They are open until April 16 Online voting to determine the names of the athletes, coaches and officials who will become part of the International Hall of Fame for Volleyball during the traditional election ceremony for October a holyoke (Massachusetts). Among the nominees in the coach category is an Italian: Silvano Prandithe legendary “Professor”, active since the seventies and protagonist of the triumphs of Turin And wedgeto then become coach of the Italian national team (lead to bronze at Olympics 1984) and the Bulgarian. Prandi, 75 years old, is still at the helm Chaumont in France.
The Piedmontese technician has to assert himself against his colleague Siegfried Kohler, historical coach of the GDR women’s national team and then the uniform. Other nominees in the player category include volleyball legends like Korean Setter Kim Ho Chulthe Serbian bomber Ivan Miljkovicthe Japanese director Katsutoshi Nekoda and the Argentine opposite Raul Quiroga; the named players are instead Rose Magers-Powell (UNITED STATES), Kumi Nakada (Japan), Yumilka Ruiz (Cuba) and Zhang Rongfang (China).
There is no shortage of big names in beach volleyball like the Olympic champion Phil Dalhauser (USA) and the Brazilian Larissaas well as executives Gabriel Cherebetiu And Shanrit Wongprasert and paravolleyball athletes Kari Miller-Ortiz And Hadi Rezaei. voting is enough Select the successful candidates on this page and enter your email address. Last year, the honor of induction into the Hall of Fame fell to another icon of Italian volleyball, such as Samuel Papi.
(Source: International Volleyball Hall of Fame)