Finally, as only one month left for the Rio 2016 Olympics The International Volleyball Federation (FIVB) has finished the draw for the most highly anticipated beach Volleyball event that will be held at the world famous Copacabana beach for the Summer Olympics.
Men’s and Women’s Olympic Beach Volleyball Tournaments Schedule
On 9th July 2016, Saturday at Switzerland ceremony, out of 48 men’s as well as women’s, it is learned that 44 will be playing with the opponents in the first phase of the Summer Olympics 2016 competitions. Out of 24 berths in the competitions for every gender, 22 have already filled up for the Rio tournaments. These matches are said to be taking place from 6th to 18th of August 2016 whereas, the two men’s as well as two women’s final berths will be determined in the Finals at FIVB Continental Cup in Russia on Sunday. In every gender’s contest, in order to begin the draw the top six seeded team of players have been confirmed and placed on the highest of all the 6 pools. The women’s and men’s Pool A competitions have been filled up with the brazil’s top pairs and they are Talita Antunes/Larissa Franca and Alison Cerutti/Bruno Oscar Schmidt respectively.
The other men’s top pool pairs include the Pool B - The Netherlands Alexander Brouwer/Robert Meeuwsen; Pool C – USA’s Phil Dalhausser/Nick Lucena; Pool D – Brazil’s Evandro Goncalves/Pedro Solberg; Pool E – Netherland’s Reinder Nummerdor/Christiaan Varenhorst and Pool F – USA’s Jake Gibb/Casey Patterson. Below is the list of Olympics Beach Volleyball tournament draw for both men’s and Women’s.
Rio 2016 Olympics Beach Volleyball Tournament Draw of Men’s
Olympic Beach Volleyball Tournament Women’s Draw for Rio