Monthly Archives: May 2018
Volleyball in the USSR began to develop after the Great October Socialist Revolution. His enthusiasts and propagandists were students of art universities and art workers. In 1925, at the initiative of the games section, an asset was convened in Moscow, at which the first rules of the game in our country were adopted. In the same year, the first official volleyball competitions took place. Since 1927, the annual championship of Moscow has been held. In subsequent years, volleyball is gaining widespread development. It enjoys wide popularity not only in Moscow, but also in Ukraine, Belarus, the Far East, and the North Caucasus.
In 1932, the All-Union Volleyball Section was created, in 1948 it joined the FIVB, and in 1959 it was transformed into the USSR Volleyball Federation. Continue reading
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