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17-01-2012

GALLAY-ZONTA WON THE FIRST STOP OF THE 2012 SENIORS' WOMEN BEACH VOLLEYBALL CIRCUIT STOP IN CONCORDIA

All women teams at the first stop of the summer season

Entre Ríos, Argentina, January 17, 2012 - Los Médicos Beach at Lago Salto Grande in the city of Concordia was the launching event of the 2012 summer women's beach volleyball circuit. Last weekend Gallay-Zonta, the best Argentine Ranked Women Team (fighting their place for the 2012 Olympic Games) had a good start winning the first title of the season.

As it usually happens, Entre Ríos province is the strongest place for women's beach volleyball competitions and with over 60 matches, played in three fields during Saturday and Sunday showed not only the best of the women's teams but also a new Province Men Circuit stop.

Ana Gallay-Virginia Zonta showed without any doubt why they are the best women team of the country and keep alive their Olympic dream. They overcame in the final match the other Continental Cup player, Gabriela Albano, this time playing with Melina Galíndez 2-0 (21-17, 21-16).

The bronze medal was for Verónica Azcona-Mariana Tagliafico (second runner-up team in Federación, the province competition) overcoming Delfina Vuconich-Mercedes San Martín.

Next weekend, on Saturday, January 21st and Sunday, January 22nd the best women beach volleyball will move to Basavilbaso, for the second national stop.

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