Ukraine sensationally reached the quarter finals of the European Volleyball Championship
The men's team of Ukraine defeated the Belgian team and, thus, reached the quarter finals of the European Volleyball Championship. The game was held in Antwerp. The national team of…

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HOW TO CHOOSE A VOLLEYBALL NET
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…

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HOW TO CHOOSE CLOTHES FOR VOLLEYBALL
Many beginner volleyball players are mistaken in thinking that the old T-shirt, sweatpants and sneakers "for all occasions" are quite suitable for classes. Neglecting the right choice of equipment for…

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Osgood-Schlatter disease

In young athletes with their underdeveloped bone system, the bones are more supple, the cartilage is softer, and the ligaments, on the contrary, are more powerful. Therefore, if some burden in an adult athlete leads to a rupture of the tendon or ligament, then in a junior a similar burden can cause a fracture of the apophysis or pineal gland. If the treatment is not carried out correctly, there will be a violation of bone development – Osgood-Schlatter disease. This disease was first described at the very beginning of the 20th century. It occurs most often in boys aged 11 to 15 years. The reason is the injury (rupture) of the patella ligament in the area where the ligament is attached to the tuberosity of the tibia. Symptoms of the disease are pain and some localized swelling of the soft tissue. Continue reading

HISTORY OF VOLLEYBALL

Volleyball is a team sport in which two teams compete on the court, separated by a net, while striving to direct the ball so that it is on the opponent’s court, or so that the player of the defending team makes a mistake. When organizing an attack, it allows players of one team no more than three touches of the ball in a row. There are various types of volleyball: 1) Beach volleyball 2) Mini-volleyball 3) Pionerball 4) Park volleyball.

HISTORY OF VOLLEYBALL
The history of volleyball began in the USA in 1895. The founder of this game was pastor William Morgan, a college teacher, who proposed to call the game “volleyball”, which is translated from English as “flying ball” (from “volley” – to hit on the fly and “ball” – the ball). Continue reading

Ankle injury
Ankle injury in volleyball is the most common - almost half of the total number of injuries. Most often, such an injury occurs when landing after a jump, and on…

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Japanese researchers have developed a robot trainer for volleyball players
Japanese researchers from the University of Tsukuba and the Japanese Volleyball Association created robots with three pairs of hands for training volleyball players, reports Popular Mechanics “Training bots are three…

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Stay healthy and watch volleyball
Yuri Marichev: “Dear volleyball fans, I wish you health, happiness in the new year. Only good to you. ” Andrei Voronkov: “First of all, health. The second - patience and…

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Volleyball as a means of improving work with students
Volleyball as a means of improving work with students. Health as a category of being is the most important priority in life all over the world (A.V. Vekhov, 2001). If…

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