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Video Diary 4: Olympic Torch Relay - Audrey’s big day!

Tuesday 3rd July, at Loughborough University, GB Women’s Head Coach and 1996 Olympian, Audrey Cooper carried the Olympic flame and it was the perfect opportunity for her ‘moment to shine’, supported by the team, friends, family, Volleyball England staff and … Continue reading

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Olympic Torch: Tues 3rd July - Coach Cooper to carry the flame

On Tuesday 3rd July, GB Women’s Head Coach Audrey Cooper will be carrying the London 2012 Olympic Torch in Loughborough. Apparently she has practiced around her living room and is looking forward to the day! The GB Women’s players will … Continue reading

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Olympic Twelve announced

This morning the British Olympic Association welcomed 12 more athletes into ‘Team GB’ as those players selected to represent Great Britain in the Olympic Women’s Volleyball competition were announced. The squad selected to represent Great Britain at the London 2012 Olympic … 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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GBW take on PERU in Olympic Warm Up matches…

The GB Women have been re-united and are ready to take on the worlds best, starting next week against world number 17 PERU… The Great Britain Women played against Peru in a series of 4 competitive matches during their tour … Continue reading

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Olympian Audrey Cooper ‘honoured’ to carry Olympic Flame

GB Women’s Head Coach and Olympian Audrey Cooper has been chosen as one of the torchbearers of the London 2012 Olympic Torch as part of its journey across the world on it’s way to lighting the Olympic Flame at the … Continue reading

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Getting Girls Active - Coach Cooper inspires children in Leicester

Leicester City School Sport Partnership hosted its seventh annual Women in Sport and Physical Activity (WISPA) conference Braunstone Leisure Centre this week. GB Women’s Head Coach Audrey Cooper was invited to inspire young females to take part in volleyball and sport … Continue reading

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