19. 11. 2018

Mikasa present a new ball design for indoor volleyball!

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Mikasa and the FIVB have presented the new ball “V200W” for indoor volleyball, in a special ceremony organized by these two organization in Cancun, Mexico.

 

The V200W features a perfectly balanced, 18-panel aerodynamic design that improves ball movement and gives players greater control. With enhanced visibility, the new indoor ball will optimize the quality of play and maximize excitement on the court,” reports the FIVB.

You are probably wondering when this ball will be officially used? The V200W will have its debut at the 2019 FIVB Volleyball World Cup where will replace MVA200 which was first used at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games.

FIVB President Dr Ary S. Graça F° said:

Mikasa has supplied equipment for the FIVB since volleyball was first included on the Olympic Program at Tokyo’s first Olympic Games in 1964, and the V200W will be the official game ball for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. Mikasa shares the FIVB’s vision for sporting innovation and I believe that our ongoing relationship will go from strength to strength as we move forward together.”

Mikasa President Yuji Saeki said:

Our partnership with the FIVB has formed a fundamental relationship for our organization for many years, and I am delighted to launch the V200W, which will be seen and used around the world. It is my hope that the FIVB and Mikasa will share many more future moments like this.”

 

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