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Superior Sands owner Kevin Holm, right, and fellow sand volleyball enthusiast Garrett Wessberg take a break from work at the new business, located at the Mariner Mall, Friday. Wessberg, a UWS student, has been volunteering for the past month and a half, waiting for the three-court facility to open. “I just love the sport,” he said. (Maria Lockwood)

Bit of beach at the mall

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There’s no need to wait until spring to dip your toes into the sand. A new business opening at the Mariner Mall offers fun, fitness and superior sands. The 11,000-square-foot space houses three sand volleyball courts. Future plans call for a bar and grill as well.


“There just aren’t that many venues for volleyball in the winter,” said Superior Sands owner Kevin Holm. And none in the area offer sand volleyball, a lower impact version of the sport.

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