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dodgeball

7 Dodgeball Tips & Tutorials to Improve Your Game

Here are 7 dodgeball references to help you improve your overall skills as a dodgeball player. Watch the videos to learn the techniques and body mechanics used to execute each skill, including throwing, catching, blocking, and game strategy. Watch, learn, and practice, but most importantly, have fun playing! Dodgeball 101 – Learn the Dodgeball Rules Learn to Throw a Dodgeball Learn to Catch a Dodgeball Dodgeball Blocking & Game Strategy Learn How to Pinch and Throw a Dodgeball Advanced Dodgeball Throws – Cartwheel & Spinning Backhand Dodgeball Strategy – Group Throwing   Rec...

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volleyball

10 Volleyball Tips & Tutorials to Improve Your Skills

Here are 10 volleyball references to help you improve your overall skills as a volleyball player. Watch the videos to learn the techniques and body mechanics used to execute each skill, including passing, setting, spiking, blocking, serving and positioning. Watch, learn, and practice, but most importantly, have fun playing! Learn to Pass a Volleyball How to Set a Volleyball – Fundamentals How to Spike a Volleyball – Improving Footwork Outside & Opposite Spiking Techniques Middle Blocker Spiking Footwork and Technique How to Block a Volleyball How to Read Hitters & Tips How to...

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Volleyball

How to Block a Volleyball

My biased opinion is that the middle blocker is the most important position on a team. I grew up playing as a middle blocker in high school. Now, it continues to be my primary position on various adult volleyball league teams. One of the most important roles of the middle blocker is, of course, blocking. Here are two videos on how to block a volleyball. Learn the proper footwork, how to shape your hands, and how to position your arms. The videos were produced by Elevate Yourself.   Middle Blocker Footwork   Middle Blocker...

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Dodgeball – Blocking & Game Strategy

Here is a video on dodgeball blocking and game strategy. Learn better blocking skills and some basic game strategies. When blocking, keep your hands behind the ball and try to deflect the ball away from you by blocking actively (i.e. block by hitting the thrown ball with your ball). A basic ball possession strategy is trying to maximize the number of balls on your side of the court by preventing balls from rolling over to the other side of the court. Another basic strategy is cross-courting, that is, trying to hit someone across...

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