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.
There are five positions to play in volleyball and each position is mirrored in the front and back row. For instance, in the rotation in the diagram, the outside hitters play opposite each other—one is in the left front and the other is in the right back. If the team starts the game here, this is rotation one.
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The setter much like the opposite will want to rotate to the 2 spot, ideally you want your team to pass the ball to 2.5 so you can set a quick middle, a set to the outside player in the 4 position or the opposite player at the 10 position.
If you're a volleyball coach, you undoubtedly have a solid understanding of how rotations work. But the less experienced players on your team or in your club may not, so here's a tutorial from Art of Coaching's Mark Barnard that you may want to share with players who are still fuzzy on the rules .
During the game of volleyball, players rotate through 6 positions around their side of the court. Each time your team regains possession of the serve, the players on your team must rotate in a clockwise direction through the 6 positions. What is rotation in volleyball? There are 8 parts to understanding rotation in volleyball: Basic Mechanics
Most people who have played any volleyball have been introduced to the idea of service rotation. There are six positions on the court (3 front row and 3 back row) and one of the positions is the designated server.
Rotation 1. Once the first rotation is completed and you lose your 1st point after rotating you will go into the 2nd rotation. Rotation 2. Moving onto the next rotation. Rotation 3. Onto rotation 4. Rotation 4. Rotation 5 is the first rotation where the setter returns to the front row. Rotation 5. After rotation 5 is completed we go into the final rotation
In each rotation, the front row players are in yellow and the setter is circled in red. In the base position, the front row players are 4-3-2 (yellow) and the backrow players are 5-6-1(green). They are shown in their positions in the base picture.