Kerri Lee Walsh Jennings took part at the Olympic Games five times and won 3 Gold Olympic medals (2004 Athens, 2008 Beijing and 2012 London) as well as 1 Bronze Olympic medal (2016 Rio de Janeiro) in beach volleyball. Throughout her sport career, Kerri Lee Walsh Jennings played with many famous female beach volleyball players such as Misty May-Treanor (2001 – 2009), Nicole Branagh (2010), Misty May-Treanor (2011 – 2012) and April Ross (2013 – 2017).
Beach volleyball was a demonstration sport at the 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona, at which Sinjin Smith and Randy Stoklos won the men's tournament, and Karolyn Kirby and Nancy Reno won the women's. Beach volleyball was introduced as an official Olympic sport in 1996. A total of 24 teams take part in each beach volleyball Olympic tournament.
Beach Volleyball - Official Tokyo 2020 Olympic schedule. View the competition schedule and live results for the summer Olympics in Tokyo. (Jul 23-Aug 8, 2021)
Gold. cerutti / schmidt. Brazil. Silver. nicolai / lupo. Italy. Bronze. brouwer / meeuwsen. Netherlands.
Beach Volleyball - Men's Bronze Medal Match - Plavins/Tocs vs Cherif/Ahmed - Official results - Tokyo 2020 Olympics. VERSION: 22.214.171.1243 (06/08/2021)
Men's Beach Volleyball Results. Gold: Norway. Silver: Russian Olympic Committee. Bronze: Qatar. Full results via Olympics.com
May-Treanor and Walsh Jennings, as noted above, won beach volleyball gold medals in 2004, 2008 and 2012. The other is Karch Kiraly, who won gold with the United States men's indoor team in 1984 and 1988 and in beach volleyball in 1996. Kiraly is the only player of either gender to win medals in both indoor and beach volleyball.
April Ross and Alix Klineman from the United States won the gold medal in the women's beach volleyball by defeating Australia's Mariafe Artacho del Solar and Taliqua Clancy in the final on Friday...
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