First Round of Pan Am Cup successfully concludes in Huacho
HUACHO, Peru June 12, 2013 - For three days the city of Huacho
lived a great experience with the best volleyball teams from the
continent performing at the Women’s Movistar Pan American Cup.
Huacho hosted the Pool C matches, and on the final day of the
first round, all the volunteers assigned to the different
commissions at the “Mayor Francisco Antonio Suarez Pichilingue”
in the Province of Huaura as well as the members of the Control
Committee of Norceca and CSV participated at the official photo
“We want to thank the Pan American Volleyball Union President,
Mr. Cristobal Marte Hoffiz and also to NORCECA
Vice President, Mr. Saul Castro Verdugo for their confidence and
the opportunity to fulfill this responsibility,” said Alberto
Arreola Sanchez, competition director in the host city of Huacho.
“Everybody did a great job, they showed a great commitment in
this task force. Judith Sandino from Nicaragua, was in charge of
the VIS; Marcelo Wangler from Brasil, with the Appealing
Sub-Commission; Guillermo Paredes from Argentina worked with the
Referees, Doctor Julio Echevarria was in charge of the Medical
Commission and we also want to thank Arturo Couoh and Ernesto
Beltre who were in charge of Press and Photography,” he added.
The President of the Norceca Finance Commission and also FIVB
member appreciated the cooperation and support of the Local
Organizing Committee that was directed by legendary Seoul 1988
Olympic medalist, Rosa Garcia.
“We are very glad and delighted for the way the competition was
developed. It was a great chance to bring the best of Americas
in terms of women’s volleyball with the teams of Brazil,
Dominican Republic, Colombia and Mexico,” he said.
The referees assigned for this venue were Marvin Mora (Costa
Rica), Lourdes Pérez (Cuba), Rocío Huarcaya (Perú) and Andrew
Arreola also talked about the coordination between the Peruvian
Volleyball Federation, presided by Luis Linares. He also
appreciated the cooperation of the transportation and operations
areas at the competition venues.
“They helped us a lot. All the people who are joint for this
tournament have given the best. There are members from many
countries and I also want to thank the Peruvian Sport Institute
for providing such a great place like the coliseum,” Arreola
“It is also very important to appreciate the Mexican Volleyball
Federation and his president, Mr. Jesus Perales Navarro for the
confidence for us to colaborate in benefit of our sport.”