National Course of VIS and Data Volley in Santo Domingo



SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic, April 18, 2015 – The Dominican Republic National Volleyball Federation, in cooperation with NORCECA Confederation and the FIVB/NORCECA Regional Development Center, is running a VIS, Data Volley and Data Video Course in Santo Domingo.


The three-day course is under the direction of Yeivic Jimenez of Venezuela who is the statistician of the Dominican Republic Women’s National Team. He is assisted by VIS supervisors Yanida Pascual and Bienvenido Mateo of Dominican Republic.


Sixty participants hailing from the 32 provinces are receiving theoretical instructions and all of them will have the chance to practice at the U20 Women’s Pan American Cup that starts on Sunday in Santo Domingo.


Alexis Garcia, president of the Dominican Republic National Federation, Luis Mejia Oviedo, president of the Dominican Olympic Committee, and Cristobal Marte Hoffiz, president of NORCECA, both remarked on the importance of technology in today’s volleyball.


They also highlighted the fact that the Dominican Federation has organized three courses in less than a month.


All members of the control committee of the U20 Women’s Pan American Cup to be held in Santo Domingo from April 19 to 24 were also present at the opening ceremony of the course.