Welcome

Established in 1956 by the Dutch Sports Committee volleyball-sitting is a combination of Sitzball and Volleyball​. 

Since then, volleyball-sitting has grown and is played all over the world. Volley-sitting was officially established in 2002 during the Busan FESPIC Games with the formation of the Asia Oceania Volleyball for Disabled Committee (AOCVD) which was later rebranded to 'Paravolley Asia Oceania' (PVAO) in 2014

Latest News
2017 World Super 6 For Women
2017 PVAO Sitting Volleyball Championships
2017 PVAO General Assembly
Hangzhou, China  16th May-21st May
Hangzhou China  24th June-3rd July
Hangzhou,China    1st July
ABOUT US

OUR MISSION

To develop the sport of volleyball for our athletes. We achieve this through excellence in leadership and governance, while providing comprehensive programs in competition, promotion, and education


Volleyball is the most popular sport in the world for persons with a disability.

EACH OF THESE VALUES ARE IMPORTANT. WE WILL WORK TIRELESSLY TO LIVE THEM EVERY DAY.

  • Integrity: we conduct our business in a truthful, honest and open manner at all times.
  • Excellence: we are committed to excellence in everything we do. We believe in the right of everyone to pursue their own level of excellence.
  • Fairness: we believe in fairness, on and off the field of play.
  • Inclusion: we create a spirit where people feel they belong, are respected and valued for who they are.
  • Teamwork: we work together to achieve common goals.
  • Fun: we believe that everyone should have an exciting and enjoyable experience through our sport.