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Horacio Bastit watching very closely his team's training

Buenos Aires, Argentina, April 8, 2012 - The Argentine Senior's Women Team goes on training, this time in its second week of concentration leaded by their coach Horacio Bastit and his staff at Cenard facilities. The team will participate for second consecutive year at the FIVB Grand Prix at its main international competition. This is the most important annual competition for country women teams organized by the FIVB.

Bastit is working with 17 players since last Tuesday, April 3 waiting for the international players still engaged in their foreign leagues. On Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday they worked double shift prior to taking Passover holidays and they will return to training this Monday, April 9th up to Thursday, April 12th.

The team, joins experienced players summon in the 2011 season like Rizzo, Carlotto and Castiglione with some new comers that shone in this season's Argentine League like Yaccuzzi, Frias Laso, Sanchez, among others and some Junior players that also participated of the national competition like Fortuna and Calvete (with the National Team) and Camerano (with Boca, champion).

The team will have a very demanding year starting in Brazil with a terrific Olympic Qualification Competition, followed by a new edition of the Grand Prix, to go on with a new participation at the Pan-American Cup (that could qualify them for third consecutive time for the 2013 Grand Prix.

Summon players:

RIZZO, Tatiana - 30/12/86
FERNÁNDEZ, Josefina - 17/08/91
ACOSTA, Tanya - 11/03/91
CARLOTTO, Florencia - 14/10/88
FERNÁNDEZ, Florencia - 27/01/92
CASTIGLIONE, Yael - 27/09/85
FRÍAS LASO, Mónica - 23/02/91
YACUZZI, Luisina - 12/06/89
DRI, Celeste - 08/02/90
PUNTÍN, Julieta - 06/12/89
JOVANOVICH, Romina - 11/09/90
JOVANOVICH, Lorena - 29/01/87
AISPURÚA, Natalia - 20/12/91
SÁNCHEZ, Agustina - 30/07/90
COSSAR, Mariángeles - 07/04/90
FORTUNA, Antonela - 10/05/95
CALVETE, Sol - 14/09/94

(FIVB World Grand Prix official website)