Guatemala prepares for Men’s Central American Cup 


GUATEMALA CITY, Guatemala, January 22, 2013. –The XVII Men’s Central American Volleyball Cup will be held in Guatemala City from February 2-9.


All the countries of the region, with the exception of Belize, will take part in the competition to be held at the Teodoro Palacios Flores Gymnasium of the country’s capital.


Costa Rica are the reigning champions after winning the biennial competition last time held in El Salvador in 2011.


The National Federation of Guatemala, presided over by Enrique Santis, held a joint preparation meeting with the members of the Control Committee and the Organizing Committee.


During the meeting, Santis explained the organizing details to the representatives of the appointed commissions including Mrs Marta Centeno, president of AFECAVOL and of the control committee.


“Guatemala is ready to organize a successful tournament and the organizing committee has the support of all the members of the control committee,” Santis said.”We have been making the final adjustments, among them, the live TV transmissions of all Guatemala’s matches.”