SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic, March 3, 2022
– The qualification system to the multi-sport
competition as well to the FIVB World
Championships was the key item during the Sport
Organizing Commission held virtually on
The meeting was directed by the president of the
commission Ariel Sainz, from Cuba, under the
supervision of the president of NORCECA
Cristobal Marte Hoffiz.
The members of the commission, including the
presidents of the four zonal associations within
NORCECA, were informed about the qualification
process to the Central American and Caribbean
Games in El Salvador 2023, the Pan American
Games in Santiago de Chile 2023 and to the
Olympic Games in Paris 2024.
The participants received a complete report on
the new competition system of the Volleyball
Nations League (VNL), the FIVB World
Championships and the ranking of FIVB and weight
factor for the different competitions including
the confederations events.
They also discussed different topics including
the competition calendar for the different zones
as well as NORCECA competitions of 2022 and
The participants also received a complete report
of activities for the years 2020 (only two
qualifying event to the Olympic Games) and 2021.