Women's Chinese Open 2003
Lianyungang, 13 - 17 August

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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:




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Press Director:
China Sports Industry CO
Mr. Wei Jizhong
225, Chao Wai Street
100 020 Beijing
China
+ 86 10 6553 61 68
+ 86 10 6551 53 38
csi@sport158.com
www.sport158.com
TBD
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Website:
China Volleyball Association
M. Weimin YUAN, President
9, rue Tiyuguan
100763 BEIJING
China
+86 (10) 6715 80 55
+86 (10) 6711 39 40
volleyball202@sina.com
Event Office / Local Contact Venue
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Date of Activation:

Organizing Committee
232 Water Ball Gym 4
Tiyuguan Road
100061 Beijing,
China

+ 86 10- 67 18 0323+ 86 10- 67 18 0321
+ 86 10- 65 524 132
+
86 10- 6716 03 17; + 86 10- 65 515 338
jeni_
ferz
@yahoo.com

TBD
Location 
Address


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Fax:

 
Dashawan Beach Liandao
Lianyunguang
China

+ 86 518 581 7889
+
86 518 581 7887

+
86 518 581 7887

+ 86 518 581 7895

 

Main Draw Teams Hotel Prize Money & Bonus Pool
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Shen Zhou Hotel ****
1
0 Km’s distance to the venue,
15 minutes by bus.
215 North Haitang Road,
Lian Yunguang,
China, 222042
+ 00 86 518- 2310088
+ 00 86 518- 2311535  Shenzhou@shenzhou-hotel.com.cn
www.shenzhou-hotel.com.cn
Double Room   US$ 100/ day
3 meals included (for two people)
Single Room    US$ 80/ day
3 meals included (for one person)

Prize Money
Bonus Pool
Total

US$ 100,000
US$ 50,000
US$ 150,000
Schedule of Women Event  
Date & Time  
August 12 Arrival of Qualification Tournament teams
19.30h: Preliminary Inquiry for Qualification Tournament teams (mandatory attendance)
20.00h: General Technical Meeting for Qualification Tournament teams (mandatory attendance)
August 13 Qualification Tournament
August 14 Qualification Tournament
Arrival of Main Draw teams
19.30h: Preliminary Inquiry for Main Draw teams (mandatory attendance)
20.00h: General Technical Meeting for Main Draw teams (mandatory attendance)
August 15 Main Draw - Departure of players not qualified for the Main Draw
August 16 Main Draw
August 17 Semi-finals & Finals
August 18 Departure
Note: the FIVB & the promoter reserve the right to modify this schedule to accomodate media's needs
Map of the Area
      

                    
                          

Qualification Teams Hotels

Huanyu Hotel (2 Stars)
Fax: + 86 518 5520 818
Tel: + 86 518 5520 888
Double Room   US$ 40/ day   breakfast included (for two people)

Single Room    US$ 35/ day  breakfast included (for one person)

Handy Tips

For visa applications of the participating players and  coaches each respective necessary personal information such as nationalities, passport numbers, profession, locations for obtaining the visas, visiting time duration, flight schedule , etc. must be sent to the Chinese Volleyball Association through the athlete respective National Volleyball Federation.
Lianyunguang lies in the i
nner coast of west pacific ocean, which was listed in 1988 as one of the first 14 coastal cities opened to the outside world by the China government; it is also the east terminal of the New Silk Road - The New Eurasia Continental Bridge, and is a rising centre of industry, foreign trade and tourism in east China. Lianyungang boasts a unique mixture of scenery, sea and mountains, among them Yuntai Mountain is a state-level scenic site.  Lianyungang has a population of 4.05 million people and covers an area of 7,444KM2.  During the fast developments during the past 20 years, has the modern port of Lianyungang been built, a growing city, a new industrial city and an important tourist city.
Lianyungang is an ancient but also a young city. The land formed 1.6 billon years ago and saw human activity as early as 100,000 years ago. Lianyungang is an important tourist city with beautiful surroundings. With mountains meeting the sea and islands facing the port, Lianyungang has 14 tourist areas and 116 scenic spots. Among them are the Huaguo Mountain park, charming beach, waterfall and hot springs in Donghai, the ancient Haizhou Town and forest park. Lianyungang City is just like a pearl surrounded by blue sea and green mountains.
The scenery
Lian Island was chosen as the venue for 2003 Swatch-FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour China Women’s Open this summer. Lian Island occupies an area of 7.75 square km and a total costal line. Lian Island is nicknamed as the Oriental Hawaii for its crystal-blue sea and natural quality beach lido-Dashawan Beach. This August, players from many corners of the world will meet together at Dashawan Beach presenting for a hottest game ever
At present, Lianyuguang co
nnects internationally with 5 sister cities: Napier (New Zealand), Great Geelong (Australia), Sakai (Japan), Saga (Japan), Mokpu(Korea).
Lianyungang is a precious city for development, hot place for tourism and investment.  It is warmly welcome for the friends from both home and abroad to experience the great opportunities Lianyungang has to offer.  Lianyungang is mysterious today and glorious tomorrow.

