(Cinet) – On June 10, the VFV organized the 50 year anniversary of the establishment and honoured to receive the second class labour medal by the State. The Volleyball Federation of Vietnam was established and became the 156thmember of the World Volleyball Federation. In the 50th progress of the construction and development, Vietnam volleyball has participated into many big events such as Ganefo Sports Festival 1963 in Indonesia, Asian sub-Ganefo 1966 in Cambodia and SEA Games. About an achievement, it is considerably said that Vietnam male and female volleyball has gained silver medals in SEA Games. Nowadays, the volleyball is ranked in the second position by Vietnamese fans after a football like favorite sports. Form that, the VFV was honoured the second class labour medal by the Party and the State. Now, the VFV has decided to use two foreign coaches to guide two male and female teams with a hope to increase Vietnam volleyball into a higher position in the up-coming SEA Games 26.