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Nearly thousand children watched last Wednesday their Volleyball idols at Cenard facilities

Buenos Aires, Argentina, July 24, 2016 — Last Wednesday the Argentine Seniors’ Men Team said farewell to Argentina prior to the Olympic Games Rio de Janeiro 2016 with a great party enjoyed at Cenard facilities and organized by the Argentine Volleyball Federation together with Proenter, Buenos Aires city Government and the Metropolitan Volleyball Federation training with nearly 1,000 children from different winter schools and volleyball clubs of the capital city of the country.

At the event were FeVA and FMV authorities and Carlos Mac Allister, Argentine Sport Secretary.

Very early children started taking place at the Sport Centre tribunes to see their idols.

Previous to the great team that will represent Argentine indoor men’s volleyball at the Olympic Games starting August 6th in Rio, the different Metropolitan grass-root teams showed how to play volleyball including a team of seated athletes. The FMV ‘Volleyball goes to school and growing children’ program was part of the event.

The big applause and cheering arrived as soon as each of the players of the Seniors’ team arrived to the field divided in two teams (Blue & White) playing two sets for the joy of the children.

At the end of the day, the Media had the chance to interview the players, that to end their “different” date finished signing autographs and talking with the small children.