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Rio's most famous spots will be near some venues at Olympics

...the marathon.Second stop ? Beach volleyball on Copacabana, its 4-kilometer...gold in 2004.COPACABANA: Beach volleyball will be center stage, though...Gavio, who managed the recent beach volleyball test event at Copa, said the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-09-19/rios-most-famous-spots-will-be-ne
USOC picks Los Angeles for 2024 bid

...USOC CEO Scott Blackmun came under a summer sun at Santa Monica Beach, where the city's plan calls for staging beach volleyball on the site where the sport was founded."I want to thank Los Angeles for standing up, once again, as America's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-09-01/usoc-picks-los-angeles-2
Michaux: Evans native Brian Tillman climbing ranks in beach volleyball

...major, but the crown jewel of beach volleyball would be pretty far down the...continuous running tournament in beach volleyball and considered the mecca of...Pepsi winners of the original beach volleyball tournament got in the late 1940s...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-08-15/michaux-evans-native
Olympic beach volleyball gold medalist Misty May-Treanor is back on the sand

...reunion than a comeback.Playing on the domestic beach volleyball tour she once dominated, May-Treanor was surprised...May-Treanor is one of the most successful players in beach volleyball history, winning three Olympic titles with Kerri...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-08-08/olympic-beach-volley
Brazil's athletes are trying to catch up in time for 2016 Games

...seven athletes among the top three in their sport.Brazil has historically done well in sports such as volleyball, beach volleyball, judo and sailing. It also has had success with a few athletes in swimming, athletics and equestrian events...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-04-17/brazils-athletes-are-try
Kerri Walsh Jennings adjusts to injury as Rio qualifying looms

NEW YORK - Kerri Walsh Jennings might serve underhand at the World Series of Beach Volleyball.What matters is she'll be competing.The Olympics are a year away, and the three-time gold medalist no longer enjoys the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-08-04/kerri-walsh-jennings-adj
Boston organizers unveil plans for 2024 Olympics

BOSTON - Sailing in Boston Harbor. Baseball at Fenway Park. Beach volleyball on Boston Common, the oldest public park in the United States.The organizers of Boston's Olympic bid unveiled their plans...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-01-21/boston-organizers-unveil
Overtime

...won a U.S. swimming championship in the backstroke and competed in the 1976 Mon treal Olympics. Son Bruk was a beach volleyball player, and daughter Heather captained the U.S. women's polo team.College BasketballJags top 100 in exhibition...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-11-09/overtime
Overtime

...VolleyballOlympian gets record 47th titleIn Fuzhou, China, three-time Olympic champion Kerri Walsh won her record 47th FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour title Sunday, teaming with April Ross to beat Juliana Felisberta Silva and Maria Antonelli 21-11...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-04-27/overtime
Olympic beach volleyball medalists find new partners in run up to Rio

...staring across the sand at her on beach volleyball courts around the world ? including...her."As the world's top beach volleyball teams get ready for the 2016...day," Walsh Jennings said. Beach volleyball partners are more like spouses...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-05-26/olympic-beach-volleyball