FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour

Sao Paulo Grand Slam | 23 - 28 septembre 2014

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EVENT'S SCHEDULE

 

 

Qualification Tournament

Date/Time/Location

Men
September 22nd

Women

September 22nd

Arrival Qualification teams

 September 22nd

 September 22nd

Preliminary Inquiry Qualification teams

 September 22nd

 September 22nd

Technical Meeting Qualification teams

 September 22nd

 September 22nd

Qualification tournament

 September 23rd

 September 23rd

Departure of eliminated teams

 September 24th 

 September 24th

 

Main Draw Tournament

Date/Time/Location

Men

Women

Arrival of Main Draw teams

  September 23rd

 September 23rd

Preliminary Inquiry

 September 23rd

 September 23rd

Technical Meeting

 September 23rd

 September 23rd

Pool play matches (start – end)

Sept. 24 - 25

 Sept. 24 - 25

Departure of eliminated teams

 September 26th

 September 26th

Round of 24 matches (start – end)

 September 26th

 September 26th

Departure of eliminated teams

 September 27th

 September 27th

Round of 16 matches (start-end)

September 26th

September 26th

Departure of eliminated teams

September 27th

September 27th

8th (Quarter) Final matches (start – end)

 September 26th

September 26th

Departure of eliminated teams

 September 27th

 September 27th

Semi-Final matches (start – end)

 September 27th

 September 27th

Bronze Medal matches

September 27th

September 27th

Final matches and awarding ceremonies (start – end)

 September 28th

 September 28th

Departure of athletes

 September 29th

 September 29th

 

 

 

 

EVENT's REGULATIONS

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Competition Format

 

The Qualification Tournament for both genders is a Grand Slam event made up of 24 teams playing in a single elimination format with 8 teams advancing to the Main Draw.

The Main Draw Tournament of each gender is made up of 32 teams and is played through a first phase of eight (8) pools of four (4) teams each (Round Robin) and a second phase with twenty-four (24) teams playing in a Single Elimination format (the losers of the semifinal matches will play the bronze medal match, while the winners of the semifinal matches will play the gold medal match). From the Round Robin phase the 1st, 2nd and 3rd ranked teams from each pool will advance to the single elimination phase (total: twenty-four (24) teams).