There have been many successful development stories around the world where the sport of Sitting Volleyball has grown significantly in a short period of time.  One of these was in the United Kingdom prior to the London 2012 Games, where the founder of VolleySLIDE, Matt Rogers, worked on all aspects of the sport from community clubs through to the performance programmes.

Below is a short case study of what took place around the GBR teams, looking at their original plan, the key strategic decisions made, the important pieces of the puzzle and some general top tips.