Grand Slam! Player Profile: FIVB Hero April Ross Player Profile: FIVB Hero Laura Ludwig Player Profile: FIVB Hero Phil Dalhausser NO HAPPY ENDING FOR EMANUEL AND ALISON Player Profile: FIVB Hero Greta Cicolari FIVB Heroes Chen Xue and Zhang Xi crowned World Champions! Alison and Emanuel among the best four teams! World Championship: Two FIVB Heroes teams in semifinals! Player Profile: FIVB Hero Todd Rogers BEACH MEN ADVANCE TO THE ROUND OF 32 Player Profile: FIVB Hero Emanuel Rego World Championship: FIVB Heroes tough battle to reach Round of 16 FIVB Heroes Promo Spot Mazury 2013 NO FIVB HEROES MISSING IN THE KNOCK OUT STAGES! Interview: Polish FIVB Heroes Fijalek and Prudel World Championship: FIVB Heroes to meet in Elimination Round! World Championship: Heroes closer to qualification FIVB Heroes in action in Mazury World Championship: FIVB Heroes get early qualification FIVB Beach Volleyball World Championships Mazury 2013 Promotional Clip April Ross confirms future FIVB Hero partnership with Kerri Walsh-Jennings World Championships: FIVB Heroes make their debut at the women’s competition! 2013 Mediterranean Games: Silver Medal for FIVB Hero Neslihan Demir European League: Margareta Kozuch leads Germany to three home wins FIVB Heroes fans: turn your heads to Poland as the World Championships are about to start! FIVB Heroes heading to Poland for the 2013 World Championships! FIVB Heroes take gold and silver medals in Rome FIVB Hero Neslihan Demir ready for the XVII Mediterranean Games FIVB Heroes advance in Rome Grand Slam DISAPPOINTING WEEKEND FOR MAGGIE FIVB Heroes on top of the World League FIVB Hero Talita strikes gold again! Fijalek and Prudel win bronze in The Netherlands FIVB Heroes all on the court of 2013 FIVB World League FIVB Heroes in The Netherlands for the third Grand Slam of the year GREGORZ AND MARIUSZ ROCK THE GERMAN TOUR! FIVB Hero Jelena Nikolic’s comeback FIVB Heroes Sweepstakes winner meets FIVB President Attention all youth leaders in sports! Apply Now for UNOSDP Youth Leadership Program in South Korea. Video: UNOSDP Youth Leadership Camp Doha 2013 Brazilian Heroes on ‘Top of the World’ Cup Final Good start for FIVB Heroes in World Cup Final 2013 World League: Heroes on the road to Argentina! PAOLO CAPTURES BRONZE IN ARGENTINA! Brazilian FIVB Heroes once again on the podium FIVB Beach Volleyball World Championships: Official Promo Video FIVB HEROES MEET FOR THE FIRST CORRIENTES GRAND SLAM EVER! Corrientes ready to receive the FIVB Heroes Gold and Bronze for the Brazilian Heroes in Shanghai TOUGH WEEK FOR THE FIVB HEROES IN SHANGHAI FIVB Heroes meet for the first Grand Slam of the year BEACH MEN MEET FOR THE FIRST GRAND SLAM Chinese Heroes take gold! PHIL DALHAUSSER WINS THE SEASON OPENER! Zbigniew Bartman Polish champion for the first time! 4 FIVB HEROES COUPLES ON TOP OF THE POOLS IN FUZHOU OPEN! FIVB Hero Emanuel Rego “more motivated than ever” FIVB Heroes Brakocevic and Kimura on top of Turkish volleyball FIVB BEACH HEROES KICK OFF THEIR SEASON IN CHINA! FIVB Heroes in fight for Russia’s gold From a joke to an official fan club Club season comes to an end for our Heroes in Brazil Great season for all FIVB Heroes in Italy Superliga Play-off kicks off! Sheilla Castro to play Brazilian League final again! Destinee, the cup is yours! CEV Cup is closer to FIVB Hero Destinee Hooker! UNLUCKY FIVB HEROES IN OMSK FIVB HEROES REACHING FOR EUROPEAN CROWN Jovana Brakocevic named Queen of Europe! Istanbul is ready to welcome FIVB Heroes! Mikhaylov’s Triumph at the All-star MAXIM, TSVETAN AND ANTONIN IN THE FINAL FOUR! CEV Champions League: Kozuch, Brakocevic and Kimura advance to Final Four! Battle of the FIVB Heroes at the Playoffs 6! FIVB Hero Emanuel Rego Speaks up about Doping Control and Clean Sport Antonin Rouzier