To give those of us still stuck on our commute a taste of the sport, rum brand Captain Morgan has enlisted a troupe of players-cum-dancers to teach the basics to capital commuters.
"On a dreamy sunny morning in London, Captain Morgan brought his team of legendary beach volleyball players to the masses," the company explained.
"The team travelled around the capital's landmark locations, raising a few smiles along the way."
Among the troupe was 2003's Miss World Rosanna Davison, the daughter of singer Chris de Burgh.
"It's fun and empowering being able to play a sport in a bikini and of course it's really handy to keep a girl in shape," Davison told The Sun.
"From the reaction in London, I think lads think it's a really sexy sport especially when the sun is shining!"
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