International Beach Volleyball Course, inaugurated in Mexico
TIJUANA, Mexico, July 21, 2017 - The International Beach
Volleyball Course was officially inaugurated at the
FIVB-Norceca Regional Development Centre in Baja California,
Mexico on Friday.
Candidates from Colombia and Mexico, have met to begin with the
work and activities of the course taught by Brazilian instructor
Magda Falcao de Lima.
Activities began with the theoretical sessions that at the same
time were completed online, as part of the innovations developed
by the FIVB. Also some planning dynamics were developed in the
Opening Ceremony was led by the Centre’s Operations Director,
Alberto Arreola Sánchez, who addressed the attendants on behalf
of Norceca President, Cristobal Marte Hoffiz.
Jorge Almada Bravo, Baja California Sports and Physical Culture
Institute and Norceca Confederation was also present and
welcomed the candidates on behalf of Institute and Centre
General Director, Saul Castro Verdugo.
For five days, attendees will have the opportunity to update and
learn a little more about the new trends in beach volleyball, a
sport that has grown in popularity around the world after its
success in world competitions as well as in Olympic Games.
During the afternoon, after the opening act, the practical
sessions took place in the fields of the Development Centre,
where attendees held ball practices and studied situations of
The course will continue the weekend and conclude on Tuesday 25
with the final evaluation and closing and certification ceremony
to those who pass the classroom and court tests.