Successful site visit completed in Bahrain
Competition and training venues were part of the first inspection visit, which also included the hotels which will welcome tournament officials and participants.
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At the end of the inspection tour, Wongprasert wished the organisers every success in the months running up to the event. A meeting was also held with Bahrain Olympic Committee Secretary General Abdulrahman Sadeq Askar, who expressed his support for the Bahrain Volleyball Association.
This 2017 edition of the FIVB Volleyball Boys' U19 World Championship will take place in Bahrain from August 18 to 27. As many as twenty countries will participate in the event, including six from the European Volleyball Confederation, four from the North, Central American and Caribbean (NORCECA) and Asian Confederations, three from South America and two from Africa. They will join hosts Bahrain, who qualify automatically for the competition.
The 2015 edition of the Boys' U19 World Championship held in Argentina was won by Poland. Click here to read more.