Volleyball Referee Hand Signals The following contains descriptions of the Official FIVB (International Volleyball Federation) Referee’s hand signals that we will be using. It is easy and well worth the effort for any player to learn these basic hand signals. Basics to remember are:
OFFICIAL VOLLEYBALL SIGNALS PlayPics courtesy of (www.referee.com) 1. Illegal Alignment/ Improper Server 2. Line Violation 3. Illegal Hit 4. Delay of Service 5. Over-the-net 6. Net Fault or Net Serve 7. Illegal Attack 8. Illegal Block/Screening 9. Ball Touched 10. Four Hits 11. Double Hit 12. Ball Lands Inbounds
Referee(s) who show the signal in special situations FS OFFICIAL VOLLEYBALL RULES 2015-2016 69 PART 2 - SECTION 3: DIAGRAMS DIAGRAM 11: REFEREES’ OFFICIAL HAND SIGNALS 1 AUTHORISATION TO SERVE Relevant Rules: 12.3, 188.8.131.52 Move the hand to indicate direction of service 2 TEAM TO SERVE Relevant Rules: 184.108.40.206, 220.127.116.11, 18.104.22.168
Beginners’ Guide to Volleyball Referees’ hand signals SERVE: point arm towards serving team, blow whistle and indicate like this DOUBLE HIT: 2 fingers on one hand raised sky-wards REACHING FAULT: touching ball fully on other side before their play finished BALL IN: point arm towards floor on side ball lands FOUR HITS: 4 fingers on
Official 21. Unnecessary Delay 22. End-of-Set 23. Change of Courts NFHS OFFICIAL VOLLEYBALL SIGNALS 20. Time-out. liliilldli PlayPics courtesy of Referee magazine.
hand signals used to enhance the match may be used for communication by the second referee to the first referee. Such additional signals might be: “When the second referee initiates a call, he/shall shall blow the whistle, move to the side of the net of the offending team and signal the violation.
Mechanics of Officiating Volleyball Official Hand Signals The hand signals are intended to clearly communicate faults and results. Signals made with one hand should be made with the hand on the side of the team that commits the fault or makes the request. Signals should be demonstrative and clearly visible. When there is a net foul, or any ...
PART 2 - SECTION 3: DIAGRAMS DIAGRAM 11: REFEREES’ OFFICIAL HAND SIGNALS 1 AUTHORISATION TO SERVE Relevant Rules: 12.3, 22.214.171.124 Move the …. Download Volleyball Referee Hand Signals - FIVB for free.
In volleyball it is illegal to serve without the official signalling the start of the rally. The first referee would signal the start of the rally and indeed the start of the serve by blowing the whistle and waving their hand from the servers side to the receiving teams side. 16. Authorization To Enter Court.