Karch Kiraly

Three-Time Olympic Gold Medalist, Professional Volleyball Player

 

 

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Karch Kiraly

 

The winningest player in volleyball history.  Only player to win Olympic medals in both indoor and beach volleyball.

Won Olympic Gold in Indoor Volleyball in 1984 and 1988, and Olympic Gold in Beach Volleyball in 1996.

 

Has won more tournaments (148) and more money ($3,159,773 ) than any other player on the AVP Pro Beach Tour.

 

At age 45, Kiraly is the oldest player to ever compete at the highest level - still winning AVP tournaments, while beating

competitors half his age.  He has won at least one tournament in 24 of the 27 seasons he has played - spanning four decades

(1978-present). Oldest player to win a Pro Beach tournament (at 41, 42, 43, and 44-years-young).

 

Personal Data:

Beach:

           1972

                   - Entered first amateur beach tournament at age 11 with father, Laszlo Kiraly.

 

Indoor:

Other Activities:

 

 

Author, "Beach Volleyball" by Karch Kiraly with Byron Shewman


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