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Published:October 28th, 2009 10:54 EST
Iran Hosting Women`s Beach Volleyball Championship

Iran Hosting Women`s Beach Volleyball Championship

By Suren Hossein

FIVB president Jizhong Wei said Iran is able to host the Women`s Beach Volleyball Championship.
"The FIVB rules and regulations already allows Beach Volleyball athletes the chance to wear full length uniform. An example of this is at the recently completed SWATCH FIVB Junior World Championships in Blackpool, England where athletes used a full length uniform, covering their entire body due to the cold whether," Wei said.  

"If the Iran Volleyball Federation requested to host an FIVB Beach Volleyball event, we would welcome it with open arms and help as much as possible to make sure the event was a success," he added.
"Iran is a country which has a great future in the world of sport. Not only does it encompass a population which is passionate about sport but the infrastructure and the personnel running sport within the country have the necessary spirit to make sure the most important objective is obtained, giving young athletes every chance to engage and experience the unique and special qualities of sport," FIVB president concluded," FIVB president concluded.