Turkey is hosting a World Championship in Beach Volley for the first time.
The press conference of the Beach Volley European Championship which will be held in front of Milli Egemenlik Stadium between 19 and 23 August was implemented at Kalamış Ristorante Il Faro.
Alanya Mayor Hasan Sipahioglu,the Chairman of Turkey Volleyball Federation Erol Unal Karabiyik and Dünya Baltacıoglu gave information at the press conference of the tournament which the sponsors also took place.They told that they were very happy to organize 2009 Swatch FIVB Youth World Championship and they believed that they would success in beach volley with the young players by moving the step sone by one.They added that FIVB Organization Director Angelo Squeo gave a great importance to this organization and said This kind of championships play an important role for obtaining new beach volley players.These players are going to gain madals in SWATCH FIVB World Tours and they are going to compete at Olympics.
The Marketing Director of the sponsor Tadım Oguz Akyıldız expressed his pleasure for being sponsor to such an innovative sport branch which overlaps with the innovative attitude of Tadım.He also added that they were very proud of contributing a wolrd championship in Turkey.
Tayga Baltacıoğlu/Anıl Paltaoğlu, Fatih Cihan/Hakan Çolpan, Ahmetcan Karamete/Caner İsmet Söylemez in men category and Bahar Nur Şahin/Elif Kavrar, Fatma Çimen/Gamze Cansesli, Sabriye Gönül Kırmaz/Özge Korul in women category will represent Turkey in 2009 SWACTH FIVB Youth World Championship which is participated by 25 countries.
The organization which is fully supported by Alanya Municipality is sponsored by TADIM.The procurement sponsors of the organization are Lilams,Erikli and Modüler Soğutma Sistemleri.The announcement sponsor of the tournament is Radio D.The semi-finals and finals of the championship will be broadcasted by Publisher institution D Sport.