FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour

Xiamen Open | 7 - 12 octobre 2014

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EVENT'S SCHEDULE

 

 

Qualification Tournament

Date/Time/Location

Men

Women

Arrival Qualification teams

6 October

7 October

Preliminary Inquiry Qualification teams

6 October - time & location TBD

7 October - time & location TBD

Technical Meeting Qualification teams

6 October - time & location TBD

7 October - time & location TBD

Qualification tournament

7 October

8 October

Departure of eliminated teams

8 October

9 October

 

Main Draw Tournament

Date/Time/Location

Men

Women

Arrival of Main Draw teams

7 October

8 October

Preliminary Inquiry

7 October - time & location TBD

8 October - time & location TBD

Technical Meeting

7 October - time & location TBD

8 October - time & location TBD

Pool play matches (start – end)

8-9 October

9-10 October

Departure of eliminated teams

10 October

11 October

Round of 24 matches (start – end)

10 October

11 October

Departure of eliminated teams

11 October

12 October

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

10 October

11 October

Departure of eliminated teams

11 October

12 October

Semi-Final matches (start – end)

11 October

12 October

Final matches and awarding ceremonies (start – end)

11 October

12 October

Departure of athletes

12 October

13 October

 

 

EVENT's REGULATIONS

Coming soon

 

Competition Format

 

The Qualification Tournament for both genders in an FIVB Open event is made up of 32 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).