Wins Polish Cup! Eyes on Rio 2016, FIVB Beach Heroes Debut New Partnerships New Partners for FIVB Beach Heroes FIVB Heroes Advance to Champions League Playoffs 6! FIVB HEROES SHINE IN THE CHAMPIONS LEAGUE! FIVB Heroes Juliana & Maria Elisa start new partnership with a victory! PERFECT PLAYOFFS START FOR FIVB HEROES! Back in the Game! Brazilian Heroes Murilo and Sheilla are back in action after holiday break FIVB Hero Lynne Beattie at the 4th UN Youth Leadership Camp in Doha, Qatar MEN’S CHAMPIONS LEAGUE PLAYOFFS KICK OFF! FIVB Heroes to participate in 4th UN Youth Leadership Camp in Doha The Russian FIVB Hero wins the Russian Cup! What a Year! 2012 in Pictures MAGGIE AND GEORG ARE GERMANY’S PLAYERS OF THE YEAR! FIVB Hero Sheilla Castro elected best Olympic Athlete in Brazil FIVB Heroes Season Sweepstake: And the winner is… CEV Champions League: FIVB Heroines advance to Playoffs 12 Mikhaylov and Sokolov head confidently to the Champion’s League Play-Offs! CHAMPIONS LEAGUE FIFTH ROUND: 5 HEROINES ARE ON TOP Brazilian Beach Volleyball FIVB Heroes together in Copacana FIVB HEROES End of Season Sweepstake And the winner is … The World Grand Prix grows to 20 teams! WORLD LEAGUE 2013: MORE TEAMS AND MANY HEROES! Four FIVB Heroines Qualify for the Champions League Playoff
It was a really positive week for our FIVB Heroines in the 2012 Champions League. On Tuesday Simona Gioli took her team Galatasaray SK to a 3-1 (21-25, 25-13, 25-13, 26-24) victory against Dinamo Romprest Bucarest. With 14 points scored she was among the best scorers of the match.CEV Champions League: FIVB Heroes Rule the Pools FIVB Hero Sheilla Castro in the running for 2012 Best Olympic Athlete Award in Brazil JONAS BECOMES A DADDY!
Topping of a pretty much perfect year, Jonas Reckermann became a proud parents of his first child Emil Reckermann.Bartosz Kurek’s Starting Over FIVB Heroine Nesli Darnel Wins Turkish Derby against Kim Yeon-Koung FIVB Heroes Sweepstake
Share your story! Share your moments! We are nearly at the end of a fantastic FIVB Heroes’ Year! We would like to know what you liked most in 2012? What is your best beach-/volleyball memory of the year? Which FIVB [...]JULIUS AND JONAS WIN THE BAMBI! CEV CHAMPIONS LEAGUE THIRD ROUND: BRAKOCEVIC, KIMURA AND DARNEL, THE UNBEATEN HEROINES
After taking a break last week, our FIVB Heroines were back in action with three of them picking up victories to lead their teams to the top.FIVB Heroes Dominate Champions League with Straight Victories
In the latest leg of the CEV Champions League the FIVB Heroes lived up to their reputations, winning all their matches with 3-0 scores and grabbing all the Best Player awards.FIVB Heroes Sweepstake – Bump! Set! Spike! FACUNDO CONTE: FROM RUSSIA WITH LOVE Facundo joins Grozer and Musersky in fight for Russian Cup FIVB Heroes Feature – Talita da Rocha Antunes Beach Volleyball World Tour Recap: A year to remember Step up for Destinee Hooker FIVB Heroes Cristian Savani and Sheilla Castro out of action… FIVB Heroes Men – Champions League 2012/13
In the second week of the men’s Champions League all of our FIVB Heroes reached their objective goal - 3 points and leading their pools!Clash of FIVB Heroines in the highlights of CEV Champions League Second Round FIVB Heroines doing battle for CEV Champions League Title Jen and April with a golden finish! JEN AND APRIL AT THIS YEAR’S FINAL EVENT! FIVB Hero Murilo Endres looking to break a curse Club World Championship – two heroes, different outcomes FIVB Heroes sweepstake – And the winner is … Olympic Feature – FIVB Hero Jovana Brakocevic FIVB Heroes Feature – Maria Antonelli Maxim Mikhaylov becomes captain of Zenit FIVB and United Nations intensifying their partnership with grassroots project Giba wins his first tournament with Bolivar