Karate (karate-do) is a Japanese martial art, which is a unique system of combining defense and attack techniques. The name of the discipline translates as “empty hand.” It was approved in 1935. Later, the ending “before” was added to the name, which from the Japanese language means “road”, “direction”. Thus, the full name of this martial art can be translated as the “path of the empty hand” of a fighter in philosophical understanding. In this context, the road to self-improvement of the mind and body is meant.
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Volleyball belongs to the category of team sports. The essence of the game is the confrontation of two teams in a special area, which is divided by a grid. Opponents must direct the ball to half of the opponent’s field so that the projectile lands on the floor. For such productive actions, the team receives points. The party that scores first a certain number of points wins the game.
The central body of this sport is the International Volleyball Federation (FIVB), which is responsible for approving the rules of the game and organizing major international competitions.
Modern volleyball can be called a combination and non-contact sport, where each member of the team has a strict specialization on the site. For a professional volleyball player, jumping, reaction, physical strength and coordination are considered the most important qualities. Continue reading
Handball is a team Olympic sport where matches are held with a special ball in the format of 7 for 7 players.
The peculiarity of the game is that the lead, passes and shots are carried out by hand, but should not be confused with basketball, volleyball or American football.
Today, handball is a full-fledged independent sport with its multi-million dollar target audience.
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