How do I register?
You register through our e-booking system. You'll find the link on this website in the top menu from early October 2017. You book accommodation (hotel), transport and sport event participation. The form must be filled in before deadline 5th of January 2018.
When is deadline for registering?
5th of January 2018.
How do I pay?
The invoice will be sent to you in the end of January 2018. Payment terms are 30 days. We highly appreciate payment coming in prior to the start of the event (February 8, 2018).
What is the cancellation policy?
To facilitate the process of arranging hotels, transports and game schedules the organizer FIFH appeal to all participants to avoid all kinds of late changes done after the deadline for registration (5th of January 2018).
In connection with the dispatch of invoices (late January 2018) we can no longer guarantee repayment in case of cancellation.
Which level of the sport event can I expect?
The levels of the sport events differs considerably depending on sport. Most sports offers a wide variety of classes and welcome players from beginner/open/junior/youth classes to elite classes/paralympic level.
Choose ”sports” in the top menu to see which classes each event offer.
Who can participate, do I need a license?
Malmö Open aims to be the perfect debut tournament for rookies as well as meeting the requirements as a nice challenging event for experienced athletes. Most sports offers a selection of events for both non-licensed participation and classes restricted only for classified and licensed players.
How is the local transport arranged?
We provide local transport for the participants in Malmö Open through ”Specialtransporter Malmö Stad”. Please note that this service is only available for those who booked it our official hotels through the online registration page.
When registering it’s important that you specify your arrival and departure time.
All buses are accessible and equipped with a driver with adequate knowledge (medical etc).
On arrival days transport can be provided upon request. On departure day (Sunday 11th of February 2018) transport from the sport venues to Malmö Central Station, Malmö Triangeln Station and Malmö Airport Sturup will be available.
On competition days (Friday 9th - Sunday 11th of February 2018) transport from the official hotels to the different sport venues will be available from 7.30 AM and back after the end of each event in the afternoon/evening.
If you wish any other transportation we refer to the public transport www.skanetrafiken.se
Who must have an accreditation card?
All players, coaches and assistants/companions who want to use the local transport by the organisation or/and need access to the competition areas at the sport venues MUST have a valid accreditation card.
Where can I buy MO merchandise?
In connection to all sport venues you will find merchandise for sale. Don’t hesitate to ask some of our staff for more information.
What kind of meals are offered?
Breakfast in included at all official hotels.
Lunch will be for sale at all official venues.
The official Malmö Open hotels will contact each contact person of the registered club to offer pre-booked dinners. It might be difficult to get to a restaurant in Malmö a Friday or Saturday evening and get a table for a whole group. Therefore our official hotels offer good prices and space for the whole teams for dinner. This can also be requested on the online registration page.
When and where is the price ceremony?
Medals are distributed at each arena by persons from the city council and business industry of Malmö. Please note that the challenge prize trophy will stay in Malmö and the club will receive a goblet with engraved print which belongs to the club/team. When a club/team has achieved the trophy five times, regardless of order, the club finally receive the trophy.
Do I need insurance?
The participants in Malmö Open are expected to have a valid insurance for the purpose of the games. If the events, service, transport or such would cause injury or damage the organizer nor the organization is in charge. The organizer disclaims all liability of injury or disease connected to the events.
What kind of weather conditions can are expected?
Unfortunately the weather in the south of Sweden in February is not the most pleasant. Minus 5 to plus 5 degrees, windy and rain or snow should be expected.
All hotel- and sport venue compartments will be well heated and comfortable to stay in.
Can you help out with visa applications?
Yes we can send you an attested certification to proof your participation in the parasport games. Get in touch with us through email or phone.
How do I get more detailed and personal information?