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  Mallorca  2008   Men's Open
02.09.2008 -  07.09.2008

GENERAL INFO

 
General Info
 

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

Title of the Event

Open de Mallorca

Promoter National Federation
Name: Event Consulting International
Contact person: Frank Lichte
Address: Av. Jaime III, 23 2º 1ª
07012 Palma de Mallorca
Spain
Tel:  +34 971 22 93 06
Fax:  +34 971 22 93 07
E-mail: beach@eventconsulting.com
Website: http://www.worldtourmallorca.com/event.html
Press Director: Katja Ruch
President: Agustín MARTÍN SANTOS
Contact person (if different from the President 
of the National Federation):
Juan Pedro Sánchez
RFEVB General Secretary
Address: C/Augusto Figueroa, 3 2º 1ª
Telephone and Fax numbers: 
+34 91 701 40 90 / +34 91 701 40 94
E-mail: correo@rfevb.com
Website: www.rfevb.com
Map of the area
Airport :
City, Name of Airport: Palma de Mallorca, Son Sant Jordi 
Easiest form of local transportation available at the Airport: 
EMT Bus Nr. 1 www.emtpalma.es, Taxi
Host Broadcaster Venue
 
Address: Plaza de Toros
Av. De Arquitecte Gaspar Bennazar
Palma de Mallorca

Event Office Qualification Teams Hotel
From what date: 01 September 2008
Address:  Plaza de Toros
Av. De Arquitecte Gaspar Bennazar
Palma de Mallorca
Tel: TBA
Promoter’s mobile: TBA
Administrative Director’s mobile: TBA
Mobile of any other persons of the organization 
dealing with players, officials, etc : TBA
Fax:  TBA
E-mail:  TBA
 

Tryp Bellver 4 Sterne
Paseo Marí­timo, 11,
07014 Palma de Mallorca
SGL/DBL 128,40€ (Price per room)

Meliá Palas Atenea 4 Sterne
Paseo Maritimo, 29,
07014 Palma de Mallorca

SGL 134€ (Price per room)
DBL 159€ (Price per room)

Isla Mallorca 4 Sterne
Plaza Almirante Churruca, 5,
07014 Palma de Mallorca

SGL 81€ (Price per room)
DBL 136€ (Price per room)

Main Draw Teams Hotel

Hotel Belvedere
Carre Can Tàpera 3
07015 Palma (Mallorca), Spain
+34 971 401 411

Event Schedule
Sept 02    
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 pm Preliminary Inquiry (mandatory attendance)
at Hotel Belvedere for the Qualification  Tournament teams 
20.00   Technical Meeting (mandatory attendance)
at Hotel Belvedere for the Qualification  Tournament teams 
Sept 03    Qualification Tournament
Arrival of Main Draw teams
19.00 Preliminary Inquiry  (mandatory attendance)
at Hotel Belvedere for the Main Draw teams 
20.00 pm (time)  Technical Meeting (mandatory attendance)
at Hotel Belvedere for the Main Draw teams (mandatory attendance)
Sept 04	   Main Draw
Sept 05    Main Draw 
Sept 06    Main Draw 
Sept 07    11.00 - Semi-final 1
               12.00 - Semi-final 2	
	14.00 - Final for 3/4
	15.00 - Final
Sept 08     Departure of the persons concerned 

Training courts available since (date): Sept 01
Total # of competition courts: 4
Total # of warm-up courts: 1

Useful Information

Tournaments' Side Events Players Night on Saturday
Ticketing Free admission for spectators until Saturday
Hospitality Package VIP packages available
Camp for Beach Volleyball fans Indian village, games & entertainment, instructor on site
Tentative TV Programming  
Weather Conditions
(based on last years' data for the same period)

18º min. / 27º max.
07:25 / 20:08
GMT: + 1 hour

Currency EURO
Tourist Office Web Site www.a-palma.es
Other recommended Hotels in the Area www.a-palma.es
Popular Attraction
The Cathedral “La Seu” - Gothic XIV-Xvi centuries with subsequent additions. 
High vaults with elegant columns, three naves and interesting tombs of Jaime II and 
Jaime III of Mallorca.

Bellver Castle Gothic building of the 14th century with an interesting 
circular courtyard.

Almudaina Palace Islamic origen. Residence of the Royal House of Mallorca 
in the Middles Ages. Interesting gothic chapel. Museum of the National Heritage.

La Lonja- One of the most interesting buildings, in Spanish gothic civil style, 
built by Guillermo Sagrera, 15th century. Inner elegant columns looking like
palm trees in Shape. Building used as exhibition hall.

Townhall Façade of 17th an 18th centuries Baroque with interesting eave.

Pilar and Joan Miró´s Fundation 
The displays a selection of paintings, drawings, graphic oeuvre and 
sculptures by Joan Miró. Interesting visit to the artist’s Studios.
Other useful information Bus number 1 (Airport-Palma-Airport)