Rules of the Game Commission meets in Lausanne
Lausanne, Switzerland, January 18, 2013 - The FIVB Rules of the Game Commission completed its annual meeting at the Lausanne headquarters in Switzerland on Friday, reflecting on the publication of the 2013-2016 Rules of the Game published at the end of the last year following the decision of the FIVB Congress.
In an effort further liberalise the degree of contact with the opponent court, a centre line questionnaire is to be prepared for use in European events to determine the players views.
Meanwhile, the beach volleyball rule changes have already begun to be implemented and feedback has been received on how it is impacting the game.
The application of sanction was agreed and is ready for inclusion in the Refereeing Guidelines while clarification is also to be offered on the 1st pass criteria.
The Rules of the Game and the Refereeing Commission, which was also meeting at the same time, held a joint meeting on Thursday.