Friday, 25 July 2014

2009 Junior World Championships | Women
15/09/2009 - 20/09/2009

  Presentation
General Info


Click here for Event Regulations: WT/06

Blackpool
, United Kingdom

16th - 20th September 2009
 

Promoter National Federation
Beach Volleyball UK Ltd
22 Greenhayes
Bropadstone
Dorset
BH18 8NA
United Kingdom

Tel: +44 01202 603204 
Fax: +44 01202 603204
email: worldjuniors@beach-volleyball.co.uk

 

english volleyball association
Suite B, Loughborough Technology centre
Epinal way
Loughborough LE11 3GE
ENGLAND

Tel: +44 (1509) 63 16 99
Fax: +44 (1509) 63 16 89
e-mail: info@volleyballengland.org
Website: www.volleyballengland.org
President: Mr. Richard CALLICOTT
Map of the area & closest aiports

Map of the area:


View Larger Map Airport : Manchester Distance from the airport: 93km Transport available: Yes Bus service contact TBA

Host Broadcaster

Venue

 

TBA

Address: St Chads Headland
South Promenade
Blackpool
Lancashire

Tel. TBA
Fax. TBA

Event Office

Organizers chart

Beach Volleyball UK Ltd
22 Greenhayes
Bropadstone
Dorset
BH18 8NA
United Kingdom

Tel: +44 01202 603204 
Fax: +44 01202 603204
email: worldjuniors@beach-volleyball.co.uk

From: 
TBA
Mobile of any other persons of the 
organization dealing with players, 
officials, etc: TBA

 
 
 
TBA

Main Draw Teams and Officials Hotel

Qualification Teams Hotel
This is the web site link for accommodation booking 
for the Swatch FIVB Junior World Championships:

>>> Website
 

The page includes these contact details:

email:peter.taylor@stayblackpool.com or;

Call +44(0)1253 220080 (Mon-Fri 9am - 5pm GMT)

There is also an on-line booking facility.

Promoter covers the cost regarding to the 
accommodation, meals, catering for the Main 
Draw Players and FIVB Officials.
This is the web site link for accommodation booking 
for the Swatch FIVB Junior World Championships:

>>> Website

The page includes these contact details:

email:peter.taylor@stayblackpool.com or;

Call +44(0)1253 220080 (Mon-Fri 9am - 5pm GMT)

There is also an on-line booking facility.
Big Blue Hotel
Ocean Boulevard,
Pleasure Beach Blackpool,
Lancashire FY4 1ND

Tel: 0871 222 4000
Tel: +44 (0)1253 400045
Fax: +44 (0)1253 400046
info@bigbluehotel.com

Promoter doesn’t cover any cost egarding 
to the accommodation, meals, catering 
for the Qualification Teams, coaches, etc.
Pontins Holiday Park
Clifton Drive North
Lytham St Annes
FY8 2SX
Tel: +44 (0) 1253 298584

Promoter covers the cost regarding to the 
accommodation, meals, catering for the Main 
Draw Players and FIVB Officials.
Pontins Holiday Park
Clifton Drive North
Lytham St Annes
FY8 2SX
Tel: +44 (0) 1253 298584

Big Blue Hotel
Ocean Boulevard,
Pleasure Beach Blackpool,
Lancashire FY4 1ND

Tel: 0871 222 4000
Tel: +44 (0)1253 400045
Fax: +44 (0)1253 400046
info@bigbluehotel.com

Dedicated web site for Blackpool 
hotels: TBA

Promoter doesn’t cover any cost egarding 
to the accommodation, meals, catering 
for the Qualification Teams, coaches, etc.
Board and lodging
The promoter will bear the costs of board and lodging for all participating teams, 
in the main draw (total of 48 teams) until the end of the Pool Play from the evening of Wednesday, 
16th September to breakfast Saturday morning 19th September. Afterwards only 16 teams per gender 
taking part in the single elimination phase will have their board and lodging paid for until 
breakfast on the morning after their elimination. The promoter will not cover any board and 
lodging expenses for the qualification competition teams, coaches, NF head of delegation, athletes’ 
parents or other people accompanying the players.

Athletes are responsible for any and all extra expenses at the hotel such as mini-bar, phone calls, 
laundry, etc. These expenses must be paid at checkout.
Athlete eligibility & Entry Regulations
All athletes participating must be born on January 1, 1989 or thereafter. Only National Federations that will 
send by the 17th of August 2009 the FIVB Junior/Youth World Championships Athlete's agreement and Team 
Entry form along with a copy of their passport can be considered eligible to take part in the event.
It is mandatory to appoint a Head Delegate to accompany all teams from each country.
By 26th August, the English Volleyball Association will communicate to all parties the definitive list of eligible 
participating teams in the Main Draw and in the Qualification Tournament, along with the final Event's 
Regulations.
 
