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Old 11-07-2005, 02:25 AM   #46
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When we traveled to China in March 2004, the flight from the west coast was about fourteen hours.
Thanks for the info I figured it was pretty long, so from Austin it'd be about 3 more hours, if he goes directly from PA, add a couple more hours onto that. In andy case, it's a whole crapload of traveling in the span of a few days - that's tough on the mind and body too, so he really needs to get there a few days before play begins so that he can adjust
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You also have to factor in the time zone effect with China being ten to twelve hours ahead of the US time zones.
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The other thing to remember is that Andy most likely flies first class. I have been told that on the trans-Pacific flights, the first class seats make into beds. I cannot state that with any authority because we flew economy class.
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I hope Andy makes the attempt to play Shanghai and defers any final decision until the last possible minute.
I'm sure he will At least, I really hope he will.
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Our flight from DFW to San Francisco was about three hours.

There are direct flights from JFK to China. If Andy goes to Pennsylvania, I presume that Andy would fly from NYC.

My sense of the Philadelphia airport (from traveling to the Jersey shore last summer) is that it is fairly small for such a large city.
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Knowing Andy, he will go to Austin, even if it's only for a few hours or something lol

Hopefully, he just skips the thing in Philly - at least that would let him stay in Austin a couple days to get solid treatment in one place

At this point, though, who the hell knows with him lol
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Thanks for the info I figured it was pretty long, so from Austin it'd be about 3 more hours, if he goes directly from PA, add a couple more hours onto that. I'm sure he will At least, I really hope he will.
Yeah, I'm sure too. Our local media doesn't make any news about his injure or pull like Marat till now. So I think they are sure Andy will come to Shanghai.

PS, Is Chicago near PA?
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PS, Is Chicago near PA?
Hmm, not really. A couple of hours in a plane or so, I'd guess.
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Yeah, I'm sure too. Our local media doesn't make any news about his injure or pull like Marat till now. So I think they are sure Andy will come to Shanghai.

PS, Is Chicago near PA?
Or a long day's drive.
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With Andy you just never know, why don't I have a hard time seeing him going Paris..Austin..Philadelphia..Shanghai
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Yeah, Freedom, who knows Andy?

I guess maybe he won't come on time. May be he will come like Marat on 11th.
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Why is Marat going to Shanghai? The thing is, Marat is not playing. Andy is, so Marat can go there late and it's fine, maybe he's just going to participate in the opening ceremonies on the 12th and give a press conference.

But Andy would be there to play - he has to get there earlier than the 11th, that would give him less than 2 days to adjust to a HUGE time difference and very different playing conditions, a new stadium that he's never been to before, etc. If he's got any chance to do well in Shanghai, he has to get there before the 11th.

According to the Shanghai papers, Federer is already there. I hope that Andy realizes before it's too late in his career that getting to tournaments early for proper preparation is SO vital to success.
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Why is Marat going to Shanghai? The thing is, Marat is not playing. Andy is, so Marat can go there late and it's fine, maybe he's just going to participate in the opening ceremonies on the 12th and give a press conference.

But Andy would be there to play - he has to get there earlier than the 11th, that would give him less than 2 days to adjust to a HUGE time difference and very different playing conditions, a new stadium that he's never been to before, etc. If he's got any chance to do well in Shanghai, he has to get there before the 11th.

According to the Shanghai papers, Federer is already there. I hope that Andy realizes before it's too late in his career that getting to tournaments early for proper preparation is SO vital to success.
Yes, Deb, that's just my guess ane hope. Hope he will come, even just attend some shows like Marat.

Roger has come. He seems very good shaped. His mother and sister will also come here later. Today, on 7th, Agassi and Nadal will also come to Shanghai.
We have checked the airline that Andy has already booked the 9th tickets with Dean. I thinik the booking is before his injure.

anyway, our plan will not change, i.e. to meet him on 9th at the airport.
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With Andy you just never know, why don't I have a hard time seeing him going Paris..Austin..Philadelphia..Shanghai
I think he gets frequent flyer miles if he charges those plane tickets to his AmEx card.
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SO SAD!
good luck to you ,Andy@
We've got cheer up, looking forward to his wonderful performance in Shanghai !!!!!!!!
Yes, he will!
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Yeah, Freedom, who knows Andy?

I guess maybe he won't come on time. May be he will come like Marat on 11th.
Calm down, relax!
There is no need to worry too much about that , I believe
Andy will be Ok, absolutely. God will help him out !
Cross our fingers for him
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Calm down, relax!
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Andy will be Ok, absolutely. God will help him out !
Cross our fingers for him
all of us hope so. Andy should come and attend the match.

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