THE WORLD'S BEST PLAYERS

The World Series of Beach Volleyball features the top players in the world, competing for the WSOBV title on the world tour, featuring a USA vs. The World format—an FIVB sanctioned event! Come see Olympic medalists from the USA like Kerri Walsh-Jennings, April Ross and Phil Dalhausser face off against international stars like Larissa Franca (Brazil), Laura Ludwig (Germany) and Pablo Herrera (Spain). Check out the profiles of your favorite players below.

USA Men’s Teams                                                             

Allen, Billy/Slick, Stafford

Brunner, Theodore/Patterson, Casey

Crabb, Taylor/Gibb, Jacob

Crabb, Trevor/Rosental, Sean

Dalhausser, Phil/Lucena, Nicholas

Hyden, John/Doherty, Ryan

Jennings, Casey/Kolinske, Bill

Lorenz, Marty/Burik, Mark

International Men’s Teams

Böckerman, Markus/Flüggen, Lars (Germany)

Brouwer, Alexander/Meeuwsen, Robert (Netherlands)

Herrera, Pablo/Gavira, Adrián (Spain)

Kantor, Piotr/Losiak, Bartosz (Poland)

Ranghieri, Alex/Caminati, Marco (Italy)

Saymon/Álvaro (Brazil)

Schachter, Sam/ Pedlow, Sam (Canada)

Schalk, Chaim/Saxton, Ben (Canada)

USA Women’s Teams

Carico, Lane/Ledoux, Caitlin

Day, Emily/Hochevar, Brittany

DiCello, Kimberly/Stockman, Emily

Fendrick, Lauren/Ross, April

Flint, Betsi/Larsen, Kelley

Hughes, Sara/Claes, Kelly

Jennings, Kerri/Branagh, Nicole

Sweat, Brooke/Ross, Summer

International Women’s Teams

Heidrich, Joana/Vergé-Dépré, Anouk (Switzerland)

Larissa/Talita (Brazil)

Lili/Josi (Brazil)

Ludwig, Laura/Walkenhorst, Kira (Germany)

Meppelink, Madelin/Van Gestel, Sophie (Netherlands)

Pavan, Sarah/Humana-Parades, Melissa (Canada)

Sude, Julia/Laboureur, Chantal (Germany)

Wilkerson, Brandie/Bansley, Heather (Canada)

WOMEN'S PLAYERS

Kerri Walsh-Jennings

Kerri Walsh-Jennings

United States

3 Olympic Gold Medals. 5 shoulder surgeries. "6 feet of Sunshine" as she is nicknamed. ...

April Ross

April Ross

United States

B-E-A-S-T MODE. That is April Ross. Since taking Silver at the 2012 London Olympic Games, ...

Talita Antunes

Talita Antunes

Brasil

Simply known as Talita, at only 5' 11" tall, she is one of the world's ...

Larissa França

Larissa França

Brasil

Larissa is easily one of the most fiery competitors on tour. Do not be surprised ...

Kira Walkenhorst

Kira Walkenhorst

Germany

Since joining the World Tour full-time in 2013, Kira Walkenhorst and her partner, Laura Ludwig, ...

Laura Ludwig

Laura Ludwig

Germany

One of the most inspirational players on tour, Laura Ludwig is an absolute joy to ...

Brooke Sweat

Brooke Sweat

United States

2015 was the year of the shoulder. Brooke Sweat, along with Kerri Walsh-Jennings and Whitney ...

Lauren Fendrick

Lauren Fendrick

United States

Known as "The Gavel", due to her Law Degree from USC and the way that ...

MEN'S PLAYERS

Phil Dalhausser

Phil Dalhausser

United States

A calm, cool and collected personality off the court, Phil Dalhausser morphs into a hyper-competitive and dominant ...

Nick Lucena

Nick Lucena

United States

Nick the Quick. The Greyhound. These are a couple nicknames for Nick Lucena, the super-quick ...

Alison Cerutti

Alison Cerutti

Brasil

Alison is known as the Woolly Mammoth. Why? When you see him, you realize he ...

Bruno Oscar Schmidt

Bruno Oscar Schmidt

Brasil

Like the rest of the Brazilian contingent, Bruno Oscar Schmidt is simply referred to by ...

Alexander Brouwer

Alexander Brouwer

Netherlands

Alexander Brouwer and Robert Meeuwsen shocked the world when they won the 2013 World Championship ...

Robert Meeuwsen

Robert Meeuwsen

Netherlands

The Dutch team of Robert Meeuwsen and Alexander Brouwer shocked the world when they won ...

Casey Patterson

Casey Patterson

United States

Casey "BOOM" Patterson is nothing short of electric on the court. From his suavehawk haircut ...

Jake Gibb

Jake Gibb

United States

Jake Spiker Gibb (yeah, that's his real middle name) is the youngest of 11 children, ...

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