The Hague, Netherlands, October 23, 2017 - Tickets are now available for the DELA Beach Open from January 3 to 7, the first event on the FIVB's 2018 Beach Volleyball Calendar.
The four-star double gender DELA Beach Open will feature many of the top players in the Netherlands including Alexander Brouwer and Robert Meeuwsen, winners of Olympic bronze medals in Rio de Janeiro, as well as Christiaan Varenhorst, who will play with Jasper Bouter. Varenhorst claimed silver at the FIVB Beach Volleyball World Championships in the Netherlands in 2015 with Reinder Nummerdor. Ruben Penninga/Tom van Steenis, Wessel Blom/Yorick de Groot and Sven Vismans/Jannes van der Ham will also be competing.
In the women’s event, Madelein Meppelink and new partner Sanne Keizer will play together. Annemieke Driessen/Ilke Meertens and Marleen van Iersel/Joy Stubbe have also signed up for the tournament - teams have until December 4 to register for the event.
Speaking about the DELA Beach Open, Nevobo Events Director Michel Everaert said: “It is very important that our top players can show themselves in front of their fans for the development of beach volleyball in the Netherlands. Because of the possibilities that Sportcampus Zuiderpark has to offer, we are able to organize a fantastic beach volleyball event for both participants and fans. We are happy and grateful of the support shown by The Hague and DELA.”
Ticket prices vary from 5 to 20 Euros. Access to the qualification matches on January 3 is free. For more information, click here.