Women's Swiss Open 2003
Gstaad, 17 - 21 June

General Info

Promoter & National Federation info                 Map of the area
Event Office & Venue info                                     Handy Tips
Main Draw Teams Hotel & Prize money info     Qualification Teams Hotels
Schedule of Women's and Men's event

 
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Promoter National Federation
Address:



Tel:
Fax:
E-mails:
Website: 
Press Director:

Sport Events Gstaad GmbH
Mr. Rudolf Kunz
Postfach 377, 
CH - 3780 Gstaad
 +41 (0) 33 744 06 40 
 +41(0) 33 744 06 42
info@beachworldtour.ch
www.beachworldtour.ch

Mr. Adrian Wicky
Address:


Tel:
Fax:
E-mails:
Swiss Volleyball Federation
Mr. Christoph Stern
Schwarztorstrasse 56
Postfach 318 CH-3000 Bern 14
+41 (0) 31 387 37 57
+41 (0) 31 387 37 58
info@volleyball.ch
Event Office Venue
Address:


Tel:
Fax:
E-mails:
Website: 
Date of Activation
Sport Events Gstaad GmbH
Postfach 377, 
Ch- 3780 Gstaad
+41 (0) 33 744 06 40
+41(0) 33 744 06 42
info@beachworldtour.ch
www.beachworldtour.ch
operating
Location  Address Village Center Court
Main Draw Teams Hotel Prize Money & Bonus Pool
Address Women:

Tel:


Address Men

Tel:
Hotel Gstaaderhof, 
Gstaad
+41 (0) 33 748 63 63


Hotel Bernerhof, 
Gstaad,  
+41 (0) 33 748 88 44

Women’s Event
Prize Money
Bonus Pool
Total

Men’s Event
Prize Money
Bonus Pool
Total

US$ 100,000
US$ 50,000
US$ 150,000

US$ 100,000
US$ 50,000
US$ 150,000

Schedule of Women Event Schedule of Men Event
Date & Time   Date & Time  
June 16 Arrival of Qualification Tournament Teams June 17 Arrival of Qualification Tournament Teams
19.00h: Preliminary Inquiry for Qualification Tournament at the venue (mandatory attendance) 19.00h: Preliminary Inquiry for Qualification Tournament at the venue (mandatory attendance)
20.00h: Technical Meeting for Qualification Tournament at the venue (mandatory attendance) 20.00h: Technical Meeting for Qualification Tournament at the venue (mandatory attendance)
June 17: Qualification Tournament June 18: Qualification Tournament
June 18: Qualification Tournament Arrival of Main Draw teams June 19: Qualification Tournament Arrival of Main Draw teams
19.00h: Preliminary Inquiry for Main Draw teams at the Kirchgemeindehaus (mandatory attendance) 19.00h: Preliminary Inquiry for Main Draw teams at the Kirchgemeindehaus (mandatory attendance)
20.00h: Technical Meeting for Main Draw teams at the Kirchgemeindehaus (mandatory attendance) 20.00h:





 
Technical Meeting for Main Draw teams at the Kirchgemeindehaus (mandatory attendance)

A meeting for the men and women's athletes will be held by the FIVB at the end of the Technical Meeting

June 19:  Main Draw 
Departure of players not qualified for the Main Draw
June 20 Main Draw 
Departure of players not qualified for the Main Draw
June 20: Main Draw  June 21: Main Draw 
June 21: Semifinals & Finals (4 matches) June 22: Semifinals & Finals (4 matches)
June 22: Departure June 23: Departure
Note: the FIVB & the promoter reserve the right to modify this schedule to accomodate media's needs
Map of the Area
http://www.beachworldtour.ch/de/index.htm
Handy Tips

Tournaments’ Side Events:
Kids-/Seniors-Funtournament, Movie Night (Thursday), Live concert (Friday), Beach Party (Saturday)

Ticketing: free admission for spectators. VIP packages available for CHF 65.00 (reserved place, snack), CHF 130.00 (reserved place, snack, lunch) CHF 195.00 (reserved place, snack, lunch, dinner)

Host Broadcaster: SF DRS
Name: Mr. Ignaz Derung
Web Site Address: www.sfdrs.ch

Tentative TV Programming: live on Sunday, final men

Weather Conditions (based on last year’s data for the same period) :
Minimum Temperature: 15°
Maximum Temperature: 32°
Sun Set: 7:30 pm
Sun Rise: 7:15 am

GMT: + 1

Currency used : CHF

Tourist Office Web Site : www.gstaad.ch

Other recommended Hotels in the Area:
Grand Hotel Bellevue****,
+41 (0) 33 748 00 00,
Hotel Arc-en-ciel ****, +41 (0) 33 748 43 43,
Hotel Saanerhof ***, +41 (0) 33 744 15 15,
Hotel Solsana ***, +41 (0) 33 748 94 94

Popular Attractions: Public figure game on Sunday

Qualification Teams Hotels

Grand Hotel Park                                                           Arc-en-ciel                    
3780 Gstaad, Switzerland                                             3780 Gstaad, Switzerland
Tel: +41 33 748 98 00                                                     Tel: +41 33 748 43 43
Fax: +41 33 748 198 08                                                   Fax: +41 33 748 43 53
E-mail: www.grandhotelpark.ch                                  E-mail: www.arc-en-ciel.ch
Web site: arcenciel@gstaad.ch
                                  Web site: grandpark@gstaad.ch
                                                           
Steigenberger                                                                Alpinelodge Gstaad
3792 Saanen, Switzerland                                             3780 Gstaad, Switzerland
Tel: +41 33 748 64 64                                                     Tel: +41 33 748 41 51
Fax: +41 33 748 64 66                                                     Fax: +41 33 748 41 52
E-mail: gstaad@steigenberger.ch                               E-mail: info@alpinelodge.ch
Web site:
www.steigenberger.ch                               Web site: www.alpinelodge.ch

Hotel Alphorn                                                                Hotel Boo               
3780 Gstaad, Switzerland                                              3792 Saanen, Switzerland
Tel: +41 33 748 45 45                                                      Tel: +41 33 748 88 33
Fax: +41 33 748 45 46                                                      Fax: +41 33 748 88 32
E-mail: office@gstaad-alphorn.ch                               E-mail: boofamily@bluewin.ch
Website: www.gstaad-alphorn.ch                               Website: www.hotelboo.ch

Hotel Solsana                                                                 Hotel Spitzhorn        
3792 Saanen, Switzerland                                             3792 Saanen, Switzerland
Tel: +41 33 748 94 94                                                      Tel: +41 33 748 94 88
Fax: +41 33 748 41 41                                                      Fax: +41 33 748 41 42
E-mail: solsana@swissonline.ch
                                  E-mail: spitzhorn@gstaad.ch
Website:
www.solsana.ch                                            Website: www.gstaad.ch/spitzhorn

Hotel Baeren                                                                   Hotel Bahnhof           
3785 Gsteig, Switzerland                                               3777 Saanenmöser, Switzerland
Tel: +41 33 755 10 33                                                      Tel: +41 33 744 15 06
Fax: +41 33 755 19 37                                                      Fax: +41 33 744 72 88
E-mail:
hotel_baeren_gsteig@gstaad.ch                    E-mail: info@hotelbahnhoefli.ch
Website:
www.hotelbahnhoefli.ch

Youth hostel SJH
3792 Saanen-Gstaad, Switzerland
Tel: +41 33 744 13 43
Fax: +41 33 744 55 42
E-mail: saanen@youthhostel.ch
Website: www.youthhostel.ch/saanen