FIVB World Tour
2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games
August 6 - 17, 2016
(5) Heather Bansley/Sarah Pavan, Canada
 
Heather Bansley
Canada
Photo: FIVB
Personal Info
Birth Date: Sep 13, 1987 (34 yrs old)
Home Town: London
Resides: Toronto
Height: 170 cm (5'7")
Weight: 64 kg (141 lb)
Seasons: 15
Tournaments: 113
Career Wins: 3
Career Winnings: US$433,375.00
Sarah Pavan
Canada
Photo: FIVB
Personal Info
Birth Date: Aug 16, 1986 (35 yrs old)
Home Town: Kitchener, ON
Resides: Kitchener, ON
Height: 196 cm (6'5")
Weight: 72 kg (158 lb)
Seasons: 8
Tournaments: 79
Career Wins: 7
Career FIVB WT Wins: 6
Career Winnings: US$537,225.00
Team Career Summary 
TourPlayed12345791317253341Money
FIVB380331100708411 US$456,450.00
Previous Rio de Janeiro Results 
YearPartner - ResultPartner - Result
2016 Sarah Pavan - 5th Heather Bansley - 5th
Recent Results 
TourDateTournamentSeedFinishPointsMoney
FIVB 7/5-9/2016 Gstaad Major 4 9 360 US$11,000.00
FIVB 6/28-7/2/2016 Porec Major 4 2 720 US$43,000.00
FIVB 6/14-18/2016 Poland Grand Slam 4 9 360 US$11,000.00
FIVB 6/7-11/2016 Major Hamburg 5 9 360 US$11,000.00
FIVB 5/24-29/2016 Moscow Grand Slam 5 3 640 US$32,000.00
FIVB 5/17-21/2016 Cincinnati Open 2 9 240 US$2,000.00
FIVB 3/8-13/2016 Rio de Janeiro Grand Slam 3 5 480 US$17,000.00
FIVB 9/29-10/4/2015 2015 World Tour Finals Ft. Lauderdale 3 4 0 US$15,000.00
FIVB 8/25-29/2015 Olsztyn Poland Grand Slam 3 9 360 US$11,000.00
FIVB 8/18-23/2015 Long Beach Grand Slam 4 5 480 US$17,000.00
FIVB 7/21-26/2015 Yokohama Grand Slam 6 3 640 US$32,000.00
FIVB 7/6-11/2015 Gstaad Major Series 9 3 640 US$32,000.00
FIVB 6/26-7/4/2015 Netherlands World Championships 22 5 600 US$18,000.00
FIVB 6/17-21/2015 St. Petersburg Grand Slam 6 17 240 US$7,000.00
FIVB 6/8-13/2015 Stavanger Major Series 11 5 480 US$17,000.00
FIVB 6/1-6/2015 Porec Major Series 17 2 720 US$43,000.00
FIVB 5/25-31/2015 Moscow Grand Slam 17 25 160 US$4,000.00
FIVB 5/19-24/2015 Prague Open 7 2 450 US$8,000.00
FIVB 4/22-26/2015 Fuzhou Open 7 5 300 US$3,375.00
FIVB 9/23-28/2014 São Paulo Grand Slam 12 17 240 US$7,000.00
FIVB 8/19-23/2014 Stare Jablonki Grand Slam 19 5 480 US$17,000.00
2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games Matches
DateBracketOpponentScoreTime
Sun, 8/7/2016 Pool E Sophie van Gestel / Jantine van der Vlist, Netherlands (20) Won 21-15, 21-17 0:39
PlayerGameAttacksKillsErrorsHitting Pct.BlocksDigsAcesService Errors
Heather BansleyTotal261400.53801324
 1261400.53801324
 20000000
Sarah PavanTotal13700.5384414
 113700.5384414
 20000000
Wed, 8/10/2016 Pool E Joana Heidrich / Nadine Zumkehr, Switzerland (17) Won 21-18, 21-18 0:45
PlayerGameAttacksKillsErrorsHitting Pct.BlocksDigsAcesService Errors
Heather BansleyTotal311200.38702120
 1311200.38702120
 20000000
Sarah PavanTotal15900.6007115
 115900.6007115
 20000000
Thu, 8/11/2016 Pool E Karla Borger / Britta Buthe, Germany (8) Won 21-19, 21-15 0:39
PlayerGameAttacksKillsErrorsHitting Pct.BlocksDigsAcesService Errors
Heather BansleyTotal16800.50001011
 116800.50001011
 20000000
Sarah PavanTotal231700.7391414
 1231700.7391414
 20000000
Sat, 8/13/2016 Winner 1 Jamie Broder / Kristina May, Canada (16) Won 21-16, 21-11 0:36
