When it comes to high school sports, we seldom hear volleyball as an option by students. Most of them will choose football, basketball, or cheerleading. However, nowadays, there is a consistent rise to those who are thinking of making a career out of volleyball.
The question remains, why is volleyball gaining a momentum in popularity? Why are there more girls interested to become volleyball players than before? Why even guys are slowly partaking in this sport and taking the games seriously? Is it the start of the era of volleyball as a recognized sport?
The thing about volleyball, it was a chosen past time for most people. If you go to the beach, it is the only sport that you can play on the sand. That’s why, even those who are not professionally playing know about the sport. It is easy to set up and it is even easier to find a spot to play it.
The good thing about volleyball is, there are more professional clubs that one can join. Therefore, they can train harder and learn new techniques. They can also play with other players so they can have an actual match. All of these professional clubs are not only providing venues for players to play but also for opportunities to network with other players.
Also, since they have resident coaches, they are able to guide the girls not only about the sport, but also about discipline, and other skills that one should have to become a great volleyball player.
Also, there are more and more coverage about the game. Even men are now choosing volleyball because it is also a test of strategic thinking, and physical capabilities and stamina. Most games are watched by millions of viewers globally because it provides the same action that other sports are providing but only in a faster pace.
Also, more and more athletes are speaking out about the importance of volleyball in the world of sports. They are giving testimonies on why people should also consider choosing this sport as their choice.