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Tunuyán was a Satellite stop

Mendoza, Argentina, March 15, 2012 - The season with more stops of the last years will have an outstanding end at the 9th stop of the 2012 Argentine National Beach Volleyball Tour in this usual Satellite stop venue in the city of Tunuyán with a terrific competition that will include at the Main Draw 24 high level teams that could include the presence of foreign teams. At the same time, it will host one Women stop and one U 18 showing that the goal of making it every time more federal is becoming a reality for the Argentine Volleyball Federation.

The upgrading of the city from Satellite stop to National event generated already a lot of expectations and the north of the country will enjoy a special competition formula at the Main Draw.

According to the registration of teams, the best eight will qualify directly for the Main Draw while four more could be invited as Wild Cards. Therefore in the Qualy twelve teams will qualify for the closing Main Draw of the season. The Qualy will take place on Thursday, March 24 while the Main Draw will start early on Friday to end on Sunday, March 25th. As three competitions will take place simultaneously action will start before 10.00 to end about 23.00 every day.

Apart from promising great action among the Argentine teams competing in different categories the presence of four teams from Chile that could be invited specially by the competition promoter makes it even more exciting. In the case they come, they will have to compete on the Qualy to access to the Main Draw.

This season the men's most important beach volleyball competition included Mar del Plata (2), Mar de Ajo (2), Rosario, Entre Ríos, Córdoba and Neuquén.

The organization offers for this great event sport hosting and breakfast and lunch for all teams that are from other parts of the country.

Registration for the National Men, Women and U 18 closes on Tuesday, March 20th at noon.