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2015 IBSF Championships

On behalf of the IBSF Board of Directors and the Egyptian Federation of Billiards Sports, I have the pleasure of inviting you to send your players to participate in the 2015 IBSF World Snooker Championships (Women, Men, Masters & Athletes with Intellectual Disabilities).

The Championship will start on 10th November till 21st November 2015. Referees and players meeting will be on 9th November followed by the Opening Ceremony.

HOST ASSOCIATION CONTACTS

President: Mohammed Kammah    E-mail address: mkammah@gmail.com

Mobile phone: +20 12 22 11 11 92              Tel / Fax. no.:

Secretary: Rageh Hosny                                 Email address: ragehhosny@yahoo.com

Mobile phone: +20 12 82 55 19 00              Tel / Fax. no.:      +20 2 25 78 18 84


Name & Address of the Association:           83 Ramses street, Cairo, Egypt.

Accommodation & Hotel rates

SUNRISE Grand Select Crystal Bay – HRG
Hotel Name Foreigners Rate
Per Single room $  105.00
Per Double  room $ 150.00
Per Triple  room $216.00
SUNRISE Select  Garden Beach & SENTIDO Mamlouk Palace –  HRG
Hotel Name Foreigners Rate
Per Single room $  90.00
Per Double  room $ 120.00
Per Triple  room $ 171.00

The above 3 hotels are connected to each other.

Prices are per room per night, inclusive of all applicable taxes.

Based on soft all inclusive accommodation

Referees accommodation & daily food Allowance

Referees accommodation will be supplied on a twin share basis for all International Referees on soft all-inclusive basis.

No allowances will be payable to any other officials, delegates or players.


VENUE INFORMATION

Number of tables:                            20 in SUNRISE Grand Select Crystal Bay

Number of practice tables: 6 in SUNRISE Select Garden Beach

Make of tables:                  SHENDER

Cloth:                                 Strachan 6811 Tournament

Balls:                                  Aramith 1G

Scoring system:                 Electronic

Air Conditioning: Yes      Seating/number of spectators: 600

Type of floor covering:    Carpet


TRAVEL

Name of nearest international airport: Hurghada international airport

PRIZE MONEY

Men championship                                                       US$ 16,000

Women championship                                                  US$ 8,000

Masters championship                                                  US$ 8,000

Athletes with Intellectual Disabilities                        US$ 8,000


VISAS

Visas are required by many countries; please check with the Egyptian embassy in your country.

Drug Testing:

Players may be subjected to Drug Testing in accordance with the WCBS Drugs in Sport Policy.

Currency

Local currency is Egyptian pound.