Transportation

All athletes (or their respective NF's) are responsible to bear the expenses of their own international and domestic airfare to and from the closest international or local airports as well as for any airport taxes or visa expenses. Athletes are requested to apply early for their entry visas, whenever needed.

LOCAL TRANSPORTATION: The organizers are responsible to ensure the local transportation for 
free to all main draw teams and head of delegations that in due time will communicate to them 
their respective travel itineraries.
Event Schedule

WOMEN:

15th September (Tuesday)  
Arrival of the Qualification Tournament teams
 
19:00 Preliminary Inquiry (mandatory attendance)
 at Conference Room in Pontins Holiday Village     for the Qualification Tournament teams
    
20:00 Technical Meeting (mandatory attendance)
at Conference Room in Pontins Holiday Village for the Qualification Tournament teams

16th September (Wednesday)
Qualification Tournament (Maximum 12 Matches)
Arrival of Main Draw teams

19:00 Preliminary Inquiry  (mandatory attendance) at Conference Rooms in Pontins Holiday Village  for the Main Draw teams
 
20:00 Technical Meeting (mandatory attendance)
 at Conference Room in Pontins Holiday Village     for the Main Draw teams (mandatory attendance)

17th September  (Thursday)  Main Draw (24 matches)

18th September  (Friday)  Main Draw (12 matches)

19th September  (Saturday)  Main Draw (12matches) 

20th September  (Sunday)   Semi Final and Finals (4 matches)

21st September  (Monday)   Departure of the persons concerned

Training courts available since: Monday 14th September

Total # of competition courts:  4
Total # of warm-up courts: 2

MEN:

15th September (Tuesday)  
Arrival of the Qualification Tournament teams

19:00 Preliminary Inquiry (mandatory attendance)
at Conference Room in Pontins Holiday Village for the  Qualification Tournament teams
                      
20:00 Technical Meeting (mandatory attendance) at Conference Room in Pontins Holiday Village for the Qualification Tournament teams

16th September (Wednesday)
Qualification Tournament (Maximum 12 Matches)
Arrival of Main Draw teams

19:00 Preliminary Inquiry  (mandatory attendance)
at Conference Rooms in Pontins Holiday Village  for the Main Draw teams
                      
20:00 Technical Meeting (mandatory attendance)
at Conference Room in Pontins Holiday Village for the Main Draw teams (mandatory attendance)

17th September (Thursday)  Main Draw (24 matches)

18th September (Friday)      Main Draw (12 matches)

19th September (Saturday)  Main Draw (12matches) 

20th September (Sunday)   Semi Final and Finals (4 matches)

21st September (Monday)   Departure of the persons concerned

Training courts available since: Monday 14th September
Total # of competition courts:  4
Total # of warm-up courts: 2

 Qualification Criteria
 
QUALIFICATION CRITERIA: teams will be selected to play in the event in priority as follows:
1 - The 2008 Beach Volleyball SWATCH FIVB Junior World Championships ranking
2 - National Federations promoting FIVB World Tour events in 2009
3 - Countries currently hosting Challenger and/or Satellite events in 2009
4 - The countries with players featured in the FIVB World Ranking
5 - National Federations promoting continental events and grass roots activities
6 - Each continent will be guaranteed one team in the main draw, if not already qualified through 
points 1, 2, 3, 4 & 5

COUNTRY QUOTA: 2 host country teams, 1 team per foreign country through NF nomination. Each foreign NF may have the possibility to provisionally enroll a second team per gender's event to fill the roster of the main draw or of the qualification tournament. The first team having the priority and the second team must be declared 30 days before the start of the event through the appropriate FIVB form (2009WCH-JUNIOR) and posted onto the FIVB website.

Useful information

Uniforms: The Organisers will provide tank tops for all Athletes in a sufficient quantity, in accordance to the 
FIVB uniform regulations. All Athletes' uniforms will be checked during the Preliminary Inquiry. Players on the 
same Team must wear the same colour and style of shorts/brief. The display of the Athletes’ sponsors' logos 
on shorts/briefs and accessories are free as long as it complies with FIVB advertising regulations. (Presence 
of FIVB Presenting Sponsor (Swatch), country code and FIVB number is mandatory on all tops and tank tops).

