NORCECA preparing for Barranquilla
BARRANQUILLA, Colombia, July 18, 2018 - Members of the NORCECA
control committee have celebrated several meetings and
inspections in preparation for the Barranquilla 2018 XXIII
Central American and Caribbean Games.
All the technical details are under the supervision NORCECA
President and FIVB First Vice-President, Cristóbal Marte Hoffiz,
with collaboration of NORCECA delegates who arrived on Tuesday.
NORCECA is organizing four competitions, starting off with the
women’s volleyball tournament on Friday; “our Confederation has
the necessary experience and know how to make a successful four
tournament-event” indicated Cristobal Marte, who has held
several working sessions with the Organizing Committee “COBAR”.
Being a multisport event, NORCECA’s inspections have been very
complex, in order to refine every single detail at the Humberto
Perea Coliseum, venue constructed specifically for volleyball.
Ariel Sainz, NORCECA competition Director, presented a
preliminary report alongside the local Technical Director José
Polchlopek, explaining significant progress at the competition
Also, Judith Sandino VIS NORCECA Delegate, has conducted a
three-day workshop to fourteen volunteers (volleyball players)
since Sunday, who will be collecting all the necessary data for
the statistical information for both women and men volleyball
The referee, press and info-technology commissions also held
their respective inspections with the local delegates, checking
that every need for the competition kick off.