CUAUTITLAN, México, May 2, 2016 – An International Seminar for
Setters opened on Monday in this city of the State of Mexico
supervised by the NORCECA/FIVB Regional Volleyball Development
Center in Dominican Republic.
Twenty-four coaches hailing from different volleyball
associations of Mexico are taking part in the seminar under the
direction of FIVB Instructor Juan Cartagena with the
coordination of Ramon Gomez, president of the coaches’
commission of the Mexican Volleyball Federation.
The opening ceremony of the seminar was held at the Cuautitlan
High School where the theoretical classes are taking place,
chaired by Mr. Juan Galaviz Moran, president of the Volleyball
Association of the State of Mexico representing Mr. Jesus
Perales, president of the National Federation.
Also in attendance were Mr. Carlos Saldívar, former president of
the Municipality of Cuautitlan, and Ms. Lisandra Ramirez who is
representing the Regional Development Center.
Mr. Galaviz Moran expressed gratitude to the presidency of the
Mexican Federation for the opportunity to host the seminar and
said this is the first of many courses the local association is
willing to organize for the benefit of the Mexican coaches of
Meanwhile, Cartagena underlined the importance of a Setter
Seminar stating that “a good setter is the fundamental base of a
volleyball team and I hope the seminar can be a successful one
and the coaches will be able to transmit their experiences to