NVBF opens camp for Beach Volleyball Championships

The Nigeria Volleyball Federation (NVBF) says eight players had been invited to camp ahead of the U-21 Beach Volleyball World Championships in Nanjing, China.

Secretary-General of NVBF, Maikano Adamu, said the camp would open on June 15 to prepare the athletes adequately for the championships.

The championships is scheduled to hold in Nanjing from July 11 to July 15.

Adamu said the eight players are made up of four males and four females, with two players being selected in each category to represent Nigeria in the championship.

He said Team Nigeria would depart for China on July 10 for the event.

Nigeria had competed against teams from Egypt, Mozambique, Morocco, Sudan, South Africa, Congo and Togo in the final leg of the African qualifiers in Cairo, Egypt in April.

Five of the countries had qualified in both the male and female categories.




Aisha JM