PlayerGameAttacksKillsErrorsHitting Pct.BlocksDigsAcesService Errors
Heather BansleyTotal361500.41702322
 1361500.41702322
 20000000
Sarah PavanTotal161100.6886210
 1161100.6886210
 20000000
Sun, 8/14/2016 Winner 2 Laura Ludwig / Kira Walkenhorst, Germany (4) Lost 14-21, 14-21 0:35
PlayerGameAttacksKillsErrorsHitting Pct.BlocksDigsAcesService Errors
Heather BansleyTotal331100.33301300
 1331100.33301300
 20000000
Sarah PavanTotal14700.5001102
 114700.5001102
 20000000
Overall Tournament Stats
PlayerAttacksKillsErrorsHitting Pct.BlocksDigsAcesService Errors
Heather Bansley1426000.42308077
Sarah Pavan815100.6301912415
Olympic Games, World Championships Results 
YearLocationPartner - ResultPartner - Result
2011Rome Elizabeth Maloney - 17th Did not play
2013Stare Jablonki Sarah Pavan - 17th Heather Bansley - 17th
2015The Hague Sarah Pavan - 5th Heather Bansley - 5th
2017Vienna Brandie Wilkerson - 5th Melissa Humana-Paredes - 4th
2019Hamburg Brandie Wilkerson - 17th Melissa Humana-Paredes - 1st
2021Tokyo Brandie Wilkerson - 5th Melissa Humana-Paredes - 5th
Head to Head Results
Bansley/Pavan lead the series against the field 37-34
DateTourTournamentRoundWinning TeamSeedLosing TeamSeedScoreTime
Trail the series against # 1 Antunes/Maestrini, Brazil 1-7
7/8/16FIVBGstaad Major Winner 2 Antunes/Maestrini 1 Bansley/Pavan 4 21-13, 21-16 0:28
5/28/16FIVBMoscow Grand Slam Semi-Finals Antunes/Maestrini 2 Bansley/Pavan 5 21-15, 15-21, 15-12 0:41
10/3/15FIVB2015 World Tour Finals Ft. Lauderdale Semi-Finals Antunes/Maestrini 2 Bansley/Pavan 3 21-19, 21-12 0:37
10/2/15FIVB2015 World Tour Finals Ft. Lauderdale Pool B Antunes/Maestrini 2 Bansley/Pavan 3 21-23, 21-17, 17-15 0:55
7/11/15FIVBGstaad Major Series Semi-Finals Antunes/Maestrini 1 Bansley/Pavan 9 21-13, 21-17 0:35
6/6/15FIVBPorec Major Series Gold Medal Antunes/Maestrini 1 Bansley/Pavan 17 21-16, 25-27, 15-12 0:46
6/3/15FIVBPorec Major Series Pool A Antunes/Maestrini 1 Bansley/Pavan 17 14-21, 21-18, 15-11 0:50
5/27/15FIVBMoscow Grand Slam Pool A Bansley/Pavan 17 Antunes/Maestrini 1 21-17, 17-21, 15-13 0:46
Trail the series against # 2 Bednarczuk/Seixas, Brazil 1-4
10/4/15FIVB2015 World Tour Finals Ft. Lauderdale Bronze Medal Bednarczuk/Seixas 4 Bansley/Pavan 3 22-20, 14-21, 15-10 0:58
7/25/15FIVBYokohama Grand Slam Semi-Finals Bednarczuk/Seixas 2 Bansley/Pavan 6 25-23, 19-21, 15-12 1:08
6/12/15FIVBStavanger Major Series Winner 3 Bednarczuk/Seixas 1 Bansley/Pavan 11 21-19, 21-15 0:37
5/24/15FIVBPrague Open Gold Medal Bednarczuk/Seixas 2 Bansley/Pavan 7 21-12, 21-18 0:37
9/25/14FIVBSão Paulo Grand Slam Pool E Bansley/Pavan 12 Bednarczuk/Seixas 5 22-20, 22-20 0:41
Trail the series against # 3 Ross/Walsh Jennings, United States 1-5
6/10/16FIVBMajor Hamburg Winner 2 Ross/Walsh Jennings 3 Bansley/Pavan 5 21-17, 21-19 0:34
8/22/15FIVBLong Beach Grand Slam Winner 3 Ross/Walsh Jennings 8 Bansley/Pavan 4 18-21, 21-14, 18-16 1:15
7/11/15FIVBGstaad Major Series Bronze Medal Bansley/Pavan 9 Ross/Walsh Jennings 7 By Forfeit  
6/30/15FIVBNetherlands World Championships Pool C Ross/Walsh Jennings 3 Bansley/Pavan 22 21-19, 21-13 0:36
