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for the Beach Volleyball Champs + one overnight stay for 2 persons incl. breakfast in a Viennese Austria Trend Hotel.

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The Beach Volleyball World Championships 2017 touch down in Vienna!

Get your free ticket when booking an Austria Trend Hotel!

For the very first time the FIVB Beach Volleyball World Championships 2017 will take place in Vienna, at the idyllic location of  the Danube Island. From July 28 to August 6, 2017 the best 48 women's and men's teams will fight for the title of world champions and the record prize money of 1 million $. The Austria Trend Hotels are the exclusive hotel partner of the world championships.

Visit the thrilling matches of the best beach volleyball women and men and stay in one of our 15 Viennese Austria Trend Hotels. Benefit from the free and/or discounted tickets when booking at Austria Trend Hotels!

Competition

Win a VIP Package for the FIVB Beach Volleyball World Championships 2017 in Vienna and an overnight stay for 2 persons incl. breakfast at a Viennese Austria Trend Hotel of your choice (subject to availability). 

Enjoy the women's bronze and gold medal matches on Saturday, 5 August 2017 on the Danube Island. 

Take your chance here!

The players score in the stadium. We convince with our offers.

Free ticket for the Beach Volleyball World Championships with your room booking in an Austria Trend Hotel in Vienna.

Ticket categories – FIVB Beach Volleyball world championships

When booking at Austria Trend Hotels you get a Beach ID Ticket resp. a Beach Island Pass Ticket FOR FREE for each booking in one of our Viennese hotels in the period of the Beach Volleyball championships. 

Furthermore you get 10% discount for the medal match tickets valid for the bronze- and gold-medal matches of the women's and men's finals when booking one of our medal match packages.

Beach ID
Access during the week of the tournament,
July 28 - August 2, 2017

  • Includes a wristband with cashless payment function (Will be issued after ticket inspection at the entrance)
  • Access to the event venue
  • Access to the Beach Village
  • Music program in the evenings
  • Public viewing in the Beach Village
  • Free entry for children under six years (when accompanied by an adult)

Beach ID access does not guarantee the holder a seating ticket – Center Court seating will be available on a first come, first served basis.

Beach Island Pass
Access during the week of the tournament,
August 3-6, 2017

  • A ticket that includes free entry to the youth and leisure fair in the course of the FIVB Beach Volleyball World Championships (Will be issued after ticket inspection at the entrance)
  • Access to the event venue
  • Access to the Beach Village
  • Free admission to the youth and leisure fair
  • Music program in the evenings
  • Public viewing in the Beach Village
  • Free entry for children under six years (in the company of an adult)
  • Wristband with cashless payment function included

Beach Island Passes do not guarantee the holder a seating ticket – Center Court seating will be available on a first come, first served basis.

Medal Matches

  • Guaranteed seating on Center Court for the bronze and gold medal matches for the women
    (Saturday, August 5) 
  • Choose any seat you like in a reserved area
  • Medal Match tickets also include all the benefits of a Beach Island Pass

 

Book hotel & Medal Match weekend here!

You need more Beach ID, Beach Island Pass or Medal Match Tickets?
Get them via the website of Wien-Ticket

Beach Friends Lounge & VIP Offers

Beach Friends Lounge and VIP Packages can be bought via the official websiste of the FIVB Beach Volleyball world championships. For more information regarding the VIP Packages please send your inquiry to vip@acts.at

With your booking reference of Austria Trend Hotels you get 10% discount on Beach Friends Lounge & VIP Packages. 

Beach Friends Lounge
July 28 to 30, 2017 and August 4 to 6, 2017

  • Access to the Beach Friends Lounge 
  • Reserved seating at the Center Court
  • Food stations and appetizers (available at specific times)
  • Open bar serving wine, beer and non-alcoholic drinks
  • Access to the official Beach Party Nights
  • Beach Friends Lounge tickets also include all the benefits of a Beach ID/Beach Island Pass

 

VIP Champions Club

August 4 to 6, 2017

  • Access to the VIP Champions Club 
  • Reserved seating in the roofed VIP grandstand on Center Court
  • DO & CO full-service catering
  • Open bar
  • Access to the official Beach Party Nights
  • VIP Champions Club tickets also include all the benefits of a Beach ID/Beach Island Pass

VIP Diamond Package 

July 28 to 30, 2017 and August 4 to 6, 2017

  • Access to the VIP Champions Club
  • Access to the exclusive Diamond Lounge, including reserved seats
  • Reserved seating in the roofed Diamond grandstand on Center Court
  • Reserved parking
  • DO & CO full-service catering
  • Access to the official Beach Party Nights
  • A guided “behind-the-scenes”-Backstage tour
  • VIP Diamond tickets also include all the benefits of a Beach ID/Beach Island Pass

For more information regarding the VIP Packages please send your inquiry to vip@acts.at
Beach Friends Lounge and VIP Packages can be bought via the website of Wien-Ticket

Official trailer of the FIVB Beach Volleyball world championships 2017

What's up around the center court?

Apart of bump, set and spike there is a lot to discover on the Danube Island. Is there a party zone? Is there a VIP-area? How to get into the stadium? Which events are there during the world championships? 

You find all answers here!

Framework program

Not only during day time there is full program on the center court, the party continues in the evening. From Friday, July 28th until Saturday, August 5th you can enjoy fabulous "sundowner" evenings. International DJs and Live Acts guarantee a party athmosphere till late night.

More information on the framework programwill be published soon.

Where is the venue of the Beach Volleyball champs?

  • Danube Island, 1210 Vienna, Austria
    (between bridge Floridsdorfer Brücke and bridge Schnellbahnbrücke)

How to get there with public transportation?

  • Tube U6, station "Handelskai"
  • Tube U6, station "Neue Donau"
  • Tram 31 and 33, station "Floridsdorfer Brücke"


Introduction to Beach Volleyball

Brighten up your knowledge & score in the stadium as a real pro!

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The Top-5 rules                       in Beach Volleyball

The rules of the trendy team sport are quite similiar to the rules of classic volleyball.  

  • There are 2 players in each team.
  • One set is finished after 21 points.
  • For a match win it needs two or three won sets.
  • The center court consists of two parts, each 8x10 meters large.
  • The hight of the net is 2.24 meters (women) and 2.43 meters (men).

Fun Facts
  • Since 1996 Beach Volleyball is an Olympic discipline. 
  • The volleyball weighs between 260 and 280 grams.
  • The birthplace of beach volleyball is attributed to Santa Monica, California.
  • During a match, a player jumps about 300 times on average.
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Beach Volleyball Q&As

What are the players pointing out with their fingers behind their backs?
The gestures are shown in order to communicate the following play strategy to his or her team member. 

Chicken wing? What's that?
If a player defends an attack with his elbow, we are talking about the "chicken wing". 

What is a Tomahawk?
A tomahawk is the defense of an attack with two folded hands in headroom.

Does a One-Two-Barbecue have anything to do with an actual barbecue?
No, if a team drops out after two games, it is called a One-Two-Barbecue.

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