Athens  2005   Women's Open
30.08.2005 -  03.09.2005

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Promoter National Federation
HVBF / Beach Volleyball Dept.
47 Dimitrakopoulou Street
11741 ATHENS, Greece
Tel: +30 210 9211 645
Fax: +30 210 9236 292
eMail: beach@volleyball.gr
website: www.beachvolleyball.gr
 
Hellenic Volleyball Federation
Mr. Thanassis BELIGRATIS, President
47 Markou Botsari Street
11742 ATHENS, Greece
Tel: +30 210 9212 243
Fax: +30 210 9228 764
eMail: beligratis@volleyball.gr
website: www.volleyball.gr
Map of the area (including the name of the closest aiport)

 


 

Host Broadcaster Venue
ERT Olympic Beach Volleyball Center,
Faliron Coastal Zone, ATHENS
Event Office Shipment Address
Hellenic Volleyball Federation /
Beach Volleyball Dept. /
ATHENS OPEN
47 Dimitrakopoulou Str.
117 41 ATHENS, GREECE

Tel: (+30) 210.9211.645
Fax: (+30) 210.9236.292
Hellenic Volleyball Federation /
Beach Volleyball Dept. /
ATHENS OPEN
47 Dimitrakopoulou Str.
117 41 ATHENS, GREECE

Tel: (+30) 210.9211.645
Fax: (+30) 210.9236.292
Main Draw Teams Hotel Qualification Teams Hotel
Metropolitan Hotel (5 stars)
385 Syngrou Avenue
17564 ATHENS, Greece
Tel: +30 210 9471 000
Fax: +30 210 9471 010
eMail: metropolitan@chandris.gr
website: www.chandris.gr
The hotel is located 3 minutes from the venue by car.
Please refer to the official website of the event: www.beachvolleyball.gr/AthensOpen
 
Event Schedule
August 29th: Arrival of Qualification Tournament Womenís Team
13:00 Meeting for Country Quota Play-Off teams
14:00 Women's Country Quota Play-Off matches (if any)
Preliminary Inquiry for Qualification Tournament Women's Teams (mandatory attendance)
General Technical Meeting for Qualification Tournament Women's Teams (mandatory attendance)

August 30th: Womenís Qualification Tournament /Arrival of Qualification Tournament Menís Team
Womenís Qualification Tournament
13:00 Meeting for Country Quota Play-Off teams
14:00 Men's Country Quota Play-Off matches (if any)
Preliminary Inquiry for Qualification Tournament Men's Teams (mandatory attendance)
General Technical Meeting for Qualification Tournament Men's Teams (mandatory attendance)

August 31st:
Womenís Main Draw Tournament (1st Day)
Menís Qualification Tournament

September 1st:
Womenís Main Draw Tournament (2nd Day)
Menís Main Draw Tournament (1st Day)

September 2nd:
Womenís Main Draw Tournament and Semi Finals (3rd Day)
Menís Main Draw Tournament (2nd Day)

September 3rd:
Womenís Main Draw Tournament (Finals)
Menís Main Draw Tournament and Semi Finals (3rd Day)

September 4th:
Menís Main Draw Tournament (Finals)

September 5th:
Departure of the persons concerned

Note: the FIVB and the Promoter reserve the right to modify this schedule to accommodate media and TVís needs

Useful Informations
Tournements' Side Events To be announced in a later stage
Ticketing Please refer to the official website of the event: www.beachvolleyball.gr/AthensOpen
Hospitality Package To be announced at a later stage
Tentative TV Programming Tbc
Weather Conditions (based on last years' data for the same period Minimum Temperature: 20.7ļC
Maximum Temperature: 33.2ļC
Sun Set: 18.58h
Sun Rise: 06.03h
GMT: +3  hours in the summer
Currency Ä (euro)
Tourist Office Web Site www.cityofathens.gr/portal/site/AthensPortalEN
Other recommended Hotels in the Area Please refer to the official website of the event: www.beachvolleyball.gr/AthensOpen
Popular Attraction Athens has a number of museums and sites of cultural interest from its landmark, the Acropolis, to the ancient marketplace, the Agora in central Athens, the ancient marble Panathenaic Stadium, and so on.
An extensive list of these and further information can be found at the Map of Athens cultural sites available at http://www.culture.gr/2/21/iv-maps/index.html
Other useful information www.athens-today.gr (city info)
www.emy.gr/hnns/english/index_html (weather info)
www.transport.ntua.gr/map/en/index.php (city transport
info)
official website of the event, www.beachvolleyball.gr/AthensOpen