2012 FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour Schedule

Quite the shock from the FIVB today, we are actually seeing the 2012 FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour Schedule very early.  With 2012 being an Olympic year, the schedule leading up to the Olympics is crucial for teams hoping to qualify by the top 16 world rankings.  Quebec City is back on the schedule as the second stop after the Olympic Games running from August 21st - 26th 2012.  Schedule below.

2012 FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour Schedule

Date

Event type

Locations

Gender

April 16-22

Open

Rio de Janeiro/Brasilia, Brazil*

Men/Women

April 24-29

Open

Sanya, China

Women

April 24-29

Open

Myslowice, Poland

Men

April 30-May 6

Grand Slam

Shanghai, China

Men/Women

May 7-13

Grand Slam

Beijing, China

Men/Women

May 22-27

Open

Prague, Czech Republic

Men

June 6-12

Grand Slam

Moscow, Russia

Men/Women

June 12-17

Grand Slam

Rome, Italy

Men/Women

June 25-July 1

Grand Slam

Stavanger, Norway

Men/Women

July 2-8

Grand Slam

Gstaad, Switzerland

Men/Women

July 10-15

Grand Slam

Berlin, Germany**

Men/Women

July 16-22

Grand Slam

Klagenfurt, Austria

Men/Women

July 27-August 12

Olympic Games

London, Great Britain

Men/Women

August 13-19

Grand Slam

Stare Jablonki, Poland

Men/Women

August 21-26

Open

Quebec, Canada

Men/Women

August 28-September 2

Open

Aland, Finland

Women

October 2-7

Open

Agadir, Morocco*

Men

October 23-28

Open

Bang Saen, Thailand

Women

*Location to be confirmed

**To be confirmed