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06-03-2017

CSVP SOUTH AMERICAN BEACH TOUR GOLD FOR AZAAD-CAPOGROSSO IN PERU

MEN'S RESULTS + WOMEN'S RESULTS

Ancon, Peru, March 6, 2017 - Argentina's top men pair Julian Azaad-Nicolas Caprogosso won this Sunday the title and Gold Medal at the 2nd stop of the South American Beach Volleyball Tour overcoming in a terrific tiebreaker the Chilean Olympic cousins Marco and Esteban Grimalt 2-1 (22-24, 21-17, 16-14). The first Argentine title of the season comes just a few days ahead of the third stop to take place under the format of rand Slam at La Florida Resort, where the best 8 teams of the continent will participate. The Brazilian women's duo Lili Maestrini and Josi Alves were crowded champions.

Maestrini-Alves achieved first place by using their experience against the Young Paraguayan pair of Erika Mongelos and Michelle Valiente winning 2-0 (21-9, 21-14)

"Our main goal is the World Championship Austria next July and therefore we are training hard and this result motivates us to keep fighting and growing. On the long run I dream on the Pan-Americaan Games and we hope to return home with a medal from Lima 2019" expressed Capogrosso.

The Bronze Medal for the women's was for the Chilean Francisca Rivas-Pilar Mardones that overcame the hard Ecuatorian duet, Mishelle Molina and Ariana Vilela while at the men's the Brazilian Oscar Brandao and Hevaldo Moreira defeated the lUruguayan Mauricio Vieyto-Marco Cairus 2-1.

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