FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour

Olsztyn Grand Slam | 14 - 19 June 2016

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EVENT'S SCHEDULE

 

 

Qualification Tournament

Date/Time/Location

Men

Women

Arrival CQPO teams (if any)

13.06

12.06

Preliminary Inquiry CQPO teams

14.06

13.06

Arrival Qualification teams

14.06

13.06

Preliminary Inquiry Qualification teams

14.08. 17.30-19.30

13.06. 17.30-19.30

Technical Meeting Qualification teams (please, specify if it will be organized)

NONE

NONE

Qualification tournament

15.06.

14.06.

Departure of eliminated teams

16.06.

15.06.

 

Main Draw Tournament

Date/Time/Location

Men

Women

Arrival of Main Draw teams

15.06.

14.06

Preliminary Inquiry

15.06.

17.30-19.30

14.06

17.30-19.30

Technical Meeting

(please, specify if it will be organized)

NONE

NONE

Pool play matches (start – end)

16-17.06

15-16.06

Departure of eliminated teams

18.06.

17.06

Round of 24 matches (start – end)

18.06

17.06

Departure of eliminated teams

19.06

18.06

Quarter Final matches (start – end)

18.06 (TBC)

17.06 (TBC)

Departure of eliminated teams

19.06

18.06

Semi-Final matches (start – end)

19.06/TBC

18.06/TBC

Final matches and awarding ceremonies (start – end)

19.06/TBC

18.06/TBC

Departure of athletes

20.06

19.06

 

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).