Category Archives: Competition

VIDEO: Make some noise for GB Volleyball!!!

See the official Team GB video from the GB Volleyball London 2012 selection announcement… a momentous day for the athletes, coaches, staff and British indoor volleyball! Hear all the reaction and expectations of London 2012!

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GBW take on Korea in Olympic Warm Up Matches…

Its the business end of the GB Women’s Olympic journey and in preparation for the Olympic Games in 18 days time they will face Olympic qualifiers and World No. 13… Korea! Next week will see the GB Women pack their … Continue reading

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Clinical 3-0 victory sends GB heading towards the Finish line!

14th June 2012 Finland 0 – 3 Great Britain (23-25, 21-25, 23-25) GB played their fourth game of the tour in Orivesi and made it four wins from four with an emphatic 3-0 victory against Finland. The starting line up … Continue reading

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GB raise their game to win the series 3-0

12th June 2012 Finland 1 – 3 Great Britain (19-25, 25-23, 14-25, 16 - 25) GB prepared for their third game of the 5 match series, with an excellent training session on the morning working on offence and speed in … Continue reading

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Carter dominates in fighting five set “Finnish”

10th June 2012  Finland 2 – 3 Great Britain (21-25, 25-22, 25-14, 22-25, 11-15)   GB played their second match in 3 days in Salu in front of approximately 500 fans and approached the game determined to record another victory.

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GB start Finland series with a 5 set win!

8th June 2012 Finland 2 – 3 Great Britain (25-21, 19-25, 25-18, 20-25, 8-15)   The GB Women began their 10-day series against the Finnish National Team in Turku, approximately 40 minutes from Helsinki. The trip has been planned to … Continue reading

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GB Women up for ‘bigger’ challenge

Last week the GB Women were up against some tall, hard hitting, big blocking men in an attempt to provide a tough challenge ahead of their tour of Finland and ultimately the Olympic Games in July. In a 3 match … Continue reading

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Olympic Line-Up Confirmed - “experience has prepared us for this challenge”

With the final Olympic Qualifying Tournament finishing in Japan today, the 12 nations who will compete in the London 2012 Olympic Games are confirmed. The teams, their current world ranking and their route into the Games are outlined in the … Continue reading

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