Newspaper article The Chronicle (Toowoomba, Australia)

Titans Talent Qualifies for London Olympics

Newspaper article The Chronicle (Toowoomba, Australia)

Titans Talent Qualifies for London Olympics

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Byline: Ben Drewe ben.drewe@thechronicle.com.au

PROUD father Len Passier is looking forward to the next four days.

They will be the first chances in nearly a year for Passier to spend time with his son Travis.

That time will prove even scarcer over the coming six weeks after Travis Passier helped the Australian men's volleyball team qualify for the Olympic Games on Sunday.

Passier's Australian team beat China in the final of the FIVB Men's Olympic Qualification Tournament in Tokyo.

The former Toowoomba Titan is now off to the London Olympics next month in what will be a big moment for the 205cm tall 23-year-old.

aIt's a big thing for him. It's been a goal of his to make the Olympics,a Len Passier said.

aIt's been a big journey for him to get there and he's worked hard.a

Travis will arrive back at the Torrington family home tonight for a couple of days before the Passiers head off for another two days together. …

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