This aerial shot of the Australian sitting volleyball team in action against Libya at the 2000 Sydney Paralympics shows the concentration of players and officials in a small space, yet sitting volleyball produces as much excitement as its standing version and attracted large crowds to every session in Sydney. The Australian team won just the one match – its first ever in international competition – and finished 11th of the 12 teams in Sydney.
Date: October 2000
Author: Image by Sport The Library. All rights held by Paralympics Australia.