TWO MEDALS FOR AUSSIES AT BEACH PRO TOUR IN TORQUAY

Two new Beach Pro Tour Elite 16 champions were crowned on a perfect summer day in Torquay, with two Australian teams also claiming spots on the men’s and women’s podiums. Thomas Hodges (South Australia) and Zachery Schubert (Victoria) scored their best ever result at the Elite 16 event, finishing second just behind the French team of Youssef Krou and Arnaud […]

HODGES AND SCHUBERT GOING FOR GOLD TOMORROW IN ELITE 16 FINAL

Thomas Hodges and Zachery Schubert stormed into tomorrow’s men’s finals of the Beach Pro Tour Elite 16 in Torquay, while Olympic silver medalists Taliqua Clancy & Mariafe Artacho del Solar will be playing for bronze in the women’s tournament. Hodges and Schubert reached heights they had never seen before as they defeated the Italian team of Alex Ranghieri and Adrian […]

Torquay Elite 16 reaches knock-out stage with 3 Aussie teams chasing finals spots

Three Australian teams advanced to the quarter final stage of the Beach Pro Tour Elite 16 event in Torquay today, including Tokyo Olympic silver medalists Taliqua Clancy and Mariafe Artacho del Solar and Commonwealth Games champions Chris McHugh and Paul Burnett. Clancy and Artacho del Solar were flawless, disposing of the US team of Emily Stockman and Megan Craft in […]

OLYMPIAN CHRIS McHUGH VISITS TORQUAY COLLEGE TO INSPIRE CHILDREN AND GIVE BACK TO THE COMMUNITY

After winning bronze at the Great Ocean Road Beach Volleyfest Challenge yesterday, Australian beach volleyball Olympian and two-time Commonwealth Games champion Chris McHugh took a moment away from the sand to share his sporting experience and personal story with more than 150 year 5 school children today in Torquay. McHugh is an ambassador for the Olympics Unleashed program, which takes […]

McHUGH AND BURNETT TO PLAY FOR BRONZE AT THE BEACH PRO TOUR TORQUAY CHALLENGE

Commonwealth Games Champions Chris McHugh and Paul Burnett will play for bronze in Torquay on Sunday, facing the Portuguese team of Joao Pedrosa and Hugo Campos as the Volleyball World Beach Pro Tour Torquay Challenge reaches its finals stage. The men’s gold medal final will be an all-Italian affair, with Alex Ranghieri and Adrian Carambula playing against compatriots Daniele Lupo […]