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The Best Strategies for Converting Your Basketball Court for Volleyball, Pickleball, and Badminton

The Best Strategies for Converting Your Basketball Court for Volleyball, Pickleball, and Badminton

As sports enthusiasts, community organizers, facility owners, and builders seek versatile ways to maximize athletic spaces, converting existing areas into multi-functional courts is gaining popularity. At Sports Imports, we understand the importance of making smart investments in your sports infrastructure. …
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Jump Higher, Dig Deeper: Volleyball Training Tools for Explosive Power

Jump Higher, Dig Deeper: Volleyball Training Tools for Explosive Power

In the competitive world of volleyball, agility meets precision, and every leap can turn the tide of the game. This is where explosive power is not just an advantage; it’s a necessity. It’s the difference between a good volleyball player …
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Reap Performance Benefits and Budget ROI by Upgrading Your Volleyball Net System to Carbon Fiber

Reap Performance Benefits and Budget ROI by Upgrading Your Volleyball Net System to Carbon Fiber

In competitive volleyball, every element of the game is critical, from the skill of the players to the quality of the equipment used. The volleyball net system is not just a centerpiece; it’s a pivotal factor that affects the sport’s …
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Catching Up with Victoria Garrick Browne – Advocating for Mental Health in Athletics

It’s been a while since we last caught up with Victoria Garrick Browne, founder of The Hidden Opponent an accredited nonprofit and advocacy group dedicated to raising awareness for student-athlete mental health. Victoria is also the winner of the 2021 …
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Starting From Scratch: The Ultimate Guide to Setting Up a Junior Volleyball Club Program

Starting From Scratch: The Ultimate Guide to Setting Up a Junior Volleyball Club Program

There’s something incredibly inspiring about the energy, enthusiasm, and potential of young athletes. Junior volleyball programs, in particular, play a crucial role in nurturing this potential, instilling valuable life skills, promoting physical fitness, and fostering a sense of community among …
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Serve Up Durability: How to Maintain and Extend the Lifespan of Your Volleyball Equipment

Serve Up Durability: How to Maintain and Extend the Lifespan of Your Volleyball Equipment

Have you ever wondered why your volleyball equipment doesn’t last as long as you’d like? It could be because it isn’t getting regular check-ups and maintenance. Not unlike visits to the doctor or dentist, regular check-ups and maintenance habits can …
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The Role of Proper Equipment in Improving Your Volleyball Game

The Role of Proper Equipment in Improving Your Volleyball Game

Volleyball is a thrilling team sport enjoyed by fans and athletes of all ages worldwide. Whether played on an indoor volleyball court or on the sand in beach volleyball, the role of proper equipment in improving your volleyball game cannot …
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2023 Courage Award Winner – Karen Obrien

In this inspiring blog, we had the privilege of discussing the remarkable journey of a true champion, Karen Obrien, who was recently honored with the 2023 Sports Imports/AVCA Courage Award. Facing the challenging adversary of ovarian cancer, Karen shares a …
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Sports Imports Catches a Shooting Star: Kami Miner

Kami Miner’s Inspirational Volleyball Journey

Kami Miner, setter of the Stanford Women’s Volleyball team, shares her story with Sports Imports: “when I began to immerse myself in the setting position, I truly did fall in love with it. I love being the team leader and …
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Train Like a Pro with Volleyball Phenom Kami Miner and the Trainer+

Train Like a Pro with Volleyball Phenom Kami Miner and the Trainer+

Welcome to Sports Imports’ blog. In this edition, we’re thrilled to announce an exciting new partnership with Kami Miner, All-American setter at Stanford University, and share with you her at-home volleyball training workout that will take your game to the …
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