FIVB Beach Volelyball World Tour

Moscow GRAND SLAM | 21 - 25 août 2013

#MoscowGS


 

HOST CITY & VENUE

 

 

Moscow is the capital city and the most populous metropolitan area in Russia. The city is a major political, economic, cultural and scientific center in Russia and in Europe. Moscow is the northernmost megacity on Earth, the second (after Istanbul) most populous city in Europe, and the sixth largest city proper in the world with a population of over 11.5 million. By its territorial expansion on July 1, 2012 southwest into the Moscow Oblast, the capital increased its area 2.5 times; from about 1,000 square kilometers (390 sq mi) up to 2,500 square kilometers (970 sq mi), and gained additional population of 230,000 people.

Moscow is situated on the Moskva River in the Central Federal District of European Russia. Moscow is the site of the Moscow Kremlin, an ancient fortress that is today the residence of the Russian president. Both chambers of the Russian parliament (the State Duma and the Federation Council) also sit in Moscow.

 

Venue

Vodny Stadium Beach Sports Center, 39 Leningradskoe Highway, 125212 Moscow, Russia

Tel: +7 916 693 84 17

Fax: +7 499 978 60 69

Contact person 1: Mrs Sonia DANILOVA

Tel: +7 916 693 84 17

Email: rusbeachvolley@mail.ru, sonia.danilova@gmail.com

Contact person 2: Mrs Lyudmila POPOVA

Mobile: +7 906 795 23 05

Email: transport@rusbv.ru

 

Closest airport

Moscow: Sheremetievo (SVO), Domodedovo (DME), Vnukovo (VKO)

Distance from airport to venue: 24km approx, 60km approx, 47km approx respectively

Details of transport from airport to venue:

Sheremetievo (SVO): Fastest way: http://www.aeroexpress.ru/en/sheremetyevo.htm

Domodedovo (DME): Fastest way: http://www.aeroexpress.ru/en/domodedovo.htm

Vnukovo (VKO): Fastest way: http://www.aeroexpress.ru/en/vnukovo.htm

Details of transport favailable: links above point to websites for train schedules. Every airport also offers taxi (24h) and minibus shuttles (6am-11pm).

For the shuttle service please contact us at: transport@rusbv.ru