Best of Rio 2016 Summer Olympics: Women's Beach Volleyball (46 images)

Her partner Misty May-Treanor may have retired, but that hasn't stopped Kerri Walsh Jennings, gold medal winner at the 2012 London Olympics, from picking up a new teammate in April Ross and challenging for top honors on the sands of Copacabana beach.
Updated: Aug. 18, 2016 at 5:54 AM
Kerri Walsh Jennings of the United States celebrates in the Beach Volleyball Women's Bronze medal match against Larissa Franca Maestrini and Talita Rocha of Brazil at the Beach Volleyball Arena at the 2016 Rio Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on August 17, 2016. Photo by Matthew Healey/UPI
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Silver medalists Agatha Bednarczuk Rippel of Brazil and Gold Medalist Laura Ludwig of Germany leap at net for a ball in the Women's Beach Volleybal at the Beach Volleyball Arena at the 2016 Rio Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on August 17, 2016. Photo by Matthew Healey/UPI
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Silver medalists Agatha Bednarczuk Rippel of Brazil competes in their match against Germany in the Women's Beach Volleybal at the Beach Volleyball Arena at the 2016 Rio Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on August 17, 2016. Photo by Matthew Healey/UPI
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Silver medalists Barbara Seixas de Freitas of Brazil competes in their match against Germany in the Women's Beach Volleybal at the Beach Volleyball Arena at the 2016 Rio Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on August 17, 2016. Photo by Matthew Healey/UPI
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Gold medalist Kira Walkenhorst of Germany returns a ball in Germany's Beach Volleyball Women's Gold medal match against Agatha Bednarczuk Rippel and Barbara Seixas de Freitas of Brazil at the Beach Volleyball Arena at the 2016 Rio Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on August 17, 2016. Photo by Matthew Healey/UPI
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Laura Ludwig of Germany celebrates with fans after winning the gold medal in their Beach Volleyball Women's Gold medal match against Agatha Bednarczuk Rippel and Barbara Seixas de Freitas of Brazil at the Beach Volleyball Arena at the 2016 Rio Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on August 17, 2016. Photo by Matthew Healey/UPI
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Laura Ludwig and Kira Walkenhorst of Germany celebrate with fans after winning the gold medal in their Beach Volleyball Women's Gold medal match against Agatha Bednarczuk Rippel and Barbara Seixas de Freitas of Brazil at the Beach Volleyball Arena at the 2016 Rio Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on August 17, 2016. Photo by Matthew Healey/UPI
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