All teams set for NORCECA Maeva Beach Volleyball
MANZANILLO, Colima, September 30, 2010 - Ten women’s couples and
eleven men’s duos will take part in the 2010 NORCECA Maeva Beach
Volleyball Circuit, where Mexicans Aldo Miramontes and Juan
Virgen will defend their gold medal from last year’s event.
All has been set ready by the organizing committee, after the
technical meeting held this Thursday, with the presence of
important authorities. The former international beach volleyball
player, Mayra Huerta, president of the Beach Volleyball
Commission of the Mexican Volleyball Federation (FMVB), welcomed
the complete delegation on behalf of Ismael Acosta, president of
the Mexican Federation.
In her speech, Huerta thanked the Norceca Confederation for the
support of the youth Mexican teams in this type of competitions,
and also encouraged them to give their best effort, yet one of
these teams will qualify directly to de London 2012 Olympic
Miguel Beato Cruz, chief delegate of Norceca in Maeva 2010,
recognized the work of the organizing committee, predicting this
stage will be the best in this circuit.
The General Director of Club Maeva, Hector Sanchez Ochoa,
welcomed the competitors on behalf of the 600 employees of this
hotel, and considered this circuit a tournament where friendship
is always present.
David Ballesteros Peralta, Sports Director of Colima, gave a
warm welcome while representing Mario Anguiano Moreno, Governor
of the State of Colima, to which he referred as “the volleyball
capital of Mexico”.
After these words, the presentation of the teams, both genders,
To end this technical meeting, Arnaldo Sanchez, competition
delegate of Norceca, and Miguel Ramirez, referees delegate of
this same confederation, explained the players about the
technical details of the tournament.
Yeondry Kindelan-Sergio González (CUB), Erick Garrido-Andy
Leonardo (GUA), Josh Binstock-Andrew Hinchey (CAN 1), Maverick
Hatch-Jessi Lelliot (CAN 2), Roberto Rodriguez-Orlando Irizarry
(PUR), Mitch Daniel-Eargemell de Cuba (ARU), and in Mexico´s
case there are five teams, leaded by Aldo Miramontes-Juan Virgen
(MEX1), Ulises Ontiveros-Lombardo Ontiveros (MEX 2), Edgar
Barajas-Roberto Gonzalez (MEX 3), Jorge Barajas-Valdemar Valdes
(MEX 4) y Marco Macías-Juan Revuelta (MEX5).
Nirian Sinal-Kirenia Ballard (CUB), Natalia Alfaro-Katherine
Acevedo (CRC), Maria Jose Orellana-Anna Ramirez (GUA), Kacie Mac
Tavish-Kristini Valjas (CAN 1), Tammy Thomas-Kristina Vlcek (CAN
2), Yarleen Santiago-Darian Acevedo (PUR), and Mexicans Martha
Revuelta-Xitlally Herrera (MEX1), Vanessa Virgen-Rosario Reyes (MEX
2), Natalia Sanchez-Gabriela Valencia (MEX 3) y Gabriela
Chavez-Mara Gamez (MEX 4).