Kerri Walsh-Jennings to welcome new family member! Battle between the hemispheres united three FIVB Heroes this weekend Olympic Feature – FIVB Hero Margareta Kozuch Multi-talented FIVB Hero Jovana Brakocevic FIVB Heroes Sweepstake FIVB Hero Alison Cerutti has undergone emergency surgery Jonas and Julius stand for civil courage! Manon Flier and the Netherlands book their ticket to the 2013 European Championship FIVB Hero Georg Grozer qualifies for the European Championships! Georg Grozer takes aim at the European Championships Olympic Feature – FIVB Hero Maxim Mikhaylov FIVB Heroes Feature – Paolo Nicolai Japan loses their spot in the World League 2013 Olympic Feature – FIVB Hero Manon Flier Flawless start for Georg Grozer and Germany! Manon Flier returns to help the Netherlands in the 2013 European Championship Qualifier FIVB Heroes Sweepstake: Happy Birthday Destinee Hooker Heroes head for Champions League! Sheilla qualifies her new club for the FIVB Women’s Club World Championship
Back on courts following her Olympic gold medal in London, FIVB Hero Sheilla Castro helped her club Sollys/Nestlé Osasco to win the South American Club Championship this Thursday, qualifying for the FIVB Women’s Club World Championship.Giba and his new team, officially presented in Argentina Japanese FIVB Heroes are finally back on court! FIVB Heroes Feature – Larissa Franca No luck for the FIVB Heroes in Aland FIVB Heroes Sweepstake – Happy Birthday Destinee Hooker
Destinee Hooker’s birthday is coming up this Friday. We have a special FIVB Heroes package to give away.Be creative. Send us an individual picture of your taped fingers or painted finger nails, Destinee Hooker would cherish. Please send your picture [...]Olympic Feature – FIVB Heroes Adrian Gavira & Pablo Herrera Congratulations Bartosz and Happy Birthday! Bartek Kurek’s fresh start! Second last tour stop for the beach ladies Olympic Feature – FIVB Hero Ekaterina Gamova FIVB Heroes Feature – April Ross FIVB Heroes Feature – Laura Ludwig Olympic Feature – FIVB Hero Murilo Endres Teddy at the London 2012 Olympic Games FIVB Heroes Inspire with Their Olympic Histories TODD ROGERS AND PHIL DALHAUSSER WIN BRONZE Juliana and Larissa win Their Third Title of the Season in Poland FIVB Heroes Share Their Olympic Emotions SWATCH World Tour continues in Poland Good Bye London, Hello Poland: FIVB Heroines Meet Again Sheilla Castro and Brazil Claim Second Consecutive Olympic Gold Medal! Russia Are the New Olympic Champions! Amazing tournament for Australia! FIVB Heroes Destinee Hooker and Sheilla Castro to Meet in Olympic Final! Julius Brink and Jonas Reckermann Win Olympic Gold! Dami Bakare hopes to promote volleyball! Queens of the beach! Olympic Champions – FIVB Heroes Kerri Walsh & Misty May-Treanor Men take the next step towards Olympic gold Semifinals: Get FIVB Heroes show started! Olympic Feature – FIVB Hero Tsvetan Sokolov Men’s Beach Final casts its shadow! Olympic Feature – FIVB Hero Georg Grozer All American final at Horse Guards Parade! America and Asia battle for the medals: USA, Brazil, Korea and Japan advance to the semis! Olympic Games – FIVB Heroes Lounge Brazilians and Germans fight for gold! Men’s Beach semifinal preview USA, Brazil, Russia and Germany advance to play-off round Pool A: Six FIVB Heroes in quarterfinals! Five Olympic FIVB Heroes in the semis! Olympic Feature – FIVB Heroes Greta Cicolari & Marta Menegatti Semi-finals composed entirely of Olympic FIVB Heroines! Olympic Feature – FIVB Hero Neslihan Darnel The run for quarterfinals goes harder in Pool B Dominican Republic, Italy, Russia and Japan through to the quarterfinals Pool A: Poland joins Bulgaria on top Brazil recovers and advances together with USA, China and Korea Beach men roll on to quarterfinals! FIVB Heroines