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  Acapulco  2006   Women's Open
26.10.2006 -  29.10.2006

GENERAL INFO

 
General Info General Info
Click here for Event Regulations: WT/06   Available -13 days before the start of the event
Promoter National Federation
Americas Sports Marketing
Mr. Carlos Velazquez Flores
Sinaloa #84-34, Col. Roma Del. Cuauhtémoc, 06700, Mexico City, MEXICO.
Tel.: +52 (55) 5511.6753
Fax: +52 (55) 5511.6753
E-mail: cvelazquez@asm-mexico.com
Website: www.acapulco-open.com
Press Director: Mr. Santiago Oria Probert
President: Mr. Alejandro Salinas de la Garza
Contact: Mr. Adolfo Rogel Ortiz
Av. Rio Churubusco S/N, Puerta #9, Ciudad Deportiva "Magdalena Mixhuca" Del. Iztacalco. 08010 Mexico City, MEXICO
Tel.: +52 (55) 5650.7792 or 5803.0100
Fax: +52 (55) 5803.7094
E-mail: voleimx@orvinet.com.mx
Website: www.femexvoleibol.net
Map of the area (including the name of the closest aiport)
Airport :
Acapulco, International Airport Gral. Juan N. Álvarez. 

Easiest form of local transportation available at the Airport: taxi or shuttle
http://www.aeropuertosmexico.com/html/destinos/acapulco/transporte.html

 

Host Broadcaster Venue
TELEVISA
Contact Person: Mr. Manuel Ramírez Sánchez
Av. Chapultepec 18, Col. Doctores, 06724, Mexico City, MEXICO
Tel.: +52 (55) 5224-5764
Fax: +52 (55) 5224-5639
Email: mramirez@televisa.com.mx
Av. Costera Miguel Alemán S/N, Playa Tamarindos, 39350, Acapulco Guerrero, MEXICO.
Event Office Qualification Teams Hotel
From October 24, 2005

Av. Costera Miguel Alemán S/N, Playa Tamarindos, 39350, Acapulco Guerrero, MEXICO
Tel: +52 (744) 485 55 84 / 485 55 74
Promoter’s mobile: +52 (55) 20998453
Administrative Director’s mobile:
+52 (55) 20998453
Mobile of any other persons of the organization dealing with players, officials, etc : +52 (55) 20998449
E-mail: prensa@asm-mexico.com

CROWNE PLAZA HOTEL
Av. Costera Miguel Alemán No. 123
Acapulco, Gro. 39670 México
Tel: + (52) (744) 440-5555
Fax: + (52) (744) 440-5503
e-mail: reservaciones@crowneacapulco.com
www.crowneplaza.com
Special Fare: $69USD per person, per night, based in double occupancy. Includes breakfast, taxes and tips.

HYATT REGENCY ACAPULCO
Av. Costera Miguel Alemán No. 1
Acapulco, Gro 39869 México
Tel: + (52) (744) 469-1234
Fax: + (52) (744) 484-3086
e-mail: hyatt-reserv@acabtu.com.mx
www.hyattacapulco.com.mx
Special Fare: $59USD per person, per night, based in double occupancy. Includes breakfast, taxes and services.

ACA BAY HOTEL
Av. Costera Miguel Alemán No. 266
Acapulco, Gro. 39350 México.
Tel: + (52) (744) 485-8228
Fax: + (52) (744) 485-0774
e-mail: acabay@prodigy.net.mx

AVALON EXCALIBUR HOTEL
Av. Costera Miguel Alemán No. 162-163
Acapulco, Gro. 39670 México.
Tel: + (52) (744) 485-5596

 
Main Draw Teams Hotel

CROWNE PLAZA HOTEL
Av. Costera Miguel Alemán No. 123
Acapulco, Gro. 39670 México
Tel: +(52) (744) 440-5555
Fax: +(52) (744) 440-5503
e-mail: reservaciones@crowneacapulco.com
www.crowneplaza.com
Special Fare: $69USD per person, per night, based in double occupancy. Includes breakfast, taxes and tips.

*Special fares which can be applied to the FIVB Family members, media representatives, sponsors, etc.

Event Schedule
WOMEN:










October 24

Arrival of the Qualification Tournament teams
13:00 Meeting for Country Quota Play-Off teams
14:00 Country Quota Play-Off matches
18:00 Preliminary Inquiry (mandatory attendance)
at Crowne Plaza Hotel for the Qualification Tournament teams
18:30 Technical Meeting (mandatory attendance)
at Crowne Plaza Hotel for the Qualification Tournament teams

October 25
Qualification Tournament
Arrival of Main Draw teams
20:00 Preliminary Inquiry (mandatory attendance)
at Crowne Plaza Hotel for the Main Draw teams
20:30 Technical Meeting (mandatory attendance)
at Crowne Plaza Hotel for the Main Draw teams (mandatory attendance)

October 26
Main Draw 32

October 27
Main Draw 22



October 28

Main Draw 6
16:00 Semi-Finals 1
17:00 Semi-Finals 2

October 29
11:00 Bronze
12:00 Finals
 
October 30
Departure of the persons concerned

Training courts available since October 24
Total # of competition courts: 6
Total # of warm-up courts: 2

Note: the FIVB and the Promoter reserve the right to modify this schedule to accommodate media and TV’s needs

MEN:

October 23

Arrival of the Qualification Tournament teams
13:00 Meeting for Country Quota Play-Off teams
14:00 Country Quota Play-Off matches
18:30 Preliminary Inquiry (mandatory attendance)
at Crowne Plaza Hotel for the Qualification Tournament teams
19:00 Technical Meeting (mandatory attendance)
at Crowne Plaza Hotel for the Qualification Tournament teams

October 24
Qualification Tournament
Arrival of Main Draw teams
19:30 Preliminary Inquiry (mandatory attendance)
at Crowne Plaza Hotel for the Main Draw teams
20:00 Technical Meeting (mandatory attendance)
at Crowne Plaza Hotel for the Main Draw teams (mandatory attendance)


October 25

Main Draw 32






October 26

Main Draw 22

October 27
Main Draw 6
15:00 Semi-Finals 1
16:00 Semi-Finals 2

October 28
13:00 Bronze
14:00 Finals

October 29
Departure of the persons concerned






Training courts available since October 24
Total # of competition courts: 6
Total # of warm-up courts: 2


Note: the FIVB and the Promoter reserve the right to modify this schedule to accommodate media and TV’s needs
Useful Information
Tournaments' Side Events Hard Rock (restaurant) and Baby’O (discotheque) will participate as previous year.  The rest of events are TBD.
Ticketing Ticketmaster
Hospitality Package TBD
Camp for Beach Volleyball fans TBD
Tentative TV Programming Tuesday to Friday: daily 30 minutes special program.
Saturday and Sunday: Finals live broadcast.
Weather Conditions (based on last years' data for the same period) Minimum Temperature: 25.3°C
Maximum Temperature: 31.5°C
Humidity: 81% Rain: 81.8mm Wind Condition: 3.61mts/s
Sun Rise: 06:35 Sun Set: 18:10
Currency Mexican Pesos
Tourist Office Web Site www.sectur.guerrero.gob.mx
www.acapulco.gob.mx
Other recommended Hotels in the Area Tortuga, Romano Palace, Fiesta Americana, Elcano.
Popular Attraction Clive Diving.
Other useful information Please visit www.inm.gob.mx and find the specific requirements accordingly to your nationality.