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 we are not talking about uncles and cousins, and this also happens, by the way. The specifics and requirements of the game bring together. There are families who have more than one Olympic gold and medals from world championships on a common shelf for cups and medals – couples or family dynasties from other sports can hardly boast of this. Their phenomenon is that they are not talented alone. Someone from the cradle is training hand in hand, someone has found a soul mate in the gym. Today we will talk about the most famous volleyball families and even entire dynasties. Continue reading
Volleyball is a popular sport. Spread due to the dynamic gameplay and affordable material and technical base. Many interesting facts about volleyball will expand knowledge of the game and take a fresh look at it.
Initially, the usual volleyball was called the Minton. He appeared 122 years ago and won the love of over a billion fans. The founder of the game is considered a gymnastics teacher from a college located in the American town of Holyoke, William Morgan.
Volleyball was originally called Minton. Volleyball was originally called Minton.
In 1895, he came up with the idea of throwing the ball through a tennis net hung almost at a height of two meters. Continue reading
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