Sportsnet to carry live coverage of beach volleyball Olympic trials

 TORONTO (July 6, 2012) – Sportsnet will carry live coverage of the Canadian beach volleyball Olympic trials on Saturday July 7 beginnign at 1 p.m. (EDT)., from Ashbridges Bay in Toronto.

At 1 p.m. the women’s showdown for the one Olympic spot pits Liz Maloney and Heather Bansley of Toronto against Annie Martin of Sherbrooke, Que., and Marie-Andrée Lessard of Ville LaSalle, Que.

Then at 3 p.m., Ben Saxton of Calgary and Christian Redmann of Toronto battle Josh Binstock of Toronto and Martin Reader of Comox, B.C

The winning pair in both men’s and women’s matches earn the berth for the 2012 Olympic team.

Please go to www.volleyball.ca to access the webcast under the “2012 London Calling” logo on the main page.