News ID: 175419
Published: 0850 GMT January 09, 2017

Iran to hold snow volleyball meet at Dizin Resort

Iran to hold snow volleyball meet at Dizin Resort

I.R. Iran Volleyball Federation is going to hold a snow volleyball tournament for the first time at Dizin Ski Resort in Alborz Province near the Iranian capital of Tehran.

The federation will hold the competition in association with Austrian agency Chaka2, who has the privilege to present recent developments of Snow Volleyball, Tasnim News Agency reported.

Chaka 2 is the agency responsible for creating and organizing the snow volleyball Tour.

Earlier on Sunday, a session was held by the Iranian federation to study the plan to hold the competition.

The competition will coincide with the 38th anniversary of the Victory of the Islamic Revolution ( February 10).

Snow volleyball first came to prominence in the town of Wagrain, Austria in 2008.

It is an exciting variation of the sport which is rapidly attracting the attention of athletes, fans and sponsors alike and reinforces the global appeal of volleyball as a universally accessible sport that can be played in both summer and winter environments.

Resource: Tasnim News Agency
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