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Kitchener's Sarah Pavan wins third gold medal in six weeks in FVIB volleyball tournament

This year Pavan and her Team Canada partner, Melissa Humana-Paredes, have reached the podium five times
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Sara Pavan (left) posing with Team Canada athlete and beach volleyball partner Melissa Humana-Paredes (right). Photo from @TeamCanada on Twitter.

Team Canada beach volleyball athlete Sarah Pavan is on a winning streak after collecting her third gold medal at the FIVB Volleyball World Championship in Vienna, Austria.

Pavan, from Kitchener, and her partner, Melissa Humana-Paredes, defeated Brazil in the FVIB finals on Sunday, August 4th after a 47 minute game.

For the duo this is their third time receiving gold after winning another FVIB competition in Edmonton and a Beach Volleyball Major Series tournament in Hamburg, Germany. 

Over the course of the FVIB World Tour, which spans from August 2018 to September 2019, Pavan and Humana-Paredes have been on the podium five times.

The finals for the FVIB World Tour take place in Rome in September. 


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