The 6 Volleyball Skills All Players Must Perfect

Volleyball is a sport of a few skills. It doesn’t have complicated plays like American football or require the brute strength of rugby. Nor does it demand elite endurance like soccer or the hand eye coordination of cricket. But it does require that you perfect 6 basic skills to ensure you’re competitive. If you spend a lot of […]

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17 Tips to Stand Out in Volleyball Tryouts (For Players)

Being involved in competitive volleyball tryouts can be a nerve-wracking experience. The goal of making the team – whether it’s a club team, competitive recreational league, or a school squad – is at the top of each athlete’s mind. It’s a high pressure environment. However, with a little preparation and by following a few simple tips, volleyball tryouts […]

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144 Clever and Funny Volleyball Team Names

By choosing one of the funny volleyball team names below, you’ll give each player on your team a 3-inch jumping boost and 2x more hitting power. Okay – maybe that’s not true… But at least you’ll have an awesome volleyball team name! “Why is choosing a good name important?” Here are a few reasons… ​  • A name can give […]

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The Complete History of Volleyball (From 1985 Until Now)

Volleyball is the second most popular participation sport worldwide, behind only soccer. Over 800 million people around the globe play volleyball weekly, with Americans only representing about 6% of the international weekly volleyball players. But this number is sure to increase as volleyball is rapidly becoming immensely popular everywhere around the world. So, where did our amazing sport […]

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How to Spike a Volleyball with Power (6-Step Guide)

Every sport has their own unique ‘big play’ that sets a team and the crowd into a frenzy… ​ • Basketball has the dunk. ​ • Football has the hard tackle. ​ • Baseball has the home run. All these plays bring people to their feet with excitement. Volleyball has its own version of a big play too… The power spike. A […]

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