NORCECA confirms teams qualified to Pan Am Games Santiago 2023

CALI, Colombia, December 4, 2021.- NORCECA President Cristóbal Marte Hoffiz confirmed that Dominican Republic and Mexico in both genders qualified for the Pan American Games to be held in Santiago, Chile in 2023.

According to regulations at the I Junior Pan American Games Cali-Valle 2021 that is close to an end, NORCECA announced the one team per gender qualified for Santiago 2023 via the first edition of the Junior Pan Am Games as Dominican Republic in the men and Mexico in the women’s field.

During the recent Pan American Cups Final Six held in past September in Santo Domingo, Mexico in men and Dominican Republic in women were crowned champions winning a berth to the Pan American Games to be held in Santiago de Chile 2023, therefore the tickets available for NORCECA in Cali went to Dominican Republic in men and Mexico in women respectively.

Marte Hoffiz explained that the qualification process for Santiago 2023 started with the Pan American Cups and will continue next year, granting two more spots per gender for NORCECA “our Confederation has four spots per gender available for the Santiago Games, and both the Dominican and Mexican National Volleyball Federations have been informed that they must complete the entire qualification process, competing in every tournament to conserve their places”.