Lynne Beattie is the captain of the women’s team and first played volleyball when she was at Mearns Castle High School.
She was named as the BOA Athlete of the Year for volleyball in 2009 and made her debut for Britain two years previously.
Beattie lists Manchester United FC manager and fellow Scot Sir Alex Ferguson as her hero.
For Team GB it was not the winning but the taking part
GB women's volleyball exit to cheers
Battling GB beaten by Japan