Victoria Mariano, 15 years old, and Maria Fernanda, 16 years old, formed a pair a week ago to face the adults in the last stage of the Beach Volleyball State Circuit, which is taking place this weekend at Praça Belmar Fidalgo, in Campo Grande. .
The girls spent the season competing in other competitions, but for the first time they are performing together.
“It’s a great opportunity to gain experience to play as an adult”, comments Victoria. According to Maria Fernanda, this is an opportunity to “gain experience, thinking about future competitions”.
The girls say they have been playing volleyball since 2018, still on the court, and have known each other since then. They also comment that all players in this age group know each other and exchange ideas from other competitions.
The games continue to take place throughout Saturday at Belmar Fidalgo in male and female suits. The finals are scheduled for Sunday, starting at 9 am, with free entry.
The women’s competition table has eight pairs. The winning duo will receive R$400, while the runner-up will receive R$240 and the third will receive R$160. placed and R$ 300 for the third place.