NORCECA Women’s Challenge Cup in Quebec

QUEBEC, Canada, March 6, 2019 - Teams of Canada, Puerto Rico, Cuba and Mexico will participate in the 2019 Norceca Challenge Cup Women Final Four Cup in Quebec, Canada from May 29 to June 3.

Thursday 07 de March del 2019 09:48 AM

The participating teams are the host plus the top three ranked teams of Norceca not qualified to the FIVB Nations League as of January 1, 2019.

The event is a qualifier to the Challenger Cup of FIVB League of Nations. The four teams will compete under a round-robin format from May 31 to June 2.

The winner earns the right to participate in the Challenger Cup an annual event disputed to replace the lowest ranked team of the League of Nations in the following year competition. Bulgaria won the 2018 Challenger Cup last year and will replace Argentina in this year's tournament.

The official competition venue approved by Norceca will be the Sportplex Beau-Chateau in Chateauguay.

Last year the Norceca Challenge Cup took place in Edmonton, Canada with Puerto Rico defeating host Canada in a thrilling five-setter 3-2 (22-25, 25-17, 25-19, 25-27, 15-8) at the Edmonton Expo Centre. 


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