Seminar for Setters held in Costa Rica


SAN JOSE, Costa Rica, April 15, 2012 – A three-day seminar for setters was organized by the Costa Rica National Federation under the supervision of the FIVB Regional Development Center in Dominican Republic from April 11-14.


A total of 42 coaches from the seven countries of Central America took part in the seminar addressed by FIVB Instructor Alejandro Arconada of Argentina.


All the seven National Federations of AFECAVOL sub-zone received the support of NORCECA Confederation who sponsored the participation of ten of the coaches.


“The seminar was a complete success and the participants had the opportunity to exchange ideas with Mr. Arconada,” vice director of the Center, Ms. Yoana Mota said.



This seminar forms part of the NORCECA Development Plan and the objective is to increase the technical level of the coaches across the region and the preparation of the national teams for the 2012 World Championships qualification tournaments.


The objective of the celebration of these seminars and courses in different countries is to increase the number of participants from the nearest National Federations and it has proved to be a positive decision by the FIVB Regional Development Center in Dominican Republic under the direction of Professor Nelson Ramirez.