reached the quarterfinals! Olympic FIVB Heroines in last 16 in beach volleyball! Olympic Champions still undefeated in Pool B Pool A: Bulgaria alone on the top Day six: All Olympic FIVB Heroes advance! Olympic Feature – FIVB Hero Clay Stanley Facundo and his family visiting the FIVB Heroes Lounge Father and son at the Olympics: Hugo and Facundo Conte Olympic Feature – FIVB Heroes Julius Brink & Jonas Reckermann Yeon-Koung Kim, The Asian Gamova Pool A: Russia and Italy on top after the third round! Yeon-Koung Kim turns up the pressure as Korea beats Brazil Germans and Poles in Knockout Stage! Olympic FIVB Heroes Photo Blog – Maria & Talita in London Olympic Feature – FIVB Hero Emanuel Rego The Olympics – an individual journey for each FIVB Hero Olympic FIVB Heroines advance ahead of schedule Lynne Beattie – the right prescription for Team GB Olympic FIVB Hero Lynne Beattie visits the FIVB Heroes Lounge in London FIVB Hero Sokolov and teammates, the stars of the day in Pool A Day four: Direct duels on the Beach! Brazil and USA take the lead in Pool B FIVB Heroes Feature – Misty May-Treanor Second day Pool A: Great Britain’s first Olympic victory FIVB Heroes from China and USA ahead in Pool B Wins and losses for the Beach Ladies Joy and sorrow in the London sand! Olympic FIVB Heroes – Paolo Nicolai London 2012, First Weekend Recap: A Real Olympic Party for Beach Volleyball Fans London Olympics: FIVB Heroines Stand out on Opening Day in Pool B Olympic FIVB Heroes get it started on the beach! Indoor Volleyball, Pool A: Bulgaria, Argentina and Poland on top Olympic Games – Favourites dominate in Pool B Olympic FIVB Heroes – Tsvetan Sokolov FIVB Heroes Feature – Yeon-Koung Kim Olympic FIVB Heroes – Reinder Nummerdor Olympic FIVB Heroes – Jennifer Kessy & April Ross Olympic FIVB Heroes – Sanne Keizer Olympic FIVB Heroes – Zara Dampney Olympic FIVB Heroes – Talita Antunes & Maria Antonelli Olympic FIVB Heroes – Larissa França & Juliana Felisberta da Silva Olympic FIVB Heroes – Lynne Beattie Olympic FIVB Heroes – Bartosz Kurek Olympic FIVB Heroes – Georg Grozer Olympic FIVB Heroes – Dami Bakare Olympic FIVB Heroes – Cristian Savani Olympic FIVB Heroes – Lydia Oulmou Olympic FIVB Heroes – Marta Menegatti & Greta Cicolari Olympic FIVB Heroes – Noureddine Hefaiedh Olympic FIVB Heroes – Simona Gioli Olympic FIVB Heroes – Patrick Heuscher Olympic FIVB Heroes – Destinee Hooker Olympic FIVB Heroes – Facundo Conte Olympic FIVB Heroes – Grant Goldschmidt Olympic FIVB Heroes – Milagros Cabral de la Cruz Olympic FIVB Heroes – Natacha Rigobert Olympic FIVB Heroes – Pablo Herrera Allepuz & Adrián Gavira Collado Olympic FIVB Heroes – Ekaterina Gamova Olympic FIVB Heroes – Julius Brink & Jonas Reckermann Olympic FIVB Heroes – Laura Ludwig & Sara Goller Olympic FIVB Heroes – Phil Dalhausser & Todd Rogers Olympic FIVB Heroes – Maxim Mikhaylov Olympic FIVB Heroes – Saori Kimura Olympic FIVB Heroes – Yeon-Koung Kim Olympic FIVB Heroes – Yimei Wang Olympic FIVB Heroes – Clayton Stanley Olympic FIVB Heroes – Jovana Brakocevic Olympic FIVB Heroes – Natalie Cook Olympic FIVB Heroes – Neslihan Darnel Olympic FIVB Heroes – Sasa Starovic Olympic FIVB Heroes – Emanuel Rego & Alison Cerutti Olympic FIVB Heroes – Grzegorz Fijalek & Mariusz Prudel Olympic FIVB Heroes ready to show Beach Volleyball at its best Olympic FIVB Heroes are ready for battle at Earls Court Fierce battle awaits Olympic Indoor Volleyball FIVB Heroines Olympic FIVB Heroines Ready to rock London 2012 Olympic FIVB Heroes – Murilo Endres Olympic FIVB Heroes – Sheilla Castro Olympic FIVB Heroes – Igor Yudin Olympic FIVB Heroes – Kerri Walsh & Misty May-Treanor Olympic FIVB Heroes Photo Blog – Sara & Laura in London FIVB Heroes Fail to Make Their Mark in Klagenfurt No Luck for the FIVB Heroes in Klagenfurt!
