Dr. Graça encourage
leaders to attract people to volleyball
SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic, October 24, 2020 – FIVB
President Dr. Ary S.
encouraged the members of NORCECA Confederation to continue
working hard in the promotion of volleyball and beach volleyball
in their region.
The FIVB President pronounced the opening words of the XXV
NORCECA Congress inviting the National Federations to use the
development platforms available in FIVB while underlining the
contributions of the institution to NORCECA NF since the nucleus
project was launched.
He also said volleyball leaders in each country need to use
their imagination to attract people to volleyball events.
The FIVB President also praised the Dominican Republic as a
county from the Caribbean whose women’s volleyball team has been
among the top ten in the world rankings for several years thanks
to hard working and good management.
He also pointed out that Mexico, a country of the NORCECA
region, will host one of the age-group world championships
scheduled to take place in 2021, specifically the Girls’ U18.
spoke about the successful marketing efforts carried by FIVB in
the past few years compared to the past and also the use of
television and new media to promote the sport of Volleyball and