Volleyball and Beach Volleyball expand in Bermuda
BERMUDA, March 13, 2012 – The Bermuda Volleyball Association
will increase its participation in regional events three years
after running a Development Plan established by NORCECA
“Now we can say the foundation is firmly established in order to
maintain a sustainable program,” NORCECA instructor Juan
“During our past visits we worked in creating the pyramid of
development and the expansion of the program to all areas,”
Cartagena added. “During these three years we conducted national
courses and today they have a coaches’ commission with 10
The Bermuda Volleyball Association also started a Cool Volley
program that will serve as the seed for the development of youth
and junior players who are now members of national teams
including the senior level.
“That’s the first step toward national teams composed
exclusively by native Bermudians within a three-year period,” he
The national teams have already started their preparation for
next year’s ECVA volleyball tournament and the beach volleyball
program is just underway.
Bermuda Volleyball Association has requested to host a first
round World Championship Qualification Tournament next August
and volleyball as a sport continues to expand reaching schools
via Cool Volley and Mass Volley programs.