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President Graça welcomes Barbara to FIVB headquarters

 

FIVB President Graça welcomed Barbara Seixas and husband and coach Ricardo de Freitas to the FIVB headquarters in Lausanne

Lausanne, Switzerland, July 14, 2017 - Reigning world champion and Rio 2016 silver medallist Barbara Seixas was a visitor to the FIVB headquarters on Thursday when she met with FIVB President Dr. Ary S. Graça F°.

Barbara's visit to the FIVB was part of ongoing talks between the international federation and the sport's top athletes opening up two-way communication on competitions including the FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour. The visit included discussions with President Graça and an introduction to the different departments of the FIVB.


President Graça in a selfie with Barbara at the FIVB headquarters in Lausanne

Barbara will compete with Fernanda Alves at the FIVB Beach Volleyball World Championships Vienna 2017 from July 28 to August 6.


Barbara and Fernanda will be one of the teams to look out for at the FIVB Beach Volleyball World Championships in Vienna