Youth Christmas tournament crowned with success in Greece

Volos, Greece, December 31, 2017. The traditional Christmas tournament open to U15 and U17 women’s volleyball teams resulted in a huge success and sparked a lot of enthusiasm among the participants when held for the seventh straight year through December 27-30 in Portaria, a small village located on Mt. Pelion surrounded by a marvellous landscape.

The people in charge, Ioannis Nikolakis and Ioannis Petidis combined their extensive 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 with official referees, while their 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 received medals of participation and T-shirts. Moreover, some of them received a free participation voucher for the next camp scheduled for July 2018.

The clubs that participated in at least one of the two age groups were Markopoulo Athens, EO Stavroupoli Thessaloniki, Philathlitikos Larisa, Asklipios Trikala, Achilleas Triandrias Thessaloniki, G.S. Volos and Aeas Kilkis.