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Dates of NORCECA Congress in Costa Rica confirmed

SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic, June 11, 2017 – The XXIV NORCECA Congress will take place in San Jose, Costa Rica on October 28-29 it was confirmed on Sunday on the last day of the Executive Committee and Board of Administration meeting.

Edgar Alvarado Ardon, president of the Costa Rican Volleyball Federation and president of the Central American Volleyball Federations Association (AFECAVOL) presented a report on the organization of the biennial event.

Also, Arateide Caceres presented a report on the state of the Central American and Caribbean Games to be held next year in Barranquilla, Colombia with eight volleyball teams per gender and twenty four pairs per gender in beach volleyball.

Indhira Ramirez, director of the beach volleyball department announced the updated calendar of events that includes two stops in Ocho Rios, Jamaica and two others in Varadero, Cuba. The NORCECA Circuit will consists of nine stages.

The presidents of the Refereeing, Medical, Marketing, Legal and Statistics Commissions of NORCECA Confederation also presented their annual report of activities during the third and last day of meetings by the Executive Committee and Board of Administration.