Women's US Grand Slam 2003
Los Angeles, 18 - 21 September

General Info

Promoter & National Federation info                     Map of the area
Event Office & Venue info                                         Handy Tips
Main Draw Teams Hotel & Prize Money info          Qualification Teams Hotels
Schedule of Women's and Men's Event

 
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Press Director

AVP
Mr. Leonard Armato
6080 Center Dr.
6th Floor
Los Angeles
, CA 9
0045

+1 (310) 426 8000
+1 (310) 426 8010
LArmato@avp.com


Mrs. Debbie Rubio

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U S A  VOLLEYBALL
Mr. John Kessel
715 South Circle Drive
COLORADO SPRINGS,
CO  80910-2368
USA

+1 (719) 228 68 00
+1 (719) 228 68 99
www.usavolleyball.org

Event Office Venue

Address:

Home Depot Center
Nat'l Training Center / Tennis
Stadium
18400 Avalon Blvd.
Carson, CA 90747

Location  Address

Home Depot Center
Nat'l Training Center / Tennis
Stadium
18400 Avalon Blvd.
Carson, CA 90747

FROM LAX

1)Take 405 South, Exit on Vermont.  At the bottom of the offramp, make a left on 190th St., which becomes Victoria St. Continue past Avalon Blvd..  For Reserved Parking (with a pass) use Gates “C” and “D” on your right.  For General Unreserved Parking, keep going and use Gates “E” and “F” on your right.
   
2) For Unreserved Parking, take the 110 Freeway Northbound to the 91 Freeway Eastbound. Exit on Central Ave. For General Unreserved Parking continue past Victoria St. and use Gate “G” on your right, or make a right on Victoria St. and use Gates “E” and “F” on your left. 

Main Draw Teams Hotel Prize Money & Bonus Pool

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Map of the area

 

 

 

 

Directions

 

 

 

 

 

 

Holiday Inn Torrance
Mrs. Sally Galang, Sales Manager
19800 S. Vermont Ave
Torrance, Ca 90502

+ 1 310 781 9100
+13103278296                                                                           

From the Valley
Take 405 South to the Vermont Ave exit.  Turn Left on W 190th St. and then right on S Vermont Ave.
From San Diego
Take I-5 North to CA-73 North.  Then take the I-405 North towards Long Beach.  Merge on the I-110 South to the Torrance Blvd exit.  Turn right on Hamilton Ave then make a left on Del Amo Blvd.  Turn right on S Vermont Ave.
From Downtown LA
Take the I-110 South to W 190th St. exit.  Make a right on 190th and a left on S Vermont Ave.
From LAX
Take Sepulveda South.  To Imperial Hwy going West. Turn Right onto South LA Cienega Blvd. to the I-405 South.  From the 405 exit Vermont Ave. Turn Left onto
W 190TH ST. Turn right onto South Vermont Ave.

Women’s Event
Prize Money
Bonus Pool
Total

Men’s Event
Prize Money
Bonus Pool
Total


US$ 150,000
US$ 150,000
US$ 300,000
 

US$ 150,000
US$ 150,000
US$ 300,000 

Schedule of Women Event                                                            Schedule of Men Event
Date & Time   Date & Time  
September 17 Arrival of Qualification Tournament teams  September 17 Arrival of Qualification Tournament
teams 
8:00 pm Preliminary Inquiry for Qualification Tournament (mandatory attendance) at the Holiday Inn Hotel 8:00 pm Preliminary Inquiry for Qualification Tournament  (mandatory attendance)
9:00 pm Technical Meeting for Qualification Tournament  (mandatory attendance) at the Holiday Inn Hotel 9:00 pm Technical Meeting for Qualification Tournament  (mandatory attendance)
September 18 Qualification Tournament
Arrival of Main Draw teams
September 18 Qualification Tournament
Arrival of Main Draw teams
8:00 pm Preliminary Inquiry for Main Draw Tournament  (mandatory attendance) at the Holiday Inn Hotel 8:00 pm Preliminary Inquiry for Main Draw Tournament  (mandatory attendance)
8:30 pm Technical Meeting for Main Draw teams  (mandatory attendance) at the Holiday Inn Hotel 8:30 pm Technical Meeting for Main Draw teams  (mandatory attendance)
September 19 Main Draw September 19 Main Draw
September 20 Main Draw September 20 Main Draw
September 21 Semi-finals and finals
(1st/2nd and 3rd/4th)
September 21 Semi-finals and finals
(1st/2nd and 3rd/4th)
September 22 Departure of teams September 22 Departure of teams
Note: the FIVB & the promoter reserve the right to modify this schedule to accommodate media's needs
Map of the Area
 

       

Handy Tips

Tournaments’ Side Events: TBD

Ticketing: TBD

Host Broadcaster: Fox Sports Net
Name: TBD
Web Site Address: www.foxsports.com

Tentative TV Programming: TBD

Weather Conditions (based on last year’s data for the same period) :
Minimum Temperature: 16°C
Maximum Temperature: 25°C
Sun Set: 6:40 pm
Sun Rise: 6:51 am

GMT: - 8 hours

Currency used : US$

Tourist Office Web Site : Los Angeles Convention and Visitors Bureau at www.lacvb.com

Other recommended Hotels in the Area:

Westin Long Beach                                      West Coast Long Beach Hotel
333 E. Ocean Blvd.                                      700 Queensway Dr.
Long Beach, CA  90802                                 Long Beach, CA  90802     
Telephone:  562-436-3000                             Telephone:  562-435-7676  
Facsimile:  562-426-9176                              Facsimile:  562-437-0686    

Popular Attractions:

Disneyland
Universal Studios
Long Beach Aquarium
Santa Catalina Island
Knotts Berry Farm

Qualification Teams Hotels
TBD