Monthly Archives: November 2011

Nov 26/27: Double headers & eventful 5 setters in a big weekend

While some of our girls enjoyed a free weekend, the rest of the GBW were in action all over Europe, many of them up against it this weekend against some of the top teams in their league, lets see how … Continue reading

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VIDEO: GB Libero Maria Bertelli’s kick defence

We know GB Libero Maria Bertelli used to play football, well she is bringing her skills onto the volleyball court! Watch her in ‘kick’ action for her pro team Volley Koniz against Swiss Champions Volero. 4th point into the match … Continue reading

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Weekend Preview November 25th-27th

DEF & Pro A, France Carter’s Terville have a tough game in the French Pro A. They play away on Saturday to RC Cannes who sit top of the league after losing only 1 match so far. Quimper have a … Continue reading

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Nov 19/20: MVP of the Week for Beattie in Spanish debut

While Spain may have been dominating the recent news of the Eurozone debt crisis, it was Beattie and Sandell who were headlining for GB in the Spanish volleyball league this weekend, with formidable power on the court. While Sandell’s scores … Continue reading

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Weekend Preview 18th-20th November

Spain Superliga The Spainish Superliga gets underway this weekend with Janine Sandell and captain Beattie in action. Beatties team, CV Playa de las Canteras play CV Aguere. Beattie comments “we beat them in pre-season but they have a couple of … Continue reading

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12/13 Nov: Unlucky for some but Senior Reid ends on a high

It was the 13th this weekend and it was ‘unlucky for some’ of the GB players with some hard defeats for our teams across Europe. It was a big night for Lizzie Reid and her Georgia Bulldogs in the USA … Continue reading

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Captains Corner: Beattie Blog 1 - An intro

Hopefully now, you should all know a little bit more about the GBW Team and our background, so here is an insight into my thoughts on the honour of being Team Captain and exactly what i think it will take for us, the … Continue reading

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Captains Corner: Blog 2 - Obstacles..our response: 2012 Club

Help keep the GB Women’s Dream Alive  Become A Member of the     With only 259 days to go before the Opening Ceremony of the Olympic Games at London 2012, we catch up with Team Captain, Lynne Beattie, to hear … Continue reading

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