Where you need to be standing when the ball is served relative to your teammates (Mark breaks it down for each position: right back, right front, middle front, left front, left back and middle back) The rule on where your body needs to be positioned to be legally to the right, left or in front of another player.
Rotation 1: Many teams put their setter in the right back position to start off a game. This rotation is known as Rotation 1. The front row has all hitters, and the setter is back row. Rotation 2: The setter is in the middle back position in Rotation 2. There are three hitters in the front row. Rotation 3: The setter is in the left back position now. There are still three hitters in the front row, but notice that the libero has gone in for MB1.
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Volleyball rotation positions Anyone that has played even the most basic game of volleyball knows that each of the six players on the court takes a turn serving. The service order is not random – at the beginning of the game, players line up in a specific position, and they need to maintain that order during the game.
One of the most confusing aspects of volleyball for those who are new to the sport is learning BASE and ROTATIONS. Understanding how to rotate in volleyball ...
Many of my athletes have not been involved in volleyball before they start with our program. This explains the basics of rotating and rotated positions.
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In this volleyball rotation, the setter is in the serving position and will be coming off the back row to set. The middle is going to make their approach to the middle as usual. With the outside hitter and the opposite being flip-flopped, they will hit once in the positions shown, and then switch back to normal after the ball goes over the net.
The most appropriate volleyball rotation for your team is determined by a number of factors… There are three rotations most widely used throughout the sport: 5-1 rotation; 6-2 rotation; 4-2 rotation. In higher level competition, the 5-1 is likely the most common to be seen. It involves five hitters and one setter who sets for the entire game.
The 5-1 rotation, as you may well know, is an offensive set-up of 5 hitters (non-setters) and a setter. The introduction of the libero and defensive specialist will, of course, change the equation. But the principle remains the same... There will be only one designated setter on the floor.