Beach Volleyball Course in El Salvador
SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador, March 25, 2014 – The National
Volleyball Federation of El Salvador is running an International
Coaches Course of Beach Volleyball in collaboration with the
Regional Development Center in the Dominican Republic.
The course, with the support of the International Volleyball
Federation (FIVB) and the NORCECA Confederation, is taking place
at the premises of the Salvadorian Volleyball Federation located
in the Jose Adolfo Pineda National Gymnasium of San Salvador.
Mauro Hernandez of Venezuela, who has had a successful playing
career and is a certified FIVB Instructor, is the director of
the course that runs from March 24-28.
Hernandez won the gold medal at the 2010 Central American Games
in Mayaguez, Puerto Rico and also claimed the silver medal at
the 2011 Pan American Games in Guadalajara, Mexico.
Nineteen natives of El Salvador, including players, teachers,
coaches and staff from municipalities, are participating in the
four-day course along with 10 international participants from
Colombia, Costa Rica, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama and
Trinidad & Tobago.
The objective of the course is to increase the number of
national coaches with all the requirements to secure a better
formation of beach volleyball athletes and better results at the