Giorgio Piola and Sutton Images bring you the Formula 1 technical updates on show in the Mexican GP pitlane, giving perception into the relentless development undertaken by means of the groups in pursuit of greater performance.
A take a look at Ferrari’s turning vanes which have been introduced as part of a bigger replace package for the Russian Grand Prix.
1955 In Mexico City, the U.S. National squad beats the Brazilian team 3-2 (15-7, 7-15, 13-15, 16-14 and 15-nine) to win its first medal (silver) in the Inaugural Women’s Volleyball Tournament on the Second Pan American Games (a performance it repeats in 1959 and 1963). This medal is the primary medal of any kind for the States in volleyball in an international championship.
1956 The United States of America, birthplace of volleyball, participates for the primary time inside the Women’s World Championships at Paris, France, in conjunction with athletes from sixteen other countries (Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Bulgaria, China, Czechoslovakia, East Germany, Israel, Luxembourg, Netherlands, North Korea, Poland, Romania, USSR, West Germany, and the host nation).
1959 The American crew finishes second in ladies’s volleyball on the III Pan American Games in Chicago, IL (in what can be the primary ladies’s international volleyball match on U.S. Soil), falling to Brazil inside the finals three-1 (15-7, 15-10, 9-15, 15-eleven).
1960 The countrywide squad participates at the FIVB World Championships at Rio de Janeiro (Brazil), coming in sixth among 10 nations.
1962 America declines to compete inside the World Championships within the Russian capital of Moscow in October.
1963 The IV Pan American Games (that’s held every four years considering that 1951) are held in Brazil and function an Olympian qualifier for ladies’s volleyball. On Brazilian soil, the U.S. Squad wins its third Pan American silver medal after dropping to Brazil (3-1:12-15, 15-12, 15-four, 15-11) within the finals.
1964 Volleyball is admitted as an Olympian sport for the first time within the 18th Olympiad in Japan and the U.S. Is one of the competition, after Brazil introduced their choice to cancel its participation as winner of the Pan American Games in 1963 (a Pre-Olympic tournament for athletes from Latin America and North America).
1964 Twelve athletes are decided on for the first U.S. Olympic women’s volleyball squad. They are: Linda Murphy, Jane Ward, Jean Gaertner, Lou Galloway, Verneda Thomas, Barbara Harweth, Patti Lucas-Bright, Gail O’ Rourke, Nancy Owen, Mary Jo Peppler, Mary Margaret Perry, and Sharon Peterson.
1964 The States becomes the first country from the Americas (from Alaska to Argentina) to compete inside the First Olympic Tournament, finishing in 5th location, behind Japan, USSR, Poland, and Romania.
1967 After now not competing in 1962, the U.S. Squad is runner-as much as Japan in the 5th World Championships at Tokyo.
1967 The underdog United States volleyball group makes worldwide headlines when they win the global event at the Winnipeg Pan American Games ( the u . S . A .’s first Pan American gold medal in ladies’s volleyball and first foremost global title) with the aid of defeating five opponents– Canada (three-zero: 15-6,15-five, 15-2), Peru (three-0:15-12, 15-8, 15-6), Mexico (three-0:15-7,15-4, 15-5), Cuba (3-zero:15-eight,15-eight,15-10) and the protecting champion Brazil (3-0:15-eight,15-10,15-12). The winner gets a berth in next yr’s Olympics within the metropolis of Mexico City.
1968 The United States sends players to the United Mexican States to compete in the Games of the 19th Olympiad. The North American u . S . Certified for the Olympiad in the Pan American Games a year in advance.
1969 The U.S. Volleyball group takes the bronze within the Inaugural Norceca (North and Central American and Caribbean regional volleyball championship) Tournament inside the Mexican capital.
1970 Under the management of Mary Jo Peppler, the countrywide facet competes in their 2d consecutive FIVB World Championship in the Balkan republic of Bulgaria, placing 11th. On Bulgarian soil, Miss Pepper — a member of the first U.S. Olympic girls’s volleyball squad at Tokyo’64 and 1967 Pan American Games women’s volleyball gold medalist– makes history as she is regarded as one of the top players on the earth (the primary American to accomplish that).
1971 The USA crew refuses to participate inside the Second Norceca Championship on Cuba.
1971 Surprisingly, the united states squad fails to qualify for the 1972 Munich Summer Olympics via completing sixth in the VI Pan American Games at Cali ( a city in southwest Colombia, South America), after their victory over Haiti 3-0 (15-7, 15-1, 15-7).
1973 In the regional championship in the Mexican border town of Tijuana, the U.S. Beats hosts (defending champion) three-2 (15-10, three-15, 2-15, sixteen-14, 15-11) to win the bronze medal, clinching America’s first appearance in the World Cup.
1973 Young-up-and-coming player Flora “Flo” Jean Hyman makes her essential debut on the World University Games inside the USSR/Soviet Union. Without a doubt, she could be the most well-known female participant in U.S volleyball records.
1973 The United States is certainly one of 12 countries to compete in the Inaugural World Cup competition inside the South American republic of Uruguay, one of the most prestigious ladies’s volleyball tournaments alongside the FIVB World Championship, the Grand Prix, and the Summer Games.
1973 South Korean-born Park Moo, who later became educate of the 1976 Canadian Olympic facet, works with a brand new U.S. Team.
1974 The American group -made of six first-rate athletes: Paula Ditner, Leslie Knudsen, Debra Landreth, Susan Woodstra, Roxane Elías & Debbie Green– finishes twelfth on the FIVB World Championship at Guadalajara (Mexico).
1974-1975 15-year-old Debbie Green will become the youngest participant in U.S records.
1975 Los Angeles (CA) hosts the IV Norceca Tournament. After defeating Mexico (3-2) and Canada (three-zero), the host u . S . Finishes second in the nearby championship, triumphing the proper to compete at the 1976 Pre-Olympic Tournament in Heidelberg, West Germany.
1975 The U.S. Ladies’s volleyball team fails to qualify for the medal spherical within the Seventh Pan American Games, in spite of defeating Mexico (the host country) 3-2 (6-15, 7-15, 15-12, sixteen-14, 15-eleven) inside the first round.
1975-1984 Arie Selinger is called Head Coach of the USA Women’s Squad. Mr. Selinger has been praised by means of sportswriters and specialists for his paintings with large gamers, turning into an international pioneer in the sport of volleyball.
1976 After tough games towards Bulgaria and East Germany and 3 victories over Switzerland, Poland, and the host Germans, the American squad, under Selinger as a head coach, fails to qualify for the 1976 Montreal Olympic Games by means of completing in fourth place in the Pre-Olympic Tournament at Heidelberg (Federal Republic of Germany).
1976 The Peruvian facet, led via its predominant athlete Mercedes “Meche” Gonzalez (who later performed inside the country of Arizona), makes a journey to U.S. To play friendly games towards the American group of Arie Selinger.
1977 In the V Norceca World Cup Qualifying in Santo Domingo (Dominican Republic), the united statesaspect — spearheaded via the top-magnificence volleyball participant Flo Hyman — takes the silver medal after losing to arch-rival Cuba three-1 (15-2, 15-thirteen, eight-15, 15-13).