The Grand Slam in Klagenfurt was the last stop before the Olympics and four of our FIVB Heroes decided to participate as a last-minute self-assessment a week before London. Unfortunately a podium position eluded all four of them!Poland proves unstoppable again! Olympic FIVB Heroes – Xi Zhang & Chen Xue Olympic FIVB Heroes – Linyin Xu & Penggen Wu Olympic FIVB Heroes Neslihan Darnel and Natacha Rigobert named as flag bearers! Last Stop before the Olympic Games 2012: Klagenfurt FIVB Heroes Feature – Sasa Starovic Last stop before London: The Klagenfurt Grand Slam One day with FIVB Heroes – At the SMART Grand Slam Berlin 2012 One day with FIVB Heroes – At the SMART Grand Slam Berlin 2012 FIVB BEACH HEROES RULE IN BERLIN! ALISON’S AND EMANUEL’S GOLDEN REVENGE! FIVB Beach Heroines gear up for the Berlin Grand Slam Berlin Grand Slam aims for New World Record! FIVB Hero Milagros Cabral at the 2012 Panamerican Cup FIVB Heroes Feature – Ferdinand Tille FIVB Heroes Campaign makes dreams come true! One day with FIVB Heroes – At the World League Final in Sofia One day with FIVB Heroes – At the World League Final in Sofia Interview with FIVB Hero Cristian Savani World League Finals: Poland Wins Historic Gold Medal! CEV European League: Jovana has to settle for Bronze Gamova Is the Queen of the Yeltsin Cup FIVB Heroes clinch Silver and Bronze in Gstaad Misty May-Treanor and Kerri Walsh are the Queens of the Swiss Alps The Big Battle of Tsvetan Sokolov GEORG GROZER JOINS THE FIVB HEROES! Surprises in Sofia! FIVB Heroes Feature – Bartosz Kurek FIVB Heroes to star for volleyball in London Beach volleyball goes supersize: enormous sculptures of the “FIVB Heroes” Emanuel Rego and Kerri Walsh stop off in Berlin BEACH BOYS READY TO ROCK THE SWISS ALPS Beach FIVB Heroes up for a new challenge in Gstaad CEV European League: Brakocevic fighting for the title FIVB Heroes ready to rock Sofia! Ferdinand Tille and Germany make history SHOOT. POST. WIN. – The FIVB Heroes at the SMART Grand Slam Berlin 2012 Mikhaylov exits World League 2012 undefeated World League, Pool C: USA Head to Bulgaria! World Grand Prix Finals: FIVB Heroes Sheilla and Nesli make it to the podium FIVB Heroes Feature – Marta Menegatti World Grand Prix Finals – Turkey leads after second day World Grand Prix Final – Sheilla and Nesli start road towards the title Germany and Japan miss out on Grand Prix Final Wilfredo and Cuba almost in Sofia! Preview of the World Grand Prix Final
2012 World Grand Prix takes place in Ningbo, China from 27th June to 1st July.Sheilla leads Brazil to success in World Grand Prix Pool K in China World Grand Prix: Pool L – Poland’s dreams dashed Clayton Stanley takes USA to the top of World League Pool C! World Grand Prix Heads into Final Preliminary Weekend A long way back to court Turkish ladies unbeaten in Belgrade! Clayton Stanley back to 100%! FIVB Heroes Feature – Greta Cicolari World League, Pool D: Germany Remains on Top World Grand Prix, Pool E: US Ladies Dominate in São Bernardo, Brazil Silver and Bronze Medals for Our Heroines in Rome! Alison and Emanuel Win Silver In Rome! Triumph and despair under the sun of Santo Domingo France and USA both on top of Pool C Sofia here we come! World Grand Prix Pool F: Thailand relegates hosts Japan to second position with a hat-trick! World Grand Prix, Pool E: FIVB Heroes meet in Brazil Beach Heroines Kick off Rome Grand Slam Beach Heroes Get Ready for Rome FIVB Heroes Feature – Phil Dalhausser Olympic preparations with a difference Plenty of FIVB Heroes at the Moscow Grand Slam 2012 Larissa blogs from Rome FIVB Heroes Feature – Emanuel Rego World Grand Prix Pool B: American ladies prove unbeatable From Berlin to London: Germany goes to the Olympics! Brazil rules the roost at Home! World Grand Prix, first weekend: Brazil, Serbia, Italy and Poland remarkably even in Pool D Bulgaria books the last ticket to London after a flawless Winning Streak! The road to London 2012 – Qualified FIVB Heroes “FIVB Hero” Ekaterina Gamova competes with the obelisk on Poklonnaya Hill Last stop Sofia: Qualifiers for London enter final stage Murilo’s t-shirt auctioned off for charity! Grand Prix: let the battle of the girls begin Fan meets FIVB Hero – Karina & Larissa Hope dies last: The Olympic Qualifier in Berlin Matteo Martino Heads East! FIVB Heroes unbeaten in Poland! Juliana blogs from Moscow JULIUS AND JONAS ON TOP OF EUROPE! Moscow Grand Slam 2012: Ready, Steady, Go! FIVB Heroes Feature – Pablo Herrera Manon Flier as spectator BEACH HEROES BATTLE FOR THE EUROPEAN CROWN! Margareta Kozuch moves back to Italy Murilo is back in business! Four Beach Heroes on the podium in Prague! FACUNDO CONTE JOINS DINAMO KRASNODAR! THREE TEAMS DEAD EVEN IN FRANKFURT! Simona Gioli plays for flood victims in Genoa More FIVB Heroes on their way to London! Yimei Wang is getting better! Why volleyball and beach volleyball will increase in popularity Russians on track for London FIVB Heroes Feature – Kerri Walsh More Heroes in Champions League! Gamova still undefeated in Tokyo! FIVB Heroes Feature – Alison Cerutti Rogers/Dalhausser Aim for Their Third Gold Serbia and Cuba Start Strong in Japan! Poland Rules the Roost in Toronto! Italy takes the lead in Florence FIVB Heroes Feature – Xue Chen and Zhang Xi Rouzier aims to meet his Hero in London! FIVB Heroes gear up for the World League A true FIVB Hero: Destinee Hooker and her Teammates join fight against cancer! GIBA MAKES MOVE TO ARGENTINA No Risk, No Fun! Murilo and Giba to Sit out the Initial World League Matches Volleyball event at Hauptwache in Frankfurt: Georg Grozer and Ferdinand Tille inspire volleyball fans Interview with FIVB Hero Ferdinand Tille The qualifiers are about to move to Japan Juliana & Larissa blog from Beijing What is Ferdinand Tille’s position on the court?
