When choosing a partner look for someone with whom you can communicate well. Personality type is also a factor. Next you look for someone that best compliments your strengths. Once you found a potential partner you need to approach them. Patience is very important in partnership.
The main international governing body for beach volleyball is the Fédération Internationale de Volleyball (FIVB) .For North and Central America it is the North, Central America and Caribbean Volleyball Confederation (NORCECA),in South America it is the Confederación Sudamericana de Voleibol (CSV) in Asia it is the Asian Volleyball Confederation (AVC), for Africa it is the Confédération Africaine de Volleyball (CAV), and in Europe it is the European Volleyball Federation (CEV)
In England, Volleyball England beach commission oversee the Volleyball England Beach Tour (VEBT)