Brazil struggled throughout the Prelims against USA (1-3), Korea (0-3), Turkey (3-2), China (3-2) & Serbia (3-0). In the end, Brazil won GOLD!
Category: "2012 London Olympics"
Heartbreaking! Disappointing News! Britain’s indoor and men’s beach volleyball programs are NOT getting any funding for the next 4 years up to the 2016 Olympics.
After a superb performance during the gold medal match at the 2012 London Olympics, we can’t call her a TOCO anymore. Enjoy this VIDEO which shows Jaque’s performance!
We give credit to Igor Yudin, Nathan Roberts & Team Australia for playing a great tournament at the 2012 Olympics. We hope to see more of them in the years to come!
Fallen Brazlian star, Mari Steibrecher, finally dishes about the REAL score on why she was cut from the 2012 Olympic Team & clears the nasty rumors about her and Sheilla.
UPDATED! Never ever bite the hand that feeds you but Piccinini decided to & now she has started a PUBLIC FEUD against Coach Barbolini & teammates.
A Must See List! Find out what your FAVORITE players wore at the Games. Below is the official shoe counts from the Men’s competition at the 2012 Olympics.
Last Sept. 14th, American athletes who competed at the 2012 Olympics & Paralympics had a memorable visit at the White House to meet The Obamas. Watch the video & some PICS of David Lee & Team!
Take note, the value of each medal are based on the “Raw value of metals” used to make these Olympic bling-blings. One medal is worth less than “$5″. That’s it?
We’re a little late but here you go. Three time Olympian and 2008 Olympic champion Reid Priddy posted a “Thank You” note on his Facebook page last August 9th.
As soon as Maxim Mikhaylov, Yuri Berezhko and Russia aka 2012 Olympic Champions returned home, they were welcomed by fans, press, loved ones & President Putin
We’re so proud of these girls! Kim Yeon Koung & Team Korea achieved more than the volleyball world’s expectations! We had doubts but they proved us wrong! Enjoy the PICS!
“On Monday our firefighters, the “bombeiros”, will be there to wait for us. It will be great. Once more.” -Sheilla Castro on how she and her teammates will celebrate their second OLYMPIC GOLD medal. Check out the pics!
With the 2009- 2012 Olympic cycle coming to an end in London, a new quadrennial is bound to start and so another set of players have announced their retirement. We hate this part…
We’d have to wait & see on when these changes will push through but for now we’re happy to share news from the FIVB. Can’t wait for the new Olympic cycle to start!