Men’s & Women’s Vollyball Nation League 2020 cancelled

FIVB declared, FIVB men’s and women’s Volleyball Nation League 2020 cancelled.

First, VNL 2020 was planned to start on May 19 for the Women’s VNL opposition and May 22 for the men’s vnl 2020. Ottawa’s Arena at TD Place was to be the site of the ladies’ facilitating dates in Canada; and Win Sport’s Markin MacPhail Center at Canada Olympic Park in Calgary was to have the men soon thereafter.

The FIVB likewise affirmed that groups that certified for the VNL 2020 in the 2019 release of the Challenger Cup, the Slovenian national men’s volleyball crew and Canada’s national ladies’ volleyball crew, will hold their places for the VNL 2021. This would be the Canadian ladies’ group first appearance in VNL.

The FIVB declared the delay of the occasion in March 2020: “Be that as it may, given the advancing idea of the pandemic, the multifaceted nature of arranging the worldwide occasion, over various host nations, and the duty to protecting members’ wellbeing, the VNL Council, the FIVB Board of Administration and the occasion coordinators, together consented to drop the current year’s release of the VNL. The FIVB is proceeding to work intimately with all gatherings to organize the calendar for the VNL 2021 while holding both Italy and China as the host countries for the finals.”

The Volleyball Canada Hall of Fame, which was to be held in Calgary in June during VNL weekend, is currently extended to one year from now. The 2020 inductees will be freely drafted in 2021.

The call for assignments for 2022 will be posted on our site by end of this current year. The AGM, which was likewise to be held the few days of June 19 to 21, will be held web based during a similar time frame.