Beach volleyball made its Olympic debut at Barcelona 1992 as a demonstration sport, before it became part of the sports programme at Atlanta 1996.
When and where did volleyball became an Olympic sport?
Volleyball for both men and women became an official Olympic sport at the Olympic Games Tokyo 1964. At Tokyo 2020, teams are divided into two pools of six teams with each pool playing a round-robin.
Who is the best beach volleyball player in the world?
Top 20 Rankings as of May 7, 2018.
|Top 20 Rankings as of May 7, 2018.|
|1||Phil Dalhausser & Nick Lucena||5,220|
|2||Bartosz Łosiak & Piotr Kantor||5,080|
|3||Alexander Brouwer & Robert Meeuwsen||4,480|