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Argentina getting to know their Puerto Rico venue

Carolina, Puerto Rico, July 23, 2014 - Argentine Seniors' Women Team "Las Panteras" is already hosted in Puerto Rico, where this weekend starting on Friday they will play the first weekend of the Preliminary Round of the FIVB Grand Prix 2014. The team coached by Guillermo Orduna is ready to start its fourth consecutive participation of the premier event organized by the International Volleyball Federation for national Women's teams.

The Argentine delegation travelled last Tuesday and without any rest on Wednesday started training at the playing venue.

The first weekend in Pool K, to be held at Coliseo Guillermo Angulo will see Argentina facing on Friday the home team at 20.10 local time while on Saturday and Sunday they will face Cuba and the Netherlands respectively.

Argentina this season has been located at the new 28 teams format at the second level, with another seven teams that after three weekends will allow the top team in one of the Final Rounds that will take place in Kozalin, Poland to qualify for the FIVB Grand Prix Final Round to take place in Tokyo, Japan.

The light blue - white team will travel to Europe then for the second weekend having the priviledge of holding for the first time in the history of this competition the third weekend in Buenos Aires sorroundings in the new state-of-the-arts stadium of Lomas de Zamora.