FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour

Moscow Grand Slam | 26 - 31 May 2015

#MoscowGS


EVENT'S SCHEDULE

 

 

Country Quota Playoff (CQPO)

Date/ Time Location

Men

Women

Arrival CQPO teams

Sunday, May 24

Sunday, May 24

Preliminary Inquiry CQPO teams

13:00 at the venue
Monday, May 25

13:00 at the venue
Monday, May 25

Technical Meeting CQPO teams

13:00 at the venue
Monday, May 25

13:00 at the venue
Monday, May 25

CQPO tournament

14:00 - 18:00
Monday, May 25

14:00 - 18:00
Monday, May 25

Departure of eliminated teams

Tuesday, May 26

Tuesday, May 26

 

Qualification Tournament

Date/ Time Location

Men

Women

Arrival Qualification teams

Monday, May 25

Monday, May 25

Preliminary Inquiry Qualification teams

13:00 - 20:30
Monday, May 25

13:00 - 19:30
Monday, May 25

Technical Meeting Qualification teams

21:00
Monday, May 25
DoubleTree by Hilton
Moscow-Marina

39, bld 1 Leningradskoe hwy

20:00
Monday, May 25
DoubleTree by Hilton
Moscow-Marina

39, bld 1 Leningradskoe hwy

Qualification tournament

Tuesday, May 26

Tuesday, May 26

Departure of eliminated teams

Wednesday, May 27

Wednesday, May 27

 

Main Draw Tournament

Date/ Time/ Location

Men

Women

Arrival of Main Draw teams

Tuesday, May 26

Tuesday, May 26

Preliminary Inquiry

13:00-20:30
Tuesday, May 26
DoubleTree by Hilton
Moscow-Marina,

Players Informational Desk

39, bld 1 Leningradskoe hwy

13:00-19:30
Tuesday, May 26
DoubleTree by Hilton
Moscow-Marina,

Players Informational Desk

39, bld 1 Leningradskoe hwy

Technical Meeting

21:00
Tuesday, May 26
DoubleTree by Hilton
Moscow-Marina,

Players Informational Desk

39, bld 1 Leningradskoe hwy

20:00
Tuesday, May 26
DoubleTree by Hilton
Moscow-Marina,

Players Informational Desk

39, bld 1 Leningradskoe hwy

Pool play matches (start – end)

Wednesday & Thursday
May 27-28

Wednesday & Thursday
May 27-28

Departure of eliminated teams

Friday, May 29

Friday, May 29

Round of 24 matches (start – end)

Friday, May 29

Friday, May 29

Departure of eliminated teams

Saturday, May 30

Saturday, May 30

RD of 16 / ¼ Final matches (start – end)

Friday & Saturday, May 29-30

Friday, May 29

Departure of eliminated teams

Sunday, May 31

Saturday, May 30

Semi-Final matches (start – end)

Saturday, May 30

Saturday, May 30

Final matches and awarding ceremonies (start – end)

Sunday, May 31

Sunday, May 31

Departure of athletes

Monday, June 1

Monday, June 1

 

 

EVENT's REGULATIONS

Click here to get access to the Event's Regulations of the tournament.

 

Competition Format

 

FIVB World Tour Grand Slam is composed of the following phases:

 

– Continental Quota Playoff (if any)

– Country Quota Playoff (if any)

– Qualification Tournament (applicable only for FIVB World Tour events)

– Main Draw Tournament

 

Country Quota Playoff is played with a maximum of six (6) same country teams in a Single Elimination format, in case and NF has entered more teams than available NF spots in the Qualification Tournament at the time the Confirmed NF Entry List is issued.

 

The Qualification Tournament is played in a Single Elimination format with a maximum of thirty-two (32) teams, after Country Quota calculations.


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);

- 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).