Club Med Sandpiper Bay Hosts National Volleyball League
By Kara Franker
The National Volleyball League recently concluded its pro season at the 2014 Players Championships at Club Med Sandpiper Bay in Port St. Lucie.
The Players Championships were held in October, with the top eight men’s and women’s teams competing for a $100,000 prize purse, the largest prize purse of the season.
Canadians Josh Binstock and Sam Schachter earned their third men’s title of the year, while Priscilla Piantadosi-Lima & Karolina Sowala took their fifth of six NVL pro tournaments to end a near-perfect season.
Guests staying at Sandpiper Bay can also have the opportunity to practice their beach volleyball skills. As the new home of the National Volleyball League’s official National Training Center, the property welcomes guests of all skill levels to practice setting, spiking and serving in group lessons with top-of-the-line equipment and facilities including new championship sand courts.
Besides volleyball, Sandpiper Bay also features an innovative 360° Active Wellness concept, which encourages sports enthusiasts get a jump on their fitness goals through personalized programs in golf, tennis, triathlon and fitness academies run by world-renowned pros.
If you go
Club Med Sandpiper Bay is located at 4500 SE Pine Valley St, Port St Lucie, FL 34952. For more info call 772- 337-6638.