7/24/14FIVBASICS World Series of Beach Volleyball Pool A Ross/Walsh Jennings 1 Bansley/Pavan 16 21-15, 21-18 0:38
7/16/14FIVBThe Hague Grand Slam Pool B Ross/Walsh Jennings 2 Bansley/Pavan 18 21-15, 22-24, 17-15 0:55
Lead the series against # 4 Ludwig/Walkenhorst, Germany 4-2
8/14/16FIVB2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games Winner 2 Ludwig/Walkenhorst 4 Bansley/Pavan 5 21-14, 21-14 0:35
7/2/16FIVBPorec Major Semi-Finals Bansley/Pavan 4 Ludwig/Walkenhorst 2 21-17, 21-15 0:41
7/24/15FIVBYokohama Grand Slam Pool F Bansley/Pavan 6 Ludwig/Walkenhorst 11 18-21, 21-16, 15-8 0:48
6/4/15FIVBPorec Major Series Winner 1 Bansley/Pavan 17 Ludwig/Walkenhorst 12 17-21, 21-14, 15-12 0:51
5/24/14FIVBPrague Open Winner 3 Ludwig/Walkenhorst 2 Bansley/Pavan 9 21-11, 21-8 0:25
8/8/13FIVBBerlin Grand Slam Pool H Bansley/Pavan 25, Q3 Ludwig/Walkenhorst 8 21-16, 21-17 0:34
Trail the series against # 6 Meppelink/Van Iersel, Netherlands 1-3
5/27/16FIVBMoscow Grand Slam Winner 2 Bansley/Pavan 5 Meppelink/Van Iersel 7 19-21, 21-12, 15-8 0:46
10/1/15FIVB2015 World Tour Finals Ft. Lauderdale Pool B Meppelink/Van Iersel 6 Bansley/Pavan 3 21-15, 21-17 0:37
6/25/14FIVBStavanger Grand Slam Pool F Meppelink/Van Iersel 11 Bansley/Pavan 22 21-13, 21-15 0:31
6/18/14FIVBBerlin Grand Slam Pool G Meppelink/Van Iersel 7 Bansley/Pavan 23 21-17, 21-17 0:37
Trail the series against # 7 Bawden/Clancy, Australia 1-2
6/6/15FIVBPorec Major Series Semi-Finals Bansley/Pavan 17 Bawden/Clancy 22 21-13, 15-21, 15-13 0:50
7/16/14FIVBThe Hague Grand Slam Pool B Bawden/Clancy 15 Bansley/Pavan 18 19-21, 21-16, 15-13 0:55
6/14/14FIVBMoscow Grand Slam Winner 1 Bawden/Clancy 16 Bansley/Pavan 25 19-21, 21-16, 15-12 0:53
Lead the series against # 8 Borger/Buthe, Germany 3-2
8/11/16FIVB2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games Pool E Bansley/Pavan 5 Borger/Buthe 8 21-19, 21-15 0:39
7/1/15FIVBNetherlands World Championships Winner 1 Bansley/Pavan 22 Borger/Buthe 10 21-13, 19-21, 15-13 0:59
6/19/15FIVBSt. Petersburg Grand Slam Pool F Borger/Buthe 11 Bansley/Pavan 6 21-18, 21-12 0:38
7/30/14FIVBKlagenfurt Grand Slam Pool H Bansley/Pavan 24, Q2 Borger/Buthe 8 16-21, 21-14, 15-13 0:49
5/24/13FIVBCorrientes Grand Slam Winner 2 Borger/Buthe 13 Bansley/Pavan 30, Q14 21-15, 21-15 0:35
Lead the series against # 10 Forrer/Verge-Depre, Switzerland 5-1
7/7/16FIVBGstaad Major Pool D Forrer/Verge-Depre 13 Bansley/Pavan 4 13-21, 21-19, 15-12 0:44
6/9/16FIVBMajor Hamburg Pool E Bansley/Pavan 5 Forrer/Verge-Depre 12 21-19, 17-21, 15-13 0:47
8/19/15FIVBLong Beach Grand Slam Pool D Bansley/Pavan 4 Forrer/Verge-Depre 20 20-22, 21-18, 15-10 0:57
6/10/15FIVBStavanger Major Series Pool F Bansley/Pavan 11 Forrer/Verge-Depre 27, Q11 21-19, 21-19 0:38
7/9/14FIVBGstaad Grand Slam Pool G Bansley/Pavan 23 Forrer/Verge-Depre 10 21-17, 15-21, 17-15 0:54
5/22/13FIVBCorrientes Grand Slam Qualifier 2 Bansley/Pavan 30, Q14 Forrer/Verge-Depre Q3 14-21, 29-27, 15-13 0:54
Trail the series against # 11 Baquerizo/Fernandez, Spain 1-2
7/1/16FIVBPorec Major Winner 2 Bansley/Pavan 4 Baquerizo/Fernandez 14 21-11, 21-11 0:30
