Louise Bawden and partner Becchara Palmer have won the silver medal at the Polish World tour event losing the final to Larissa-Juliana 2-0 (21-14, 21-16).
This is a landmark result for the Australian beach program, marking the arrival of a new group of Australian athletes on the World Tour.
Currently Australia has 4 teams travelling on the tour. Palmer-Bawden and Rohkamper-Jensen in the women’s draw, and two qualifying teams in the men’s: Boehm-McHugh and Campbell-Carey.
Devo has some good pics: http://devovolleyball.com/2009/08/09/aussies-win-silver/