To win Ferdinand Tille's FIVB Hero fan package just answer this question: "What is Ferdinand Tille's position on the court?" Please send an e-mail with your answer to win@FIVBheroes.com. Make sure you send us your contact-details including your name and [...]Another FIVB Hero in London: Facundo Conte led Argentina to the title SOFIA: AND THE WINNER IS… Mother and athlete – Kerri Walsh Larissa and Juliana Triumph on a Very Special Occasion! Kerri Walsh: Mom and Athlete Paolo Nicolai Playing big in Beijing and Alison & Emanuel are back on track! Unstoppable Sheilla is off to London! Stanley back to his best to qualify for London 2012! Sheilla’s Olympic Dreams to Come True This Weekend? Cuba in the semifinal! Day 3 in Sofia: Who Will Join Germany and Bulgaria in the Semis? Memories of Beijing 2008 for the beach girls Juliana and Larissa Play Their One Hundredth World Tour Tournament! Road to London 2012: Argentina is ready for the action FIVB Heroes to Meet in the Semi-Final? Bulgaria’s Homerun in Sofia Second day in Long Beach – the stats tell the story FIVB Heroes Feature – Juliana Felisberta da Silva Brink Back in Business! The Men’s Tour Returns to Olympic Sands Tickets to London 2012 – The chance in Sofia Neslihan’s triumph in Ankara Straight answers from Long Beach Larissa says “Hi!” from Beijing Castro determined to hold on to gold Turkey wins the London 2012 ticket in Ankara Stanley still in doubt for team USA Joanna Kaczor’s battle Chen Xue and Zhang Xi Delight Their Fans in Shanghai by Winning Gold! Todd Rogers and Phil Dalhausser Win the Shanghai Grand Slam! Dominican Republic champions in Tijuana Andale! Tijuana gearing up for final! Last chance for Poland and Turkey Ankara – days three and four: London closer for some! Neslihan Darnel shows how to combine a full time job with a healthy family life Milagros Cabral, hero inside and outside the lines Recovered! Giba targets the Olympic Games Back to tour, Alison tries to get to his 500th victory in career in Shanghai! Second day of the tournament in Ankara full of emotion! From China to… China (again) for our Beach Girls This Year’s First Grand Slam in Shanghai The FIVB Heroes-Call
Hi FIVB Hero fans! What would you think about receiving a call from a FIVB Hero? In this weeks’ sweepstake you can win a phone-call from the German FIVB Hero Margareta Kozuch. Right now she is playing in Ankara, Turkey [...]Ankara day 1: results Tijuana: Dominican Republic and Cuba progress to the semi-finals Herrera and Gavira Win Bronze in Myslowice Talita and Maria Elisa dominate in Sanya London calling… The goal is London 2012 The heat is on – FIVB Heroes in Ankara to qualify for London 2012 Tijuana, a stopover on the journey to London 2012 Sanya is this week’s battleground for the women This week the men’s Tour Stops in Poland Bartosz’s silver season Simone Parodi takes the Italian title Brasilia Open 2012 – Best of Men Dalhausser and Rogers win gold in Brasilia for the third time! The FIVB Heroes take the podium! Chen Xue and Zhang Xi take the gold in Brasilia Open Brasilia Open: a decisive moment for the girls, showtime for the boys! Zhang Xi celebrates her birthday with big victory in Brasilia Open Professional Attitude – not only on the court FIVB Heroes maintain their 100% record in the Brasilia Open Here we go again! FIVB intensifies dialogue with volleyball community Best fan picture competition
We are happy to announce the first FIVB Heroes sweepstake in 2012. Win Maria Antonelli’s original shirt she exclusively signed for FIVB Heroes during the Swatch World Tour in Klagenfurt 2011. This is what you have to do: [...]The SWATCH World Tour 2012 starts in Brasilia Fan meets FIVB Hero – Maria Clara Salgado FIVB Heroes Question Time – Alison & Emanuel SWATCH Beach Volleyball World Tour – Super Slow Motion The new beach volleyball season is just around the corner! Talent runs in the – growing! – family Emanuel’s incredible longevity is the result of hard work! Beach volleyball season review – Brazilian FIVB Heroes Beach volleyball season review – North American FIVB Heroes Beach volleyball season review 2012 – Asian FIVB Heroes Beach volleyball season review – European FIVB Heroes Fan meets FIVB Hero – Greta Cicolari & Marta Menegatti Two in a billion – blazing the trail for beach volleyball in China 2.0 Heroes Will-powerplay! Simona Gioli makes her way in a double role Women’s Champions League Final Four in Baku – Summary Men’s Champions League Final Four in Lodz – Summary About the sport The Bright Stars from the East at the Champions League Final Four Play, no matter what The Magnificent Three
