Introduction to Basic Volleyball Rules. Volleyball is a game played by two teams on a rectangular court divided by a net. The object of the game is to send the ball over the net and ground it within the boundary lines on the opponent’s side of the court. The first team to reach a certain number of points wins the game.
A volleyball court is 9 m × 18 m (29.5 ft × 59.1 ft), divided into equal square halves by a net with a width of one meter (39.4 in). The top of the net is 2.43 m (7 ft 11 + 11 ⁄ 16 in) above the center of the court for men's competition, and 2.24 m (7 ft 4 + 3 ⁄ 16 in) for women's competition, varied for veterans and junior competitions.
Volleyball, game played by two teams, usually of six players on a side, in which the players use their hands to bat a ball back and forth over a high net, trying to make the ball touch the court within the opponents’ playing area before it can be returned. To prevent this a player on the opposing team bats the ball up and toward a teammate before it touches the court surface—that teammate may then volley it back across the net or bat it to a third teammate who volleys it across the net.
Volleyball is the grown-up version of that game. Two opposing teams have to get a ball to land in their opponent’s side of the court. The court is divided by a 2.43M (around 8′) tall net for men’s, and about 20cm (7″) shorter for women’s. After the initial serve by one team, the teams will have 3 opportunities to return the ball.
Volleyball is an Olympic team sport in which two teams of six players are separated by a net. Each team tries to score points by grounding a ball on the other team's court under organized rules. The complete rules are extensive. But simply, play proceeds as follows: A player on one of
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Basic Fundamental Skills of Volleyball and 8-Week Training Program Common Errors – Causes – Corrections Knowledge of the basic fundamental skills of volleyball, common errors, and suggested corrections will enable a coach to provide efficient and effective teaching and coaching strategies for every athlete. The
Most people who have played any volleyball have been introduced to the idea of service rotation. There are six positions on the court (3 front row and 3 back row) and one of the positions is the designated server. Players rotate through each of these positions, serving when they rotate to the designated position. 1 4 3 2 5 6
These drills will put players on the court in game-like situations. These beginner volleyball drills are great for helping beginner players differentiate the 6 positions of volleyball. Also, beginner volleyball players will learn how the game is played with rotations and having two rows.