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What? The FIVB Beach Volleyball World Championships 2017 presented by A1

Where? Danube Island, 1210, Vienna, Austria

When? July 28 – August 6 2017

Who? The top 48 women’s and men’s beach volleyball teams in the world

The 2017 FIVB Beach Volleyball World Championships will be held for the first time in the Austrian capital, Vienna.

Austria is home to some of the most loyal beach volleyball fans, and between July28 and August 6, tens of thousands of fanatical spectators will watch 48 of the globe’s greatest teams per gender compete for one of the biggest prizes in the sport.

It won’t be the first time Austria has hosted the tournament – Klagenfurt staged the 2001 championships – and it promises to be a wonderful and momentous occasion at the 10,000-capacity Center Court.

The last World Championships took part in the Netherlands and were a huge success - now it's Vienna's turn to show the world what it can do on the beach!