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Team Great Britain Olympic Volleyball

Great Britain's indoor volleyball teams will be allowed to take up host-nation places at the 2012 Olympics, the British Olympic Association has announced. Nick Hope reports.

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from BBC Sport

GB women's indoor volleyball team return to Sheffield

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.

Members of the Great Britain Beach Volleyball team train in Parliament Square, London, to launch TfL’s Temporary Road Changes planning tool, allowing motorists to check road closures during the Olympics

Following the withdrawal of public funding for Great Britain's men's beach and women's indoor volleyball teams, there is now the very real threat that they could lose their guaranteed place in the London Olympics. Nick Hope reports

from Telegraph.co.uk

Pictures of the day: 24 May 2012

Members of the Great Britain Beach Volleyball team (left to right) Denise Johns, Lucy Bolton, Shauna Mullin and Zara Dampney wave at motorists in Parliament Square to launch Transport for London's Temporary Road Changes planning tool Picture: Dominic Lipinski/PA

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Algeria desperately try to keep the ball alive during their volleyball match with Team GB

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from The Huffington Post

PHOTOS: 2012 London Olympics Photos Of The Day

Annie Martin from Canada dives for a ball during the Beach Volleyball match against Great Britain at the 2012 Summer Olympics, Sunday, July 29, 2012, in London.

from BBC Sport

Great Britain women hail 'huge leap forward' at 2012 test event

Great Britain's women's team say they took a "huge leap forward" by facing leading nations at last week's Olympic test event at Earls Court.

Zara celebrating with her teammate Shauna Mullin, after defeating Canada in their Beach volleyball match!