Sports

Vertical Jump

First day (sets by reps) Pistol squats (3x 10) Depth jumps (3 x 15) Rim Jumps (4 x 10) Second day Bulgarian split squats (3 x 10) Chair rockets (4 x 15) Lunge jumps (3 x 15) (You should alternate day 1 and day 2 every two to three days, depending on what your body […]

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Hand Pass a Volleyball

Now a hard driven ball is exactly what it sounds like. The ball will be coming towards you at full speed, so you must be ready to dig it instantly. Place your hands up early, in front of your forehead. Note that when you set a ball, you try to make the shape of the […]

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Basketball Rebounding

Practice proper timing. It has been said that the guy with the highest vertical jump is the guy that will get the most rebounds. Now, that can be true at times, but timing is actually a lot more important than jumping ability. You can have all the hops in the world, but if you have […]

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Basic Skills Used in Volleyball

Passing – Passing is the act of directing a ball coming from the other team in the form of either a serve or other non-attack form of play toward the net where it can be set. Quite often these passes are executed using the forearms (sometimes known as bumping), but they can also be done […]

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Get a Better Basketball Shot

BEEF is an acronym that stands for balance, eyes, elbow, follow-through. This is a strategy used everywhere to teach good shoot form and is an extremely effective strategy. B – Balance Balance is extremely important when shooting the basketball. A player’s feet should be shoulder width apart when they prepare to shoot. This gives the […]

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Time Jump When Trying to Block in Volleyball

Distance off the net While the biggest timing factor is the hitter’s jump, you need to adjust your block jump based on how far off the net the hitter will be attacking the ball. The further back, the more you must wait to account for the longer time it will take for the ball to […]