Interviews

 In our interview series we talk to top players, coaches and officials from the beach volleyball scene.

Megumi & Miki on their Mission Impossible

Megumi & Miki on their Mission Impossible Megumi Murakami and Miki Ishii giggle when the translator asks them about the current status of beach volleyball in Japan. Women’s beach volleyball in Japan is primarily perceived as watching cute...

Marketa Slukova and the Czech approach to success

Marketa Slukova and the Czech approach to success If you search for “Marketa Slukova” in a search engine, you will most probably stumble upon several nice videos, most of them referring to Marketa's looks. If you stop your search and don’t keep...

Playing beach volleyball chess with Angela Rock

Playing beach volleyball chess with Angela Rock “Beach volleyball is like a chess game.” It’s a statement that resonates. A chess game requires explanations. It requires tactics and strategy. And that is when Angela Rock comes into play.Angela...

Tina Graudina – From Riga to Los Angeles

Tina Graudina From Riga to Los Angeles Tina Graudina is young, confident and motivated. Our interview is on a Sunday morning with sunny Californian weather and blue sky. You could imagine many things to do with such a day. Nevertheless, her...

Tri Bourne and the mental game

Tri Bourne and the mental game There have been easier times for Tri Bourne. Growing up in Hawaii in a family passionate about all sorts of sports, being physically active used to be programmed into his brain. Now is the first time in his life...