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GC2018 Beach Volleyball

Lynne Beattie & Mel Coutts and Seain Cook & Robin Miedzybrodzki are ready to shine for Scotland. The Scottish pairs take to the sand at the Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast. You will be able to find regular updates on this page.

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GC2018 Beach Volleyball
Date Gender Pool Team  Team Result
6th Apr M B Scotland v Sri Lanka 2-1 (21-15, 18-21, 16-14)
W A Scotland v Grenada 2-0 (21-8, 21-11)
7th Apr W A Scotland v Cyprus 0-2 (8-21, 16-21)
M B Scotland v Sierra Leone 2-1 (19-21, 21-18, 15-12)
8th Apr W A Scotland v Australia 0-2 (9-21, 9-21)
9th Apr M B Canada v Scotland 2-0 (21-12, 21-17)
10th Apr M QF Scotland  England 0-2 (14-21, 17-21)
W QF Scotland  Canada 0-2 (9-21, 9-21)

News Bulletins

Gold Coast 2018 

Flash Quotes

“Canada are the number one team in the world. We knew how tough it would be,” (Mel Coutts).

“We had a tough draw but we were delighted to have made the quarter-final.” (Lynne Beattie)

“It’s been an amazing journey with Seain and I can’t thank him enough for everything he’s put in to it and all the coaches and supporters back home.” (Robin Miedzybrodski)

“We made far too many errors. We made it really easy for them, so we’re really disappointed.” (Lynne Beattie)

“We fought and fought and fought. I’m really proud of that victory. Those are the ones that count.” (Robin Miedzybrodski)

"Not the result we wanted, but the attitude, we got right. Playing v Aus @ their home games, is an experience I think we will both cherish for a while! We have not shown our best yet so we hope to have that opportunity in a 1/4Final showdown; keep you posted!" (Beattie/Coutts)

“We made far too many errors. We made it really easy for them, so we’re really disappointed.” (Lynne Beattie)

“We fought and fought and fought. I’m really proud of that victory. Those are the ones that count.” (Robin Miedzybrodski)

Delighted with the result Cook said: “I’m very happy to win. It was a tough slog. After the first set we thought we would be cruising, but they came back and the third set was an absolute fight.” (Seain Cook)

"We stuck to our game plan. We wanted to put them under pressure with our serve and we also wanted to enjoy the moment." (Lynne Beattie)

 

Meet The Athletes
Lynne Beattie

Name: Lynne Beattie

D.O.B: 23/12/1985

Place of Birth: Glasgow

Coach: Martyn Johnstone

Club: Edinburgh Beach Volleyball Club

 

Mel Coutts

Name: Mel Coutts

D.O.B: 13/11/1970

Place of Birth: Cambridge

Coach: Martyn Johnstone

Club: Edinburgh Beach Volleyball Club

Seain Cook

Name: Seain Cook

D.O.B: 19/11/1991

Place of Birth: Dundee

Coach: Barry McGuigan / Graham Riddle

Club: Seesing Personeel Orion

 Robin Miedzybrodzki

Name: Robin Miedzybrodzki

D.O.B: 27/01/1985

Place of Birth: Edinburgh

Coach: Barry McGuigan / Graham Riddle