Rewarding: The winning men's and women's teams of the SWATCH FIVB Junior World Championships will 
have the right to take part in the main draw of one FIVB-Swatch World Tour event scheduled in 2009 or 
in 2010.
The FIVB will grant a wild card at this World Tour event to the two gold medallists winning teams; the wild 
card should be mutually agreed by the FIVB, the National Federation of the teams concerned and the 
Organisers.

The promoter of the SWATCH FIVB Junior World Championships will bear the international travel costs in 
economy class for the 2 winning teams to the above mentioned events.
The teams ranked in the first three places will receive medals at the EVENT. Please take note that this 
event will not attribute any prize money;

Doping: The FIVB reserves the right to perform random doping controls, as per FIVB rules and regulations;

Coaching: National Federations can designate one coach per team who must be approved a minimum of 30 
days before the event concerned by the FIVB. Promoters to give accreditation that allows coaches to be 
seated in a designated area on the centre court. On outside courts, coaches must stay within a designated 
area determined by the FIVB Technical Supervisor.
Forfeit: Each National Federation is responsible for informing immediately both the FIVB and the
Organizers in case of forfeit of an enrolled team through the WT/03 form (from -21 days to the start of the
qualification tournament technical meeting).

Rules for Pool Ranking 

Winner earns 2 points, Loser earns 1 point for the match 
In case of an injury forfeit of a team (team is at the court on time for the start of their match, however cannot 
start the match due to injury), the winning team with be awarded 2 points for the win, a set score of 2:0, and 
little points of 0:0, 0:0. The losing team will be awarded 1 match point, a set score of 0:2, and little points of 
0:21. 0:21. The score sheet however will reflect a score of 2:0 (0:0, 0:0). 
In case of an injury forfeit or an eventual disqualification of a team after the start of the match (as an example 
BRA is leading AUS 6:4 in the first set and AUS is injured at this point and cannot continue the match), the 
winning team with be awarded 2 points for the win, a set score of 2:0, and little points of 6:4, 0:0. The losing 
team will be awarded 1 match point, a set score of 0:2, and little points of 4:21. 0:21. The score sheet however 
will reflect a score of 2:0 (6:4, 0:0). 
In case of a forfeit due to no show of the team before the start of their match, the winning team with be 
awarded 2 points for the win, a set score of 2:0, and little points of 0:0, 0:0. The losing team will be awarded 
0 match points, a set score of 0:2, and little points of 0:21. 0:21. The score sheet however will reflect a score 
of 2:0 (0:0, 0:0). The forfeiting team will also be subject to a sanction.
 
FIVB Officials 
TBA
Rules of the game & Sport equipment
 
FIVB Official Beach Volleyball Rules 2007 are on the FIVB 
Web site: http://www.fivb.org/beachvolleyball

Official Ball: MIKASA VLS-200 
Swatch Net: to be provided by the SWATCH
Tournament Ranking
1st ranked team (Winner final 1/2 place)
2nd ranked team (Loser final 1/2 place)
3rd ranked team (Winner final 3/4 place)
4th ranked team (Loser final 3/4 place)

4 teams X 5th place: Losers 1/4 final 
8 teams X 9th place: Losers first round direct 
elimination
8 teams X 17th place: Non-qualified teams of the 
Preliminary Phase.

NO WORLD RANKING POINTS WILL BE ALLOCATED 
TO THE PARTICIPATING ATHLETES
Tournament seeding
Seeding regulations will be announced at the technical 
meeting of the Qualification Tournament and Main Draw.
Tournaments' side events Player Party at the ‘Walkabout’ club, opposite Blackpool’s North Pier at 8pm on Friday 18 Sept. Everyone will be welcome.

www.walkabout.eu.com/home/venues/north-west/blackpool
Ticketing (if any) Information to follow asap
Hospitality Package Information to follow asap
Kids Camp Information to follow asap

TV & Radio Channels covering the event

 

Weather Conditions

 

 

 

 

Currency

 

Tourist Office Web Site

 


Popular Attraction

 

Other recommended Hotels in the Area

 

To be advised asap

Temp: 12c to 19c
Humidity: 25%
Rain: 2.2mm
Wind: 8kph

GB Pounds
see: www.visitblackpool.com

Pleasure Beach www.pleasurebeachresort.com
Big Blue Hotel
Ocean Boulevard,
Pleasure Beach Blackpool,
Lancashire FY4 1ND

Tel: 0871 222 4000
Tel: +44 (0)1253 400045
Fax: +44 (0)1253 400046
info@bigbluehotel.com

4-star hotel rating

Dedicated web site for Blackpool hotels to be advised.