Youth Christmas tournament crowned with success in Greece
News from the National Federations
Volos, Greece, January 2, 2017. The traditional Christmas tournament open to U15 and U17 women’s Volleyball teams was held through December 27-30 in Portaria, a small village located on Mt. Pelion surrounded by a marvellous landscape.
It was the fourth edition of the tournament hosted by Ioannis Nikolakis and Ioannis Petidis and by the assistant coach of the Greek U17 National team, Evangelos Stathopoulos who combine their knowledge of the sport with first-class services and entertainment provided to all players. In addition to this, Ms Georgia Kalfidou took personal care of all athletes.
Each team played two matches per day while referees and coaches enjoyed the opportunity to spend time together to exchange views about their favourite sport. The tournament was a huge success and on the last day there was a special farewell party where the young players attending the competition made a pledge to meet again for the next camp scheduled for July 2017.
The clubs who participated in at least one of the two age groups are: Aris THESSALONIKI, Almyros VOLOS, Piramatiko THESSALONIKI, Argo VOLOS, Asklipios TRIKALA, AEL LARISSA and DAS ORAIOKASTRO (Thessaloniki).