Final touches at the Cordoba Arena for Central American Games
CORDOBA, Veracruz, Mexico, October 26, 2014 - The Cordoba Arena
is almost ready and with some important upgrades as times gets
closer for the Central American and Caribbean Games of Veracruz
The facilities that will be used for the Volleyball Tournament
are located in a complex that also includes a training
gymnasium, known popularly as “El Mexicano Gym”, as well as
three external warm-up courts protected with a roof in case of
Last and final touches have taken part inside the main court
after the instalation of the playing surface, that will be
equipped with Sport Court. This surface is already set inside
the training gym as well as on the warm-up areas.
Illumination area is also ready to operate inside the facility,
that will also count on with tribune stands with a capacity for
1,500 seated persons. In the long term, this venue will also be
used for many activities.
The arena will also have additional sections that will be used
as working rooms for the local organizing committee as well as
for the control committee asigned for the Central American and
On the same way, it will have locker rooms for competing teams,
judges and referees.
Norceca Press Commision Personnel as well as members of the
local organizing committee (COVER) assigned to the Cordoba task
force visited the facilities at the arena, to identify the
operational areas such as the interview room and press working
This visit to the arena was as part of the activities of the
seminar and training sessions for comunications and media
relations staff members that will work at this venue during the
Cordoba is a city with a huge volleyball and other sports fan
base. Recently many children and teenagers have responded to
take part as volunteers as well as to attend to a practical
clinic and a series of rehearsals held by the VIS Commission at
“El Mexicano Gym”.
The Central American and Caribbean Games will begin on November
14, with the Opening Ceremony taking part at the Luis “Pirata”
Fuente Stadium in Veracruz with several performing artists.