Media and fans were excited to discuss the sport with the FIVB leader
Media, fans and beach volleyball enthusiasts warmly welcomed FIVB President Dr Ary S. Graça F° during his stay in Mexico for the magnificent FIVB Beach Volleyball World Championships, showcasing the nations enthusiasm and passion for sport.
While media were interested in getting the FIVB President’s impressions on Mexico’s first ever Beach Volleyball World Championships and the upcoming Olympic Games Paris 2024, local fans and beach volleyball enthusiasts were keen to discuss their favourite teams, take photos and collect autographs as lasting memories.
The FIVB President giving the autographs to a long queue of beach volleyball fans outside the venue
Reflecting on his experience, the FIVB President said:
“I was extremely pleased to see such a huge interest from both media and fans at the FIVB Beach Volleyball World Championships in Mexico. I would like to thank them all for their enthusiasm and dedication to making this tournament really special and for joining the celebration of our sport.
“It was a great pleasure for me not only to speak to many media outlets and share my experience of this event, but also discuss the future of beach volleyball and next year’s Olympic Games Paris 2024.
“And of course, I was very touched to meet so many passionate volleyball fans here in Mexico who were cheering for the teams at the venues and talking to us on the streets of Tlaxcala. The whole region celebrated our sport during the World Championships, this was truly amazing and will contribute to the event’s legacy!”
The FIVB President talking about the success of the FIVB Beach Volleyball World Championships and the exciting future for the sport