A. Rivetti de Azevedo, Brazil 2005
One of the best world volleyball league is played in Brazil. The Brazilian coach A. Rivetti de Azevedo is the right person for describing volleyball league in Brazil.

 

 

Competition

How many teams play in the competition? How many go lower, how many come up?
Now the man league have 10 teams, and woman have 8
Which system do you play? ( basic part, play-off, play down )
The system in the first all x all, twice, and play-offs 1 x 8, 2x 7, 3 x 6, 4 x 5
When does the competition start, when does it finish? How many matches a week?
Starts in december, and finished at march, two games for week
Matches on TV? What time do the matches start?
Yes, the matches on tv starts at seven pm
Visit rate of matches?
Many, I don´t have a number
Level, quality of league, legionaries are ( maximum number )?
Is a very strongest league, each team could have 2 foreign players
Which balls do you play with?
Penalty is the league ball, made in Brasil
Cups: How many teams are in the CHL, CEV and the other cups?
Now we don´t have cup of clubs in CSV
WWW pages where I can find the statistics?
www.cbv.com.br
How many stars would you evaluate the competition? 1-bad, 5-the best

Travelling

Departures to matches?
airplane
Maximum distance, length of journey?
2.000 KM
Infrastructure, quality?
good
How many stars would you evaluate the traveling? 1-bad, 5-the best

Clubs

They give or pay for:
Car?


A meal?
yes
An accomodation?
yes
Clothes?
yes
Vitamines and food adjuncts?
yes
Language school, teacher?
no
What about rehabilitation, doctors, masseurs?
Very good
How many stars would you evaluate the clubs? 1-bad, 5-the best

Money

Average season pay?
Depends
Best player contract?
200 thousand dollars for year
Average pay in the country?

How many stars would you evaluate the money? 1-bad, 5-the best

Life

How much difficult is the language to learn?
no
Life style, entertainment?
fun
Womens and their charm?
very good
How much is 1/2 l of known beer in the restaurant? ( Heineken, Budweiser,… )
3 dollars
How much is 1 km by taxi?

Climate, hot or cold?
hot
How many stars would you evaluate the life? 1-bad, 5-the best