HOW TO CHOOSE A VOLLEYBALL BALL
A modern volleyball is a spherical frame - a camera with six panels of artificial or genuine leather stretched over it, three sections each. In the course of development of…

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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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Monthly Archives: April 2018

Proper Volleyball Equipment

Volleyball shoes
Volleyball combines some elements of jumping and running, or rather, sprint. Therefore, it is important in it is the ability to strongly push off the floor. The movement of the body at the right speed in the right direction in most cases ensures the correctly coordinated action of the internal muscles and, as a result, the interaction of the foot and the floor. Such physical activity is considered active and “favorable,” because it is controlled by active muscles, but there is also an unfavorable passive load when external forces act on the body during that period of time when its own muscles do not have time to react to the effect. Continue reading

BLOCKING IN VOLLEYBALL

A game technique in which the defending team prevents the ball from moving to its side, blocking its course with any part of the body, usually with hands transferred to the opponent’s side within the rules. That is, when blocking, the hands should not interfere with the enemy before his attack or other game action. Only front-line players are allowed to block. They can do it in one touch or in a few. Touching a block does not count as one of three touches.

LIBERO IN VOLLEYBALL

Players who cannot participate in the serve are in the block and serve, so he is on the back line, changing position with players who are advantageous to keep on the front line, for example, with a central blocker.The Libero can be replaced an unlimited number of times and at the same time not inform the judge. The shape of the libero is different from the shape of other players on the team. Continue reading

RULES OF THE VOLLEYBALL GAME

So, consider the rules of volleyball. The game is played on a rectangular area measuring 18×9 meters. The volleyball court is divided in the middle by the net. The height of the net for men is 2.43 m, for women – 2.24 m. The game is played with a spherical ball with a circle of 65–67 cm, weighing 260–280 g.

Each of the two teams can have up to 14 players, 6 players can be on the field at any given time. The goal of the game is to finish off the ball to the floor with an attacking strike, that is, to the playing surface of the opponent’s court, or make him make a mistake. The game begins by introducing the ball into the game using a serve according to the draw.
After putting the ball into the game with a serve and a successful rally, the service goes to the team that won the point. The area by the number of players is conditionally divided into 6 zones. Continue reading

Volleyball Injuries
The other side of the sport is volleyball injuries Injuries in volleyball are not so common compared to other team games, such as football or hockey. This is primarily due…

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Volleyball as a sport and a means of physical education (part 1)
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…

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Volleyball as a sport and a means of physical education (part 1)
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…

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ARTICLE ABOUT VOLLEYBALL
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…

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