Molten introduces new FIVB-approved beach ball

Molten introduced a new FIVB-approved volleyball. Its white, navy and red design will replace the signature blue and yellow model. After this transition, Molten will be the official ball in North, Central America and NORCECA beach volleyball events. The new ball features improved grip and durability, and retails 40% less water for consistent performance in …

Impossible to overstate George Stepanof’s importance to beach volleyball

San Diego Beach Volleyball Association tournament director George Stepanof retired in December at 80 years old to spend more time with his wife. Stepanof began playing in 1955, ran tournaments in Mission Beach and organized tournaments in Ocean Beach. He was the chairman of the CBVA Hall of Fame and was inducted in 1992 to …