2009 SWATCH FIVB WORLD TOUR CALENDAR
(Updated on 27, July 2009)

27.07.09 The Men's Open event in Roseto degli Abruzzi (ITA) has been cancelled and the Double Gender's Open event in Kristiansand, Norway is confirmed.
11.06.09 The Double Gender's Open event in Sanya, China is confirmed.
2.06.09 The Double Gender's Open event in Abu Dhabi (UAE) has been cancelled.

4.03.09 The event in Rome changed from a Women's Open into a Men's Open. This event is now confirmed.
19.01.09 The exa
ct date of the event in Shanghai are as follows:
Women- CQPO: 28 April, QT: 29 April, Main Draw: 30 April- 2 May (Women's final on May 2)
Men- CQPO: 29 April, QT: 30 April, Main Draw: 1- 3 May (Men's final on May 3)

13.01.09 The start date of the event includes the Country Quota Play Off (CQPO)
08.01.09 The date of the event in Brazil has been modified.

WOMEN'S CALENDAR

DATES

COUNTRY

EVENT

EVENT'S TITLE

HOST BROADCASTER

PRIZE MONEY

BONUS POOL

April 20-25

Brasilia, Brazil

Open

Banco do Brasil apresenta Kia Open- Brasilia 2009 Rede Globo

US$110,000

US$80,000

April 28- May 2

Shanghai, China

Open

China Shanghai Open Great Sport Channel

US$110,000

US$80,000

May 19 –24

Osaka, Japan

Open

Keihan/Smfg Japan Open  Mainichi Broadcasting System

US$110,000

US$80,000

May 26-31

Seoul, Korea

Open

Seoul Open SBS

US$110,000

US$80,000

June 25-July 4

Stavanger, Norway

SWATCH FIVB World Championships  presented by ConocoPhillips

NRK/ TV Aftenbladen AS

US$250,000

US$250,000

July 6-11

Gstaad, Switzerland

Grand Slam

1 to 1 energy Grand Slam

SRG SSR idée suisse

US$160,000

US$140,000

July 13-18

Moscow, Russia

Grand Slam

Grand Slam Moscow

RTR Sports

US$160,000

US$140,000

July 20-26

Marseille, France

Grand Slam

World Series 13 Grand Chelem

 

US$160,000

US$140,000

July 27-August 1

Klagenfurt, Austria  

Grand Slam

A1 Grand Slam 09 presented by Volksbank ORF

US$160,000

US$140,000

August 3-8

Stare Jablonki, Poland

Open

Mazury Open Polsat Group

US$110,000

US$80,000

August 10-15

Kristiansand, Norway

Open

Otera Open (TBC) NRK/ TV Aftenbladen AS

US$110,000

US$80,000

August 17-22

Aland, Finland Open PAF Open Nelomen Media TV4/Finnish Sports Channel - TV4 Sport

US$110,000

US$80,000

August 24-29 The Hague, Netherlands Open The Hague Open Sport 1

US$110,000

US$80,000

September 8-13

Barcelona, Spain

Open

Barcelona Open Televisió de Catalunya (TV3)

US$110,000

US$80,000

October 27-November 1 Sanya, China Open Sanya Open Hainan TV

US$110,000

US$80,000

November 3-8

Phuket, Thailand

Open

Phuket
Thailand Open

Kris Communication Co., Ltd.

US$110,000

US$80,000

   

TOTAL

US$2’100’000

US$1’690’000

MEN'S CALENDAR

DATES

COUNTRY

EVENT

EVENT'S TITLE

HOST BROADCASTER

PRIZE MONEY

BONUS POOL

April 21-26

Brasilia, Brazil

Open

Banco do Brasil apresenta Kia Open- Brasilia 2009 Rede Globo

US$110,000

US$80,000

April 29- May 3

Shanghai, China

Open

China Shanghai Open Great Sport Channel

US$110,000

US$80,000

May 12 –17 Rome, Italy

Open

Foro Italico Open presented by Skipper RAI

US$110,000

US$80,000

May 26-31

Myslowice, Poland

Open

Myslowice Open Polsat Group

US$110,000

US$80,000

June 26-July 5

Stavanger, Norway

SWATCH FIVB World Championships  presented by ConocoPhillips

NRK/ TV Aftenbladen AS

US$250,000

US$250,000

July 7-12

Gstaad, Switzerland

Grand Slam

1 to 1 energy Grand Slam

SRG SSR idée suisse

US$160,000

US$140,000

July 14-19

Moscow, Russia

Grand Slam

Grand Slam Moscow

RTR Sports

US$160,000

US$140,000

July 21-26

Marseille, France

Grand Slam

World Series 13 Grand Chelem

 

US$160,000

US$140,000

July 28-August 2

Klagenfurt, Austria

Grand Slam

A1 Grand Slam 09 presented by Volksbank ORF

US$160,000

US$140,000

August 4-9

Stare Jablonki, Poland

Open

Mazury
Open
Polsat Group

US$110,000

US$80,000

August 11-16

Kristiansand, Norway

Open

Otera Open (TBC) NRK/ TV Aftenbladen AS

US$110,000

US$80,000

August 18-23

Aland, Finland Open PAF Open Nelomen Media TV4/Finnish Sports Channel - TV4 Sport

US$110,000

US$80,000

August 25-30 The Hague, Netherlands Open The Hague Open Sport 1

US$110,000

US$80,000

October 26-October 31 Sanya, China Open Sanya Open Hainan TV

US$110,000

US$80,000

   

TOTAL

US$1’880’000

US$1’530’000

16 Women’s events / 14 Men’s events Including 4 Grand Slams & 1 World Championships

Total Prize Money: USD 3'980'000  Total Bonus Pool: USD 3'220'000