FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour

St. Petersburg Grand Slam | 16 - 21 June 2015

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EVENT'S SCHEDULE

 

 

Country Quota Playoff (CQPO)

Date/ Time Location

Men

Women

Arrival CQPO teams

Sunday, June 14

Monday June 15

Preliminary Inquiry CQPO teams

Monday June 15 - 12:30 - Spa Beach Player Lounger

Tuesday June 16 - 12:30 - Spa Beach Player Lounge

Technical Meeting CQPO teams

Monday June 15 - 12:30 Spa Beach Player Lounge

Tuesday June 16 - 12:30 - Spa Beach Player Lounge

CQPO tournament

Monday June 15

Tuesday June 16

Departure of eliminated teams

Tuesday June 16

Wednesday June 17

 

Qualification Tournament

Date/ Time Location

Men

Women

Arrival Qualification teams

Monday June 15

Tuesday June 16

Preliminary Inquiry Qualification teams

Monday June 15 - 13:00 - 18:00 - Spa Beach Player Lounge

Tuesday June 16 - 13:00 - 18:00 - Spa Beach Player Lounge

Technical Meeting Qualification teams

Monday June 15 - 19:00 - Vinoy Resort Ballrooms

Tuesday June 16 - 19:00 - Vinoy Resort Ballrooms

Qualification tournament

Tuesday June 16

Wednesday June 17

Departure of eliminated teams

Wednesday June 17

Thursday June 18

 

Main Draw Tournament

Date/ Time/ Location

Men

Women

Arrival of Main Draw teams

Tuesday June 16

Wednesday June 17

Preliminary Inquiry

Tuesday June 16 - 13:00 - 18:00- Spa Beach Player Lounge

Wednesday June 17 - 13:00 - 18:00- Spa Beach Player Lounge

Technical Meeting

Tuesday June 16 - 19:30 - Vinoy Resort Ballrooms

Wednesday June 17 - 19:30 - Vinoy Resort Ballrooms

Pool play matches (start – end)

Wednesday June 17 - Thursday June 18

Thursday June 18 - Friday June 19

Departure of eliminated teams

Friday June 19

Saturday June 20

Round of 24 matches (start – end)

Friday June 19

Saturday June 20

Departure of eliminated teams

Saturday June 20

Sunday June 21

8th (quarter) Final Matches

Friday June 19

Saturday June 20

Departure of eliminated teams

Saturday June 20

Sunday June 21

Semi-Final matches (start – end)

Saturday June 20

Sunday June 21

Final matches and awarding ceremonies (start – end)

Saturday June 20

Sunday June 21

Departure of athletes

Sunday June 21

Monday June 22

 

  

EVENT's REGULATIONS

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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).