The Northern California Volleyball Association’s Far Western
National Qualifier is currently underway at the Reno-Sparks Convention Center.
The 12-15 age group competed last weekend, and the competition continues, April
26-28, 2013, with girls’ club teams which have a range of up to 18-years-old.
The NCVA Far Western National Qualifier, which hosts 5,000 athletes, returns in
late March and early April in 2014. The Girls Power League Tournament marks
NCVA’s return, May 10-12, 2013, when nearly 5,000 athletes will compete at the
Reno-Sparks Convention Center. USA Volleyball’s Boys’ Junior National
Championships includes an additional 5,000 athletes, and will be held, June
27-July 4, 2013, at the Reno-Sparks Convention Center. The National Collegiate
Volleyball Federation will also hold its national championships at the
Reno-Sparks Convention Center from March 30-April 7, 2014, bringing 6,500
competitors to Reno Tahoe.
A highlight of the upcoming tournaments, the Bulgarian Men’s
National Team will take on the U.S. Men’s National Team at the Reno Events
Center in the 2013 FIVB World League Volleyball tournament, June 28-29. Tickets
for this international competition can be purchased at:
“USA Volleyball is excited to be bringing FIVB World League
men’s volleyball to Reno for the first time,” said USA Volleyball National Team
Events and Marketing Manager Melissa Weymouth. “The U.S. and Bulgarian players,
who were competing in London last summer, will be bringing that level of
competition to the Reno Events Center. The matches will provide great
entertainment for the entire family.”
five USA Volleyball events are slated to bring nearly 50,000 athletes, guests,
family members and staff to Reno Tahoe USA, accounting for more than 45,000
room nights and an estimated economic impact of $32.8 million.