Guatemala to host U19 Boys Pan American Cup

GUATEMALA CITY, Guatemala, May 19 2022. - The fourth edition of the U19 Boys Pan American Cup, which grants three berths to the 2023 FIVB World Championship, will be held in Guatemala City from May 23-28.


The event will be held at Guatemala’s City Dome, starting on Monday 23rd and ending on Saturday 28th with four daily matches, except on Thursday 26th with two matches of the quarterfinal round.


The U19 Pan Am Cup features national teams from Chile, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Honduras, Mexico, Puerto Rico, United States and host country Guatemala.


Teams have been distributed in two groups, with Dominican Republic, Guatemala, Honduras and Puerto Rico in Group A, while Group B composition is  Chile, Costa Rica, Mexico and United States.


The official announcement was made by Carlos Enrique Santis Rangel, President of the Guatemalan National Volleyball Federation during a press conference on Thursday, alongside members of the control committee and organizing committee at the Guatemalan Sports Confederation.


Matches will be steamed on Facebook Live Fnvg Voleibol Guate except for all Guatemala’s matches that will be streamed exclusively on Facebook Live Comité Olímpico Guatemalteco


The Pan Am Cup offers three tickets for the top ranked teams from NORCECA that aren’t already qualified to the FIVB World Championship.


Cuba was crowned champion during the past edition in 2019 in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.

Past edition podium


Year    Gold    Silver  Bronze

2011     BRA      PUR       USA

2017     MEX      CHI       PUR

2019     CUB      MEX       DOM