I feel sick. I am nervous and my stomach is turning. Six people in a 9x6 volleyball field waiting for the referee whistle. The match has started, my mind moves to another world, where there is nothing besides
striped ball. Serving, running, passing and smashing: we got the first point and enthusiasm
applause. The emotion turns
concentration and determination.
lot of up's and down's accompany the whole match. At the we won???
the most important match of the championship: we were not going to relegate anymore. It was the energy, the teamwork and the perseverance
, that day, made me feel as if I had reached a great accomplishment. I am not the best athlete ever, but volleyball makes me feel free: while my body is under physical effort my mind literally flies and
. Volleyball is the way I express the belief I have in my instinct, the motivation and the need of help I necessitate to improve every day.