Getting jump on opposition

19:36, Jan 21 2013
volleyball stand
Josh Kenny spikes the ball as Gary Dent jumps high to block the shot during their clash at Ngamotu Beach at the weekend.

The 23rd annual New Plymouth beach volleyball classic was held at Ngamotu Beach on Sunday.

Nigel Hales and Nelson Pulotu were unbeaten to win the men's A grade pairs, with the women's A pairing of Natasha Hales and Sarah Cox runners-up.

Nelsy Hernandez and Cam Cockle won the mixed pairs grade, with the women's B grade pairs won by Amirah Osama and Montana Bennett.

The next event is the Taranaki beach volleyball classic on  Sunday.