Delegations for Tucuman stop on South American Beach Volleyball tour announced
April 9, 2014 – With the seventh stop of the South American Beach Tour round
the corner Argentina’s city of Tucuman is fully prepared for delegations to
arrive on Thursday to start the competition on Friday at the Hilton Garden Inn
Hotel in Tucuman.
A total of 16 teams per gender representing different countries on the continent will take part in a competition that promises great success.
The Argentina delegation will include 16 pairs, seven women's and six men's with other teams arriving from Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay and Venezuela.
Using the South American formula the first round will take place on Friday as well as Saturday morning with four pools of four teams in each round robin tournament.
The best two teams from each of the four pools will qualify for the quarterfinals and thereafter pairs will play in direct elimination rounds to first decide the semifinalists and then the final teams in each gender.
Taking part in the competition will be Chile’s Marco and Esteban Grimalt, Venezuela’s Villafañe-Henriquez, Colombia’s Andrea and Claudia Galindo as well as Paraguay’s Mongelos-Valiente (who won the recent competition in Cochabamba) as well as other Brazilian teams.
7th stop of the South American Beach Volleyball Tour 2014 (Tucuman, Argentina)
Official roster - women
ARG 1 - Ana Gallay / Georgina Klug
Official roster - men
ARG 1 - Pablo Bianchi / Julian