Hamburg, Germany, July 6, 2019 – Mikasa Ambassador, Sarah Pavan and Melissa Humana-Paredes won the gold medal at FIVB Beach World Championships on SaturdaySarah Pavan and Melissa Humana-Paredes topped April Ross and Alix Klineman, 2-0 (23-21, 23-21) to capture that gold medal, prize money of US$60,000 and an automatic qualification spot for their country to the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. Congratulations!! Please see more details as below:confident-canadians-pavan-and-humana-paredes-claim-championship by FIVB website
The Copenhagen Grand Slam was for the first time placed on iconic Nyhavn in Copenhagen organized by Danish Volleyball Federation. The Tournament was played 14th-16th June. Thousands citizens and tourists came from all over the country to see beach volleyball at the highest level. It was the tournament recorded the highest number of visitors at all time in the history of beach volleyball tournament in Denmark.Among the 16 registered elite teams, Mikasa’s local distributor A-Sport sponsored 3 best teams in the men’s tournament, and all of them were placed 1th, 2th and 3th, consecutively. Top 3 teams on the podium1th: Martin Trans Hansen(2) / Kristoffer Abell(1)2th: Mads Rosager(1) / Jacob Brink(2)3th: Daniel Thomsen(1) / Morten Overgaard(2)
The Asian Volleyball Confederation （AVC） and Mikasa Corporation have entered a new contract to make Mikasa's indoor and beach volleyballs the Official Game Balls of all the AVC tournaments for 2020 through 2023. The contract was signed by Dr. Saleh Bin Nasser, President of the AVC and Mr. Yuji Saeki, President of Mikasa Corporation on June 12, 2019 at Bangkok, Thailand.Mikasa Corporation is exceedingly honored with the contract and wishes to continue to become a partner of the AVC to promote the growth of the sport of volleyball all over the Asia, giving all the people right products for the sport of volleyball.
We are glad to announce the MIKASA Team CUCINE LUBE CIVITANOVA won the 2016/2017 Del Monte Coppa Italia Super Lega.Unipol Arena in Casalecchio di Reno celebrated with cheers of 9,000 spectators Cucine Lube Civitanova, one of the Mikasa Team Uniform, won the Del Monte Italian Cup in a thrilling 3-1 win over Trentino Volley.The Italian Cup Final Four was played with Mikasa MVA200 with the extraordinary exciting atmosphere of the Italian Male Volleyball League. In two days there were 17,000 spectators in total, the audience engaged by a big sports show with the highly scenic entertainment.The matches were broadcast live or near-live to Sportklub (Serbia, Kosovo, Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Slovenia, Macedonia, Montenegro), Sportklub Poland (Poland), OTE (Greece), Saran (Turkey), Sky Mexico (Mexico , Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama, Dominican Republic), Sportmax (Caribbean Bermuda, Bahamas, Antigua and Barbuda, Caimán Islands, Jamaica, Granada, Barbados, British Virgin Islands, St. Lucia, Trinidad and Tobago , Aruba, St Vincent and the Grenadines), Img and Perform (streaming worldwide distribution for betting).In Italy, thanks to the national channel Raisport, people have experienced the amazing atmosphere of the Unipol Arena.Thanks to the sponsorship with Italian Male Volleyball League and with Cucine Lube Civitanova, the Italian Cup was also a triumph for Mikasa.
We are glad to announce the MIKASA Team Imoco Volley Conegliano won the 2016/2017 ITALIAN Supercup.Two hundred days after winning the Italian National Championship, Imoco Volley (one of the teams wearing Mikasa Team Uniform) won the first domestic trophy of the season, beating 3-1 Foppapedretti Bergamo, cerebrated with more than 4,000 fans in attendance at Palaverde in Treviso.
Mikasa hosted the Gala dinner during XXXVII CEV General Assembly in Luxembourg. FIVB President Dr. Ary Graça, CEV President Mr. Aleksandar Boričić, CEV affiliated Natinal Federation and people related to the sport of volleyball gathered together to build solid relationships for creating future powerful events. (Pictures courtesy by CEVeventoLive.it)
Rio De Janeiro (BRA) August 08, 2016 – FINA has extended its agreement with the Mikasa Corporation of Japan for the period 2017-2020. Mikasa will be the exclusive supplier of water polo balls for all FINA-governed water polo competitions during this four-year period, including the FINA World Championships, which will be held in Budapest (HUN) in 2017 and in Gwangju (KOR) in 2019.Other FINA competitions part of this package are the annual series of the World Leagues (for men and women), the Junior World Championships (for men and women) in 2017 and 2019, the Youth World Championships (for men and women) in 2018 and 2020, and the World Cups (for men and women) in 2018.“Mikasa has been a successful partner of FINA and plays an essential role in the development of the first Olympic team sport, Water Polo. The quality of its products and the modern and dynamic design of its balls are precious tools that contribute to enhance the beauty and exposure of this spectacular game, thus bringing a strong added-value to this discipline”, stated FINA President Dr. Julio C. Maglione.“For us at Mikasa Corporation, this day marks an important stage in our history. We look forward to a partnership lasting well into the future. With this renewed partnership, we sincerely hope that Mikasa Corporation will play an effective and productive role in the continued growth of Water Polo around the World”, said Mr. Yuji Saeki, President of Mikasa Corporation.
MIKASA Corporation and Marta Menegatti, a professional beach volleyball player from Italy, has extended the sponsorship contract for another four years until 2020.Marta Menegatti has achieved a great success since Mikasa started the sponsorship in 2013.In the recent years, she won a silver medal at the FIVB Grand Slam in Sao Paulo in 2014, and she finished with a gold medal in the FIVB World Tour Open Sochi in 2015.She is now known as one of the best beach volleyball players in the world.“It’s been a great experience having a partnership with Mikasa – the best known brand of beach volleyballs worldwide. I’m so happy that we can continue working together for future. The support I have from Mikasa helps me determined to win not just for me but for them. I’m ready to win matches” said Marta Menegatti.“Mikasa is exceedingly grateful to extend the sponsorship with Marta Menegatti, and look forward to support her continuous success in the future” said Mr. Yuji Saeki, President of Mikasa Corporation.
We are glad to announce the MIKASA Team Imoco Volley Conegliano is the new Champion of the 2015/2016 Italian Women’s Volleyball Serie A1 League.Conegliano have defeated Piacenza in the playoff final series 3 – 1 to take the championship title.This is the great success for Imoco Volley as they won the first championship title in their history.