Men’s Volleyball kicks off the Junior Pan American Games Cali-Valle 2021

CALI, Colombia, November 24, 2021. - The Men’s Volleyball tournament will kick off the first edition of the Junior Pan American Games Cali-Valle 2021 at the Evangelista Mora Coliseum from November 26-30 in Cali, Colombia.


The multi-sports event, organized by Panam Sports, gathers under 23 athletes from the Americas as an effort to promote the new generations of athletes and support sports development.


Eight national teams will take part of the event, four from the NORCECA Confederation and four from the South American Confederation, both part of the Pan American Union of Volleyball.


The competition qualifies two national teams to the 2023 Pan American Games to be held in Santiago, Chile; the top final ranking team from NORCECA and the top final ranking team from CSV.


Teams are distributed in two groups, with host Colombia, Puerto Rico, Argentina and Guatemala in pool A, and Mexico, Brazil, Dominican Republic and Chile in pool B.


The preliminary round will be held from November 26 to 28, with the first and second places of each pool advancing into cross over semifinals, while third and fourth positions will play for placing matches on November 29. Medal matches will be held on November 30.


Check out live streaming on https://www.panamsportschannel.org/cali-2021


Preliminary round schedule (all local-time)


Friday November 26

12:00    Brazil vs Dominican Republic

14:30    Mexico vs Chile

18:00    Puerto Rico vs Argentina

20:30    Colombia vs Guatemala


Saturday November 27

12:00    Brazil vs Chile

14:30    Mexico vs Dominican Republic

18:00    Puerto Rico vs Guatemala

20:30    Colombia vs Argentina


Sunday November 28

12:00    Dominican Republic vs Chile

14:30    Mexico vs Brazil

18:00    Argentina vs Guatemala

20:30    Colombia vs Puerto Rico