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La Rioja, Argentina, May 23, 2016 - Argentina once more has been summon to host a luxury international event. And as support to the great FeVA management, new international events take volleyball all over the country. This time, June 3rd- 5th in the city of La Rioja will take place the Final Stop of the CSVP South American Beach Volleyball Tour 2016, with the participation of the best eight pairs of the season as last year took the Women's in Parque Sarmiento in the city of Buenos Aires.

The La Rioja Volleyball Federation took the event very seriously and they are already working to offer the best facilities to the best teams of the Continent, with the competition taking place at the state-of-the-arts Superdomo, 3 km away from La Rioja capital city as part of the City Park, that was built just a few months ago and that will make its first international event with this tournament.

The fact that Argentina has been named once more to host an international competition is the confirmation of the outstanding FeVA management. FeVA president, Juan Antonio Gutierrez was last year in the province meeting with La Rioja Volleyball Federation authorities and opening chances like the one that will take place now.

The playing formula, a Master with 8 pairs includes for Argentina, the host country Pablo Bianchi-Julian Azaad as part of their World Tour participation and preparing themselves for the Continental Cup, that could qualify them for the Olympic Games Rio 2016.

One of the most important facts for La Rioja, as the Federation Vice-President, Enzo Yoo mentions is the chance that the province incorporates a sand venue. "The original idea was to bring the sand from Entre Rios but now we have our own in Aimogasta, just 110 km from our capital city. We realized that there, the sand was of the best quality and for us it is a huge step. This Tuesday the sand will be moved into the venue." adding two more goals to the organization: "First we want to broadcast volleyball and beach volleyball and we want to show us to get more support, we want to show the importance Volleyball can have in La Rioja".

The competition, organized by the South American Volleyball Confederation, the Argentine Volleyball Federation and La Rioja Volleyball Federation will have the strong support of the Governor, Sergio Daniel Casas and the Province Sport Secretary, Yamil Menem; of the City Hall Mayor, Alberto Nicolas Paredes Urquiza and the Sport Under-Secretariat, in charge of Bernardo Garcia Pereyra and of course, of Aimogasta Mayor, Maria Florencia Lopez.