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  Seoul  2008   Women's Open
13.05.2008 -  18.05.2008

GENERAL INFO

 
General Info
 

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Title of the Event

‘Sponsor (TBD)’ SEOUL Open

Promoter National Federation
Name: I Union Sports
Contact person: Gap Geen Yoon 
Address: Hanaro Bldg #502 Insadong 
Chongno-Ku Seoul Korea 110-794
Tel:  +82 2 739 3700
Mobile: +82 11 267 8144
Fax:  +82 2 739 3701
E-mail:  ppasha@yahoo.com
website: http://www.seaever.kr/page/open.php
President: Young Dal Jang 
Contact person: Seong Kee Hak 
Address: 4F Pyongwon Bldg Seongnae-Dong
Gangdong-Gu  Seoul Korea 134-030
Telephone and Fax numbers: 
+82 2 4889 440,  
+82 2 568 6719
E-mail: international@kva.or.kr 
Map of the area
 
City, Name of Airport 
 Inchoen , Incheon International Airport http://www.airport.or.kr/
Easiest form of local transportation available at the Airport: 
 taxi or limousine http://www.airportlimousine.co.kr
Host Broadcaster Venue
SBS & SBS Sports (Seoul Broadcasting System)
Address:
Han River Jamsil Citizen Park
26 Jamsil-dong ,Songpa-gu, Seoul, Korea
Event Office Qualification Teams Hotel
From what date: 1ST May 2007
Address:  Han River in Seoul 
Name : I Union Sports
Contact Person : Sung-hwa Jung
Address : Han River Jamsil Citizen Park
26 Jamsil-dong ,Songpa-gu, Seoul, Korea
Tel : TBD
Mobile : +82 10 9136 0093
Fax : TBD
E-mail :  ppasha@yahoo.com
Address : 
88, Bangi-Dong, 
Song Pa-Gu, Seoul, 
Korea
Tel : 82-2-410-2511,
 Fax : 82-2-2-410-2101
   Email : jbh@sosfo.or.kr 
Contact person : 
               Mr. JUN, Byung-Ho                    
(82- 2-11-9961-8687)
 Fare : Double Room(Incl.Breakfast)
USD 105, Lunch & Dinner USD 23
 
Main Draw Teams Hotel

Seoul Olympic Parktel
88-8 Bangyi-Dong, Songpa-gu
SEOUL, KOREA  138-749
TEL:  +82 (02) 410-2511
FAX:  +82 (02) 410-2101
Website: 
www.parktel.co.kr
-  Room Fare for the players : TBD
(twin room, single room, per night)
-  Price for breakfast:TBD(hotel buffet)
-  Price for Lunch:TBD(hotel buffet)
-  Price for Dinner:TBD(outdoor buffet)
-  Web site : www.ramadaseoul.co.kr

Event Schedule
13.May           
Arrival of the Qualification Tournament teams 
13:00 Meeting for Country Quota Play-Off teams at the venue, press interview tent.
14:00 Country Quota Play-Off matches (if any)
19.30  Preliminary Inquiry (mandatory attendance)at Seoul Olympic Parktel for the Qualification  Tournament teams 
20.00 Technical Meeting (mandatory attendance) at Seoul Olympic Parktel for the Qualification  Tournament teams 

14.May	      09:00 Qualification Tournament
Arrival of Main Draw teams
19.30 Preliminary Inquiry  (mandatory attendance)at Seoul Olympic Parktel for the Main Draw teams 
20.00  Technical Meeting (mandatory attendance) at Seoul Olympic Parktel for the Main Draw teams (mandatory attendance)

15.May	      Main Draw (32 matches) - Opening Ceremonies featuring Korean group "BigBang"
16.May	      Main Draw (21 matches) 
17.May	      Main Draw (6 matches)
Semi-final 1
Semi-final 2
18.May	      
Main Draw (2 matches) 
Bronze
Gold
Closing Ceremony
19.May           Departure of the persons concerned 

Training courts available since (date): 12.May.2008 (2 courts), 13.May.2008 (5 courts)
Total # of competition courts: 4
Total # of warm-up courts: 1

Useful Information

Tournaments' Side Events
10-11 May -
National Amateur Tournament (4-person)
15 May - 
Opening Ceremonies featuring Korean group "BigBang"
 
15-18 May - 
Sand Sculpture Event featuring 3 famous Korean artists 
(to be displayed around side courts)
Nan-Ta (Drum Cat) Performance 13:00-13:30

18 May - 
Closing Ceremonies featuring Korean singer "LPG"
Ticketing Free Enterance
Hospitality Package TBD
Camp for Beach Volleyball fans

18-May - Camp for Fans (13:00-15:00) prior to Bronze Medal Final.

Tentative TV Programming TBD
Weather Conditions
(based on last years' data for the same period)
Minimum 15 °C ,  maximum 24 °C
Sun set -  19:00 sun rise - 06:30
Currency WON
Tourist Office Web Site http://www.visitseoul.net/english_new/
http://english.tour2korea.com/
Other recommended Hotels in the Area TBD
Popular Attraction N Seoul Tower
Insadong Street
Gyeongbokgung, Royal Palace
Nam Mountain Korean Traditional Village
Other useful information TBD