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Worlds 2014 - weightin time

Updated 9.09.2014

 

Weight in for juniors, masters – 16-09.2014   Weight in for seniors – 18-09.2014
1 Bulgaria 09:00   1 Bulgaria 09:00
2 Slovakia 09:12   2 Slovakia 09:20
3 Brazil 09:27   3 Brazil 09:35
4 Hungary 09:35   4 Hungary 09:55
5 Denmark 09:52   5 Denmark 10:00
6 Japan 09:55   6 Japan 10:05
7 Canada 10:02   7 Canada 10:10
8 Spain 10:10   8 Spain 10:15
9 Egypt 10:15   9 Egypt 10:30
10 Tajikistan 10:20   10 Tajikistan 10:40
11 Turkey 10:22   11 Turkey 10:45
12 Uzbekistan 11:07   12 New Zealand 11:10
13 Armenia 11:40   13 Uzbekistan 11:15
14 Iran 11:47   14 Armenia 11:30
15 Holland 11:50   15 Iran 11:35
16 Russia 11:55   16 Holland 11:40
--- break ---   17 Russia 11:45
17 Germany 13:27   18 Germany 12:30
18 Belgium 13:35   19 Belgium 12:45
19 Romania 13:40   20 Romania 12:50
20 Latvia 13:55   21 Latvia 12:55
21 Finland 14:10   --- break ---
22 Croatia 14:12   22 Finland 13:30
23 Australia 14:17   23 Croatia 13:35
24 Greece 14:20   24 Australia 13:40
25 USA 14:25   25 Greece 13:45
26 Kazakhstan 14:35   26 USA 13:50
27 Ukraine 15:10   27 Kazakhstan 14:00
28 Sweden 16:22   28 Ukraine 14:20
29 Switzerland 17:02   29 Sweden 14:55
30 Georgia 17:07   30 Switzerland 15:25
31 Lithuania 17:30   31 Georgia 15:30
--- break ---   32 Lithuania 15:55
32 Poland 18:05   33 Poland 16:15
33 United Kingdom 18:37   34 United Kingdom 16:35
34 Belarus 18:45   35 Belarus 16:40
35 Estonia 18:57   36 Estonia 16:50
36 Azerbaijan 19:00   37 Azerbaijan 16:55
37 Israel 19:15   38 Israel 17:00
38 Iceland 19:22   39 Pakistan 17:05
39 Pakistan 19:25   40 Norway 17:15
40 Norway 19:27   41 Italy 17:20
41 Italy 19:35   42 France 17:40
42 France 20:00   43 Kyrgyzstan 17:45
43 Kyrgyzstan 20:02   44 Czech Republic 17:50
44 India 20:10        
45 Czech Republic 20:15        

 

Worlds 2014 - starting lists (updated 04.09.2014)

Registrations for World Armwrestling Championship 2014 in Vilnus, Lithuania was made. Here you can see the oficial starting list for this event:

STARTING LIST - WORLD ARMWRESTLING CHAMPIONSHIP 2014

Worlds 2014 - registration online starting today!

To help you with the registration we will prepare the online registration form for you. This registration will allow you to fill the form at the computer.

 

Registration form you can find here: http://www.waf-armwrestling.com/waf_registration/

If you need your login and password - just send an email to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Worlds 2014 - registration online

To help you with the registration we will prepare the online registration form for you. This registration will allow you to fill the form at the computer.

 

Registration form you can find here: http://www.waf-armwrestling.com/waf_registration/

If you need your login and password - just send an email to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

36th World Armwrestling Championship

XXXVI WORLD ARMWRESTLING CHAMPIONSHIP

14-21 September 2014

Vilnius - LITHUANIA

 

 

HOST COUNTRY / CITY

 

    LITHUANIA
      

 

  

GETTING TO VILNIUS

  By plane:

International Vilnius Airport (VNO)

http://vno.lt/en/

 By car:

Driving distance from Vilnius to: 

Bratislava         1.150 km

Bucharest        1.800 km

Budapest         1.180 km

Frankfurt          1.550 km

Istanbul            2.670 km

Kiev                     720 km

Minsk                  190 km

Moscow              950 km

 

Paris                 2.040 km

Prague             1.140 km

Riga                    300 km

Roma               2.280 km

Sofia                 2.100 km

Tallinn                600 km

Warsaw               460 km

 

By Train:

You can arrive in Vilnius straight from these countries:

Russia, Belarus, Ukraine, Poland, Latvia, Kaliningrad. You can come to Vilnius from other European Countries if you

change trains in Warsaw. www.litrail.lt

By Bus:

There are direct buses to Vilnius from the following countries:

England, Austria, Belarus, Belgium, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Estonia, Greece, Spain, Italy, Latvia, Poland, Holland, France, Russia, Slovakia, Switzerland, Ukraine, Hungary, Germany.