Matey Kaziyski, Bartosz Kurek and Maxim Mikhaylov are three of the FIVB Heroes who attended the last Men’s Champions League Final Four in Lodz (17-18 March 2012). Find out more!Interview with Jonas Reckermann Interview with Larissa Franca FIVB Heroes Question Time – Salgado Sisters FIVB Heroes Question Time – Jen & April Interview with Simone Parodi Interview with Matey Kaziyski Interview with Léon Venero Wilfredo Ekaterina packing … Interview with Milagros Cabral de la Cruz FIVB Heroes Campaign – Season Review Following Bartosz … World Cup Japan – Best of Women Interview with Kunihiro Shimizu World Cup Japan – Best of Men Global partnership – United Nations and FIVB FIVB Heroes Launch – World Cup Japan – Press Release Interview with Saori Kimura Interview with Margareta Kozuch Interview with Manon Flier Fans asking Ekaterina Gamova Interview with Jovana Brakocevic Following Jelena … Interview with Neslihan Darnel Fans asking Maxim Mikhaylov Interview with Ekaterina Gamova Interview with Antonin Rouzier Interview with Jelena Nikolic at the World Grand Prix in Macau 2011 Interview with Sheilla Castro at the World Grand Prix 2011 in Macau World Grand Prix Macau Interview with Destinee Hooker at the World Grand Prix in Macau 2011 HP Beach Open (Women) HP Beach Open (Men) Macao WGP FIVB Heroes Launch – World Grand Prix Finals in Macau – Highlights FIVB Heroes Launch – World Grand Prix Finals in Macau – Press Release FIVB Heroes in Super Slow Motion – Saori Kimura FIVB Heroes in Super Slow Motion – Margareta Kozuch FIVB Heroes in Super Slow Motion – Manon Flier FIVB Heroes in Super Slow Motion – Joanna Kaczor FIVB Heroes in Super Slow Motion – Jelena Nikolic FIVB Heroes in Super Slow Motion – Ekaterina Gamova FIVB Heroes in Super Slow Motion – Yimei Wang PAF Open FIN (Women) PAF Open FIN (Men) Todd’s FIVB Hero Cam … Klagenfurt Jen’s Venue Check … Klagenfurt A 1 Energy Grand Slam Klagenfurt (Men) A 1 Energy Grand Slam Klagenfurt (Women) What about … Klagenfurt? Mazury Orlen Grand Slam Stare Jablonki (Men) Mazury Orlen Grand Slam Stare Jablonki (Women) FIVB Heroes Question Time – Phil Dalhausser FIVB Heroes Question Time – Talita & Maria Québec Open Jeep 2011 (Women) Québec Open Jeep 2011 (Men) Moscow Grand Slam (Men) Moscow Grand Slam (Women) Emanuel’s FIVB Hero Cam … Gstaad 1 to 1 Energy Grand Slam – Gstaad (Men) World League Final Gdansk 1 to 1 Energy Grand Slam – Gstaad (Women) Interview with Zbigniew Bartman at World League Final 2011 in Gdansk Interview with GIBA at the World League Final 2011 in Gdansk Interview with Murilo Endres at the World League Final 2011 in Gdansk PR campaign launch – 16 players from 14 countries selected as FIVB Heroes FIVB Heroes in Super Slow Motion — Clayton Stanley FIVB Heroes in Super Slow Motion — Facundo Conte FIVB Heroes in Super Slow Motion — Ferdinand Tille FIVB Heroes in Super Slow Motion — Ivan Zaytsev FIVB Heroes in Super Slow Motion — Maxim Mikhaylov FIVB Heroes in Super Slow Motion — Simone Parodi The FIVB Heroes in Super Slow Motion Interview with Facundo Conte at World League Final 2011 in Gdansk Interview with Bartosz Kurek at World League Final 2011 in Gdansk Interview with Clayton Stanley at World League Final 2011 in Gdansk ConocoPhillips Grand Slam Stavanger 2011 (Men) ConocoPhillips Grand Slam Stavanger 2011 (Women) Interview with Simona Gioli at the World Grand Prix in Macau 2011 FIVB Heroes in Super Slow Motion — Chen Xue Rome World Championships (Women) Rome World Championships (Men) “FIVB Heroes” – a campaign in XXL format Talita’s Photo Collection Maria’s Photo Collection Interview with FIVB Hero Julius Brink Carolina’s Photo Collection Style Study of Juliana Felisberta da Silva (BRA) Style Study of Larissa Franca (BRA) Interview with Misty May-Treanor