FIVB BEACH VOLLEYBALL WORLD TOUR 2003

   
Women's Italian Open 2003
Milan, 03 - 07 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
 
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Promoter National Federation
Address:

 

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Press Director

RCS Sport Events SpA
Mr. Roberto Salvador
Corso Garibaldi, 86
20121 Milano
Italy
+ 39 02 62 82 86 37
+ 39 02 29 00 52 46
roberto.salvador@rcs.it
Sergio Meda
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Italian Volleyball Federation
Mr. Carlo  Magri
Via Vitorchiano, 107-109
00189 Rome
Italy
+39 (06) 3685 9417
+39 (06) 3685 9420
segreteria@federvolley.it

Event Office Venue
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Date of Activation

RCS Sport Events SpA
Corso Garibaldi, 86
20121 Milano
Italy
+ 39 02-62828751  + 39 02-62828637
+ 39 02 29 00 52 46
beachvolley@rcs.it
www.gazzetta.it/worldtour
August 01

Location and Address

Court 1,2,3 Arco della Pace –
Parco Sempione
Court 4 Largo Beltrami – Piazza Castello

Main Draw Teams Hotel Prize Money & Bonus Pool
Address


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Fax
E-mail
Web Site

HOTEL IBIS MILANO CENTRO
Via Finocchiaro Aprile 2

+39 02-63151
+ 39  02-6598026
ibis.milanocentro@accor-hotels.it
www.accor-hotel.it

Women’s Event
Prize Money
Bonus Pool
Total


US$ 100,000
US$  50,000
US$ 150,000
Schedule of Women Event

Date & Time

 

September 2

Arrival of Qualification Tournament teams

20.00:

Preliminary Inquiry at Arena Civica - Parco Sempione

21.00:

Technical Meeting at Arena Civica – Parco Sempione
Mandatory attendance for Qualifying Tournament Teams.

September  3

Qualification Tournament
9.00 beginning of games
24.00
end of games

September  4

Qualification Tournament
9.00 beginning of games
24.00
end of games

Arrival of Main Draw teams

September  5

Main Draw
11
.00
beginning of games
24.00
end of games

8.30 am

Preliminary Inquiry at Ibis Hotel

9.00 am

Technical Meeting at Hotel Ibis Milano Centro. Mandatory attendance for Main Draw teams.

September  6

Main Draw
9.00  beginning of games
19:00 end of games

23.30
Beach Party at Old Fashion Café

September  7

Semi-finals & Finals
11.30                1st Semifinal
12.
30                2nd Semifinal
14.30                Final 3 th-4thplace
16.00                Final 1th-2th place
awarding ceremony

September  8

Departure

Note: the FIVB & the promoter reserve the right to modify this schedule to accomodate media's needs

Map of the Area

                            
                                   
                                      


     
Handy Tips

Tournaments’ Side Events: Saturday September 6th Beach Party (location to be confirmed)

Ticketing: Free access

Host Broadcaster:

                      Name: La7

                      Web Site Address: www.la7.it

                      Tentative TV Programming: Semifinal and final live on Sunday September 7th

Weather Conditions (based on last year’s data for the same period) :

                      Minimum Temperature: 14.6°C

                      Maximum Temperature: 25.6°C

                      Sun Set: 7.58pm

                      Sun Rise: 6.46am

GMT: +1

Currency used : Euro

Tourist Office Web Site : www.milanoinfotourist.com

Popular Attractions: Piazza del Duomo, Pinacoteca di Brera, Via Montenapoleone, Via della Spiga

Other useful information: www.atm-mi.it (Public transport in Milan)

For information regarding the hotels
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