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Beach volleyball Facts

Volleyball played in a sand court

  • Beach volleyball originated in the Santa Monica area of California and Hawaii in the 1920s.
  • The first inter-club competitions were staged in 1924.
  • It entered Europe in the 1930s.
  • In the 1940s, doubles tournaments were being played on the beaches of Santa Monica for trophies.
  • Fédération Internationale de Volleyball (FIVB) is the governing body for the sport.
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