Twelve men’s teams to play NORCECA Championship in Colorado
SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic, June 10, 2017 – Twelve men’s
teams will participate in the NORCECA Continental Championship
to be held in Colorado Springs, United States from September 24
to October 2.
Five berths to the 2018 FIVB World Championship in Bulgaria and
Italy will be up-for-grabs at the competition.
The participating teams are hosts United States, Canada, Costa
Rica, Cuba, Mexico, Puerto Rico, the top two qualified teams
from the tournaments of ECVA and CAZOVA plus Guatemala and
Dominican Republic who qualified from the tournament held in
It was also announced that the women’s continental championship
will consist of three tournaments to be held in Dominican
Republic, Canada and Trinidad & Tobago where the top two ranked
teams will earn tickets to the FIVB Women’s World Championship
The event in Vancouver, Canada will have the teams from the
hosts, Cuba, Nicaragua and the top teams from ECVA from
September 26 to October 1.
The one in Trinidad & Tobago will have Mexico, Costa Rica, the
second ranked team from ECVA and the hosts from October 4 to 9.
The Dominican Republic will host Puerto Rico, Guatemala and the
top ranked team from the CAZOVA event from October 11 to 16.