Category: "Features"

Tip Of The Day: How To Be A Better Teammate

Coaches & players all agree that a big key to success on the volleyball court is establishing yourself as a positive influence on your teammates. Hope these FIVE TIPS will help!

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“Side Out” Actor Says “Volleyball Is Dead!”

Actor C. Thomas Howell, who starred in one of the most famous volleyball movies of all time “Side Out”, had nothing good to say about volleyball when he arrived at LAX airport.

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Football Player Thibaut Courtois <3 Volleyball

It’s great to hear that a famous athlete like Belgian football player Thibaut Courtois played volleyball before and that he credits the sport for some skills he has when on the football field.

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Volleyball Tip Of The Day: Solo Blocking

If the receiving team passes the ball perfect in the game of volleyball, more times than not your wing blockers will be one on one with the hitter. As you get higher up in the ranks, the offenses get faster and faster but …

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Justin Bieber + Kendall Jenner + Volleyball

Justin has more than 25 MILLION Instagram followers. This can only mean that the Mikasa Volleyball has been exposed to almost 25 MILLION PEOPLE in less than 24 hours. Thank you Justin for giving volleyball some major exposure!

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Volleyball Player Caroline Casey Is A Lifesaver

Casey was told she was a bone marrow match for Jennifer Guthro, a 32-year-old woman diagnosed with Acute Myeloid Leukemia. Guthro was 33 weeks pregnant & was forced to deliver her son prematurely to begin chemotherapy.

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Polish Footballer Łukasz Piszczek Enjoyed Volleyball

With 2 Polish teams playing in Berlin for the Champions League Final 4, Polish footballer, Łukasz Piszczek, who plays in Germany couldn’t resist the temptation to cheer for Skra & Resovia.

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Volleyball Tip Of The Day: Burnt Out

All too often I hear about an athlete getting burnt out of his/her sport. I keep thinking about this idea of being burnt out and am trying to figure out why kids just lose the interest or need to move on.

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The Rachel Anne Daquis Volleywood Idol Video

Enjoy this epic video of the one and only Rachel Anne Daquis. With all the success she has RAD continues to inspire our generation to become the person and athlete they can be.

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The Making Of The Ekaterina Gamova Statue

WATCH THIS! The statues were officially presented in 2011 & we’ve always thought how they were made. Luckily, we’ve found this video showing the making of Gamova’s 4 meter statue.

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NBA’s Thomas Robinson & His Volleyball Move

Oops! Hopefully no one got hurt. Philadelphia 76ers’ Thomas Robinson adds a touch of volleyball as he tries to prevent Phil Pressey from scoring. Don’t you just love it when you see a volleyball move in basketball? Luvzit!

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Volleyball Tip Of The Day: 10 Keys to Blocking Middle

Where middle blocking is concerned, who better to ask than Heather Bown (Yorba Linda, Calif.)? She began her international volleyball career in 2000 and became an instant starter.

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Train Kills 16 Year Old Volleyball Player Jana Đurić

After the tragic death of German player Dennis Hefter a few weeks ago, another young player is killed in a similar incident. Jana Duric was on her way home when a train fatally took her life.

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50 Shades Of Canadian Player Gavin Schmitt

EXCLUSIVE! Canadian Volleywood Superstar and one of the world’s best opposite hitters Gavin Schmitt answer our 50 Questions! Let’s get to know the scoring machine more who is currently playing in Turkey for Arkas.

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Volleyball Tip Of The Day: The Blame Game

What a tough game volleyball is when you are losing &people start to blame each other & ultimately the referees. We have all been there, seen or heard someone blame one another or yourself.

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