Australia and Olympic Volleyball. Making its debut appearance as a demonstration sport way back at the 1924 Games in Paris, volleyball has come a long way in the Olympics and is now one of the most popular sports at the Games. Olympic Volleyball comprises of two variations; indoor and beach. Australia's indoor volleyball men competed at Sydney 2000, where they went down 1-3 to Italy in the quarterfinals.
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Volleyball Australia prepares for Tokyo Olympic cycle. The establishment of a new volleyball “Centre of Excellence” and the appointment of several high-level key personnel will form the cornerstone to Volleyball Australia’s Tokyo Olympic cycle. Volleyball Australia has set a goal of qualifying both the men’s and women’s indoor teams, plus a men’s beach team, for Tokyo, and building on the quarter-final appearance of Australia’s top women’s beach team in Rio.
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Not just that but she would also become the first indigenous Australian volleyball player to represent Australia at the Olympics when she partnered with Louise Bawden for Rio 2016. Unfortunately, while the duo entered the Round of 16 undefeated, a star-studded pairing of Kerri Walsh Jennings and April Ross of the United States ended their Olympic run.
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At the 2000 Sydney Olympics, the host Australian team won the gold medal in the women's beach volleyball competition, and the Russian Federation took home its first volleyball medals as an independent country with silver in both indoor competitions.
4 of 4 Taliqua Clancy, of Australia, serves during a women's beach volleyball Gold Medal match against the United States at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Friday, Aug. 6, 2021, in Tokyo, Japan. Petros...