The last time the rest of the beach volleyball world saw Australia’s Isaac Kapa and Chris McHugh, they were standing on a podium in Austria proudly clutching bronze medals.
Team Kapa/McHugh had steamrolled their way past some of the biggest names on the world tour to achieve not only their best International results, but also one of the best ever by an Australian men’s team.
A handful of Australians have arrived in Thailand and today begin their assault on the Asian Beach Volleyball tour.
Two men’s teams and two women’s teams are playing in the Khanom-Chang Asian tour event at Thung Song Provence.
Two beach volleyballers who came together for one tournament only have pulled off a stunning upset by winning the National Grand Slam event at Scarborough Beach in Perth.
Becchara Palmer and Mariafe Artacho del Solar agreed to play together after their regular playing partners were unavailable through injury.