Canada and Brazil will face off in Gatineau ahead of VNL

GATINEAU, Canada, May 4, 2023.- Ahead of the highly anticipated Volleyball Nationals League (VNL) 2023, Canada will host volleyball powerhouse Brazil at the Centre Sportif de Gatineau, which also serves as the men’s training centre.

Under the guidance of Canada’s new head coach Tuomas Sammelvuo, the team will use these “friendly” matches to prepare for Volleyball Nations League the following week in Ottawa.

Both matches in Gatineau, Quebec, will be up-close and action packed, with great opportunities for fans to interact with some of the world’s top volleyball players! Schedule: June 1 @ 7pm; June 2 @ 7pm

Groups of 15 people or more can contact Matheus Braz at for the group discount!

Single tickets are available at

Ottawa is hosting week one of the men’s 2023 Volleyball Nations League tournament – June 6 to 11, 2023 at the Arena at TD Place. The teams include Canada, USA, Argentina, Italy, Cuba, Germany, Netherlands and Brazil. All tickets are on sale at