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WELCOME TO ÅLESUND

The scenic art noveau town, situated where the ocean meets the magnificent and majestic fjords, Ålesund is known for its history, going back to the age of the vikings, known internationally for its maritime cluster and as a center for fish production and export.

Here, in the timeframe 21st – 23rd May 2020 on behalf of the European Maritime Pilots’ Association, the Norwegian Pilots’ Association will arrange the 56th annual European football championship for maritime pilots.

ACCOMODATION

We have made arrangments with discounted rates at three different hotels in Ålesund. Bookings are preferably done by sending the hotel an email directly before 1st March 2020. Specify that the booking is done under the “EMPA block” to get the discounted rates. There are a finite numbers of rooms reserved and booking is done on a first come, first served basis, so be sure to book your stay early.

Hotel Brosundet

NOK 1250 Single room pr night
  • Double room: NOK 1450 pr night
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Scandic Parken Hotel

Home of the banquet Friday night
NOK 795 Single room pr night
  • Double room: NOK 950 pr night
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Quality Hotel Ålesund

NOK 925 Single room pr night
  • Double room: NOK 1025 pr night
  • Rooms upgradable to superior
    for a fee of NOK 300 pr night

Scandic Parken Hotel will be base camp for the tournament, and where the dinner party will be held on Friday night.

To book rooms, contact the hotel, preferably by email:
Phone: +47 70 13 23 00
E-mail: parken@parkenhotel.no
Hotel’s webpage

For discount prices, specify that you shall book under the EMPA block. Prices:
Single room: 795 NOK
Double room: 950 NOK

Rooms will have to be booked before 1st March 2020 in order to guarantee these prices.

Hotel Brosundet is another possibility for accomodation.

To book rooms, contact the hotel, preferably by email:
Phone: +47 70 10 33 00 
E-mail: post@brosundet.no
Hotel’s webpage

For discount prices, specify that you shall book under the EMPA block. Prices:
Single room: 1250 NOK
Double room: 1450 NOK

Rooms will have to be booked before 1st March 2020 in order to guarantee these prices.

TIME SCHEDULE

THURSDAY 21st

  • Arrival at the hotel 15:00
  • Welcome party and drawing ceremony 19:00

    The welcome party and drawing ceremony will be held at the restaurant "BRO" ("Bridge"), by the seaside in downtown Ålesund.

FRIDAY 22nd

  • Departure hotel for football pitches 08:30

    The tournament will be held in Langevåg, 30 minutes' drive from Ålesund. The football pitches are two with artifical grass and one with natural grass. Nearby the pitches you can also play football golf, frisbee golf, sand football and sand volleyball.

  • Ladies' tour 09:00

    The ladies tour will be a fantastic boat trip from Ålesund to the majestic Hjørundfjord. Here you will have lunch and enjoy the spectacular view before the boat takes you to the historic Devold factory in Langevåg - now transformed into a shopping mall with several opportunities for bargains and experiences. Here you can enjoy some shopping before coming to the field for the finals in the tournament.

  • Dinner and dance party 19:30

    The dinner and dance party will be held at the Scandic Parken Hotel.

CONTACT

For any inquiries, please contact us by E-mail.
We look forward to seeing you in May 2020!

E-mail: post@empafootball2020.com

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