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Challengers & Satellites
 

 

  Varadero  2005  Satellite
10.11.2005 -  13.11.2005

 
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Promoter National Federation
FEDERACION CUBANA DE VOLEIBOL
Mr. Omelio J. CASTILLO PÉREZ
Ave. Independencia y Esq. 3ra
Boyeros
CIUDAD HABANA
Cuba

Tel: +53 (7) 44 53 92 / +53 (7) 44 53 94
Fax: +53 (7) 44 45 46 Pdt
voleibol@inder.co.cu
FEDERACION CUBANA DE VOLEIBOL
Mr. Omelio J. CASTILLO PÉREZ
Ave. Independencia y Esq. 3ra
Boyeros
CIUDAD HABANA
Cuba

Tel: +53 (7) 44 53 92 / +53 (7) 44 53 94
Fax: +53 (7) 44 45 46 Pdt
voleibol@inder.co.cu
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TBA
Event Office Venue
TBA Havana - Playas Santamaría
Prize Money & World Ranking Points Welcome Transportation & Hotel

US$ 10,000 - per gender, prize money to be paid by the organizer, in cash, to main draw teams as per the following breakdown & upon conclusion of the event:

Rank           Total/team
1st              
 2,000
2nd             
 1,500
3rd               
1,200
4th                 
 800
2 x 5th            
 650
2 x 7th           
  500
4 x 9th              350
4 x 13th 
          200

Rank       Individual points                          
1st           
   10           
2nd           
   9            
3rd       
        8            
4th               7
2 x 5th         6
2 x 7th         5 
4 x 9th         4 
4 x 13th       3               

TBA

 

HOTEL
Las Terrazas
(affiliate to the Cuban Isla Azul Hotel chain)
Apartotel Isla Azul “Las Terrazas”
Avenida de Las Terrazas, entre 10 y Rotonda
Santamaría del Mar - Playas del Este

Tel: +53 (7) 97 1344
Fax: +53 (7) 97 1316
horiatla@hatlant.hor.tur.cu

This is an ideal place to enjoy the sea, practice outdoor sports and put concerns aside.  This hotel is surrounded by coconut palms and other peculiar trees. It stands out for the hospitality of its people, its comfort and its location close to the sea: a permanent invitation to its enjoyment.

This hotel features apartments with options for those who enjoy vacations, for sports persons and for all those who want to take advantage of its warm tropical sun, its facilities for recreation and sport practice or its Cuban cuisine.

HOTEL FACILITIES
154 acclimatized appartments with bathroom, satellite TV, phone, kitchen and freezer. Set of apartments with one, two or three bedrooms.

OTHERS
3 Restaurants, snack bar, grocery, national and international phone call service, safety boxes, offices for the change of currency, parking lot, massage, sports areas, Intranet service, bureau of tourism, taxi service, rental of cars, day and night animation, excursions to sites of historical and social interest.

The hotel is 50 km from the “José Martí” International Airport and 25 km from the center of the capital.

CUBADEPORTES sports agency offers a wide range of services for the holding of this Satellite Tournament in the Cuban Capital: transfer from the airport to the venue and back (personalized assistance at the airport). It also offers, at the price of 40 CUC per person per day, lodging in a double room, breakfast, lunch and dinner, daily transportation to the training and competition site and medical assistance.

Competition Format & Schedule  - Preliminary Inquiry & Technical Meetings

Qualification Tournament:
TBC

Main Draw & Finals:
TBC

Country quota playoff: to determine the teams advancing to the qualification tournament

Qualification Tournament: single-elimination 4 teams per gender to quality to the main draw

Main Draw: double-elimination of 16 teams

Players must attend the Preliminary Inquiry and present their uniforms and official forms (players' commitment, health certificate, prize money) during such inquiry.

Players must attend the Technical Meeting. Draws will be made during the meeting; seeding and detailed information on the competition will be distributed to players during the meeting.


MORE SPECIFIC INFORMATION REGARDING THE SCHEDULE, ETC. TO FOLLOW

Uniforms will be checked during the Preliminary Inquiry. Players of the same team must wear the same colour and style of shorts. The display of players' sponsors’ logos on shorts and accessories is free as long as it complies with FIVB advertising regulations. Organisers will provide playing tops for the entire event.

It is mandatory that all athletes have their own liability and medical insurance. Neither the FIVB nor the promoter will be held responsible for any medical expenses incurred while competing in a tournament.

Only players who have properly registered with the FIVB, signed the Challenger / Satellite Player’s Agreement and who have no outstanding fines with the FIVB will be considered eligible to take part in this event.