Female athletes in all FIVB beach volleyball competitions and the Olympic Games will have the option of wearing shorts and top to respect custom and/or religious beliefs Lausanne, Switzerland, March 18, 2012 – The FIVB Board of Administration approved a key change to women's beach volleyball uniforms with immediate effect at its three day ...
A general view during the Beach Volleyball Women's Gold medal match between Laura Ludwig and Kira Walkenhorst of Germany and Agatha Bednarczuk Rippel of Brazil and Barbara Seixas de Freitas of Brazil on day 12 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Beach Volleyball Arena on August 17, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
RIO OLYMPICS: Muslims bring oppressive women's attire to Beach Volleyball August 8, 2016 by BareNakedIslam 135 Comments Perhaps if they didn't wear such restrictive uniforms and lost some of their excess weight, they might have a chance to win once in awhile.
The beach volleyball dress code that existed since 1996, when beach volleyball first became an Olympic-medal event, gave players basically two options. Bikini or body suit. But because athletes typically only don body suits in cold weather, the "official" uniform of beach volleyball is the bikini.
and authorised prints as per FIVB regulations may appear on any accessories and/or clothing. 2.1.2 The official men's uniform for the Olympic Beach Volleyball tournament consists of: - A TANK TOP and SHORTS - Eventual ACCESSORIES 2.1.3 The official women's uniform for the Olympic Beach Volleyball tournament consists of:
The qualification for the 2016 Women's Olympic volleyball tournament was held from 22 August 2015 to 22 May 2016. Twelve teams qualified, the hosts, the FIVB World Cup champion and runner-up, five continental Olympic qualification tournament champions, and four teams from the World Olympic qualification tournament respectively.