about Beach Volleyball Interview with FIVB Hero Jonas Reckerman Maria Clara’s Photo Collection Juliana’s Photo Collection Larissa’s Photo Collection Joanna’s Photo Collection Jelena’s Photo Collection Ekaterina’s Photo Collection Destinee’s Photo Collection Jennifer Anne’s Photo Collection Kerri’s Photo Collection April’s Photo Collection Misty’s Photo Collection Greta’s Photo Collection Marta’s Photo Collection Zbigniew’s Photo Collection Clayton’s Photo Collection Sasa’s Photo Collection Maxim’s Photo Collection Hector’s Photo Collection Bartosz’s Photo Collection Simone’s Photo Collection Moon’s Photo Collection Kunihiro`s Photo Collection Ferdinand`s Photo Collection Antonin`s Photo Collection Wilfredo`s Photo Collection Matey`s Photo Collection Murilo`s Photo Collection GIBA`s Photo Collection Facundo`s Photo Collection Yoshie`s Photo Collection Yimei`s Photo Collection Kim`s Photo Collection Simona `s Photo Collection Sheilla`s Photo Collection Saori`s Photo Collection Neslihan`s Photo Collection Milagros`s Photo Collection Margareta`s Photo Collection Manon’s Photo Collection Kenia’s Photo Collection Jovana’s Photo Collection Laura’s Photo Collection Sara’s Photo Collection Chen’s Photo Collection Phil’s Photo Collection Todd’s Photo Collection Adrián’s Photo Collection Pablo’s Photo Collection Paolo’s Photo Collection Matteo Martino’s Photo Collection Matteo’s Photo Collection Jonas’ Photo Collection Zhang’s Photo Collection Julius’ Photo Collection Penggen’s Photo Collection Emanuel’s Photo Collection Alison’s Photo Collection FIVB Heroes in Super Slow Motion — Todd Rogers FIVB Heroes in Super Slow Motion — Talita da Rocha Antunes FIVB Heroes in Super Slow Motion — Zhang Xi FIVB Heroes in Super Slow Motion — Sara Goller FIVB Heroes in Super Slow Motion — Phil Dalhausser FIVB Heroes in Super Slow Motion — Penggen Wu FIVB Heroes in Super Slow Motion — Paolo Nicolai FIVB Heroes in Super Slow Motion — Pablo Herrera FIVB Heroes in Super Slow Motion — Misty May-Treanor FIVB Heroes in Super Slow Motion — Maria Antonelli FIVB Heroes in Super Slow Motion — Maria Clara Salgado FIVB Heroes in Super Slow Motion — Linyin Xu FIVB Heroes in Super Slow Motion — Laura Ludwig FIVB Heroes in Super Slow Motion — Larissa Franca FIVB Heroes in Super Slow Motion — Juliana Felisberta da Silva FIVB Heroes in Super Slow Motion — Jennifer Anne Kessy FIVB Heroes in Super Slow Motion — Greta Cicolari FIVB Heroes in Super Slow Motion — Emanuel Rego FIVB Heroes in Super Slow Motion — Carolina Salgado FIVB Heroes in Super Slow Motion — April Ross FIVB Heroes in Super Slow Motion — Alison Cerutti FIVB Heroes in Super Slow Motion – Adrian Gavira Collado The FIVB Heroes about sport and superstition The FIVB Heroes about the World Championship in Rome 2011 Interviews with FIVB Beach Volleyball Fans at the Prague Open 2011 Exploring Rome with the FIVB Heroes Interview with Todd Rogers at the Prague Open 2011 Interview with Xue Chen at the Prague Open 2011 Interview with Linyin Xu at the Prague Open 2011 Interview with Penggen Wu at the Prague Open 2011 Interview with Kerri Walsh at the Myslowice Open 2011 Interview with Talita Antunes da Rocha at the Myslowice Open 2011 Interview with April Ross at the Myslowice Open 2011 Interview with Marta Menegatti at the Myslowice Open 2011 Interview with Maria Clara Salgado Rufino at the Myslowice Open 2011 Interview with Laura Ludwig at the Myslowice Open 2011 Interview with Jennifer Anne Kessy at the Myslowice Open 2011 Interview with Paolo Ingrosso at the Prague Open 2011 Interview with Matteo Ingrosso at the Prague Open 2011 Interview with Pablo Herrera at the Prague Open 2011 Interview with Sara Goller at the Myslowice Open 2011 Interview with Adrián Collado Gavira at the Prague Open 2011 Interview with Emanuel Rego at the Prague Open 2011 Interview with Phil Dalhausser at the Prague Open 2011 Interview with Greta Cicolari at the Myslowice Open 2011 Interview with Carolina Solberg Salgado at the Myslowice Open 2011 Interview with Maria Antonelli at the Myslowice Open 2011 Interview with Alison Cerutti at the Prague Open 2011 Laura’s Venue Check … Myslowice FIVB Heroes in Super Slow Motion — Marta Menegatti