The HeadquartersCorporate ProfileThe OrganisationFIVB Story
Volleyball StoryChronological HighlightsBeach Volleyball OriginsRulesFundamentals
CompetitionsCalendarWorld RankingsOfficial RulesOfficial FormsVolleyball Story
CompetitionsPlayer BiosWorld RankingsRulesFormsBeach Volleyball OriginsRefereeing
Volleyball Cooperation Programme (VCP)Development CentresTechnical e-libraryTechnical Video EvaluationU-VolleyInternational CooperationMini/School VolleyballPark Volley
Contact l RSS RSS Facebook Twitter YouTube l Login
NEWS

Volleyball workshop boosts sport in Palestine

 
The course was held in cooperation with the Palestine Volleyball Federation
 

Ramallah, Palestine, November 25, 2013 – A volleyball workshop for girls took place on Saturday at the Technical College in Ramallah with the participation of 60 students from around the country.

Coach instructor Rani Asfour delivered lectures to the participants who were all students of Physical Education in the west bank of Palestine. The course received a great deal of local media attention with one newspaper headline reading, “
Volley ball influenza is spreading among schools and sports centers.”

The course was part of the Volley All Festival, an annual worldwide event where thousands of young people get together to play volleyball in their cities, public parks or other locations used by the local community.

Since its inception four years ago the event has served to promote volleyball and beach volleyball at the national level and has shown that it can be a truly universal sport with mass participation. The festival also aims to attract public interest through TV and Media coverage to support local authorities and potential sponsors.

More information on the Volley All Festival can be found here.





 Language(s)
   English
   French
   Spanish

 Additional links
   Download high-resolution photo
   FIVB home page
   Development home page

LATEST NEWS

Latest headlines