International routes and schedules are available at:

www.eurolines.lt, www.ecolines.lt , www.luxexpress.eu/lt

By Ferry:

Via Klaipėda. Klaipėda is the third largest city in Lithuania in which the largest seaport in the western part of the country is located, about 320 km from Vilnius.

You can come to Klaipėda by ferry from: Kiel (Germany), Zasnic (Germany), Karlshamn (Sweden). You can go to Vilnius by train, bus, or by car. Ferry timetables: www.krantas.lt , www.bts.lt

 

VISA INFORMATION

 The following WAF member countries need visa to visit Lithuania:

Albania, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Cameroon, Dominican Republic, Egypt, Georgia, India, Indonesia, Iran, Israel, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Mali, Moldova, Morocco, need visa, Nepal, Nigeria, Pakistan, Palestine, Russia, South Africa, South Korea, Tajikistan, Tunisia, Turkey, Uganda, Uzbekistan,

For VISA information please contact:

Laima Taurinskaite  (English and Russian speaking):

Phone: +370 5 219 77 58  /  e-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

VISITORS INFORMATION

Lithuania measures an area of 65.300 km2. 1/3 of area is forest,     4.5 % is internal water. There are more than 2.800 lakes larger than 0.5 ha and 18 rivers longer than 100 km.

Republic of Lithuania is located at the western end of East European Plain, on the eastern shore of Baltic Sea. Latvia, Belarus, Poland, Russia are neighboring countries.

Population of Lithuania is 3,27 millions (2010) from which in Vilnius lives ~560k.

Vilnius Ethnic groups: Lithuanians (57.8 %), Poles (18.7 %), Russians (14 %), Belarusians (4 %), Jews (0.5 %), and others (5 %) are inhabitants of other nationalities.

State Language: Lithuanian (one of the oldest European languages)

Government: Parliamentary Republic

Religion: Mostly Roman Catholic (about 80 %), others: Russian Orthodox, Evangelical, Lutheran, Evangelical Reformist, Judaic, Sunni Islamic, Muslim, Karaite, arc.

Membership: NATO (2004), European Union (2004)

Weather in September:

Low 8°C, High 16°C || Rainfall days: 14 days || Sunshine hours: 9 hour

Time zone: GMT+3 hours                    

Weather in September:

Low 8°C, High 16°C || Rainfall days: 14 days || Sunshine hours: 9 hour

National currency is Litas, Lt. (LTL)

1 € = 3,45 Lt. | 1 $ = 2,55 Lt. | 1 £ = 4,27 Lt.

 

SCHEDULE

 

Sunday, September 14, 2014

Teams arrival.

Monday, September 15, 2014 – Comfort Hotel LT

0900-1300     Team Registration

1000-1700         Referee Seminar

1700           Asian Continental Meeting

1800           European Continental Meeting

Tuesday, September 16, 2014 – Comfort Hotel LT

 0800-1800     Weigh-in: Juniors 18 and 21 years, masters

1500-1700     Technical Meeting

1800            Congress Meeting

Wednesday, September 17, 2014 – LITEXPO

1000           Opening Ceremonies

1100           LEFT HAND: Masters, Grand Master, Juniors 18, Juniors 21.

1700-2030     Finals and awards ceremony, Doping Control

Thursday, September 18, 2014 – LITEXPO

1000           RIGHT HAND: Masters, Grand Master, Juniors 18, Juniors 21.

1000-1500     Weigh-in: Seniors

1700-2030     Finals and awards ceremony, Doping Control

Friday, September 19, 2014 – LITEXPO

1000           LEFT HAND: Senior women and men.

1700-2030     Finals and awards ceremony, Doping Control

Saturday, September 20, 2014 – LITEXPO

 1000           RIGHT HAND: Senior women and men.

1700-2030     Finals and awards ceremony, Doping Control

Sunday, September 21, 2014

Teams departure.

 

VENUE / SPORT HALL

 

 

 


LITEXPO Vilnius

www.litexpo.lt

Laisves ave.5, LT-04215 Vilnius

 

CHAMPIONSHIP TRANSPORT

Airport – Hotel - Airport

20 $ per person. Please order it in advance.

