When was the first Mens beach volleyball world championship?
when was the first Mens beach volleyball world championship?
When was the first womens?
- DennisLv 41 decade agoFavorite Answer
The FIVB was founded in 1947 and two years later was the first international volleyball World Championship. Women had FIVB tournaments for the first time in 1952.
The first men's international Beach Volleyball exhibition was in Rio de Janeiro in 1986.
The first men's international FIVB sanctioned Beach Volleyball tournament was in 1987, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
The first women's FIVB Beach Volleyball competition took place in Almeria, Spain, in 1992. Nancy Reno and Karolyn Kirby were the first champions.
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