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Classic pepper

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Diagram for the volleyball drill 'Classic pepper'

A sets the ball to B, B spikes the ball to C, and C digs the ball to A. Now, A sets the ball to C, C spikes the ball to B, and B digs the ball to A. A sets to B again, and the drill continues in the same way. In short, A is the designated setter.


  • A is the designated spiker. B and C dig and set.
  • A is the designated digger. B and C set and spike.
Basics: Standing spike Defence: Dig Drill type: Cooperating group without net Setting: Overhead