The Women’s Team of Sashalee Wallen and Kai Wright and Tristan Hitchman and Noley Ferguson on the Men’s side, will be participating in the NORCECA Beach Tours to be held in Punta Cana September 28 to October 1, and Boca Chica from Oct 4-7, 2018, in the Dominican Republic.
The teams are using the tours to gain points to qualify for the PanAmerican Games to be held next year and will also be used to prepare for the qualification process for the 2020 Olympic Games. Qualification will start next year.
The teams depart the island on September 27 and return on October 8.
Sasha Lee Wallen Kai Wright
Noley Ferguson Tristan Hitchman
In other news, Jamaican referee, Kenneth Waugh has been appointed as a Technical Official for the World Beach Volleyball Tour to be held in Chetamal, Mexico from October 18 to November 1.
Kenneth is the first Jamaican to officiate at a World Beach Tour; he also officiated in the men’s semi-final at the 2018 Commonwealth Games held in the Gold Coast, Australia.