Twenty courses and seminars to be held in 2013
SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic, February 22, 2013 – Twenty
courses and seminars have been programmed this year by the FIVB
Regional Development Center in Dominican Republic.
Nelson Ramirez, director of the center, presented a report of
the activities in 2012 and the projection for 2013 during the
Development Commission meeting held on Friday at NORCECA
headquarters in Santo Domingo.
The activities of the center extended to several countries of
the region in order to offer an easier access to the potential
In addition to four events held in the center at Santo Domingo
in 2012, the High Performance Center in Tijuana, Mexico hosted
three courses. Others courses took place in Trinidad & Tobago,
Costa Rica, Saint Lucia, Antigua & Barbuda and Jamaica.
A total of 257 participants attended the courses and seminars of
Development, Liberos, Setters, Data Volley, Beach Referees,
Indoor Referees, Middle Blockers and Coaches Level I and II.
Instructors Juan Cartagena of Puerto Rico and Joao Moraes Campos
of Brazil made reports about their activities in the zones of
CAZOVA and ECVA respectively.
It was also reported that eleven FIVB Volleyball Cooperation
Program (VCP) courses took place in the NORCECA region with
three of them held in Haiti.
Marta Centeno de Sajche, Mushtaque Mohammed and Glenn Quinlan,
presidents of AFECAVOL, CAZOVA and ECVA attended the meeting.