The list was made by the famous volleyball forum „Inside VolleyCountry“ and includes official data from the International Volleyball Federation (FIVB) for both active and retired players. If you have any suggestions regarding the list or you think numbers are wrong, feel free to leave a comment! Highest Volleyball Spike Touches – Men. 1.
Highest Spike Touches. by admin Nov 3, 2012, 11:39 am 12. Comments. As expected, the legendary spiker from Cuba, Mireya Luis, tops the list but the list does NOT includes any Brazilian player despite of their volleyball success in the last decade. Surprisingly, 3 American players who have not played for the National Team namely Brittnee Cooper, Lauren Barfield and Brittney Brimmage are ranked higher than the athletic Olympic silver medalists Foluke Akinradewo and Destinee Hooker.
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Canadian volleyball player Sharone Vernon-Evans recorded a spike-hit height of 12’6.5″ (382 cm) at the National Training Center in Gatinearu this week, which is believed to be the second-highest touch in the history of the sport. And he’s just 18 years old. Vernon-Evans’ jump is just 2 cm below the touch of legendary Cuban volleyballer Leonel Marshall, who touched at 384cm.
Bulgarian outside hitter and one of the world’s best players, Matey Kaziyski, currently owns the world record with the fastest spike ever recorded by a male volleyball player according to an article published in La Gazzetta dello Sport’s weekly magazine SportWeek. BB hit the ball at 132km/hour which is faster than a water polo throw and a ...
How fast can a volleyball spike go? The average speed of a volleyball spike in men’s and women’s competitive play ranges from 50 to 70 miles per hour. The fastest speed ever recorded is 82 mph, set by Bulgarian professional Matey Kaziyski. What is the fastest spike in mens volleyball? Santos holds the fastest volleyball spike recorded, at 103 km/h (64 mph).
I know there are a number of great players in today's volleyball world. But when I first started playing i was watching some Hungary or Bulgarian volleyball player who had an insane volleyball spike height. I can't find this player anywhere. Which brought me to my main question, who holds the records for highest spike height for Mens and Womens?
Average spike: 346,56 cm. BLOCK. Highest: Robert Horstink (NED) - 350 cm (202 cm) Ivan Zaytsev (ITA) - 348 cm (202 cm) Wilfredo Leon (CUB) - 346 cm (201 cm) Lowest: Michal Ruciak (POL) - 305 cm (189 cm) Jelte Maan (NED) - 306 cm (190 cm) Bruno Nicolas (ARG) - 308 cm (188 cm) Average block: 323,02 cm. BMI. Highest BMI : Xavier Kapfer (FRA) - 26,315