Author: Jiri Popelka

First International Veteran Volleyball Tournament taking place in the Czech Republic

International Veteran Volleyball Tournament 2017 will be held for the first time in the Czech Republic in the city of Ostrava from 29.6. to 2.7. 2017. The tournament is under the auspices of Czech Volleyball Federation and Middle European Volleyball Zonal Association, and is organized by recently established organization IVVA – Veteran Volleyball. Players have the opportunity to create their own volleyball teams and participate in various different age categories: men – (35-40, 41-45, 46-50, 51-55, 56-60, 60+), women – (35-45, 46+). “Age is no handicap” is the fundamental idea of the tournament. The main objective is to unite the...

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Russia Outshines Italy to Win the European Girls U18 Championship

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...

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What Should Be Known About Volleyball Scholarships?

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, according to LeoVegas Sport, a...

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5 Simple Ways To Relax After Your Volleyball Game

You know that relaxed body is important for your volleyball performane. Here are 5 simple ways to relax after your volleyball game or practise. Do some stretching First of all, it is advisable to do some stretching after the game. This will help to release all the tension from your body especially from the muscles. It will help your muscles relax. Another great benefit of doing some stretching after your volleyball game is enhanced flexibility. This makes all your muscles very flexible. Some of them would be a little stiff because of the effect of the game. So, a...

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Tips on Choosing Knee Pads for Volleyball

Knees are one of the most commonly injured body parts, especially for athletes. Many great careers end because of some kind of knee injury. Which is why it is extremely important to take good care of your knees and provide enough protection and support to them. The possibility of a knee injury for volleyball players, in particular, is much higher than athletes of other sport’s disciplines, so they are ought to wear knee pads during all games and practices without exceptions. And if you are a budding volleyball pro as well, or just like to play the sport as...

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