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Karch Kiraly

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The Legacy Series: Karch Kiraly

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Beach Volleyball LEGEND • Karch Kiraly (USA) • Beach Volleyball World

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Volleyball to Remember: Karch Kiraly

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AVCA Video Tip of the Week: Passing Technique with Karch Kiraly

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Volleyball History 1988 Olympic Gold Medal Mens Finals Karch Kiraly & Steve Timmons

Charles Frederick "Karch" Kiraly is an American volleyball player, coach and broadcast announcer. In the 1980s he was a central part of the U.S National Team that won gold medals at the 1984 and 1988 Olympic Games. He went on to win the gold medal again at the 1996 Olympic Games, the first Olympic competition to feature beach volleyball. He is the only player to have won Olympic gold medals in both the indoor and beach volleyball categories. He played college volleyball for the UCLA Bruins, where his teams won three national championships under head coach Al Scates.