Exciting matches marked the beginning of the final tournament of Vip Beach Masters 2011

Exciting matches marked the beginning of the final tournament of Vip Beach Masters 2011
Final tournament of Vip Beach Masters – Serbian Championship in beach volleyball, organized by Vip mobile and Volleyball Federation of Serbia, has started with the qualifying matches in the men's and women’s competition, which were held yesterday and this morning, at the Belgrade’s Ada Ciganlija. Main tournament matches are scheduled for today and Saturday. On Sunday, 28th August, visitors will be able to watch exciting semifinal and final matches.

Teams which scored the highest number of points in tournament held in Kragujevac and which score the highest number of points in the final tournament in Belgrade will compete for the title of Serbian Beach Volleyball Champions. Jovan Markovic and Dejan Jovic, the winners of Kragujevac tournament are the highest ranked team with 50 points, followed by Nemanja Vidic and Miljan Kikovic with 42 points and Stefan Basta and Igor Tesic with 34 points. Ivana Isailovic and Milena Matic are the highest ranked team in the women's qualification with 25 points, followed by Natasa Sevarika and Jelena Blagojevic with 20 points and Nina Skaric and Vanja Matic with 18 points.

Vip Beach Masters volleyball school for children under the age of 14 starts today. They will have the opportunity to learn basics volleyball technics from our famous volleyball player Vanja Grbic. Volleyball school is scheduled for today and tomorrow from 5pm to 6 pm, and will be continued on 28th August, from 4.30 pm, on the main court, in the break between women’s and men’s finals. The promotion of Vip Beach Masters volleyball school will be held on Saturday, August 27th, from 12pm to 1pm in Vip sales center in 9, Knez Mihailova Street. Also, Vanja Grbic will sign volleyball balls for all visitors and take pictures with them.

The tournament ends on Sunday, 28th August with the award ceremony, which will be held immediately after the final match in men’s competition scheduled for 5 pm. The best three teams will win gold, silver and bronze medals and receive trophies and prize money, out of which EUR 1.400 will go to the winning male team and EUR 1.100 will go to the winning female team. Male and female teams with the highest number of points in both tournaments of Vip Beach Masters 2011 will become 2011 Serbian Beach Volleyball Champions and win EUR 1.500 each.