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  Gstaad  2008   Men's Grand Slam
22.07.2008 -  27.07.2008

GENERAL INFO

 
General Info
 

Click here for the Event's Regulation (WT/06)

Title of the Event

1 to 1 Energy Grand Slam 2008

Promoter National Federation
Name: Sport Events Gstaad GmbH
Contact person: Ruedi Kunz, Tournament Director 
or Claudia von Siebenthal, Administration
Address: Postfach 377, CH-3780 Gstaad
Tel:  +41 33 744 06 40
Mobile: +41 79 330 64 30
Fax:  +41 33 744 06 42 
E-mail:  info@beachworldtour.ch 
Website: www.beachworldtour.ch 
Press Director:  Adrian Wicky, 
Erika Herzig info@beachworldtour.ch 
or Fax +41 33 744 06 42
President: Christoph Stern
Contact person (if different from the 
President of the National Federation):
Address: Zieglerstrasse 29, 
Postfach 318, CH-3000 Bern 14
Telephone: +41 31 387 37 57
Fax numbers: +41 31 387 37 58
E-mail: info@volleyball.ch
Website: www.volleyball.ch 
Map of the area

Closest Airport: Geneva International Airport (www.gva.ch) or Airport Berne-Belp (www.alpar.ch)
Easiest form of local transportation available at the Airport:
We pick up and return all main draw players from the airports Geneva, Berne, Basel und Zurich

Host Broadcaster Venue
Name: SRG SSR idée suisse
Contact Person: Mr. Adrian Boss
Address: Fernsehstrasse 14, CH-8052 Zurich
Telephone: +41 44 305 65 36
Fax: +41 44 305 64 29

Address: Village Gstaad, Centre Court,
Eisbahnareal, CH-3780 Gstaad

Event Office Qualification Teams Hotel
From what date: whole year opened
Address:  Sport Events Gstaad, 
Postfach 377, CH-3780 Gstaad
Tel:  +41 33 744 06 40
Promoter’s mobile: +41 79 330 64 30
Administrative Director’s mobile: +41 78 703 47 31
Mobile of any other persons of 
the organization dealing with players, 
officials, etc : -
Fax:  +41 33 744 06 42
E-mail:  info@beachworldtour.ch
 
All other teams and trainers 
should please contact the Tourist Office 
in Gstaad-Saanenland for further accommodation:
Tel: +41 33 748 81 81
E-Mail: info@gstaad.ch 
Website: www.gstaad.ch 

We recommend you to book early an accommodation 
as the Grand Slam 2008 is hold in the high season.

For proceeding athletes from 
the Qualification Tournament into the 
Main Draw an accommodation is grant by the promoter 
as mentioned under the section 
“Main Draw Team’s Hotel”.
 
Main Draw Teams Hotel
For male players
Name: Hotel Bernerhof 
Address: Bernerhofplatz, CH-3780 Gstaad
 Tel:  +41 33 748 88 44
Fax:  +41 33 748 88 40
E-mail:  info@bernerhof-gstaad.ch 
Website: www.bernerhof-gstaad.ch 

(7 rooms from 23-26 July 2008)
Grand Hotel Bellevue, 
CH-3780 Gstaad
Tel: +41 33 748 00 00
Fax: +41 33 748 00 01
E-Mail: info@bellevuegstaad.ch
Website: www.bellevuegstaad.com
For female players
Name: Hotel Gstaaderhof
Address: Saagi, CH-3780 Gstaad
Tel: +41 33 748 63 63
Fax: +41 33 748 63 60
E-Mail: gstaaderhof@gstaad.ch
Website: www.gstaaderhof.ch 
Event Schedule
Women Men
Monday, 21st   Arrival of the Qualification Tournament teams
13:30        Meeting for Country Quota 
Play-Off teams at the side courts(if any)
15:00        Country Quota Play-Off matches (if any)
18:00	Preliminary Inquiry (mandatory attendance)
at the Hotel Bellevue for the Qualification Tournament teams 
19:00        Technical Meeting (mandatory attendance)
at the Hotel Bellevue for the Qualification Tournament teams 

Tuesday, 22nd Qualification Tournament
Arrival of Main Draw teams
19:00   Preliminary Inquiry  (mandatory attendance)
at Hotel Bellevue for the Main Draw teams 
20:00   Technical Meeting (mandatory attendance)
at Hotel Bellevue for the Main Draw teams 
(mandatory attendance)

Wednesday, 23rd 	Main Draw (32 matches)
Thursday, 24th Main Draw (24 matches)
Friday, 25th   Main Draw (12 matches)
Departure of the persons concerned
Saturday, 26th Semi finals and finals 
Sunday, 27th   
Departure of the persons concerned

Training courts available since (date): Thursday, 17th July 2008
Total # of competition courts: 6
Total # of warm-up courts: 4
Tuesday, 22nd Arrival of the Qualification Tournament teams
11:00   Meeting for Country Quota Play-Off teams 
at the side courts(if any)
12:00   Country Quota Play-Off matches (if any)
18:00	Preliminary Inquiry (mandatory attendance)
at the Hotel Bellevue for the Qualification Tournament teams 
19:00   Technical Meeting (mandatory attendance)
at the Hotel Bellevue for the Qualification Tournament teams 

Wednesday, 23rd Qualification Tournament
Arrival of Main Draw teams
19:00   Preliminary Inquiry  (mandatory attendance)
at Hotel Bellevue for the Main Draw teams 
20:00   Technical Meeting (mandatory attendance)
at Hotel Bellevue for the Main Draw teams 
(mandatory attendance)

Thursday, 24th Main Draw (32 matches)
Friday, 25th     Main Draw (24 matches)
Saturday, 26th Main Draw (12 matches)
Departure of the persons concerned
Sunday, 27th   Semi finals and finals 
Monday, 28th  Departure of the persons concerned

Training courts available since (date): Thursday, 17th July 2008
Total # of competition courts: 6
Total # of warm-up courts: 4

Useful Information

Tournaments' Side Events Parties from Tuesday to Saturday with Live Bands, DJ’s etc. in the Curling Hall Gstaad.
Ticketing Tickets are available under www.ticketcorner.ch starting November 2007
Hospitality Package

2. Plattformen

(prices per day and person in CHF)

TUE

WED

THUR

FRI

SAT

SUN

VIP Simple Package

90

90

90

90

90

90

VIP Beach Package*

350

350

350

350

350

350

Skylounge Package*

500

500

500

500

500

500

Beach Club for 2 persons

-

-

-

-

-

1’500**

Grand Slam Club for 2 persons

-

-

-

-

-

3’000**

 
Camp for Beach Volleyball fans Sandpit game for children next to the side courts
Camping Bellerive (www.bellerivecamping.ch or +41 33 744 63 30)
Tentative TV Programming TBD
Weather Conditions
(based on last years' data for the same period)
15° min, 32° max, 7:15 am sun rise,
7:30 sunset, 50% humidity, GMT +1
Currency Swiss Francs (CHF)
Tourist Office Web Site www.gstaad.ch
Other recommended Hotels in the Area www.gstaad.ch
Popular Attraction www.gstaad.ch or www.beachworldtour.ch
Other useful information

Our mascot Mus Musculus will be glad to welcome you at the grand slam in Gstaad!