This episode of SANDCAST: Beach Volleyball with Tri Bourne and Travis Mewhirter features Mark Bucknam, the producer of the upcoming and highly anticipated beach volleyball docuseries, AVP Uncovered. It debuts on Thursday night on the AVP Uncovered YouTube Channel, so be sure to check it out!

On this episode, we chatted about:

  • How AVP Uncovered wound up following Kristen Nuss, Taryn Kloth, Jake Gibb, and Zana Muno
  • How Bucknam convinced his two business partners to follow the AVP around for a month with no promise of a return on their investment
  • How the AVP Uncovered idea was born – and the many changes it underwent prior to the finished product
  • The fascinating lives of beach volleyball players off the court

And a whole lot more.



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