Peru complete training phase in Santo Domingo
SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic, October 4, 2012 – The Peru
U-18 Girl’s National Team concluded in Santo Domingo the first
part of its training tour in preparation for the South American
The team is coached by Natalia Malaga, one of the most legendary
players in the history of Peruvian female volleyball and member
of the silver medal winning team at the 1988 Seoul Olympic
Fifteen Peruvian girls spent one week in Dominican Republic
training and playing daily scrimmage games with the Dominican
Republic team at the Santo Domingo Volleyball Complex.
During their stay in Santo Domingo, the Peruvians had the
opportunity to visit the historical part of the city and had a
rest day in Boca Chica Beach. The ambassador of Peru in
Dominican Republic, Mr. Enrique Palacios, attended a farewell
dinner offered to the Peruvian officials and technical staff.
The team traveled to Havana, Cuba on Wednesday to complete their