On April 30 and May 1, 2005, players from around Europe once again came to the city of Hamburg in Germany for the annually held Werner von Siemens Cup Sitting Volleyball Tournament. The Cup, originally initiated in 1989 by the ambitious young Hamburg team with the help of Siemens AG, has developed over the years into one of the highlights on the international disabled volleyball scene.
This year’s competition again attracted teams from all over Germany, the Netherlands, Poland, Norway and other countries. In a dramatic final between the strong Bosnian team “IOK Zavidovici” and the German team “Berliner Brauereien” – the Berliners finally prevailed and won this year’s Werner von Siemens Cup.
View some photographs during the Siemens Cup – click on the thumbnails to enlarge the images.