The Organizer will welcome participating teams at Qingdao and Lianyungang airports and provide transportation free of charge between the airport and the official hotel provided that players inform 4 days in advance  the Organizers of their arrival information , such information shall include arrival date, time, and flight number.

For entry visas for players, please contact THE CHINESE VOLLEYBALL ASSOCIATION as follows:

Organizing Committee China Women’s Open - 2003 Swatch-FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour
Mr. Jennifer Zeng
232, Water Ball Gym,
4#, Tiyuguan Road, Beijing,
China, 100061

Tel: + 86 10 6718 0323; + 86 10 6718 0321, + 86 10 6552 4132, + 86 10 6710 0101 ext 216 or 220
Fax: + 86 10 6716 0317, + 86 10 6551 5338
Email: Jeni_ferz@yahoo.com


The FIVB kindly asks the persons concerned to send COMPLETE and ACCURATE details ONLY ONCE to the Chinese Promoter in order to allow him to coordinate all necessary actions with the Chinese Sports Authority, issue the Invitation letter in due time, and fax it to all persons accordingly in order for them to receive their Visa in the Chinese Embassy concerned. Information must contain ALL the following in order to be accepted and avoid further delays:

1) Name
2) Passport No.
3) Occupation (Player/Coach/FIVB official)
4) Nationality
5) Place for Visa Application (China Embassy)
6) Arrival & Departure duration

Tournaments’ Side Events: Welcome Banquet  - 17:30 on August 14. Players, FIVB Officials and Referees invited
Bonfires : 20:00 on August 17. Players, FIVB Officials and Referees invited

Ticketing: free admission for spectators to watch the matches. However. admission into Beach Park.

Host Broadcaster:

                      Name: Shanghai TV Sports

                      Web Site Address: TBD

                      Tentative TV Programming: Live Coverage 2 semi-finals
 in the morning 3/4 for Bronze Medal on August 17
in the afternoon  for 1/2 for Gold /Silver Medals on August 17

Weather Conditions (based on last year’s data for the same period) :

                      Minimum Temperature: 24.7°

                      Maximum Temperature: 29.6°

                      Humidity: 86 %

                      Wind Velocity: 5.8 m/s

GMT: + hour: -9 hours

Currency used: RMB

Climatic Conditions (at the proposed competition period)

A.   SUNRISE & SUNSET O’CLOCKS

Event Dates

Sunrise O’clock

Sunset O’clock

August 13

05:18

18:51

August 14

05:19

18:50

August 15

05:20

18:49

August 16

05:20

18:47

August 17

05:21

18:46

August 18

05:22

18:45

B.  VENUE MAIN CLIMATIC GUIDE (Xilian Island, history in middle August)

Maximum Rain (mm)

Minimum

Rain (mm)

Average

Rain (mm)

Average Wind (m/s)

Dominant Wind

316.4

0.1

68

9.9

SE-East

 

Extreme High Temperature

Average Maximum Temperature

Extreme Low Temperature

Average Minimum Temperature

Average Humidity

Minimum Humidity

 

35.3

29.6

18.7

24.7

86%

68.3%

C. TARGET WEATHER INFO SERVICE (for Swatch-FIVB WT China Open)

           General

Lian Yunguang locates in the transitional area between temperate zone and the sub-tropical zone, with a distinguished seasonal climate. In mid August, the weather is frequently influenced by sub-tropical anticyclone fringe, easily resulting in thundershowers.

