Japan Marks One Year Until 2021 Summer Olympic Games with Tribute to Health Workers

As Japan marked one year to go until the 2021 Summer Olympic Games on Thursday, the Ariake Arena, the volleyball and wheelchair basketball venue of the games, was lit up in Olympic colors. The building in Tokyo was first lit up in blue on Thursday evening as a tribute to the country’s health workers for … Read more Japan Marks One Year Until 2021 Summer Olympic Games with Tribute to Health Workers

Pierre Nkurunziza suffers fatal cardiac arrest aged 55

Nkurunziza, 55, first began to feel unwell after attending a volleyball match on June 6. FRANCE 24’s Philip Turle tells us more. Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 http://f24.my/YTliveEN Visit our website: http://www.france24.com Subscribe to our YouTube channel: http://f24.my/youtubeEN Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/FRANCE24.English Follow … Read more Pierre Nkurunziza suffers fatal cardiac arrest aged 55

New York Joins New Jersey in Opening Beaches for Memorial Day Weekend: Cuomo

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo said city, town and county beaches may open in time for the Memorial Day holiday weekend, with group-contact activities like volleyball prohibited. Occupancy will be limited to 50% capacity, the governor said. New Jersey on Thursday announced it would open its beaches for the holiday, and Delaware also is opening. … Read more New York Joins New Jersey in Opening Beaches for Memorial Day Weekend: Cuomo

Beach volleyball at the Mount | nzherald.co.nz

Apparently it’s athleticism, not bikinis, that makes this sport popular. Made with funding from NZ On Air. Full story: http://bit.ly/lf475 Subscribe: https://goo.gl/LP45jX Check out our playlists: https://goo.gl/Swd249 Like NZ Herald on Facebook: https://goo.gl/tUC4oq Follow NZ Herald on Instagram: https://goo.gl/oLicXe Follow NZ Herald on Twitter: https://goo.gl/Wi6mbv

Qatar Victorious on First Day of Doha Volleyball Club World Championships

The Qatari men’s volleyball team, Al-Arabi Doha, was victorious against the African representatives, Al-Ahly of Egypt, in the first day of the Doha Volleyball Club World Championships. Captain Said Al-Jumani said: “My best regards to the many fans that supported us tonight since most of them were not Qataris, but residents in this emirate. It … Read more Qatar Victorious on First Day of Doha Volleyball Club World Championships