German Volleyball Association – Beach: U20 European Championships in Turkey



Photo: CEV. From proper: Paul Becker, Hennes Nissen, Ana Lorenz with third place
From July 14 to 17, younger seashore volleyball gamers of Europe will compete for the title of the European Under-20 Championship. The event will likely be held in Izmir, Turkey. Mother Lorenz and Hennes Nissen will likely be in the beginning of Germany. Annika Berndt and Lilly Pharos will play in the ladies’s discipline.

  • occasion web page
  • Tournament class: CEV Junior Championship
  • When: July 14-17, 2022
  • Where: Izmir, Turkey
  • Time distinction: Izmir is 1 hour forward of Berlin

Momme Lorenz and Hennes Nissen rewarded themselves for a robust event and gained the match for third place, thus successful the bronze medal on the U20 European Beach Volleyball Championship.

Mother Lorenz stated after the event:Of course, we’re very proud and enthusiastic about what we’ve achieved. After the whistle in the group, we knew that for those who did not play 100%, you’d be despatched off instantly. We realized from that and performed three excellent video games on Saturday. In the semi-finals, we performed with the handbrake once more, so we deserved to lose. But with the mentality we developed, we discovered prime kind once more in the final recreation. A particular spherical of applause for Hennes. He took all sides, withstood the strain and excelled himself, respect! Big thanks additionally to the staff behind the staff, however at the beginning to Paul Becker, who has been a world-class coach for us and our first appointment as nationwide coach. His expertise gave us rather a lot!

Annika Berndt/Lilly Farus needed to concede defeat in a decent tie-break in the primary knockout spherical.

+++ July 17, recreation for 3 locations +++

Lorenz/Nissen and Oliva/Kurka (CHE) 2-0 (21:17, 21:17)

+++ July 17, semi-remaining +++

Lorenz/Nissen and Hammarberg/Berger (AUT) 1:2 (15:21, 22:20, 11:15)

+++ July 16, Quarter finals +++

Lorenz/Nissen and Verkauteren/Van Langendonck (BEL) 2-0 (31:29, 21:19)

+++ July 16, 1/8 finals +++

Lorenz/Nissen and Klungsoir/Sunde (NOR) 2:1 (20:22, 21:14, 15:13)

+++ July 16, spherical 24 +++

Berndt/Faros and Saxne/Andersson (SWE) 1:2 (16:21, 21:14, 13:15)

+++ July 15, group stage +++

Lorenz/Nissen vs Vartigov/Popov (BUL) 2-0 (21:17, 22:20)

Berndt/Faros and Binimelis/Fernandez da Silva (ESP) 0:2 (12:21, 15:21)

Lorenz/Nissen and Oliva/Kurka (CHE) 1:2 (17:21, 21:16, 11:15)

+++ July 14, group stage +++

Berndt/Faros and Kuivonen/Jürgenson (EST) 1:2 (18:21, 21:13, 13:15)

Lorenz/Nissen and Kurt/Tour (TUR) 2-0 (24:22, 21:12)

Berndt/Faros and Jashari/Avdullahu (KOS) 2-0 (21:13, 21:11)


More in regards to the groups:


Photo: FIVB - Hennes Nissen (b) and Ana Lorenz (r)

Photo: FIVB – Hennes Nissen (b) and Ana Lorenz (r)

Ana Lorenz and Hennes Jorge Nissen

Ana Lorenz was born in Kiel. It performs on Kieler TV. The 18-yr-previous, who’s enthusiastic about sports activities, discovered his strategy to seashore volleyball by means of soccer, handball and volleyball. He has been coaching on the Olympic base in Berlin for a number of years. Mom has already gained a number of junior championship titles: she was the 2021 U20 champion, 2020 U19 champion, 2020 U18 champion and 2019 U17 champion. Internationally, he completed fifth on the 2021 U19 World Championships, second on the 2020 U20 European Championships and fifth on the 2019 Youth Olympic Games.

Hennes Jorge Nissen comes from the far north and performs for TSB Flensburg. The 17-yr-previous was topped U19 champion in 2021 and was runner-up on the 2021 U18 Championship, 2021 U20 Championship and 2020 U18 Championship. Hennes Nissen will play in the German Beach Tour tournaments from 2021.

In early July, Lorenz/Nissen gained the bronze medal on the WEVZA event in Spain, which was a preparation for the European Championships. “With mother and Hennes, we’ve a robust staff! If we present our expertise, we need to be in decisive video games,” says coach Paul Becker. Both had been in a position to clearly show themselves on the OpenTrials in Berlin and subsequently had been nominated for the European Championship. “Among the various nice skills Berlin has had, two stand out for his or her athleticism and expertise,” stated Paul Becker.


Photo: CEV - Lilly Farus (left) and Annika Berndt (right)

Photo: CEV – Lilly Farus (left) and Annika Berndt (proper)

Annika Berndt and Lilly Phaross

Annika Berndt is eighteen years previous and trains on the Olympic base in Stuttgart. He will play tournaments on the German Beach Tour from 2021. In 2021, he turned the champion of U18, U19 and U20. At the worldwide stage, final yr he took half in the European Championship below the age of 18 and gained the third place.

Lilly Pharos comes from Hamburg and performs for Bramfelder SV. He at present performs and trains on the Olympic base in Berlin. There, she truly got here to VCO for indoor volleyball, but in addition considers seashore volleyball coaching on the base and “desires to take part in as many tournaments as potential.[…]achieved good outcomes in youth championships […] attain” (Instagram @eg Berlin Beach Volleyballl). Lilly has performed in varied junior championships and since this yr has performed alongside Emma Gangei on the German Beach Tour.

“Girls’ purpose must be to attain excessive particular person efficiency. Then I’m positive that the staff’s recreation will likely be right and they’ll efficiently spend the event,” says coach Manuel Rique in regards to the youth staff. The two can acquire match expertise at WEVZA in Spain. In phrases of efficiency, this preparation ought to proceed on the European Championships subsequent weekend in Izmir.






Manuel Rieke girls’s coach
Paul Becker coach males
Hyunwoo Park physiotherapist


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