The enviously slim, toned, tanned and fit beach bodies hanging out on the sands always belong to the beach volleyball players.
Beach volleyball, which hails from California, is a variant of indoor volleyball, with a sexier image. It may come under the poser sports category, but it's a rigorous and very demanding game.
After a shapely beach body? Get up off your beach towel and get involved! Read up on the benefits of beach volleyball, the rules and where to play it this summer.
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