Elliniki Omospondia Petosferisis

Volleyball in Greece

In numbers

Year of affiliation: 1973
Active players: 55,000
Licensed men: 6,000
Licensed women: 24,000
Volleyball teams: 702
Beach Volleyball teams: 199

Top results at the Volleyball European Championship: Men’s European Championship: bronze in 1987; Women’s European Championship: 8th in 1991.

Top results at the Beach Volleyball European Championship: Women's gold in 2001 with Efi Sfyri / Vasso Karadassiou and in 2005 and 2007 with Viki Arvaniti / Vasso Karadassiou.