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Iowa Nepalese Association presents - 
2014 Midwest Nepalese Volleyball Tournament, Des Moines, IA


We would like to to thank you all cordially for your participation in the Midwest Nepalese Volleyball Tournament hosted by Iowa Nepalese Association with support from Des Moines Community Members. We are extremely pleased to have your company and support throughout the tournament. The tournament was highly successful as we were able to achieve the goals for networking opportunities and warm interactions among Nepalese community in Midwest. It was amazing for us to be a host because it provided wonderful opportunity for kids and all members of community to enjoy this exciting volleyball tournament played in full spirit of friendship.

We thank you sincerely for your patience and support during the tournament. Also, we would like to regret for any inconvenience caused during the tournament. As a blend of young and experienced community members, this was our first attempt to bring together our friends from the neighbouring states in the form of a volleyball tournament.

We hope that you enjoyed the tournament. We are looking forward to participating again in the near future.


Organizing Committee











We are excited to share with you that Iowa Nepalese Association based in Des Moines, IA is organizing First Interstate Midwest Nepalese Volleyball Tournament. The objective of the tournament is to bring teams and families together for a volleyball event from neighboring Midwest States to one place. This would be an excellent networking opportunity for Nepalese in Midwest, United States. It would give continuity to similar annual tournament among the participating states in future.

Date / Times: Saturday-Sunday, July25th ( 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM) & July 26th (8:00 AM – 12:00 PM) 

Tournament Location:  Valley Southwoods Freshman High School, 625 S 35th St, West Des Moines, IA 50265

625 S 35th St, West Des Moines, IA 50265

July 25th Food Time & Location: 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm -  Fairmeadows Park, 543 22nd Street, IA 50265

July 25th, Saturday Schedule

Reporting time 7:45 AM @ Valley Southwoods Freshman High School
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM - Play League Games according to the schedule
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM - Food/ Dinner @ Fairmeadows Park

July 25th, Saturday Schedule

8:00 AM - 12:00 PM  Knockout Round Games

Recent Announcements

  • Conference Call Meeting for the Team Captains We would like to thank you all for your participation in this upcoming volleyball tournament. We are very excited to host all participating teams and hope for the exciting volleyball tournament with full of networking opportunities to all of us. We expect that the tournament will be played in the best spirit of sportsmanship and friendship.We would like all team captains and people representing participating teams to join us for Conference Call Meeting for general discussion on the Volleyball tournament on Saturday, July 20th, 8:00 PM.Conference Dial-in Number: (712) 432-1212Meeting ID: 261-731-554#We would encourage at least one person from the team participating to join us in the conference call. Topics for ...
    Posted Jul 18, 2014, 9:00 AM by Amit Ranjan
  • Tie Sheet for the Tournament Please see below tie sheet for the tournament:Tie Sheet July 25th Time COURT 1 COURT 2 Team on break 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Iowa B vs Mad X  Iowa R vs Mad Y ANMN & Kansas 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM Mad X vs Mad Y ANMN  vs Iowa R Iowa B & Kansas 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM OPEN ANMN vs Iowa B Mad X, Mad Y, Iowa R, Kansas 11:00 AM- 12:00 AM Iowa B vs Iowa R Mad Y vs Kansas Mad X & ANMN 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Kansas vs ANMN Mad X vs Iowa R Iowa B & Mad Y 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Iowa B vs Mad ...
    Posted Jul 22, 2014, 1:54 PM by Amit Ranjan
  • Registration Deadline Extended We have 6 teams registered already for the tournament. We are expecting few more teams to sign up. The deadline for registration is extended until July 12th, Saturday. Please register your team if you have not. Please note that the team registration fee is non refundable. Thanks, Organizing Committee
    Posted Jul 3, 2014, 7:27 AM by Amit Ranjan
  • Paypal Payment Link Dear all,  Dear All, please use the link provided for your payments, before the due date. https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_s-xclick&hosted_button_id=LNW2NKKX8YKH4 Thank you,
    Posted Jun 27, 2014, 9:30 AM by Sanjay Ghimire
  • Tournament Invitation Sent Invitation Letter for team registration to all Midwest states Nepalese Associations has been sent requesting their participation. We are getting positive responses back regarding participation.
    Posted Jun 27, 2014, 9:29 AM by Sanjay Ghimire
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Registered Teams

NAFA Madison Y Wisconsin K. Bhattarai Nepali American Friendship Association 
NAFA Madison X Wisconsin L. Gurung Nepali American Friendship Association 
IOWA BLUES Iowa Anil Jha Iowa Nepalese Association 
IOWA REDS Iowa Amit Rajan Iowa Nepalese Association 
ANMN Minnesota Shraman Sharma Association of Nepalis in Minnesota  
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