There are different ball games that are played today. People around the world make use of balls in different varieties of games .Among of these ball games are soccer, softball, basketball, football, volley ball and many more.
These games or sports use different methodologies, different styles and techniques, different systems, different numbers of players, different facilities as well as different equipments as well as others.
Even though these different ball games have different characteristics, they all share a common feature; all of these games or sports make use of ball as one of the primary equipment although these balls differ in features.
There are facility and equipments that is needed in order to play the volleyball. These are the playing courts, the net and the Volley ball.
The playing court should be a leveled area that is free from any obstruction. The court has the dimension of eighteen (18) meters by (9) nine meters. This is divided equally into two parts. There is a center line beneath the net that makes this division. The spiking line is within three (3) meters in every side of the center line. The service area of the court is drawn outside the boundary line. It is located on the right side corner just facing the net.
The net that is use in the Volleyball game is about one (1) meters wide and (9) meters long. It has the height of two and forty three (2.43) meters for the men and two and twenty four (2.24) meters for the women.
The ball that is use in the Volleyball game has the circumference of twenty seven (27) to twenty five (25) inches for the men and twenty six (26) for the woman. The weight of the ball for the men is ten (10) to nine (9) ounces and for the women it has the weight of seven (7) ounces.
Playing Volleyball requires know-how, skills or talents. It is important for one to know at least the basics methods on how to serve a ball, on how to pass the ball to the team mates, on how to spike the ball as well as on the knowledge about the basic rules in playing the game.
The Volleyball game is not only for fun, for entertainment or for sports competition purposes. It could also be used as a way of having a physical exercise that is beneficial for an individuals’ health.