Rain

As per the climatic statistics in the past 52 years, the no-rain probability recorded some 50%, and the heavy rain/storm rain took 7% during Aug 13-18.

Wind

During Aug 13-18, 80% for North wind to Southeast- East Wind;

Average Maximum wind speeds to 9 degree; 6% for 8-degree-above wind;

Temperature

In Mid August, average noon temperature reaches to 29, infrequently with a highest of 35; average morning temperature is 24.5, with a lowest of 18.7 

(Resources: Lianyungang Municipal Weather Bureau; All rights reserved)

Qingdao Liuting International Airport - Welcome of teams - events designated shuttles buses to the event site

Flight Schedule (Inbound)
 

WEEK

FROM

Flight #

DEPARTURE

ARRIVAL

AIRCRAFT

Monday

8 Liners

Seoul

KE845

09:00

09:35

 

Osaka

NH157

10:20

12:00

B6

Seoul

KE841

13:10

13:45

 

Hong Kong

KA950

10:50

14:00

 

Seoul

CA128

14:00

14:20

738

Hong Kong

MU598

12:25

15:15

320

Daegu

CA142

15:35

16:20

733

Fukuoka

MU290

15:40

16:40

320

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tuesday

9 Liners

Seoul

KE845

09:00

09:35

 

Bushan

KE6847

10:50

11:10

 

Tokyo

JL783

09:25

11:40

 

Bushan

CA136

13:00

13:30

733

Seoul

KE841

13:10

13:45

 

Seoul

CA128

14:00

14:20

738

Hong Kong

MU598

12:25

15:15

320

Osaka

MU526

16:15

17:30

AB6

Hong Kong

KA950

15:45

18:50

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Wednesday

7 Liners

Seoul

KE845

09:00

09:35

 

Tokyo

NH927

10:30

12:45

B6

Seoul

KE841

13:10

13:45

 

Hong Kong

KA950

10:50

14:00

 

Seoul

CA128

14:00

14:20

738

Hong Kong

MU598

12:25

15:15

320

Fukuoka

MU290

15:40

18:40

320

 

 

 

 

 

 

Thursday

9 Liners

Hong Kong

KA950

08:05

11:15

 

Bushan

KE6847

10:15

11:10

 

Seoul

KE845

09:00

09:35

 

Tokyo

JL783

09:25

11:40

 

Osaka

NH157

10:20

12:00

B6

Seoul

KE841

13:10

13:45

 

Seoul

CA128

14:00

14:20

738

Hong Kong

MU598

12:25

15:15

320

Daegu

CA142

15:35

15:20

733

 

 

 

 

 

 

Friday

9 Liners

Seoul

KE845

09:00

09:35

 

Tokyo

NH927

10:30

12:45

B6

Bushan

CA136

13:00

13:30

733

Seoul

KB841

13:10

13:45

 

Hong Kong

MU598

10:50

14:00

 

Seoul

CA128

14:00

14:20

738

Hong Kong

MU598

12:25

15:15

320

Fukuoka

MU290

15:40

16:40

320

Osaka

MU526

16:15

17:30

320

 

 

 

 

 

 

Saturday

7 Liners

Seoul

KE845

09:00

09:35

 

Bushan

KE6847

10:15

11:10

 

Tokyo

JL783

09:25

11:40

 

Seoul

KE841

13:10

13:45

 

Seoul

CA128

14:00

14:20

738

Hong Kong

MU598

12:25

15:15

320

Hong Kong

KA950

15:45

18:50

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sunday

5 Liners

Seoul

KE845

09:00

09:35

 

Tokyo

NH927

10:30

12:45

B5

Seoul

KE841

13:10

13:45

 

