Product reviews

In our product review section we recommend products that we have purchased, thoroughly tested and reviewed.

How we ended up with a ridiculously fancy water bottle for the beach

Ok, we admit it. When we ordered the Hydro Flask Stainless Steel Sports Water Bottle at Amazon, everybody thought the same. Why the f… are we buying a stupid water bottle for around $40? We are just looking to test a water bottle for the beach when playing volleyball....

Sprites Sand Socks – the low-top alternative

Sand socks are great when playing beach volleyball in extreme temperatures. On hot days or when winter creeps in, they can prove very helpful. They do also provide protection against sun and in rough sand conditions due to their neoprene sole. We have already tested...

The budget option: Mikasa VX20 Beach Classic Volleyball

We have already done reviews for beach volleyball balls and if you have followed them, you know that we recommend the Mikasa VLS300 Beach Champ. Yes, we do know that this not the cheapest option. We think it is still the best ball out there. But if you are running on...

How to Keep Volleyball Shorts From Riding Up

My daughter has recently gotten into volleyball and last night I managed to catch a game of theirs. The first thing that caught my attention was the fact that around 2/3 of the girls playing were spending their time between pitches adjusting their shorts that would...

Surprisingly good: cycling sunglasses for beach volleyball

We know it is the end of the season but perhaps that’s a great time for getting some good online deals. We recently stumbled upon these outdoor sunglasses by Carfia. We know that these are no sunglasses specifically developed for beach volleyball. But nevertheless,...

Guest post: Fashion blogger Eva on her favorite beach volleyball bikinis

Are you looking for a beach volleyball bikini and are totally lost? Most products are either no good fit, not stylish or way too expensive? Female beach volleyball players often find it hard to spot well-fitting, fashionable and affordable beach volleyball gear. In...

Beachwear for the christmas tree

It is only a few weeks to go until Christmas and perhaps you have already considered beach volleyball as a potential topic for some nice presents. Beach volleyball is about fun and good vibes - what else do we need more in chilly winter time?If you have already bought...

Seafolly – Beach Volleyball apparel not only for Australia

When it comes to beach volleyball apparel, it is especially female players that put emphasis on wearing fashionable, stylish and innovative beach volleyball outfit. In one of our recent posts we suggested Protest as a fashionable brand for beach volleyball. A label...

Escaping the upcoming winter – Beach Volleyball Camps

In many beach volleyball regions (especially in Europe) winter is approaching. A great way of escaping winter can be attending a beach volleyball camp. However, beach volleyball camps are not only about extending the beach season in a nice and warm climate. Beach...

Be protected at all times – sand socks for beach volleyball

It is great to play beach volleyball on a sunny and moderately warm day. But what if on a hot day temperatures rise and the sand is burning? Or temperatures drop (e.g. in fall) and instantly you have cold feet? Not only is it no fun to play but it can also cause...

Ballarina – Beach Volleyball wear for ambitious players

If you are looking for casual beach volleyball clothing to wear at the beach court, there are a couple of brands that might come into your mind, e.g. Protest, Seafolly, Quiksilver, Billabong or others. For those looking for more performance oriented and professional...

In search of the perfect beach bag…

I am always in trouble when packing my stuff to go to the beach or court to play beach volleyball. All the bags and backpacks I have are either too big or too small and I never know where to put the ball. Recently I stumbled upon a great Advantage Backpack by Rox that...