AFECAVOL held its General Assembly
GUATEMALA CITY, Guatemala, February 14, 2013 - The Association
of Central American Volleyball Federations (AFECAVOL) held their
annual general assembly, presided over by its President Marta
Centeno de Sajché, accompanied by Nelson Ramirez, General
Manager of NORCECA.
The main topic discussed by the presidents of the seven national
federations during the two-day sessions was the development
plans for the region.
The representatives also presented their reports and reviewed
the regulations and competition formats for the tournaments in
Central America, the qualifying system for the Youth Olympic
Games and the second round World Championship Tournaments.
“Each country presented their development proposals and the
requirements for its execution, as well as the confirmation of
host countries for different events in the region. We also
reviewed the opening of the Development Centre in Guatemala”
Ramirez was impressed with the organizational performance and
the growth of AFECAVOL
“This is the institution with more advance and progress within
the NORCECA Confederation and it as was shown during the finals
at the Men’s Central American Championship,” he said. “The
support from NORCECA is unconditional in the areas of economic
resources, sports equipment, the organization of tournaments,
and the participation of AFECAVOL in the continental,
Pan-American and World Championships.”
The assembly concluded with the commitment to open the
Development Centre in Guatemala which will allow a better
instruction for the countries of the Central American zone and
to make volleyball the number one sport in the region.