Winter is here in Canada ! Despite the coolness of our weather , people in Montreal at Cote Des Neiges area made it hot!
Filipino meet the first fall of snow feel so warm with the opening of 1st Annual Filipino Canadian Volleyball Association of Montreal (FCVAM) Winter Volleyball League 2014-2015. Today,, Nov. 16, 20114, 4 pm , at 4410 Westhill, Monkland Montreal Gym starts the grand opening of the first Winter Volleyball Tournament among Filipino community here in the City. The opening ceremony event was indeed a blast! The gym was filled with energy & joy from the crowd especially from the players and their respective managers. Joining the ceremony was Hon. Mayor Russell Copeman , mayor of Cote Des Neiges and Notre Dame de Grace Borough as the guest speaker and did the ribbon cutting assisted by the President of Federation of Filipino Canadian Association of Quebec , Ms. Josefa Nicolas and President of FCVAM Ms. Mercy Sia. All of the officers are present to support!
Winter Volleyball tournament was participated by 4 Teams for Men’s Category (Alphabetical Order)
and 9 Teams for Women’s Category (Alphabetical order)
Aces and spikes
They competition begin today. 1st game men’s team Annabelle won against Hit-Men by 2 sets scored (25/17 & 28/26)
2nd game women Aces and Spikes won vs Sunlife Warriors by 2 sets scored ( 25/18 & 25/18)
3rd game women’s Brave Hearts vs Marche Filipino
They will compete for the championship starting today, from November 2014, till February 2015 every Sunday at 4p.m in the same gym at Monkland Westhill.
Congratulations! to all the Athletes, officers and organizers of this winter games that make it happen here in Montreal for sports minded Filipino Canadians that will add life to the winter season in the part of Canada.