2019 World Championships

Katowice, Poland, August 30-September 8th 2019

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The Venue - AWF Katowice


The venue is a sport hall with a ground surface of ~1400 sqm (45m x 30m).


Amphitheatre seats are available and count around 600 seats 


Venue will host the armwrestling and para-armwrestling championships, opening ceremonies, award ceremonies, 2nd and 3rd Weigh-in day for masters and seniors, Anti-

Doping, Referee room, WAF Crew room, WAF Office. 



What you need to know

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Hotels

 The Main Hotel, Diament Park Hotel, where all the meetings except Referee meeting will be held (Team Registration, Classification Seminar, Technical Meeting and Congress Meeting). First day of weigh-in for juniors and disabled classification will be held in Diament. WAF Office will be also accommodated in Diament. Diament is 1.2 km from the venue and has a gym and sauna.


All hotels have breakfast included and free WI-FI Internet available. 


The AWF Hotel (Students hotel) it is next to Venue (100 meters) and offers breakfast and internet. There are no SPA facilities although a Fitness center is available at the venue. Nearby supermarket and restaurants. 


The Silesian Hotel  is a modern hotel which includes a restaurant, bar and wellness center: indoor swimming pool, a sauna and a hot tub, as well as a gym.  


The Novotel Centrum  located in the city center, it offers sauna, massages and  jacuzzi.


 The Ibis Hotel  is next to Novotel and offers breakfast and Internet. restaurant is available at Novotel. There are no SPA facilities. 


WAF has confirmed that athletes must stay in the official hotels listed above.  


Hotel prices are not yet available.

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Transportation

 The international airport of Katowice is about 30 kilometers, 45 minute drive. FAP will organize airport transfers Airport-Hotels, Hotels-Airport. The cost is 20 Euro round-trip. All transfers must be booked in advance and confirmed. 

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Schedule

8/30/2019 Friday

Team Arrivals

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8/30/2019 Friday

Team Arrivals


8/31/2019 Saturday

Para Classifications and Weigh-ins, Team Registration and Continental Meetings

DIAMENT HOTEL

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8/31/2019 Saturday

Para Classifications and Weigh-ins, Team Registration and Continental Meetings

  • 9am Classification and weight in for Para Armwrestlers
  • 9am - 1:30 Team Registration
  • 2pm Continental Meetings
    • North America
    • South America
    • Africa 
    • Oceania &  Australia
  • 3pm Asian Continental Meeting
  • 5pm  European Continental Meeting


       

  

DIAMENT HOTEL

9/1/2019 Sunday

Weigh-ins, Seminars & Meetings

DIAMENT HOTEL & VENUE

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9/1/2019 Sunday

Weigh-ins, Seminars & Meetings

  • 8am Weigh-in Juniors 15 & 18, Youth 21 and confirmed Para Armwrestlers at the Diament Hotel 
  • 10am Referee Seminar @ Venue
  • 2pm Technical Meeting (including Para Athletes) at the Diament Hotel
  • 3pm Classification Seminar at the Diament Hotel
  • 4:30pm  WAF Congress Meeting at the Dia

DIAMENT HOTEL & VENUE

9/2/2019 Monday

Opening Ceremonies & Competition Day 1

VENUE

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9/2/2019 Monday

Opening Ceremonies & Competition Day 1

  • 9am Opening Ceremony
  • 9:30am Competition 
    • Left Arm Juniors 15&18, Youth 21
  • 4:30pm Finals and Awards

VENUE

9/3/2019 Tuesday

Weigh-ins and Competition Day 2

VENUE

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9/3/2019 Tuesday

Weigh-ins and Competition Day 2

  • 9am Weigh-ins All Master Classes
  • 9:30am Competition
    • Right Arm Juniors 15&18, Youth 21
  • 4:30pm Finals and Awards

VENUE

9/4/2019 Wednesday

Open Ceremony Para-Armwrestling and Competition Day 3

VENUE

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9/4/2019 Wednesday

Open Ceremony Para-Armwrestling and Competition Day 3

  • 9am Opening Ceremony for Para Armwrestling
  • 9:30am Competition
    • Left Arm Masters and Para
  • 4:30pm Finals and Awards

VENUE

9/5/2019 Thursday

Weigh-ins & Competition Day 4

VENUE

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9/5/2019 Thursday

Weigh-ins & Competition Day 4

  • 9am Weigh-ins Seniors
  • 9:30am Competition
    • Right Arm Masters and Para
  • 4:30pm Finals and Awards

VENUE

9/6/2019 Friday

Competition Day 5

VENUE

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9/6/2019 Friday

Competition Day 5

  • 9:30am Competition
    • Left Arm Seniors
  • 4:30pm Finals and Awards

VENUE

9/7/2019 Saturday

Competition Day 6 and Closing Ceremony

VENUE

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9/7/2019 Saturday

Competition Day 6 and Closing Ceremony

  • 9:30am Competition
    • Right Arm Seniors
  • 4:30pm Finals and Awards
  • 9pm Closing Ceremony


VENUE

9/8/2019 Sunday

Team Departure

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9/8/2019 Sunday

Team Departure


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