- All queries / requests on transportation are to be forwarded to:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  

- Please provide airport, date and time of arrival and departure

HOTEL – VENUE - HOTEL

Free of charge.

 

ONLINE REGISTRATION

http://www.waf-armwrestling.com/waf_registration/

If you need login and password email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

HOTELS

 

 

Comfort

***

Panorama

***

Mikotel

**

Prices (Euro)

Single room

62 €

50 €

37 €

Double room

66 €

53 €

40 €

Triple room

90 €

-

-

 

 

 

 

Distances (Km)

VENUE

5.1 km

4.0 km

4.0 km

OLD TOWN.

1.2 km

0.0 km

0.0 km

Airport

3.9 km

5.5 km

6.0 km

Comfort

-

0,5 km

0,9 km

Panorama

0,5 km

-

0,5 km

Mikotel

0,9 km

0,5 km

-

To order accommodation, send a request to the specified e-mail of the hotel, and mention “World Armwrestling Championships” in the e-mail subject.

Within a few days you will receive confirmation from the hotel accommodation together with the forms of payment.

 


COMFORT HOTEL LT

www.comforthotel.lt

Mindaugo Str. 27, Vilnius, Lithuania

+370 5 219 77 58, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  

  èRestaurant, WI-FI

  èTeam Registration, Referee Seminar, Continental Meetings, Technical Meeting, WAF Congress Meeting, 1st Weigh-in

 

       

 

 


PANORAMA HOTEL ***

www.mikotelgroup.com/en/panorama

Sodu Str. 14, Vilnius, Lithuania

+370 5 2338822, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  

  èRestaurant, WI-FI

 

      

  


MIKOTEL **

www.mikotelgroup.com/en/mikotel

Pylimo Str. 63, Vilnius, Lithuania.

+370 5 2609626, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

    

 

  

WEIGHT CLASSES & FEES

 Country fee:   300 $ / year

Juniors 18 (born 1996 and after) Right & Left hand

20 $ per class per arm - Total 15 classes

Girls    45 kg, 50 kg, 55 kg, 60 kg, 65 kg, 70 kg, 70+ kg

Boys    50 kg, 55 kg, 60 kg, 65 kg, 70 kg, 75kg, 80 kg, 80+ kg

 

Juniors 21 (born 1993, 1994, 1995) Right & Left hand

20 $ per class per arm - Total 15 classes

Girls    50 kg, 55 kg, 60 kg, 65 kg, 70 kg, +70 kg

Boys    55 kg, 60 kg, 65 kg, 70 kg, 75 kg, 80 kg, 85 kg, 90 kg, +90 kg

 

Seniors (born 1992 and before) Right & Left hand

40 $ per class per arm - Total 18 classes

Men     55 kg, 60 kg, 65 kg, 70 kg, 75 kg, 80 kg, 85 kg, 90 kg, 100 kg, 110 kg, 110+ kg

Ladies 50 kg, 55 kg, 60 kg, 65 kg, 70 kg, 80 kg, 80+ kg

 

Master (born 1974 and before) Right & Left hand

40 $ per class per arm - Total 9 classes

Men     70 kg, 80 kg, 90 kg, 100 kg, 100+ kg

Ladies 60 kg, 70 kg, 80 kg, 80+ kg

 

Grand Master (born 1964 and before) Right & Left hand

40 $ per class per arm - Total 4 classes

Men     75 kg, 90 kg, 100 kg, 100+ kg

 

Senior Grand Master (born 1954 and before) Right & Left hand division

40 $ per class per arm - Total 4 classes

Men     75 kg, 90 kg, 100 kg, 100+ kg

 

A total of 65 categories per arm.

 

ORGANIZER’S COMMITTEE

Federation Armwrestling Lithuania

Valdes Kuizinas – President of Lithuanian Federation

Vydas Mykelionis (Russian speaking)

* This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.                     ) +370 654 12963

Laima Taurinskaite (English and Russian speaking)

* This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.    ) +370 68 55 33 88

Kristina Koroliova (English and Russian speaking)

* This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.                         ) +370 601 09686

 

World Armwrestling Federation (WAF):

Mircea Simionescu-Simicel – General Secretary (English speaking)

* This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.        ) +4 0729 699 638

www.waf-armwrestling.com

LITEXPO

Public Relations Group

Rasa Keliuotytė - Head of Group

* This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.      ) +370 5 268 6821

 

Info sources:

World Armwrestling Federation

Lithuanian Armwrestling Federation

http://www.vilnius-tourism.lt/wp-content/uploads/2011/10/vlg-EN.pdf

 

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