FIVB Beach Volleyball U19 World Championships

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Torneo intercontinental especial del Sub 21 en Umag


Ahmed Fahmy Farag y Abdelerahman Fayed de Egipto son uno de los equipos que compiten en el torneo intercontinental

Umag, Croacia, 22 de junio de 2013 - La FIVB está organizando un torneo intercontinental este fin de semana en Umag para dar a equipos ya eliminados en el Campeonato Mundial Sub-21 la oportunidad de ganar un poco más de experiencia de juego. Ocho equipos masculinos de África, América del Norte, América del Sur y Asia competirán en un formato de eliminatorias.

El propósito del evento es ofrecer a los equipos participantes la oportunidad de desarrollar aún más su juego, y también promoverá la transferencia de conocimientos y el intercambio de culturas.

"Con el apoyo del promotor y el personal nos gustaría organizar este evento intercontinental para los países que son de reciente desarrollo e inversión en el voleibol playa. Este será el punto de partida, donde pueden preparar sus jóvenes talentos para su futura carrera en el voleibol playa ", dijo el Supervisor Técnico FIVB Yu Chao.

Los equipos participantes son Burundi, Togo, Namibia, Egipto, Trinidad y Tobago, Santa Lucía, Venezuela e Irán. La primera ronda de programación es el siguiente:

18.00: Togo - Trinidad e Irán - Egipto
18.50: Burundi - Santa Lucía y Venezuela - Namibia

Los cuatro ganadores avanzan a la semifinal a las 14.00 el domingo. La final se escenifica a las 16.00 horas en la pista central, justo antes de los partidos de medallas de los Campeonatos Mundial Sub 21.


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