Category: News

Croatian President to be the #EuroSittingVolley Patron!

The 2017 European Sitting Volleyball Championships Men & Women will be under the patronage of the Croatian President, Ms Kolinda Grabar Kitarović. Below is the translation of the letters received by the NPC president: “Dear Mr Kovačić, I have received your request to be the patron of European Sitting Volleyball Championships, Poreč … Read More

UPDATED – ParaVolley Europe Biennial 2015/16 report now available!

The ParaVolley Europe 2015/16 Biennial report containing all the information relating to the forthcoming PVE General Assembly has been published and emailed to all the Member Nations. You can find it here by clicking on the cover. Two supplements are now available following some additional information received after the publishing … Read More

Solin (near Split) for future medals

Men club team OKI Split hosted Croatian women sitting volleyball team for five days. During preparations, women played aginst men, and lost 3:1. The journalist who followed women team for five days concluded that concluded that Split was not a good host for women. This was just a joke. The … Read More

Paralympic School Day in Poreč, Istria, Croatia

Today was a great and important day for Paralympic sport in Croatia. For the first time this traditional day was held in Istira, Poreč, Croatia. During sport activities for disabled athlethes, and inclusion of children, in Poreč Mayor’s office the LOC of European Sitting volleyball Championships 2017 presented the forthcoming … Read More

Everything is ready for European Sitting volleyball Championship

PVE Executive Board in Zagreb (CRO) met this weekend representatives from NPC Croatia as local organizer of European Sitting volleyball Championships 2017 men and women. More than 210 days is left until the largest team competition for people with impairment ever held in Croatia. The meeting discussed the logistics and … Read More

Breaking news!

The number of team which will take part in the European Sitting Volleyball Championship 2017 in November in Poreč has been increased and will now be the following: -15 men’s team -9 women’s teams On February 13th 2017, PVE and LOC of European Sitting Volleyball Championship 2017 signed Contract Amendment … Read More

About sitting volley in Croatia

Did you know that last big #sittingvolleyball event in Croatia was the 1998 Euro Cup for men where the team of IOK HVIDR-a Osijek played? IOK HVIDR-a Osijek was founded on April 22nd 1996 when experienced volleyball coaches and disabled persons from the Homeland war (1991-1995) joined forces to form … Read More