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USA Volleyball Rules
Unless otherwise noted, all rules questions and answers refer to the
current year's USA Volleyball
indoor rules. Everyone should have a copy of the rule book! Buy one to have
in your bag! Or join USA Volleyball and get one as part of your annual membership.
If you're looking to play or referee in the Chicagoland area
around Chicago, IL, check out the USA Volleyball Great
Lakes Region Homepage
Back to Todd's Volleyball Page
Volleyball Rules and Officiating -- Links to other resources:
- USA Volleyball
Officials' Division National Forum
- A growing online posting forum focused on volleyball rules
and techniques! Set up by Brian Hemelgarn (USAV Commissioner or RVA Referee
Development). The most authoritative officials forum you'll find since Brian
is on the National Rating Team and on track for international certification.
Now hosted here at vbref.org!
rec.sport.volleyball newsgroup frequently asked question (FAQ) list
A must-read for all players/aspiring officials, but not terribly up to date,
Volleyball Worldwide Rules Page
Includes links to FIVB rules on-line, USAV rule books, full
text of AVP rules, abridged CBVA rules, and ordering information for
various rule books. Warning...it's kinda dated (worse than my pages!).
Region USA Volleyball Officiating pages
If you're a USA Volleyball referee, you MUST see this site.
They've assembled a large number of outstanding articles on techniques,
match control, ball handling, you name it.
Volleyball Officiating Page
He's the other "Todd H." of the web who's a USAV referee.
Volleyball Rules link page
Scott Hammon has collected some resources on volleyball rules.
Got a question that's not covered in these resources?
This newsgroup is frequented by national officials and many other
folks who can answer your questions. Be sure to
read the FAQ before you post your question, though!