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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VOLLEYBALL AS A METHOD FOR FORMING A HEALTHY LIFESTYLE
Of course, for each of us, the basis of a good mood and well-being is a healthy lifestyle! The most important and main goal of creating a healthy and safe…

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In Japan, tested a volleyball robot

Specialists from Tsukuba University built and tested a robotic training complex for volleyball players
The device consists of three pairs of robotic manipulators that move from side to side under the grid. The device performs the functions of blocking players, writes New Scientist.
The system is equipped with three players who can move at speeds up to 3.7 meters per second. The system has already been tested in training by members of the Japanese women’s team. Six players trained with the robot for eight days, while some noted that such a training is different in sensations from a real game.

Interestingly, the device can imitate the playing styles of future rivals. Continue reading

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

Volleyball shoulder injury

Hello. This article about shoulder injuries in volleyball, it consists of two parts: from my personal experience, where I tell you what to do to at least reduce shoulder pain during an attack and to get rid of it completely. The second part is theoretical, which describes the principles of the shoulder cuff and how it is injured.

How I treated my sore shoulder
And so, how to treat a sore shoulder? First of all, you need to determine the cause of the pain. It is necessary to go to the doctor, do an ultrasound or MRI. Further action is necessary to rest the arm for a recovery period. If you do not remove the traumatic factor, recovery will go much more slowly. Continue reading

How to increase your training load
Increasing the load The principle of continuity in sports training is directly related to the principle of a gradual increase in training loads. At the same time, the increase in…

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Volleyball as a sport and a means of physical education (part 2)
The complex nature of competitive gaming, for example, in volleyball, creates constantly changing conditions, makes it necessary to assess the situation and choose actions, as a rule, in conditions of…

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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 METHOD FOR FORMING A HEALTHY LIFESTYLE
Of course, for each of us, the basis of a good mood and well-being is a healthy lifestyle! The most important and main goal of creating a healthy and safe…

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