Mohammad Mousavi and Saeed Maroof members Fenerbahce volleyball team

Off the court, the FIVB continues to promote equal opportunities for women within the administration of the sport. At the heart of the FIVB is the Athletes’ Commission which maintains equal gender representation among its members, including the Commission’s President, Madelein Meppelink. And for the first time ever, the Athletes’ Commission President was automatically appointed to the FIVB Board of Administration with full Board member rights.