Category Archives: FIVB

FIVB- The Federation Internationale de Volleyball (in english International Volleyball Federation) is the international organisation for all forms of volleyball. (Olympics, World championships, World Cups, Nations League)

FIVB was founded in 1947, in France and has its headquarters in Lausanne, Switzerland. The FIVB is responsible for the standardisation of volleyball rules. They implemented many changes in recent years.

This organisation is the ultimate international authority in volleyball. Judges issues such as doping, regulations of player transfer, nationality changes and gender determination.



How Did Bikinis Come To Be The Uniform For Women’s Olympic Beach Volleyball?

There have  been differences  between women and  men volleyball team  uniforms that are easily noticed. As that women frequently participate in bikinis while  men play wearing  tank shorts and tops. Questions have come up in a number of conversations why is there have been such a variation on the clothing of athletes wear. Back in the days these… Read More »

What’s the difference between the Volleyball Nations League and the previous Volleyball World League?

What was the reason for the change of? Women’s international volleyball tournaments went under a different name, and were completely separate from the men’s tournaments. In the new Volleyball Nations League men and women play the same amount of matches, under the same competition title and for different versions of the same cup.  This is… Read More »