RULES OF THE VOLLEYBALL GAME
So, consider the rules of volleyball. The game is played on a rectangular area measuring 18x9 meters. The volleyball court is divided in the middle by the net. The height…

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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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HOW TO TAPE FINGERS
Volleyball players injure their fingers very often. Most often this happens when the block is executed, when the ball hits the set finger. This can happen even with professionals. Novice…

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Why do we love volleyball? (part 2)

What’s next? And then the pitching reception becomes so good, and the point guard’s skill grows to such a level that you can already organize variety in attacks: attack not from the fourth and second zones, but connect the central one in the third number, the diagonal player from one, the pipe from the five-six. And the point guard himself becomes very dangerous – if left without a block, he can perform the “discount” with his left hand as much as he did not even dream to beat a couple of years ago. The skill of blockers is growing, but new combinations are used to confuse them …

At the same time, the understanding of the processes on the court is growing more and more – everyone not only sees their neighbors, but also automatically tracks the opponent’s movements (you need to feel where the opponent has a “hole” on the court to throw the ball there in an emergency). Continue reading

Why do we love volleyball? (part 1)

I’m not going to argue about all people in order to avoid analysis of uninteresting cases, but about many we can say with confidence – it is human nature to strive to obtain a result. You can call it a genetic craving for creativity, you can call it a special talent of human individuals, that’s not the point. It is important that this is a component of the life of so many people: we enjoy achieving something that automatically spurs us – we want to achieve something even more cool, to become even better, and so on.

And volleyball is almost an ideal system for growth and getting from this buzz. Today we are finishing the last note from the Ode to Volleyball series. Previously, the teamwork of volleyball and its health benefits were already considered, security issues and a very significant component of the game, psychology in volleyball, were examined in detail. Continue reading

Volleyball is a family affair
Probably, in any sport there is no such nepotism as in volleyball. Husbands and wives, brothers and sisters, brothers and ... brothers! Fathers and sons, mothers and daughters ... This…

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Why do we love volleyball? (part 2)
What's next? And then the pitching reception becomes so good, and the point guard's skill grows to such a level that you can already organize variety in attacks: attack not…

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Volleyball forward
In modern volleyball, an attack hit becomes one of the decisive elements of the game for most teams. The most spectacular moment of any volleyball match is the attack. It…

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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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