PUNTA CANA, Dominican Republic, April 12, 2022 –
The double gender Punta Cana Beach Volleyball
Qualification Tournament to the World
Championship will take place in the eastern part
of the Dominican Republic on April 16-17.
Canada, Dominican Republic, U.S. Virgin Islands
and Trinidad & Tobago are fielding teams in both
genders. Netherlands Antilles and Cuba are going
to have pairs in the women’s event while Costa
Rica and Nicaragua will have teams in the men’s
These teams will be divided into two pools of
three teams each with the top two advancing to
the semifinal round. The two winners will get
automatic tickets to the world championship in
Italy from June 7-19.
Pool A Men:
Nicaragua, Costa Rica and Dominican Republic.
Pool B Men: Canada, Trinidad and Tobago and
U.S. Virgin Islands. Pool A Women:
Canada, Trinidad and Tobago and Dominican
Republic. Pool B Women: Cuba, U.S. Virgin
Islands and Netherlands Antilles.
CAN Daniel Dearing/Sam Schachter, CRC Daniel
Dyner/Sebastián Valenciano, DOM Oscar Martínez/Hayerling
de Jesús, NCA Rubén Mora/Denis López, ISV Marc
Lomeli/Daniel Samuelson, TTO Daneil
AHO Angjeny Tolentino/Shurdelys Meulens, CAN
Megan McNamara/Nicole McNamara, CUB Leila
Martínez/Lidy Echeverría, DOM Julibeth Payano/Jeneiry
Rosario, ISV Taylor Nutterfield/Melanie
Valenciana, TTO La Teisha Joseph/Apphia Glasgow.