FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour

Moscow Grand Slam 2016 | 24 - 29 May 2016

#MoscowGS


EVENT'S SCHEDULE

 

Country Quota Playoff (CQPO)

Date/ Time Location

Men

Women

Arrival CQPO teams

Monday, May 23

Monday, May 23

Preliminary Inquiry CQPO teams

12:00-13:00 at the venue
Monday, May 23

12:00-13:00 at the venue
Monday, May 23

CQPO tournament

Monday, May 23

Monday, May 23

Departure of eliminated teams

Tuesday, May 24

Tuesday, May 24

 

Qualification Tournament

Date/ Time Location

Men

Women

Arrival Qualification teams

Monday, May 23

Monday, May 23

Preliminary Inquiry Qualification teams

16:00 - 19:00, Monday, May 23
at Venue, 39 Leningradskoe hwy

16:00 - 19:00, Monday, May 23
at Venue, 39 Leningradskoe hwy

Qualification tournament

Tuesday, May 24

09:00- 17:00

Tuesday, May 24

09:00- 17:00

Departure of eliminated teams

Wednesday, May 25

Wednesday, May 25

 

Main Draw Tournament

Date/ Time/ Location

Men

Women

Arrival of Main Draw teams

Tuesday, May 24

Tuesday, May 24

Preliminary Inquiry

16:00-19:00
Tuesday, May 24
DoubleTree by Hilton
Moscow-Marina,

Players Informational Desk

39, bld 1 Leningradskoe hwy

16:00-19:00
Tuesday, May 24
DoubleTree by Hilton
Moscow-Marina,

Players Informational Desk

39, bld 1 Leningradskoe hwy

Question Session with FIVB & Organiser

21:00
Tuesday, May 24
DoubleTree by Hilton
Moscow-Marina,

Players Informational Desk

39, bld 1 Leningradskoe hwy

21:00
Tuesday, May 24
DoubleTree by Hilton
Moscow-Marina,

Players Informational Desk

39, bld 1 Leningradskoe hwy

Pool play matches (start – end)

Wednesday & Thursday
May 25-26

Wednesday & Thursday
May 25-26

Departure of eliminated teams

Friday, May 27

Friday, May 27

Round of 24 matches (start – end)

Friday, May 27

Friday, May 27

Departure of eliminated teams

Saturday, May 28

Saturday, May 28

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

Friday & Saturday, May 27-28

Friday & Saturday, May 27-28

Departure of eliminated teams

Sunday, May 29

Saturday, May 29

Semi-Final matches (start – end)

Saturday, May 28

Saturday, May 28

Final matches and awarding ceremonies (start – end)

Sunday, May 29

Sunday, May 29

Departure of athletes

Monday, May 30

Monday, May 30

 

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).