Ticketing: Free public entrance all days
Hospitality Package(s): By invitation only
Camp for Beach Volleyball fans : No events
Weather conditions (based on previous years’ weather for the same period)
Minimum degree: 19ºC
Maximum degree: 28ºC
Currency: Brazilian Real
Local tourist office website: http://www.rioguiaoficial.com.br/
Other recommended hotels in the area:
Pestana Hotel; Rio Augustus Copa Hotel; Arena Copacabana Hotel
Nearby popular attractions:Sugar Loaf, Christ the Redeemer e Botanic Garden
(“Pão de Açúcar, “Cristo Redentor”, Jardim Botânico)
Time zone GMT -3:00
Breakdown of Prize Money (per Gender)
Prize Money per
Team in USD
Total Prize Money per
Place in USD
1st x 1
2nd x 1
3rd x 1
4th x 1
5th x 4
9th x 8
17th* x 2
19th** x 6
25th*** x 8
As the Main Draw tournament of Rio Open 2015 will follow the Olympic competition format, therefore a modified breakdown of the prize money will be provided.
-17th*: Teams ranked 17th, who are losers of lucky loser matches will receive USD 1,500 per team.
-19th**: Teams ranked 19th, who are 4th ranked teams in the pools of Main Draw tournament will receive USD 1,100 per team.
-25th***: Teams ranked 25th, who are the losers of last round of the Qualification tournament will receive USD 800 per team.
Breakdown of FIVB World Ranking Points (per athlete)
As the Main Draw tournament of Rio Open 2015 will follow the Olympic competition format, therefore a modified points will be applied to 19th ranked teams.
-Teams ranked 19th in the Main Draw tournament, 4th ranked in the pools after the completion of round robin will be awarded with 83 points.