A representation of the General Consulate of Cuba in Montreal, headed by Consul General Susana Malmierca Benítez, supported the Cuban team during its presentation at the NORCECA Women's Volleyball Continental Championship 2023, taking place from August 29 to September 3 at Laval University, located in Quebec city.
The seven top-ranked teams from North America, Central America and the Caribbean are competing: Canada, the United States, Cuba, Puerto Rico, Costa Rica, Mexico and the Dominican Republic. This prestigious championship is part of the qualification process for the Paris Olympics, to be held in 2024.
The sporting event was also attended by solidarity friends and Cuban residents in the province of Quebec. The occasion provided a brief exchange with the women who make up the team and with part of the staff accompanying the delegation. Once again, the interest in enhancing the quality of Cuban sports was ratified.