Commonwealth Games Selection Begins

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Commonwealth Games Selection Begins

September 06, 2017, 09:45 AM AEST









Volleyball Australia is about to embark on the process to select the Menís and Womenís Beach Volleyball Teams to compete in the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games in April of next year.

Beach Volleyball is featuring in the Commonwealth Games for the first time, with menís and womenís teams from 12 Commonwealth nations.   Australia as host automatically qualifies one team per gender.

The selection of the Australian teams is expected to be hotly contested, and will be conducted throughout the coming Australian Beach Volleyball season, with international results also playing a significant part of the selection process.   Three of the events in the Australian Beach Volleyball Tour are compulsory for teams seeking selection:  the NSW Open at Manly on 18-19 November (part of Volleyfest), the South Australian Open at Glenelg on 13-14 January, and the Western Australian Open at Scarborough on 16-18 February.   The selected teams will be nominated to Commonwealth Games Australia on 20 February.

Expressions of Interest form is below. Interested players should submit this form by 30 September 2017.

Expression of Interest 

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