Monthly Archives: December 2010

Volleyball England National Academy launched

On Wednesday 15th December the Volleyball England National Academy was launched. Based at Loughborough College, the Academy has been operational since September with 12 athletes enrolled in its first year. GB Women’s Head Coach & Volleyball England’s CDC Network Manager, … Continue reading

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CEV success - Bertelli & Sandell through to last 16

Both GB players in action in the CEV Cup last night progressed through to the last 16. Maria Bertelli’s VBC Koniz backed up their 3-0 win in Albania last week with another strong performance against Tirana Durres. Koniz gave a … Continue reading

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CEV Cup Action - Watch Live Wednesday 15th Dec

Two GB players will be in action this week looking to book a place in the last 16 of the CEV cup. Watch Janine’s Valeriano Menorca take on Finish team SP Viesta Salo on Wednesday night at 17.30 (UK time). … Continue reading

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GBW Results 11th/12th December 2010 - Pre Xmas blues?!?!

GBW Results 11th/12th December 2010 A disappointing weekend in terms of results with only 2 wins for the GB girls…Janine Sandell had a very comfortable win in Spain against bottom of the league whilst Osborne & Brewer won away to … Continue reading

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08.12.10 - BBC Radio interviews Rachel Bragg

On Wednesday 8th December Rachel Bragg was interviewed by BBC Radio West Midlands presenter Joanne Malin. Rach had to introduce the sport to the audience and talk about her current club (Toulon Six Fours La Seyne), the GB programme and … Continue reading

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GB Volleyball given green light to GO GO GO to London 2012

The GB Indoor teams have been given confirmation that they will be participating in the London 2012 Olympic Games. This is a momentous day for the whole of British Volleyball and we hope is a big step to putting Volleyball … Continue reading

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Daily Mail - British Volleyball given green light

See coverage of GB Women in Daily Mail today (8th Dec 2010):

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Inside the Games - Hunt denies volleyball move intended to put pressure on UK Sport

Check out the report from Inside the Games, talking about whether the support showed by BOA in confirming our place in L2012 puts pressure on UKS to ensure we can prepare as best as possible. Click the logo left to … Continue reading

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