Heartbreaking loss for Redmann and Van Huizen at World Tour beach volleyball event

MARSEILLES, France – Christian Redmann and Richard Van Huizen of Toronto suffered a heartbreaking loss on Friday at the ninth stop on the beach volleyball World Tour circuit and will finish in 17th place which equals their best result this season.

Redmann and Van Huizen, seeded 24th, lost to seventh-seeds Emiel Boersma and Richard Schuil of the Netherlands 14-21, 21-17, 18-16 in third round play. The Canadians were also 17th at the stops in Rome and Moscow this season.

The next stop on the circuit starts next Tuesday in Austria.

Full results at: http://www.fivb.org/EN/BeachVolleyball/Competitions/WorldTour/2010/Event/Results.asp?TournCode=WMRS2010&Phase=1