Teams ready to compete at the Asian Beach Volleyball Championships in Thailand


Australia will field six teams, three men’s and three women’s in the upcoming Asian Beach Volleyball titles in Udon Thani, Thailand from 12-16th February.

Nikki Laird/Becchara Palmer and Phoebe Bell/Britt Kendall are two of the womens teams attending, both who recently competed in the FIVB 2 Star Beach Volleyball tournament in Siem Riep, Cambodia.

Newcomers Stef Fejes and Jasmine Fleming will be in action as the third womens team.

In the men’s, Chris McHugh and Damien Schumann continue their comeback while Zac Schubert will play with Max Guehrer, and Cole Durant teams up with Paul Burnett.

Then from 20-23 February, McHugh and Schumann will compete in the men’s FIVB 2 Star tournament in Phnom Penh, Cambodia alongside the pairings of Zac Schubert and Max Guehrer, and Marcus Ferguson and Paul Burnett.

All players will be in action at the Australian Championships on Manly Beach as part of Volleyfest at the end of February.