Beach volleyballers and Rio Olympians Taliqua Clancy and Mariafe Artacho del Solar are targeting the world top spot after capping off a stellar World Tour season, adding two awards to their four FIVB World Tour gold medals.
88 of the nation’s brightest young sporting prospects will represent Australia at the Buenos Aires 2018 Youth Olympic Games (YOG), the world's largest multi-sport competition for young athletes.
As we edge closer to announcing our full Buenos Aires 2018 Youth Olympic Games Team (YOG), the quartet of Mark Nicolaidis, James Takken, Lauren Taylor and Tiaan Smith have today been announced as Australia’s beach volleyball squad, leaving only golf and tennis to be selected for YOG.
Aussie beach volleyball super-duo Taliqua Clancy and Mariafe Artacho del Solar have created history, winning bronze at the FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour Final, making this their sixth podium appearance of the season.
Top-seeded Phoebe Bell and Jessyka Ngauamo lived up to their status and won title at the Daegu one-star stop on the FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour.
In the spirit of NAIDOC Week 2018 and its theme “Because of her, we can,” the AOC celebrates the outstanding achievements of our Indigenous female Olympians and the women who inspire them.
Australia’s dynamic duo of Taliqua Clancy and Mariafe Artacho del Solar have won their fourth gold medal on the FIVB World Tour of Beach Volleyball in Portugal at the Espinho Open over the weekend.
Australia’s beach volleyball golden girls, Taliqua Clancy and Mariafe Artacho del Solar, have won the women’s FIVB World Tour event at Volleyfest Manly this afternoon, all but sealing their selection for the Commonwealth Games.
In a few short weeks, Australian beach volleyballers Taliqua Clancy and Mariafe Artacho del Solar have gone from not playing together as seniors to a wonder duo.