IMG-20190630-WA0001Sven Vismans and Tom Van Steenis (Netherlands) in the men’s event and María Belén Carro and Paula Soria (Spain) in the women’s were the winners of the Western European Zonal Volleyball Association (WEVZA) Beach Volleyball Tournament which was held this weekend in Praia da Rosa Branca, in Quarteira.

Vismans / Van Steenis overcame the Spaniards Sergi René and Javier Huerta 2-1 (13-21, 21-19, 19-17) in the final, while the Portuguese team Tiago Pereira / Luís Freitas secured the last place in the podium by defeating (2-0: 21-17, 21-16) Fabrício Barros / Januário Silva.

The women’s event was won by Carro / Soria that defeat (2-0: 21-19, 22-20) the Portuguese team Juliana Antunes and Tania Oliveira. Nazaret Florian / Maria Saucedo (2-0: 21-13 and 21-14) were ranked third after defeating the Portuguese team Vanessa Paquete and Beatriz Pinheiro.

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Portugal added two more silver and bronze medals in WEVZA tournaments, competitions in which our country already has a tradition both in terms of organization and in terms of significant results.