Seoul

CA128

14:00

14:20

738

Hong Kong

MU598

12:25

16:16

320


Qingdao Liuting International Airport

Flight Schedule (Outbound)
 

WEEK

TO

Flight #

DEPARTURE

ARRIVAL

AIRCRAFT

Monday

8 Liners

Hong Kong

MU597

08:20

11:25

320

Seoul

CA127

10:30

12:50

738

Seoul

KE846

10:40

13:10

 

Daegu

CA141

11:50

14:35

733

Fukuoka

MU289

12:15

14:50

320

Osaka

NH158

15:05

16:20

B6

Hong Kong

KA951

14:50

17:55

 

Seoul

KE842

14:55

17:25

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tuesday

9 Liners

Hong Kong

MU597

08:20

11:26

320

Bushan

CA135

09:00

12:10

733

Seoul

CA127

10:30

12:50

738

Seoul

KE846

10:40

13:10

 

Bushan

KE6848

12:15

15:00

 

Osaka

MU525

11:45

15:15

AB6

Tokyo

JL784

12:50

16:50

 

Seoul

KE842

14:55

17:25

 

Hong Kong

KA951

19:50

23:00

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Wednesday

7 Liners

Hong Kong

MU597

08:20

11:25

320

Seoul

CA127

10:30

12:50

738

Seoul

KE846

10:40

13:10

 

Fukuoka

MU289

12:15

14:50

320

Tokyo

NH928

13:40

17:35

B6

Hong Kong

KA931

14:50

17:55

 

Seoul

KE842

14:55

17:25

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Thursday

9 Liners

Hong Kong

MU597

08:20

11:25

320

Seoul

CA127

10:30

12:50

738

Seoul

KE846

10:40

13:10

 

Daegu

CA141

11:50

14:35

733

Bushan

KE6848

12:15

15:00

 

Hong Kong

KA951

12:15

15:20

 

Tokyo

JL784

12:50

16:50

 

Osaka

NH158

13:05

16:20

B6

Seoul

KE842

14:55

17:25

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Friday

9 Liners

Hong Kong

MU597

08:20

11:25

320

Bushan

CA135

09:00

12:10

733

Seoul

CA127

10:30

12:50

738

Seoul

KE846

10:40

13:10

 

Osaka

MU525

11:45

15:15

320

Fukuoka

MU289

12:15

14:50

320

Tokyo

NH928

13:40

17:35

B6

Hong Kong

KA951

14:50

17:55

 

Seoul

KE842

14:55

17:25

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Saturday

7 Liners

Hong Kong

MU597

08:20

11:25

320

Seoul

CA127

10:30

12:50

738

Seoul

KE846

10:40

13:10

 

Tokyo

JL784

12:50

16:50

 

Seoul

KE842

14:55

17:25

 

Bushan

KE6848

12:15

15:00

 

Hong Kong

KA951

19:50

23:00

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sunday

5 Liners

Hong Kong

MU597

08:20

11:25

320

Seoul

CA127

10:30

12:50

738

Seoul

KB846

10:40

13:10

 

Tokyo

NH928

13:40

17:35

B6

Seoul

KB842

14:55

17:25

 

 China Domestic Flight Schedule

1.      Beijing – Qingdao (PEKTAO)

2.      Shanghai –Qingdao (PVGTAO)

3.      Beijing – Lianyunguang (PEKLYG)

4.      Shanghai – Lianyunguang (SHALYG)

5.      Hongkong – Bali (HKGDPS)

1. Beijing - Qingdao (PEKTAO)

Flights

Departure

Arrival

Aircraft

Days

Meal/snack

1

CA1569

08:20

09:35

738

Daily

S

2

CA1851

09:30

10:35

733

1, 4

S

3

MU525

09:40

10:40

JET

2, 5

S

4

CZ7515

10:00

11:10

737

Daily

 

5

SC602

10:00

11:10

737

Daily

M

6

CZ7529

13:45

14:50

737

Daily

 

