Washington, D.C., July 14, 2016—The quarterfinals for both men and women were completed yesterday.
Washington, D.C., July 7, 2016—The opening ceremony was held in the auditorium last night, and the first day of competition for the world deaf volleyball championships begins today on two courts. To complete all preliminary round matches in an 8-team pool in 6 days instead of a week, all teams … Read More
Washington, D.C., July 6, 2016—The competition schedule has been revised after the technical meeting this morning and posted to the website under menu PROGRAM / Competition Schedule.
The third edition of the world deaf volleyball championships has 8 men’s and 8 women’s teams from 9 countries. A single pool of … Read More
Washington, D.C., June 6, 2016—The opening ceremony for the world championships will feature performers Magic Morgan and Liliana, Wild Zappers, and Michelle Banks. Jon Kovacs will emcee the ceremony, which will begin at 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, July 6. Here is the one-sheet flyer.
Tickets are required for admission … Read More
Washington, D.C., May 23, 2016—Tickets to attend the 2016 World Deaf Volleyball Championships and/or the 2016 Pan American Deaf Men’s Volleyball Regional Qualifier and the 2016 Pan American Deaf Women’s Volleyball Regional Championship are now available for purchase online. The link is also available under the menu Fans / … Read More
Washington, D.C., April 9, 2016—The drawing of lots ceremony for the 2016 World Deaf Volleyball Championships was held at Gallaudet University earlier today. Ms. Patti Mace emceed, and Dr. Valery Rukhledev, ICSD’s president, drew the lots. Prior to the draw, the host USA was seeded first into both men’s and … Read More
Washington, D.C., April 2, 2016—The organizing committee and USA Deaf Volleyball are honored to welcome Dr. Valery Rukhledev, president of International Committee of Sports for the Deaf (ICSD), and Mr. Dmitry Rebrov, ICSD’s chief executive officer, to the Volleyball Drawing of Lots Ceremony at Gallaudet University. The ceremony will be … Read More
In a 2-minute video message on YouTube, Ms. Cathy Schelvis, volleyball technical director under the International Committee of Sports for the Deaf (ICSD), provided information about the 2016 World Deaf Volleyball Championships. In international sign language, she gave a summary of her site inspection visit at host Gallaudet University on … Read More
Washington, D.C., September 7, 2015—The 2016 ICSD World Deaf Volleyball Championship will be held July 6 to 15, 2016 in Washington, D.C., U.S.A. This tournament for men and women will be hosted by USA Deaf Volleyball, a sport committee of the USA Deaf Sports Federation. It is widely viewed as … Read More