VCP Referee Course in Grenada

ST GEORGES, Grenada, August 27, 2013 – The Volleyball Federation of Grenada held a VCP Refereeing Course from August 17 to 21 under the direction of Argentinean FIVB Instructor Guillermo Paredes.

Monday 26 de August del 2013 00:00 AM

ST GEORGES, Grenada, August 27, 2013 - The Volleyball Federation of Grenada held a VCP Refereeing Course from August 17 to 21 under the direction of Argentinean FIVB Instructor Guillermo Paredes.

There were 15 participants who took part in the five day course and the opening ceremony was attended by Mrs. Emlin Pierre (Minister of Sport) as well as Mrs Veda Bruno Victor (General Secretary of the Grenada Olympic Committee).

Speaking at the ceremony both Pierre and Victor acknowledged the important work that is being done by the FIVB assist less developed countries and regions of the world with the development of volleyball and beach volleyball.

They also encouraged the participants to stay focused on developing their skills further in order for the sport to progress within the islands. National Federation President Mr. Ralph C.S. Lord also expressed his strong interest in organising another course next year.

The referee course is part of the Volleyball Cooperation Programme designed to educate and train new referees at the national level. It also provides National Federations with a structure so that they may continue to develop their national referees.

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