7

SC202

13:45

14:50

737

Daily

M

8

CA1575

14:00

15:05

733

Daily

S

9

SC818

14:50

16:00

CRJ

7

M

10

MU5154

15:40

16:55

JET

Daily

S

11

MU5136

19:20

20:30

JET

Daily

S

12

SC818

19:30

20:40

CRJ

3

M

 

2. Shanghai - Qingdao (PVGTAO)

Flights

Departure

Arrival

Aircraft

Days

Meal/snack

1

MU2527

07:45

08:45

310

1,3,5,7

 

2

SC7551

08:50

10:00

JET

Daily

M

3

FM551

08:50

10:00

738

Daily

 

4

CZ7575

10:00

11:10

737

Daily

 

5

SC452

10:00

11:10

737

Daily

M

6

MU5570

10:00

11:15

320

4,6,7

S

7

FM8401

10:40

11:50

JET

Daily

 

8

MU5561

13:30

14:30

320

1,7

S

9

MU5561

13:30

14:30

JET

2,5

S

10

CZ7577

13:40

14:50

737

Daily

 

11

SC236

13:40

14:50

727

Daily

M

12

MU5552

14:00

15:00

320

1,3,4,5,6,7

S

13

MU5552

14:30

15:30

319

2

S

14

FM8405

14:30

15:30

JET

2

 

15

FM8405

14:30

15:40

JET

1,3,5,6,7

 

16

MU5511

17:15

18:15

320

1,3,4,5,7

S

17

CA1536

17:50

18:55

733

1,4,7

S

18

CA1536

17:50

19:00

733

3,6

S

19

CA1536

17:50

19:00

733

2

S

20

CA1536

17:50

19:00

JET

5

S

21

SC7553

18:05

19:15

JET

2,4,6

M

22

FM553

18:05

19:15

CRJ

2,4,6

 

23

SC352

18:25

19:35

737

Daily

M

24

CZ7579

18:25

19:35

737

Daily

 

25

FM3407

18:25

19:35

JET

Daily

 

26

MU5511

19:30

20:20

320

2,6

S

27

MU2525

19:30

20:40

300

3

 

28

MU2525

19:30

20:40

310

4,5,7

 

29

MU2525

19:30

20:40

310

2

 

30

SC252

20:00

21:10

737

Daily

M

31

CZ7581

20:00

21:10

737

Daily

 

32

MU5508

20:25

21:25

320

2,3,5,6,7

S

33

FM8403

20:30

21:30

JET

Daily

 

34

SC822

22:00

23:10

737

Daily

M

 

3. Beijing – Lianyunguang (PEKLYG)

Flights

Departure

Arrival

Aircraft

Days

Meal/snack

1

CZ7565

07:50

09:00

CRJ

7

 

2

SC471

07:50

09:00

CRJ

7

M

3

SC471

12:20

13:30

CRJ

3

M

4

CZ7565

17:00

18:10

CRJ

5

 

5

SC471

17:00

18:10

CRJ

5

M

6

CZ7565

17:20

18:30

CRJ

1

 

7

SC471

17:20

18:30

CRJ

1

M

8

HU893

19:00

20:10

328

2,4,6

 

 

4. Shanghai – Lianyunguang (SHALYG)

Flights

Departure

Arrival

Aircraft

Days

Meal/snack

1

MU457

09:30

10:30

328

2,4,6

 

 

5. Hongkong – Bali (HKGDPS)

Flights

Departure

Arrival

Aircraft

Days

Meal/snack

1

CX785

10:05

14:45

330

1,3,5,6,7

 

2

CX785

10:05

14:45

343

2,4

M

3

CX2073

SQ142

03:00 (HKG)

09:35(SIN)

06:35 (SIN)

12:05(DPS)

EQV

772

2,3,4,5

 

M

4

CX717

SQ148

08:55 (HKG)

16:40 (SIN)

12:25 (SIN)

19:10 (DPS)

777

772

Daily

M

M

5

CX777

GA412

09:30(HKG)

15:20(SIN)

13:10 (SIN)

18:00(DPS)

343

734

4,5,7

 

M