A new deal means Great Britain's women's indoor volleyball team will return to the UK until the 2012 Olympics. Last year, their centralised programme was under threat after the sport lost its public funding - forcing players to find club contracts on the continent.
Zara Dampney and Shauna Mullin will represent Great Britain in beach volleyball at London The London Games will be the first time Team GB has been represented in the event since the 1996 Games in Atlanta.
Parkstone Grammar School is an academy based in Poole on the south coast of England – it gained its academy status in 2011 and is a designated language specialist school. It's not bad at volleyball either, with both beach volleyball's Zara Dampney and indoor volleyball player Lucy Wicks among its alumni