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FeVA - Argentine Volleyball Federation

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Buenos Aires, Argentina, April 1, 2017 - Argentine Volleyball Federation (FeVA) authorities met this week with delegates of the Argentine Associated Volleyball Players (JUAVA), entity whose President is the former Argentine National Team player Sebastian Firpo, to coordinate a joint working agenda under the target to benefit all players, professional or amateur, from all over the country dedicated to volleyball.

Headed by the host FeVA President, Juan Antonio Gutierrez, the meeting was also attended by FeVA 1st. Vice-President, Fabian Bochata; 5th Vice-President, Juan Angel Pereyra; the Metropolitan Volleyball Federation President, Juan Antonio Sardo, FMV Under-ecretary, Roman Lopez; FeVA member Oscar Ben and the former Argentine National Team player, Marcelo Roman, representing JUAVA.

It was a very important meeting as FeVA officially invited JUAVA to name a delegate to represent them at FeVA Board of Administration, as ruled at FeVA official Statuary since it was created. "Now, that there is a recognized representation it is very important that players are included in all decisions, There was always a place but FeVA could not name by hand a delegate. Now, there is a concrete chance and we invite them to be part of the movement" pointed out FeVA President, Juan Antonio Gutierrez.

Sebastian Firpo, JUAVA President, emphasized very strongly the positive result of the meeting. "We are very thankful with FeVA and their empathy, they opened at all times their doors and offered us not only a physical place in their headquarters but also to be part of FeVA Board of Administration".

With reference to general line-up, Firpo added: "We left the meeting very happy. They were open to the fact that we joint players at the Association and that we can think together towards improving volleyball, as they are doing now. The idea is to add strength and that they listen to the words of the players when taking decisions. They offered us physical space to carry out our meetings. We will be involving ourselves every day more towards the target of improving Argentine Volleyball".