Official presentation Fifth Stage NORCECA BVB in La Paz
LA PAZ, México, 6 de junio de 2019.-
The organizing committee of the fifth stage of the NORCECA Beach
Volleyball Tour hosted for the fourth consecutive year in La
Paz, Baja California, made the official announcement of the
event that starts on Friday with twenty five teams representing
The general director of the Sports Institute of Baja California
Sur, José Ávila Geraldo, said
“it’s taken great effort to reach all the requirements for this
highly-competitive event, mostly, to please the more than 3,000
spectators to support the matches staged in the two courts at
Playa del Malecón en La Paz”.
Nubia Estella Barranza Anaya, president of the Baja California
Sur Volleyball Association, invited all the fans to support this
spectacular event and thanked the Mexican Volleyball Federation
and NORCECA for trusting La Paz as hosts.
Daymian Stewart, Competition Director on behalf of NORCECA
President Cristobal Marte Hoffiz thanked the organizing
committee to bring the Beach Tour once again to La Paz; stating
that the event grants valuable ranking points for th Olympic
cycle events, “our prestigious NORCECA Tour is the most
important beach volleyball tournament of our Confederation, a
qualifier for World Championships and Olympics”.
Mexican player Stephanie Burnside said “this is the third time I
come to La Paz; it’s an honor to be in front of such a warm
audience, who supports us all the time and makes us feel at
home, it’s a beautiful venue, one of the country’s best”.
Alos, Lolette Rodríguez of Nicaragua commented “I am pleased to
be here in La Paz once again, there is always high expectations,
this is an amazing venue set by the organizers, the fans here a
The competition will be held from June 7-10, starting at noon
and will be televised by a local tv station.