The GB Men’s Sitting Volleyball team head to Latvia this weekend to take part in the Riga Cup. The event gives the team a chance to compete against other European teams in what will be new Head Coach, Branislav Kovac’s, first competition in charge.

The team will face 2 Latvian teams as well as Lithuania, Estonia and a Moscow team likely to feature both senior and junior Russian national team players.

It’s an intense schedule for the squad who will play 5 matches in just 2 days. The fixtures are:

Saturday

07:00 GMT – GB v Lithuania

09:00 GMT – GB v Estonia

14:00 GMT – GB v Latvia 2

Sunday

09:00 BST – GB v Moscow

11:00 BST – GB v Latvia 1

The squad for the competition contains 2 previously uncapped players, Danny Jarvis and Johnny Parker who were both identified through a Talent ID initiative only last summer. The squad selected for the event is:

 
The staff attending the event are:

Results from the matches will appear on the Great Britain Facebook page and twitteraccount.

The squad are supported by Dream It, Believe It, Achieve It, a charity partnership that was announced last year. 

GB Men head to Riga

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