Category: "Features"

12 Male Volleyball Players To Watch Out For in 2015

The 2015 International Season has started! A lot of men’s tourneys we will keep an eye on such as the World League, Continental Championships and the World Cup. Check out our list of the 12 PLAYERS TO WATCH OUT FOR this year.

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Jordan Larson Volleywood’s 2015 Most Valuable Player

BEST SEASON EVER for Jordan Larson! Aside from winning becoming a WORLD CHAMPION last year, the American opposite hitter has achieved GOLDS and MVP Awards during the 2014/2015 professional season.

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Volleyball Tip Of The Day: How To Block A Tip

Before every play happens the blockers at the net should be talking about what the tip coverage is for the defense. Talk about it before it happens and communicate.

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The Wedding Of Brazil’s Lucas Saatkamp & Bea

Congrats to Lucas and his gorgeous wife Beatriz who tied the knot last April 27th in front of their families, closest friends & volleyball stars like Jaqueline, Murilo, Lucarelli & more.

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Manon Flier & Reinder Nummerdor For Helden Mag

Enjoy this Behind The Scenes feature of Dutch volleyball royalties and one of Volleywood’s most beautiful couples Manon Flier & Reinder Nummerdor posing for the camera for an upcoming feature on Helden Magazine.

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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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