Snow Volleyball

Historic Snow Volleyball promo event held in Serbia


Article Mon, Apr 24 2023

The Association ‘Sport for All Serbia’ recently organised the 30th edition of the annual Ski Festival on Kopaonik mountain, run under the auspices of the Serbian Ministry of Sports and the Sports Association of Serbia. As part of the festival, Sport for All Serbia and the Volleyball Federation of Serbia delivered a promo event of Snow Volleyball, the first such thing in history for the Balkan country since late 2015 when the CEV added Snow Volleyball to their portfolio as an official discipline.

A historic Snow Volleyball promo event was organised in Serbia for the first time ever

In the hall of the Grand Hotel, Mr Zoran Gajić, Minister of Sports of Serbia, officially opened the 30th Ski Festival accompanied by Mr Davor Štefanek and Mr Goran Marinković, President and Secretary General of the Sports Association of Serbia, Mr Djula Mester and Mr Ivan Knežević, President and Secretary General of the Volleyball Federation of Serbia, Mrs Jasmina Juras, President of the Sports Association of Vojvodina, as well as Mr Branko Vujović and Mr Filip Vešović, President and Secretary General of the association Sport for All Serbia.

Volleyball Federation of Serbia President Djula Mester joined in the demonstration event

On the court set up near the Grand Hotel, Snow Volleyball was officially presented by former volleyball national team members, and now officials at the helm of the Volleyball Federation of Serbia, Djula Mester and Ivan Knežević. Mester is a member of the golden generation that claimed Olympic and European gold for Yugoslavia in 2000 and 2001, respectively.

A group picture showing all of the participants taken right in front of the Grand Hotel