The next World Volleyball Championship for men will be held in Russia, and our athletes are simply obliged to show decent results there. Since the game of volleyball, originally called “mintonette”, was invented in 1895 by William Morgan, just 4 years after the creation of basketball, more than a century has passed. Morgan, a graduate of YMCA Springfield College, developed the game as a combination of basketball, baseball, tennis and handball, and in 1949 the first World Cup was held in Czechoslovakia, by the way, the Soviet Union won gold. You can leave a request for timely purchase of tickets to the European Volleyball Championship without overpayments right now.
The history of the World Volleyball Championships is being written now … Continue reading
Game sports, including volleyball, can be considered as the highest form of sports games included in the world system of sports competitions, primarily at the level of sports of the highest achievements in its main manifestations: professional, non-commercial and professional-commercial.
Volleyball (Eng. Volleyballfrom volley – “volley”, “hit from the summer”, and ball – “ball”) – a sport, a team sports game, during which two teams compete in a special area, divided by a net, trying to direct the ball to the side the opponent so that he lands on the opponent’s court (to finish off the floor), or the player of the defending team made a mistake. Moreover, to organize an attack, players of one team are given no more than three touches of the ball in a row (in addition to touching on the block). Continue reading
Modern volleyball nets are made according to the “no-knot” technology, from synthetic fiber (usually polypropylene) in a special way woven into durable threads. By the way, the thicker the thread – the more quality the mesh is considered. It also depends on the thickness of the threads how long the network will serve you. Typically, the thickness of the filaments forming a volleyball net is from 1.2 to 4.2 mm. According to the FIVB rules, volleyball nets must have a steel or kevelar cable of lower tension of 6-8 cords of lateral fastening.
The nets used for amateur volleyball or training, of course, do not necessarily meet the requirements of the FIVB – in such cases there are 4-cord side mounts, and the lower tension cable has less strength. Continue reading