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  Phuket  2007   Women's Open
01.11.2007 -  04.11.2007


General Info General Info
Click here for Event Regulations: WT/06   Available -13 days before the start of the event
Promoter National Federation
Name: Pentangle Promotions Co., Ltd
Contact person: Geoffrey Rowe
Address: 23/56 Sorachai Building 17th Fl,
                Soi Sukhumvit 63, Sukhumvit Rd
                Bangkok 10110 Thailand
Tel:           66-2-3823491-3
Mobile:     66-81-4434073
Fax:         66-2-3823490
Press Director: Supranee Ninphanapand
President:Sermsak Ponfpanich
Contact person : Kritsada Panaseri
Address: 2351/18-19 Soi Raemkamhaeng,
Huamark, Bangkapi, Bangkok 10250
Telephone and Fax numbers: 66-2-3146363,
Fax:  66-2-3189690
Map of the area
	City, Name of Airport: Phuket International Airport 
	Easiest form of local transportation available at the Airport:
	Airport transfers are provided for all players by the organizers.
Mini-buses/taxis are available on arrival. 
Host Broadcaster Venue
Name:  ITV Public Company Limited
Contact Person: Krissada Akkarach
Address:  1010 Shinawatra Tower III, 11TH Fl
Viphavadi Rangsit Rd, Ladyao,
Chatuchak, Bangkok 10900 Thailand    Telephone: 66-2-7911000
Fax:            +66-2-7911270
Address: Karon Beach, Patak Road, Muang  
District, Phuket, 83100 Thailand

Event Office Qualification Teams Hotel

From what date: 25 October 2007
Address:  198-200 Patak Road, Karon Beach
Muang District, Phuket 83100
Tel:  TBA
Promoter’s mobile:66-81-4434073
Administrative Director’s mobile:
Mobile of any other persons of the organization dealing with players, officials, etc : 66-81-3312401

Name:     Phuket Orchid Hotel
Address:  34 Luang Por Chuan Road,
Tambon Karon, Phuket 83100
Tel:  66-76-396519-23
Fax: 66-76-396526
Category: 4 stars
Price:    Special Tournament rate 1,750 baht l
Incl breakfast

Address: Woraburi Phuket
               Karon Road
Tel:          66-76-396638
Fax:         66-76-396175
Category: 4 stars
Price:       2,000 baht with breakfast

Address: Baan Karonburi Resort
                Karon Road.
Tel:          66-76-286481-2
Fax:         66-76-396778
Category: 3 stars
Price:      1,750 baht with breakfast

Main Draw Teams Hotel
Name:     Phuket Orchid Hotel
Address:  34 Luang Por Chuan Road,
Tambon Karon, Phuket 83100
Tel:  66-76-396519-23
Fax: 66-76-396526 
Event Schedule
Tues 30/10 ....Arrival of the Qualification Tournament teams 
13:00 Meeting for Country Quota Play-Off teams (if any)
14:00 Country Quota Play-Off matches (if any)
19.00 Preliminary Inquiry (mandatory attendance)
at Oriental Room, Phuket Orchid Hotel for  Qualification  Tournament teams 
19.45  Technical Meeting (mandatory attendance)
at the same location for the Qualification  Tournament teams 

Wed 31/10     Qualification Tournament
Arrival of Main Draw teams
19.00  Preliminary Inquiry  (mandatory attendance)
At Oriental Room, Phuket Orchid Hotel for the Main Draw teams 
19.45 Technical Meeting (mandatory attendance)
at the same location for the Main Draw teams (mandatory attendance)

Thurs 1/11	  Main Draw (32 matches)
Fri   2/11.	  Main Draw (22  matches)
Sat  3/11.	  Main Draw (6 matches) and 
16.00 Semi-final 1
16.00 Sem-final 2 

Sun 4/11	  
15.00 Bronze
16.00 Final

Mon 5/11     Departure of the persons concerned 

Training courts available since (date): 27 October 2007
Total # of competition courts:  4
Total # of warm-up courts: 1

Note: the FIVB and the Promoter reserve the right to modify this schedule to accommodate media and TV’s needs
Useful Information
Tournaments' Side Events Cheer contest amongst local schools   
Ticketing None
Hospitality Package VIP Hospitality Packages are available for between 2 – 5 nights
Camp for Beach Volleyball fans Program will be held daily instructors are Dane and Bob Selznick of US Olympic team
Tentative TV Programming Saturday 3 November & Sunday 4 November from 15.00 – 17.00 both days
Weather Conditions (based on last years' data for the same period)

Sunny with occasional showers in the afternoon. Temperatures 26 – 32 C. Sun rise from 06.00 Sunset at 18.25

Currency Thai baht  approx 40 baht = 1 US dollar
Tourist Office Web Site
Other recommended Hotels in the Area
Popular Attraction Beaches, temples, waterfalls and diving as well as offshore islands
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