Kent Steffes – The Greatest Volleyball Player Ever. If you had to ask any volleyball fan who is the greatest male player to ever play the game most would say Karch Kiraly. I would argue that he was the best indoor and outdoor player to play the game but Kent Steffes was the greatest player to play beach Volleyball period.Details
Learn about May-Treanor and Karch Kiraly – Impact of their Fathers on their Volleyball Careers. Misty May-Treanor and Karch Kiraly are universally acknowledged as the best female and best male volleyball players in volleyball history. In this brief article we will discuss some factors that help lead to them both making volleyball history. There is…Details
The next set of 10 exercises and drills for volleyball movement, agility, strength and conditioning are below. The Ten Drills Include: Dynamic Throw Push Up Catch Dynamic Wall Catch Sprint Dynamic Ready Position Wall Catch Dynamic Reverse Ready Position Wall Catch Dynamic Wall Catch Backward Turn Dynamic Wall Catch Lateral Push Up Position Dynamic Push…Details
The next set of 10 exercises and drills for volleyball movement, agility, strength and conditioning are below. The Ten Drills Include: Dynamic Single Legged Lunge Dynamic Lateral Walks Right Dynamic Inward Lateral Circles Dynamic Outward Lateral Circles Dynamic Inward Lateral Others Lateral Hops Dynamic V Pattern Circle Right Dynamic V Pattern Circle Pass Dynamic V…Details
The next set of 10 exercises and drills for volleyball movement, agility, strength and conditioning are below. Dynamic Seated Squat Ball Thrust Push Up Dynamic Lateral Walks Left Dynamic Toe Touches Dynamic Toe Touches with Push Ups Dynamic One Sided Crab Flips Dynamic Alternative Crab Flips Dynamic Double Hop With Push Up Dynamic Icky Shuffle…Details
Below are the next set of 10 exercises and drills for volleyball movement, agility, strength and conditioning. The 10 Drills Include: Agility Ball Drop Left Turn Agility Ball Drop Right Turn Agility Ball Drop Back Forward Dynamic Push Up Jump Squat Catch Dynamic Push Up Squat Catch Dynamic Push Up Hand Pass Dynamic Push Up…Details
Below are the next set of 10 exercises and drills for volleyball movement, agility, strength and conditioning. The 10 Drills Include: Movement – Circles Left Movement – Circles Right Movement – 40 Yard Right Left Dash Movement – 40 Yard Left Right Dash Movement – 40 Yard Back Pedal Left Agility Line Hop, Agility Side…Details
Below are the next set of 10 exercises and drills for volleyball movement, agility, strength and conditioning. The 10 Drills Include: Movement – Square Movement – X Pattern Movement – Squirm Left Movement – Squire Right Movement – Full Squirm Movement – Figure 8 Movement – T Shuffle Movement – F Pattern Right Movement –…Details
Below are the third 9 exercises and drills for volleyball movement, agility, strength and conditioning. The 9 Drills Include: Reverse Icky Shuffle Wide Icky Shuffle Left Ins Right Ins Right Lateral Scissor Hops Left Lateral Scissor Hops Jump Twist Squat Jump Sprint Falling StartsDetails
Below are the second 10 exercises and drills for volleyball movement, agility, strength and conditioing. The 10 Drills Include: Left Push UP Sprint Reverse Push Up Sprint Right Push Up Sprint Roll Over Push Up Sprint Dead Man Sprint Sprint Swings In Outs Skip Slaloms Reverse Skip Slaloms Icky ShuffleDetails
The next set of 13 exercises and drills for volleyball movement, agility, strength and conditioning are below. The Thirteen Drills Include: Dynamic Reverse Seated Wall Catch Left and Right Dynamic Backwards Seated Wall Catch Left and Right Dynamic Weight Transfer Wall Catch Right and Left Dynamic One Legged Squat Roll with Catch Dynamic Backward Crab…Details
Below are the first 10 Exercises and Drills for Volleyball Movement and Agility. 10 Drills Include: Back Pedal Right Turn Back Pedal Left Turn Over Stride Back Pedal Left Over Stride Back Pedal Right Sprint to Left Turn Sprint to Right Turn Reverse Spin Out Sprint Left Out Sprint Weight Shift Sprint Push Up SprintDetails
Below are a series of dynamic volleyball drills to help warm-up and workout your athletes. These drills are part of a series of 170 Drills that focus on dynamic warm-up, stretching, strengthening, conditioning, agility, and overall athletic improvement for both beach and indoor volleyball.
