First 2016 Olympic Volleyball Qualifier Takes Over St. Pete

St. Pete/Clearwater (June 16, 2015) - The world's best sand volleyball players are kicking off the Road to Rio in St. Pete this week.

In anticipation for the Rio de Janerio 2016 Olympic Games, the smart FIVB St. Pete Grand Slam presented by AVP serves as the first qualifying opportunity for those Games. The free event at St. Pete's Spa Beach Park runs from Tuesday-Sunday, capping with two days of action live on NBC from 4-6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.