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TEAM: The Australian Olympic Team’s Chef de Mission, Nick Green, has chosen our flagbearer for Friday’s Opening Ceremony, and describes the choice as “a great decision for the country”.
BEACH VOLLEYBALL: The Australian beach volleyball pairing of Natalie Cook and Tamsin Hinchley are already Olympic veterans and the pair are looking to make this campaign one to remember.
BEACH VOLLEYBALL: Natalie Cook holds the very rare distinction of being the only athlete to take part in every single Olympic beach volleyball competition.
BEACH VOLL: Australian Olympic beach volleyballers Natalie Cook and Tamsin Hinchley are through to the quarter finals of the $600,000 A1 Grand Slam in Klagenfurt, Austria in an ideal hit out for London 2012.
With the hard fought victory by the Australian women’s team at the Continental Cup in China on Sunday Natalie Cook is now eligible for selection to a record fifth Australian Olympic Team.
Australia’s beach volleyballers have advanced to the finals of both the men’s and women’s Continental Cup Finals at Min River Park in Fuzhou – a win in the finals securing Australia a place at the London Olympic Games.
There were celebrations in Rome overnight with Australia’s top ranked women’s beach volleyball duo Becchara Palmer and Louise Bawden securing their place for this year’s London Olympics.
With London 2012 very much in their sights, Australia’s premier beach volleyballers Becchara Palmer and Louise Bawden and Natalie Cook and Tasmsin Hinchley have continued their march through to the top 16 at the prestigious Beijing Grand Slam on the Swatch World Tour 2012.
The Australian Beach Volleyball Championships culminated in an afternoon of competition equally as dazzling as the Manly sunshine. In two finals matches that were sent to deciders, the crowd was left in no doubt that this is 2012, and this is an Olympic year.