Volleyball Fest, to take part in Tijuana
TIJUANA, Mexico, December 7 2017 – The
FIVB-Norceca Regional Development Center authorities began with
the planification and preparation of the FIVB Children’s
Volleyball Fest in Baja California.
This Festival will take place at the Center
facilities on December 17th, according to the program that was
presented during the first coordination meeting on Tuesday.
One of the main goals is to promote the practice
of volleyball and the sport itself among boys and girls as part
of the worldwide strategy set by the International Volleyball
Federation (FIVB) known as “Volleyball your way”. This program
has been developed successfully in many countries of Africa and
South America, for example.
Activities are expected to begin very early, at
8:30 AM, local time on Saturday 17th, with the arrival of
participants. Immediately, there will be some warm-up sessions
and the fundamentals’ clinics among teams and clubs from all
over the Baja California región.
Thus, the presence of international instructors
like Argelio Hernandez of Cuba, and Juan Cartagena of Puerto
Rico, is expected. Both of them have directed courses and
seminars at least a couple of times at the Development Center in
The festival will be possible thanks to a joint
effort of the FIVB, the Norceca Volleyball Confederation, he
Baja California Sports and Physical Culture Institute as well as
the Baja California State Volleyball Association.