I’ve delayed writing this article now for several days in the hopes that I’d receive a lot of emailed pictures one of my teammate’s parents took throughout the whole day. Needless to say I’m still waiting for the pictures and will edit this post as soon as they arrive (hopefully soon). But because the event was almost a week ago and was extraordinarily fun I want to get this up now.Details
This series of videos contains volleyball drills for core, stretching and agility. These drills provide a strong foundation for any workout and will help improve all level of players skills.
• Fly Planks
• Fly Planks with Push-Ups
• Donkey Kickbacks
• Light Bulb Twist
• Thumb Backs
• Tree Twist
All 6 drills are in video format below.
Today Olympic favorites -Jake Gibb and Sean Rosenthal lost to a lessor seeded Polish team in an epic battle in London. The commentators called the match an upset which in all regards it was but if you watched the match you would know that the better team won. Sure, Jake and Rosie have a better track record and are seeded higherDetails
Below are extra volleyball dynamic workout drills and well as great exercises for warm-up.
The 9 drills included below are:
• Basic Skip
• Lateral Skip
• Reverse Skip
• Speed Skip
• Triple Skip
• High Skip
• Reverse Skip
• Reverse High Skip
• Long Skip
• Shoe Slaps
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Below are the second 10 Dynamic Warm Up & Workout Volleyball Drills.
10 Drills Include:
• High Knees
• Lateral High Knees
• Reverse High Knees
• One Legged High Knees
• Butt Kicks
• Lateral Butt Kicks
• Reverse Butt Kicks
• Grape Vine
• High Step Grape Vine
• Tap Ockie
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This post includes 10 Dynamic Warm-up & Workout Volleyball Drills, including: Shin Holds, Leg Holds, Over / Under’s, Ankle Swings, Standing Kick Backs, Standing Cycles, One Legged Superman’s, Frog Extensions, Squat Thrust, Squat Thrust with Push-Up. To see all 10 Drills below be sure to sign-in or become a member.Details
Many of you may have received an email from the AVP regarding Jake Gibb’s amazing story of persevering to make the 2012 Olympics in London. Stories of this kind where someone has to overcome a tremendous hardship are my all-time favorites. Ernie Davis, Lance Armstrong, Amare Stoudemire, Oscar Pistorius, and many many others are prime…Details
Like many of you, I’m planning on kicking back on the couch tonight and watching the Olympic opening ceremonies from London. While at 7:30 P.M. Pacific Time, NBC’s cameras will undoubtedly be fixed on Lebron James, Michael Phelps and Nastia Liukin, I’ll be searching instead for Jake Gibb, Donald Suxho, April Ross, Kerri Walsh, Reid Priddy.Details
Squat Thrust are a great dynamic warm-up drill to get the body ready for action. Additionally this drill is good for volleyball strength and conditioning.
Frog Extensions volleyball warm-up and stretching drill is great way to quickly warm-up and stretch your calves and hamstrings. During Jumping your calves and hamstrings are some of the most important muscles and as such it is critical to warm them up effectively!
One Legged Superman workout or volleyball drill is a great all round drill to build body strength and balance. This drill will work all areas of your legs plus your critical core and abs.
Standing Cycles volleyball drill is another great dynamic warm-up drill to help warm-up volleyball players. This drill focuses on abs, core, gluts, hamstrings, quads and calves. Additionally it will improve your players balance on and off the court.
Standing kick backs drill is great for training your calves, gluts, quads and hamstrings. Additionally athletes will work their core and abs during this exercise. This is another dynamic warm-up drill that has been found useful in preventing injury and getting athletes ready for performance in practice and match situations.Details
Ankle Swings are a great dynamic warm-up and one of our favorite volleyball drills here are volleyball1on1.com. What we like about this drill like many of our other dynamic warm-up drills is that it fires up your glutes as well as opens your joints and hips..
By activating key muscle groups, large and small, prior to more ballistic movements.