Cairo, Egypt, June 2, 2020- In the framework of CAVB Strategic plan and continuous training programme, African Volleyball confederation President Dr Amr Elwani in conjunction with the African Volleyball Academy and its Director Mohamed Benhamida invite the African Volleyball family to a beach Volleyball Webinar under the title “Road to BVB High Performance”
The webinar speaker will be the Brazilian coach Marco Pires (Marcao), who is now the Head coach of Spain national team. He was also the head coach of Brazil BVB National team in 2006, 2008 and from 2011 to 2014. Moreover he coached Greece National team 2001 to 2004.
During his coaching career he won the FIVB U21 and U19 World Championships as well as the gold medals at South American tour, South American beach games, South American Games and Mediterranean Games.
The webinar will be directed by Mohamed Benhamida who is international Beach volleyball instructor, in presence of most of African coaches.
CAVB President Dr Amr Elwani said:
“It is a great step to develop African beach volleyball at the highest level. We know well how African Athletes are favourite for playing Beach Volleyball. They have the capabilities and physical fitness to be among the top athletes all over the World.”
“We want to warmly thank Spain Volleyball Federation and its President Agustin Martin Santos and Technical Director Luis Muchaga Flores, for their great efforts to support this webinar with all fruitful data to help the African BVB,”
“We hope that most of our NFs will attend this webinar, while they are staying home to face Coronavirus Pandemic, specially we know now that at least 45 NFs out of 54 are now playing Beach Volleyball regularly in Africa.
CAVB President reflected on all of the incredible work the entire Volleyball Family has done to support our beloved sport, from the CAVB and National Federations, to the athletes who continue to use social media to engage with volleyball’s global fanbase.