8/24/13FIVBMoscow Grand Slam Winner 1 Baquerizo/Fernandez 11 Bansley/Pavan 18 21-17, 21-16 0:34
8/8/13FIVBBerlin Grand Slam Pool H Baquerizo/Fernandez 9 Bansley/Pavan 25, Q3 21-10, 21-16 0:34
Series tied with # 12 Brzostek/Wojtasik, Poland 2-2
5/28/16FIVBMoscow Grand Slam Winner 3 Bansley/Pavan 5 Brzostek/Wojtasik 11 14-21, 21-11, 15-11 0:41
3/12/16FIVBRio de Janeiro Grand Slam Winner 3 Brzostek/Wojtasik 12 Bansley/Pavan 3 By Forfeit  
8/28/15FIVBOlsztyn Poland Grand Slam Winner 2 Brzostek/Wojtasik 8 Bansley/Pavan 3 22-24, 21-19, 16-14 0:57
7/8/15FIVBGstaad Major Series Pool H Bansley/Pavan 9 Brzostek/Wojtasik 24 21-17, 21-19 0:38
Lead the series against # 13 Fendrick/Sweat, United States 2-1
5/26/16FIVBMoscow Grand Slam Pool E Bansley/Pavan 5 Fendrick/Sweat 12 21-17, 19-21, 15-13 0:53
8/27/15FIVBOlsztyn Poland Grand Slam Pool C Fendrick/Sweat 14 Bansley/Pavan 3 21-18, 21-17 0:37
8/20/15FIVBLong Beach Grand Slam Pool D Bansley/Pavan 4 Fendrick/Sweat 13 21-17, 16-21, 15-12 0:54
Trail the series against # 15 Wang/Yue, China 0-2
5/20/16FIVBCincinnati Open Winner 2 Wang/Yue 14 Bansley/Pavan 2 21-18, 21-14 0:34
4/25/15FIVBFuzhou Open Winner 3 Wang/Yue 1 Bansley/Pavan 7 21-18, 23-21 0:40
Lead the series against # 16 Broder/May, Canada 7-0
8/13/16FIVB2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games Winner 1 Bansley/Pavan 5 Broder/May 16 21-16, 21-11 0:36
3/11/16FIVBRio de Janeiro Grand Slam Winner 2 Bansley/Pavan 3 Broder/May 17 22-20, 17-21, 15-13 0:53
8/26/15FIVBOlsztyn Poland Grand Slam Pool C Bansley/Pavan 3 Broder/May 19 21-19, 21-16 0:37
7/25/15FIVBYokohama Grand Slam Winner 2 Bansley/Pavan 6 Broder/May 18 22-20, 21-14 0:43
7/10/15FIVBGstaad Major Series Winner 2 Bansley/Pavan 9 Broder/May 18 21-13, 21-14 0:33
8/21/14FIVBStare Jablonki Grand Slam Winner 1 Bansley/Pavan 19 Broder/May 28, Q5 21-12, 17-21, 15-12 0:50
6/12/14FIVBMoscow Grand Slam Pool H Bansley/Pavan 25 Broder/May 24 9-21, 21-15, 15-7 0:43
Lead the series against # 17 Heidrich/Zumkehr, Switzerland 3-1
8/10/16FIVB2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games Pool E Bansley/Pavan 5 Heidrich/Zumkehr 17 21-18, 21-18 0:45
7/9/15FIVBGstaad Major Series Pool H Bansley/Pavan 9 Heidrich/Zumkehr 8 21-16, 19-21, 15-10 0:52
6/12/15FIVBStavanger Major Series Winner 2 Bansley/Pavan 11 Heidrich/Zumkehr 17 21-18, 21-13 0:37
7/23/13FIVBLong Beach Grand Slam Pool H Heidrich/Zumkehr 9 Bansley/Pavan 24, Q3 21-10, 16-21, 15-11 0:46
Lead the series against # 20 van der Vlist/van Gestel, Netherlands 1-0
8/7/16FIVB2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games Pool E Bansley/Pavan 5 van Gestel/van der Vlist 20 21-15, 21-17 0:39
Lead the series against # 22 Artacho/Laird, Australia 2-0
3/9/16FIVBRio de Janeiro Grand Slam Pool C Bansley/Pavan 3 Artacho/Laird 30, Q9 17-21, 21-18, 15-10 0:52
6/27/15FIVBNetherlands World Championships Pool C Bansley/Pavan 22 Artacho/Laird 27 21-14, 21-17 0:36
Lead the series against # 24 Birlova/Ukolova, Russia 2-0
6/10/15FIVBStavanger Major Series Pool F Bansley/Pavan 11 Birlova/Ukolova 22, Q2 13-21, 21-17, 15-7 0:43
7/1/13FIVBStare Jablonki World Championships Pool G Bansley/Pavan 42 Birlova/Ukolova 7 18-21, 21-14, 15-10 0:46