Returning for a record 17th consecutive year on the FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour calendar, Switzerland will host the double-gender FIVB Lucerne 4-Star Open, one of two events in the country on the 2017 FIVB World Tour calendar, from May 23-28. The other event in Switzerland will be the Swatch FIVB Gstaad Major series event scheduled for July 4-9.