Monthly Archives: March 2016

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Danielle Moinet – LFL Chicago Bliss

Before she became known as WWE Diva Summer Rae, Danielle Moinet played cornerback for the Lingerie Football League’s Chicago Bliss. The league changed its name to the Legends Football League in 2013. Here are a few photos of Danielle in action at a 2011 game against the Los Angeles Temptation at the L.A. Coliseum. The transition from football to wrestling was obviously a natural one […]

Posted in Football
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Larissa Franca and Talita Antunes – Road to Rio

Larissa Franca and Talita Antunes (Brazil) are today’s featured team in the Road to Rio series. Road to Rio is a photo series of the top beach volleyball teams competing to qualify for the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio. In 2013, the FIVB returned to U.S. soil for the first time in 10 years. I have been fortunate enough to attend the Long Beach, CA […]

Posted in Beach Volleyball, Road to Rio
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Jake Gibb and Casey Patterson – Road to Rio

Jake Gibb and Casey Patterson (USA) are today’s featured team in the Road to Rio series. Road to Rio is a photo series of the top beach volleyball teams competing to qualify for the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio. In 2013, the FIVB returned to U.S. soil for the first time in 10 years. I have been fortunate enough to attend the Long Beach, CA […]

Posted in Beach Volleyball, Road to Rio
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Isabelle Forrer and Anouk Vergé-Dépré – Road to Rio

Isabelle Forrer and Anouk Vergé-Dépré (Switzerland) are today’s featured team in the Road to Rio series. They mostly recently placed fourth at the 2016 FIVB Rio Grand Slam. Road to Rio is a photo series of the top beach volleyball teams competing to qualify for the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio. In 2013, the FIVB returned to U.S. soil for the first time in 10 […]

Posted in Beach Volleyball, Road to Rio
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Kinga Kolosinska & Monika Brzostek – Road to Rio

Kinga Kolosinska and Monika Brzostek (Poland) are today’s featured team in the Road to Rio series.  They mostly recently won silver at the 2016 FIVB Rio Grand Slam. It marked the highest finish ever by a women’s team from Poland on the FIVB World Tour. Road to Rio is a photo series of the top beach volleyball teams competing to qualify for the 2016 Olympic […]

Posted in Beach Volleyball, Road to Rio
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Morgan Miller (Morgan Beck)

Morgan Miller, formerly Morgan Beck, is a beach volleyball player married to U.S. Olympic skier, Bode Miller. She played indoor volleyball at the University of California, Berkeley and played in her first professional beach volleyball tournament in 2010. For more info on her playing career, visit her BVBinfo stat sheet. Images are from 2010 Alt Games Collegiate Beach Championships, 2011 Corona Wide Open, 2012 Jose […]

Posted in Beach Volleyball
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Paolo Nicolai & Daniele Lupo – Road to Rio

Paolo Nicolai and Daniele Lupo (Italy) are today’s featured team in the Road to Rio series. Road to Rio is a photo series of the top beach volleyball teams competing to qualify for the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio. In 2013, the FIVB returned to U.S. soil for the first time in 10 years. I have been fortunate enough to attend the Long Beach, CA […]

Posted in Beach Volleyball, Road to Rio
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Karla Borger & Britta Büthe – Road to Rio

Karla Borger and Britta Büthe (Germany) are today’s featured team in the Road to Rio series. Road to Rio is a photo series of the top beach volleyball teams competing to qualify for the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio. In 2013, the FIVB returned to U.S. soil for the first time in 10 years. I have been fortunate enough to attend the Long Beach, CA […]

Posted in Beach Volleyball, Road to Rio
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Alex Ranghieri and Adrian Carambula – Road to Rio

Alex Ranghieri and Adrian Carambula (Italy) are today’s featured team in the Road to Rio series. Road to Rio is a photo series of the top beach volleyball teams competing to qualify for the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio. In 2013, the FIVB returned to U.S. soil for the first time in 10 years. I have been fortunate enough to attend the Long Beach, CA […]

Posted in Beach Volleyball, Road to Rio
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Juan Virgen and Lombardo Ontiveros – Road to Rio

Juan Virgen and Lombardo Ontiveros (Mexico) are today’s featured team in the Road to Rio series. Road to Rio is a photo series of the top beach volleyball teams competing to qualify for the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio. In 2013, the FIVB returned to U.S. soil for the first time in 10 years. I have been fortunate enough to attend the Long Beach, CA event […]

Posted in Beach Volleyball, Road to Rio
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Natalia Dubovcova and Dominika Nestarcova – Road to Rio

Natalia Dubovcova and Dominika Nestarcova (Slovakia) are today’s featured team in the Road to Rio series. Road to Rio is a photo series of the top beach volleyball teams competing to qualify for the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio. In 2013, the FIVB returned to U.S. soil for the first time in 10 years. I have been fortunate enough to attend the Long Beach, CA […]

Posted in Beach Volleyball, Road to Rio