Flores off to South American volleyball congress

Newly appointed President of the Guyana Volleyball Federation John Flores and delegate Andrea Flores travelled to Brazil on Wednesday morning to attend the 68th South American Volleyball Confederation Congress set for February 19-22 in Rio de Janeiro.

All the presidents of the National Federations of South American nations meet

John Flores
John Flores

annually at this forum to chart the way forward for the sport, a press release said. A number of high profile delegates, including the current FIVB President Ary Graca, are also expected to attend. The agenda includes the presentation of reports for the various activities and projects that each group undertook and their plans for the next year.

Flores, who recently took over from long-serving former President Lenox Shuffler, said that he is looking forward to the meeting and anticipates fruitful outcomes.

More in Sports


About these comments

The comments section is intended to provide a forum for reasoned and reasonable debate on the newspaper's content and is an extension of the newspaper and what it has become well known for over its history: accuracy, balance and fairness. We reserve the right to edit or delete comments which contain attacks on other users, slander, coarse language and profanity, and gratuitous and incendiary references to race and ethnicity.

Get the day's headlines from SN in your inbox every morning:

Most Read This Week

  1. Fast food lovers inside KFC yesterday

    KFC back in business

  2. Back in court: In this Keno George composite photo, Barry Dataram (left) and his wife Anjanie Boodnarine at court yesterday to answer three charges including fleeing the jurisdiction.

    Dataram to serve eight years in jail after guilty plea to new charges

  3. Ameer Abdool Subrati

    Man dies after bandits target overseas-based couple at Herstelling

  4. Updated: Man dies after bandits attack overseas-based Guyanese at Herstelling

  5. Barry Dataram

    Datarams getaway passports had been issued to other people

  6. The building housing the home and grocery

    Bandits invade Alness businessman’s house, shots fired

  7. Bharrat Jagdeo

    Crime has never been this bad – Jagdeo

  8. Alimudeen Gobin’s demolished house

    Violent storm lashes No. 19 Village

  9. Bibi Shareema (left) and her mother Bibi Shameela in
happier times

    Greenwich Park woman died 44 days after brutally stabbed by ex-partner

Recommended For You