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  Barcelona  2008   Men's Open
27.05.2008 -  01.06.2008

GENERAL INFO

 
General Info
 

Click here for the Event's Regulation (WT/06)

Title of the Event

BARCELONA OPEN

Promoter National Federation
Name: 
FEDERACIÓ CATALANA DE VOLEIBOL
VOLEICAT EVENTS SL
Contact person:
FRANCESC FERRER I VILA
Address:
C/ JUNQUERES 16, 5-C BARCELONA 08003
Tel:
 +34 933 193 134 
Mobile:
 +34 665697856
Fax: 
+34 933 193 134
E-mail:
 info@worldtourbcn.cat, fferrervi@orange.es
Website:
 www.worldtourbarcelona.cat
Press Director:  Javier Bonastre / Daniel Pla
President:
Mr. AGUSTIN MARTIN SANTOS
Contact person 
(if different from the President of the National Federation):
Mr. DAVID FERNANDEZ

Address:
AUGUSTO FIGUEROA, 3 2º MADRID 28004
Telephone and Fax numbers:
+34 917 014 090
+34 917 014 094
E-mail:
voleyplaya@rfevb.com
Website:
www.rfevb.com
Map of the area
 
Barcelona, El Prat.
Train (www.renfe.es/cercanias/barcelona/index_horarios.html) 
Bus 
(www.emt-amb.com/links/DetalleLinea.asp?pagLinea=lineas/aero.htm&CodLinea=’A1’&idioma=cat)
Host Broadcaster Venue
Host Broadcaster: Televisio' de Catalunya
Televisió de Catalunya SA
c/ Jacint Verdaguer s/n
08970 Sant Joan Despí
Barcelona

PLAÇA CARLES BUÏGAS, BARCELONA



Venue at Night

Event Office Qualification Teams Hotel
From what date: 
OCTOBER 2007
Address:
C/ JUNQUERES 16, 5-C BARCELONA
Tel: 
+34 933 193 134
665 69 78 56 (mobile)
Promoter’s mobile: 
 665 82 56 53
Administrative Director’s mobile:
665 69 78 56 (11-13 h)
Mobile of any other persons of the 
organization dealing with players, officials, etc :
Competition director:JAVIER BOSMA
Mobile: +34 619 242 494
Promotional director: FERNANDO BARBEITO
Mobile: +34 629 704 461 
Fax:
 +34 933 193 134
E-mail: 
info@worldtourbcn.cat

Travel agency CRAZY PEOPLE
www.viajespeople.com
calvet@viajespeople.com

 

Main Draw Teams Hotel
AYRE HOTEL GRAN VIA
Address:
GRAN VIA DE LES CORTS CATALANES, 322-324 BARCELONA
Tel: 
+34 933 675 500
Fax: 
+34 933 675 501
E-mail: 
granvia@ayrehotels.com

Special fares which can be applied 
to the FIVB Family members, 
media representatives, sponsors, etc:
TBD
Event Schedule
Women Men
26/05/2008     
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 the VENUE for the Qualification  Tournament teams 
20:00 Technical Meeting (mandatory attendance)
at VENUE for the Qualification  Tournament teams 
27/05/2008     Qualification Tournament
Arrival of Main Draw teams
19:00  Preliminary Inquiry  (mandatory attendance)
at the VENUE for the Main Draw teams 
20:00  Technical Meeting (mandatory attendance)
at the VENUE for the Main Draw teams 
(mandatory attendance)
28/05/2008     Main Draw (32 matches)
29/05/2008     Main Draw (22 matches)
30/05/2008     Main Draw (4 matches) and Semi-finals 
31/05/2008     Finals
01/06/2008     Departure of the persons concerned 

Training courts available since: 25/05/2008 
Total # of competition courts: 6 COURTS
Total # of warm-up courts: 2 COURTS
27/05/2008     
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)
20:00 Preliminary Inquiry (mandatory attendance)
at the VENUE for the Qualification  Tournament teams 
21:00 Technical Meeting (mandatory attendance)
at the VENUE for the Qualification  Tournament teams 
28/05/2008     Qualification Tournament
Arrival of Main Draw teams
19:00  Preliminary Inquiry  (mandatory attendance)
at the VENUE for the Main Draw teams 
20:00 Technical Meeting (mandatory attendance)
at the VENUE for the Main Draw teams 
(mandatory attendance)
29/05/2008     Main Draw (32 matches)
30/05/2008     Main Draw (22 matches)
31/05/2008     Main Draw (4 matches) and Semi-finals 
01/06/2008     Finals 
02/06/2008     Departure of the persons concerned 

Training courts available since: 25/05/2008
Total # of competition courts: 6 COURTS
Total # of warm-up courts: 2 COURTS

Useful Information

Tournaments' Side Events TBD
Ticketing Free entrance
Hospitality Package TBD
Camp for Beach Volleyball fans TBD
Tentative TV Programming TBD
Weather Conditions
(based on last years' data for the same period)

TEMPERATURE MIN/MAX: 18ºC/27ºC
HUMIDITY: 75%                                                                        
RAIN: 0
WIND CONDITION: MINIMUM                                             
SUN RISE: 07:15          SUN SET: 20:30

Currency EURO (€)
Tourist Office Web Site www.barcelonaturisme.com
Other recommended Hotels in the Area
Popular Attraction Gaudí buildings(Sagrada Familia, Parc Güell, Casa Batllo,etc.), Miro museum, Ramblas, Montjuic, Tibidabo, Port Olímpic, etc
Photo: Sagrada Familia
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