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  Manama  2008   Men's Open
27.10.2008 -  01.11.2008

GENERAL INFO

 
General Info
 

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

Title of the Event

BAHRAIN OPEN 2008

Promoter National Federation
BAHRAIN VOLLEYBALL ASSOCIATION
A.S.D. SPORTLANDS
Contact person:
Mr. ROBERTO REGGIANI
Mobile: +973 39906729 
         or +39 3343799505
Address: 
P.O.Box 5176 Manama 
 KINGDOM OF BAHRAIN
Tel:  +973 17811525
Fax:  + 973 17811510
E-mail:  brnvolly@batelco.com.bh           
             info@sportlands.org
Website: www.wtbahrain.com
Press Director: TBD
President: 
Mr. Ali Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al-Khalifa
Contact person: 
Mr. AHMED HUSSEIN 
Mobile: +973 39204750
Address:
P.O.Box 5176 Manama 
 KINGDOM OF BAHRAIN
Tel:  +973 17811525
Fax:  + 973 17811510
E-mail:  brnvolly@batelco.com.bh
Map of the area
Airport : BAHRAIN INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT
Host Broadcaster Venue
Bahrain Radio & Television Corporation
Kingdom of Bahrain
Sport Channel
P.O. Box 1075
Contact person:
Ahmed Ashoor Hassan
Mobile: +973 39611229
AL FATEH PARK
Juffair
MANAMA
KINGDOM OF BAHRAIN
Event Office Qualification Teams Hotel
BAHRAIN VOLLEYBALL ASSOCIATION
P.O.Box 5176 Manama 
 KINGDOM OF BAHRAIN
Tel:  +973 17811525
Fax:  + 973 17811510
E-mail:  brnvolly@batelco.com.bh
AL SAFIR  HOTEL & TOWER ****
P.O. Box 55222,  Juffair,  Manama 
Tel. +973 17827999  Fax +973 17827888
Email:  alsafirh@batelco.com.bh
Web site:  www.alsafirhotel.com
Prices: Single room full board US$ 130
           Double room full board US$ 170

PARS INTERNATIONAL HOTEL ****
P.O. Box 20682,  Juffair,  Manama 
Tel. +973 17814777  Fax +973 17814778
Email:  info@parsbahrain.net
Web site:  www.parsbahrain.net
Prices: Single room full board US$ 120
           Double room full board US$ 160

Promoter doesn’t cover any cost regarding 
to the accommodation, meals, 
catering for the Qualification Teams.
Main Draw Teams Hotel
AL SAFIR  HOTEL & TOWER
P.O. Box 55222,  Juffair,  Manama 
Tel. +973 17827999  Fax +973 17827888
Email:  alsafirh@batelco.com.bh
Web site:  www.alsafirhotel.com

Promoter covers the cost regarding 
to the accommodation, meals, catering 
for the Main Draw Players and FIVB Officials.
Event Schedule
27/10/08    Arrival of the Qualification Tournament teams
13:00 Meeting for Country Quota Play-Off teams (if any) at the Venue
14:00 Country Quota Play-Off matches (if any)
20:00  Preliminary Inquiry (mandatory attendance)
at Hotel PARS International for the Qualification  Tournament teams 
21.15 Technical Meeting (mandatory attendance)
at Hotel PARS International for the Qualification  Tournament teams 
28/10/08	09:00 Qualification Tournament
Arrival of Main Draw teams
20:00  Preliminary Inquiry  (mandatory attendance)
at Hotel PARS International for the Main Draw teams 
21.15  Technical Meeting (mandatory attendance)
at Hotel PARS International  for the Main Draw teams (mandatory attendance)
29/10/08     Main Draw (32 matches)
30/10/08	 Main Draw (22 matches)
31/10/08	 Main Draw (4 matches), plus 1st Semi-final h. 17.00 and 2nd Semifinal h. 18.30

1/11/08     17:00 Bronze medal match- 18.30 Gold medal match
2/11/08     Departure of the persons concerned
Training courts available since: 23/10/08
Total # of competition courts: 4
Total # of warm-up courts: 1

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: 18șC/28șC
HUMIDITY:75%                                                                        
RAIN: 0
WIND CONDITION: Pleasant breeze sometimes                                            
SUN RISE: 5.13         SUN SET: 17:44
Currency BAHRAIN DINAR = US$ 2,75 (fixed)
Tourist Office Web Site See          www.e.gov.bh
Other recommended Hotels in the Area See  Juffair area MANAMA
Popular Attraction NATIONAL MUSEUM, Juffair
Other useful information See http://www.bahraintourism.com/tour_attraction.htm