Tag Archives: Playing Abroad

17/18 Dec: Wins Wins and more Wins

 The GBW put in one last shift before their well earned christmas break and what a successful weekend it was, with wins galore for GB.   Belgium:  Gea Happel Amigos win 3-2 v Hassrode Leuven Palmer’s last league match before the … Continue reading

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Weekend Preview December 16th-18th

Superliga, Spain Tomorrow, Beatties Las Palmas travel across the water to Tenerife to play Cuestra Piedra Santa Cruz, who currently sit at the bottom of the league.  Beattie commented…..“We played them pre-season and won, but we can’t go into the … Continue reading

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Winter Sun Is No Holiday For Beattie - Captain’s Corner 3

Can You Feel It Coming? Captain Beattie may be playing her Volleyball in the sunny Island of Gran Canaria this year but she confirms that she is there for one reason and one reason only…becoming the best player she can … Continue reading

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Carter Blog: Mental Toughness…a great read!

With Terville having just got their first win since being promoted to the French Pro A, it’s been a tough couple of months mentally for the team. In the latest of her Sky Sports blogs, GB’s middle blocker Grace Carter … Continue reading

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Weekend Preview December 9th-11th

Superliga, Spain After their first defeat of the season last week, CV Las Palmas are looking to get back on track with a win against Haro Rioja this saturday. Haro are a very decent team so will be a tough … Continue reading

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Weekend Preview December 2nd-4th

Spanish Superliga It’s a Battle of the Brits encounter in Spain this weekend seeing Beattie’s Las Palmas take on Janine Sandell and Reigning League Champions, Menorca. With both teams unbeaten it will no doubt be a closely fought battle. We caught … 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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