NORCECA donates equipment to Dominican University



SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic, April 9, 2015 – NORCECA Confederation donated the volleyball equipment to be utilized by the teams of Autonomous University of Santo Domingo in their preparation ahead of the Central American and Caribbean University Games.


The fifteenth edition of the multi-sport event, to be held in Panama City from August 16 to 22, includes women’s and men’s volleyball in the competition program. Around 1,200 athletes from 17 countries are expected to take part.


Nelson Ramirez, Executive Director of NORCECA, presented balls, scoreboards and other equipment to Felix Martinez Bido, director of the sport department of the state university.


The competition will take place at Jose Remon Gymnasium of Panama City under the rules of the International Volleyball Federation (FIVB). The organizing committee is presided over by Professor Sonia Stapf.


The participation of the Dominica Republic is under the supervision of the Dominican University Athletic Council presided over by Apolinar Peralta.