Janet Wanja from Kenya has retired in order to avoid a painful exit from the national team and un-ceremonial dismissal due to her age. The decorated setter has played for the national team for over 10 years. However, considering what happened last year to other more experienced players, which were dropped on the grounds of age, Wanja decided it’s time to quit. Wanja didn’t believe it was likely for her to appear in the team, even though she has always given her best when playing for her country. But, due to the present situation, she decided that it’s best...Read More
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Posted by Guest Blogger | Apr 13, 2017 |
The future of European volleyball looks bright for those who had the chance to watch the European Girls U18 Championship. The tournament brought together some of the youngest and most promising girls and the likely superstars of tomorrow. Fans and volleyball players alike had the chance to watch some breathtaking games in the final stages of the competition. It all culminated with a thrilling final between Russia and Italy, one that was eventually won by the Eastern Europeans. Some of those who followed the competition step-by-step chose to place a bet on the outright winner. The bookmakers were happy...Read More
Posted by Guest Blogger | Apr 9, 2017 |
When looking at the collegiate volleyball level we almost always see women in the foreground. We are now looking at an impressive 1,500 college volleyball programs that are exclusively created for women. When looking at volleyball programs for men we only have around 80 to consider. Over 50% of these programs do not include a scholarship opportunity. Just as you most likely anticipated, the volleyball scholarships are quite different from one another. We do have opportunities for both women and men but it is important to know where to look. At the same time a huge part of being successful...Read More
Posted by Guest Blogger | Apr 1, 2017 |
Volleyball is the world’s fifth most popular sport, with 900 million global fans putting it ahead of basketball, NFL, baseball and golf. Its popularity is soaring around the world, and the spotlight thrown on it by the Olympics every four years is a huge boost. Brazil won gold in the final of the 2016 Rio Games and will be going for the World League later this year in what looks a very competitive field, also featuring defending champion Serbia, along with powerhouses Italy and the USA. Volleyball is easy to understand and does not have complicated rules, while it...Read More
Posted by Guest Blogger | Mar 31, 2017 |
There are a lot of similarities between beach volleyball and indoor volleyball. For starters, they are equally exciting to follow, especially with some international competitions currently in progress. The size of the court as well as the net and ball are also similarities between these two types of volleyball games. On the other hand, there are a lot of differences between the two sports too. In this article, we are going to take a closer look at those differences. Environment One of the biggest differences between beach volleyball and indoor volleyball is the environment in which these two games...Read More
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