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FIVB BEACH VOLLEYBALL WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS
MAZURY 2013 MEDIA GUIDE
BAWDEN & CLANCY
Together since: 2013 (13)
Louise Bawden and Taliqua Clancy are a new pairing for 2013.
The 20-year-old Clancy shot to prominence at the 2010 FIVB U19
World Championships in Porto, where she and Eliza Hynes won
bronze. She followed up that result at the 2012 FIVB U21 World
Championships with another bronze medal, this time alongside
Mariafe Artacho. Bawden was previously a member of the Australian
women’s volleyball team and competed in the Sydney 2000 Olympic
Games before switching to the beach. She then competed in her
second Olympic Games when she and Becchara Palmer qualified for
the London 2012 Olympic Games, where they finished 19
th
.
Since
teaming up at the start of 2013, Bawden and Clancy cleaned up in
the Australian National Beach Tour, finished fourth at the World Cup
Final and have competed – with encouraging results – in every FIVB
tournament this year.
MOST RECENT TEAM RESULTS
Year Tournament
Country Category Rk Prize money
2013
Rome
ITA
GS
9
5,500
2013
The Hague
NED GS
17
3,700
2013
Campinas
BRA WCUPF
4
12,500
2013
Corrientes
ARG GS
9
5,500
2013
Shanghai
CHN GS
25
2,750
2013
Fuzhou
CHN OPEN 25
800
2013
Songkhla
THA CT
1
0
2013
Khanom
THA CT
1
0
2013
Glenelg
AUS
NT
1
0
2013
St Kilda
AUS
NT
1
0
2013
Scarborough
AUS
NT
1
0
2013
Surfers Paradise
AUS
NT
1
0
2013
Cronulla
AUS
NT
1
0
AUS