20 JUN – 23 JUN
TIME TO GO
FIXTURES & RESULTS 2018
Are you a passionate volleyball player? Are you older than 35 / 40 years and believe that you’re still in the best shape of your sporting life? If you do, then this event is just for you. Now you have the oppoturnity to create your own volleyball team and participate in the International Veteran Volleyball Tournament offering several age categories:
Men (40-47, 48-55, 56+),
Women (35-45, 46+).
International Veteran Volleyball Tournament took place, for the first time, in the Czech Republic in 2017, concretely in Ostrava. The tournament is organized by an emerging organization IVVA - Veteran Volleyball which was founded in 2015. President of IVVA is a former profesional volleyball player and coach Mr. Jan Kapera. Vice-president of IVVA is a former profesional volleyball player and volleyball agent Mr. Martin Kubišta. The face of IVVA is a member of the Czech Olympic team in beach volleyball in London 2012 Mr. Přemysl Kubala.
The main objective of the tournament is to create a tradition in veteran volleyball, which would offer players and their teams to compete against other volleyball veterans from all over the world in different age categories. The tournament is designed for both former professionals and volleyball amateurs. Organization IVVA organizes the International Veteran Volleyball Tournament based on professional approach, and rules to make this event as close as possible to the official volleyball championships. The IVVA vision is to host the official Veteran Volleyball World Championships in the future. "Age is no handicap" is the fundemental idea of the tournament.