Canada falls to Argentina at World Cup

Argentina beat Canada 3-0 (25-16, 25-22, 25-20) at the FIVB Men’s World Cup on Thursday."This was a difficult match as is evident of the outcome,” said Canada’s coach Dan Lewis. “We could not pressure them on block defense. Argentina is a better offensive team....

Vancouver next stop for men’s volleyball Tokyo Qualification Tournament

The host city of Vancouver, British Columbia, has been selected for the NORCECA Men's Tokyo Qualification Tournament to be held at the Pacific Coliseum, January 10 to 12, 2020.The three-day round-robin tournament will feature host Canada, Cuba, Mexico and Puerto Rico vying to qualify...

Canada’s men’s team earns second win in Winnipeg

Canada earned its second win today, and advances to the semifinals after beating Puerto Rico 3-0 (25-20, 25-18, 25-21) at the Men’s 2019 NORCECA Continental Championship in Winnipeg, Manitoba.Nicholas Hoag (15 points) and Sharone Vernon-Evans (13 points) led the attack for Canada, with both...

Canada’s men’s team wins its opener in Winnipeg

Canada dominated Mexico 3-0 (25-10, 25-17, 25-15) in the host team’s opener today at the Men’s 2019 NORCECA Continental Championships in Winnipeg, Manitoba.Ryan Sclater topped all scorers with 16 points, followed by Stephen Maar with 13 and team captain Gord Perrin with 11.Opposite Daniel Vargas...

Suriname withdraws from NORCECA Men’s Continental Championships

Due to unforeseen circumstances, the team from Suriname will not participate in this week’s tournament in Winnipeg, Manitoba.As a result of Suriname’s absence, the match scheduled for Monday, September 02 (8 pm local) vs Canada is cancelled. All other matches on Monday will be played...

Canadian men’s team roster for the NORCECA Championship in Winnipeg

Volleyball Canada today announced the roster for the 2019 Men's NORCECA Continental Championship, to be held at the University of Winnipeg, Dr. David F. Anderson Gymnasium, Sept. 02 to 07.The top three ranked teams from this event (that are not already qualified) will earn tickets to the...

U21 Roster for Men’s Volleyball World Championships

Volleyball Canada is pleased to announce the team set to represent Canada at the Men’s U21 World Championship in Manama, Bahrain, July 18-27, 2019.After a selection camp at the Centre Sportif in Gatineau, 17 men have been training at the centre in preparation for...

Women’s team heads to Challenger final; Men play France

Canada won its semi-final over Croatia and will play Czech Republic in the 2019 FIVB Women’s Volleyball Challenger Cup final today. The winner of the Volleyball Challenger Cup earns a place in 2020 FIVB Volleyball Nations League.Last night, Czech Republic defeated Argentina 3-0 (25-16,...

Canada unfazed by Italy’s strong start in Friday’s men’s VNL match

Italy came out aggressively, but Canada came back for the win 1-3 (25-15, 20-25, 22-25, 18-25) today in the final weekend of men’s Volleyball Nations League pool-play action in Brazil.“We had a slow start today. Our reception was not very efficient and it affected...

Beach Volleyball World Championships kick off in Hamburg

Canada has five high-quality teams in a field of 96 teams (48 men/48 women) at the 2019 FIVB Beach Volleyball World Championship, which runs from Friday, June 28 until Sunday, July 7 at the Am Rothenbaum Stadium in Hamburg, Germany.The 12th edition of the FIVB...

Women’s team in Peru for Challenger tournament

Canada is vying for a spot in Volleyball Nations League (women) this week in Lima, Peru (June 26-30).The six participating teams (one host and five teams from continental qualification tournaments) will be divided into two pools of three. Canada’s group includes Argentina and Chinese Taipei.Canada...

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