Ecuador

Main Sports

Volleyball

  • Ecuador volleyball is best known as Ecuavolley.
  • This game is played by two teams and has one heavy ball, 3 vs. 3
  • The court is made of anything they can find and played outside.
  • The net is higher and tighter because guys play this as well.
  • The play two sets to 15 points.
  • names of the positons are the setter, the flyer, and the server.
  • The judge makes the calls


Soccer

  • Tale Time
  • Made appearences to the World Cup.
  • Top Retired--- Augstin Delgado (male)
  • Top still playing---- Christian Benitez
  • Best Professional Teams--- Barcelona and Emelec
  • Top Sport
  • Every city, town, and village play soccer
  • Professional Team(s)

Cock Fighting

Blood Sport--- Between Two Roosters or cocks---specially bred----forbidden in most countries

Baseball

  • Only 15 teams
  • Rules are same as USA
  • One of most famous sports in Ecuador
  • Has no famous
  • FUN FACT!

Bull Fighting

  • Started in late 16 century
  • Festivals and small towns
  • FUN FACT!

Website Adresses

"Ecuador." CultureGrams Online Edition. ProQuest, 2013. Web. 24 Jan 2013.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ecua-volley 1 January 2013 at 22:05 Wikimedia Foundation, Inc

Ecua-volley

Cockfight Arena. 2005. Photograph. Collection of CultureGrams. ProQuest, 2013. Web. 25 Jan 2013.

Cockfighting. 2003. Photograph. Collection of CultureGrams. ProQuest, 2013. Web. 25 Jan 2013.

Professional Soccer. 2008. Photograph. Collection of CultureGrams. ProQuest, 2013. Web. 25 Jan 2013.

Soccer Game. 2004. Photograph. Collection of CultureGrams. ProQuest, 2013. Web. 25 Jan 2013.

Volleyball Game. 2010. Photograph. Collection of CultureGrams. ProQuest, 2013. Web. 25 Jan 2013.

Pesäpallo. 2006. Photograph. Collection of CultureGrams. ProQuest, 2013. Web. 25 Jan 2013.

Baseball Win. 2011. Photograph. Collection of CultureGrams. ProQuest, 2013. Web. 29 Jan 2013.

Bullfight. 1999. Photograph. Collection of CultureGrams. ProQuest, 2013. Web. 29 Jan 2013.

http://justliveitnow.blogspot.com/2010/04/bullfighting.html April 27th, 2010, Blogspot

Rob. R. Ecuador and the Galapagos Island. Paris France: Coney Planet Publications, 1997.(Book)

A Brief History of National Football in Ecuador. BootsAllTravelNetwork. www.ecuador.worldcupblog.org 2010

Ecuador National Football Team. Wikipedia. January 19, 2013. <en.wikipedia.org>

Ecuador. Wikipedia. January 22, 2013 <en.wikipedia.org>

Reference. Tom Tango. January 23, 2013 www.baseballreference.com

Baseball. Wikipedia. January 23, 2013. www.wikipedia.org

Sport in Ecuador. Wikipedia. January 23, 2013 www.wikipedia.org

Baseball/ St. Petersburg. Wikipedia/ Joe Bourdan. January 23,2013. www.wikipedia.org

Bullfighting and festivals in Ecuador. New media holdings. January 25, 2013. www.ecuador.com

Cocks Fighting. Wikipedia. January 22, 2013, www.wikipedia.org

Cocks. Wikipedia. January 20, 2013. www.wikipedia.org

Cocks in Ecuador. Wikipedia. January 22, 2013. www.wikipedia.org