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Mendoza at the top of the beach volleyball

The mountain stands out. There's no beach here. But talent exists. A couple of Mendoza were champion on the first day of beach volleyball.


The Tunuyanins Leandro Aveiro and Bautista Amieva were Champions on the first date of the Circuit Argentinian beach volleyball, in the City of Cerrito, Entre Ríos. They won in the final, and after a , to the number one couple of Argentina, Azaad-Capogrosso with partial 22-20 and 25-23. In the second partial the elders had 4 sets points in their favor, but “the small Olympians” knew how to stay and the first they had knew how to take advantage of to close the set, the match and the championship with a “slap” by Leo on the local Julian Azaad.

After the great achievement, Amieva, top exponent of beach volleyball in Mendoza, stressed: “It was a great match, especially for having beaten the duo number one in Argentina. We're very happy about that. Now we have to go on training for all the tournaments we have left.”


Both couples will travel to the city of Coquimbo, Chile, to play the first stage of the South American Beach Volley Circuit . It should be noted that the gaze and preparation are on Argentina's ranking for the Olympic Games in Tokyo, when the Continental Cup is disputed at the end of June.

On the side of the ladies, the representatives of Valle de Uco, Laura Moreno (Tunuyán) and Eugenia Túliz (San Carlos), climbed to the last step of the podium, thus maintaining the level that they have been demonstrating tournament after tournament. While the newbies born in Tunuyán, Maia Najul and Agustina Gorrindo, obtained seventh place in the final standings. It is very likely that both doubles will travel to the city of Cabrera, in Córdoba, where another of Argentina's traditional beach volleyball tournaments will be held.


Publication Date: 09/02/2020

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