FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour

Xiamen Open | 22 - 27 September 2015

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EVENT'S SCHEDULE

 

 

Country Quota Playoff (CQPO)

Date/ Time Location

Men

Women

Arrival CQPO teams

Sunday, 20 September

Monday, 21 September

Preliminary Inquiry CQPO teams
(mandatory attendance)

Monday, 21 September

Tuesday, 22 September

Technical Meeting CQPO teams

(mandatory attendance)

Monday, 21 September

Tuesday, 22 September

CQPO tournament

Monday, 21 September

Tuesday, 22 September

Departure of eliminated teams

Tuesday, 22 September

Wednesday, 23 September

 

 

Qualification Tournament

Date/ Time Location

Men

Women

Arrival Qualification teams

Monday, 21 September

Tuesday, 22 September

Preliminary Inquiry Qualification teams

(mandatory attendance)

Monday, 21 September at 17:00-18:00

Tuesday, 22 September at 17:00-18:00

Technical Meeting Qualification teams

(mandatory attendance)

Monday, 21 September at 18:00-18:30

Tuesday, 22 September at 18:00-18:30

Qualification tournament

Tuesday, 22 September

Wednesday, 23 September

Departure of eliminated teams

Wednesday, 23 September

Thursday, 24 September

 

Main Draw Tournament

Date/ Time/ Location

Men

Women

Arrival of Main Draw teams

Tuesday, 22 September

Wednesday, 23 September

Preliminary Inquiry

(mandatory attendance)

Tuesday, 22 September at 18:00-19:00

Wednesday, 23 September at 17:30-18:30

Technical Meeting

(mandatory attendance)

Tuesday, 22 September at 19:00-19:30

Wednesday, 23 September at 18:30-19:00

Pool play matches (start – end)

Wednesday, 23 September- Thursday, 24 September

Thursday, 24 September - Friday, 25 September

Departure of eliminated teams

Friday, 25 September

Saturday, 26 September

Round of 24 matches (start – end)

Friday, 25 September

Friday, 25 September

Departure of eliminated teams

Saturday, 26 September

Saturday, 26 September

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

Friday, 25 September

Saturday, 26 September

Departure of eliminated teams

Saturday, 26 September

Sunday, 27 September

Semi-Final matches (start – end)

Saturday, 26 September

Sunday, 27 September

Final matches and awarding ceremonies (start – end)

Saturday, 26 September

Sunday, 27 September

Departure of athletes

Sunday, 27 September

Monday, 28 September

 

 

 

 

EVENT's REGULATIONS

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Competition Format

 

FIVB World Tour Open is composed of the following phases:

 

– Continental Quota Playoff (if any)

– Country Quota Playoff (if any)

– Qualification Tournament

– 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).